• In this Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, photo, Colerain Township Police Det. Dave Hubbard, left, and Nan Franks, CEO of Greater Cincinnati Addiction Services Council, center, meet with a heroin user, who requested to remain anonymous, five days after she nearly died from a heroin overdose in Colerain Township in Hamilton, Ohio. “I could be dead,” the woman, in her 50s, said as Judy Garland’s voice warbled poignantly in the living room: “Somewhere, over the rainbow, way up high.” (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    Heroin scourge changes role of police in hard-hit areas

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Forehead furrowed, a woman drags on a Camel cigarette, admitting she has only vague memories of nearly dying five days earlier.

  • Cincinnati uses big second half to upend South Florida 88-57

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Troy Caupain finished with 18 points and a career-high 10 assists while Gary Clark added 16 points and 13 boards as Cincinnati used a strong second half to beat South Florida 88-57 Thursday night.

  • Gorham Fayette basketball teams go on the defensive

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Gorham Fayette girls basketball team set a standard against Pioneer North Central on Thursday when it posted a shutout in the third quarter en route to 61-14 win.