WOSU News Archives For: July 11, 2014

Ohio Candidate Sees Economic Plus In James’ Return

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Democratic candidate for governor, Ed FitzGerald welcomes LeBron James' decision to return to Cleveland.
2:38PM
July 11, 2014

Ohio’s Democratic candidate for governor says LeBron James’ return to Cleveland boosts more than the Cavaliers’ title chances.

LeBron James Says He’s Returning To Cavaliers

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Lebron James says he will return to Cleveland to play for the Cavaliers.
12:39PM
July 11, 2014

LeBron James is going back to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Former OSU Pediatrician Gets 12 Months In Child Porn Case

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Pelloski cited a troubled childhood and his own sexual abuse as a boy in seeking a lighter sentence.
12:15PM
July
11, 2014

A former top pediatrician at Ohio State University is headed to prison after pleading guilty to a child pornography charge.

Tax Revenue From Casinos Falls Short Of Predictions

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Five racinos have opened since casino gambling was introduced in Ohio in 2012, and two more are slated to open in the coming months.
8:56AM
July
11, 2014

The state’s four casinos generated $273.4 million in tax revenue in the fiscal year that ended in June. That was more than $36 million less than the state had predicted.

Sports World Keeps Eyes On Lebron, Northeast Ohio

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Lebron James was drafted by the Cavs with the top overall pick in 2003 and spent his first seven season in Cleveland.
8:04AM
July 11, 2014

Lebron James has nearly single-handedly stopped the basketball world. The best player in the world and Northeast Ohio native is reportedly considering a return to the Cleveland Cavaliers after leaving the team in 2010.