Task force: AG should handle fatal police lethal force cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A task force studying methods to improve Ohio's grand jury system says the state attorney general should be given exclusive authority to investigate cases involving police use of lethal force.

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Ohio man who fled to Peru to avoid charges pleads guilty

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who fled to Peru more than a decade ago to avoid prosecution for what authorities say was a $65 million Ponzi scheme has pleaded guilty to federal charges.

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Antioch College earns Higher Learning Commission accreditation

YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) — A southwestern Ohio college says it has been granted accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission, a status that enables opportunities such as access to more financial aid for students.

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