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  • Emma is six months old and this is her first Christmas.

    Submit Your Holiday Photos!

    Did you deck the halls this year? Cover your home with holiday lights? Is your family filled with holiday spirit this year? We want to see your pictures! Just hit the “Submit Your Photo” button in the bottom-right corner to upload your pic. Your holiday photos could be featured on Fox 8 News! *NO professional pics please!

  • Nelson Mandela died on Dec. 5, 2013 (Credit: CNN)

    PICTURES: 2013 Notable Deaths

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    Register for the FOX 8 Fox Trot!

    CLEVELAND — Fox 8 is excited and honored to announce a very special project we intend to continue for years to come: the FOX 8 FOX TROT! ​​Thanks to our friends at Northern Ohio Honda Dealers, Fox 8 is organizing a 5K charity run, open to everyone! Each year, Fox 8 will select a worthy charity, and for this inaugural race, we selected The MetroHealth Foundation’s Brain Injury Program. We’ve all been touched by the strength Stefani Schaefer has shown, […]

  • A black bear in Austinburg Township. (Photo Credit: Nancy Hodge)

    PICTURES: Black Bears in Northeast Ohio

    Black bear sightings are on the rise in Northeast Ohio, and Fox 8 viewers have spotted the animal in several counties over the past few months. The Department of Natural Resources estimates that only about 60 black bears live in the state year round. So, if you were lucky enough to (safely) snap a shot of one in the wild, submit your pics!

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    Alcohol Suspected in Deadly Medina Crash

    MEDINA, Ohio — One person is dead and two others were injured after a wrong-way crash on State Route 18 early Thursday morning. It happened just before 5:30 a.m. between SR 18 between Beech Road and SR 94 in Granger Township. The Ohio State Highway Patrol said the driver of a Ford Fusion vehicle crossed the center line and struck another car, head-on. The driver who allegedly caused the collision, Gilberto Ralios, 20, became trapped in his car after it […]

  • Plant explosion in Geismar. (Photo Credit: WVLA via CNN)

    1 Dead, 33 Injured in Louisiana Plant Blast

    A Geismar, Louisiana, chemical plant exploded and caught fire Thursday, causing at least 33 injuries.

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    Pelosi Slams Reporter’s Abortion Question

    House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi got into a heated back and forth Thursday with a reporter.

  • A large, uprooted tree lays across a house on Penn Place in Canton. (Photo Credit: Fox 8 News)

    Massive Tree Damages Canton Home, Car

    CANTON, Ohio — Powerful storms that swept across northern Ohio late Wednesday night left some significant destruction in some parts of the FOX 8 viewing area. Abby Cunningham told Fox 8 News she was sleeping when the storm woke her overnight. Soon after, the whipping winds knocked over a 75-85 foot tree in her front yard. The tree’s branches came crashing through the second floor windows of her home on Penn Place NE in Canton. They shattered her car window, […]

  • A photo of a storm in Belmond, Iowa, on June 12, 2013. (Photo Credit: Shane Jacobs)

    Nasty Weather Slams Midwest, Heads East

    "Turn around ... don't drown." With those words, the National Weather Service warned motorists in and around Lansing and Hastings, Michigan.

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    Suspect Sketch Released in Attempted Abduction

    RICHFIELD, Ohio — Police in Richfield are looking for a suspect accused of trying to abduct a boy from a residential complex earlier this week. On Wednesday, they released a sketch of what the suspect might look like. It happened on Friday, June 7, at around noon, near Glencairn Forest and The Woods. The boy told police he was approached by a man driving a small, grey, four-door car, with dark-tinted windows. The driver was described as a man between […]

  • Black Bear on the Run in Bath Township

    BATH TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Another black bear is making its way through a local town. Bath police officers spotted one at around 6 a.m. Wednesday, running down West Bath Road. People also saw it in the Ghent Hills area and on Rambling Way Drive. Sarah Wells told Fox 8 News she saw a “very large” black bear walk across a small bridge, then up some stairs onto her patio on Forest Pool Road. The bear sniffed around for a bit, […]

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    Congressman Pledges to Live on Food Stamp Budget

    A congressman announced Tuesday that he will be living on an average food stamp budget for one week.