Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 5:44 PM
There’s another bill in the Ohio House of Representatives to abolish the death penalty in the Buckeye State.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 5:24 PM
The state has released a final report on two high profile suicides this summer, one a death row inmate and another a notorious rapist and kidnapper. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 4:47 PM
The Ohio Supreme Court says JobsOhio can’t be compelled to produce certain documents by the state’s public records law, because state legislators specifically exempted most of JobsOhio's records from that law. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler has more.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 7:35 AM
With all the cooking, visiting...and shopping over the Thanksgiving holiday, you may have gotten less than your usual dose of health news. Not to worry. ideastream health reporter Sarah Jane Tribble joins WCPN Morning Edition Host to offer up the latest scoop of must-read health care stories. Her first pick is a national investigation into newborn screenings by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 5:34 PM
The Ohio State Highway Patrol says the Thanksgiving holiday in Ohio was slightly more dangerous this year than last. In an interview with Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles, the Patrol’s Sargent Vincent Shirey explains more than a dozen people lost their lives on Ohio’s roadways from midnight on November 27th to midnight Monday morning.
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 4:49 PM
Three Cleveland Indians team stores will close this January, taking the number of team stores left in the region down to just one. ideastream's Bill Rice reports.
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 4:29 PM
A major hospital system and highly-rated school district are teaming up to create a four-year medical program for high school students. Ideastream’s Brian Bull reports.
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 2:59 PM
The holiday season is crunch time for charitable giving. And crooks know it. Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow says the state is advising givers to watch for red flags that might suggest a scam.
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 11:48 AM
The state of Ohio is hell-bent on bringing back the population of North America’s largest amphibian, the hellbender. It’s a dark green giant salamander that lives in streams that have been hard hit by water pollution in the 1970s. John Navarro with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources tells Ohio Public Radio’s Karen Kasler that this solitary, odd-looking amphibian performs an important service.
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 1:13 AM
There are still “hiccups” in the flow of federal government business after last months’ shutdown. The latest evidence is a delayed renewal between the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and a northeast Ohio group that works to demolish or rehab abandoned foreclosures. ideastream’s Brian Bull explains.
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