A new threat in fight against overdoses: Elephant sedative

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A drug used to sedate elephants and other large animals, 100 times as potent as the fentanyl already escalating the country's heroin troubles, is suspected in spates of overdoses in several states, where authorities say they've found it mixed with or passed off as heroin.

  • Written by KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press

Suspect in Ohio I-75 shooting files lots of jail complaints

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — An Illinois man accused of kidnapping a Kentucky woman and fatally shooting her along a southwest Ohio highway says he can't get a fair trial in a county he calls "racially imbalanced" and wants his trial moved.

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