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  • Nevaeh Wylie

    Police looking for man who abducted 6-year-old girl from Cleveland home

    CLEVELAND, Ohio– Cleveland police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect wanted for the abduction of 6-year-old Nevaeh Wylie.  Police say the girl was last seen around 4 a.m. on May 21 on West 104th St. and was reported missing to police around 2:30 p.m. Around 9:30 p.m., officers learned that the girl was at a home on Lyric Ave. She was taken to Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital where she remains. Through an interview with the child, […]

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    Seen on TV: 5/23/16

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Monday, May 23, 2016: Click here to donate to Coach TJ Taylor’s GoFundMe account Click here for cicada pics Click here for the Singing Angels’ website Click here for the Twisted Melt’s website Click here to see the Fox 8 360 camera at Thursday’s Cavs game Click here for ticket info for Funnel Cakes Not Included Click here to see Westlake’s Meningococcal Disease fact sheet Click here for Miracles for Heroes concert information Click here for more on […]

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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.

  • Brian A. Graham (Courtesy: Stark County Sheriff's Office)

    Man shot in Canton after neighborhood dispute: police

    CANTON, Ohio– Canton police are investigating the shooting of a man that happened Thursday at 10 p.m. on Vassar Avenue NE. Officers said when they arrived at the scene, they found a man who was shot in the stomach.  As they investigated, they discovered that the shooting victim was involved in a neighborhood dispute before he was shot. Brian A. Graham was later charged with one count of felonious assault. He was taken to the Stark County Jail for booking. […]

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    Seen on TV: 5/16/16

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Monday, May 16, 2016: Click here for more on “Fast 8” road closures Click here for the Mansfield Reformatory Paranormal Penitentiary attraction Click here for more on Ella’s Enchanted Forest Click here for info on the Cleveland Marathon Charities Click here for more on Katie Spotz’s book, Just Keep Rowing Click here to track the Boston Marathon survivors Click here for more NutriMost Click here for more on Our Lady of the Wayside Grapes & Ale Fundraiser Click […]

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    Little boy with autism falls in love with Snow White

    ORLANDO, Florida– A little boy’s sweet interaction with Snow White has gone viral. The mom of 2-year-old Jack Jack says her son has autism and is non-verbal. Amanda Coley posted on YouTube, that Jack Jack didn’t want anything to do with the Disney characters during their vacation in November. She says her son is on the shy side with people he doesn’t know. Then.. he met Snow White. Coley wrote: ” I must have cried 1000 tears watching his interaction with her. […]

  • Courtesy: Avon Lake City Schools

    Students name adorable eaglets at Avon Lake school

    AVON LAKE, Ohio– Students have come up with names for two adorable eaglets at Redwood Elementary School in Avon Lake. The eaglets were born last month in a nest on school grounds. For several weeks last month, the students submitted potential names and then voted on them. Here are the names that were voted on: 1.       Liberty 2.       Freedom 3.       Justice 4.       Brave 5.       Peace 6.       Yankee-Doodle – for both The winning names are: Liberty and Justice. The school has installed a camera over the eagles’ nest, […]

  • Dejon Forbes killed in bar shooting

    Cleveland Heights bar ordered to close after man shot and killed outside

    CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio — A Cleveland Heights bar has been ordered to close until further notice after a deadly shooting outside the business. The City of Cleveland Heights filed a complaint and motion against the Sunny Spot Bar on Noble Rd. The complaint states that the business is “a danger to the surrounding community in light of recent incidents, including a homicide in the early morning of May 3, 2016. Allowing the Sunny Spot Bar to continue operation will create […]

  • Kenneth Roth (Photo courtesy: Stark County Sheriff's Office)

    Break in cold case: Man charged with 2009 murder of woman in her home

    STARK COUNTY, Ohio– A man has been charged with the murder of a woman in her home in 2009. The Stark County sheriff served an aggravated murder warrant on Kenneth Roth. He was indicted by the Stark County Grand Jury for allegedly killing Linda Smith in her Osnaburg Township home on December 9, 2009. Authorities say the indictment is the result of their ongoing cold-case investigation. In 2013, Stark County Sheriff George Maier worked with Ohio BCI, the Stark County Prosecutor’s Office, and […]

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    A Mother’s Day reflection on how quickly your little ones grow up

    Time is so precious, especially when it comes to your children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews.  They grow up so fast.  In the blink of an eye they go from learning to walk and talk to graduating high school and heading off to college and then getting married. A video by singer Nichole Nordeman, “Slow Down,” shows just how precious those moments with your little ones really are. Nordeman posted on her Facebook page:  “I don’t know of a more uttered […]

  • Photos courtesy of Seph Lawless

    Randall Park Mall: Photos give you inside look before & after the fire

    NORTH RANDALL, Ohio– As officials investigate an arson at the old Randall Park Mall on Thursday night, a local photographer is giving us a look at both before and after the fire. Seph Lawless told FOX 8, you can see the burned up movie theater seats in one of the photos he shared with us; other photos show inside the theater after it was closed and before the fire started. The mall has been vacant for years. In 2014, portions of it were demolished. The blaze […]

  • Paul Plazak (Courtesy: Akron police)

    Police say something dangerous found at Akron home during domestic violence call

    AKRON, Ohio– A man was arrested and charged with several crimes after a domestic violence call. Akron police say at 10 p.m. Wednesday night, they responded to Chalker Street after someone called 911. A 44-year-old woman told them that her live-in boyfriend, Paul Plazak, 52, grabbed her and threw her into a wall; she said he also shoved her down, tried to choke her and threatened to kill her if she called police. Officers took Plazak into custody.  While they […]