ACLU backs pot issue on Ohio ballot; police group opposes

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio proposal to legalize marijuana has drawn support from the state's chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union and opposition from a major law enforcement group.

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Tire went off edge of road in crash that killed 2 women

BASALT, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say two women found dead in an SUV submerged in the Fryingpan River went off the road in the area of a large drop-off near Basalt before dropping 70 feet into the water.

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Ohio man who police say confessed to slaying gets $1M bond

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge has set a $1 million bond for a man who authorities say walked into a Cleveland police district station last week and confessed to fatally stabbing his wife during an argument.

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Boy testifies at sentencing in salmonella-peanut butter case

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — A 10-year-old boy sickened by peanut butter and relatives of women who died asked a federal judge Monday to impose a stiff punishment on a former peanut executive whose food was blamed for poisoning them and hundreds of others.

  • Written by RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press