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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed April 16, 2014

Economic Power of Sporting Events

Sporting events such as the NCAA Hockey Division Championship held here in March generate millions for the local economy.

  Sporting events such as the Western & Southern Tennis Tournament, the Flying Pig Marathon, and the NCAA Hockey Regionals are not only big draws for participants and fans, they are also powerful economic generators for the region, bringing millions of dollars into Greater Cincinnati each year.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed February 12, 2014

Curling, on the Button

Curling stones, 44 pounds of smoothed granite, gliding across the ice.

  Curling has been described as a mixture of bowling and shuffleboard, with a hint of bocce, on ice, and has become a sensation of the Winter Olympics. But how much do you know about the sport? Cincinnati Curling Club members Jonathan Penney and Stephanie Simpson join us to explain curling, and why its popularity is growing in the US.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Wed December 11, 2013

A Winter's Walk in the the Woods

Orienteering teaches compass and map reading skills

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Cincinnati Bengals
3:53 pm
Fri August 30, 2013

Bengal suspended for violating drug policy

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The NFL is suspending Cincinnati Bengal DeQuin Evans for the first eight games of the season. The league says Evans violated its policy on performance enhancing substances.

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Flying Pig Marathon
3:23 pm
Thu August 8, 2013

Pig organizers squealing for Rio de Janeiro

The logo design mixes the Olympic colors with the iconic images of Cincinnati and Rio de Janeiro. The 2016 Games will be the 31st Summer Games.
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Flying Pig Marathon organizers are hoping the "Road to Rio Runs through Cincinnati." That's the slogan for their bid to host the 2016 Olympic marathon trials.

Ryan Hall won the 2008 trials and placed 10th in Beijing. He's helping with the bid and race course design. Hall says Cincinnati has great energy.

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