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Federal Opioid Strikeforce Indicts More Than A Dozen Ohio Valley Doctors

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The U.S. Department of Justice announced on Wednesday more than a dozen indictments against doctors in the Ohio Valley on charges relating to the illegal distribution of opioids. These are the first major indictments from the Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid Strike Force, which started work in December. “The opioid epidemic is the deadliest drug crisis in… Read More

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Ohio Considering Increased Hospital Regulation Following Patient Deaths

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – State officials are considering how Ohio might increase regulation of hospitals following allegations that a doctor ordered excessive painkiller doses for dozens of patients who then died. Republican Gov. Mike DeWine tells The Columbus Dispatch it makes no sense that Ohio is the only state that doesn’t license general hospitals. It… Read More

Boss: The Black Experience in Business | Tuesday, April 23 at 8


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Boss: The Black Experience in Business Explores the History of African American Entrepreneurship Tuesday, April 23 on PBS Directed by award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson, the new documentary brings the largely unknown stories of enterprising African Americans to the forefront The history of business and entrepreneurship lies at the heart of the American story, but often… Read More