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Josh McCown, 35, went 1-10 as a starter for Tampa Bay last season. The Browns have given him a $14 million contract.

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Browns likely to start their 23rd quarterback since 1999
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In what’s become an annual tradition for Cleveland fans, the Browns have shaken up the quarterback position yet again. The signing of 35-year-old Josh McCown over the weekend likely means the end of the Brian Hoyer era for the Browns, and leaves Johnny Manziel’s future with the team open. WKSU commentator Terry Pluto talks about why the Browns signed McCown, who went 1-10 last season with...
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Canton's VOCI marches onto Washington with Civil War cantatas
VOCI will perform the works of Richard Bales in Canton this Sunday before taking the performance to the National Gallery of Art
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Exploradio: Retraining the brain to swallow better
From preemies with nerve damage to Alzheimer's patients, swallowing problems can have serious consequences. But brain training can help
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Cuyahoga Valley National Park OK's sharpshooters to thin deer herds
Officials say it will balance the park, but some oppose the plan
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Goodell tells Canton the NFL has gotten its house in order
The Pro Football commissioner also suggest a draft road show that may come to Canton
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Tamir Rice's family: Cleveland's lawsuit response showed disrespect
The Rice family attorneys also say police are wrong about timing of police shooting the boy
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Akron takes its first steps toward reworking the towpath downtown
Parts of the project could be done by late summer
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Gov.Kasich attends Israeli P.M. speech to Congress
Kasich's trip to D.C. could have political ramifications
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Clarence Bozeman: In the driver's seat of history - Clevelander Clarence Bozeman, former driver for Martin Luther King Jr., tells of the courage of black civil rights leaders
 
Cleveland's Public Square renovation starts next week - The downtown four-block Cleveland landmark will be closed to traffic for about 18 months
 
Ohio attorney general sues BP for $33 million - Dewine accuses the company of double dipping on underground gas-tank cleanup
 
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WKSU Event: Previewing the Cleveland International Film Festival at a Special Event in Akron

WKSU and the Cleveland Film Society present a sneak peek of the 39th Cleveland International Film Festival at the Akron Civic Theatre on Wednesday, March 4, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Click through for more information and to RSVP for the event.

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Hot Picks: This Week's Smart Stuff

Dirty Dancing at Playhouse Square, Steven Isserless with Robert Levin at Shaker Heights, Becky Shaw at Dobama Theatre, and Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays at Cleveland Public Theatre, all present Northeastern Ohio with a week full of exciting events.

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Download a Pass for 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'

WKSU listeners can download a pass to a preview screening of the new film The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel at the Cedar Lee on Wednesday, March 4 at 7 p.m. Use a special Ticktbox code to download the pass.

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2015 Spirit of Women in Business Conference

The Spirit of Women in Business Conference returns to Kent State University on Wednesday, March 4. This year's theme is Choice & Strategy and the keynote speaker is Sheena S. Iyengar, Ph.D.

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WKSU Discount for Great Lakes Theater

WKSU members can purchase half-priced tickets for Great Lakes Theater productions - Dial M for Murder on Feb. 27 and The Tempest on April 10. Other performances also discounted.

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