What to do about suspicious orders is focus in opioid case

What to do about suspicious orders is focus in opioid case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two Ohio counties are asking a judge to find that drugmakers and distributors were not allowed to ship suspicious orders o...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Gun reform backers advance proposal

Gun reform backers advance proposal

COLUMBUS — Advocates for closing what they characterize as “loopholes” in Ohio’s background checks for private gun sales moved...

July 19th, 2019 |  


State budget mandates tuition guarantees – which most Ohio colleges already have

State budget mandates tuition guarantees – which most Ohio colleges already have

A provision in the state budget mandates that Ohio public universities help increase college affordability.But most are already doing what the new rul...

July 19th, 2019 |  



Ohio prosecutor argues video release would endanger judges

Ohio prosecutor argues video release would endanger judges

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio county prosecutor said Thursday releasing security camera footage of a judge being shot and wounded would reveal...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Drug company, 4 people indicted in US painkiller probe

Drug company, 4 people indicted in US painkiller probe

CINCINNATI (AP) — A wholesale drug distributor linked to the flood of opioids into Appalachia and two of its former executives were charged with...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Buried in opioids, sickened community eyes drugmakers’ role

Buried in opioids, sickened community eyes drugmakers’ role

JACKSON, Ohio (AP) — The numbers are staggering: An average yearly total of 107 opioid pills per resident were distributed over a seven-year per...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Governor signs next 2-year, $69B Ohio budget, with 25 vetoes

Governor signs next 2-year, $69B Ohio budget, with 25 vetoes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Gov. Mike DeWine approved a 4% cut in personal income taxes as part of Ohio’s next state budget but vetoe...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Cyberattacks inflict deep harm at technology-rich schools

Cyberattacks inflict deep harm at technology-rich schools

AVON, Conn. (AP) — Over six weeks, the vandals kept coming, knocking the school system’s network offline several times a day.There was no ...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Judge overseeing opioid lawsuits orders release of some data

Judge overseeing opioid lawsuits orders release of some data

CLEVELAND (AP) — A look at how the opioid crisis grew and spread may be much clearer soon after a federal judge overseeing nearly 2,000 lawsuits...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Ohio immigrants anxious ahead of deportation raids set to start Sunday

Ohio immigrants anxious ahead of deportation raids set to start Sunday

COLUMBUS — Although no Ohio cities are named on a list of about a dozen places likely to be subject to immigration raids starting Sunday, many o...

July 13th, 2019 |