Michigan to offer prize in fight against invasive Asian carp

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Faced with the threat that Asian carp could enter the Great Lakes, Michigan is turning to the public for new ideas and plans to offer a prize to whoever comes up with a way to stop the voracious fish.

  • Written by CHRIS EHRMANN , Associated Press

In rare reversal, Ohio court overturns cocaine filler case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's top court ruled Monday that sentences for suspects caught with cocaine can be based on the weight of the entire amount, which could include filler material such as baking soda.


  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Overdose survivors in this Ohio city face misdemeanor charge

WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio community is trying to fight the heroin epidemic by bringing a misdemeanor charge against drug users who are revived by emergency responders using an overdose antidote.