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.
Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 10:25 PM
When you think of someone who’s part of America’s “working poor”, you may picture a high school or college dropout. It’s generally assumed that the higher the educational attainment, the more likely someone will find steady and well-paying work. But even for those who do “everything right” that’s no guarantee of prosperity. As our “Working Poor” series by ideastream’s Brian Bull continues, we hear the story of Bridget Gibbons, a Kent State graduate trying to escape her parent’s basement.
Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 4:19 PM
The families of two people killed by Cleveland police one year ago after a car chase are suing the city and officers in federal court. ideastream’s Nick Castele reports.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 7:10 PM
A group has a warning for parents before they rush off to grab a toy for the holidays. Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow reports on concerns about potentially dangerous toys that may end up under Christmas trees or as Hanukkah gifts.
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