Addiction researchers eager for $20M infusion eyed by Kasich

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio researchers in drug abuse and addiction say they're impressed and energized by Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-siks) proposal to infuse $20 million into scientific breakthroughs that could help solve the national opioid crisis.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press

Civil rights groups alarmed over retreat on police reforms

Civil rights groups reacted with alarm Tuesday, while law enforcement organizations expressed relief, after the Trump administration signaled it may back out of federal agreements that compel several police departments around the U.S. to curb racial bias and excessive force. 

  • Written by ERRIN HAINES WHACK and SADIE GURMAN , Associated Press

Kasich urges Ohioans to embrace technology, not fear change

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Republican Gov. John Kasich urged Ohioans on Tuesday to set aside their political divisions and the "age-old fear of change" to help move the state and nation forward.

 

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press