Study Links Hundreds Of Ohio Quakes To Fracking

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new study suggests fracking triggered hundreds of small, unnoticeable earthquakes in eastern Ohio late last year, months before the state first linked seismic activity to the much-debated oil-and-gas extraction technique. The report, which appears in the...

Bearcats’ Season Compared To Bad News Bears

CINCINNATI (AP) — With one of the nation’s worst defenses, a quarterback with bruised ribs and a three-game losing streak, Cincinnati is struggling through one of its worst stretches in years. Things are so dire for the Bearcats (2-3, 0-1 American Athletic) that coach Tommy...

Elections Board Appeals In False Statement Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Elections Commission has appealed a federal judge’s ruling that struck down a state law barring people from knowingly or recklessly making false statements about candidates. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Black last month called...

Bengals Put Marvin Jones On Injured List

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals placed receiver Marvin Jones on the injured reserve list on Tuesday and signed former Browns receiver Greg Little, who hasn’t played since the preseason with Oakland. Jones had 10 touchdown catches last season. He broke his left foot during...

Charges Filed Against 5 Teens In Ice Bucket Prank

CLEVELAND (AP) — Charges have been filed against five teens accused of dumping a bucket of urine, tobacco and spit on an autistic teen who thought he was participating in the ice bucket challenge for charity. Each of the five teens were charged in juvenile court with disorderly...

Ohio Judge Convicted, But Jury Hangs On 8 Counts

CINCINNATI (AP) — A suspended juvenile court judge was convicted Tuesday of a single felony count, but the jury hung on the other eight counts against her. Judge Tracie Hunter was convicted of unlawful interest in a public contract, involving her brother’s court employment....

VCU Picked To Win Competitive Atlantic 10

NEW YORK (AP) — There’s a little bit of a swagger to the Atlantic-10 this season. The league, which had five NCAA tournament teams in 2013, put six teams in last season’s field despite losing Xavier, Temple and Butler to other conferences. Once a one-or-two bid...

Jury Convicts Ohio Judge On 1 Count

CINCINNATI (AP) — A jury in southwest Ohio has convicted a suspended juvenile court judge on a single felony count, but has hung on eight others. Jurors convicted Judge Tracie Hunter of a charge of unlawful interest in a public contract, involving her brother’s employment....

LeBron James To Skip Exhibition Against Bucks

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James will not play in the Cavaliers’ exhibition game against Milwaukee. With Cleveland scheduled for three preseason games in four days, coach David Blatt wants to rest his superstar Tuesday night. James is not injured and Blatt says this is...

LeBron James To Skip Exhibition Against Bucks

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James will not play in the Cavaliers’ exhibition game against Milwaukee. With Cleveland scheduled for three preseason games in four days, coach David Blatt wants to rest his superstar Tuesday night. James is not injured and Blatt says this is...