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  • Watch Kenny kick it from Disney World on Wednesday and Thursday!

    ORLANDO — Attention all Disney World enthusiasts: Our own Kenny Crumpton is going to be Kickin’ It Wednesday and Thursday from the most magical place on earth! He’s taking you on a tour of Pandora: The World of Avatar, at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. In collaboration with filmmaker James Cameron and Lightstorm Entertainment, Disney is bringing to life the fantasy world of Pandora, inspired by Cameron’s blockbuster film, “Avatar,” Disney world said in a statement. Kenny will also be showcasing the […]

  • Matthew McConaughey attends Game 4 at The Q

    CLEVELAND — Actor Matthew McConaughey is exploring every part of Cleveland and showing love for its sports teams. Tonight, he received a rousing standing ovation when he was seen on the humongotron at Quicken Loans Arena for Game 4 against the Boston Celtics. Alright, alright, alright. @McConaughey pic.twitter.com/Cd4Qibbbig — Cleveland Cavaliers (@cavs) May 24, 2017 McConaughey is in town shooting “White Boy Rick,” which is set in the 1980s in Detroit at the height of the crack epidemic. **Complete coverage […]

  • J.R. Smith’s daughter Dakota heads home after spending months in hospital

    It’s an incredible day for Cavaliers shooting guard, J.R. Smith: His daughter, Dakota, who was born five months early, went home from the hospital today. “We walked in together, we walked out together,” Smith said in an Instagram post. Adding a special thank you to the NICU nurses of Hillcrest Hospital, Smith said, “You all are truly the world’s greatest!” Back in January, Smith and his wife, Jewel, announced the birth of Dakota, who weighed just one pound at the […]

  • Akron police: Man fatally stabbed 76-year-old mother

    AKRON, Ohio — Detectives with the Akron Police Department are investigating the fatal stabbing of a 76-year-old woman Tuesday afternoon. It happened at around 3 p.m. in the 300 block of Crystal Street. Police say the woman was found in the kitchen with stab wounds to her chest and abdomen. She was rushed to Akron City Hospital, where she later died. The woman’s son, 48-year-old Michael Gleisinger, has been charged with her murder. He is currently being held in the […]

  • ‘Bachelor’ Chris Soules enters not guilty plea in crash that killed man

    BUCHANAN COUNTY, Iowa — Former “Bachelor” star Chris Soules on Tuesday entered a not guilty plea to one charge of leaving the scene of an accident resulting in a death, TMZ reports. Soules also waived his right to an arraignment in open court, reportedly to avoid the court spectacle. Last month, Soules was arrested after he left the scene of a fatal accident with a tractor. In a 911 call, Soules said he had rear-ended the farm machine, sending it […]

  • Woman, 97, injured in Cleveland carjacking

    CLEVELAND — An elderly woman was injured Sunday morning in a carjacking on her street, Cleveland police said in a news release. It happened in the 10700 block of Hathaway Avenue before 9 a.m. Sunday. Officials say the 97-year-old woman was assaulted, then taken to University Hospitals for treatment. Police are still searching for the suspect. Additional information, including the name and condition of the woman, were not immediately released. Stick with Fox 8 News and FOX8.com for updates on this story […]

  • Crews searching for man at Lakeside Yacht Club: Law enforcement source

    CLEVELAND — A law enforcement source on Sunday told the Fox 8 I-Team that crews are searching for a 57-year-old man at Lakeside Yacht Club. According to the source, the man was last seen leaving the yacht club bar at around 1 a.m. Sunday, but never made it back to his boat. His car, however, is parked in the lot. Three boats and several Cleveland police cars are assisting with the search. Further details, including the man’s name, were not immediately […]

  • 3 children hurt after shots fired into home in Cleveland

    CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Division of Police is investigating after an 8-year-old boy was shot, and two other children were hurt, after someone shot several rounds into a home Saturday evening. It happened just before 11 p.m. in the 1000 block of East 71st Street. I heard a lot of screaming because it got real quiet,” said the victim’s grandfather who did not want to be identified. “It really got quiet and I hear a lot of screaming. They [people […]

  • Seen on TV: 5/13/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Saturday, May 13, 2017: Click here for Rock Steady Boxing Click here for information on Honor Flights. Click here for more info on the Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial Society annual commemoration Click here for more on African Elephant Crossing at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Click here for information on Survival Systems USA/plane crash survival. Click here for info on soothing music in animal shelters Click here for more on fear free veterinary […]

  • WATCH: Octavia Spencer delivers commencement speech at KSU

    KENT, Ohio — Octavia Spencer delivered the commencement speech at Kent State on Saturday, which cost the university $100,000. The contract between the university and the Academy-Award winner had her posing for photos with VIPs starting at 9 a.m. Saturday morning. She then took part in the processional, delivered her speech at 11 a.m., and wrapped up by noon. Thank you #DrWarren and #kentstate for having me deliver commencement address for #2017. Fun day. https://t.co/GUJLPMXuFe — octavia spencer (@octaviaspencer) May […]

  • Bear locks himself in car, honks horn, then snacks on treats

    ROANOKE COUNTY, Virginia — Imagine being woken up by the sound of a honking horn, then finding out that a bear, not a human, was doing all the beeping. That’s exactly what happened to some homeowners in Roanoke County, Virginia, earlier this week. According to the police department’s Facebook page, the homeowners heard their car horn honking and came outside to investigate. There, in their vehicle, was a 200 lb. baby black bear. The animal managed to open the door, […]

  • Police: Man, 29, fatally shot in the head outside Cleveland home

    CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Division of Police is investigating the death of a man who was fatally shot early Saturday morning. It happened at around midnight Saturday in the 14100 block of Idarose Avenue, where officers had responded to a home for a report of a male shot. A 29-year-old man was found lying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the head.  He was taken to University Hospitals, where he later died. Officials say the man had been […]