Spring breaker from Ohio dies in Panama City Beach hotel

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 20-year-old spring breaker from Ohio is accused of tampering with evidence after his roommate died of an apparent drug overdose in a Panama City Beach hotel room.

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Search effort suspended for car that plunged into Ohio River

NEWPORT, Ky. (AP) — Search and recovery efforts were suspended early Wednesday for a car that plunged into the Ohio River after a massive pileup on a bridge leading from Kentucky to Cincinnati.

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Ohio lab starts doing initial Zika testing to speed results

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Department of Health says its laboratory has started doing initial testing in suspected cases of Zika virus to more quickly get initial results to the patients anxiously awaiting them.

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