Passenger shot during pizza delivery near Ohio State campus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police say a woman riding with a pizza deliverer was hit in the back by gunfire during a delivery at what turned out to be a vacant home blocks from the Ohio State University campus.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ohio gets $71M federal grant for charters in wake of flap

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has received a $71 million federal grant to expand charter schools even as state authorities review possible data scrubbing by a former school-choice director and lawmakers push fixing charter oversight.

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No action in Ohio fracking tax standoff as deadline arrives

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Compromise is still eluding members of the Ohio Legislature on Republican Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-siks) proposed tax hike on oil-and-gas drillers.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent