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Portage County

Portage County: Serious traffic crash involves Akron woman

Portage County: Serious traffic crash involves Akron womanKeller was driving eastbound on CR 87 when she drove off the right side of the roadway and struck multiple trees.
  • Portage County
  • 5 hours, 9 minutes ago
Local

CLE men charged in gas station robbery in Parma

CLE men charged in gas station robbery in ParmaParma police were able to locate the vehicle that matched the video's description
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  • 5 hours, 13 minutes ago
Local

Cleveland plans bicycle track for Opportunity Corridor

Cleveland plans bicycle track for Opportunity CorridorThe bicycle track would offer pedestrians a safer way to travel and avoid heavy traffic.
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  • 5 hours, 38 minutes ago
Medina County

Police want this woman from a 'dine-and-dash' incident

Police want this woman from a 'dine-and-dash' incidentPolice say she likely lives in the area, as she has been seen in the restaurant before.
  • Medina County
  • 6 hours, 21 minutes ago
Ohio

Harley recalls nearly 46,000 motorcycles

Harley recalls nearly 46,000 motorcyclesThe problem was found through customer complaints. Harley reported 27 crashes and four minor injuries.
  • Ohio
  • 7 hours, 52 minutes ago
Local

Police seek to ID suspects in Circle K robbery

Police seek to ID suspects in Circle K robberyOne of the suspects left in a dark colored SUV, heading south on West 140th Street.
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  • 8 hours, 8 minutes ago
Akron

Akron Fire Department receives prestigious award

Akron Fire Department receives prestigious awardThe City of Akron's Fire Department has received the American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline EMS Silver Award
  • Akron
  • 8 hours, 16 minutes ago
Local

LBJ Foundation teams with Cedar Point for inaugural ride

LBJ Foundation teams with Cedar Point for inaugural rideBidding is open to be one of Rougarou's first 64 public riders at a special event 5-7 p.m. Friday, May 8
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  • 8 hours, 27 minutes ago
Traffic

ALERT | Kenmore Leg traffic closure begins Monday

ALERT | Kenmore Leg traffic closure begins MondayDrivers who take the Kenmore Leg will notice big traffic changes in Akron starting Monday, April 27.
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  • 9 hours ago
Local

Man accused of egging son on to fight reaches plea deal

Man accused of egging son on to fight reaches plea dealThe father was seen encouraging his son to fight another boy who sustained serious injuries from the fight.
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  • 9 hours, 12 minutes ago
Traffic

TRAFFIC | I-90, I-480 ramp and E. 9th weekend closures

TRAFFIC | I-90, I-480 ramp and E. 9th weekend closuresCurrent traffic conditions reported by Danielle Wiggins.
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  • 9 hours, 39 minutes ago
Life

Family thankful for March of Dimes help

Family thankful for March of Dimes helpProceeds from the March for Babies are used to fund programs that prevent prematurity and birth defects.
  • Life
  • 10 hours, 34 minutes ago
Ohio

Fish for free in Ohio on May 2 weekend

Fish for free in Ohio on May 2 weekendOhio's Free Fishing Days are open to all Ohio residents and extend to all of Ohio's public waters.
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  • 11 hours, 1 minute ago
Lake County

Rescued guinea pigs ready for new homes

Rescued guinea pigs ready for new homesSeveral guinea pigs are in need of a home after being rescued from a Wayne County pet store.
  • Lake County
  • 12 hours, 17 minutes ago
Cleveland

Celebrate Earth Day at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Celebrate Earth Day at the Cleveland Metroparks ZooThe Cleveland Metroparks Zoo will celebrate Earth Day Saturday with a 'Party for the Planet' celebration.
  • Cleveland
  • 12 hours, 37 minutes ago
Features

4 foods to take out of your fridge

4 foods to take out of your fridgeHere's a list of four things that will taste better if you take them out of your fridge!
  • Features
  • 13 hours, 17 minutes ago
Local

1,000-foot water slide coming to Cleveland, Akron

1,000-foot water slide coming to Cleveland, AkronAs temperatures continue to climb, there is a really "cool" event coming to Northeast Ohio this summer.
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  • 13 hours, 23 minutes ago
Lake County

Holden Arboretum gives free admission through Sunday

Holden Arboretum gives free admission through SundayHolden Arboretum in Kirtland is celebrating Arbor Day with free admission through Sunday.
  • Lake County
  • 13 hours, 25 minutes ago
Cleveland

Power outage hits 16,000 in Cuyahoga County

Power outage hits 16,000 in Cuyahoga CountyThe power outages primarily impacted customers in Cleveland and Lakewood.
  • Cleveland
  • 13 hours, 35 minutes ago
Get Listed

FLASHBACK | Former rides at Cedar Point

FLASHBACK | Former rides at Cedar PointTake a look back at some of Cedar Point's former attractions.
  • Get Listed
  • 14 hours, 50 minutes ago
Cavs

BREAKDOWN | Cavs vs. Boston: Playoffs round 1

BREAKDOWN | Cavs vs. Boston: Playoffs round 1A guide to the first-round playoffs as the Cavs battle Boston.
  • Cavs
  • 16 hours, 15 minutes ago
Health

Local woman shares her experience donating bone marrow

Local woman shares her experience donating bone marrowSometimes strangers form a bond that can never be broken.
  • Health
  • 19 hours, 58 minutes ago
Northeast-ohio

Heavy drinking in women rises in NE Ohio

Heavy drinking in women rises in NE OhioA new study in the American Journal of Public Health finds an increase in the percentage of women drinking "heavily" in Northeast Ohio.
  • Northeast-ohio
  • 20 hours, 54 minutes ago
Cleveland

Investigator | Police union gives body cams a 'D'

Investigator | Police union gives body cams a 'D'"I give them an 'A', said Sgt. Ali Pillow, spokesman for the Cleveland Police Department.
  • Cleveland
  • 21 hours, 11 minutes ago
Cleveland

Mother of murder victim looks for justice one year later

Mother of murder victim looks for justice one year laterElois Broughton has a Crime Stoppers poster plastered to the front door of her home on Cleveland's east side. On it, the face of her murdered son and a plea to find whoever shot him.
  • Cleveland
  • 21 hours, 32 minutes ago
Cuyahoga County

East Cleveland Council seeks "objective" options study

East Cleveland Council seeks "objective" options studyThe financially struggling city of East Cleveland is running out of time to decide what course of action it should take to deal with its acute money problems.
  • Cuyahoga County
  • 23 hours, 54 minutes ago
Lorain County

Cabela's to build new store in Avon

Cabela's to build new store in AvonThe store, which will be the fourth Cabela's in Ohio, is expected to open in 2016.
  • Lorain County
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Crime

Parma Police arrest suspects wanted in dozen robberies

Parma Police arrest suspects wanted in dozen robberiesPolice say they were involved in more than a dozen armed robberies in the Greater Cleveland area for several months.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Cleveland

Small CLE company has big role in DC museum

Small CLE company has big role in DC museumIt's assembling 3,500-plus ornate metal panels that form the half-billion dollar museum's exterior.
  • Cleveland
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Cleveland

Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus memoir released

Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus memoir releasedThey've stayed relatively out of the spotlight for the past two years, but on Monday the world will know what Gina DeJesus and Amanda Berry endured in Ariel Castro's House of Horrors.
  • Cleveland
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Ohio

Group, Ohio AG call for more Ohio police training hours

Group, Ohio AG call for more Ohio police training hoursThe task force called for 40 hours of advanced training annually.
  • Ohio
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Local

Synthetic pot causes spike in poison control center calls

Synthetic pot causes spike in poison control center callsPoison centers have received nearly four times the rate of calls received in 2014 in a time span from January to April.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Local

Medical Examiner IDs body recovered in Tremont

Medical Examiner IDs body recovered in TremontConstruction workers located a body Thursday morning in a field on Literary Avenue near West 3rd Street.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Ohio

Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream recalls all products, closes Scoop Shops

Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream recalls all products, closes Scoop ShopsShops closed, products pulled for several days; problem discovered after test in Nebraska
  • Ohio
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Local

Man indicted for rapes on CLE's east side

Man indicted for rapes on CLE's east sideVan Patterson was linked to these crimes through DNA obtained in the tested rape kits.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Cavs

WKYC in Boston for Cavs playoff coverage

WKYC in Boston for Cavs playoff coverageSeveral members of the Channel 3 News team are in Boston for our special #AllInCavs coverage.
  • Cavs
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
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VIDEO | Footage shows gas station robbery

VIDEO | Footage shows gas station robberyApril 24, 2015: Four men have been arrested and charged in connection with a robbery at a Sunoco gas station in Parma on April 19, 2015.
  • Local
  • 5 hours, 15 minutes ago
Local

All in With Cavs Chat on Game 3 win

All in With Cavs Chat on Game 3 winApril 24, 2015: All in With Cavs Chat on Game 3 win
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  • 8 hours, 31 minutes ago
Local

Family thankful for March of Dimes help

Family thankful for March of Dimes helpApril 24, 2015: WKYC's Maureen Kyle shows us how a family was helped by the March of Dimes. Be sure to follow @MaureenKyle on Twitter for loads more daily news updates.
  • Local
  • 12 hours, 22 minutes ago
Cavs

Cavs & Celtics fans react to Game 3

Cavs & Celtics fans react to Game 3April 24, 2015: WKYC's Will Ujek talked with Celtics fans and Cavs fans after last night's playoff game in which Cleveland claimed victory. Be sure to follow @WillUjek on Twitter for loads more daily updates.
  • Cavs
  • 12 hours, 29 minutes ago
Sports

Biggest Winner: 5th Grade AAU Red Storm Boys Basketabll Team

Biggest Winner: 5th Grade AAU Red Storm Boys Basketabll TeamThe "biggest winner" in local sports for April 24, 2015 is the 5th Grade Red Storm Boys Basketball Team.
  • Sports
  • 13 hours, 27 minutes ago
Sports

Biggest Winner: Brooklyn Girls Junior Canes 5th and 6th Grade Girls

Biggest Winner: Brooklyn Girls Junior Canes 5th and 6th Grade GirlsThe "biggest winner" in local sports for Thursday April 23, 2015 is the Brooklyn Girls Junior Canes 5th and 6th Grade Girls.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Cavs

WKYC in Boston to cover Cavs playoffs

WKYC in Boston to cover Cavs playoffsApril 23, 2015: WKYC's Will Ujek is in Boston to cover Game 3 of the first-round playoffs between the Cavs and Celtics. Be sure to follow @WillUjek on Twitter for more daily updates.
  • Cavs
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Weather

Spring snow strikes Northeast Ohio

Spring snow strikes Northeast OhioApril 23, 2015: Although spring sprung weeks ago, Mother Nature brought us back to winter overnight. This footage was taken in Mayfield Heights just off I-271 along Mayfield Road.
  • Weather
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Cleveland

EXCLUSIVE: Michelle Knight opens up to WKYC's Russ Mitchell (Part 1)

EXCLUSIVE: Michelle Knight opens up to WKYC's Russ Mitchell (Part 1)April 22, 2015: EXCLUSIVE: Michelle Knight opens up to WKYC's Russ Mitchell (Part 1)
  • Cleveland
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Local

Cavaliers land in Boston in time for Game 3 of playoffs

Cavaliers land in Boston in time for Game 3 of playoffsApril 22, 2015: Channel 3 News Today reporter Will Ujek will bring you live reports from Boston early Thursday morning. We'll also have in-depth analysis from sports anchor Dave Chudowsky.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Homepage

PREVIEW | Michelle Knight talks with WKYC

PREVIEW | Michelle Knight talks with WKYCApril 22, 2015: Tonight we air a special one-on-one interview with Michelle Knight and WKYC's Russ Mitchell as the two-year anniversary of her escape from Ariel Castro's home approaches.
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  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Cleveland

Brelo trial: What's going to happen Tuesday afternoon?

Brelo trial: What's going to happen Tuesday afternoon?Brelo trial: What's going to happen Tuesday afternoon? If the prosecution rests its case, will the defense ask the judge to dismiss both charges, saying the prosecution hasn't proved its case?
  • Cleveland
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
We Read Here

A volunteer determined to lift reading scores for Cleveland kid

A volunteer determined to lift reading scores for Cleveland kidLearning about Ohio's Third Grade Reading Guarantee spurred Brittany Crisp to become a change-maker.
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  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
We Read Here

New season for Indians Volunteer Challenge gets underway

New season for Indians Volunteer Challenge gets underwaySlider shows how easy it is to find the right volunteer opportunity for you.
  • We Read Here
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Local

Rescued Shih Tzu dogs groomed

Rescued Shih Tzu dogs groomedApril 21, 2015: Shih Tzu dogs rescued from a hoarding situation in Parma Heights are getting groomed for the first time after severe mats formed in their fur.
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  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Cleveland

Use-of-force expert testifies about Brelo's actions

Use-of-force expert testifies about Brelo's actionsUse-of-force expert testifies about Brelo's actions
  • Cleveland
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Cavs

Playoff energy fuels Cavs fans

Playoff energy fuels Cavs fansApril 19, 2015: With one victory under their belts, Cavs fans have high hopes the team can take it all the way. WKYC's Dawn Kendrick was out with fans to see how they're feeling.
  • Cavs
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
News

Olympian Mary Whipple discusses rowing in Cleveland.

Olympian Mary Whipple discusses rowing in Cleveland.Three-time Olympian Mary Whipple sits down with Sara Shookman to discuss the medals shes won in rowing in the olympics. She was in town for a coxswain clinic on Sunday.
  • News
  • 5 days, 7 hours ago
Homepage

Adopt A Pet: Tulip

Adopt A Pet: TulipGreg Willey from the Friendship APL brought us an adorable and photogenic Shepard mix who is up for adoption and needs an active and loving home.
  • Homepage
  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
Rock Hall

Green Day performs 'When I Come Around' at Rock Hall induction

Green Day performs 'When I Come Around' at Rock Hall inductionApril 18, 2015: Green Day performs "When I Come Around" on stage at Public Hall during the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Cleveland. Sorry, all we're permitted to show is 20 seconds.
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  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Traffic

TRAFFIC | Rock Hall closures and changes

TRAFFIC | Rock Hall closures and changesWith Saturday's big Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony taking place downtown, there will be several road closures around Public Hall. RTA rail service will also be replaced with buses all weekend.
  • Traffic
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Local

Cavs playoffs buzz brings excitement to CLE

Cavs playoffs buzz brings excitement to CLEApril 17, 2015: The Cleveland Cavaliers will face off in its first game against the Boston Celtics on Sunday.
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  • 1 week ago
Local

Kent State professor tells his side in viral road rage video

Kent State professor tells his side in viral road rage videoApril 17, 2015: Video of a professor at Kent State University berating a driver before being dragged is now going viral.
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  • 1 week ago
Local

Music experts weigh in on Rock and Rock Hall of Fame Induction

Music experts weigh in on Rock and Rock Hall of Fame InductionApril 17, 2015: Chris Tye chats with Chuck Yarborough, a pop music critic for The Plain Dealer, Jeff Niesel, a staff writer at Cleveland Scene and Jason Pettigrew, editor in chief of Alternative Press.
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  • 1 week ago
Local

Day 10 Michael Brelo trial morning recap

Day 10 Michael Brelo trial morning recapApril 17, 2015: Day 10 Michael Brelo trial morning recap
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  • 1 week ago
Rock Hall

Hollie Giangreco fun at the Rock Hall

Hollie Giangreco fun at the Rock HallApril 17, 2015: WKYC's Hollie Giangreco has some fun at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this morning. The 2015 induction ceremony returns to Cleveland this year.
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  • 1 week ago
Rock Hall

Ringo Starr wardrobe in new Rock Hall exhibit

Ringo Starr wardrobe in new Rock Hall exhibitApril 17, 2015: Take a closer look inside the new Rock and Roll Hall of Fame exhibit, which features elements of all the 2015 inductees, including Ringo Starr.
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  • 1 week ago
Features

Russ Mitchell wishes John Anderson a happy 50th birthday

Russ Mitchell wishes John Anderson a happy 50th birthdayApril 17, 2015: Our own John Anderson turns 50 this week, so our evening anchor, Russ Mitchell, dished out her own birthday message. You can send @johnWKYC your messages of happy birthday on Twitter.
  • Features
  • 1 week ago
Features

Kris Pickel wishes John Anderson a happy 50th birthday

Kris Pickel wishes John Anderson a happy 50th birthdayApril 17, 2015: Our own John Anderson turns 50 this week, so our evening anchor, Kris Pickel, dished out her own birthday message. You can send @johnWKYC your messages of happy birthday on Twitter.
  • Features
  • 1 week ago
Local

Celebrities come to CLE ready to rock

Celebrities come to CLE ready to rockApril 16, 2015: Thursday's show is expected to be an intimate night with Green Day at the downtown House of Blues.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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