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  • Flu deaths continue to rise: Three more reported in Cuyahoga County

    CLEVELAND- Three flu-related deaths have been reported in Cuyahoga County this week, according to the Cuyahoga County Board of Health. With the growing number of cases being reported, activity level for the flu was revised from high to very high. The three deaths are all women: a 78 year-old from Cleveland, a 101-year-old from Euclid and a 95-year-old from Rocky River. There have already been two other flu-related deaths in county this flu season. In Summit County, the flu claimed […]

  • Seen on TV: 1/18/18

    Here are the web links for Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 Click here to find locations for vaccines near you. Click here for more on astronaut’s trip to International Space Station, and mission to Mars animation Click here for more on Rick Smith Jr./Magic Gives Back Click here for Cleveland Future Agents in Training application Click here for more on Superelectric Pinball Parlor Click here for more on Natural remedies to survive cold/flu season Click here to file a consumer complaint with […]

  • Seen on TV: 1/17/18

    Here are the web links for Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 Click here for more on Rick Smith Jr./Magic Gives Back Click here for Cleveland Future Agents in Training application Click here for more on Superelectric Pinball Parlor Click here for more on Natural remedies to survive cold/flu season Click here to file a consumer complaint with the Ohio Attorney General’s Office Click here for more from Pantone Click here for more on how to wear Ultra Violet Click here for a list of Cleveland […]

  • Akron man pleads guilty to posing as officer, kidnapping and assaulting children

    AKRON- An Akron man pled guilty to 31 charges including kidnapping and assaulting children in court this morning. Christopher Hendon admitted to impersonating a police officer and entering schools with a weapon. Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh said the incidents happened between March 29, 2017 through April 6, 2017. According to authorities during this time, Hendon entered two Akron area schools wearing law enforcement tactical gear, including a badge, firearm, and Taser. Hendon informed school employees that he was […]

  • Coffee Quiz Entries

    It is a Fox 8 classic and we want you to take part. If you want to play the Fox 8 Coffee Quiz during FOX 8 News in The Morning, please include your NAME, FULL ADDRESS and PHONE NUMBER in the below email form.  Note:  If you are picked, we will make our initial phone call between 6:30am and 6:40am. *Note, due to the overwhelming response, not all entries will be picked.                 […]

  • Winter weather hazard: Conneaut firefighters issue warning about icicle dangers

    CONNEAUT-Frozen missiles. Falling hazards that could cause serious injuries. The Conneaut fire department is trying to keep residents safe this winter by going door-to-door removing winter hazards from homes. As FOX 8 Photojournalist Ali Ghanbari shows us in the video above,firefighters say icicles are extremely dangerous if not removed.  

  • Boy or girl? ‘Fixer Upper’ couple give us a glimpse of their latest addition

    Just one day after learning America’s favorite home improvement couple will be expanding their brand, we are getting a look at their upcoming addition. Chip Gaines announced Tuesday on Instagram that he and his wife, Joanna Gaines, are expecting their fifth child. He shared a photo of the couple with the caption “Gaines party of 7.” Gaines party of 7.. (If you’re still confused.. WE ARE PREGNANT) @joannagaines A post shared by Chip Gaines (@chipgaines) on Jan 2, 2018 at 7:08pm PST […]

  • City council in Lakewood discusses proposal to end pit bull ban

    ​ LAKEWOOD-The city of Lakewood is proposing to lift the ban on pit bulls. The proposed ordinance comes amid recent protests in support of Charlie, the pit bull. The dog’s owner, Jennifer Scott, of Lakewood, has been fighting the city after she was ordered to remove Charlie from the City of Lakewood back in September. “They said I had 30 days to get him out of Lakewood. Shortly after, my attorney filed for an appeal and during the appeal process, […]

  • Mentor police locate body of missing man

    MENTOR- Mentor police have located the body of a man who has been missing for over a month. According to the Mentor police Facebook page, the remains of Dennis Murnyack Jr, 27, were found behind a business on Tyler Blvd Saturday. Murnyack had not been seen since Nov 22, 2017. Foul play is not suspected at this time. The cause of death is under investigation.

  • Dramatic surveillance video reveals shooting at Collinwood gas station

    COLLINWOOD—The FOX 8 I-Team has obtained surveillance video of a shooting that injured a 7-year-old girl. It happened Tuesday at a Sunoco gas station on E. 156th Street and Waterloo Road. Cleveland police say two males were also shot at a gas station in Cleveland on Tuesday. In the video you see a man running towards the gas station with his gun drawn. The gunman confronts people inside an SUV located at the pumps. Gunfire is exchanged between the group […]

  • Westlake police: Man arrested for threatening family, standoff with officers

    WESTLAKE-A 33-year-old man is in police custody after a standoff situation. It happened around 3 a.m. Saturday at a Wyndgate CT home. Police said Ramone Boyd’s brother called authorities claiming Boyd was drunk, threatened family members and made reference to using firearms. Officers were able to remove the suspect’s brother and his sister from the home safely. Boyd’s mother was afraid and locked herself in the bathroom during the incident. The Westshore Enforcement Bureau Task Force was activated and hostage […]

  • Several dead after 13 train cars derailed near Seattle

    DUPONT, Wash-Authorities say a total of 13 train cars jumped the tracks Monday in a deadly Amtrak derailment south of Seattle. Washington State Patrol spokeswoman Brooke Bova says the train had 12 cars and two engines traveling between Tacoma and Portland, Oregon. Bova says five vehicles and two semitrailers underneath the train on Interstate 5 were hit when cars came off the tracks from above. It wasn’t clear how many train cars fell onto the road Monday. Multiple deaths were […]