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  • Browns camp: Hoyer, Manziel talk QB competition

    BEREA, Ohio — The Browns took the field Saturday for their final practice before Monday’s exhibition game with Washington. Of course, all eyes were on the quarterback position where Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel are battling to be the starter. Hoyer will open Monday night’s game, but Manziel is expected to get plenty of action with the first team. Both quarterbacks talked about the competition. “‘I don’t think that I’m ready for Pittsburgh right now. I’ve only played one game, […]

  • Icy Ending: St. Ignatius Ties for State Hockey Title

    COLUMBUS, Ohio– Unbelievable results on the ice as St. Ignatius was going after the state hockey title in Columbus. The Wildcats trailed Sylvania Northview, 1-0, for most of the game, but evened it up in the third period to send the game into overtime. Then, after 7 OTs and 4 1/2 hours, the teams were declared co-state champs. The Ohio High School Athletic Association released the following statement, Saturday night: “By mutual agreement of the head coaches, school administrators and […]

  • Glenville Falls in Snowy State Title Game

    CANTON — On a cold, snowy night at Fawcett Stadium, Glenville struggled to hold on to the ball. And it cost the Tarblooders a shot at the championship. Glenville turned the ball over five times in the first half, and lost to Loveland in the Division II State Championship game. The final score was 41-23. Loveland scored 34 points off the first half turnovers. This was Glenville’s second straight appearance in the state title game and Loveland’s first-ever championship.

  • STVM Irish Win 2nd Straight State Title

    MASSILLON — Hello Newman! That’s what fans of Akron Saint Vincent-Saint Mary High School are saying, as the Irish celebrate their second straight state football title. @STVMFootball did it! 2013 Division III Football State Champions 2x in a row!! #2peat #STVM pic.twitter.com/3n5a4Nybkz — St. Vincent-St. Mary (@STVMHS) December 6, 2013 Newman Williams scored two touchdowns, and Vince Lockett added a third, as STVM rolled over Trotwood Madison in the Division III Championship game 24-0. The STVM defense came as advertised. […]

  • Tribe Battles for Wild Card Spot

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — The Cleveland Indians continue to battle their way toward a Wild Card spot in the playoffs. By beating the Minnesota Twins Saturday, the Tribe took a one-game lead over Texas and Tampa Bay in the standings. Each of the teams has one game to play Sunday. The Indians are playing the Twins again at Target Field. Click here for score updates. Ubaldo Jimenez will take the mound for the Tribe.  Scott Diamond will throw for the Twins. […]

  • Indians Take Lead in Wild Card Standings

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — By beating the Minnesota Twins Saturday, the Cleveland Indians have a one-game lead over Texas and Tampa Bay in the Wild Card standings with one game to play on Sunday. The Indians struggled against Cole De Vries early in the game on Saturday which was delayed by almost 2 1/2 hours because of rain. The Indians’ bats came alive in the 4th inning when Carlos Santana homered to right to give the Tribe a 2-0 lead. The […]

  • Indians Sweep Rangers, 6-0

    CLEVELAND — After a 1-0 win Saturday night, runs were once again at a premium at Progressive Field Sunday. The game was scoreless until the bottom of the 5th when All-Star Jason Kipnis socked a single to right field center to score Michael Bourn for the 1-0 lead. After a Yan Gomes RBI single in the 6th inning, Bourn did some damage at the plate, ripping a double to deep left center to score Gomes and Carlos Santana for the […]

  • Calabrese Indicted on New Charges in Corruption Scandal

    CLEVELAND– A key player in the Cuyahoga County corruption scandal has been indicted on new charges. Anthony Calabrese now faces state charges of running a criminal enterprise, as well as conspiracy, bribery and theft. The indictment alleges that Calabrese arranged payments of $70,000 to former Parma school board member, J. Kevin Kelley. In return, it says, Calabrese received inside information on the anticipated purchase of the former Ameritrust complex. Prosecutors will request that Calabrese be arraigned before he reports to […]

  • Near-Record Heat Blisters Western U.S.

    (CNN) — If you think a place called Furnace Creek would be hot in the summer, you’re right. The town in California’s Death Valley hit 127 degrees Saturday, missing the record for the day by just one degree. That temperature comes just a couple weeks before the 100th anniversary of what the National Weather Service calls the “highest reliably recorded air temperature on Earth” — 134 degrees on July 10, 1913, in Death Valley’s Greenland Ranch. At Furnace Creek, the […]

  • Mother Robbed at Gunpoint in Driveway

    CLEVELAND — Your home is supposed to be safe, but a Cleveland woman found the opposite to be true. Cleveland Police say she and her two year old son were held at gunpoint, and then their home was ransacked. The violence happened in the 1500 block of Clermont Road around 11:00 p.m. on Friday. Cleveland police tell Fox 8 there are five suspects in the case.  They are still on the loose, but face many charges including aggravated robbery and […]

  • Flooding Damages Apartment Building

    GENEVA — Several families are cleaning up, after flooding ravaged their apartments. Geneva police and authorities from Ashtabula County alerted the Red Cross this morning of the high water at the Deerfield Apartments on  North Ridge Road. The flood waters rushed into several of the apartments, soaking and damaging almost everything in its path. The Red Cross is assisting 4 families with food, clothing & lodging.  All residents of the building have also been given clean-up kits. Volunteers will remain on […]

  • Pro Golfer Fires Caddy in Middle of Round

    SOUTHAMPTON, NY — There’s no doubt golf can be a frustrating sport. And, one professional golfer reached her breaking point today. During the U.S. Women’s Open in New York, LPGA professional Jessica Korda fired her caddy in the middle of the round! And, if that move wasn’t strange enough, Korda replaced the caddy with her boyfriend. Johnny DelPrete is a professional golfer on the PGA Tour. However, he didn’t help much today. Korda was four over par for the day, […]