Amber Alert issued for missing 6-month-old girl abducted by mother

CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio — Police have issued an Amber Alert and are looking for a six-month-old who was reportedly abducted by her mother. Emery Seals (Courtesy: Cleveland Heights Police Dept.) According to Cleveland Heights Police, 6-month-old Emery Seals was abducted by her 26-year-old mother, Alexis Barnes, from an apartment on the 2600 block of Noble …

Traffic alert: Road closed after tanker hauling gasoline catches fire

Please enable Javascript to watch this video AKRON, Ohio — A semi tanker that was hauling approximately 8500 gallons of gasoline caught fire on State Route 8 in Akron just before 3 a.m. Friday. It happened just north of the E. Exchange St. overpass. The Akron Fire Department quickly extinguished the flames before the “tanker …

Mark Wahlberg donates $20000 to help Ohio foster kids

COLUMBUS — Actor Mark Wahlberg has donated $20,000 to an Ohio foster care organization. According to a Facebook Post from The Buckeye Ranch, Columbus-operated Mark Wahlberg Chevrolet and the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation donated the funds Tuesday. Buckeye Ranch said “their support raises hope for children and families throughout Ohio.” According to their website, Buckeye …

Ohio House passes controversial 'Stand Your Ground' bill

Please enable Javascript to watch this video COLUMBUS — State lawmakers are one step closer to changing Ohio’s laws regarding self-defense. Wednesday, the Ohio House of Representatives passed what is often called the “Stand Your Ground” bill. Critics say the law will turn Ohio into a “shoot first” state and make it harder to prosecute gun …

Investigation into who placed hoax call claiming armed woman with hostages at

Please enable Javascript to watch this video MEDINA, Ohio — A telephone call to police reporting an armed woman with hostages forced patients and staff into lockdown inside Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital Tuesday afternoon. Dozens of police officers rushed to the scene, only to later discover, the call was a hoax. Nearly 150 law enforcement …

Medina Hospital says it's on lockdown after alert about possible active shooter

MEDINA, Ohio — Medina Hospital is on lockdown Tuesday afternoon after an alert from the hospital about a possible active shooter, according to the Cleveland Clinic. The Clinic said it is not yet confirmed if there is actually an active shooter. Medina police gave an update and said they have responded to the hospital “regarding a …

WATCH LIVE: City worker killed in shooting in Mount Pleasant neighborhood

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Cleveland police are asking the public for help finding the suspect accused of shooting a city sanitation worker to death Tuesday morning. The shooting happened around 10:30 a.m. in the 3600 block of E. 138th Street. Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams said after the shooting was reported, authorities found the victim lying …

Cleveland Browns try to snap losing streak

NEW ORLEANS, LA – SEPTEMBER 16: Cleveland Browns defensive coordinator Greg Williams on the sidelines during the fourth quarter against the New Orleans Saints at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on September 16, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images) × Cleveland Browns try to snap losing streak NEW ORLEANS, LA – SEPTEMBER 16: Cleveland Browns …

Tensions run high at Shaker Heights school district community meeting

Please enable Javascript to watch this video SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio — Tensions ran high Thursday night as hundreds of people attended a high school community meeting inside Shaker Heights High School. “We are here to talk about the issues and assure the parents that operations inside the high school were moving smoothly,” said Scott Stephens, with …