Scientists are creating a better pot leaf to treat ailments and illness. But what’s really inside, and is Ohio ready?

Medical marijuana is now legal in 30 states, with thousands of people turning to it to relieve a variety of maladies. Hemp products are also gaining in popularity and are legal in all 50 states.
Authorities in Lorain County capture prisoner who escaped during transport

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  Scientists are creating a better pot leaf to treat ailments and illness. But what’s really inside, and is Ohio ready?
Medical marijuana is now legal in 30 states, with thousands of people turning to it to relieve a variety of maladies. Hemp products are also gaining in popularity and are legal in all 50 states.
‘It went from lovely to hell’: Richmond Heights apartment residents sound alarm after 2 fires in 2 months
Just a few days after a man died from an apartment fire, residents who live in other buildings in the same apartment complex are voicing their concerns about safety.
CW 43 Focus: The power of education and medicine in Cleveland
Each week we feature, educational, governmental or community groups, on CW 43 Focus.

  Northeast Ohio high school seniors wait to hear if they will be able to graduate

After contacting the Ohio Department of Education, we found out that students across the state of Ohio can graduate one of three ways.

  Geraldo Rivera hosting new Cleveland radio show

Rivera’s show airs weekdays from 9 to 10 a.m. on WTAM 1100
  Driving Cleveland Crazy: What’s being done about a dangerous crosswalk in Akron?
Channing Tatum’s TV show casting 500 extras in Cleveland area
Armed robbery suspects jump into teen’s car in Akron

NATIONAL HEADLINES

Here are the most and least valuable college majors

What you study in college may be just as, if not more, important than where you attend, according to a report that ranks the most and least valuable degrees.

  Congressman’s siblings slam him in opponent’s commercial

Six of his siblings appear in a TV ad for his opponent, David Brill. They criticized their brother’s job performance, claiming he’s failing his district on a number of issues, including healthcare and jobs.

SPORTS

Kevin Love leading the way, on and off the court

  Cleveland police officer and Central Catholic football coach shows players the true meaning of ‘Ironman’ after horrific car crash

This high school coach is showing his kids what it takes to push through adversity.