Ohio News

Drug companies shipped suspicious opioid orders

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Companies that make and distribute opioids didn't abide by a requirement that they refuse to ship orders of the powerful prescription painkillers when they deemed them...Read more

Gov. DeWine backs $1B rescue for Ohio's 2 nuclear plants

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine hopes state lawmakers can agree on a bill that would hand over roughly $1 billion to the state's two nuclear plants.Read more

6-state trooper project to focus on Move Over law

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The State Highway Patrol in Ohio and other members of the 6-State Trooper Project will be collaborating on education and enforcement of the Move Over law.Read more

Ohio lawmakers vote to allow growing hemp, selling CBD oil

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The Republican-led Legislature has passed a measure that would allow Ohio farmers and university researchers to grow industrial hemp and would legalize sales of hemp-...Read more

Brother of former Ohio State running back Beanie Wells shot and killed in Akron

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The brother of former Ohio State running back Beanie Wells has died following a shooting in Akron Thursday.Read more

Ohio raises smoking age from 18 to 21

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The legal age to purchase and use tobacco products in Ohio has been raised to 21 after Governor Mike DeWine signed the state’s next budget on Thursday.Read more

DeWine signs next 2-year, $69 billion Ohio budget, with 25 vetoes

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Republican Gov. Mike DeWine has signed Ohio's next state budget but vetoed 25 provisions, including elements affecting health care and education.Read more