Ohio governor to announce new limits on pain prescribing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — New limits on prescribing painkillers announced Thursday by Ohio Gov. John Kasich are part of the state's continuing effort to fight a worsening drug addiction epidemic.

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NYC lawyer to lead new Cleveland Community Police Commission

CLEVELAND (AP) — A New York attorney who handles police misconduct cases will be the first director of a new Cleveland commission intended to give community input on policy as reforms are made at the police department.

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Judge: Televangelist, buffet owe $388,000 over unpaid labor

CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio televangelist and his restaurant have been ordered to pay over $388,000 to a group of employees after a judge found that members of his church were urged to volunteer at the buffet and it used the unpaid workers.

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Shipped synthetic drugs seized at Cincinnati-area airport

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal border protection officials say they seized scores of shipments of synthetic drugs this month at an express consignment facility at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.

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