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Black woman golfer: It was like we had targets on our backs | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
YORK, Pa. — One of five black women golfers who say they were told to leave a Pennsylvania club says it felt like they were “playing with targets on our backs.” Sandra Harrison says representatives of the Grandview Golf Club in York told the group at the second hole they were playing t...
Trump blasts Iran deal as ‘insane’ and ‘ridiculous’ as Macron looks on | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
President Donald Trump railed against the Iran nuclear deal Tuesday, calling the Obama administration-negotiated deal as “insane” and “ridiculous” while seated next to French President Emmanuel Macron in the Oval Office. The outburst proved that a dinner of Dover sole and a g...
After a death, how much can ‘broken heart’ hurt survivors? | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
You hear it whenever someone gets sick or dies soon after losing a spouse: Was it because of a broken heart? Stress might not be to blame for former President George H.W. Bush’s hospitalization a day after his wife’s funeral, but it does the body no favors, and one partner’s health...
John E. Barnes Jr., candidate for state senator 25th district, May 2018 primary election | The News-Herald
The News-Herald | April 24, 2018
This information is published as provided by the candidate and has not been modified by The News-Herald. Name: John E. Barnes Jr. Political Party: DemocratOffice sought: Ohio Senate 25th DistrictAge: 59Date of birth: John 12, 1958Place of birth: Cleveland, Ohio
Incumbent challenged in 25th Senate District race in May primary | The News-Herald
The News-Herald | April 24, 2018
Incumbent 25th District state Sen. Kenny Yuko is facing a primary challenger in his bid for re-election. In the May 8 Primary Election, Yuko, the senate minority leader, will face off against current 12th District State Rep. John E. Barnes Jr. The winner moves on to the November primary election.
Body found in Bucyrus landfill | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
BUCYRUS, Ohio – A body has been found in a Bucyrus landfill. On Tuesday, the Crawford County Sheriff’s office contacted Rumpke Waste &  Recycling, the company that owns the landfill, and requested to search the property. After what Rumpke calls “an extensive search,” a b...
Cleveland police: Man, 27, fatally shot on east side | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Division of Police is investigating the fatal shooting of a man Tuesday night. It happened near the intersection of Euclid Avenue and Torbenson Drive. Police say a 27-year-old man was shot in the chest. He died at the scene. Further details, including the man’s ...
Schwarber hits 2 HRs as Cubs beat Indians in Series rematch | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND — Kyle Schwarber hit two of Chicago’s four solo home runs and the Cubs defeated the Cleveland Indians 10-3 on Tuesday night in the first meeting between the teams since their classic 2016 World Series. The Cubs won Game 7 of that Series in Cleveland for their first championship sin...
Streetsboro City Schools brings in grief counselors after 11-year-old shot and killed | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
STREETSBORO, Ohio– The Streetsboro Local School District will have counselors available after an 11-year-old boy was killed in a shooting Monday night. Caled Lishing died after he was shot in the back by his brother, 13-year-old Elijah Lishing, at this house on Alden Drive in Streetsboro, acco...
Mansfield police investigate possible attempted abduction | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
MANSFIELD, Ohio– The Mansfield Division of Police is investigation a possible attempted abduction. It happened on Millsboro Road near Muth Road just before 3 p.m. on Monday. Police said the 10-year-old victim was walking from the bus stop when a man pulled up next to her. The driver asked if t...
Mother, boyfriend appear in court after overdose death of 2-year-old boy | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND– A couple charged in the overdose death of a 2-year-old Cleveland boy appeared in court on Tuesday. John Hines, Jr., 33, took illegal drugs to the house of his girlfriend, 24-year-old Tessa Gadd, on March 3, according to court documents. That’s when Gadd’s young son, Lore...
Edgewater LIVE, Euclid Beach LIVE returning soon — full schedule here… | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND, Ohio — It’s almost time to “rock the lakefront!” The Cleveland Metroparks’ popular and free Edgewater LIVE and Euclid Beach LIVE events will return for the fifth year beginning May 31 and June 1, respectively. According to a press release, Edgewater LIVE will...
Proposed Ohio law would change requirements for cosmetologists | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND — Inside salons, talk over new haircuts has shifted to talk of new rules to get a cosmetology license in Ohio. Among other changes to training and education, Ohio House Bill 189 would reduce the number of instruction hours required for a cosmetology license from 1,500 at private scho...
Favorable ruling: Barberton senior wins contest to have Judge Judy speak at graduation | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
BARBERTON, Ohio – For anyone who watches “Judge Judy” on Fox 8, you’ll know that the judge has a sharp mind and an even sharper wit. One Barberton High School senior caught her attention recently, and now she’s speaking at the school’s graduation. Barberton’...
Body of man found in Lake Erie 38 years ago identified | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND – The Fox 8 I-Team has an exclusive look at a break in the case of a local mystery. A family of a missing man finally getting answers to questions that have lingered for decades. “When we first got the call, we thought someone was playing a prank on us,” said Jeanie Cooper. “We jus...
Police find gun, tarp, duct tape in car of man who left notes seeking to buy girls’ underwear | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
TUKWILA, Wash.  —  A man who had left notes at Washington State bus stops seeking to buy underage girls’ underwear showed up for a meeting with an undercover detective with a gun, machete, hatchet, tarp, duct tape and camera, the King County Sheriff’s Office said Monday. Darren Fr...
Powerful performance by Norton Percussion will stay with you forever | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
NORTON, Ohio – As students across the nation voice concerns over issues by staging walkout, one local school’s students are taking a very different approach. They are using their voices, along with percussionists, to sent a powerful message: Never Again. Fox 8 photojournalist Dave Bradfo...
East 4th St. area owners worry about Q summer closures | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND – Renovations to Quicken Loans arena have some downtown business owners wondering if sales will go down after the Cavs’ season ends. The arena will be closed for two consecutive summers, which could mean fewer people downtown. East 4th Street is a popular downtown entertainment des...
I TEAM: Man in US illegally sentenced for Cleveland sex assault | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND – Only the FOX 8 I TEAM watched Tuesday as a Cuyahoga County judge punished a man for a sex assault, and much of the hearing focused on how he has repeatedly come into the US illegally. Federal officials say Antonio Barrera has been deported 3 times. Now he has been sent to prison fo...
Video shows man being tasered on flight after allegedly groping, screaming insults at passenger | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
MIAMI — Jacob Garcia, 28, is facing charges of disorderly conduct for allegedly groping a female passenger on an American Airlines flight from Chicago to Miami, according to WGN. A Miami-Dade police report says the flight crew told officers they tried to move 28-year-old Jacob Garcia of Chicago t...
Get yours today! Tickets on sale for the InCuya Music Festival | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND- Tickets are now on sale for the InCuya Music Festival taking place this summer in Cleveland. The headliners for the music fest include Grammy-nominated R&B singer SZA, folk rock band The Avett Brothers, alt rockers AWOLNATION and English rock band New Order. *******CLICK HERE TO GET Y...
Virginia man wins $4 million after forgetting about lottery ticket | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – A Virginia man is now a millionaire after scratching a Virginia Lottery ticket – one month after he bought it. Jeff Kretzer bought a “$100 Million Cash Extravaganza” ticket in December of 2017. The Chesterfield man put the ticket in his drawer and forgot about it. ...
Crews respond to four-car crash in Lake County | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
LAKE COUNTY, Ohio — A portion of North Ridge Road in Perry Township was closed after a four-car crash that flipped two vehicles. According to the Lake County Sheriff, it happened at just before 6 a.m. near Call Road in Perry Township. All four lanes were shut down following the crash but have ...
Walmart customer goes viral after using intercom to ask for help | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. — A video of a Kentucky man using Walmart’s intercom system to ask for help has gone viral. Forrest Hunter posted the video to Facebook on Friday and it already has 39,000 shares and 1.9 million views as of Tuesday afternoon. The video, captioned “When you get sic...
Upper Sandusky Police Department mourns loss of K-9 | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
UPPER SANDUSKY-  The Upper Sandusky Police Department is mourning the loss of their beloved K-9, Hunter. Hunter passed away Tuesday morning after a long battle with cancer. The Department posted a tribute to Hunter on their Facebook page and asked everyone to keep Hunter’s handler,  “O...
LIVE VIDEO: Empire State Building lights to go dark for Toronto victims | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s Empire State Building will go dark to honor the victims of the deadly van attack in Toronto. The lights atop the world famous tower in midtown Manhattan will darken on Tuesday night. A van plowed into pedestrians on a Toronto sidewalk on Monday, killing 10 people a...
Mom warns about ‘freak accident’ in pool that left daughter hospitalized | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
SARASOTA, Florida — A Florida woman is sharing her daughter’s story in the hopes it will save the life of another child. Lacey Grace’s 4-year-old daughter, Elianna, was hospitalized in Sarasota for four days. In a Facebook post, Lacey explained what happened: Elianna was playing in...
Man accused of mowing down pedestrians in Toronto charged with murder | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
TORONTO — Alek Minassian, the man suspected of plowing into pedestrians with a van Monday, was charged Tuesday with 10 counts of first-degree murder in a Toronto court. Minassian is also charged with 13 counts of attempted murder. No one knows why Minassian plowed a rental van into Toronto ped...
Police: 13-year-old boy kills 11-year-old brother in ‘premeditated act’ | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
STREETSBORO, Ohio — Streetsboro police released new information Tuesday morning on the shooting death of a Streetsboro boy. In a news release, police said an 11-year-old boy was shot and killed by his 13-year-old brother in “what appears to be a premeditated act.” The 13-year-old h...
Streetsboro City Schools release statement after 11-year-old was shot, killed by brother | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
STREETSBORO, Ohio — Streetsboro City Schools released a short statement regarding a fifth-grader who was killed by his brother Monday night. The 11-year-old was shot by his 13-year-old brother in “what appears to be a premeditated act,” said police. Last night we lost one of our 5t...
Oh really, Chicago Cubs? We’ve got an answer for you | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND – The 12-8 Cleveland Indians are getting ready to take on the 10-9 Chicago Cubs at Progressive Field Tuesday evening. The last time the teams met in Cleveland was for Game 7 of the 2016 World Series. You know, THAT Game 7. Game time Tuesday is 6:10 pm. But the Cubs just couldn’...
Ohio officer apologizes to firefighter with ‘Sorry I tased you’ cake | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
MAINEVILLE, Ohio – A police officer in Ohio who accidentally shocked a firefighter with a Taser has made amends with cake. The Hamilton Township Police Department in Maineville, Ohio, outside Cincinnati, posted the story on its Facebook page on Saturday. “Ofc. Workman was assisting our FD o...
13 truckers shown teaming up to save man from jumping off Detroit overpass | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
DETROIT, Mich. — More than a dozen truckers pulled together to help a man in crisis earlier this week in Michigan. According to Michigan State Police, a man was “struggling with the decision to take his own life” on an overpass on the I-696 freeway. Photos of at least 13 truckers a...
Officer gives firefighter apology cake: ‘Sorry I tased you’ | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, Ohio  — An Ohio police officer has apologized for a work mishap by bringing a firefighter a cake iced with an unusual message: “Sorry I tased you.” Hamilton Township Officer Darcy Workman says she accidently shocked firefighter Rickey Wagoner with her stun gun last ...
Forecast: Partly sunny, temps in the 50s Wednesday | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
Our showery pattern will only slowly fade on Wednesday, but improvement in the form of brighter, sunny breaks are possible, especially WEST of I-77 Wednesday afternoon. One more minor system may toss a few showers our way late Friday or early Saturday before another delightful taste of springtime. *...
Woman suspected of trying to abduct babies from hospitals in two states arrested | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
Police have arrested a woman believed to have visited neonatal units of hospitals in the Carolinas “possibly in attempts to abduct a child.” Linda Mae Everett, 36, visited a women and children’s hospital in Wilmington, NC, on April 5th, but was denied entry at a check-in desk where...
Proceeds from ‘Sax Man’ screening to pay for street musician’s funeral | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND– A special screening of the documentary “Sax Man” will help pay for the funeral of the well-known street musician. Maurice Reedus, Jr. passed away unexpectedly at his home on April 17. He was 65 years old. For more than two decades, Reedus could be found in downtown Clev...
Showery Tuesday, unsettled through Wednesday | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND – Periodic showers will continue through midweek, but especially on Tuesday. Didn’t Monday feel wonderful? The official high was 77°F. However, you may have noticed that sunshine earlier Monday gave way to thickening clouds. Here’s the hourly forecast into the early afterno...
Streetsboro police identify brothers involved in ‘premeditated’ shooting that killed 11-year-old | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
STREETSBORO, Ohio — Police have identified the brothers involved a shooting that killed an 11-year-old in Streetsboro Monday night. Caleb Lishing, 11, died after he was allegedly shot in the back by his brother, Elijah Lishing, 13, in what police say appears to be a “premeditated act....
Children escape through second-story window after father opens fire | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
HAWLEY, Pa. — A father of three is behind bars after troopers say he started shooting inside his home in Wayne County, Pennsylvania, sending family members scrambling for safety. State police say Shawn Birtel, 47, pulled a gun and started firing in the early morning hours on Tuesday while his ...
Amazon now delivers to the trunk of your car | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
Amazon turned the trunk of my car into a mailbox. The tech giant has launched a new service in 37 US cities that delivers packages to the trunks of cars for free. The catch? You need to be a Prime member. I spent a week testing the service and became convinced this is the future of urban deliveries...
Paying it forward: Local businessman makes selection for Cavs’ suite giveaway | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 24, 2018
CLEVELAND-A Lakewood businessman and father is paying-it-forward as the Cavs try to take the lead in the series Wednesday. He is giving away his private suite for game 5. ******Watch our previous story in the video above****** Tim Bratz, the owner of Cleveland Turnkey Real Estate, took his family, f...
12-year-old steals credit card, flies to Bali after fight with mom | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 23, 2018
PERTH, Australia – A 12-year-old Australian boy has pulled off a bold feat that is drawing international headlines: He stole his mom’s credit card and managed to fly to Bali, Indonesia, for a posh, four-day vacation before getting caught, reports 9 News. As recounted in the Australian progra...
Suspect in custody after van strikes multiple pedestrians in Toronto | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 23, 2018
TORONTO— A white van collided with multiple pedestrians on a busy street north of downtown Toronto, Canada, on Monday, Toronto Police said. A suspect is in custody and the van has been located, Toronto Police media representative Gary Long told CNN. Stephen Powell, district chief for Toronto Fire,...
Some Southwest flights canceled due to engine inspections | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 23, 2018
Southwest Airlines says it has canceled roughly 1 per cent of its scheduled flights as it carries out inspections prompted by an engine failure that led to a passenger’s death last week. About 40 flights were impacted. The affected Southwest Boeing 737 took off Tuesday morning from New York, h...
Browns, Cleveland and Canton hoping to host future NFL draft | The News-Herald
The News-Herald | April 23, 2018
BEREA >> Cleveland's recent success in hosting major events has the Browns hopeful they will be awarded an NFL draft.In partnership with the city's sports commission and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, the team submitted a joint bid to host either the 2019 or 2020 draft. The league is expec...
Man ‘vomits’ 33 bindles of heroin after locking himself in bathroom, police say | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 23, 2018
PROVO, Utah – A 30-year-old Utah man faces multiple charges after police say he “vomited” nearly three dozens bindles of heroin. According to an inmate booking sheet and a probable cause statement, police were dispatched to 930 south State Street in Provo just before 11 p.m. Saturday ...
Kate leaves hospital hours after giving birth | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 23, 2018
LONDON-The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William have left a London hospital and headed home with their newborn son. The duchess, who gave birth Monday morning, emerged from St. Mary’s Hospital about seven hours later alongside her husband, holding the baby wrapped in a white blanket. The tr...
Showers moving in | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 23, 2018
CLEVELAND – Didn’t today feel wonderful? The official high was 77°F. However, you may have noticed that sunshine earlier Monday gave way to thickening clouds. Showers will move in  overnight tonight.  Periodic showers will continue through midweek, but especially on Tuesday.
Part of Muni Lot closed for three days for Browns’ NFL Draft party | Fox 8
Fox 8 | April 23, 2018
CLEVELAND– Cleveland’s Municipal West Lot will be closed to daily users and key card holders from Tuesday to Friday because of the Browns’ NFL Draft party. Card holders can park at the Municipal East Lot, which is located off of Route 2 at the 195A exit or South Marginal Road. They...