Nick Castele

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COVID-19 Makes Face To Face Campaigning Difficult

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Down ballot campaigning is in full swing across the country but that looks very different during the pandemic. That's the case in Ohio, where political parties are trying to get out the vote.


Census Bureau Wants To Do Better At Counting Kids

Monday, March 09, 2020

The Census Bureau is redoubling its efforts this year to count young children, the hardest age group to count a decade ago. In 2010, the bureau estimates nearly a million children were not counted.


This Ohio Addiction Recovery Program Uses Opioid Settlement Money To Help Patients

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

Cuyahoga County, Ohio, is using opioid settlement money to expand an addiction recovery program that helps patients after they're discharged from the ER.


Opioid Case With 2 Ohio Counties As Plaintiffs Set To Go To Trial Next Week

Friday, October 18, 2019

The first federal case against the opioid industry goes to trial Monday. Some companies have settled to avoid trial, others will get their day in court.


Ohio's Attorney General Is Trying To Pause A Massive Opioid Industry Lawsuit

Friday, August 30, 2019

Ohio's attorney general has moved to derail a massive suit against the opioid industry.


Not Just Purdue: Big Drug Companies Considering Settlements To Resolve Opioid Suits

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Purdue Pharma, Johnson & Johnson and other health care giants are discussing potential deals with authorities that could resolve thousands of lawsuits they're facing over the U.S. opioid epidemic.


Bolstering Security Ahead Of Midterm Elections

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Around the country, local election officials are urgently preparing for Nov. 6 by upgrading their systems and improving security.


Cleveland Says Goodbye To LeBron James, Again

Monday, July 02, 2018

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James is leaving his hometown team once again. The four-time NBA most valuable player has signed a four-year, $154 million contract with the Los Angeles Lakers.


Supreme Court Upholds Ohio's Use-It-Or-Lose-It Voting Law

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court upheld Ohio's practice of removing infrequent voters from the rolls. Democrats worry it'll reduce turnout nationally.


Police Say Facebook Murder Suspect 'Shot And Killed Himself'

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The suspect in a killing that was recorded and posted to Facebook is himself dead. Police in Pennsylvania say he shot himself after a two-day manhunt.


Meet The Republican Governors Who Don't Want To Repeal All Of Obamacare

Monday, January 23, 2017

Eleven states with GOP governors expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. Now those governors want to make sure the expansion isn't unwound if the ACA is repealed.


Donald Trump's Run Isn't Dampening Ohio Republican Senate Race

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Donald Trump's campaign is not weighing down Republican Senate candidates across the country as Democrats had initially hoped. In Ohio, the GOP Senate candidate has a big lead over the Democrat.


Cleveland Preps For Partying And Protests During Republican National Convention

Saturday, July 16, 2016

With extra police and "rock boxes" playing music for delegates and visitors, Cleveland's leaders hope to be ready for anything during next week's Republican convention.


RNC Prepares For Unrest After Trump's Primary Rallies Turn Violent

Sunday, June 05, 2016

Thousands of demonstrators are expected to be arrested during this summer's Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Police, lawyers, judges and the courts are all gearing up for the onslaught.


Cleveland Readies For Protests Ahead Of Potentially Volatile GOP Convention

Friday, March 25, 2016

The city's police are buying riot gear and bringing in officers from other cities to prepare for a political convention that could draw protesters from across the political spectrum.


Can GOP Strides With Black Voters Survive The 2016 Campaign?

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Republicans' outreach to black communities has focused on Cleveland, site of the party's convention this summer. But their modest gains may not last amid the rhetorical fireworks of the 2016 campaign.


Ohio Democrats Choose Presidential Convention Delegates

Wednesday, January 06, 2016

One of the first rounds of voting in 2016 took place Tuesday night. It was to be a delegate for Ohio congressional districts to this summer's Democratic National Convention.


Cleveland Grand Jury Declines To Indict Police Officers In Tamir Rice Probe

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

A grand jury won't bring charges against two Cleveland police officers in the 2014 killing of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, who was shot by officers while playing with an air gun in a park.


For Family Of Tamir Rice, An Inauspicious Anniversary

Friday, November 20, 2015

One year ago this weekend, the 12-year-old was fatally shot by a police officer. The prosecutor is promising transparency, but activists have grown impatient while waiting for a grand jury decision.


Officer Acted 'Reasonably' In Shooting Of Tamir Rice, 2 Experts Say

Monday, October 12, 2015

The reports released in Cleveland find a white police officer acted within reason in the shooting death of Tamir Rice in 2014. Rice was fatally shot after his toy gun was mistaken for a weapon.