Arraignment set for man charged after missing child hoax

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 23-year-old man accused of impersonating a long-missing child is scheduled for arraignment in federal court. Brian Michael Rini (REE'-nee) of Medina (meh-DY'-nuh)...

More charges for man accused of claiming to be missing child

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man accused of claiming to be a missing child from Illinois is facing new charges. A federal grand jury has indicted 23-year-old Brian Michael Rini (REE'-ne...

60 people charged in illegal prescription opioid crackdown

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal authorities said Wednesday they have charged 60 people, including 31 doctors, for their roles in illegally prescribing and distributing millions of pills containing opioids a...

Richard Cole, last WWII Doolittle Raider, dies in Texas

DALLAS (AP) — Retired Lt. Col. Richard "Dick" Cole, the last of the 80 Doolittle Tokyo Raiders who carried out the daring U.S. attack on Japan during World War II, has died at a military hospital in T...

Ohio man due in federal court on false claim about child

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 23-year-old man faces a U.S. magistrate Tuesday on a charge that he lied to federal agents about being a missing child from Illinois. Authorities on Friday charge...

Police, FBI trying to verify teen is boy missing since 2011

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities are trying to confirm the identity of a teenager who told police he is an Illinois boy missing since 2011. A 14-year-old boy told police in Newport, Ken...

Federal appeals court OKs Ohio law aimed at abortion funding

CINCINNATI (AP) — A divided federal appeals court Tuesday upheld an Ohio anti-abortion law that blocks public money for Planned Parenthood. The full 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals...

Trial opens in suit accusing GOP of gerrymandering in Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Attorneys for voting rights groups argued Monday that Ohio Republicans' goal was to lock in a significant majority when they redrew the state's congressional map, as the trial opened...

Voting rights groups' lawsuit against Ohio heads to trial

CINCINNATI (AP) — Voting rights groups that charge that Ohio's congressional map was unfairly manipulated by state Republicans will have their say in federal court. The trial for a l...

Kentucky teen at center of viral encounter sues over stories

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Kentucky teen at the heart of an encounter last month with a Native American activist is suing The Washington Post for $250 million. He is also threatening legal action against T...

Season-long tribute planned to pioneering 1869 Red Stockings

CINCINNATI (AP) — The 2019 Cincinnati Reds will play games in 15 sets of throwback uniforms — including navy blue and a "Palm Beach" style — during a season-long celebration of the 1869 Red Stockings ...

Ted Bundy's murderous charm still polarizes, 40 years later

CINCINNATI (AP) — She kept her eyes on the dapper, wavy-haired man who smiled, winked and exuded self-confidence as the courtroom proceedings moved along. "I don't know what it is he...

Bundy's deadly charm still polarizes, 40 years later

CINCINNATI (AP) — Thirty years after his execution in an electric chair in Florida, serial killer Ted Bundy's deadly charm continues to captivate and perplex. A new Netflix documenta...

Ohio region reels from series of police deaths

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities in the Cincinnati region are reeling after the deaths of five police officers in less than two months, the latest a 20-year veteran sheriff's deputy killed during a 12-ho...

Court: Reds exempt from tax on promotional bobbleheads

CINCINNATI (AP) — Quoting the Cincinnati Reds' longtime play-by-play announcer, the Ohio Supreme Court declared Tuesday that "this one belongs to the Reds." The state's high court ru...