Man accused of rape amid electronic monitoring to alter plea

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio man who authorities say was on an electronic monitor in an abduction case when he had a 14-year-old girl dropped off at his home by taxi, held her captive for months and raped her in 2015 is scheduled to change his plea.

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Panel of ex-governors to talk opioid crisis at Harvard

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Harvard University is convening four former governors at a forum to discuss their states' experiences grappling with the opioid addiction crisis and the impacts of actions being taken in Washington.

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Cleveland police backlogged on complaint cases amid reforms

CLEVELAND (AP) — The team monitoring Cleveland's court-ordered police-reform agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice has presented a judge with a new plan to address a backlog of unfinished investigations into complaints against police.

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