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A Chicago postal worker vanished two weeks ago, and police suspect foul play | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
CHICAGO — Earlier this month, US Postal Service letter carrier Kierra Coles left her Chicago apartment apparently dressed for work. A neighbor’s surveillance video captured her walking past her vehicle in her work uniform, CNN affiliate WLS reported. Coles was last seen on October 2, C...
Ohio’s medical marijuana program: What you need to know | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Ohioans sometime in the next two months will be able to buy and use marijuana products to treat nearly two dozen medical conditions after obtaining a recommendation from a physician. Here are a few things prospective patients should consider as the state’s medical cannabis ...
Police officers in the U.S. were charged with more than 400 rapes over a 9-year period | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Maryland – A police officer in Prince George’s County, Maryland, was charged this week with raping a woman during a traffic stop. He’s pleaded not guilty, but it’s a disturbing headline — even more disturbing when you consider there are hun...
Kendall Jenner fires back at the media after stalking incident | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
LOS ANGELES- Hollywood A-lister, Kendall Jenner is firing back at the media after a man was arrested for allegedly trespassing at her home. TMZ reports, the 37-year-old suspect is accused of repeatedly trespassing on Kendall’s property. He is currently charged with criminal trespass, is being ...
‘Extremely humiliated and traumatized’: Woman files civil rights lawsuit against Euclid Police Department | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
EUCLID-A former Euclid resident filed a civil rights lawsuit in federal court Thursday against the City of Euclid and Police Officer James Aoki for “false arrest, malicious prosecution, and excessive force.” Attorneys representing 46-year-old Shajuan Gray say the hardworking PhD candidate is sti...
Frosty end to the workweek; snow showers on the way for Sunday | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
The end of the work week is bringing another frosty start to our morning commute. <a href=”https://localtvwjw.files.wordpress.com/2018/10/tempsfri.jpeg?quality=85&amp;strip=all&strip=all class=”aligncenter wp-image-798006 size-full” src=”https://localtvwjw.files...
Police: Man reports car stolen, pushes it into a ravine | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
ELYRIA, Ohio – Police in Elyria have released a report about an unusual call at the Cherry Ridge Golf Course. A golfer noticed a car upside down in the Black River. Elyria firefighters rapelled down a ravine to look for people in the car. They didn’t find anyone in the car or the ravine....
Police: Girl reported missing after failing to return home following school event | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio — Garfield Heights police are asking for help in finding a missing teenage girl. According to a news release, Orshae Josie, 15, never returned home following theater practice after school on Wednesday. Josie is a student at Garfield Heights High School. Police said Josie...
I-TEAM: Promises for fixing system that failed in Aniya Day Garrett death | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
CLEVELAND- The FOX 8 I-TEAM has obtained the plan to fix the system that failed in the case of Aniya Day Garrett, a 4-year-old recently murdered after repeated reports of abuse to Cuyahoga County child welfare workers. *****Watch our previous story on the investigation in the video above***** The I...
Community helps raise money for man who was seriously injured in crash | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio —  A community gathered Thursday night to help raise money for the victim of a horrific wrong-way crash last month on I-480 near Lee Road. Rob Hegedus, 36, was surrounded by family and friends at Harry Buffalo in North Olmsted. “I’ve never been through these types of i...
Several sailors injured in helicopter crash onboard the USS Ronald Reagan | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
PHILIPPINE SEA — Five Sailors were involved in a U.S. Navy MH-60 Seahawk crash onboard  the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan on Friday, according to WTKR. The crash on the flight deck happened around 9 a.m. in the Philippine Sea, according to military officials. Officials are still investigatin...
Kleenex is rebranding its ‘Mansize’ tissues after complaints of sexism | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
Kleenex is scrapping its range of “Mansize” tissues after 62 years, following complaints that the branding is sexist. The company first launched its tissues aimed at men in 1956, claiming they would “stay strong when wet.” But complaints on social media about the product̵...
Akron Zoo takes pride in preparing for two new exhibits | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
Akron, Ohio-   The Akron Zoo has announced plans to expand over the next two years. The zoo will open two new exhibits featuring more animals and more educational experiences. The new “Pride of Africa” experience is expected to open in the summer of 2019 and the “Wild Asia”...
Thousands raised for 85-year-old McDonald’s employee who lost his wife | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
LEXINGTON, Ky. – Tragedy struck Wendall Gill about two months ago when his wife of 68 years visited him for lunch at the Lexington, Ky., McDonald’s he’s worked at for some four decades. Della Gill went to the restroom, WKYT reports, where she had an aneurysm and later died. Gill, 85,...
Ohio tests new clearance idea to sell off unwanted liquor | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio’s Division of Liquor Control is testing a new clearance store idea meant to offload unwanted liquor at a premium price. The state opened its first Last Call store in Columbus Thursday for a test run through this weekend and next. The Columbus Dispatch reports the clea...
The circle of life! Monkey re-enacts scene from The Lion King | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
The famous ‘Circle of Life’ Lion King scene – where Simba is lifted up in a ceremony – has been re-enacted in real life by a monkey. Photographer Dafna Ben Nun captured the moment the baboon and her infant. The picture was taken in Zimbabwe. “I couldn’t believe it...
Mom and dad arrested for riding moped with infant between them | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 19, 2018
SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. – A Virginia couple was arrested after investigators said they rode on a moped with their infant positioned between them. Athena Colon, 24, and Cane Hartwick, Jr., 26, both of Spotsylvania, were charged with two counts of felony child neglect. The incident that led to ...
He broke both legs falling down a mine shaft. Then the rattlesnakes came | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
AGUILA, Arizona – An Arizona man should be a bit more comfortable in a hospital bed having spent two days stuck at the bottom of a 100-foot mine shaft. Believed to have been descending into the gold mine shaft near Aguila, 90 miles northwest of Phoenix, when he fell Monday, 62-year-old John Waddel...
Hard Rock Rocksino wins top venue award | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
NORTHFIELD, OHIO–Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park today announced that its Hard Rock Live concert venue received the “Casino Showroom/Theatre of the Year Award” at the Global Gaming Expo’s 6th Annual Casino Entertainment Awards event in Las Vegas. The awards honor outstanding artists, ...
Suicide memorial denied for Stark County parents who lost children | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
PERRY TWP, Ohio – Parents of six students who took their own lives in the past year would like to see them permanently memorialized. “I think my biggest fear is that he will be forgotten, its like he never existed and I think I can speak for the other parents that they feel the same way...
Buffet covered in roaches shut down | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
LEE COUNTY, FL – State health inspectors shut down a  Golden Corral in Cape Coral Wednesday after finding numerous live roaches in the building. Inspectors found live roaches on the buffet, near the drink machine, in the cooler, next to the griddle, on the dish machine and in the server stat...
Three teachers hurt while trying to break up fight at Lorain High School | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
LORAIN, Ohio – Three teachers from Lorain High School got hurt while trying to break up a fight between students. According to the Lorain City School district, it happened on Wednesday while students and staff were filing back inside after a fire drill. The teachers were not seriously hurt and...
Mansfield officer under investigation | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
Mansfield, Ohio – An officer with the Mansfield police department has been placed on paid administrative leave. Officer Zachary Miller was placed on leave October 6th, but the department has just now released information about the disciplinary action. According to the Mansfield Police Departme...
Cleveland police search for missing teen last seen being thrown into 18-year-old male’s car | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Police are searching for a teenage girl who was last seen being grabbed and thrown into a car Wednesday morning. According to Cleveland police, it happened at around 7:30 a.m. Kayle Elizabeth White, 15, was last seen sitting on a curb in the area of 5222 Fleet Avenue. That...
Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots continue to grow | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
ORLANDO, Florida — Nobody won the jackpot after Wednesday’s Powerball drawing. That means the estimated jackpot for the next drawing — which is Saturday — is up to $430 million. Wednesday’s winning numbers were 3, 57, 64, 68, 69 and Powerball 15. The Power Play was 3. ...
Cleveland police say 36-year-old woman, 60-year-old man dead in suspected murder-suicide | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND — Cleveland police on Thursday night released more details surrounding a suspected murder-suicide.  Police say at around 10 a.m. Thursday, officers responded to W. 112th Street for a welfare check.  A neighbor in the duplex house reported a foul odor. As officers were searching the...
I-Team: Video shows packages stolen from Cleveland Apartment complex | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND-The FOX 8 I-TEAM has obtained exclusive video of a man taking off with packages left for residents in a local apartment building after making his way into the lobby even though the door had been locked. It happened on Cleveland’s west side near Edgewater Park, and the same thing could ha...
WWI headstone mystery:  Lakewood man turns to social media for help | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
LAKEWOOD-Employees of a Cleveland area landscaping company are building a new patio at a home in Lakewood, and this week they made an unusual discovery in a pile of rubble on the property. It was an old gravestone that reads, “Charles J. Starry, Ohio, Wagoner, 323rd Machine Gun Battalion, World Wa...
Orionid meteor shower this weekend, will we see the show? | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
The sky will light up this weekend as the Orionid meteor shower peaks. The moon will lead to subpar views for this night sky display. The meteors that streak across the sky are some of the fastest among meteor showers, because the Earth is hitting a stream of particles almost head on. The shower occ...
Weather outlook: Frosty start to your Friday | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
It’s going to be another frosty start for some outskirts as you wake up Friday morning. Our next batch of rain arrives Friday night.  There is a small chance of showers Friday evening.  Bring along the rain gear just in case if you’re headed out.  Coverage increases Friday night into earl...
Delivery driver travels 225 miles to bring pizza to man in hospice | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
INDIANAPOLIS – A Michigan pizzeria worker made sure a man battling cancer got to eat his favorite pie – even if it meant a delivery that would take him more than 200 miles away from the restaurant. If it was your last pizza ever, where would you order from? For Julie Morgan and her husband, Rich...
Cleveland police looking for two suspects accused of robbing 74-year-old woman at gunpoint | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cleveland police have released a surveillance photo, hoping someone can help detectives track down two young men who robbed a 74-year-old woman at gunpoint. It happened around 11:00 a.m. Wednesday in the parking lot of Sheliga Drug True Value Store in the 6000 block of St. Cl...
Cleveland police investigate murder-suicide on city’s westside | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND, OHIO – Police are investigating a murder-suicide in a neighborhood on Cleveland’s west side. This is on West 112th street, across the freeway from Belmont Park. Cleveland police were called out just after 12 p.m. Thursday. A woman called police to check on her neighbor. She to...
Missing: Elizabeth Valenzona | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
FOX 8 and Amanda Berry are teaming up to help reunite missing loved ones with their families. Elizabeth Valenzona was last seen October 1, 2017 at a family member’s house in Cleveland. She is 45 and has tattoos on her arms and her chest. Elizabeth is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs about 115 p...
Cleveland police issue alert for missing woman with schizophrenia | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND-The Cleveland Division of Police has issued an alert for a missing 65-year-old woman. According to her family,   Linda Newman suffers from paranoid schizophrenia and was released from the VA Medical Center Wednesday afternoon. She hasn’t been seen since. Her family is concerned fo...
Weather: Freeze warning ahead of a mostly sunny, cool day | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
There is a freeze warning once again well inland where skies clear. It goes until 9 a.m. Thursday. **Details here** Skies will  totally clear most places Thursday night. The coldest air will arrive late this weekend. Some of the lake-effect showers may mix in with wet snow in the higher elevation...
Space heater concern: Cleveland fire issues reminder after homeowner loses home in early morning blaze | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND- Three generations of Michael Warley’s family has lived at East 68th and Dunham, but an early morning fire on Thursday took everything. “My grandfather bought the house in 1956 he and my grandmother lived here they passed away and passed it to my mom and she passed in 2009 and ...
Oral arguments set for Ohio killer who starved, beat toddler | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Supreme Court has scheduled arguments over the death sentence handed down to a man who beat and starved his 2-year-old daughter. Glen Bates was convicted in 2016 of killing Glenara Bates a year earlier, and a Hamilton County judge followed a jury’s recommendation of...
Man pleads guilty in elaborate cancer scam after fiancee turns him in to police | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma man who pretended to have cancer and orchestrated an elaborate fundraising scheme has pleaded guilty and paid restitution to his victims. Al Reynolds was arrested and charged in April of 2017. Detectives with the Oklahoma City Police Department white collar crimes ...
Sheriff asks for volunteers to find missing Wisconsin teen | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
BARRON COUNTY, WI – A Wisconsin sheriff made a plea on Thursday for volunteers to help in the search for a missing teenager whose parents were found dead in their home this week. “One-hundred volunteers are needed,” Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said a statement that direc...
Crews respond to Jack Cleveland Casino for reports of people feeling sick from fumes | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND — Cleveland fire, along with EMS, responded to the Jack Cleveland Casino Thursday night. According to the Cleveland Fire Department, there were reports of some people feeling sick due to fumes inside the casino. Two people were checked out. Fire officials told us the cause is belie...
An Antarctic ice shelf is ‘singing’ and it’s creepy | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
A Texas-sized ice shelf seems to be dabbling in the art of music. The Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica it is emitting tones reminiscent of a didgeridoo, or the drone of a horror film soundtrack. The sounds are created when wind whips across the snow dunes, causing the ice to vibrate. Besides being eerie...
Police: Abduction attempt at school never happened | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
Willoughby Hills, Ohio – Willoughby Hills police have determined that a report of an abduction attempt outside Cornerstone Christian academy never happened. Police responded to a call at the school Monday. A student told police a woman in a van tried to lure her into a vehicle. Police say the ...
1 killed, 1 critically injured in two overnight shootings on west side of Cleveland | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Police are investigating after one man was shot and another was critically injured in two shootings overnight on the city’s west side. According to Cleveland police, the first happened at 1:30 a.m. on West 58th Street north of Storer Avenue. When police arrived, they fo...
City says Windham water is safe to drink again | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
Windham, Ohio – The tap water is once again safe to drink in the Village of Windham. The city issued a water advisory due to the presence of manganese in the water system Monday. Manganese can affect the color, odor and taste of water. It’s toxic in high concentrations and boiling doesn&...
20-year-old shot to death in Clark-Fulton | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND, OHIO – Police are investigating the killing of a man on West 46th street. Officers responded to a shooting call just after 4 a.m. Thursday. They found a 20-year-old man lying in the street. He had been shot and a woman he was with was trying to resuscitate him. Emergency crews took ...
ODOT fines I-480 construction company for traffic gridlock | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
CLEVELAND, OHIO – The Ohio Department of Transportation hopes increasing penalties will correct what has been a recurring problem in Cleveland. The Kokosing Construction Company, Inc. of Westerville, Ohio faces stiff fines for not getting all lanes open on I-480 Wednesday by 6 a.m. This is the...
Kids in wheelchairs equipped with Halloween costumes fit for a superhero | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Twenty-eight wheelchair-bound patients from Shriners Hospital in Salt Lake City got geared up for Halloween recently. “Halloween traditions we take for granted, like door-to-door trick or treating, are really hard for kids in wheelchairs,” Dawn Wright, Director of Mark...
Dashcam footage shows garbage men heaving trash bags onto hood of a parked car | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. – A New York City man is thankful for his dash cam when he found his hood covered in dents and garbage juice. Mica Tisch had parked his car overnight near the corner of 54th Street and Second Avenue in Manhattan. When he came out the following morning, he noticed there was ...
Keith Urban visits fan in hospital before Ohio concert | Fox 8
Fox 8 | October 18, 2018
TOLEDO, Ohio —  Keith Urban‘s “number 1 fan” got a visit from the country music star on Thursday. According to WTOL, nurses at Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo posted on social media, hoping the singer would be able to take a moment of his time to visit Ma...