Online school fighting $60M repayment plans to lay off 350

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One of the nation's largest online charter schools plans to lay off 350 employees next month and possibly more later after Ohio officials determined it must repay $60 million from the 2015-16 school year.

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24-hour suspension proposed in Ohio officer head-kick case

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Columbus police officer who subdued a restrained suspect in a way that appeared to show him kicking the suspect in the head should serve a 24-hour suspension, according to a recommendation by the city police chief.

  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Charges to be dismissed for students in swastika incident

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Five Ohio students accused of defacing a high school locker room door with a swastika and a racial slur have resolved their case through a diversion program after making a public apology.

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