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    ‘I got a very troubling phone call': Man calls 911 reporting possible double homicide, 3 found dead

    CLEVELAND — Three people are dead in an apparent domestic-related double homicide-suicide on the city’s west side. Early Tuesday morning, one body was taken from a home in the 7000 block of Memphis Avenue, another body from a home a few doors down and a third body from a vehicle parked in one of the driveways. A call was placed to 911 by a man reporting that his brother had called saying he’d killed two people. “I got a very, […]

  • John @ Cavs game.. Go Cavs

    It’s game day! Cavs watch parties planned, parking restrictions in place tonight

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cavaliers will once again be #AllinCLE with fans tonight as they look to take a commanding 2-0 lead in their playoff series with Boston. Playoff banners are going up all around the city, with many businesses inviting fans without tickets to watch the games with them. **Click here to head to our Cavs Fan Photo Gallery and share your Cavs fan pictures with us!** Tonight’s game is set to tip-off at 7 p.m. While there will […]

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    Mother blames spider after toddler daughter is beaten to death

    FESTUS, Mo. — A 21-year-old mother has been arrested after her 17-month-old daughter, Layla, was murdered and her death was blamed on a spider. KTVI reports Taylor Lynn Fast faces a charge of endangering the welfare of a child. Taylor called police Sunday morning telling them her daughter had been bitten by a spider and that she was unconscious. Police said they knew the story was bogus after they arrived. Layla had severe injuries to her face and neck, and […]

  • First Lady Michelle Obama proposed new rules Tuesday, February 25, 2014, that would limit the types of foods and beverages that can be advertised in schools. (Photo credit: Pool via CNN)

    First Lady Michelle Obama to deliver commencement address at Oberlin College

    OBERLIN, Ohio — First Lady Michelle Obama will deliver the commencement address at Oberlin College on May 25. According to a release from the White House, the school had a winning video submission in the “Near-Peer Mentoring College Challenge” the first lady issued last year. Oberlin’s near-peer challenge video showcased student voices from their Ninde Scholars Program, which matches Oberlin undergrads who provide academic support and college-access services to high school students in Oberlin public schools, according to the release. […]

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    Officer told BCI agent he got on car because of Marine training

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Prosecutors call some of their last witnesses on Tuesday 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. Cleveland Police Det. Ray Diaz, a member of the use of deadly force investigation team, took the stand Tuesday morning. He arrived at the scene behind Heritage Middle School […]

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    Download: Should you invite co-workers to your big events, parties outside of work?

    It’s the season for weddings, babies and parties. But when it comes to who to invite to your big event, how do you decide whether or not to include co-workers? WedNet.com says that these days, people are working longer hours in less stable jobs. You may actually talk to your co-workers more than before about your upcoming marriage or baby than you do with family members. Some say invite all or none, but what if you work with a lot […]

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    Robinson G. Jones Elementary School is a Cool School!

    All school year, we are celebrating some of the coolest schools in Northeast Ohio. Each week there will be three nominees. Voting starts at 5 a.m. on Mondays and ends at 5:59 a.m. on Thursdays. *Click here to nominate your school! The winner is revealed on Fox 8 News and FOX8.com after the poll is closed. This week’s winner is Robinson G. Jones Elementary School. Congratulations!

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    Rock hall induction ceremony filled with laughs, tears & lots of music

    CLEVELAND — To quote from 1994 Rock Hall inductee Rod Stewart: “Tonight’s the night…” The 30th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was at Public Hall Saturday night — it provided for hours of endless entertainment and musical talent capped off with a reunion performance by Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr. *For several special moments from other performers and inductees back stage, click the video players at the bottom of this page* Joan Jett and the Blackhearts opened […]

  • ‘A Little Help From My Friends': 2 surviving Beatles joined by dozens of artists in reunion performance

    CLEVELAND, 0hio — Over 50 years ago, The Beatles performed for the first time in Cleveland — at Cleveland Public Hall. Saturday, the two living Beatles — along with family members and widows of all the Beatles who have passed away — were back in the very same auditorium. Paul McCartney presented inductee Ringo Starr with the Award for Musical Excellence. For interviews with Ringo Starr that took place before the induction ceremony, watch the video players at the bottom […]

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    Fall Out Boy: ‘Without Green Day…there is no us’

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Their’s was one of the most anticipated performances of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony: Green Day. Led by Billie Joe Armstrong, the band performed 2004 hit “American Idiot” along with their mid-1990s songs “When I Come Around” and “Basketcase.” They were given a standing ovation as they accepted their place in the Hall of Fame. They were inducted by Fall Out Boy. After the induction Fall Out Boy explained the importance of Green […]

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    Photos & Video: Stars rock red carpet before Rock Hall induction ceremony

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — With a backdrop of fans screaming to welcome them, stars like Ringo Starr,  Bill Withers, Green Day, John Legend walked the red carpet before tonight’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Cleveland Public Hall. The members of Green Day along with Beck even left the red carpet area, stopping to sign autographs and say hello to fans who were holding signs and chanting. Yoko Ono, Stevie Wonder, members of the ‘5 Royales’ and many […]

  • Joan Jett touched by induction: ‘People just did not think girls could play rock and roll’

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — “Hey mom and dad, did you ever think that Christmas guitar would lead to this?” That was one of the first lines out of Joan Jett’s mouth after she was officially inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at Cleveland Public Hall Saturday. Miley Cyrus had the honor of inducting Jett and Jett’s band, the Blackhearts. **Watch the video player at the bottom of this page to hear what Jett had to say about Miley […]