Panel stalls new charter-school evaluation system in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Republican-dominated state legislative committee has delayed rules that the Ohio Department of Education needs so it can set up a tough new sponsor evaluation system aimed at making Ohio's charter schools more accountable.

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Man gets life behind bars in slaying over missing dog

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man has been sentenced to life behind bars in the slaying of a 21-year-old man in Columbus last year that authorities say stemmed from a missing dog.

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