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  ’The Werewolf of Defiance’ is an Ohio local legend that still haunts (video)

The “Werewolf of Defiance” is one of the those local legends that sounds like the beginning of a classic horror movie.

‘Infinity Mirrors’ exhibit helps Cleveland Museum of Art achieve busiest summer ever

Approximately $5.5 million were contributed to the Cuyahoga County economy by the exhibit’s visitors.

Puppeteer who played Big Bird on 'Sesame Street' retiring

The puppeteer who has played Big Bird on "Sesame Street" is retiring after nearly 50 years on the show

These numbers prove Ohioans love to pay to get the crud scared out of them in haunted houses and attractions

The business of scaring you for Halloween is apparently a big deal in Ohio.

Skyline brings chili to Christmas with new holiday sweater

Some say it’s always Skyline time, but is Christmas one of those occasions? The chili chain has a festive new product just in time for the holidays.

Post and Beam’s Halloween creations bring out the living (and the dead) in Parma

Larry and Sue Moran -- owners of the Post & Beam Bar & Grille in Parma -- are the real deal when it comes to bringing out the dead, and the living.

Rapper Yella Beezy shot on Texas highway, still hospitalized

Rapper Yella Beezy remains hospitalized after being shot while driving on a highway in Texas

Prince Harry, Meghan expecting child in spring

Kensington Palace says Prince Harry and his wife the Duchess of Sussex are expecting a child in the spring

Family representing Northeast Ohio appears on Thursday’s Family Feud

The family represents Amherst, Vermilion, Parma Heights, and Strongsville.

The Latest: NYPD probing detective conduct in Weinstein case

The New York Police Department says it is investigating allegations that a detective improperly coached a witness during the Harvey Weinstein investigation

Will Smith reveals first post for Disney’s ‘Aladdin’

Will Smith can't wait for Disney's remake of "Aladdin."

Appeals court: Lynyrd Skynyrd film can be released

A New York federal appeals court says a new Lynyrd Skynyrd film can be released despite a dispute over the band's intentions

The Latest: Swift wins at AMAs, encourages fans to vote

Taylor Swift won artist of the year at the American Music Awards

Should the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induct more hip hop artists?

Run DMC, Tupac Shakur and Public Enemy are among the few rap acts in.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announces class of 2019 nominees

Critics are speculating the list of candidates.

Amandla Stenberg: I’m still finding my voice

At 19, Amandla Stenberg has become the face of a new Hollywood, one that fuses the personal with the political

Make room Superman, Black Lightning is all Cleveland

Before you watch the hit show Black Lightning on The CW you should meet Tony Isabella, born and raised in Cleveland.

7 best places to get pierogi in Cleveland on National Pierogi Day

Oct. 8 is National Pierogi Day, so get your fill at any of the following places in Cleveland serving up the best pierogi.

Former first daughter Barbara Bush gets married

Former first daughter Barbara Bush has gotten married

University head recommends covering controversial murals

The University of New Mexico president and provost are recommending that curtains cover four controversial murals on campus as a dialogue continues on the pieces that have been protested for decades

Cosby lawyers ask court to void conviction, prison sentence

Bill Cosby's lawyers want a Pennsylvania court to overturn his conviction and 3- to 10-year sentence in his Pennsylvania sex assault case because of what they call a string of trial errors

Comedian Katt Williams jailed on assault charges in Oregon

Comedian Katt Williams has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting a hired driver during an argument about taking him and his dog from the Portland, Oregon, airport to a performance in the city

Banksy artwork self-destructs just after $1.4 million sale

A Banksy artwork has self-destructed moments after being sold at auction for 1.04 million pounds ($1.4 million), in a prank orchestrated by the elusive street artist

Is Chris Evans retiring from his role as Captain America?

Evans has been playing the role of Captain America the alter ego of Steve Rogers the past eight years.

Christine Blasey Ford to appear on cover of Time magazine

The artist of the image placed symbolic words taken from Blasey Ford’s testimony in significant locations in the illustration.

28 year prison sentence caps long downfall for ‘Suge’ Knight

Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight sentenced to nearly three decades in prison over a fatal 2015 confrontation

Cleveland eyesore being transformed by a world-renowned artist

For years, thousands of people have driven past the Garrett A. Morgan Surge Tank just off of the Cleveland Memorial Shoreway and looked up at an aged, turning green water tower.

Man at center of Nobel Literature scandal convicted of rape

The man at the center of a sex-abuse and financial crimes scandal that is tarnishing the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature, has been found guilty and given a two-year jail sentence for a rape in 2011

A peek inside Cleveland Metroparks Zoo elephant exhibit

Take an inside look into the lives of the elephants at the Cleveland Zoo.

Jon Stewart hands out free lunch to construction workers

Comedian and former "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart surprises construction workers at a New Jersey performing arts theater with a free lunch

Take a tour of Mitchell’s Homemade Ice Cream’s environmentally-sustainable facility in Ohio City

The kitchen is run via environmentally -sustainable practices: solar panels, skylights, custom furniture from reclaimed materials, heat is cycled to heat water, water conservation, and rainwater harvesting.

Elton John adds second Cleveland stop to ‘Farewell Tour’

John, who is currently 71-years-old, was inducted into Cleveland’s Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1994.

University of Minnesota awards honorary degree to Prince

University of Minnesota awards late rock star Prince an honorary degree to recognize his influence on music and his role in shaping his hometown of Minneapolis

Pregnant Ohio woman covered in bees returns with another exotic maternity shoot after stillbirth

Mueller said she wanted to turn “herself into a goddess for her maternity shoot.”

See how Cleveland locations are picked for major motion pictures

Mike Wendt is a Production Coordinator with the Film Commission, where he spends his days communicating with film producers and directors, telling them about the location opportunities and financial incentives available in Cleveland.

'Making a Murderer' sequel set to premiere Oct. 19

Sequel to the popular 'Making a Murderer' documentary series set to premiere Oct. 19 on Netflix

Geraldo Rivera hosting new Cleveland radio show

Rivera’s show airs weekdays from 9 to 10 a.m. on WTAM 1100

Harry Connick Jr. is bringing his tour to Cleveland

Harry Connick Jr. has scheduled additional dates for his tour and they include the city of Cleveland.

Channing Tatum’s TV show casting 500 extras in Cleveland area

Lights! Camera! Cleveland!

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad takes possession of ‘California Zephyr’ rail cars

The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad took possession of four Zephyr railcars that will become part of a fleet carrying and transporting passengers through the Cuyahoga Valley.

‘Dog the Bounty Hunter’ will reportedly join manhunt for Mansfield fugitive who threatened President Trump

Accusations against Christy include threatening to shoot President Trump and causing harm to the former governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin.