Hot air balloon festival prepares for its 17th year
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — A hot air balloon festival in Ohio is preparing for its 17th year, despite challenges including the loss of a major sponsor and last year's big attendance drop due to heavy...
Attorney wants to hear evidence in slayings case
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — The attorney for a man charged with killing his wife and three of her family members says he considers his client to be innocent and wants to hear what evidence police have...
Helen of Troy: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot
HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) _ Helen of Troy Ltd. (HELE) on Tuesday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $40.7 million.
The Hamilton, Bermuda-based company said it had net income of $1.61...
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man suspected of fatally shooting another man at an Ohio home before fleeing to a nearby township has shot and killed himself.
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio man is being held on $1 million bond after his arrest for allegedly stabbing another man to death after arguing about fireworks.
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a man who confronted another man about shooting off fireworks and then fatally stabbed him has been charged with murder in southwest Ohio.
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio are trying to determine the identity of a slaying suspect who appears to have been caught on home surveillance video gunning down a man on a sidewalk at close...
Man’s body found in Great Miami River in Ohio
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff says the body of a man has been found in the Great Miami River in Ohio.
Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones reports the body of 35-year-old Nathan Durbin, of...
11 school districts plan major active shooter drill
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities plan a large-scale school safety exercise involving 11 districts in Ohio.
The Butler County Educational Service Center in southwestern Ohio says nearly 200...
Signet: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot
HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) _ Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG) on Thursday reported a loss of $10 million in its fiscal first quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Hamilton, Bermuda-based company said it...
Nordic American: 1Q Earnings Snapshot
HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) _ Nordic American Offshore Ltd. (NAO) on Thursday reported a loss of $7.2 million in its first quarter.
The Hamilton, Bermuda-based company said it had a loss of 98...
PGA Tour takes fall event to Bermuda
HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — The PGA Tour is going to Bermuda for the first time with a new tournament that adds to the fall schedule.
The Bermuda Championship will be played Oct. 31 through...
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Railroad police are cracking down on people who illegally walk on or across tracks in southwestern Ohio.
The Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News reports the Norfolk...
WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — Family and friends have held funeral services for four relatives found fatally shot in late April at an apartment north of Cincinnati.
Marvell: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot
HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) _ Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL) on Thursday reported a fiscal first-quarter loss of $48.5 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year...
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for shooting into a home last November, wounding two children.
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio babysitter convicted of murdering a 3-year-old girl has been sentenced to life in prison with parole possible after 18 years.
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Man charged with murder in infant son’s death
LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man accused in the death of his infant son and of injuring the child's older sibling has been indicted charges including murder and felonious assault.
Teen convicted in shooting that killed 13-year-old boy
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A 19-year-old man accused of providing a co-defendant with the gun used in a shooting that killed a 13-year-old boy at an Ohio apartment complex has been convicted on murder...
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to killing an Ohio woman after stalking her for months has been sentenced to life in prison with parole possible after 17 1/2 years.
Baby sitter convicted in Ohio toddler’s 2018 death
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio baby sitter charged with murder in a 3-year-old girl's death has been convicted of the child's death.
The Hamilton-Middletown News-Journal reports that a jury...
OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — New rules aimed at preventing fraternity hazing have taken effect at Miami University in Ohio where a student recently reported being beaten and forced to drink excessive...
College student says he was hazed with spiked paddle
OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — A report says a student at a now-suspended fraternity at Miami University in Ohio told university officials he was hazed by members who beat him with a spiked paddle, kicked...
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A driver who struck and killed an Ohio garbage truck operator could face up to five years in prison after pleading guilty to a single, felony count of aggravated vehicular...
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio fire department chief says the department has made significant changes to officer training, ground communications and fire drills in response to a firefighter's...
Man accused of stalking, killing woman pleads guilty
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of killing an Ohio woman after stalking her for months has pleaded guilty to murder and other charges.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds are hoping Scott Schebler is at the center of their resurgence.
Following an offseason that saw a lot of turnover for the last-place Reds, they're...
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio sheriff suggests if you're wanted by the law and have stolen goods in your car, don't park illegally in a handicap spot in front of his headquarters.
Judge: Teachers don’t need police-level gun training
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A judge has ruled an Ohio school district's policy allowing trained teachers and staff to carry concealed weapons in school doesn't need to require the many training hours...
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Reds begin quest to fill center field with Hamilton gone
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds begin their search for a center fielder this weekend when they open spring training play. They have some intriguing options to replace Billy Hamilton,...
Royals’ Gordon eager to play alongside new CF Hamilton
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — With six-time Gold Glove winner Alex Gordon in left and speedy Lorenzo Cain in center, the Kansas City Royals' outfield defense ranked among the best in the majors for the...
Student admits bringing loaded handgun to city school
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio high school student has admitted bringing a loaded gun to school.
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City’s appeal delays lawsuit trial in Ohio Walmart shooting
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio city's appeal arguing a police officer is immune from liability for fatally shooting a black man holding a pellet rifle inside a Walmart store has delayed a federal civil rights trial until later this year.
Fund awards more than $90,000 to stop trafficking in Ohio
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A children's advocacy group has awarded more than $90,000 in grants to help keep at-risk youth in Ohio safe from human trafficking.
The awards from the Ohio Children's Trust Fund come during Human Trafficking Awareness Month, which is recognized each January. The grants are given in collaboration with the Ohio governor's Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force.
Man convicted of killing 2 women gets life sentence
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A man convicted of fatally shooting two women before shooting himself after a police standoff has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility for parole.
Authorities said James Geran (GEHR'-uhn) killed a woman they described as a business associate in a "criminal activity" and dumped her body in Madison Township hours before killing his girlfriend's mother during a standoff with Butler County sheriff's deputies in Trenton in June. He then shot himself.
Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News names new editor
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A 20-year veteran journalist has been named the new editor of the Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News in Ohio.
Hollywood production sets filming day in Ohio city
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Another Hollywood film is scheduled to film in an Ohio city.
Christmas Eve house fire destroys home, 2 cars
WAYNESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A Christmas Eve fire in southwest Ohio has destroyed a three-story home and two cars.
The Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News reports fire crews arrived Monday afternoon to a building engulfed in flames in Wayne Township, some 130 miles east of Cincinnati. Fire officials say everyone in the home evacuated safely.
A Waynesville fire captain says an unattended electric smoker in the garage started the blaze.
Authorities ID Ohio woman found dead in trunk
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities have identified an Ohio woman found dead in the trunk of a vehicle.
Hamilton police say 39-year-old Angela Powers' body was unknowingly driven to Ross Township, where it was discovered last Friday. Ross Township is about 20 miles (32 kilometers) northwest of Cincinnati.
Officials from the Butler County Coroner's Office are working with police to investigate the death.
Ex-officer convicted in sex case involving teen sentenced
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio police officer found guilty of soliciting sex from a teenage girl while he was an officer has been sentenced to nine months in prison.
A Butler County judge sentenced former Colerain Township police officer Robert Brinkman on Wednesday and ordered him to register as a sex offender. The 31-year-old Liberty Township man pleaded guilty in October to charges of importuning and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Man charged in fatal shootings of 2 women pleads guilty
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of fatally shooting two women before shooting himself after a police standoff has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder and murder charges.
Forty-five-year-old James Geran (GEHR'-uhn), of Middletown, entered the pleas Monday in Butler County. He pleaded guilty in the June slayings of 27-year-old Maegan Motter and 63-year-old Sharon McCleary.