Council OKs jail advisory commission after inmate death

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio county council has unanimously approved the creation of a commission to suggest improvements to the county jail a month after an inmate died following a fight with sheriff's deputies.

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Ohio online charter school fight becomes political football

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's multimillion-dollar legal dispute with one of the nation's largest online charter schools is seeping into the state's top political races as the matter moves toward a showdown in court and fuels broader discussions about financial and academic accountability.

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Annual Ohio State study: Reports of campus rape doubled

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The number of reported on-campus rapes at Ohio State University more than doubled in 2016 compared to the previous year, according to an annual report published last week.

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