While the return of LeBron James to Cleveland is receiving a lot of attention, economists are debating the scope of James’ financial impact. ideastream’s Amy Hansen reports the Cavalier’s say Northeast Ohio will reap financial rewards even as some economists say the benefit won’t go past the city’s center.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 5:05 PM
For the second time the Cleveland Clinic has successfully performed a nearly complete transplant of a face. It's one of only three hospitals in the U.S. to have done so. ideastream's David Molpus reports.
A Cuyahoga County judge this morning approved Cleveland’s payment of $3 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the families of two people shot by police. ideastream’s Nick Castele has the details.
For about a year, a panel of lawmakers and other constitutional experts has been working on a new plan for redrawing the lines for legislators' districts, but it has gone nowhere. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports, now that plan may be getting scrapped entirely, to be replaced with a new one.
The state is one step closer towards repealing the law that mandates a minimum salary schedule for teachers -- opening the door to a merit-based pay system. Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow was at the committee meeting for the vote.
Earlier this year, MetroHealth leaders announced plans to transform the campus and the way it serves patients. MetroHealth hired Walter Jones as its senior vice president of campus transformation to lead the project. Jones comes from Dallas' public hospital Parkland, which is near the completion of its own new hospital campus. ideastream's Sarah Jane Tribble sat down with Jones recently. He begins the interview by describing the kind of transformation the public can expect.
Cleveland City Council on Monday night unanimously approved employment protections for transgender individuals. ideastream's Nick Castele has more.
The City of Cleveland has agreed to pay $3 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the families of two people killed by police after a long car chase. ideastream’s Nick Castele has more.
We explore the often complex and confusing world of caregiving for the elderly.
The recent snowfall has rekindled people’s fears over the possibility of another extreme winter. But for shipping anyway, there’s a silver lining to last year’s bitterly frigid polar vortex. ideastream’s Brian Bull explains:
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