May 10, 2013
The Cleveland man who turned his home into a prison is the prisoner today. Arial Castro entered no plea as he stood in court - hands cuffed head and eyes down. Two of the kiddnappping and rape victims went home after a decade of isolation - one remains in the hospital. The mayor has a message for police - and the media. The bitter and the sweet on the reporters roundtable - join host David Molpus Friday at nine on 90.3.
May 9, 2013
It stands to reason that the best way to deal with school violence is to avoid the violence. To nip problems in the bud. Easier said than done, right? But schools and safety officials say they're making progress at deterring trouble by having teachers spot trouble as it begins to develop. Early and intensive intervention also are keys. We'll discuss strategies to keep schools safe and see how they're working, Thursday morning at 9:00 on The Sound of Ideas.
May 8, 2013
Three longtime missing Cleveland women, Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight, were found alive Monday. Ariel Castro and his two brothers: Pedro Castro, and Onil Castro were arrested in connection with the missing women. Wednesday we will bring you the latest developments and speak with experts about how this could have happened and the impact it will have on the community. Join host Mike McIntyre Wednesday at 9 on 90.3.
May 7, 2013
Three Cleveland women who have been missing for a decade were identified Monday afternoon after one of the missing placed a 911 call. Cleveland Police Chief Michael McGrath said he thinks Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight were tied up at a house on Seymour Avenue in Cleveland owned by Ariel Castro. Tuesday on "The Sound of Ideas" we hear the latest developments from law enforcement. Plus, Plain Dealer columnist Regina Brett, talks about her interviews with the families over the years.
May 6, 2013
Courageous patients who volunteer to be first in line to take experimental cancer drugs seek to restore their own health while benefiting all of humankind. Monday on the Sound of Ideas, on the heels of The Plain Dealer's week-long series on Phase I clinical trials at University Hospitals, we'll learn about how treatments are tested and eventually approved and how medical science owes a debt of gratitude to a small group of pioneer patients. Join host Mike McIntyre Monday at 9 on 90.3.