Court: Exhibits used in pill mill trial should be withheld

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A federal appeals court has sided with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration in a fight over the agency's refusal to release thousands of pages of exhibits used in the trial of a doctor convicted of running an Ohio pill mill.


Police chief arrested in nude photo exchange with teen

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio village police chief has been detained on a federal arrest warrant for what authorities say was an exchange of nude photos with a 16-year-old girl.


Police warn against celebratory New Year's Eve gunfire

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police around the country have urged residents against the dangerous practice of shooting off guns to celebrate the New Year and warned of criminal charges against those who do.

  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

People urged to help vulnerable neighbors during deep freeze

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The post-Christmas prolonged, dangerously cold weather across half the country has advocates for the homeless scrambling to get people off the streets and local officials urging residents to assist their elderly neighbors.


  • Written by By DAVID SHARP , Associated Press

Judge won't tolerate 'game-playing' by neo-Nazi site founder

Andrew Anglin, founder of a neo-Nazi website notorious for its racist internet trolling campaigns, has dubiously claimed he lives in Nigeria. A process server swears he recently spotted The Daily Stormer's publisher at a grocery store in his native Ohio.


  • Written by By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN , Associated Press