Saturday, April 17, 2004 -- Volume 8, No. 108
Hope eases horror
Just the sight of Matt Maupin alive - even as a hostage, surrounded by gun-wielding hooded men - was enough to give hope Friday to family and friends.

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County: Pay up, or walk
Hamilton County is driving some parents to help pay for their kids' food, clothes and shelter.

Sosa Sammy bops Reds
The Reds' game with the Chicago Cubs came down to Danny Graves versus Sammy Sosa and Moises Alou. Sosa and Alou won.
Photos from Friday's game

Stars back Nick
Kevin Costner, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas, Renee Zellweger, Lucy Liu, Bonnie Hunt and Paul Newman - among others - showed up on Nick Clooney's record-setting finance report this week.

Rudi expected to sign deal
Restricted NFL free agents had until 11:59 p.m. Friday to sign an offer sheet with another team, and the deadline has passed for the Bengals' premier RFA, tailback Rudi Johnson.
Weathersby remains serious

Homestyle Home Style
The Cincinnati Flower Show: Turning 15 and still growing. Your guide to this year's flower show and a look back at last year's show, plus decorating tips and finds.

Tobacco faces changes
Each year 400,000 people die from smoking, but that hasn't stopped more than 45 million Americans from using a product largely unregulated by the federal government.

Go on, get out!
April's just about finished fooling us, so go find yourself in a natural setting. Mix and match a few of these activities to enjoy the spectacle that spring has sprung.
get out

friends 'Friends' finale
Fill up your latte cups and snuggle into your overstuffed sofa: the countdown has begun to the finale of Friends.

Tell us where the "friends" will be in 10 years

Complete local news report

E-check relief depends on area
Suit threatened over Fernald waste
Freedom Center sets debut date
Trial over, Norwood waits
Ohio Supremes to convene in Batavia

    • More local news...

Complete sports report

Time for NBA's crowning jewel
Webb changes Taft attitude
Prep sports results, schedules
Sports digest
Sports this weekend on TV, radio

    • More sports news...

Complete editorials report

Prayers for Private Maupin
Adult Happy Meals sell us short on truth
It's time we really acted like 'animals'
Letters to the editor

    • More editorials...

Complete business report

Norwood case being watched
Christian club taking shape
2 firms gain Milacron shares
Experts tell teens to wait on plastic
Qwest ex-execs cleared in trial

    • More business news...

Complete tempo report

Kord's CSO return sure-handed triumph
CSO budget pinch silences Bach series
Cruise group helps 9-11 workers
Gill glad to get Clapton's invitation
Surfer is an honorary triathlete

    • More tempo news..

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