Blasting underway as part of Akron's $1B sewer project

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Officials say contractors started conducting controlled blasts underground in downtown Akron last week as part of work on the Ohio Canal Interceptor Tunnel.

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New graduation rules tied to tests worry Ohio school leaders

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Public school superintendents from around Ohio are raising concerns that a large number of high schoolers are in jeopardy of not graduating as expected next school year because of new requirements tied to more demanding tests.

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