Gubernatorial candidate proposes surcharge on opioids

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A Democratic candidate for governor in Ohio says she would force drug manufacturers to pay a nickel-per-dose surcharge on prescription opioids sold in the state in an effort to help solve the opioid problem.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ohio seeks technology ideas to solve national opioid crisis

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Ohio launched an $8 million effort Wednesday to attract ideas for using technology to solve the national opioid addiction crisis that has touched scores of families, including that of Columbus mother Jacqueline Lewis, who said solutions can't come too soon.

  • Written by By JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press

Ohio leaders want to deliver on Amazon HQ bids

CINCINNATI (AP) — From hurricane-free weather to cool new brew houses, Ohio leaders are promising Amazon they can deliver what the e-commerce giant would like for its second headquarters.

  • Written by By DAN SEWELL , Associated Press