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    Seen on TV: 1/17/2017

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Click here for more on 2017 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway Click here for the free Harvard photography class Click here for acts performing at inauguration concert Click here to be Idris Elba’s Valentine Click here to vote for the next Monopoly token Click here for info on the Bon Jovi opening act contest Click here for more on ‘Knit Your Dog’ Click here for information on local strongman […]

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    Little girl found murdered in family’s restaurant to be laid to rest in New York

    STARK COUNTY, Ohio — Five-year-old Ashley Zhao, the little girl who was found murdered inside her family’s Jackson Township restaurant last week, will be laid to rest in New York. Waltner-Simchak Funeral Home confirmed to FOX 8 News, there will be no local services for the child; instead, Ashley’s remains will be taken to New York for services. She was reported missing on Jan. 9. Authorities searched for the little girl for hours; on Tuesday, Jan. 10, her body was found hidden inside […]

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    Colo, world’s oldest zoo gorilla, has died at Columbus Zoo

    COLUMBUS, Ohio —  The Columbus Zoo has announced some very sad news: Colo, the world’s oldest zoo gorilla, has died. The zoo posted on its Facebook page: “It is with great sadness we report that the oldest gorilla in the world, Colo, passed away in her sleep overnight. Colo was the first gorilla born in human care and she exceeded her normal life expectancy by more than two decades.” Tom Stalf, Columbus Zoo president and CEO, went on to say, “At […]

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    Take a close look: Kent police looking for drive-thru armed robbery suspects

    KENT, Ohio– Police in Kent released photos Monday showing an armed robbery at University Drive Thru on S. Water St. Police say two men walked into the business at 3:15 p.m. Friday, showed a handgun, and stole money and other items. The suspects both took off.  Kent police ask that you take a look at the photos; if you have any information or can ID the suspects, please call Kent police at (330) 673-7732.

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    ‘Was that Godzilla?” Video of massive alligator goes viral

    LAKELAND, Florida — “Is it a dinosaur?” “Was that Godzilla?” Some people can’t believe their eyes at a new video that appears to show a massive gator. Kim Joiner posted the video to the Circle B Bar Reserve Polk Nature Discovery Center group on Facebook, and said, “I love Circle B. Nature at its best.”  Polk’s Nature Discovery Center is located in Lakeland, Florida. The video, which was posted Sunday, has already been shared nearly 14k times. Joiner told WKMG, the video […]

  • SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 10: (L-R) Actors Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and more than 6000 fans enjoyed a surprise "Star Wars" Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic "Star Wars" music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)

    Lucasfilm addresses rumor about Carrie Fisher in future ‘Star Wars’ movies

    Lucasfilm posted a statement Friday, shooting down a rumor about Carrie Fisher in future Star Wars movies. The statement, which was posted to StarWars.com, said: “We don’t normally respond to fan or press speculation, but there is a rumor circulating that we would like to address. We want to assure our fans that Lucasfilm has no plans to digitally recreate Carrie Fisher’s performance as Princess or General Leia Organa. Carrie Fisher was, is, and always will be a part of the Lucasfilm […]

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    Authorities looking for these most-wanted sex offenders across Ohio

    The U.S. Marshals Service has updated and released its list of most-wanted sex offenders across Ohio. According to U.S. Marshal Peter J. Elliott, the list of the so-called “Agonizing 8” contains sex offenders who are most wanted by the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force. The U.S. Marshals Service said the following fugitives have been added to the list: Stephan Pittman who is wanted for failure to register as a sex offender in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and for unrelated fraud charges […]

  • Photos of 6 plane crash victims after plane disappeared in Lake Erie on Dec. 29, 2016

    Special salute from USS Cod will honor plane crash victims Saturday

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — The six people who were killed when the plane they were on went down into Lake Erie late last month will be remembered with a special salute Saturday. The plane was flown by President and Chief Executive Officer of Superior Beverage, John Fleming. It was carrying Fleming’s wife, Sue; their two children, Jack and Andrew, as well as neighbor, Brian Casey, and his daughter, Megan. According to a press release from the City of Cleveland, Saturday afternoon […]

  • Citizens Bank robbery in Euclid on 1/12/17 (Courtesy: FBI)

    Suspects use pepper spray on security guard, tell everyone to get on the ground at Euclid bank

    EUCLID, Ohio — The FBI is looking for three suspects involved in a bank robbery at Citizens Bank on Lakeshore Blvd in Euclid on Thursday morning. At 10:15 a.m., one male suspect acted as a lookout outside the bank, while the other two male suspects went inside the bank. According to the FBI, the first suspect used pepper spray on the security guard, while the second suspect walked up to the teller line and told everyone to get on the […]

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    Dad tells 911 ‘I can’t find my daughter’ day before she’s found murdered inside restaurant

    JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio — A dad now accused in connection with his daughter’s murder tells a 911 dispatcher, “I need some help. I can’t find my daughter.” The 911 call was made the day before the body of 5-year-old Ashley Zhao was found hidden inside her family’s Jackson Township restaurant, Ang’s Asian Cuisine. On the call made Jan. 9, Liang Zhao tells the dispatcher, neither he nor his wife have seen their daughter in about five hours– at around 3 p.m. […]

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    Seen on TV: 1/12/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Thursday, January 12, 2017 Click here for info on Script You Future Click here to be Idris Elba’s Valentine Click here to vote for the next Monopoly token Click here for info on the Bon Jovi opening act contest Click here for more on ‘Knit Your Dog’ Click here for information on local strongman Mark Burnett Click here for information on Billy Joel tickets Click here for a list of Marc’s stores that […]

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    House explosion in Massillon kills elderly man

    MASSILLON, Ohio — An elderly man is dead after a house explodes, destroying it and damaging the homes of two neighbors. Investigators are trying to figure out what happened. A massive amount of flames erupted minutes after the home on Standish Street, NW in Massillon exploded just before 11:00 a.m. Wednesday. “I was resting in the back bedroom watching TV and all of a sudden I heard a loud boom, it scared me, but I thought a branch had fell on […]