Higher education budget seeks to expand '3-plus-1' degrees

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's higher education leader says Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-sik's) administration will seek in its upcoming budget to expand partnerships that allow students to take three of four years of their bachelor's degree coursework at a community college.

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Kasich signs Ohio bill diverting Planned Parenthood funding

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich signed legislation Sunday to strip government money from Planned Parenthood in Ohio, an expected move that came one day after the Republican presidential contender's weak performance in his party's South Carolina primary.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press

Authorities study bail policies after nursing home slaying

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in northeastern Ohio are studying potential changes to policies for bonding out of jail after a man out on bond allegedly killed his estranged wife in the parking lot of a Canton nursing home.

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