Investigator: Pilot in crash shouldn't have had passenger

ARCANUM, Ohio (AP) — Investigators say a small plane that crashed in rural western Ohio, killing two men, was controlled by a student pilot who shouldn't have been flying with a passenger.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ohio professor wins 'genius' grant as a MacArthur Fellow

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — A linguist at a southwest Ohio college has been named a MacArthur Fellow and will receive the so-called "genius grant" to continue his work to restore use of an indigenous language.

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Amid scrutiny, for-profit colleges see enrollment slide

Some of the nation's largest for-profit colleges are suffering steep declines in enrollment amid growing competition, new regulation and government pressure that led to the collapse this month of one of the industry's biggest players, ITT Technical Institute.

  • Written by COLLIN BINKLEY, Associated Press