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Conductor Lorin Maazel Dead At 84

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Maazel first performed with the Cleveland Orchestra at age 12, and later serving as music director from 1972-1982.
9:04AM
July 14, 2014

Former Cleveland Orchestra conductor and child prodigy Lorin Maazel died Sunday. He was 84.

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.

RNC Panel Chooses Cleveland For 2016 Convention

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The Republican National Committee has announced Cleveland as the site of the 2016 Republican National Convention.
11:40AM
July 8, 2014

A Republican National Committee panel chooses Cleveland to host the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential convention.

Man Gets 35 Years For Fatal Ohio Sleepover Fire

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A man convicted of killing a woman and eight children attending a sleepover Birthday party was sentenced to 35 years in prison.
5:37PM
June
20, 2014

A man convicted of killing a woman and eight children at a birthday sleepover in Cleveland’s deadliest house fire has been sentenced to 35 years in prison.

6 Cleveland Officers Plead Not Guilty In Chase Killings

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Six Cleveland police officers plead not guilty to charges involving two people killed after a chase.
10:45AM
June 13, 2014

Six Cleveland police officers charged in a November 2012 car chase that ended with 137 gunshots and the deaths of two unarmed people have pleaded not guilty.

New Research In Ohio Labs Brings Star Trek Technology To Life

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UC Davis researchers work on their project, "Terahertz Interconnect, the Last Centimeter Data Link"
12:29PM
June
9, 2014

Ohio is emerging as a global center of research in a branch of physics that’s stymied scientists for decades. It’s called Terahertz radiation, a band of light waves with potential uses that range from detecting cancer to uncovering art forgeries.

Six Indicted In Cleveland Chase and Fatal Shooting

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Timothy Russell (left) and Malissa Williams were killed by Cleveland Police after a chase that ended with 137 shots fired by officers. Police claimed they were fired on first, although a gun was never recovered.
11:18AM
June
2, 2014

Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams were killed in the chase in November 2012. Police claimed they were fired on first, although no guns were recovered.

Census Data Show Columbus Is Growing Fast

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No other large Ohio city comes close to Columbus' growth between 2010 and 2013.
9:04AM
May 22, 2014

The city grew by 4.3 percent from 2010 through 2013, to 822,553 residents. Columbus is still the country’s 15th largest city, just behind San Francisco in population.

Cleveland, Cincinnati Archdioceses Defend Contract Changes

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The Cleveland contract changes include language that refers to teachers as “teacher-ministers.”
8:22AM
May
13, 2014

The Catholic Diocese of Cleveland has joined its counterpart in Cincinnati in requiring its elementary school teachers to sign contracts with expanded morality clauses. The changes come about a year after a Columbus Catholic high school teacher was fired after disclosing her same-sex relationship.