Ex-cop to plead guilty in scheme to steal up to $250K

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A longtime Ohio policeman accused of conspiring with another officer to falsely obtain search warrants and keep up to $250,000 in cash and property seized in drug investigations will plead guilty to federal charges under an agreement with prosecutors.

  • Written by KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press

Ohio Medicaid gets $25M from Pfizer drug discount settlement

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state attorney general says Ohio's Medicaid program will get nearly $25 million from drugmaker Pfizer Inc.'s payments to resolve allegations that one of its companies didn't give Medicaid the same discounts it provided to private buyers of a heartburn treatment.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two closely watched energy deals in Ohio allowing two utility companies to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS