University hires monitor for police reform after fatal stop

CINCINNATI (AP) — The University of Cincinnati has hired an outside monitor to oversee reform of its police department after the fatal 2015 shooting of an unarmed black motorist by one of its police officers.

  • Written by LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press

Early voting data shows strengths for Trump and Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears to be displaying strength in the crucial battleground states of North Carolina and Florida among voters casting ballots before Election Day, and may also be building an early vote advantage in Arizona and Colorado.

  • Written by HOPE YEN, Associated Press

Ohio's community colleges partner with online university

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Community college graduates in Ohio can now transfer to Western Governors University and receive a tuition discount toward earning a bachelor's degree under a new partnership.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Cincinnati braces for racially charged police shooting trial

CINCINNATI (AP) — Under tight courthouse security and close monitoring by local officials concerned about keeping the peace, jury selection begins Tuesday for the murder trial of a white university police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man during a traffic stop.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press