Thousands march for women's rights in Ohio cities

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohioans rallied in Washington or in their home area by the thousands Saturday, with many saying they felt the need to stand up for women's rights and the nation's diversity the day after President Donald Trump's inauguration.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL , Associated Press

Ohio legislative leaders plan Florida fundraisers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's top legislative leaders are preparing to host lobbyists and other contributors at back-to-back Florida fundraisers days before state budget deliberations begin, according to invitations to the events obtained by The Associated Press.

 

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent

Data: Number of Ohio charter schools dropped for 3rd year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Department of Education statistics show the number of charter schools in the state dropped in 2016 for the third straight year, and the number of students attending the schools also decreased.

 

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Swastikas painted at Ohio school with many minority students

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police are trying to determine who spray-painted swastikas, racial and homophobic slurs, and President Donald Trump's last name on sidewalks and signs around a Cincinnati school whose students are mostly minorities.

 

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS