Ohio lawmaker aims to cut young students' school suspensions

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio lawmaker wants to make changes to reduce the number of young students being suspended from school — a punishment already banned for those youngsters in some other states and cities.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ohio officials say tick-borne Lyme Disease still a threat

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Health says hunters and those trekking in wooded areas should use bug spray and take other precautions even in cold weather to prevent being infected with tick-borne Lyme disease.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Toledo hopes conduct pact with police will serve as model

 

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A coalition representing minority groups in Ohio's fourth-largest city hopes a code of conduct signed with police to improve relations between the two can be a model for other cities.

  • Written by By JOHN SEEWER , Associated Press

Suit: Hospital wrongly released man hours before 3 slayings

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man previously imprisoned for killing his pregnant girlfriend was improperly discharged from a hospital hours before fatally shooting three people, a wrongful death lawsuit alleges.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS