Kings Island’s WinterFest making return after 12 years

Kings Island’s WinterFest making return after 12 years

MASON (AP) — A southwest Ohio amusement park is reviving its once-popular winter festival after a 12-year absence.Kings Island’s WinterFes...

November 19th, 2017 |  


More than 1.5 million free needles given out in Columbus

More than 1.5 million free needles given out in Columbus

COLUMBUS (AP) — Officials say more than 1.5 million free needles have been handed out to 3,000 drug users in Columbus as health advocates work t...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Ohio tent city is a refuge for the homeless and displaced

Ohio tent city is a refuge for the homeless and displaced

AKRON (AP) — From her home outside Indianapolis, Christy Brooks logged onto Facebook to find her younger sister.For days, she’d been readi...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Bill would cut funding to cities that use traffic cameras

Bill would cut funding to cities that use traffic cameras

COLUMBUS (AP) — An Ohio lawmaker wants to test the theory that traffic cameras are meant to prevent crashes and not boost municipal budgets by c...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Air Force awards $50M contract to research cybersecurity

Air Force awards $50M contract to research cybersecurity

DAYTON (AP) — The Air Force Research Laboratory has awarded a nearly $50 million contract to a defense contractor to research ways to protect we...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Ohio woman 1 of 32 Americans named as a Rhodes Scholar

Ohio woman 1 of 32 Americans named as a Rhodes Scholar

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati woman has been named one of 32 Rhodes Scholars from the U.S.The Rhodes Trust says 21-year-old Camille Borders, a ...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Ann Wedgeworth, known for ‘Three’s Company’ role, dies at 83

Ann Wedgeworth, known for ‘Three’s Company’ role, dies at 83

NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Ann Wedgeworth, who gained fame on film and Broadway before taking on the role of a flirty divorcee on “Three̵...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Neil Bibler, former Associated Press news editor, dies at 81

PHOENIX (AP) — Neil Bibler, a news editor and reporter for The Associated Press during a 33-year career that included stints in several Western ...

November 19th, 2017 |  


Tennis great Pancho Segura dies at 96; coached Jimmy Connors

CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Pancho Segura, who rose from poverty to win six U.S. Pro singles and doubles championships and was one of the world̵...

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‘Cosby Show’ actor Earle Hyman dies at 91

‘Cosby Show’ actor Earle Hyman dies at 91

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Earle Hyman, a veteran actor of stage and screen who was widely known for playing Russell Huxtable on “The Cosby Show,&...

November 19th, 2017 updated: November 19th, 2017. |