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  • Cleveland police searching for 76-year-old man with dementia and heart condition

    CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Division of Police is searching for an elderly man with dementia who went missing from his home Sunday morning, and has not returned. Cleveland police say Charles Blackmon, 76, walked away from his home on Ambleside Drive at around 11:30 a.m.  He suffers from dementia and a heart condition, for which he takes medicine.  Blackmon does not have his medication with him. Blackmon is 5’1″ tall and 135 lbs. He has black hair and brown eyes. […]

  • Parma man suspected in 18-month-old son’s death

    PARMA, Ohio — A 41-year-old man is in police custody in connection with the death of his toddler son, Parma police said Sunday in a news release. The man walked into the police station at around 9 p.m. Saturday night and said he wanted to turn himself in for a crime, the release said.  Police then learned the man’s 18-month-old son was in his car, parked outside the station. Officers found the toddler unresponsive and not breathing. The boy was […]

  • Actor Michael Keaton meets with students at Kent State University

    KENT, Ohio — Academy Award-nominated actor Michael Keaton will deliver the commencement speech at Kent State University Saturday morning. The ceremony is set for 10 a.m. and is Kent State’s second university-wide commencement. Ahead of the ceremony, Keaton met with several students at the Center for the Performing Arts. “Michael Keaton developed big dreams and a passion for bringing his characters to life that was sparked in part by his time at Kent State,” said Kent State President Beverly Warren […]

  • Meet True! Khloe Kardashian debuts first image of her daughter

    It’s True’s debut! We’re, of course, talking about the daughter of Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson. The 33-year-old Keeping Up with the Kardashians star shared the first image of her baby on Instagram Saturday morning, one month after giving birth on April 12 at Hillcrest Hospital. Cavs player Thompson, 27, is also a dad to 17-month-old son, Prince Oliver, from a prior relationship. In the video, Kardashian says, “Happy one month old, mama.” True can be seen looking up at […]

  • NEW VIDEO: Flames shoot from train in Bellevue

    BELLEVUE, Ohio — Dramatic new video shows just how intense the flames were on a train at Norfolk Southern train yard in Bellevue on Saturday. The Erie County Sheriff’s Office said that the fire started in a tanker, which was leaking ethanol.  The blaze then spread to two other cars. Eight other fire departments responded to help Bellevue firefighters.  It took more than four hours to put out the fire. No one was hurt. Investigators say it appears a mechanical […]

  • Seen on TV: 5/6/18

    Here are the web links for Sunday, May 6, 2018: Click here for more information on the FOX 8/Metroparks golf outing Click here for Solo Director Ron Howard Stops By to Give Star Wars the Arrested Development Treatment Click here for Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter Saturday Night Swing Reverse Raffle Click here for Facebook page for Twinsburg parents for trip updates Click here for continuing coverage on canceled Washington, D.C. trip Click here for edible bowls and plates Click here for more on the book by […]

  • Cleveland native was murdered in Mexico, family says

    AMHERST, Mass. — The family of an Amherst College student who was found dead in Mexico is speaking out for the first time, saying he was murdered. A family spokeswoman told the Boston Globe Friday 21-year-old senior Andrew Dorogi was killed while returning from vacation to Cabo San Lucas in Mexico in March. She did not elaborate, citing the ongoing investigation into Dorogi’s death. The U.S. State Department has referred questions to Mexican officials. The prosecutors in that country leading the investigation […]

  • President Trump talks tax reform at Public Auditorium

    CLEVELAND — President Donald Trump is meeting with supporters and highlighting the benefits of the Republican tax law in Cleveland today. Trump is in Ohio to attend a fundraiser for the Republican National Committee, meeting first with high-dollar givers and then addressing a larger group of about 250 donors. The RNC says Trump is raising $3 million. The president arrived at Burke Lakefront Airport just before 11:15 a.m. After deplaning Air Force One, Mr. Trump walked over to greet supporters waiting […]

  • Seen on TV: 5/5/18

    Here are the web links for Saturday, May 5, 2018: Click here to sign up for FOX 8 golf outing Click here for Solo Director Ron Howard Stops By to Give Star Wars the Arrested Development Treatment Click here for Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter Saturday Night Swing Reverse Raffle Click here for Facebook page for Twinsburg parents for trip updates Click here for continuing coverage on canceled Washington, D.C. trip Click here for edible bowls and plates Click here for more on the book by the […]

  • Cedar Point is officially open for the season!

    SANDUSKY, Ohio — Attention thrill seekers: Cedar Point is officially open for business! It will cost you a little more to get into the park this season ($5), but there are ways to save. The price of an adult ticket at the gate is now $72, but you can get discounted tickets on Cedar Point’s website. **More deals on Cedar Point tickets, here** You can also check out the world premiere of Steel Vengeance this opening weekend. It’s the tallest, fastest, […]

  • Where nature and industry meet: Explore the Lake Link Trail this spring

    CLEVELAND — Imagine stepping outside for a breath of fresh air and taking in the gorgeous Cleveland skyline. Then, when you turn around, a whole new world: a plethora of birds, flowers and fish basking in their environment. That’s what you get on the Cleveland Foundation’s Centennial Trail, as part of the Cleveland Metropark’s Lake Link Trail. Watch our Facebook Live from the CFCT! The Centennial Trail, set along the Cuyahoga River, off of Abbey Road, features bike paths, public […]

  • Mansfield police searching for ‘armed and dangerous’ fatal-shooting suspect

    MANSFIELD, Ohio — The Mansfield Division of Police is investigating the fatal shooting of a 32-year-old man. Police say it happened just before 2:15 p.m. Thursday in the 700 block of Bowman Street. Several people called 911, reporting that a man was shot. Officers arrived to find Nolan Lovett laying in the front yard. He had been shot in the chest, police said. Lovett was rushed to Ohio Health Hospital, where he later died. Witnesses told police the suspect pulled […]