Sessions to address opioid epidemic in hard-hit Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions plans to discuss the impact of the country's opioid epidemic during a speech in hard-hit Ohio, where about eight people a day are dying of accidental overdoses.

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Judge: Police staged reason for traffic stop in man's arrest

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A judge has thrown out evidence against a man arrested on gun charges in an order saying police "staged" their justification for the traffic stop and made remarks that suggest "racial profiling."

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Court to hear vote count case over Tennessee abortion limits

CINCINNATI (AP) — A challenge to a 2014 Tennessee constitutional amendment allowing tougher abortion restrictions is coming before a court — but the case centers on vote counting, not women's reproductive health rights.

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