The Cincinnati Enquirer

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2011

    Colorado Rockies trade rumors: Ubaldo Jimenez likely staying and other odds and ends

    Ubaldo Jimenez.​For the fan base, this Rockies team has to be annoying on almost all fronts. Given pre-season expectations, they are probably the most disappointing team in baseball. Their stars are obnoxiously average and injured. And the only trade of note the team is likely to make before t ... More >>

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    November 5, 2009

    Get me some lipstick and a pipe bomb! Cross-dresser sentenced for threatening to blow up DIA and George W. Bush

    Frederick Purvis had a date with destiny. And the FBI.​We've all heard about suicide-bombers wearing woman's burkas in Iraq and Afghanistan, but who knew dressing in drag would catch on with wannabe bombers in the U.S. as well? Frederick Purvis of Hamilton, Ohio, was sentenced to thirty mont ... More >>

  • News

    December 11, 2008
  • Blogs

    April 1, 2008

    More Rocky Employees Head For the Exit

    The exodus from the Rocky Mountain News and its affiliates continues at such a dizzying pace that the front door is in danger of flying off its hinges. Among the recent departees is Travis Henry, the editor of, whose farewell piece, published on March 20, reveals that he's accepted a pos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2007

    A Scripps Shuttering Worries Rocky Lovers

    The July 17 decision by overlords at the E.W. Scripps Co. to close the Cincinnati Post and its sister paper, the Kentucky Post, at year's end has locals wondering if the same fate might befall the Rocky Mountain News, Scripps' flagship newspaper. Fortunately, such a move is very unlikely in the near ... More >>

  • News

    February 22, 2007


    A sports columnist is risking the ire of readers by writing about gangs -- and criticizing local media for not adequately covering the topic.

  • News

    April 27, 2006

    Taking the Shot

    DerMarr Johnson was a hot-shot hoopster before a season-ending accident. Can he reignite the heat in Denver?

  • News

    July 16, 1998