Ohio school district sues over Obama's transgender directive

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A school district accused of sex-based discrimination against a transgender student is suing President Barack Obama's administration over its directive that public schools let such students use bathrooms and locker rooms matching their gender identity.

  • Written by KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press

Ohio lawmaker resigns spot as GOP delegate for convention

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio lawmaker who has opposed presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump's candidacy has resigned her spot as a delegate to next month's Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ex-VA official to be sentenced for selling confidential info

CLEVELAND (AP) — A former director of two Veterans Affairs medical centers in Ohio who provided confidential information to companies seeking work with the VA received was sentenced to more than 4 ½ years in prison Friday and ordered to pay $390,000 in restitution.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press

Ohio child abuse survivors tell their stories

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Three central Ohio residents who endured horrific foster care child abuse have joined several young survivors going public with their stories.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS