Fentanyl drives another record year of Ohio overdose deaths

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An average of 11 people died each day of drug overdoses last year in Ohio, officials said Wednesday as they reported yet another grim milestone in the state's addictions epidemic.

  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Body of female homicide victim identified after 27 years

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say they've identified a woman whose body was found outside an Ohio gas station 27 years ago and have reopened the investigation into her homicide.


Lawmaker, Consumer chief spar over 'political ambitions'

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A fierce Republican critic of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is pressing the agency's Democratic chief to announce his intentions in next year's race for Ohio governor.

  • Written by By JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press