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  • Seen on TV: 5/23/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Tuesday, May 23, 2017: Click here to send thoughts, prayers to victims of Manchester explosion Click here to register for the 2017 FOX 8 FOX Trot Click here to register for Goat Yoga Click here to learn more about Downs on the Farm Click here for the GoFundMe account for Lindsey Rotuno, the Midview student who died in a car crash Click here for info on Camp Bacon Click here for more […]

  • Portion of I-271 northbound and southbound in Richfield closed due to truck crash

    ​ RICHFIELD, Ohio —  One lane of I-271 southbound has reopened following a crash. I-271 northbound just south of Broadview Rd. remains closed. The area was shut down just before 2 p.m. Tuesday due to an accident involving a tractor-trailer. According to Richfield police, the driver escaped. A photo sent to us from a viewer shows the truck on fire. We will continue to bring you any updates on FOX 8 News and FOX8.com as they become available.

  • Police searching for missing Stark County 4-year-old believed to have been kidnapped by mother

    STARK COUNTY, Ohio —  Police in Perry Township, Stark County, are looking for a missing 4-year-old. They believe her mom, who does not have custody of her, kidnapped her. They are looking for Amiri Beasley, who was reportedly taken at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday morning. Police say Amiri is autistic and legally blind. They ask the community and surrounding areas to be on the lookout for the child and the suspect’s vehicle, which is a black Chevy Equinox, with possible plate #: […]

  • 4 people arrested, charged in connection with death of 13-year-old in Ashtabula County

    ASHTABULA — Four people have been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a 13-year-old girl whose body was found in Ashtabula County on May 11. According to the Ashtabula County Prosecutor’s Office, the following people are charged: John Bove, Ashtabula, 46, is charged with aggravated murder and kidnapping. He’s in custody in Mercer County, Pennsylvania. Debra Bove, Ashtabula, 47, is charged with obstructing justice. Malachi D. Schultz, Ashtabula, 20, and Stanley Wilfong III, Ashtabula, 56, are charged with […]

  • Akron fire that killed 7 was ‘act of arson’; neighbor in custody

    ​ AKRON — The Akron house fire that killed seven people was an “act of arson.” Officials said a man, Stanley Ford, 58, was arrested and charged with one count of aggravated arson and seven counts of aggravated murder. Authorities said Ford was a neighbor but had no known affiliation with the family. Killed in the fire were Dennis Huggins, 35; Angela Boggs, 37; Jared Boggs, 14; Daisia Huggins; 6; Kyle Huggins, 5; Alivia Huggins, 3; and Cameron Huggins, 16 months. A […]

  • Stars send love, thoughts and prayers to Manchester, England following concert explosion

    MANCHESTER, England —  Entertainers are sending their love, prayers and thoughts following a deadly explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. At least 19 people are dead and dozens of others are injured in what is being treated, at this point, as a terror attack. **Read the tweets, below; you can share your thoughts and prayers on the FOX 8 News Facebook page** Click here for continuing coverage** My thoughts, prayers and tears for all those affected by […]

  • Seen on TV: 5/22/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Monday, May 22, 2017: Click here for maps, times and road closures for the Cleveland Marathon Click here for the GoFundMe account for Lindsey Rotuno, the Midview student who died in a car crash Click here for info on Camp Bacon Click here for more on St. Jude Dream Home Tours Click here for the GoFundMe account for Tre Williams, paralyzed in a car accident Click here for more on Schumacher Homes […]

  • Students dismissed early at Elyria High School following lockdown

    ELYRIA, Ohio — An investigation is under way after Elyria High School was placed on lockdown following the report of a threat. According to Elyria Police Captain Christopher Costantino, somebody called an emergency management office secretary to call in the threat. The school would not go into detail concerning the nature of the threat; they will only say they are taking it seriously and following procedure. A short time after the school was placed on lockdown, Elyria High School’s 1,600 students were […]

  • Tension over group’s efforts to put Q deal on the ballot

    CLEVELAND– There was some tension Monday as members of a new coalition dropped off 20,000 signatures to put the Quicken Loans Arena renovation deal on the ballot. City Council leaders, at first, rejected the signatures, saying they were legally advised not to take them. That’s when there was some aggression; two pastors even put out their arms, telling the city to arrest them. City says they will not take the signatures. Pastors telling the city to arrest them if they […]

  • U of A gives update on mascot Zippy costumes: 1 returned, 1 still missing

    AKRON, Ohio– The University of Akron on Monday gave an update on its missing mascot Zippy costumes. The university says someone in the Zippy program, who originally believed he didn’t have one of the costumes, realized on Sunday he forgot to return a costume after performing at an event. Another Zippy costume remains missing. Last week, a staffer from the Alumni Association’s event staff contacted university police to report that two Zippy the Mascot kangaroo costumes were missing. After reaching […]

  • Viewers share beautiful cloud photos as storms move through

    As storms moved through parts of Northeast Ohio on Thursday, FOX 8 viewers shared some breathtaking photos. Some showed what the clouds looked like during the storms; while others showed the lightning and the sunset. You can share your weather photos by clicking the submit photo button, below, or send them to tips@fox8.com **Weather updates, here**

  • Euclid police chase ends in crash in Cleveland

    CLEVELAND — A police chase has ended in a crash in Cleveland. Cleveland police say Euclid police chased a vehicle in connection with an aggravated robbery. The chase went into Cleveland, East Cleveland and Bratenahl. It then went back into Cleveland where it ended in a crash at E 185th and Kewanee. No other details were immediately released; we will bring you new information as soon as it becomes available.