Governor to sign bill boosting Ohio's addictions fight

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) plans to sign a bill expanding the use of an anti-overdose drug as part of the state's fight against the addictions epidemic killing thousands each year.

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Arson investigators probing Columbus warehouse blaze

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The cause of a massive blaze that gutted a thrift store warehouse in Columbus' Far West Side section earlier this week has not yet been determined.

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Judge orders Ohio to let company reopen brine injection well

CLEVELAND (AP) — The pumping of waste from hydraulic fracturing operations into a closed Ohio injection well is expected to resume after a judge's ruling that the state's oil-and-gas regulator failed to consider a new plan after shutting down the well in 2014 because of two small earthquakes nearby.

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