Suspect shot by Butler Co. detective planned ‘suicide by cop,’ sheriff says

Alex Hoskins is held on charges of felonious assault and three felony counts of illegal use of a minor in nudity-oriented material or performance

All 7 siblings orphaned in crash adopted

Their parents were killed and all of the kids were seriously hurt in a rollover crash during a move from California to Texas.
  • Coronavirus

  Pfizer COVID-19 shot expanded to US children as young as 12

US expands use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, paving way for children as young as 12 to get shots.


Cincinnati health officials urge children 12-15 to get vaccine

Ohio to begin offering Pfizer’s vaccine to children 12 and older starting Wednesday

Gov. DeWine signs bill into law that provides millions in rent and utility assistance to Ohioans

Woman shot in OTR, police say

  Butler Co. dog wardens seeking information in animal cruelty case

“I just don’t see how somebody could do that to a dog."
  • Coronavirus

US schools fight to keep students amid fear of dropout surge

U.S. educators are doing everything they can to track down high school students who stopped showing up to classes and to help them get the credits needed to graduate, amid an anticipated surge in the country’s dropout rate during the coronavirus pandemic.

  ‘Don’t give up on Nylo:’ Father of boy, 3, believed drowned in Ohio River speaks for first time

  ‘They’re destroying small business:’ NKY employer frustrated by lack of job applicants

  Sheriff: Butler County detective shoots suspect during child porn search warrant

  Cincinnati Public Schools’ superintendent Laura Mitchell resigns

  VIDEO: Elsmere police officer’s heroics save baby

  How some Tri-State students are coping with their first cicada invasion

Ohio to order fewer COVID-19 vaccine doses the week of May 10

  Ohio to reinstate work search requirement for unemployment benefits

  • National

Boy, 6, realizes dream of being UPS driver after battle with cancer

The 6-year-old, who has battled leukemia since 2017, has loved mail and delivery drivers since he was young and always wanted to be one.


  FC Cincinnati executive chef preparing for first home match

Bengals single game tickets go on sale May 12

The team’s home schedule includes nine regular-season games and one preseason game.


  Curfew to be lifted on Kentucky bars and restaurants by Memorial Day

  Mother facing death penalty for daughter’s murder, prosecutor says

Bengals single game tickets go on sale May 12

Springfield Township woman pleads guilty to stealing money from people with disabilities

Kings Junior High student competing in national “Doodle for Google” art contest

Students were to illustrate what strength means to them and submit their drawings online.
  • National

Grandmother killed in hit-and-run leaving church on Mother’s Day

Police say one person is in custody, and they are looking for three others involved in the deadly hit-and-run with a stolen vehicle.

Cincinnati home improvement contractor accused of taking money, not doing work, Ohio AG says

Job search now required for unemployment benefits in Kentucky

  New 12-week tech training course being offered at Kentucky Career Center

Kentucky Lottery offers coupon for free lottery ticket to adults who get COVID-19 vaccine