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  • Wife of slain Cleveland officer helping other families touched by homicide

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Grace Leon’s life changed forever on June 25, 2000. Her husband, police Officer Wayne Leon, was shot to death during a traffic stop. It’s been 15 years, but Leon is still healing, and now she’s helping other families touched by homicide. Leon is part of a new program with the Cleveland Police Department’s homicide unit that reaches out to families in cold cases. She will also graduate from Cleveland State University soon, with a degree in social […]

  • GOP debate takes place in CLE next week: Who will be on stage?

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — One week from Thursday, everyone will be looking to Cleveland when the first Republican presidential debate takes place at the Q. Only candidates averaging in the top 10 in the field will take part in the debate on Aug. 6. There were roughly 4,500 tickets made available, but they are sold out. Fox News’ Bill Hemmer spoke with Fox 8 Wednesday morning from New York about what to expect on the big day. *Click for more on […]

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    Several vehicles, home damaged after man shot on west side

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Several vehicles and a home were damaged early Wednesday by a man who appeared to be fleeing a shooting. Officials say the man was found in the 4100 block of Archwood Avenue. The man appeared to be fleeing along Chestnutdale Avenue, hitting several vehicles and causing minor damage to a house. The actual shooting scene is unknown. The man was taken to the hospital at just before 3 a.m. His condition is not known. Police are still […]

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    Police: Missing Willowick man found safe

    WILLOWICK, Ohio — A missing Willowick man has been found safe, according to police. Willowick police say they were called on Thursday and told that Christopher Harwell, 21, was missing. He was last seen leaving Ohio State Water Proofing, where he worked, at around 1 p.m. that day. Upon investigating, police say it’s believed a struggle took place inside his home at 287 E. 322nd St. Police said Tuesday night that Harwell was found safe. No further details were released.

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    Woman killed in Concord Twp. shootings was assistant to Willoughby mayor

    CONCORD TWP., Ohio — A woman shot and killed in Concord Township Monday has been identified as 60-year-old Margaret Kostelnik, who worked as assistant to the Willoughby mayor. Margaret’s husband, Bill, discovered her dead body in a Ravenna Road home Monday afternoon. The suspect has been identified as Juan Emmanuel Razo, 35, who was arrested after a manhunt in and around the Greenway Corridor. Police accuse Razo of attempted rape of a 14-year-old girl at Helen Wyman Park Monday morning […]

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    Seen on TV: 7/28/15

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Tuesday, July 28, 2015: Click here for more on Fear’s Confections Click here for details on Democratic Watch Party during GOP debate Click here for more on the Nature’s Variety dog food recall. Click here for Go Fund Me page for Sidney Heidrick Click here for information on Ada’s Welcome Walk Click here for information on the cat who is running for president of the US. Click here for information on Brian […]

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    Nature’s Variety issues voluntary recall due to possible salmonella contamination

    Nature’s Variety has announced a voluntary recall on some of its dog food due to possible salmonella contamination. The FDA says the recall involves the Instinct Raw Chicken Formula for dogs with a ‘best by’ date of 4/27/16. Salmonella can affect animals eating the products, according to the FDA, and there is a risk to humans from handling products contaminated with it. The affected products are limited to the Instinct Raw Chicken Formula Frozen Diets packaged in the following forms: […]

  • Bond set at $10 million for Concord Twp. shooting suspect

    CONCORD TWP., Ohio — Bond has been set at $10 million for the man accused in Monday’s shooting at a bike trail in Concord Township. Police identified the suspect accused as Juan Emmanuel Razo, 35. Razo is also the suspect in the murder of a woman at a Ravenna Road home and in the attempted rape of a 14-year-old girl earlier in the day Monday. A police report reveals that Razo told authorities on July 7 that he was in […]

  • Police search for men wanted in two Tremont carjackings

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cleveland police are looking for at least two people after two carjackings in Tremont. The first happened around 5 a.m. Saturday when an employee at Barrio was leaving the restaurant on Literary Road. Police say two men pistol-whipped the employee and then took off with his SUV. The second incident happened around 10:30 p.m. Sunday night. Two armed men ordered a couple to the ground, taking their car keys and their cell phones. Anyone with information is […]

  • Ali Martin (left) and Jena Meaux (right) were injured following a shooting at the Lafayette, Louisiana Grand 16 movie theater Thursday night, July 23, 2015. Police said John Russell Houser, 59, opened fire during a showing of "Trainwreck" killing Martin and Meaux, before turning the gun on himself. Nine others were injured. (Photo Credit: CNN via Cammie Maturin)

    Hero teachers: Women jump in front of bullet, pull fire alarm to alert others in theater shooting

    LAFAYETTE, La. — Two teachers are being praised for helping alert moviegoers when a shooter opened fire last night at a Lafayette, La., movie theater. Jillian Johnson, 33, and Mayci Breaux, 21, were killed in the shooting. Several others were injured. The gunman, John Russell Houser, 59, shot and killed himself. Investigators have not determined a motive. The Teachers Last night, the two teachers had gone to watch the movie “Trainwreck” when Houser opened fire, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said. […]

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    Burglary suspect hiding in attic falls through floor, arrested in basement

    BELLEVUE, Ohio — A burglary suspect fell through an attic floor after hiding from police Thursday afternoon. At the time, Bellevue police were executing a search warrant at a home in the 100 block of Grove Street in connection with a Monday burglary on Crystal Court. Suspect Dustin Bean, 25, was found hiding in the attic under insulation. While attempting to crawl out, police say Bean fell through the attic floor to the first floor of the house. He then […]

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    Seen on TV: 7/24/15

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Friday, July 24, 2015: Click here for ALL details on GOP debate tickets Click here for more on the all-new FOX 8 app Click here for more the lemonade stand GoFundMe page Click here to nominate someone for a Flower Bomb Click here for more information on the Get To School campaign for CMSD Click here for more information on the 2016 presidential candidates Click here for information on Stuff the Bus […]