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CLE man who robbed RTA driver gets 14 years

CLE man who robbed RTA driver gets 14 yearsHe held a gun to the head of the 57-year-old driver and took her wallet, checkbook and car keys.
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 24 minutes ago
Lorain County

Police: Mom killed daughter in Lakewood home

Police: Mom killed daughter in Lakewood home45-year-old Janet Tyburski was arrested for the murder of her 26-year-old daughter, Rachele
  • Lorain County
  • 15 hours, 47 minutes ago
Local

Kent woman charged with trafficking drugs

Kent woman charged with trafficking drugsOfficials seized about 6 grams of heroin and 6 grams of crack cocaine from her vehicle.
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  • 15 hours, 50 minutes ago
Cuyahoga County

Two years later: Finding the missing in Cuyahoga Co.

Two years later: Finding the missing in Cuyahoga Co.A relatively new initiative to find missing people in Cuyahoga County is gaining momentum.
  • Cuyahoga County
  • 16 hours, 7 minutes ago
Cleveland

Miracle in Cleveland: 2 years since the escape

Miracle in Cleveland: 2 years since the escapeIt has been two years since Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight escaped years of captivity from Ariel Castro.
  • Cleveland
  • 16 hours, 13 minutes ago
Cleveland

Hungry? Walnut Wednesdays are back!

Hungry? Walnut Wednesdays are back!Downtown Cleveland's weekly celebration of local food trucks is back for its fifth year.
  • Cleveland
  • 16 hours, 18 minutes ago
Traffic

TRAFFIC | Updated road and ramp closures by county

TRAFFIC | Updated road and ramp closures by countyCurrent traffic conditions reported by Danielle Wiggins.
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  • 16 hours, 29 minutes ago
Cleveland

Vigil for boy killed after alleged bully incident

Vigil for boy killed after alleged bully incidentThere will be a candlelight vigil for the 9-year old boy, who was killed while allegedly running away from a bully.
  • Cleveland
  • 18 hours, 36 minutes ago
Features

Cedar Point: First ride on Rougarou brings $10,000

Cedar Point: First ride on Rougarou brings $10,00064 people donated a total of $10,000 to ride the Rougarou roller coaster first.
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  • 18 hours, 52 minutes ago
Features

LIST | New words added to Dictionary.com

LIST | New words added to Dictionary.comDictionary.com has released their latest new and modified words to the dictionary.
  • Features
  • 19 hours, 16 minutes ago
Cavs

LIST | Cavs vs. Bulls playoffs schedule

LIST | Cavs vs. Bulls playoffs scheduleA guide to the second round of the 2015 NBA playoffs as the Cavs square off against the Chicago Bulls.
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  • 22 hours, 3 minutes ago
Cleveland

Power restored in Cleveland Heights

Power restored in Cleveland HeightsCleveland Heights experienced an overnight power outages due to a transformer explosion.
  • Cleveland
  • 22 hours, 6 minutes ago
Pets

From puppy 'Death Row' to jet-setting like a rock star

From puppy 'Death Row' to jet-setting like a rock starPilots N Paws pilots donate their time and fuel to deliver happy endings for fur babies and give them a second chance at a forever family.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Lorain County

Tracking water issues in the City of Lorain

Tracking water issues in the City of LorainHundreds of fire hydrants are not working and brown water is running out of faucets.
  • Lorain County
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Cuyahoga County

Lakewood woman arrested for murder of daughter

Lakewood woman arrested for murder of daughterThe mother of the 26-year-old woman found dead in a North Ridgeville field in March has been arrested in connection to her death.
  • Cuyahoga County
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Domestic Violence

1,000 toiletry kits donated to domestic violence shelters

1,000 toiletry kits donated to domestic violence sheltersMore than 1,000 toiletry kits donated to Ohio domestic violence shelters
  • Domestic Violence
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Music

National Concert Day offers deal to music fans

National Concert Day offers deal to music fansIf you buy concert tickets in the next few days, you get $30 toward future shows.
  • Music
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Tech

Finding the best high-tech gifts for Mother's Day

Finding the best high-tech gifts for Mother's DayInstead of flowers and gift cards, we look at some creative ways to make moms smile.
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Stark County

Janitor accused of cutting teen's brakes

Janitor accused of cutting teen's brakesPolice say the brake lines on the car of a Perry High School were cut by a janitor from another Perry school.
  • Stark County
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Summit County

Wanted Akron man captured after 1959 escape

Wanted Akron man captured after 1959 escapeFrank Freshwaters, now 79, was arrested in Florida after decades on the run.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Summit County

Akron Children's moves precious cargo into new NICU

Akron Children's moves precious cargo into new NICUA complicated move with such precious cargo went quite smoothly.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Cleveland

Closing arguments in Michael Brelo trial

Closing arguments in Michael Brelo trialSince there's no jury involved, it will be Judge John O'Donnell making the final ruling, which likely won't come before May 15.
  • Cleveland
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Politics

Light turnout in very quiet primary election

Light turnout in very quiet primary electionOnly 14 of 59 communities have anything at all on the ballot.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Local

Cleveland teen sentenced to 8 years for rape, burglaries

Cleveland teen sentenced to 8 years for rape, burglariesThe 18 year old pleaded guilty to all his crimes.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Cleveland

Mayor Jackson addresses upcoming Brelo verdict, Tamir Rice

Mayor Jackson addresses upcoming Brelo verdict, Tamir RiceThe forthcoming verdict in the Officer Michael Brelo trial, coupled with anticipated rulings in the Tamir Rice and Tanisha Anderson cases, are symbolic of the much broader issue
  • Cleveland
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Cleveland lunch mob set to aid East 6th businesses

Cleveland lunch mob set to aid East 6th businessesOfficials had to close East 6th Street after a chunk of facade fell from the top of the Garfield Building, crushing a van.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

More than 2,100 CSU graduates to attend ceremony

More than 2,100 CSU graduates to attend ceremonyEach ceremony will also be live-streamed on the Cleveland State University's web site.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Cuyahoga County

Former CLE bailiff gets 2 years for sex with defendant

Former CLE bailiff gets 2 years for sex with defendantCuyahoga County Common Pleas Judge Kathleen Sutula sentenced him to spend two years in prison today.
  • Cuyahoga County
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Summit County

Police: Masked man with gun robs Cuyahoga Falls restaurant

Police: Masked man with gun robs Cuyahoga Falls restaurantWing Warehouse employees reported that a masked man surprised one of the employees as the employee was entering the business
  • Summit County
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Local

1 dead in shooting on Cleveland's west side

1 dead in shooting on Cleveland's west sideCleveland police said it happened on West 92nd Street and Lorain Avenue.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Cleveland

Traffic changes for Cleveland's Opportunity Corridor

Traffic changes for Cleveland's Opportunity CorridorAlthough it's been postponed, a partial lane closure in connection with the Opportunity Corridor has been rescheduled.
  • Cleveland
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Local

Local chef Jonathon Sawyer receives James Beard award

Local chef Jonathon Sawyer receives James Beard awardLocal chef Jonathon Sawyer received a top honor at the James Beard Foundation restaurant and chef awards.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Cleveland

Two shot, one dies near elementary school

Two shot, one dies near elementary schoolCleveland Police are investigating an overnight shooting that has left one man dead near Willow Elementary School.
  • Cleveland
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Cleveland

Closing arguments today in Brelo trial

Closing arguments today in Brelo trialThe trial has lasted nearly month, and now Judge John O'Donnell will hear closing arguments before ruling on Brelo case.
  • Cleveland
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Akron

Akron Police Department to honor fallen officers

Akron Police Department to honor fallen officersThe Akron Police Department is hosting their annual Police Memorial Service on Wednesday, May 6.
  • Akron
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Elections

Voters head to the polls today for elections

Voters head to the polls today for electionsVoters across the state will head to the polls for today's Primary and Special Election.
  • Elections
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
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Cleveland

2 years of freedom since Seymour Ave. escape

2 years of freedom since Seymour Ave. escapeMay 6, 2015: Two years of freedom since Seymour Ave. escape. Sara Shookman reports.
  • Cleveland
  • 5 hours, 41 minutes ago
Local

RAW VIDEO | Vehicle fire on I-71 N cause delays

RAW VIDEO | Vehicle fire on I-71 N cause delaysMay 6, 2015: Viewer captures cell phone video of a vehicle in flames on I-71 N, near Snow Road. Roads reopened shortly after 4:30 p.m.
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  • 10 hours, 47 minutes ago
Local

VIDEO | Mom accused of dropping kid in zoo exhibit appears in court

VIDEO | Mom accused of dropping kid in zoo exhibit appears in courtMay 6, 2015: Michelle Schwab, a Columbus-area woman, is charged with child endangering for the April 11 incident. She's accused of holding her son over the exhibit railing when he was dropped and broke his leg.
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  • 13 hours, 9 minutes ago
Local

News conference on Lakewood mom accused of murdering daughter

News conference on Lakewood mom accused of murdering daughterMay 6, 2015: Police hold news conference of Lakewood mother accused of murdering her daughter.
  • Local
  • 16 hours, 43 minutes ago
Akron

Biggest Winner: Ron Boldry

Biggest Winner: Ron BoldryToday's biggest winner is in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week. Ron Boldry of Akron Schools was voted teacher of the year.
  • Akron
  • 18 hours, 9 minutes ago
Homepage

'All in' Cavs Chat - Cavs lose to Bulls, Game 1 (5/5/2015)

'All in' Cavs Chat - Cavs lose to Bulls, Game 1 (5/5/2015)'All in' Cavs Chat - Cavs lose to Bulls, Game 1 (5/5/2015) with Will Ujek, Craig Lyndall and John Anderson
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Local

RAW VIDEO | 1 dead in shooting on Cleveland's west side

RAW VIDEO | 1 dead in shooting on Cleveland's west sideMay 5, 2015: Cleveland police say a homicide investigation is underway after a deadly shooting on West 92nd Street and Lorain Avenue.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Cuyahoga County

Biggest Winner: Antoinette McCall

Biggest Winner: Antoinette McCallBiggest winner for Teacher Appreciation Week is Antoinette McCall from Collinwood High School.
  • Cuyahoga County
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Local

Tamir Rice attorneys, family question delays in the case

Tamir Rice attorneys, family question delays in the caseMay 4, 2015: "We need justice!" attorney Benjamin Crump shouted to a crowd outside the Cuyahoga County Justice Center.
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
We Read Here

Local bankers supporting #WeReadHere

Local bankers supporting #WeReadHereEmployees at Third Federal Saving and Loan wore costumes of their favorite children's book characters to promote #WeReadHere. The initiative, started by WKYC, encourages people to read to the kids in their lives for at least 20 minutes a day.
  • We Read Here
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Education

Danielle Wiggins' surprise for Teacher Appreciation Week

Danielle Wiggins' surprise for Teacher Appreciation WeekMay 4, 2015: It's Teacher Appreciation Week. WKYC's Danielle Wiggins celebrated by surprising one of her teachers. Be sure to follow @DaniWKYC on Twitter for more updates.
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  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Sports

Biggest Winners: Stephan and Jan

Biggest Winners: Stephan and JanJohn would like to thank to his two great friends Stephan and Jan for biking with him in Oberlin and training for Velosano. These guys, not only great athletes and friends.. but have done so much in the fight against cancer.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Features

Ways 2 Save: Gifts for mom, plus outdoor fun

Ways 2 Save: Gifts for mom, plus outdoor funMoney man Matt Granite finds out what moms want for Mother's Day and tells you then best time to pick up gift cards or spa certificates. As the weather gets warmer, he also breaks down which patio and yard supplies you should wait to buy.
  • Features
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
News

Man honored for heroics during Paris attacks

Man honored for heroics during Paris attacksLassana Bathily was named a French National Hero after helping to save grocery store customers during the Paris terrorist attacks in January. Bathily will be honored at a banquet on Sunday night at Embassy Suites Hotel in Independence.
  • News
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Cleveland

RAW VIDEO | East 55th Street fire & smoke

RAW VIDEO | East 55th Street fire & smokeFootage of the active fire scene and the column on smoke billowing up from the East 55th Street fire in the former National Paper Packaging Building
  • Cleveland
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
7 Minutes with Russ Mitchell

7 Minutes with Russ Mitchell | Chef Jonathon Sawyer

7 Minutes with Russ Mitchell | Chef Jonathon SawyerChef Jonathon Sawyer has been nominated for the prestigious James Beard Award nine times. He is considered a pioneer and trendsetter for Cleveland's food scene. Sawyer took his first professional cooking job at 13 and now owns three local hotspots.
  • 7 Minutes with Russ Mitchell
  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
Cleveland

Amanda and Gina thank the community for their support

Amanda and Gina thank the community for their supportMay 1, 2015: Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus thank the community for their support.
  • Cleveland
  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
Contests

Ellen Mothers Day Sweepstakes

Ellen Mothers Day SweepstakesWatch Ellen at 4pm this Monday through Thursday for the word of the day and your chance to win a $5000 prize package!
  • Contests
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
We Read Here

Third Federal CEO Marc Stefanski celebrates World Read Aloud Day

Third Federal CEO Marc Stefanski celebrates World Read Aloud DayMarch 4, 2015: Third Federal CEO Marc Stefanski celebrates World Read Aloud Day
  • We Read Here
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Local

Girl kicked out of prom for backless dress

Girl kicked out of prom for backless dressApril 30, 2015: A long, blue polka dot dress got an 18-year-old high school senior from Michigan kicked out of her prom.
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  • 6 days, 18 hours ago
Sports

Biggest Winner: XCEL Athletes

Biggest Winner: XCEL AthletesThe biggest winner in local news for Thursday, April 30 is the local competitive cheerleading team: XCEL Athletes! They got a bid to Cheerleading Worlds at Walt Disney World in Florida!
  • Sports
  • 6 days, 18 hours ago
Features

Does no-shuck microwave method actually work?

Does no-shuck microwave method actually work?April 30, 2015: There's a popular video online that shows an easy way to shuck corn mess free. WKYC's morning team put the method to the test to see if it actually works.
  • Features
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Local

Suspect wanted for stealing elderly woman's wallet

Suspect wanted for stealing elderly woman's walletApril 29, 2015: Mentor police posted surveillance footage of the suspect before the wallet was stolen from a department store.
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  • 1 week ago
Local

Man charged for threat in Brelo trial pleads not guilty

Man charged for threat in Brelo trial pleads not guiltyApril 29, 2015: The brother of an unarmed woman killed in the 2012 police chase entered a not guilty plea after he reportedly made a death threat against the Cleveland officer standing trial for the shooting.
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  • 1 week ago
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