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Anonymous Donor Shocks American Sign Museum

cincinnati.com | Posted 11.06.2011 | Arts

Cincinnatian Tod Swormstedt's plans to expand his American Sign Museum got a jolt of electricity recently in the form of a $900,000 check from an out-...

'Emotionally Charged' Emails Halt Catholic School Ramadan Dinner

AP | Posted 10.26.2011 | Education

CINCINNATI — A Roman Catholic high school dropped plans for a Ramadan dinner after hearing complaints about its partnership with a Muslim advoca...

Former Bronco Indicted For Sex With Coach's Daughter

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.20.2011 | Denver

Former Denver Broncos linebacker Nate Webster is being indicted by a Hamilton County Grand Jury in Cincinnati, Ohio on seven counts of sex charges wit...

American Towns Fight To Fund Cancelled Fireworks Shows

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 09.02.2011 | Business

Fourth of July has come to be best represented by the fireworks that light up the skies of American cities. But this year, many celebrations across th...

Dinosaur Bursts Into Flames

AP | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

MASON, Ohio -- A dinosaur has caught fire during work on an Ohio amusement park's own version of "Jurassic Park," sending up a long plume of smoke tha...

College Graduation: A Very Special Mother's Day Gift

Don McNay | Posted 07.04.2011 | College
Don McNay

Sunday, May 8 is Mother's Day this year. It is also graduation day at Northern Kentucky University. I'll be at Northern, watching my nephew, Nick McNay, go through the graduation procession.

St. Louis Tornado Causes Damage, Injuries At Airport

AP | By JIM SALTER and JIM SUHR | Posted 06.22.2011 | Green

ST. LOUIS -- An apparent tornado tore through a section of St. Louis' Lambert Field on Friday, lifting the roof off a concourse, injuring several peop...

Bookseller's Inventory Being Auctioned: What Will Happen To The Stores?

kentucky.com | Scott Sloan | Posted 06.18.2011 | Books

The future of Lexington's most prominent book retailer will be decided this week. On Wednesday, Joseph-Beth Booksellers' five remaining stores, includ...

Keeneland: The Book

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Don McNay

Just give me one more crack at the ol' race track -The Mills Brothers As the son of a professional gambler, I spent a lot of my childhood at race t...

WATCH: Artist Paints George Clooney As God's Gift To Women In Cincinnati Mural

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

George Clooney may only be in Cincinnati temporarily filming 'The Ides of March,' but one local artist, Mark Schmidt, has commemorated the occasion by...

Don't Grope Me, Bro

Faiz Siddiqui | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Faiz Siddiqui

There is no denying it; I am a national security threat. With the stunts I've pulled, I probably shouldn't be allowed within 50 miles of an airport terminal.

Bengals Coach Decides To Stay After 4-12 Season

AP | JOE KAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

CINCINNATI — The front office won't change significantly. The Bengals will still be practicing in the cold. Even with all that, Marvin Lewis dec...

Wealth Without Wall Street

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

If you trace the history of almost any national company, you'll find that somewhere along the way a story in a publication put that company in the spotlight.

Josh Hamilton, Pete Rose and the Power of Redemption

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Don McNay

Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound, That saved a wretch like me. John Newton Before he played in his first major league baseball game in 2007, I ...

Midnight Food Stamp Runs Capture Economic Desperation

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO and DENA POTTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. — Once a month, just after midnight, the beeping checkout scanners at a Walmart just off Interstate 95 come alive in a choru...

Extremism, the Makeover, and Election 2010

Hans Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hans Johnson

Not long ago, a passing familiarity with Bible verses, a flair for rhetoric, and hunger for a following could be enough to land someone in a small-tow...

Wall Street and Legalized Loan Sharks

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

If there was ever a shining example of why you should Move Your Money from Wall Street, legalized loan sharking is a good one.

Citi Field: Baseball's Symbol of Why You Should Move Your Money

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Houston was able to find a stadium sponsor to replace Enron. A city as big as New York should be able to find a sponsor for the Mets' field that is not funded by the American taxpayers.

On Winning the Lottery, "Sin City" & "Big Money"

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Don McNay has been on a book tour, promoting his book, Son of a Son of a Gambler: Winners, Losers, and What to Do When You Win the Lottery. In a ...

A Teaching Role Model on Teacher Appreciation Week

Don McNay | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Don McNay

The first week of May is Teacher Appreciation Week. One that I was glad to have was Dan Tieman. 34 years later, I still remember his teaching. It made an impact on my life.

Ohio Candidate Rebukes Keith Olbermann for Calling Him World's Worst Person (VIDEO)

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Wellington Ennis

David Krikorian has just had one of those weeks where he has gone from local personality to whipping boy, with the stampede of critics that only the blogosphere can bring.

Betting on a 2010 Kentucky Derby Winner

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Don McNay

Each year, I write a column on Derby Day, and if you have followed my advice, you have lost a lot of money. The large fields at the Kentucky Derby throw logic out the window. Still, the betting system I tour is a good one.

Three 'Skinhead' Soldiers, Another Man Held In Attack On Cincinnati Homeless Man

AP | By LISA CORNWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CINCINNATI (AP)-- A soldier and another man have been arrested in the beating of a homeless man, and two other soldiers are suspects, police said Tues...

Goldman Sachs: Too Big For Jail?

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Just because the SEC filed a lawsuit, it doesn't mean they will win. Goldman Sachs could easily prevail. Before we start breaking out the champagne, let's look at what is actually going on.

Gambling in Greater Cincinnati and Lotteries (VIDEO)

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

The video talks about the history of gambling in Greater Cincinnati and the author's connection to the subject. It also talks about the death of a Lakeland, Florida lottery winner, Abraham Shakespeare.