Big online charter school sues to block attendance audit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's largest online charter school has sued the state in an effort to block an upcoming attendance audit that could affect tens of millions of dollars it gets in state funding.


Overdoses spike in Akron amid growing drug death concerns

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A recent spike in drug overdoses in Akron over just a few days is drawing renewed attention to what Ohio authorities call a growing epidemic of abuse of heroin and an even more potent painkiller, fentanyl. Some questions and answers:

  • Written by KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press