Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 5:20 PM
Sixteen members of an Ohio Amish community convicted on federal hate-crimes charges have had those convictions overturned. ideastream’s Joanna Richards reports.
The Ohio Supreme Court has agreed with Gov. John Kasich in a battle over releasing his public schedule. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports.
A statewide coalition supporting the Common Core education standards is bringing forward several groups to oppose the latest effort for a repeal. As Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow reports -- the latest is a group of business leaders.
The NFL delivered a stinging but not unexpected blow to the Cleveland Browns today. The League upheld a one-year suspension of Josh Gordon, the Browns’ wide receiver who led the NFL in receiving yardage last year. ideastream’s Brian Bull reports:
Temperatures may have been in the 80s in parts of Ohio this week, but the state and local communities are already thinking about the coming winter. And as Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports, they’re looking at some bills for road salt that are stopping them cold.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 6:49 PM
Case Western Reserve University's president Barbara Snyder said today the four men killed in a plane crash last night outside the Cuyahoga County Airport were undergraduates at the university.
Opponents of the education standards known as Common Core spent a week criticizing that set of standards while supporting a bill to repeal it. Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow reports that now a House committee is hearing from the other side, including some national experts who helped create those benchmarks.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said Hamilton County prosecutor Mark Piepmeier will present the case to a grand jury.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 4:24 PM
Deaths from heroin use seem to be slowing slightly in Cuyahoga County, according to a report out today from the Medical Examiner’s office. ideastream’s Joanna Richards has more.
Nearly 340,000 people have been added to the Medicaid rolls in Ohio since January when the Affordable Care Act expanded eligibility requirements. And that has meant an increased demand in medical services, as ideastream's Sarah Jane Tribble reports.
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