Latest The Cincinnati Enquirer Stories

2010-08-20 08:00:00

CINCINNATI and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Enquirer Media today launched a local advertising relationship with Yahoo! that brings together Enquirer Media's brands, media sales expertise, and leading website audiences with Yahoo!'s scale, online audience targeting capabilities, and display advertising expertise. Enquirer Media will offer Yahoo! digital inventory as part of their local advertising solutions. As a result, local advertisers will benefit from expanded digital...

2010-03-24 10:02:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- David J. Pecker, President and CEO of American Media, Inc. (AMI), announced today that Tony Frost has been named editor-in-chief of National Enquirer. In addition to his new title, Frost now becomes Editorial Director of Globe and Editorial Director of the Enquirer's International Edition, which he has run since 2003. "Tony's massive experience makes him ideally suited for this position. Tony will continue to carry on the Enquirer's tradition of...

2009-09-27 18:58:20

The MidPoint Music Festival in Cincinnati overcame three days of rain and organizers said the indie music event has turned a corner. Executive Producer Dan McCabe said the three-day event, which wrapped up Saturday, had a good run, The Cincinnati Enquirer reported Sunday. I have nothing but positive things to say about the festival, he told the newspaper. Cincinnati came out in the rain and needs to be very proud about this. It turned a corner this year. It has cut a blazing path, and I can...

2009-09-21 06:35:00

CINCINNATI, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Would present-day journalists risk everything they have for their belief in the importance of free and independent press? In 1950 almost every major city had two or more newspapers. Today, 98% of U.S. cities have a lone-paper monopoly. "The Old Lady of Vine Street" is the story of a small band of reporters who had the courage to risk everything they had for their belief in the importance of a free and independent press. They had the audacity to fight the...

2009-09-17 10:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Cityfeet, the leading online commercial real estate network, announced today that it has partnered with Gannett Co., Inc. to bring its database of 350,000+ commercial property for sale and for lease listings to the online editions of the company's 83 daily newspapers. Beginning today, Cityfeet will power the commercial real estate search functionality on the web sites of The Arizona Republic, the Detroit Free Press, The Indianapolis Star and The...

2009-08-20 12:38:53

Former NFL defensive end Roosevelt Theodore Nix was arrested in Hamilton County, Ohio, for not paying $214,245 in child support, authorities allege. The Cincinnati Enquirer reported Thursday that Nix, 42, was arrested on a Hamilton County Juvenile Court warrant for an alleged lack of child support payments for his 16-year-old son, whose identity was not reported. Nix, who reportedly also missed a 2006 child support hearing, is accused of not making any child support payments for the teen...

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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'