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    Seen on TV: 5/26/16

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Thursday, May 26, 2016: Click here for more information on ‘banned items’ at the RNC Click here for the Quicken Loans Arena time-lapse video Click here for more on the cicada invasion Click here for more information of the abduction of a 6-year-old Cleveland girl Click here for Memorial Day events Click here for cicada pics Click here to see the Fox 8 360 camera at Thursday’s Cavs game Click here to see Westlake’s Meningococcal Disease fact sheet Click […]

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    Goddard’s Law passes, now awaits Governor Kasich’s signature

    COLUMBUS, Ohio —  Goddard’s Law has passed and will be official after Governor Kasich signs it. Goddard’s Law, or House Bill 60, will make it a fifth-degree felony to knowingly cause serious physical harm to a companion animal. That includes depriving a pet of food, water or shelter, or inflicting long-term pain. Named for our own Dick Goddard and his effort to protect pets, the bill is sponsored by Democrat Bill Patmon and Republican David Hall. The Ohio House of […]

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    I-77N ramp to I-480W reopens after semi rollover

    INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — The ramp from Interstate 77 North to Interstate 480 West has reopened after a semi rolled over Thursday afternoon. Police say there were reported injuries. While the ramp has been reopened, the right lane will close on the ramp from 6 to 10 p.m. for clean-up. Stick with Fox 8 and Fox8.com for more.

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    Cicada stir-fry? Fox 8’s Patty Harken, Wayne Dawson say dish is ‘crawling with flavor’

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — The cicadas have arrived in Northeast Ohio! But you don’t have to be annoyed by them. You can actually cook with them! Jarrod McCarthy, manager of Enterprise Operations with Cleveland Metroparks, and Mark Warman, an education specialist and cicada expert, stopped at Fox 8 News Thursday. They shared some insight into the bugs and cooking — yes cooking — with them. Fox 8’s own Patty Harken and Wayne Dawson were brave enough to taste test. Watch the […]

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    Amazing video: Woman moves prosthetic arm with her mind after ‘groundbreaking’ surgery

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — She lost most of her arm after a raccoon bite got infected. Now, after a groundbreaking surgery, Melissa Loomis, of Canton, is beginning to feel again. Loomis was bitten last summer after her dogs got into a fight with the raccoon. She tried to pull her dogs away, and that’s when it happened. She went to the hospital and found out she had a serious infection. The only way doctors could get rid of the infection was […]

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    West Shoreway being renamed ‘Governor Richard F. Celeste Shoreway’

    A portion of state Route 2 known as the West Shoreway has been designated the Richard F. Celeste Shoreway. The designation was part of the passage of Senate Bill 159. The portion of road starts in Lakewood and connects to Cleveland. Celeste served two terms as Ohio governor from 1983 to 1991. Celeste and his brother, former Rep. Ted Celeste, are both natives of Lakewood. Their father, Frank P. Celeste, served two terms as mayor of Lakewood as well. “The […]

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    Police search for suspect in restaurant break-in

    NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio — Police are trying to identify the suspect accused of breaking into a restaurant in New Philadelphia. It happened at just before 3 a.m. on May 23. The suspect broke into the Tlaquepaque Restaurant, 601 Wabash Ave. N.W., and stole a cash drawer. Anyone who might recognize the suspect is asked to call New Philadelphia police.

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    Mayor Frank Jackson unveils new details about RNC plans

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Mayor Frank Jackson unveiled some new details today about plans for the upcoming Republican National Convention. Jackson revealed some of the city’s official parade routes, along with details on parks use and event-zone permit regulations. The main event zone will be bordered by West 25th Street on the West Innerbelt on the east and Lorain Carnegie Bridge on the south. You must apply for permits if you want to be in the designated areas. You must also apply if you want […]

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    Three cars set on fire overnight in Cleveland

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Police in Cleveland are investigating after several cars were set ablaze overnight. Police say they aren’t sure what time the cars were targeted. But two were burned on Colonnade Road and one on Lampson Road. Arson investigators were on scene Wednesday morning. Authorities say it’s the same area that was targeted back in mid-March. Six cars in the Lampson and Endora roads area were set on fire at that time. The fires are still under investigation.

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    Study: ‘Living with parents’ most common housing status for young adults

    Parents may have to wait a little longer to enjoy the ’empty nest.’ A study by the Pew Research Center shows kids are in no hurry to move out of their parents’ home. For the first time on record, living with parents is the most common status for 18- to 34-year-olds in the U.S. The study also says that living arrangements differ significantly by gender. In 2014, more females than males in the same age group were heading up a household with a […]

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    Suspects ram van into drugstore, make off with ATM

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Police are looking for the suspects involved in a smash and grab on Cleveland’s east side Wednesday. Three suspects rammed a gold van into a Rite Aid on Chester Avenue and East 101st Street near the Cleveland Clinic. They were able to make off with the ATM. Police say surveillance video shows a fourth suspect was standing watch in a nearby intersection. Anyone with information is asked to call police.

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    Seen on TV: 5/24/16

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Tuesday, May 24, 2016: Click here for more information of the abduction of a 6-year-old Cleveland girl Click here to go to The Last Message Received blog Click here to donate to Coach TJ Taylor’s GoFundMe account Click here for cicada pics Click here for the Singing Angels’ website Click here for the Twisted Melt’s website Click here to see the Fox 8 360 camera at Thursday’s Cavs game Click here for ticket info for Funnel Cakes Not […]