Judge tosses fired band director's suit against Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge dismissed the civil-rights lawsuit filed by Ohio State University's fired marching band director Friday, putting an almost certain end to Jonathan Waters' two-year legal fight.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press

Judge blocks Ohio law to divert Planned Parenthood money

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge blocked a state law aimed at diverting public money from Planned Parenthood, saying in a Friday ruling that the group stood to suffer "irreparable injury."

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press