Vegas lawyer's 'Black Lives' protest resembles Ohio case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A deputy public defender in Las Vegas who defied a judge's request that she not wear a "Black Lives Matter" pin in court has become the latest voice of protest in a national debate over police brutality and race relations.

  • Written by KEN RITTER, Associated Press

2 in Ohio charged with dealing tranquilizer-laced heroin

CINCINNATI (AP) — Two Ohio residents have been indicted on federal charges of distributing heroin laced with carfentanil (kahr-FEHN'-tuh-nihl), a substance used to tranquilize large animals that authorities say is 10,000 times more powerful than morphine.