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  • Courtesy: WKBN via authorities

    Investigation continues into disappearance of Trumbull County 2-year-old

    NORTH BLOOMFIELD, Ohio- UPDATE: Update: BCI and other agencies are now actively searching. No other information is available at this time, but Fox 8 and will have updates as they emerge. ***Original story below**** According to authorities, Rainn Peterson, 2, was reported missing by her grandparents Friday evening. It’s believed she wandered off and was last seen on State Route 45 in North Bloomfield. The search Saturday morning is centering around that area as well as in the woods […]

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    Snapshots: High school football fun week 6

      It’s already week 6 of high school football! We’ve got you covered with scores; we also have you covered with fan photos. Send those our way and we will add them to our photo gallery. There are a couple ways to do that: Either click the ‘submit photo’ button below or send the photos to   ​

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    ‘Suspicious’ death investigated in Barberton

    BARBERTON, Ohio– At just before 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Barberton police responded to a call of a man down at 290 Wooster North Road; when they arrived at the scene, they found a person dead. Authorities said they are investigating this as a suspicious death. The Barberton Police Detective Bureau; Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation; and the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office are all investigating. No other information was released. Stay with FOX8 News and for new details.

  • Spenser Sutherland, a student at the University of Oregon, captured this photograph of a vigil in Roseburg, Oregon on October 1, 2015. The vigil was held following the shooting deaths of nine people at Umpqua Community College earlier that day. (Courtesy: Spenser Sutherland/Instagram via CNN)

    Honoring Oregon shooting victims: Gov. Kasich orders flags flown at half-staff

    COLUMBUS, Ohio– Governor John Kasich on Friday ordered that flags be flown at half-staff at all public buildings and grounds throughout Ohio from now until sunset Tuesday, Oct. 6. It’s to honor the nine lives lost in the Umpqua Community College shooting in Roseburg, Oregon. Gov. Kasich’s order reads: “In honor of the lives lost in the senseless act of violence perpetrated on October 1, 2015 in Roseburg, Oregon, and in accordance with orders from the President of the United […]

  • Huntington Bank robbery in Garfield Heights (Courtesy: Cleveland Division of FBI)

    Suspects claim they have bomb, gun in Huntington Bank robbery in Garfield Heights

      GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio– Authorities are looking for two suspects accused of robbing Huntington Bank on Turney Road in Garfield Heights just before 10:30 a.m. on Friday. The Cleveland Division of the FBI said one of the suspects walked up to the teller, passed a note which claimed he had a bomb and a gun in the bag he was carrying. The teller complied. Both suspects took off and ran to a Hyundai Veloster. A witness took photos on their phone […]

  • Melissa Ehrbar with her precious pet, Lincoln, after he was found

    Wonderful update: Woman’s precious pet found days after he disappeared

    PARMA, Ohio– Days after a woman’s beloved pet got out of the house and disappeared, he’s back home where he belongs! Melissa Ehrbar told FOX 8 that her Australian Labradoodle named Lincoln was found Thursday night just about half a mile away from her Parma home.  Her pup  got out of the house through a screened-in door on Sunday. Melissa said a kind woman called her and asked if she was missing a dog.  The woman said she heard her own dog […]

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    Seen on TV: 10/1/15

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Thursday, October 1, 2015: Click here for information on bed bugs from the Cuyahoga County Board of Health Click here for The Coach Hall Foundation Click here for more on the Ohio chapter of the Lupus foundation of America Click here to find out what your coffee type says about you Click here for information on missing Australian Labradoodle Click here for Cleveland Cavaliers Emoji Keyboard (iOS) Click here for Cleveland Cavaliers Emoji Keyboard […]

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    President Obama on Umpqua Community College shooting: ‘Our thoughts and prayers are not enough’

    WASHINGTON, D.C.–  President Barack Obama says the U.S. is becoming numb to mass shootings and says their perpetrators have “sickness” in their minds. He says thoughts and prayers are no longer enough in these situations because they don’t do anything to stop similar acts from happening in the next week or a few months later. “As I said a few months ago and before that, our thoughts and prayers are not enough. It’s not enough. It does not capture the heartache […]

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    Pics: Viewer Snapshots

    Fox 8 viewers are sending us their snapshots across Northeast Ohio using the FOX 8 App. The pictures include their families, pets or weather across the area. Check out the snapshots above and send us your photo by clicking the ‘submit your photo’ button below. Mobile users, send your photos to You could see your picture in one of our newscasts.

  • Here's my veteran. He did 9 years active duty in the navy! Robert Rockow.

    Photos: Honoring Our Heroes (Part 5)

    Honoring your military hero. Here at Fox 8, we want to honor them every day. Just click the ‘submit your photo‘ button below to send in your loved one’s picture. **Be sure to include your loved one’s name and a line of information about him or her. And, please: no professional photos. Photos must be approved, so there may be a short delay between the time you submit your photo and when it appears in our photo gallery** Mobile users, […]

  • Soldier finds dog lost just days after being reunited with him

    CLEVELAND– Just a week after John Nyerghes was reunited with his best friend from the Army, his dog went missing. He and Ranger, a five-year old Belgian Malinois, served together in Afghanistan for a year.  Then, they went their separate ways. The two were reunited at Hopkins Airport last week, after Ranger was flown in by a group that helps reunite war dogs with their former handlers. Nyerghes told FOX 8 that around noon Wednesday, Ranger got loose. John said his stepmother accidentally let […]

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    Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson mourns loss of beloved pup, issues warning to other dog owners

    Just weeks after making headlines for rescuing his pup from the pool, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson announced some very sad news on his Facebook page on Tuesday. The actor said he had to make the painful decision to end the suffering of his French bulldog named Brutus. ‘The Rock’ said Brutus ate a mushroom while playing outside with his brother, Hobbs. The mushroom had a lethal toxicity and within hours, it was destroying his liver and immune system. He is […]