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Lawyers pause plan to divide any national opioid settlement

CLEVELAND (AP) — State and local governments suing over the toll of a nationwide opioid crisis agree that companies in the drug industry should be held accountable, but they have differences on who should have the power to strike any settlement, and how it should work.

  • icon Posted: June 25

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Tuesday 06/25/2019
Lawyers pause plan to divide any national opioid settlement

CLEVELAND (AP) — State and local governments suing over the toll of a nationwide opioid crisis agree that companies in the drug industry should be held accountable, but they have differences on who should have the power to strike any settlement, and how it should work.

Posted: June 25, 2019
Sheriff: Deputy fatally shoots man running at him with knife

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio sheriff says a deputy has fatally shot a man who was running toward him while holding a knife.

Posted: June 25, 2019
Monday 06/24/2019
Case on hold for man charged with posing as missing child

CINCINNATI (AP) — The case of a 24-year-old Ohio man charged with impersonating a long-missing child is on hold in federal court.

Posted: June 24, 2019
Sunday 06/23/2019
Court provides beacon of hope for human trafficking victims

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — At the very end of a long municipal court hallway that mostly smells of sweat and despair, Vanessa Perkins turns slowly as she tries to decide where to sit for a quick afternoon break.

Posted: June 23, 2019
Anti-heroin coalition warns of spike in suspected overdoses

CINCINNATI (AP) — An anti-heroin overdose coalition in the Cincinnati region has issued a warning after a sudden spike in suspected drug overdoses.

Posted: June 23, 2019
Diocese releases names of priests accused of sexual abuse

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Roman Catholic diocese based in Cleveland has made public a list of 22 previously unnamed priests and other clergy it says have been credibly accused of sexually abusing minors.

Posted: June 23, 2019
Ohio says shutting Michigan pipeline would impact refineries

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Operators of refineries in Ohio are worried that a potential shutdown of a Great Lakes oil pipeline in Michigan could push up their costs or even force them to close.

Posted: June 23, 2019
Ohio House OK's permanent fund for cleaning up lakes, rivers

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Lawmakers in the Ohio House have approved creating a permanent trust fund that would pay for projects aimed at improving water quality around the state.

Posted: June 23, 2019
State tourism page highlights Ohio's Moon Landing ties

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's tourism office has made its own launch — a new online page focused on events in the state celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing that featured a native son.

Posted: June 23, 2019
Saturday 06/22/2019
Gazebo where Ohio officer killed Tamir Rice moves to Chicago

CLEVELAND (AP) — The gazebo where 12-year-old Tamir Rice was fatally shot by a white policeman in Cleveland is being rebuilt in Chicago as a temporary memorial and meeting spot.

Posted: June 22, 2019
Cuyahoga River's health lauded 50 years after infamous fire

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's U.S. senators are recognizing environmental progress on Cleveland's Cuyahoga River with a bipartisan resolution.

Posted: June 22, 2019
House OKs bill aimed at addressing public defender shortage

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House has approved a bill that would create a student loan repayment program to help recruit and retain attorneys to serve as much needed public defenders in the state.

Posted: June 22, 2019
Woman fatally stabbed, 3 children injured in Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old man fatally stabbed a woman and injured three children in an attack at a home in Cleveland.

Posted: June 22, 2019
Police: Man arrested in fatal shooting of Ohio girl, 12

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — Police say a man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old girl east of Columbus.

Posted: June 22, 2019
Friday 06/21/2019
Ohio unemployment rate drops slightly for May, to 4.1%

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say Ohio's unemployment rate dropped slightly from April to May.

Posted: June 21, 2019

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