GOP dismisses suggestion that State of Union be postponed if shutdown continues

While his own advisers have said the shutdown is proving a greater drag on the economy than expected, the president shows no signs of backing off a fight that he views as vital for his core supporters.

  Cleveland mother, who nearly lost son to hanging challenge, relieved over YouTube’s policy changes

East Cleveland community mourns loss of youth football coach gunned down at gas station

Mentor residents riled over rash of power outages due to aging trees

Popup philanthropy taking shape in Cleveland as good Samaritan pays it forward

Demolition worker dies after being crushed in building collapse: Cleveland Police

Snow plow drivers, shovelers needed ahead of weekend winter storm

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  Trump signs law giving back pay to federal workers

Federal workers grateful for free Stouffer’s, just want to return to work

Uber-like ride hailing service for kids started by Akron woman

Is Lake Erie ready to freeze over (photos)

Pothole patrol: More potholes popping up, fewer dollars available to make repairs

Do you have a space heater? Here’s how to use one without causing a fire

  Steve Carell, ‘Office’ creator to reunite for Netflix series ‘Space Force’

Netflix announced Wednesday that Steve Carell joins Greg Daniels, who created the U.S. version of “Office,” for a new show, “Space Force.”

Sears staves off liquidation; stores to stay open, reports say

Multiple media outlets reported early Wednesday that billionaire Eddie Lampert has won a bankruptcy auction after strengthening his bid in several days of negotiations with creditors.

If you already see snow totals for this weekend’s storm, they’re likely wrong; here’s why

You’ve been hearing about a winter storm making its way to Northeast Ohio for a week now.

TSA puts out how many employees called off yesterday and the impact it may, or may not have had

The government shutdown continues and the focus of the 800,000 federal employees that aren’t getting a paycheck seems to be on TSA workers.

Package containing over 2 pounds of fentanyl addressed for Cleveland home intercepted at UPS facility

Akron man dies after being shot in the chest

Family asks for help with funeral expenses for 14-year-old boy who died in Stark County house fire

Avon police charge woman for driving drunk the wrong way on I-90

'Instant karma’: Front yard Frosty with tree trunk base teaches KY driver a valuable lesson

Alleged drunken driver accused of hitting Macedonia officer, now charged with more severe crimes

Man indicted for murdering 94-year-old woman who was visiting family in Cleveland

A Cuyahoga County grand jury has indicted a 25-year-old man for the murder of a 94-year-old woman who was visiting from Honduras.

South Euclid police defend dad’s decision to take away cell phone after daughter calls 9-1-1 on him (video)

Body cam video showed police arriving to the South Euclid home.

There’s no way you’re washing your hands enough to prevent flu and colds

The flu season has begun in Ohio and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) most people are not washing their hands enough to prevent the illness.

Here is what happens when a snow emergency is declared in your Ohio county

With a major winter storm in the forecast, it is important to be informed on the snow emergency classifications in Ohio.

Driver escapes seconds before train crashes into car

The driver, 96-year-old Antoinette Lazzara, was stuck on the tracks at the railroad crossing. She was apparently disoriented and had trouble getting out of the car as the train approached.

Because of government shutdown, man who wants to start new job is stuck in IRS limbo

The truck driver said he’s found a job that’ll give him the opportunity to spend more time with his family, but there’s a snag because of the partial federal government shutdown, now in its 26th day.

  Because of government shutdown, man who wants to start new job is stuck in IRS limbo

The truck driver said he’s found a job that’ll give him the opportunity to spend more time with his family, but there’s a snag because of the partial federal government shutdown, now in its 26th day.

Northeast Ohio Weather: Snow moves in tomorrow

Be on alert for some areas of black ice early this morning as we had freezing drizzle overnight.

Sunny Side Up: What should the punishment be for parents who get too heated at their kid’s sporting event?

“Sunny Side Up” is a daily morning talk show that airs on CBS-Cleveland 19 News featuring Wake Up Cleveland’s Neeha Curtis and Julian Glover.

Go Red: CPR important to start right away

Let's face it, CPR training is something so many of us say we're going to get to, but, just don't seem able to get to it.

Medical marijuana dispensaries open in Ohio for first time

There are already 8,000 people in Ohio with medical marijuana cards.

Mansfield man accused of releasing 15 horses from Stark County Fairgrounds has bond set at $100,000

Authorities said one of the horses drowned in Meyers Lake.

Attorney general nominee Barr seeks to assure senators he won’t be a Trump loyalist

So far, William Barr's comments have pointedly departed from Trump’s own views and underscored his efforts to reassure Democrats that he will not be a loyalist to the president.

After a young man, 23, died in a car accident, his kidney donation saved his father’s life

The 23-year-old's heart, liver and second kidney will be donated to other patients in need.

Woman fights ticket for honking at officer

In Auburn several weeks ago, the woman said a cop in an unmarked SUV peeled out in front of her as she swerved to avoid him. She honked.

Icy roads causing school delays in Northeast Ohio

The school delays are starting to come in.

OHSAA: Parent abuse leading to shortage of high school game officials, parents asked to ‘cool it’

The Ohio High School Athletic Association has taken dead aim at parents, blaming them for an “alarming” shortage of high school officials.

FDA recalls several brands of dry dog food following toxicity reports

The FDA has recalled several brands of dry dog food, and is alerting dog owners and veterinary professionals alike.

Cleveland EMS paramedics urge city to address job-related PTSD

The people we rely on to save us in an emergency could be facing a mental health crisis themselves. Cleveland 19 spoke to three Cleveland EMS paramedics and a former commander who shared their stories of PTSD and mental health trauma.

Ohio’s food stamp benefits coming early as federal shutdown stirs uncertainty

Hundreds of thousands of food stamp (SNAP) recipients will receive their February benefits early as the federal shutdown continues to disrupt services across several areas of government.

Mount Union employee reported missing; police and university fear for his well-being

Canton Police report a Mount Union employee went missing, after he made threats to harm himself.

Sen. Sherrod Brown to Tour Early States Before 2020 Decision

Sen. Sherrod Brown is launching a tour of three states that cast pivotal early votes in the 2020 presidential primary.

Stark County officials want teen to pay for guard rail that essentially failed him

A mother is furious after finding out officials want her son to pay for damaging a guard rail that was slated for replacement 11 years ago.

Canton cannabis dispensary launches medical marijuana sales in Ohio

Although it’s been legal for a while now, Wednesday marked the first day of medical marijuana sales in Ohio.

Violence, mold and stenches: Former inmate describes 265 days in Cuyahoga County Jail.

A good deal of what James Barker describes we have heard and seen before.

Lack of fire hydrants not uncommon in Ohio as firefighters rely on tanker trucks to stamp out flames

Cities can decide how many hydrants, if any, should go up in their neighborhoods.

Face transplant recipient reunites with rehab staff at MetroHealth, says she is grateful for prayers and support

There was an emotional reunion at MetroHealth Medical Center’s Old Brooklyn campus on Tuesday.

Summit County engineer: Replacing guardrail not always a solution to keeping roads safe

Cleveland 19 News uncovered county guardrails not up to current state standards after a teen hit one and drove into an icy lake.

Shaker Heights lot turns into demolition derby, police searching for hit-skip suspect (video)

Shaker Heights Police are on the hunt for a hit-and-run driver who smashed into multiple cars that were parked in a snowy lot.

Sentencing begins in Streetsboro for 13-year-old who killed 11-year-old brother

Judgement day is here for a 13-year-old boy who shot and killed his 11-year-old brother inside their Streetsboro home in April of 2018.

Trump’s AG nominee Barr backs Mueller probe, supports border ‘barrier’

Nominee William Barr is expected to be confirmed, unless there is a major surprise during the hearing. It would be his second stint as attorney general.

Ohio State makes students' dreams come true by bringing ‘Pizza ATM’ to campus

First, Ohio State University introduced a bacon vending machine on campus. Now, students can eat pizza dispensed from a high-tech ATM.

7 free things to do on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 21, in Cleveland and Akron

Cleveland & Akron's museums are free for this one day

Godmother, her husband now charged with killing 4-year-old Cleveland boy

Cuyahoga County Grand Jury indicts couple for murder of four-year-old boy, whose remains were found in a plastic bag in the backyard of a vacant home on Cleveland's West side.

Ohio doctor fired for prescribing potentially lethal doses of pain medications to patients

It was discovered that the doctor “ordered significantly excessive and potentially fatal doses of pain medication for at least 27 patients” over the last 5 years.

Netflix raising prices, so are cord cutters still saving money overall?

Netflix announced it will raise all subscription fees to its 58 million subscribers.

Allegiant Air adds 2 new destinations out of Cleveland Hopkins International Airport

Allegiant Air will be flying to Norfolk/Virginia Beach and Charleston, South Carolina from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport.

Resident escapes, pets missing in Cleveland house fire likely caused by space heater

Crews from the Cleveland Fire Department responded to an intense house fire on Cleveland’s East side on Tuesday afternoon.

  Shutdown standoff: Dems rebuff Trump invite, thwarting effort to bypass Pelosi

The administration is trying to peel off Democratic support for Trump's demand for border wall money and negotiate directly with centrist lawmakers and some newly elected freshmen, including those in districts where Trump is popular.

Free admission to the Akron Zoo on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The Akron Zoo is free for MLK Day

Recipient of groundbreaking facial transplant reunites with hospital staff who helped during recovery

The youngest patient in U.S. history to receive a full-face transplant is expected to reunite with the Northeast Ohio therapists who helped her on the road to her recovery.

Mass overdose possibly fueled by fentanyl kills 1, sickens about a dozen

Having so many lives on the line strained city resources, officials said. It was like nothing they'd ever experienced.

A massive machine is being built off Cleveland’s Shoreway and we found out what it is for

Anyone traveling on Cleveland’s Memorial Shoreway in the area of West 45th Street has seen a massive machine being pieced together over the past couple of days.

Medical marijuana sales begin in Ohio on Wednesday

Several dispensaries will begin legal medical marijuana sales to patients in Ohio on Wednesday morning, more than four months after the program was supposed to launch.

Facility where vegetative woman gave birth launches internal review

Hacienda Healthcare picked a former prosecutor to lead the review into the incident. The facility is also being investigated by the state regulatory and law enforcement agencies.

Democrats consider subpoena for interpreter of Trump-Putin meeting

The official said Trump even confiscated his interpreter’s notes after talks with Putin in Germany in 2017 and reportedly told the interpreter to keep quiet about what was said in the room.

Judge orders Trump administration to remove citizenship question from 2020 census

The administration is expected to quickly file an appeal.

Former Ohio Gov. John Kasich to join CNN as commentator

Former Governor John Kasich votes to work for CNN

3 deputies shot while serving warrant in TX

The deputies were serving the warrant at about 9:30 p.m. Monday when a suspect inside opened fire. All three deputies were listed in fair condition.

Which restaurants, chefs would you like to see collaborate? The Taste Buds share their dream teams

Taste Buds is a weekly video podcast featuring local food experts, discussing timely food and dining topics

Netflix to raise prices on all its subscription plans

Its most popular plan will see the largest hike, to $13 per month from $11. That option offers high-definition streaming on up to two different internet-connected devices simultaneously. Even at the higher price, that plan is still a few dollars cheaper than HBO, whose streaming service charges $15

‘Is this the best a man can get?’: New Gillette ad challenges men to ‘be better’

Company officials say they have no plans to pull the ad in the face of some negative reaction.

First Alert Weather: Threat of major winter storm this weekend

The weekend is going to be interesting.

Broadway legend Carol Channing dies at age 97

Known for her smile and raspy voice, actress Carol Channing spent most of her career on stage in such musicals as "Hello, Dolly!" and "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes."

9 delicious reasons to visit Cleveland’s West Side Market

The West Side Market is recognized as one of the best

Recovery addict returns to Northeast Ohio to help after her own battle with drugs

Deborah King is the daughter of the iconic boxing promoter, Don King. She has lived in Florida for decades after leaving her native state of Ohio.

Lorain council member pleads not guilty to domestic violence, agrees to wife’s request for protection order

Angel Arroyo Jr. entered a not guilty plea to domestic violence and resisting arrest on Monday after a call for help came into Lorain police overnight.

Jayme Closs' alleged kidnapper charged, has bail set at $5 million

Investigators say Jake Patterson went to great lengths to conceal any evidence from police, including disengaging the dome light of his car and shaving his head.