Cincinnati vs. The World 12.10.14

Plans to turn a former Kings Island Resort and Conference Center into a $35 million luxury apartment complex are in the works by local developers.

Plans to turn a former Kings Island Resort and Conference Center into a $35 million luxury apartment complex are in the works by local developers. The complex has been dubbed the Towne at Deerfield and will have 300 high-end, market-rate apartment units.
Cincinnati +1

According to a recent HuffPost/YouGov poll, 56 percent of Americans (both black and white) disapprove of the Staten Island grand jury decision not to indict NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner. By a 15-point margin, Americans also say it should be illegal for police officers to use chokeholds. World +2

Two Cincinnati women landed on the Financial Times’ first-ever list of the top 100 female financial advisors in the country. Valerie Newell of local RiverPoint Capital Management and Christine Carleton of Truepoint Wealth Counsel were recognized for building large, successful investment firms, according to the Cincinnati Business Courier. Cincinnati +1

A new Senate report revealed the use of 13 “enhanced interrogation techniques,” or harsh interrogation methods, by the CIA on detainees after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. The list includes cramped confinement, nudity, “walling,” in which interrogators slam detainees against a wall, and sleep deprivation, according to the Associated Press. World -1

THIS WEEK
Cincinnati: 2
World: 1
TO DATE:
Cincinnati: 27
World: -10

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