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  • Cedar Point announces Steel Vengeance, tallest hybrid coaster, will replace Mean Streak

    SANDUSKY, Ohio — It’s not only National Roller Coaster Day! It’s the day coaster fans have been waiting for. Cedar Point revealed what’s happening to the Mean Streak. The coaster will now be called Steel Vengeance. It’s the tallest, fastest and longest hybrid coaster in the world, and will reach speeds of up to 74 mph. At more than 200 feet tall, the amusement park says the new hybrid design combines a steel running track on a massive wooden structure […]

  • Here he is…Cleveland MetroParks Zoo introduces baby giraffe

    CLEVELAND– Introducing the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo’s baby giraffe! The  Zoo announced last Monday that it welcomed a male giraffe calf on August 6. The baby giraffe weighed about 160 pounds and stands over 6-feet tall. This is the 48th calf born there. Stay tuned for details on how you can help name the baby! **Read more, here**

  • Back to school! Share your photos as the kids start a new school year

    It’s almost time to start another school year! And, that means some great photos of the kids as they head back. From kindergarten to high school, you can share those back-to-school photos right here. Simply click the “submit photo” option, below, or you can email a photo to tips@fox8.com. **Check out past back-to-school photos, here**    

  • Baldwin Wallace University student injured during honors program retreat

    CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio– A female freshman student from Baldwin Wallace University was injured Monday during an honors program retreat at Hiram House Camp in Chagrin Falls. The retreat is designed to increase camaraderie among the honors students before beginning their rigorous academic schedules. “They do activities that are bonding, the do some reflection and reading,” said Karp, “To help support each other, so they’re very close knit even on day one, that’s why this has been difficult for the students.” […]

  • Two children suffer minor injuries in ride incident at North Ridgeville Corn Festival

    NORTH RIDGEVILLE, Ohio — A couple of children suffered minor injuries during  an incident on one of the rides at the North Ridgeville Corn Festival on Friday night. The fire chief said the incident happened at around 9:30 p.m. on a ride for kids in which cars go slowly around a track. The chief said one of the cars went off the track and that caused the rest of the cars to stop abruptly. Five children aged five and under […]

  • Cleveland police looking for 3 ‘armed and dangerous’ suspects wanted for shooting 19-year-old

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cleveland police are looking for three “armed and dangerous” suspects wanted in connection with the shooting of a 19-year-old man. Police say it happened on Lee Heights Blvd. The victim was shot several times. He was taken to University Hospitals. His condition is not known at this time. The suspect vehicle is described as a white, four-door, possibly Toyota or Mercedes Benz, with the back window missing and temporary tags. Police say there were three black males […]

  • Hero K-9 unlatches gate with paw to help injured partner

    ADAMS COUNTY, Colorado– Authorities say a K-9 saved the day when the pup helped his partner who was injured. According to a post on the Adams County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, on August 6 at 1 a.m., a deputy responded to someone trespassing. As the deputy was investigating, a man he was talking to ran away. The sheriff’s office says the deputy jumped a fence to go after him and he got separated from his K-9, Lex. As the suspect […]

  • ‘I had to put my child in God’s hands’: Mom of 4-year-old boy shot while riding in car speaks out

    ​ CLEVELAND — The mother of a Cleveland 4-year-old boy shot in the head while riding in a car with her on I-90 spoke publicly for the first time Friday. Cecelia Hill thanked everyone for their thoughts and prayers. “I lost my faith that night; I wasn’t able to protect my kid. I had to put my child in God’s hands,” she said. Hill said her son, Marquis Wellington, Jr., is doing well; she called him the “coolest, strongest kid you’ll […]

  • Seen on TV: 8/11/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Friday, August 11, 2017: Click here for how to win season tickets to every single Live Nation concert at Blossom next year Click here for Cavs preseason schedule, opening night info Click here for Cleveland unsolved crime tip line number Click here for Airbnb: Night at Solar Eclipse Click here for info on the USDA’s Community Eligibility Provision Click here for information on ships in Northeast Ohio Click here for Cuyahoga Community College Fire Training Academy Click here to register for the […]

  • Seen on TV: 8/10/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Thursday, August 10, 2017: Click here for how to win season tickets to every single Live Nation concert at Blossom next year Click here for Cavs preseason schedule, opening night info Click here for Cleveland unsolved crime tip line number Click here for Airbnb: Night at Solar Eclipse Click here for info on the USDA’s Community Eligibility Provision Click here for information on ships in Northeast Ohio Click here for Cuyahoga Community College Fire Training Academy Click here to […]

  • Groom’s reaction to seeing bride walk down aisle has everyone crying: ‘It’s what every girl wants’

    DANDRIDGE, Tenn. — A man’s reaction to seeing his bride for the first time was so emotional, it had guests and even the photographer crying. Amber Lowe  was the photographer and captured the beautiful moments at the Tennessee wedding, which she shared with us. Amber said the groom, Micah Baker, was turned around so he wouldn’t see his bride, Bailey, walking down the hill.  A soon as the best man tapped Micah on the shoulder, he “cried hysterically,” Amber said. […]

  • Try not to laugh! Watch Indiana University Police Academy put cadets through chicken test

    BLOOMINGTON, Indiana– The Indiana University Police Academy decided to put its cadets through the chicken test, and the results are hilarious. The video posted this week to the academy’s Facebook page has gone viral with nearly 30K shares as of Wednesday. According to the academy, the chicken test is designed to test a cadet’s demeanor, focus and sense of humor. **Watch what happens in the video, above, as the officer walks up to each cadet** The police academy told FOX59 […]