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Total Quality Logistics Ships Until They Drop

Ken Oaks and friends have built TQL into a multibillion-dollar company. But thousands of ex-employees are suing the company for their fair share of the success.

Here’s the Truth About Those January Flashes in the Sky Near Bethel

In January, Tim Walker and his daughter Carolyn saw 13 red-orange flashes in the sky over Bethel, Ohio. Could it have been aliens?

A Surgeon’s Victims Wait for Justice

Six years after a local spine surgeon fled the country to avoid criminal prosecution, his victims and their families fight for their day in court.

Sherrod Brown Gets Back to Work

Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown’s decision last week to skip the 2020 Democratic presidential race took a lot of people by surprise, but not those who know him well or have studied his long political...

Steve Driehaus Finds His True North

The former politician leads Cincinnati Compass, the region's "Welcome Wagon" for immigrants, after years of Peace Corps service in Africa.

Lighting the Way

Scripps Howard Foundation focuses on boosting childhood literacy

Meet the New Scripps

The Cincinnati-based media giant has embraced the news industry's new-age digital revolution by investing in old-school journalism. Will it work?

Web of Exploitation: How the Construction Industry Systematically Short-Changes Immigrant Workers

How local construction subcontractor R&R Steel got caught paying immigrant workers way less than they were due.

Waiting For The Great Leap Forward

The state of Chinese-American relations at Miami University.

Will Tom Ford’s Film Induce Austin Wright’s Literary Rebirth?

The fourth of Wright's seven novels, Tony and Susan, has been released as a stylish noir film by director Tom Ford. Retitled Nocturnal Animals, the movie opened in selected theaters Nov. 14 and stars Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal.