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The Mega Millions jackpot is up to $1 billion and the Powerball jackpot has soared to $470 million, which means scores of office workers have pooled their money in the hopes they hit it big.
Man run over by Akron driver dies on scene
  Stow community rallies around boy fighting for tomorrow
Cleveland Browns trade running back Carlos Hyde to Jaguars
High School Football Game of the Week Avon vs. Amherst

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Brody Allen, terminally ill boy who loved Christmas, passes away
Brody Allen had inoperable brain cancer.
Ohio lawmakers consider raising driving age due to jarring crash risks among teens
Sponsors of House Bill 293 are hoping to make roads safer by increasing the age for a probationary driver’s license to 16 and a half.
Massillon football players donate cleats after seeing opponents playing in duct-taped shoes
A group of teenagers learned a lesson about the importance of sportsmanship.

Elyria man now charged with pushing his car off a cliff

Elyria man arrested for pushing vehicle off a cliff into the Black River.

  Elyria Schools set to hold official dedication of Mercy Health Field tonight

The Elyria Board of Education approved a long-term partnership with Mercy Health on Sept. 5 for naming rights to the new field within Ely Stadium.
Update: Accidents cleared on Interstate 271 and 480
Sunny Side Up: Would you let your kids go to a chickenpox party?

NATIONAL HEADLINES

NY limo accident victims died of ‘multiple severe traumatic blunt force injuries,’ autopsy says

Autopsy shows all 20 victims in Oct. 6 limo crash died from "multiple severe traumatic blunt force injuries."

Big numbers of Central Americans arriving at Arizona border

Authorities say large groups of Central American migrants continue to surrender to Border Patrol agents in Arizona, with the arrival of one recent group numbering 108 captured in dramatic video images

SPORTS

Why did the Cleveland Browns cut Hyde loose?

  Overtime: Solomon Wilcots talks Browns, touts Cleveland Clinic partnership

Can the Browns outpace the Bucs on Sunday?