Friday, December 6, 2013 at 7:10 AM
As we move through this season of home cooking, we bring you a story about the eating habits of two families half a world apart. One, here in Northeast Ohio and one in China.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 9:23 PM
Among the people in Northeast Ohio mourning the death of former South African president Nelson Mandela is U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge, chair of the Congressional Black Caucus. ideastream’s Nick Castele reports.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 6:42 PM
The newly released results of an international test rank America’s teens pretty far below many of their peers around the world. Students in Shanghai scored the highest on the test known as the Programme for International Student Assessment, or PISA, with those of several other Asian countries trailing close behind. StateImpact Ohio’s Amy Hansen went looking for reaction to the results from some education analysts around the state and has this report
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 6:00 PM
State leaders are once again considering an increased tax on the oil and gas industry as shale gas development continues to grow. Only this time -- as Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow reports -- the industry supports the effort.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 2:54 PM
A few dozen protesters gathered outside a Cleveland McDonald’s today, calling for a union and higher minimum wage for its employees. As ideastream’s Brian Bull reports, it’s part of a larger effort to boost the paychecks for fast-food workers nationwide, up to $15 an hour.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 9:26 AM
After months of hearings and debates, it appears the effort to roll back Ohio’s energy policies isn’t going anywhere until after the holiday break. As Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow reports, some believe the bill is losing support.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 9:19 PM
The Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor took on his tax problems head-on in a conference call with reporters today. But as Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports, the call left many with as many questions as answers.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 5:48 PM
As Cuyahoga County embarks on its multimillion-dollar project to build a downtown hotel next to the new convention center, there’s one detail that hasn’t been decided yet: where visitors will park. That’s a question Cuyahoga County council began to puzzle over this week, ideastream’s Nick Castele reports.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 4:59 PM
Recent auto sales are brightening the end-of-year outlook for many car manufacturers, including those with operations in Ohio. ideastream’s Brian Bull reports:
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 8:30 AM
Say the word “kudzu” to anyone from the South and they’ll probably know what you’re talking about. That’s because in states like Georgia and Alabama the invasive vine known as kudzu covers roadsides, chokes forests, brings down power lines, and blankets entire buildings.
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