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Akron Beacon Journal

Akron Beacon Journal

44 E Exchange St
Akron, OH 44308   Directions

(330) 996-3000

Cleveland 19 News

Cleveland 19 News

1717 E 12th St
Cleveland, OH 44114   Directions

(216) 771-1943

Fox 8 Cleveland

Fox 8 Cleveland

5800 S Marginal Rd
Cleveland, OH 44103   Directions

(216) 432-4240

Green residents pose questions about the Nexus pipeline at town hall meeting
04/27/2018 12:06am

GREEN, Ohio–Concerns about a controversial gas pipeline planned to go through parts of Northeast Ohio, brought dozens of people to a town hall meeting Thursday evening.  People who live in the Summit County city of Green asked questions regarding the safety of the pipeline. “How long does it take to lay the pipe and then how long after that until the gas flows through the pipeline?” is one question read by Green Mayor Gerard Neugebauer. More than 50 residents submitted […]

Former NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw faces sexual harassment allegations
04/26/2018 11:22pm

Another big NBC News name is facing sexual harassment allegations — this time dating back to the 1990s. Former NBC News correspondent Linda Vester has accused former “NBC Nightly News” anchor Tom Brokaw, who retired in 2004, of harassment, according to reports by the Washington Post and Variety. Variety reported that Vester said Brokaw “tried to force her to kiss him on two separate occasions.” She also told the magazine that he groped her and showed up at her hotel room uninvited. “I […]

Injured Ryan Shazier walks onto NFL Draft stage
04/26/2018 10:41pm

ARLINGTON, Texas– Injured Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier announced Pittsburgh’s first-round pick at the NFL draft, limping slowly onto the stage with help. Shazier sustained a major back injury and underwent surgery on Dec. 6. He called out the name of safety Terrell Edmunds of Virginia Tech. Shazier, whose future in football is uncertain at best, was introduced by Commissioner Roger Goodell and received strong applause from the fans at AT&T Stadium outside of Dallas. We all #SHALIEVE. — Pittsburgh […]

Uber passenger tips driver with scratch ticket that leads to $140K prize
04/26/2018 9:33pm

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — A Colorado Uber driver received an unusual tip from a passenger that later led to him winning $140,000. The man, identified by the Colorado Lottery as Lakewood resident “James P.,” was given a $5 Super Special Ultimate Bingo scratch ticket by one of his passengers. He played the ticket and won $30, which he used to buy more scratch tickets. “I kept winning these smaller amounts and just kept rolling it over and over into more tickets,” […]

Browns players react to Baker Mayfield, Denzel Ward
04/26/2018 9:23pm

CLEVELAND– The Browns added two players in the opening round of the 2018 NFL Draft: Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield and Ohio State corner Denzel Ward. The two rookies join a Cleveland team revamped by trades and free agency, with the additions of veterans Tyrod Taylor, Jarvis Landry and Damarious Randall. Here’s what the players had to say about the Browns draft picks: 🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾 @denzelward 🤙🏾 — Damarious Randall (@RandallTime) April 27, 2018 Welcome to the squad @bakermayfield — Emmanuel Ogbah […]

News 5 Cleveland

News 5 Cleveland

3001 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44115   Directions

(216) 431-3700



1333 Lakeside Ave
Cleveland, OH 44114   Directions

(216) 344-3333

LeBron James Family Foundation students find "innovation" at Goodyear blimp hangar
04/26/2018 11:34pm

Hundreds of LeBron James Family Foundation students were under one roof -- or should we say under a Goodyear blimp hangar -- Thursday morning as the tire company welcomed the I Promise 8th grade students        

Streetsboro man sentenced to life behind bars for dirt bike dispute killing: video
04/23/2018 5:28pm

William Knight shot and killed 24-year-old Keith Johnson in March 2017.        

Uber driver found guilty of sexually assaulting Akron woman
04/20/2018 4:54pm

He faces up to five years in prison.        

Galley Boy goodness! Swensons to open restaurant in Avon
04/19/2018 5:37pm

Lorain County is about to become home to a brand new Swensons Drive-In restaurant.        

Historic former Akron church catches fire
04/19/2018 5:28pm

The church played a role in the establishment of Alcoholics Anonymous, founded in Akron in 1935.