The father of a 12-year-old Cleveland boy shot dead after brandishing a BB gun wants to know why police had to use deadly force on his son. He tells the Cleveland Plain Dealer that Tamir Rice was a "respectful" young man and he is shocked by accounts that he failed...
The 6-4 Cleveland Browns are getting Pro Bowler Josh Gordon back as they surge for a playoff spot and Mary Kay Cabot from the Cleveland Plain Dealer joins Mike Florio on PFT Live to set her expectations for the receiver’s return and much more.
Mike Florio talks with Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer about the return of Josh Gordon after a 10-game suspension, the future of Brian Hoyer, and why the Browns aren’t using Johnny Manziel more this season. Then, Florio takes calls and tweets from NFL fans.
Cleveland Plain Dealer columnist Bill Livingston was ordered to write an apology letter to Cavs owner Dan Gilbert. (clevelandleader.com) A Palm Beach Post story prompts the sheriff’s department to pull its online booking blotter. (mypalmbeachpost.com) Choire Sicha on The Awl’s redesign: “I care more about agility, speed and readers’ ability to discover … Read More
The Cleveland Browns are riding high in first place in the AFC North with a 6-3 record, but the health of safety Tashaun Gipson is of great concern to the team. According to Mary Kay Cabot of The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Gipson was officially...Show More Summary
After a brief improvement in its coverage of trans issues, why is Cleveland's Plain Dealer going back to its old transphobic headline practices? read more
Cavs guard Matthew Dellavedova is going to be sidelined for a month and some change with an MCL sprain, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. Dellavedova is averaging just 2.7 points and […] The post Matthew Dellavedova Out Up to Six Weeks With MCL Sprain appeared first on SLAMonline.
(Photo: Allison Carey/The Plain Dealer) The Happy Dog is a restaurant in Cleveland. Since Sean Kilbane purchased and renovated it in 2008, it’s been a happening place for live music and original food. The chef decided to start by offering only 4 foods: hot dogs, vegetarian dogs, French fries, and tater tots. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, before the Cavaliers' game in Utah, those following Cleveland noticed Dion Waiters did not join the team during the pre-game presentation, including the singing of the national anthem. When asked by the Plain Dealer's Chris...Show More Summary
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has finally issued an explanation for its takedown of a recording of its pre-endorsement interview with candidates for governor. It was originally vanished by the recording party (the Plain Dealer) and itsShow More Summary
I recently got this email from a frustrated Cleveland Plain Dealer staffer: “It is so obvious to those of us who work here the huge difference between the PD and NEOMG [Northweast Ohio Media Group]…The FitzGerald [campaign] press release [about the editorial board video interview being pulled] reads like we – the PD – did … Read More
What started out as fun playtime between a 4-year-old Ohio boy and his 3-year-old sister ended horrifically after the boy accidentally shot his sister with a gun, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. The children were playing in a room by themselves in a Lorain home yesterday morning when the boy...
The higher-ups at the Northeast Ohio Media Group aren’t talking. Again. You may have heard about this one: NEOMG, the digital cousin of The Plain Dealer in Cleveland, invited Ohio’s gubernatorial candidates in for a joint editorial board interview on Oct. Show More Summary
Some football players are easier to motivate than others. And the Browns are using props to help keep their defensive players on edge, playing on the team’s Dawg Pound heritage. According to Dan Labbe of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, defensive coordinator Jim O’Neil came up with a system to reward his guys for making plays. “What…
Via Jim Romenesko, here's a rather ugly story about stifling speech. Unfortunately, the entity doing the stifling is also one of the greatest beneficiaries of free speech protections. The Northeast Ohio Media Group last week posted a video of Ohio Gov. Show More Summary
Or should that read “inaction?” Here’s genuine asshole John Kasich with his opponent Ed Fitzgerald at a discussion with the editorial board of the Cleveland Plain Dealer in an endorsement interview, not only failing to answer why he thought it was ok to put a gag rule on rape crisis counselors despite the fact he [Read more...]
The parent company of the Cleveland Plain Dealer is demanding a blog take down the video the PD itself posted of its editorial board meeting with Gov. John Kasich. Very weird story. And one the Dealer probably shouldn't win. The PD eventually endorsed Kasich and initially posted its editorial board meeting with the Governor. Show More Summary
Mike Florio chats with Cardinals Safety, Rashad Johnson about his big interception return touchdown to win defeat the Redskins. Then, Florio chats with Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer about the future of Brian Hoyer with the Browns.
Cleveland Browns center Alex Mack suffered an injury to his left leg in the second quarter of the team's Week 6 matchup with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Mary Kay Cabot of the Plain Dealer reported the news on Twitter: Mack would not return...Show More Summary
Cleveland Plain Dealer film critic Clint O’Connor had a solid feature the other day about Shoot the Messenger, the journalism true-tale movie opening Friday with Jeremy Renner starring as the late Gary Webb. Webb made his early reputation...Show More Summary