Milkman accused of sneaking drugs, phones into Ohio prison

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A longtime milkman delivered more than what the labels on his packages promised, smuggling marijuana, tobacco and cellphones into an Ohio prison hidden inside milk cartons, a prosecutor said.

  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Groups fear proposal may weaken Ohio River water protections

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A commission that watches over the Ohio River's health across six states may give up setting pollution standards for the waterway, raising concerns it would weaken protections for a source of drinking water for 5 million people.


  • Written by By JOHN SEEWER , Associated Press

Judge in opioid lawsuit talks wants DEA to share drug data


CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal judge wants government-held data about prescription painkiller sales and distribution to be shared with attorneys involved in settlement talks about hundreds of lawsuits over the country's opioid epidemic.