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  • Authorities: Suspects arrested in 17 armed robberies are a ‘danger to society’

    PARMA, Ohio — Authorities say four men arrested this week are suspected in 17 different armed robberies over the past month in Cuyahoga County. Officials held a press conference Friday to address the robberies, calling the suspects a “danger to society,” having “endangered the entire community.” Michael A. Bates, Rodney Kibble, Trayvon Abrams and Romeo A. Kibble face charges in the robberies. The arrests were made after a robbery at a Sunoco gas station on Sunday, where the suspects involved […]

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    Power back on for most Cuyahoga County residents

    CUYAHOGA CO., Ohio — Power is back on for most Cuyahoga County residents after an outage overnight. At one point, thousands of customers were without power in the Lakewood area. As of 6:50 a.m., about 855 customers were still affected by the outage, and most had been restored as of 7 a.m. *Click here for the FirstEnergy outage map* Lakewood Police Department said the outage was sporadic, and that the issue was caused by a raccoon that crawled into a […]

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    Photos: April snow!

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Even though it’s almost the end of April, parts of Northeast Ohio are white! Places like Parma, North Olmsted and Auburn Township saw some flakes overnight. Did you see snow? We want to see your photos! Just click ‘submit photo’ below. Mobile users, can send photos to tips@fox8.com.

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    Seen on TV: 4/23/15

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Thursday, April 23, 2015: Click here for information on Cavs watch parties Click here for the entire Cleveland Browns 2015 schedule Click here for information on First Lady Michelle Obama’s commencement address at Oberlin College Click here to donate for “I Wish My Teacher Knew” Click here for the Cleveland Cavs fan photo gallery Click here for information on National Record Store Day Click here for a look at FOX 8’s National […]

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    Police: Suspect in rash of burglaries caught on surveillance video

    WILLARD, Ohio — Willard police are investigating a rash of home burglaries, some of which happened when the residents were at home sleeping. According to reports, at least 10 burglaries have taken place there this week. Multiple pieces of jewelry, electronics, alcohol, candy, cash, silver, a four-wheeler, tools and at least one firearm were taken. Lists of stolen items are still being compiled by some of the victims. Police say some of the reported burglaries were committed while the homeowners […]

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    Cabela’s building new store in Avon, to hire 225 workers

    AVON, Ohio — Cabela Inc. has announced plans to open a store in Avon. Construction on the 81,000-square-foot store is set to begin later this year, and is to open in fall of 2016. It will be located off Exit 153 off Interstate 90 near Chester Road. “Cabela’s has been interested in northern Ohio and the greater Cleveland area for some time now, and we’re absolutely thrilled to announce this location in Avon,” said Tommy Millner, Cabela’s Chief Executive Officer. […]

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    Download: Survey says only 56 percent of parents have a will or living trust

    A new survey shows only half of American parents have a living trust document or a will. That’s according to a survey by Caring.com. The survey also showed that out of those who have a will, only 40 percent have updated it within the last five years. Possibly the most alarming revelation is one-fourth of adult children don’t know if their parents ever updated their will, and 16 percent of adult children didn’t know if their parents even had a […]

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    Seen on TV: 4/22/15

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Wednesday, April 22, 2015: Click here for information on Cavs watch parties Click here for the entire Cleveland Browns 2015 schedule Click here for Colin’s letter from LucasFilm Click here for more on Beltone hearing aids Click here for RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles Click here to donate for more on NorthCoast Corn Creations Click here for information on First Lady Michelle Obama’s commencement address at Oberlin College Click here to […]

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    Portion of Ohio Turnpike reopened after multiple vehicle crash

    LORAIN COUNTY, Ohio — A portion of the Ohio Turnpike eastbound was closed in Lorain County for several hours on Tuesday, due to a crash involving a car hauler and other vehicles. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the crash happened just before 12:30 p.m. Wednesday near mile post 137. One person was taken to the hospital. Traffic was being diverted off the eastbound turnpike at exit 118.  The area was reopened before 4 p.m. ALERT UPDATE: Everything is […]

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    Police investigate two similar armed robberies on west side

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cleveland police are investigating two separate armed robberies that happened on the city’s west side Monday. The first happened at just before 10 p.m. The victim said she was walking from the West 150th Street/Puritas Rapid station at the time when a man crossed the street and approached her. He had a black handgun wrapped in a brown paper towel. A second suspect came up from behind her. The two took the woman’s shoulder bag, $11 and […]

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    Man accused of stealing money for years as treasurer of softball club

    BAY VILLAGE, Ohio — A Bay Village man faces charges after being accused of stealing money for several years while he was treasurer of a local softball club. Patrick M. McGuire, 41, turned himself in to Bay Village Police Department on charges of theft and possession of criminal tools. Police reports state that the Bay Girls Softball Club reported in September that they believed McGuire had been taking money for several years. After a lengthy investigation, it was determined that […]

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    Attorney for Cleveland officer charged in 2012 chase, shooting move to acquit

    CLEVELAND– Prosecutors are expected to call their last witness Wednesday in the trial of Cleveland Patrol Officer Michael Brelo. Brelo is facing two counts of manslaughter for his role in the Nov. 29, 2012 chase and shooting that claimed the lives of two suspects, Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams. Bureau of Criminal Investigations Special Agent John Saraya testified on Tuesday that he interviewed Brelo days after the shooting. He told the BCI agent he reloaded his gun twice and jumped […]