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Officer Loses Leg After Hit-and-Run Crash

CLEVELAND — An off-duty police officer out on an annual road trip nearly lost his life on the side of a busy highway. He lost his leg in the crash.

On Wednesday, the out-of-town officer spoke from his hospital bed in hopes of finding the driver who hit him and left him for dead.

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The ‘Bedford Bear’ Makes a Comeback

SOLON, Ohio – The Bedford Bear is back! The bear was last seen Wednesday evening near I-480 heading toward the Bedford Heights area.

After a harrowing day of being chased up a tree by a crowd of gawkers, sprayed by a fire hose and making a dash for freedom after being a side-show for seven hours, he, or she, was spotted several times Wednesday in the Solon and Bedford Heights areas.

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Clinton: Obama Offers Better Path Forward for America

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (CNN) — President Barack Obama offers a better path forward for the country that will promote united values rather than the winner-takes-all mentality of Republicans, former President Bill Clinton told the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night.

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Tribe’s Short Win Streak Snapped by Tigers

DETROIT — All good things must come to an end.  

And thus, on Wednesday night, the Indians’ two-game win streak was halted by the Tigers as Detroit posted a 7-1 victory at Comerica Park.

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Actress Amanda Bynes Faces Hit-and-Run Counts

LOS ANGELES (CNN) — Actress Amanda Bynes has been charged with two misdemeanor hit-and-run counts, a spokesperson for the Los Angeles City Attorney’s office said Wednesday.

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