Earlier this week, the University of Toledo's Board of Trustees approved a plan to cut the college's law school tuition by 13 percent. StateImpact Ohio's Amy Hansen spoke with U-T's law school dean to learn why the administration took this unusual move.
Northeast Ohio's second-largest employer is expanding its presence throughout the area. Earlier this week, University Hospitals announced plans to purchase a 130,000 square foot building in Highland Hills for 12-million dollars. ideastream's Amy Hansen has more on how hospital officials say the move will affect employees. New acquisition follows UH's addition in Shaker Heights eight years ago.
For the first time in more than 35 years, the major party candidates for governor won’t meet in a face-to-face debate. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports two months of negotiations broke off on Sunday.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 11:32 AM
It appears the candidates for auditor could be the only statewide candidates who will publicly debate this election year. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler has more.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War One. While the United States did not enter the war until 1917, Cleveland played a major role in the war from the beginning, sending the first American medical team to the conflict. Today, reporter Mark Urycki examines how the conflict forever changed Northeast Ohio even before the U.S. sent troops.
In what may be the only state candidate debate this election season, the candidates for state auditor tangled yesterday over JobsOhio, charter schools and funding local governments at the City Club of Cleveland. ideastream's Nick Castele was the moderator, and has this report.
News of a mysterious respiratory virus spreading across the country has made headlines and lit up social media. The virus known as EV-68 has been confirmed in 10 states, including Illinois and Kentucky. But it hasn't yet been confirmed in Ohio. Still, doctors suspect it has already appeared in the area. ideastream Health Reporter Sarah Jane Tribble sits down with Morning Edition Host Rick Jackson to sort this all out.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 5:59 AM
Secretary of State Jon Husted has established new early voting hours for Ohio's 88 counties.
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 9:31 PM
The clothing company urban Outfitters has been taking a lot of heat today after putting a Kent State University sweatshirt up for sale. The vintage shirt had red paint splatter on it that many people complained seemed to evoke the blood of students killed on campus on May 4, 1970. Reporter Mark Urycki has more on the story.
If you’re afraid of natural disasters, there’s good news: Ohio ranks in the bottom 10 for states at risk for them. The bad news is, if you were planning to retire in Florida, you’d then be headed to the riskiest state of all. ideastream’s Brian Bull reports:
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