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    Cleveland woman diagnosed with Zika no longer has virus

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Health has reported the state’s first case of Zika virus in a Cleveland woman. Fox 8’s Matt Wright has learned that the woman was diagnosed by a private doctor. She no longer has the virus. She contracted the virus while in Haiti for work. According to a release from the health department, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention previously reported 35 cases of the Zika virus in the United States. Zika virus is primarily transmitted […]

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    Catch up on today’s headlines with Fox 8 Lunch Break!

    Did you miss today’s big headlines? Have lunch with Fox 8! Fox 8 News will provide you a quick look at all the big stories of the day each day during lunch time. Check in during your break to get caught up on everything you need to know. TODAY’S TOP STORIES  Local ‘Idol’ contestant on experience: ‘It was awesome’ Ashtabula native Tywan “Tank” Jackson didn’t make it past the Hollywood round in his hopes of becoming the next American Idol. […]

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    Download: Is it OK to touch a pregnant woman’s stomach?

    The question seems to always pop up: Is it OK to touch a pregnant woman’s belly? One blogger and mom says she doesn’t care if people touch her pregnant belly. Sarah Clark says strangers are drawn to a pregnant woman’s stomach because they’re in awe of the fact that a person is growing inside of them. For once, she says, women should embrace the fact that people aren’t judging their weight or parenting choices. Read more here. 

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    ‘Happened in 15 seconds’: Video shows suspect steal SUV with 3-year-old child inside

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cleveland police are still looking for the suspect who stole a car carrying a 3-year-old child, who was later found safe, from a gas station. The car was left running in the gas station parking lot at East 30th Street and Carnegie Avenue in Cleveland. The child’s relative went into the gas station to pay for gas, leaving the child in the vehicle and the keys in the ignition. Surveillance video shows the suspect getting into the vehicle and driving […]

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    Starbucks adds three new chocolate drinks for Valentine’s Day

    Starbucks is helping customers celebrate Valentine’s Day with three new chocolate treats. Beginning today, participating stores will offer a trio of Starbucks Molten Chocolate beverages through Feb. 14. Those drinks are: Molten Chocolate Latte: Chocolate chips are melted into espresso, then topped with steamed milk combined with bittersweet mocha sauce. This latte is finished with mocha and espresso-infused whipped cream and an espresso mocha drizzle. It’s available hot and iced. Molten Chocolate Frappuccino® Blended Beverage: Coffee with rich mocha sauce and chocolaty chips blended with milk and ice. This beverage […]

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    High school student arrested in murder of Kent State University student

    KENT, Ohio — Police say a 17-year-old Stow High School student has been arrested in the shooting death of a Kent State University student. Kent police Lt. Mike Lewis identified the victim as Nicholas Massa, 18, of Westlake. He was a student at Kent State. Lewis said the 17-year-old suspect will be charged with delinquency by aggravated murder. Police were called the Ryan Place apartments on East Main Street at about 4:15 p.m. Sunday. When they arrived, they found Massa dead inside an […]

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    Cam Newton refuses to answer questions, storms out of Super Bowl press conference

    SANTA CLARA, Ca. — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton stormed out of a press conference following his team’s Super Bowl loss Sunday. The Panthers fell to the Broncos 24-10. Fox Sports reports that he was part of a press conference held at Levi’s Stadium after the game. Newton, named the 2015 NFL MVP on Saturday, finished the day 18 for 41 for 265 yards. The Broncos lead the NFL in total defense, pass defense and sacks and Newton got to see […]

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    Catch up on today’s headlines with Fox 8 Lunch Break!

    Did you miss today’s big headlines? Have lunch with Fox 8! Fox 8 News will provide you a quick look at all the big stories of the day each day during lunch time. Check in during your break to get caught up on everything you need to know. TODAY’S TOP STORIES Arctic blast arriving in NE Ohio as blizzard bears down on New England Mild temperatures are being replaced by cold air and snow in Northeast Ohio today. This week we’ll […]

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    Cleveland Browns announce eight new additions to coaching staff

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — There are eight new additions to the Cleveland Browns coaching staff. Head Coach Hue Jackson made the announcement Monday. The eight new additions are: — Rock Cartwright (offensive quality control) — Louie Cioffi (defensive backs) — Ken Delgado (assistant defensive line) — Johnny Holland (inside linebackers) — Cannon Matthews (assistant defensive backs) — Robert Nunn (defensive line) — Eric Sanders (defensive quality control) — Ryan Slowik (outside linebackers) “When I look at the whole makeup of our staff, […]

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    Norton Furniture guy helps Taco Bell introduce new ‘Quesalupa’ in Super Bowl ad

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Did you catch that? Taco Bell teamed up with the Norton Furniture guy for Super Bowl 50 Sunday! The furniture store is known in the Cleveland-area for its local commercials — starring the Norton Furniture Guy, Mark. The ad started out as a spot for the furniture store, with this familiar line: “If you can’t get credit at Norton Furniture, you can’t get credit anywhere.” But then the ad introduced Taco Bell’s new ‘Quesalupa‘, a quesadilla/Chalupa creation filled with cheese. Taco […]

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    Cleveland FBI investigating over 25 laser strikes at commercial flights

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cleveland Division of the FBI is investigating after several commercial flights were struck with lasers. Authorities say 25 commercial flights were struck on Dec. 16 from the area southwest of Clifton Avenue and West 117th Street. On Thursday, two flights were struck from the same area. There was another one on Wednesday from the area of West 105th Street and Lorain Avenue. The FBI also investigated after lasers struck aircraft from Sept. 4 through Sept. 6. The strikes are very […]

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    Catch up on today’s headlines with Fox 8 Lunch Break!

    Did you miss today’s big headlines? Have lunch with Fox 8! Fox 8 News will provide you a quick look at all the big stories of the day each day during lunch time. Check in during your break to get caught up on everything you need to know. TODAY’S TOP STORIES 2 dead, 1 in custody after double homicide Two people are dead, and a man is in custody after an early-morning shooting in Hinckley. Police found two people dead in […]