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State ballot initiatives
Nov. 4, 2015
On this off-year election, voters in a number of states will decide on ballot initiatives.
Syrian family rebuilds in 'America's Heartland'
Oct. 20, 2015
Fewer than 2,000 Syrian refugees have been allowed to come to the U.S. The Al-Awad family in Toledo, Ohio, is among them. Local groups are helping them adjust to their new life in the U.S.
Cleveland’s struggle to diversify its police force
Oct. 12, 2015
The city's long history of police using force on black citizens has made it difficult to recruit African-American police officers.
Making the most of muck in the Cuyahoga River
Oct. 6, 2015
After Ohio banned open lake dumping of dredged material from the Cuyahoga River, companies are coming up with alternative uses for the muck.
Making a splash in a future without water
Jul. 17, 2014
What if water was worth the price of gold? One Midwest city is betting on it.
Romney's last-minute lie
Oct. 31, 2012
As the presidential race comes to a close, Mitt Romney puts out a last minute ad in Ohio about carmaker Jeep so false that the company CEO steps up to dispute it.
Undocumented youths get chance to drive
Aug. 27, 2012
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio are planning to provide licenses to immigrants who get work papers under a new federal policy.
Rustbelt city wants immigrants, skilled or not
Dec. 1, 2011
Dayton’s population has been shrinking since the 1960s. Most of the area’s factory jobs are long gone. To save the city, Schultz has embraced a new idea: Help immigrants and refugees lay roots in Dayton.
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