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    ‘Sandlot’ kittens rescued after being abandoned in box during snowstorm

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — A batch of kittens named after “Sandlot” characters is looking for new homes after being abandoned in a box on the side of the road in a snow storm. According to the Cleveland APL, the kittens were found Thursday night. The kittens were brought in from the cold and are under the care of the Cleveland APL. They were named Smalls, Squints, Repeat and Benny. They’ll be heading to a foster home now until they are big […]

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    Police investigate 2 husband and wife teams in Geauga County burglaries

    GEAUGA COUNTY, Ohio — Authorities are investigating two separate husband and wife teams accused of burglarizing several homes in Geauga County. The teams worked separately and were not connected in any way, said police. All four are in custody. Police said the couples would break into a home, and the wife would then go scout out the next house by knocking on the door to determine if anyone was at home. Deputies said Donna Miller, 48, admitted she and her husband, 46-year-old […]

  • Missing plane search: water grid search area: The light green area was searched on day 1, Sunday, Jan. 1st. The dark green area was searched on the 2nd day, Monday, Jan. 2nd. The blue area was searched on day 3, Tuesday, Jan. 3rd and is where the vessel will head to Thursday. (Photo via City of Cleveland)

    Crews plan to use locator beacon detector in search for missing plane

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Search and recovery efforts for the plane that went missing over Lake Erie are continuing today. Superior Beverage CEO John T. Fleming was piloting the plane that disappeared over Lake Erie on Dec. 29. His wife, two teen sons, and their neighbor, Brian Casey, and his daughter, Megan, were also on the plane. They had attended the Cleveland Cavaliers game and were on their way back to their home in the Columbus area. Wednesday, a vessel was deployed […]

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    Billy Joel to perform at Progressive Field this summer

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cleveland Indians and Live Nation have announced that Billy Joel will perform at Progressive Field this summer. The announcement was made at a 12:30 p.m. press conference. He’ll perform on Friday, July 14 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale Friday, Jan. 13 at 10 a.m. **All of your ticket information, right here!** Stick with Fox 8 and Fox8.com for more.

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    It’s official! Indians sign Edwin Encarnacion to three-year deal

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cleveland Indians say they’ve officially signed Edwin Encarnacion to a three-year contract. Encarnacion, 33, agreed to a $65 million, three-year contract with the AL champions before Christmas. The Indians will welcome him at a news conference today. Cleveland aggressively pursued Encarnacion, swooping in to lock up the coveted power hitter who was also being chased by big-market clubs. Encarnacion hit 42 homers and drove in 127 runs last season for the Toronto Blue Jays, who lost to the Indians […]

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    Seen on TV: 1/5/2017

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Thursday, January 5, 2017 Click here to read the new laws in affect in Ohio for 2017 Click here for information on Billy Joel tickets Click here for a list of Marc’s stores that are now accepting credit cards Click here for petition to make Leia an official Disney princess Click here for Beachwood Place chaperone rules Click here for the fundraising link for the dog who was shot on Christmas Click here for […]

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    Nord Middle School is a Cool School!

    All school year, we’re celebrating some of the coolest schools in Northeast Ohio. Voting starts Monday at 4 a.m. Voting ends at 5:59 a.m. on Thursday. *Click here to nominate your school! The winner is revealed on Fox 8 News and FOX8.com after the poll is closed.

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    Police arrest suspected getaway driver in New Year’s bar murder

    BEDFORD, Ohio — Police have arrested the suspected getaway driver wanted in connection with a New Year’s murder at a Bedford bar.  Clairese Murray, 35, of Cleveland, faces charges of complicity to murder. She will be arraigned at 11 a.m. Thursday in Bedford Municipal Court. Trevis Stephens, 33, was shot to death at just before 2:30 a.m. inside the Lounge 2.28 Bar on Jan. 1. Police say the shooting suspect had been asked to leave the bar earlier in the evening. He then returned […]

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    Crews find more debris in search for missing plane

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Additional debris as found Tuesday of the plane that vanished over Lake Erie after takeoff last week. According to a release from the city of Cleveland, some of the debris is “relevant to this investigation,” but no specifics will be released. The city of Cleveland previously announced — on Monday — that over 120 pieces of debris that are “consistent with what would be found on a Cessna 535 Citation” were recovered from Lake Erie. Foot patrols and […]

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    Search underway: Suspect in overnight Lorain murder considered ‘armed and dangerous’

    LORAIN, Ohio — Murder warrants have been issued for a man accused of shooting another man to death in Lorain early Wednesday. Lorain police responded to a home in the 3300 block of Reid Avenue at just after 1 a.m. to reports that a man had been shot. Police found a 26-year-old man dead inside the home. The man’s identity has not yet been released. Vincent Eugene Lee, 26, is wanted in the murder. Police say he should be considered […]

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    Police search for man who robbed Westlake convenience store

    WESTLAKE, Ohio — Police are searching for a man who robbed a convenience store in Westlake Tuesday afternoon. According to police, it happened at Convenient Food Mart, 27112 Detroit Road, at just before 3:30 p.m. The suspect demanded cash from the clerk, then fled westbound on foot. No weapon was seen or mentioned, and there were no injuries. The store’s surveillance cameras captured images of the man. He’s described as being in his mid-30s with a medium build. He was […]

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    Seen on TV: 1/4/2017

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Wednesday, January 4, 2017 Click here to read the new laws in affect in Ohio for 2017 Click here for petition to make Leia an official Disney princess Click here for Beachwood Place chaperone rules Click here for the fundraising link for the dog who was shot on Christmas Click here for Dick Goddard calendar information Click here for the SW Florida Eagle Cam Click here for information on Sierra’s Sunshine Fund to […]