Online school gets OK for dropout prevention designation

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The giant online charter school locked in a legal fight with Ohio officials over millions of dollars has received initial approval to be designated a dropout prevention school.

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State auditor: Health care company owes Ohio nearly $4M

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's auditor says a home health provider owes the state almost $4 million after state auditors found widespread noncompliance among staff who worked with patients.

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Man accused of vandalizing mosque pleads guilty to charges

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of writing anti-Muslim comments on an Ohio mosque has pleaded guilty to a felony charge of desecrating a place of worship and misdemeanor charges of ethnic intimidation and criminal mischief.

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