Florida man convicted in parking lot shooting of black man

A white Florida man who told detectives he had a “pet peeve” about illegal parking in handicapped spots was convicted late Friday of manslaughter for the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man in a dispute over a handicapped spot.
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  Want a healthy heart? Get a dog

People who have dogs are more likely to exercise regularly, eat a healthier diet and have better sugar levels in their blood, a study shows.

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  Notorious serial killer gets 40 years in prison, that’s just for his Ohio murders

6 Ohioans diagnosed with severe pulmonary illnesses linked to vaping

  East Cleveland Police share new details on pursuit policy after crash involving van of children

  Cleveland firefighters using unique approach in their quest to have Chief Calvillo removed

New Philadelphia Police searching for endangered 17-year-old girl missing since last week

The Ohio Attorney General’s Office lists 17-year-old Kylee Fellows of New Philadelphia as an endangered runaway.
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  Brazilian president to send army to fight huge fires in the Amazon

Brazilian forces will deploy starting Saturday to border areas, indigenous territories and other affected regions in the Amazon to assist in putting out fires for a month, according to a presidential decree authorizing use of the army.

  Highway Patrol investigating after East Cleveland Police cruiser crashes into church van with children inside

  Westlake elementary students to kick off school year in new $36.5 million state of the art building

  East Cleveland woman who led police on dangerous high-speed pursuit while ‘on way to work’ pleads guilty

Former NBA, ABA coach Tom Nissalke dead at 87

  E-cigarettes being used by Northeast Ohio students hits alarming highs

  Northeast Ohio weather: Gorgeous weekend ahead, rain returns Tuesday

Lorain serial killer Samuel Little pleads guilty to killing 2 women in Cleveland decades ago

Car crashes into vacant building on Cleveland’s West Side

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  N. Korea test-fires missiles again after joint drills end

The North had been expected to halt weapons tests because the 10-day U.S.-South Korean drills, which it views as an invasion rehearsal, ended earlier this week.

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Browns defense shines despite 13-12 loss to Tampa Bay

Cleveland Browns super fan makes a bold and permanent Super Bowl LIV prediction

Anyone in the Dawg Pound who claims they are the Cleveland Browns’ number one fan just got some steep competition.

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  Hot team means higher ticket prices for Cleveland Browns fans

East Cleveland man charged with execution-style triple murder finally faces Cuyahoga County judge

  Ohio AG announces agreement with major phone service providers to combat robocalls

  Scandal-plagued Cuyahoga County corrections officer now faces extortion and intimidation charges

  Cleveland Orchestra to perform Tim Burton’s 1989 Batman at Severance Hall

“A lot of people come to the symphony hall, they never would come if they read it’s Beethoven, Mozart or Mahler, every age goes to movie concerts, it’s a bridge to the classical world.”
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Trump raises tariffs on Chinese goods as trade war escalates

Escalating his trade war with China, President Donald Trump bumped up his tariffs on Chinese imports Friday, lashing back after Beijing raised taxes on U.S. products.

  Doctors suspect vaping devices linked to mysterious lung illnesses in teens, young adults

Toxic algal bloom shuts down Columbia Road Beach in Bay Village

  Former North Olmsted funeral director accused of ripping off more than a dozen clients, many of them elderly, speaks out

  UPDATE: 2 adults, 3 children hospitalized after East Cleveland police cruiser crashes into church van