Unprecedented overdose spike slows in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — An unprecedented spike of drug overdoses in the Cincinnati area seem to be leveling off, although are still at higher than normal levels, after a stunning wave last week, authorities said.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

Ohio chief justice on court impacts, roles in drug epidemic

CINCINNATI (AP) — The chief justice of Ohio's supreme court helped bring together experts and officials from nine states in a regional judicial summit on the opioid drug epidemic, even as an overdose surge sweeping nearby streets showed dramatically the scope of the problem.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press