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  1. GOP Awards Its 2020 Convention to the Only City That Sorta Kinda Wanted ItMore than likely, the 2020 RNC will be a global and local protest magnet.
  2. The Eternal Recurrence of Dennis Kucinich, Candidate for OfficeYes, he’s back. In this incarnation he’s a Fox Democrat running for governor of Ohio.
  3. Trump Brought Little Chaos to Cleveland – Outside the Convention Hall, AnywayAuthorities were anticipating mass violence and unrest. They got the most peaceful convention in recent memory.
  4. People at the RNC Are Breaking Party Lines to Eat at Food TrucksBecause who doesn’t love food?
  5. gallery
    Scenes From Cleveland on Day One of the Republican National ConventionPeople voiced their opinions on Trump all around town.
  6. Black Lives Matter Protesters Clash With Trump Supporters in Downtown ClevelandIt stayed peaceful.
  7. republican national convention
    Scenes From Cleveland on the Eve of the Republican National ConventionSo far, the demonstrations have been peaceful.
  8. donald trump
    Donald Trump May Have Fired Corey Lewandowski, But He’s Still Taking His AdviceTrump’s advisors and allies are concerned that Lewandowski could play a wild-card role in Cleveland.
  9. Your Guide to Cleveland’s Security NightmareThe GOP convention looms over Cleveland like Godzilla over Tokyo. Here’s a quick tour of the security challenges facing the city, and how its authorities hope to meet them.
  10. Republican Insiders Are Dreading Their Own ConventionThere’s just not a lot of joy in Cleveland.
  11. police shootings
    Investigators: Officer’s Shooting of Tamir Rice Was JustifiedTwo outside experts have cleared the Cleveland officers in the death of the 12-year-old, but a grand jury will still be consulted.
  12. How a Judge Managed to Acquit the Cleveland Cop Who Fired 49 RoundsAll norms fall away when a police officer is on trial.
  13. cleveland
    71 Arrested During Last Night’s Protests Over Cleveland Cop’s AcquittalHundreds of protesters had taken to the streets in response to yesterday’s acquittal of a white cop charged in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black couple. More protests are planned.
  14. police shootings
    Cleveland Cop Acquitted of Manslaughter in Deaths of Unarmed Black CoupleHe had fired 49 times at their car, including at least 15 shots at close range.
  15. crimes and misdemeanors
    Tamir Rice Cremated 6 Months After He Was Shot by PoliceThe family had said they wouldn’t bury the 12-year-old until the investigation into his death was complete.
  16. Cleveland Cops Threatened to Cuff Distraught Mom After Shooting Her 12-Year-OldReally.
  17. cleveland’s finest
    Cops Who Shot Tamir Rice Didn’t Bother to Give Him First AidThe 12-year-old died at the hospital shortly after the shooting.
  18. awful things
    Footage of Cleveland Cops Shooting 12-Year-Old Tamir Rice Released It’s very upsetting.
  19. awful things
    12-Year-Old Boy Carrying Toy Gun Shot to Death by Police Officer On a Cleveland playground.
  20. the sports section
    Guy Who Called LeBron James the ‘Whore of Akron’ Forgives Him NowNo hard feelings, he says.
  21. crimes and misdemeanors
    Ariel Castro Could Face Murder Charges and Death PenaltyFor allegedly forcing miscarriages.
  22. crimes and misdemeanors
    Castro Charged With Rape and Kidnapping As Hideous Details Emerge [Updated]“Abduction day” cake is just the beginning.
  23. crimes and misdemeanors
    Neighbors Say Cleveland Police Ignored Calls About Kidnap Suspect’s HouseThe cops claim that there’s no record of the calls.
  24. crimes and misdemeanors
    Three Missing Women Rescued From Cleveland HomeMichele Knight, Amanda Berry, and Gina DeJesus were all being held in the same house.
  25. late and often
    Obama and Biden Ain’t Too Proud to Beg in Cleveland“We’re starting to get out of this god-awful mess the Republican Party left us with.”