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The U.S. Government is perfecting a new search engine that will uncover illegal activity, not found by commercial search engines. The search engine is called Memex and DARPA is developing it.

Wired.com reports 17 different contractor teams are working with DARPA

The Strive Partnership recently released its sixth annual report on the state of schools in our urban core, which looks at Cincinnati Public Schools and the Newport and Covington school districts.

After a four-year break, the internationally-acclaimed Cincinnati Flower Show returns this year, and at a new location, Yeatman’'s Cove. Founded in December 1989 by the Cincinnati Flower and Garden Show Society (now the Cincinnati Horticultural Society), the Show debuted in April 1990. Today the show spans five days and features garden and floral exhibits, special events, lectures, food, and innovative ideas for anyone who wants to do something a bit different or special in their own landscapes and gardens.

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  Owners of electric vehicles have more opportunities to get a re-charge in Greater Cincinnati with the addition of five new charging stations. Ann Thompson joins us for details. 

 

  Spring not only brings blooming flowers and warmer weather, it’'s also the high season for swindles and scams, from bogus quick tax refund offers to door-to-door solicitors with seemingly great deals on home and yard repairs. Amber Hunt, consumer advocate reporter with The Cincinnati Enquirer is back with us to discuss the paper'’s watchdog efforts and some of the more common scams and frauds to be on the lookout for, especially at this time of year.

If you would like to report a complaint, call 513-768-8833 weekdays between 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, or visit Cincinnati.com/CallForAction.

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