Pounds of meth hidden in snail statue found in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials say officers in Cincinnati intercepted more than 50 pounds of methamphetamine that was concealed inside a statue of a snail.

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Concerns in Ohio mount over any repeal of federal health law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio advocates of the federal health care law targeted by President-elect Donald Trump and congressional Republicans said Wednesday that repeal would jeopardize insurance coverage for as many as 1 million Ohioans by 2019 and hurt families and businesses.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent

Crews find more debris in Lake Erie from crashed plane

CLEVELAND (AP) — Crews are finding more debris in Lake Erie from the wreckage of a plane that was carrying six people when it disappeared nearly two weeks ago near Cleveland.

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New business group opposes Straits of Mackinac pipelines

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A business group is forming to support environmentalists battling to decommission two oil pipelines beneath the Straits of Mackinac, where Lakes Huron and Michigan meet.

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