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  • Police: Man shot after taking security officer’s Taser in hospital emergency room

    GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio — Garfield Heights police say a man is in critical condition after being shot in the neck by an off-duty Garfield Heights officer at Marymount Hospital. Investigators say Cleveland police and paramedics late Wednesday night were taking the man to the psychiatric unit at the hospital. Police say later the man fought with the Garfield Heights officer and two Cleveland Clinic officers, even grabbing for the Garfield Heights officer’s gun. Police also say they tried to use a Taser on the man, and […]

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    Seen on TV: 8/27/15

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Thursday, August 27, 2015: Click here to register for Hillary Clinton’s Cleveland event Click here for the Starkist Co. tuna lawsuit Click here for pics on National Dog Day Click here for more on the 2015 FOX 8 FOX Trot Click here for GoFundMe page for Landon & Grayson Click here to read the marijuana legalization ballot language Click here for information on Alex’s Lemonade Stand Click here for Vietnam Veterans Memorial: […]

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    (Part 3) It’s National Dog Day! Share photos to honor your best dog friends

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — They are our unconditional friends — now, let’s show them  a little love! Today is National Dog Day and we have received hundreds of photos from viewers. **Click here to see our gallery** The unofficial holiday was founded in 2004 by Pet Lifestyle expert, author and animal advocate Colleen Paige. The goal is to bring attention to our canine pals and animals waiting in shelters for their forever homes. And a survey by Milo’s Kitchen says Ohio is ranked the No. […]

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    Family of missing Warren teen plead for her return

    WARREN, Ohio — Warren police held a press conference Wednesday morning to discuss the case of a missing Warren woman. Alesha Bell, 18, was last seen by neighbors on July 23. Warren Police Detective Nick Carney says the whole purpose of press conference was to hopefully find the 18-year-old. The woman’s family pleaded for her return. “This is a missing person case and I still believe she is alive,” Carney said. They are hoping Bell was somehow able to watch the press conference and will […]

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    It’s National Dog Day! Share photos to honor your best dog friends

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — They are our unconditional friends — now, let’s show them  a little love! Wednesday is National Dog Day. The unofficial holiday was founded in 2004 by Pet Lifestyle expert, author and animal advocate Colleen Paige. The goal is to bring attention to our canine pals and animals waiting in shelters for their forever homes. And a survey by Milo’s Kitchen says Ohio is ranked the No. 9 most dog happy state in the U.S. We want to see photos of your […]

  • Local officials tell stories, remember Louis Stokes as he’s laid to rest

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Former Congressman Louis Stokes touched many lives during his career and his life in Cleveland. Tuesday morning, former Congresswoman Mary Rose Oakar, former Congressman Dennis Kucinich and Dr. Larry Macon Sr. stopped by Fox 8 News in the Morning to remember their friend and colleague. Stokes, 90, passed away last week after battling cancer. His funeral was today in Cleveland. Stokes served in World War II and attended Cleveland Marshall Law School before becoming a member of […]

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    Police: Man shot to death while walking down the street

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Police are investigating after a male was shot to death on Cleveland’s east side Monday. According to police, it happened in the area of East 123rd Street and Saywell Avenue at just before 10:30 p.m. Police reports state officers found the man dead at the scene. The preliminary investigation reveals that the victim was walking on Saywell Avenue with a female when a red Dodge pulled near them. The vehicle had multiple occupants inside. The suspect or […]

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    Two arrests made after body of woman was found in shallow grave in Ashtabula

    4:17 p.m. UPDATE: The Ashtabula County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the body is that of 36-year-old Mandy Gottschalk. ASHTABULA, Ohio — Two arrests have been made in the disappearance of an Ashtabula woman, police say. The arrests were made after deputies found the body of a woman in a shallow grave Monday night. Ashtabula Sheriff Bill Johnson says authorities are working to determine if the body is that of the missing woman, Mandy Gottschalk, 36. Gottschalk’s family has been looking for […]

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    Family, politicians remember former Congressman Louis Stokes

    CLEVELAND– Former Congressman Louis Stokes was laid to rest on Tuesday. Stokes died last week at the age of 90 after a battle with cancer. Stokes’ funeral was held at Olivet Institutional Baptist Church on Quincy Avenue. (For the funeral program,  click here.) The funeral was attended by Vice President Joe Biden, Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson, U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge, U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, Cleveland Cleveland CEO Toby Cosgrove, U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters of […]

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    Seen on TV: 8/24/15

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Monday, August 24, 2015: Click here for more on the 2015 FOX 8 FOX Trot Click here for the ‘No Parole for Scott Grant’ Facebook page. Click here for the new emojis for 2016 Click here for more on Duck Brand Click here for Simon’s Fund Click here for GoFundMe page for Landon & Grayson Click here for the top movie on your birthday Click here for the “rude” waitress video Click […]

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    Lost Pet? Let FOX 8 Viewers Help (Part 2)

    It’s one of the worst feelings in the world: you’ve lost your pet. And despite looking all over, you can’t seem to find them. But hopefully, by submitting their picture, FOX 8 viewers can help you. Click the “Submit Your Photo” button at the bottom of this page. Then, in the description box, be sure to include your pet’s name, where it was last seen, and a number or email address where you can be reached. Please try not to […]

  • Book by local author helps children want to go to school

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — What do you do if your child just really doesn’t want to go to school? Many kids wonder if other students will like them or if they will get lost. A local and national award-winning author Ylleya Fields addresses those concerns in her book, “Princess Cupcake Jones Won’t Go to School.” For more on the book, click here.