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Environmentalists say rollback of the green-energy standards has hurt Ohio economically as well as environmentally.

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Ohio's environmental groups set priorities for 2015
Story by Andy Chow
The state’s major environmental advocates are weighing in on what they’d like to see accomplished at the Ohio Statehouse this year. As Correspondent Andy Chow reports, it all starts with supporting green energy.
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There's no off-season for the Cleveland International Film Festival
The CIFF runs March 18-29, but the staff is always busy planning events, designing programs and choosing programming
Pluto: Indians ace Kluber is a refreshing sports success story
In the midst of drama surrounding Browns players Josh Gordon and Johnny Manziel, Pluto says Kluber's remarkable season deserves the spotlight
Akron's Highland Square celebrates community spirit and public art
Angels Falls Coffee Company has a new ceramic tile facade and a colorful sign made by neighborhood artists
Q&A: An outsider's evaluation of Akron's police recruiting effort
David Harris says Akron seems to have taken all the right steps with its outreach; now comes testing, screening and training
A crowd calls for bodycams and the Bible to straighten out Cleveland police
U.S. Attorney Dettelbach and Mayor Jackson say there's no timeline for the consent decree
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Ohio Senate Republicans announce a top-10 list of priorities
Minimizing drug abuse, reforming education and affordable college are priorities
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Ohio Gov. Kasich, Kentucky's Beshear talk taxes and tolls on a bridge
The two governors say there's a deal to share the cost and the tolls
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Ohio Congressman Ryan explains the change in his stand abortion - The Northeast Ohio Democrat is both praised and criticized for his shift 
Teachers at a Columbus charter school want to unionize - It would be the Ohio teachers' union's first inroad into the private, publicly funded schools
Cleveland leads the Midwest in health-care investment - Mega deals, institutions and the Third Frontier help make 2014 a banner year
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Hot Picks: This Week's Smart Stuff

It's music in the air with Ani DiFranco at the House of Blues, Reverend Horton Heat at the Beachland, John Mellencamp at PlayhouseSquare, the Ragbirds at Music, Jeff Daniels at the Music Box - and more this week in Northeast Ohio.

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Introducing NPR's New Show About Human Behavior

Take a glimpse into a world you can't see with Invisibilia (Latin for all the invisible things). This new program about the unseen forces that shape human behavior —ideas, beliefs, assumptions and thoughts— is produced by NPR's Science Desk. It will have a run of six one-hour episodes in its pilot season and will air Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m.

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Listen to Folk Alley's Best of 2014 Stream

In December, Folk Alley listeners voted on their favorite new music from 2014. Top CD lists from the DJs and staff were mixed in and Folk Alley produced a seven-hour stream of the very best from the past year. Listen now!

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