Cash reward offered for information in murder of Summit County 15-year-old

$5000 reward offered for tips leading to the arrest of the person who shot and killed a 15-year-old Akron boy.

Cuyahoga County Jail whistleblower lawsuit says county ‘has a culture of retaliation’

Jury finds doctor guilty of raping a University Hospitals nurse

Portage County carjacking suspect turns herself in, male accomplice still on the loose

Man found in road with gunshot wound to head dies, homicide investigation underway in Canton

  Sunny Side Up: More test time for wealthy students?

Euclid Beach Pier marks grand opening with ribbon cutting ceremony

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Clevelanders watching owners’ meetings closely as city looks to land NFL Draft

  Commuter Cast for Wednesday, May 22

  Northeast Ohio Weather: Storm risk later today as things heat up

  Hit-and-run driver strikes road crew in Brooklyn, 1 worker hospitalized

  ‘They have your stuff hostage’: Woman says moving company refused to unload truck without additional payment

  Hundreds gather at Avon town hall and plot next move against owners of decaying Resthaven Cemetery

  Carjacking victim spent hours in the cold after being ditched by suspects just released from Portage County Jail

Donna Koerber was carjacked Monday night, and then spent three hours out in the cold after the suspects kicked her out of the stolen vehicle.

  Attorneys: Ohio State needs to reveal who knew about abuse

Administrators at Ohio State University should release the names of all coaches, trainers and personnel who knew of but failed to act on complaints about a now-dead team doctor who sexually abused male students for nearly two decades, said attorneys for some of the victims.

Thousands sign petition to make Danny Devito next Wolverine

Lots of folks are getting a good laugh at signing a petition to make Danny Devito the next Wolverine.

  Former Ohio State students contradict Congressman Jim Jordan’s claim he was unaware of sexual abuse of athletes

Several former student athletes at Ohio State are charging the school still hasn’t come clean about the alleged sexual abuse by a team doctor in the 1980s and ‘90s.

  Cuyahoga County Children and Family Services addressing mailing error over at-risk teen

  Families to attend town hall demanding repairs at Resthaven cemetery

  Stories behind the signs: The 100 deadliest days on the road

  Man who dove fully-clothed into Lake Erie found dead behind Rock & Roll Hall of Fame by Cleveland search crews

  Northeast Ohio runners find ‘pure joy’ hitting the trails with shelter dogs

‘Sesame Street’ introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

  Newburgh Heights residents are concerned new median on Harvard Avenue will create a traffic danger, especially for cyclists

Is a new median added in Harvard Road in Newburgh Heights creating headaches for businesses and danger for cyclists?

Medina County firefighters douse car consumed by fire, find body inside

State, county and local authorities are investigating after a body was found in a car consumed by flames Tuesday morning in Chatham Township.

Rock Hall apologizes for music played overnight from speaker boxes throughout downtown Cleveland

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame issued a statement Tuesday after the “Rock Box” speakers scattered in downtown Cleveland unintentionally played music throughout the night.

  Cleveland APL Pet of the Week: ‘Freckles’ is looking for a fetch partner, and a furever home

Marc’s and the Cleveland Animal Protective League have teamed up with 19′s Chief Meteorologist Jason Nicholas to find a home for one special dog or cat every week.

Ashland school bus driver charged with sex crime involving 14-year-old; Crestview superintendent ‘extremely disturbed’ by accusations

Mansfield police are asking for any witnesses who may have seen suspicious activity in South Park on Saturday afternoon to report it to law enforcement immediately.

  19 First Alert Weather Days: Strong storms possible Wednesday and Thursday

Cool for one more day

  Ohio unemployment rate drops, even in Trumbull County that lost Chevy plant

The amount of Ohioans who applied for unemployment in April dropped to 4.3%, which is just higher than the U.S. average at 3.6%.

Coventry Local Schools reopen Tuesday after ‘Trickbot’ virus, FBI investigating

The superintendent said officials have identified the areas that are most in need of attention.

  Joseph McAlpin sentenced to death for murdering couple during robbery at Cleveland car dealership

The man convicted of killing a couple who owned a car dealership in Cleveland was sentenced to death by Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge Brian Corrigan on Tuesday.

  Ohio man spreading kindness for 12 years with a smile and a sign (and honestly we need more people like Bob Votruba in the world)

He is the man behind the sign, "Be kind to one another."

  Elderly Portage County man carjacked with wife in backseat; abductions suspects on the run

Portage County officials are looking for a man and women who car jacked and elderly couple on Monday, with the wife still in the backseat.

Witness needed to identify suspects who fired at people leaving an Akron Buchtel High School after prom party

Portage County deputies are asking for witnesses to help identify shooters who fired at students leaving an after-prom party.

  ‘Stranger Things’: New Coke, from 1985, to make comeback on TV show

Season 3 of the show will take place in the summer of 1985, when Coca-Cola changed its formula for Coke. New Coke was considered one of the biggest marketing blunders of all time.

Trial underway for doctor accused of raping University Hospitals nurse

Doctor on trial for allegedly raping a nurse in December of 2017

Search continues for man believed to have jumped into Lake Erie on Monday evening

Crews returned to Cleveland’s shoreline Tuesday morning to resume the search for a man described to have jumped into Lake Erie on Monday afternoon.

  Cleveland Cavaliers formally introduce John Beilein as new head coach

The Cleveland Cavaliers held introductory press conference with new head coach John Beilein Tuesday morning.

  BBB warns of ‘rogue movers’ holding your stuff hostage

Tonight at 11: BBB warns of companies called “rogue movers” that hold your items hostage. Have you ever heard of rogue movers? Consumer experts say they’ll charge you more than you agreed and your stuff may arrive damaged or never even get there at all.

Traffic Alert: 2 crashes on Interstate 77 NB at Fleet Avenue causing 7-mile backup

On I-77 northbound before I-480 to Fleet Avenue there’s a crash blocking the left lane.

  Ohio middle schoolers accused of putting bodily fluids on teachers’ food

Authorities say testing is being done to identify what substances were involved in the alleged incident. No charges have been filed.

Francisco Lindor, Jim Thome headline lineup of MLB legends, Olympic gold medalists coming to PLAY BALL PARK during All-Star Week

Major League Baseball announced a lineup of legendary former Major League players who will make appearances, sign autographs and pose for photos with fans at PLAY BALL PARK from July 5th-9th at the Huntington Convention Center.

  North Carolina class teaches kids as young as six how to use guns

The children spend four hours, both in classroom time, and shooting.

  Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and Cleveland attorney speak out after OSU sex assault bombshell

Dan Karon tells 19 News this case is all about a cover-up lasting nearly 20 years. He wants to send a strong message to all universities that they will be held accountable.

  Emotional reunion: Thousands of miles and 37 years couldn’t keep this Cleveland mother from her daughter (part 2)

The meeting between Sandra Osorio and her daughter Jessica Douglas came sooner than expected. Douglas was taken from Puerto Rico as a baby, after Osorio left her with a friend as she settled in the states.

  14-year-old Huron twins in kidney failure blast lifesaving plea to public

The electronic billboard, on Route 250 in Sandusky, featuring the smiling faces of twins Cameron and Jacob Meadows, is a call for help to anyone willing to test to be a kidney donor.

  Missing for 37 years, long-lost daughter reunites with family in Cleveland (part 1)

A woman had no idea she was kidnapped as an infant and then found a family she never knew existed

Guns, drugs and menacing: Mayor Frank Jackson’s grandson faces new set of troubling charges

Mayor Frank Jackson’s grandson is making headlines again for all the wrong reasons.

  Minor holds 9-year-old at gunpoint to steal bag of chips in Cleveland, mother says

It all reportedly happened at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Academy playground, not too far from the Sturdivant’s family home.

  Cleveland schools superintendent delivers district’s case on major shakeup, closures

Hundreds of thousands of people have moved out of Cleveland, birth rates have declined and there is an increase in the choice of schools--all of which have an effect on the city’s sprawling school district.

First responders suspend search for fully-clothed man who dove into Lake Erie

According to Cleveland Fire Lt. Mike Norman, the man left his wallet and phone on a dock before leaping into the water.

  22-year-old woman dies running 42nd annual Cleveland Marathon; cause of death still unknown

Check back for updates on this developing story.

  Hope dims for safe return of missing Lake Erie boaters, ODNR plans to pick up search on Tuesday

The pair was last seen departing from the Geneva Marina around 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

Medina County woman appears in court on charges of selling THC-infused edibles to school children

A Montville Township woman was arraigned Monday morning after being investigated for allegedly selling marijuana candies to school-aged children.

  Grass on some Cleveland youth baseball fields measured 2 feet tall

Can Cleveland get the parks ready for safe baseball play by next week? Long grass currently makes them unplayable.

Cleveland Mounted Police Officer doesn’t back down from a dance challenge

It was the perfect song

Akron man sentenced to life in prison for 2018 murder

Dominique Thomas, 31, was shot and killed by Warren outside of a restaurant on Pioneer Street in Akron.

Several CMSD staff members injured while disciplining students

Two CMSD staff members injured while disciplining students.

Elyria police, towing company rescue distressed dog left stranded in hot car overnight (video)

A North Ridgeville woman was cited for cruelty to animals after leaving her pet dog in a car for an extended period of time.

  Montville police: Woman dies from gunshot wound to the head after shocking Medina County standoff

Police in Medina County provided new details to a sexual assault attempt and SWAT standoff that turned deadly early Sunday morning.

Akron woman sentenced for killing her boyfriend, hiding the murder weapon

Akron woman sentenced for murdering her live-in boyfriend.

KY man finds unlicensed bears behind wheel of car

An Owensboro barber’s wild experience last week is gaining some attention on Facebook.

Neighbors find 89-year-old man underneath a refrigerator after two suspects break into his home

Akron police looking for two suspects who attacked an elderly man during a home invasion.

  ‘Game of Thrones': Water bottles join coffee cup in guest-starring roles

The series finale of “Game of Thrones” treated fans to another visual faux pas as two modern-day water bottles showed up in one of the scenes.

Chagrin Valley Jaycees apologize for Facebook post that paraphrased Trump’s political slogan

The post included the phrase “Make Blossom Great Again," which obviously mimicked Trump’s “Make America Great Again” slogan.

Canton man indicted for beating a 2-year-old boy to death

Stark County Grand Jury has indicted the man accused of beating his girlfriend's 2-year-old son to death.

Ohio woman assaults husband after refusing to have sex with her, sheriff’s office says

The Erie County Sheriff’s Office charged a 41-year-old woman with domestic violence after she allegedly assaulted her husband when he refused to have sex with her.

23-year-old cyclist in critical condition after being hit by car on Cleveland’s West Side

23-year-old woman in critical condition after being struck by a car while riding her bike on Cleveland's West Side.

Akron Zoo acquires African Lion from the Columbus Zoo (video)

A new home for a three-year-old African Lion

  Murder suspect sentenced to 30 years for running over man with stolen vehicle during argument at I-77 rest stop

The suspect charged with murdering a North Olmsted man at an I-77 rest stop changed his plea to guilty on Monday morning in a Summit County courtroom.

Cleveland Browns John Dorsey, Freddie Kitchens attend Kareem Hunt’s baptism

Cleveland Browns RB Kareem Hunt is proving he’s continuing to “take steps” to become a better man.

Coventry Local Schools closed Monday after 'Trickbot’ virus infects district’s network and computers

Coventry Local Schools cancelled classes for Monday after the district’s network and computers were infected by the “Trickbot” virus.

  Coast Guard identifies 2 missing boaters after suspending search near Geneva-on-the-Lake

Coast Guard offcials said search and rescue personnel searched for more than 20 hours and covered a combined 942 square-nautical miles.

Bedford police: violent fugitive with ‘lengthy criminal history’ shot after jumping out of City Bail Bonds window

Police said a violent fugitive felon with a lengthy criminal history was shot after jumping out of a second story window trying to escape City Bail Bonds agents.

  Man, 24, arrested after leading Solon police on high speed chase with 9-month-old baby in car

A man is in custody after leading officers on a dangerous highway pursuit with a 9-month-old baby in the car on Saturday.

  Neighbors react to overnight standoff at Montville Township home where a woman was shot, man found dead

Montville Township police continue to investigate a standoff that took place early Sunday morning at a home in the 4700 block of Stockbridge Drive.

Hundreds of FirstEnergy customers without power in Northeast Ohio

FirstEnergy is reports thousands of Northern and Northeast Ohio customers are without power on Sunday evening.

  Northeast Ohio weather: Warmer and windy Sunday

This evening is looking dry.

Ravenna woman celebrates 105th birthday with celebratory flight

Virginia Mills is living proof that age is just a number.

Naked juvenile female escapes assault, SWAT finds suspect dead inside Montville home after 3-hour standoff

Police also found a woman at the scene suffering a gunshot wound to the head.