Ohio child advocates: Opioid crisis straining foster care

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The opioid crisis is overwhelming Ohio's foster care system as record numbers of children are removed from the homes of drug-addicted parents, the state's children service advocacy group said Thursday.

  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Officer wounded, suspect dead after hospital shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say a gunman opened fire at a hospital's psychiatric services emergency room Wednesday in Cincinnati, wounding an officer before, they believe, he shot himself to death.

  • Written by By DAN SEWELL , Associated Press

Mom who faked son's cancer sentenced to probation

CINCINNATI (AP) — A woman who prosecutors say falsely claimed her young son had terminal cancer, pretended to be a doctor and fraudulently raised funds for him has been sentenced to probation.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS