Voters tapped as Ohio opioid crisis stretches foster care

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's opioid crisis is stretching the state's foster care system as more and more children are removed from the homes of their drug-addicted parents, leading to ballot requests Tuesday for more funding.


  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Heated statewide issues, local battles Tuesday in Ohio


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — High-profile statewide measures on crime victims' rights and prescription drug prices will be decided Tuesday in Ohio, along with local elections including mayoral races in three of the state's four largest cities.

  • Written by By JULIE CARR SMYTH and DAN SEWELL , Associated Press

Prosecutor: Seized fentanyl enough to kill entire city


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio county prosecutor says the amount of fentanyl seized from three California men last month was enough to kill the entire population of Columbus.