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  • Instagram user having ‘extremely alarming’ Instagram conversations with area children

    PORT CLINTON, Ohio — Police in Port Clinton are warning parents about a Instagram user having inappropriate conversations with several young children in the area. According to a post on the police department’s Facebook page, a school resource officer was made aware of a situation where an individual using the screen name “cry_baby_cryyy” was communicating through Instagram with multiple young people from the area. The children initially thought the person was another child, until he revealed in conversations that he […]

  • 8th Annual Wayne Dawson Celebrity Bowl-a-Thon

    We hope you will join us Saturday, Nov. 4, for the Wayne Dawson Celebrity Bowl-A-Thon. It will be held from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. at Game of Wickliffe, 28801 Euclid Avenue. The 8th annual event will raise money for the Dawson Foundation — for college scholarships, winter coats, hats and gloves for local students. **Find out more, here**  

  • ‘Are you lying?!’ Man proposes to girlfriend at apple farm — and her reaction is priceless!

    CHESTERLAND, Ohio — For many, the goal of proposing is to take the bride by surprise. It’s safe to say that’s exactly what happened for one local couple. Randy Wente proposed to his now-fiance, Miranda McCallion at Patterson’s Fruit Farm Sunday — and she had quite the reaction. The good news is? She said yes. The bad news? The ring didn’t fit. But they’ll get it sized. They’re planning to marry next year. McCallion posted the video to her Facebook […]

  • DeShone Kizer named starting quarterback for Sunday’s game against Titans

    CLEVELAND– Browns Coach Hue Jackson has announced that DeShone Kizer will be the starting quarterback when the Browns take on the Titans in Cleveland this Sunday. Hue Jackson names DeShone Kizer starting QB 📰 » https://t.co/y3yMbt1jVV pic.twitter.com/FZXjQxTS5z — Cleveland Browns (@Browns) October 18, 2017 Kevin Hogan was starting quarterback last Sunday in what became the Browns 16th loss in a row on the road. The Browns are 0-6.

  • Teen stabs brother, sister to death so “he could be alone”

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A 19-year-old is accused of fatally stabbing his brother and sister “so he could be alone.” KDVR reports that Malik Vincent Murphy, 19, is charged with two counts of first degree murder and attempted first degree murder in the deaths of Sophia, 5, and Noah, 7. They were found stabbed to death in the basement of their home. Murphy’s father, Jefferson, was also stabbed trying to hold Malik down, but he is being treated. According to […]

  • Crash on I-90 eastbound causing big back-ups, including on I-71 & I-77

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — A crash on Interstate 90 eastbound is causing big back-ups on all major surrounding highways. Fox 8’s Patty Harken reports that the crash happened on I-90 eastbound before Carnegie. Interstate 71 is backed up before West 25th Street. Interstate 77 is also seeing big delays. The accident on 90E has been moved to Carnegie exit. Right lane blocked. 71/77/90 all seeing delays because of this. 🚁🚁 — Patty Harken (@HarkenPatty) October 18, 2017 Stick with Fox 8 […]

  • Battlefield Cross marker back in place at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery

    RITTMAN, Ohio– A Battlefield Cross marker which was removed from the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio, has been returned. Veterans say the marker, made up of a helmet, a rifle and a pair of boots, is one of the most powerful tributes that can be paid to servicemen and women. But, some veterans were outraged when they learned that the Department of Veterans Affairs, which runs the cemetery, had removed a Battlefield Cross because of a complaint that […]

  • Race for Cleveland mayor: Day on the campaign trail with Zack Reed

    CLEVELAND- The Cleveland mayoral race is already a heated one, as councilman Zack Reed attempts to beat out incumbent Frank Jackson. With the election just a few weeks away, both are campaigning around the clock.  FOX 8 photojournalist Ali Ghanbari followed each candidate around for a day. Take a look at a day in the life of Zack Reed, in the video above. **More on Zack Reed, here**

  • Race for Cleveland mayor: Day on the campaign trail with Frank Jackson

    CLEVELAND- The Cleveland mayoral race is already a heated one, as councilman Zack Reed attempts to beat out incumbent Frank Jackson. With the election just a few weeks away, both are campaigning around the clock.  FOX 8 photojournalist Ali Ghanbari followed each candidate around for a day. Take a look at a day in the life of Frank Jackson, in the video above. **More on Mayor Frank Jackson, here**

  • ‘A beacon of hope’: Pregnant woman survives Vegas massacre to give birth 2 days later

    LAS VEGAS — When the Las Vegas shooter opened fire on the crowd at a Jason Aldean concert Oct. 1, one couple escaped with not two lives — but three. WJZY reports that Markie Coffer, who was pregnant at the time, and her boyfriend, Travis Matheson, were attending the Route 91 Country Music Festival that day. When the gunfire started, they fled to a local hospital. Just two days later, their baby, Wyatt, was delivered safe and sound. Now, photos […]

  • Kyrie Irving tries to explain Boston is ‘real, live sports city’ comment

    CLEVELAND- Just hours before Kyrie Irving takes on his former team in the first game of the season, he addressed the comment he made about Boston being a “real, live sports city.” “I was talking about going into, driving into Boston. You know, when I’m actually on the highway, driving into Boston — the newness and the new environment of going into that city is something different for me. “…It turned into a comparison of me comparing Boston to Cleveland; […]

  • LeBron James still listed as questionable for home opener

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — LeBron James is still listed as questionable for tonight’s home opener against the Boston Celtics. James didn’t comment at today’s shoot-around, which is rare. James has been slowed by a sprained left ankle for more than two weeks and it’s still not known whether he’ll be on the floor when the Cavaliers take on the Celtics and Kyrie Irving, who asked to be traded by Cleveland this summer. Following Monday’s practice, Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said “I […]