CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
0 reviews
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
0 reviews
RECENT ARTICLES
NO RATING
Texas sues Biden administration over halt to deportations

Texas sues Biden administration over halt to deportations

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — is asking a court to stop from allowing a 100-day moratorium on deportations.The lawsuit filed Friday is one of the first against the new administration.The moratorium came after Biden revoked Trump’s mandate that made anyone in the U.S. illegally a priority for deportation.Republican Ken Paxton, Texas’ attorney general, claims the federal government broke an agreement to first consult with Texas before making changes to immigration enforcement.Suggest a Correction× Close Ad

fox8.com
4d ago
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Humans now being legally composted in Washington state

Humans now being legally composted in Washington state

KLICKITAT COUNTY, Wash. (KOIN) — Human remains are now being legally composted inWalt Patrick slowly rolls a giant wooden spool-shaped cradle back and forth. Inside, a human body is gradually being turned into compost, one of the first licensed “natural organic reductions” to be performed in the entire country.“This is simply another option at a time when people feel they have no options,” Patrick said. “You know, death has intervened and changed your life forever. How can you do something at least to make it the way you want?”Patrick is the senior steward at a natural burial cemetery and...

fox8.com
Hannah Ray Lambert
Jan 18
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
President Trump pardons rapper Lil Wayne, commutes Kodak Black’s sentence

President Trump pardons rapper Lil Wayne, commutes Kodak Black’s sentence

WASHINGTON () — In his final hours in office, President Donald Trump has granted clemency to rappers Lil Wayne and Kodak Black, along with the former Mayor of Detroit Kwame Kilpatrick.President Trump granted a full pardon to Lil Wayne. Wayne, who was born Dwayne Michael Carter Jr., pleaded guilty last month to possessing a loaded, gold-plated handgun when his chartered jet landed in Miami in December 2019. He faced a sentence of up to 10 years in prison for possession of a firearm and ammunition by a convicted felon.President Trump granted a commutation to Kodak Black, 23, who was born Bill...

fox8.com
Haley Townsend
7d ago
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Forgotten password stands between man and $240M Bitcoin fortune

Forgotten password stands between man and $240M Bitcoin fortune

(NEXSTAR) – There’s one password San Francisco programmer Stefan Thomas probably should have memorized. It’s standing between him and $240 million.Thomas holds a small hard drive, called an IronKey, that contains the keys to a digital wallet containing 7,002 Bitcoin, the s reported Tuesday. That amounts to exactly $242,546,164.27.But Thomas can’t seem to figure out the password — and he only has two more chances to get it right. The IronKey only allows users ten guesses.Thomas said he lost the paper where the password was written years ago. He’s already tried eight of his most commonly used...

fox8.com
Nexstar Media Wire
Jan 13
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
6 Ohio bars cited for violating coronavirus orders, charges pending for 2 other spots

6 Ohio bars cited for violating coronavirus orders, charges pending for 2 other spots

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WJW) — Last night, six more Ohio bars were found to be in violation of various state health orders, including being open past curfew (which has been extended, as seen in the video above), the  reported.Some of these bars are located in Northeast Ohio. Here’s what each bar was cited with after being observed in reported violation by the Ohio Investigative Unit:Wagner’s Roadhouse in Chillicothe: Agents arrived around 9:20 p.m. Friday to witness patrons standing close together while drinking. Mask wearing was far and few between, agents said. The bar was cited with improper...

fox8.com
Jan 9
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Cleveland schools employee resigns after law enforcement investigates possible involvement in DC riots

Cleveland schools employee resigns after law enforcement investigates possible involvement in DC riots

CLEVELAND (WJW)– An employee with the resigned following her alleged participation in Wednesday’s protests that devolved into .Multiple law enforcement sources told the FOX 8 I-Team they are investigating her involvement in the breach at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. DC Metropolitan police posted several photos of persons of interest for unlawful entry offenses.“The teacher has resigned and the board has accepted her resignation,” said Roseann Canfora, a spokeswoman with CMSD.In her resignation letter, Christine Priola lists three reasons, which include not wanting to take the COVID-19...

fox8.com
Peggy Gallek
Jan 8
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
President Trump tweets he ‘will not be going to the inauguration’

President Trump tweets he ‘will not be going to the inauguration’

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WJW) — says he will not attend the inauguration of Joe Biden on Jan. 20.Trump tweeted the announcement Friday morning, saying: “To all of those who have asked, I will not be going to the Inauguration on January 20th.”The announcement comes after violent riots at the Capitol following a Trump rally earlier this week.Since the riots, multiple lawmakers and government officials have called for Trump to be removed from office using the 25th Amendment.A source previously told the Associated Press that does plan to attend the inauguration.LATEST HEADLINES ON FOX8.COM:Suggest a...

fox8.com
Darcie Loreno
Jan 8
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
President Trump releases new video condemning violence; commits to peaceful transfer of power

President Trump releases new video condemning violence; commits to peaceful transfer of power

WASHINGTON () — President Donald Trump released a video on Thursday evening, one day after a group of his supporters marched to the U.S. Capitol and attacked the building as Vice President Mike Pence and a joint session of Congress were counting the Electoral College votes.“I would like to begin by addressing the heinous attack on the United State’s Capitol,” Trump said. “Like all Americans, I am outraged by the violence, lawlessness and mayhem.”The President acknowledged the transition of power which will take place in 13 days.“We must get on with the business of America,” Trump said.The...

fox8.com
Michael Geheren
Jan 8
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
I-TEAM: Thousands of COVID-19 vaccine doses sitting unused in Cleveland

I-TEAM: Thousands of COVID-19 vaccine doses sitting unused in Cleveland

CLEVELAND (WJW) — The has uncovered thousands of doses of the vaccine in Cleveland sitting on a shelf.City hall announced in late December it had received 4,000 doses. But, multiple sources tell the I-Team, in the first two weeks, the city had given out only about 600 shots.Tuesday, we watched as a few more people walked into a building downtown to get the vaccine.But, our findings led Councilman Brian Kazy to say, “It doesn’t seem to be a priority for those who are supposed to be dishing it out.”The state has said, for now, only health care workers and first-responders are eligible for the...

fox8.com
Ed Gallek
Jan 5
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
DeWine: Only about 40% of eligible nursing home staff choosing to receive COVID-19 vaccine

DeWine: Only about 40% of eligible nursing home staff choosing to receive COVID-19 vaccine

COLUMBUS (WJW) — During a press conference Tuesday, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine discussed the state’s inoculation rollout, saying that some people who were offered the vaccine chose not to get one.“As of Sunday, 61% of nursing homes received their first visit from a pharmacy to receive their vaccines — those who wanted to receive the vaccine were able to get it,” DeWine explained. “But only 40% of staff have been taking the vaccine when it’s offered. With residents, it is around 75-80%.”DeWine encouraged those who work and live in nursing homes to get the vaccine.Ursel McElroy, the Ohio...

fox8.com
Laura Morrison
Jan 5
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Trump rewarding Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan with Medal of Freedom

Trump rewarding Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan with Medal of Freedom

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to present one of the nation’s highest civilian honors to two of his most outspoken congressional allies, California Rep. Devin Nunes and Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan, as he looks to reward loyalists with just over two weeks left in his term.A White House official confirmed that Trump would present Nunes with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Monday. The former chairman of the House Intelligence Committee has been an ardent backer of Trump’s during probes into Russian interference in the 2016 election and the president’s 2019 impeachment by the...

fox8.com
Jan 4
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Trump says he’ll ‘fight like hell’ to hold on to the presidency

Trump says he’ll ‘fight like hell’ to hold on to the presidency

DALTON, Ga. (AP) — With mounting desperation, declared he would “fight like hell” to hold on to the presidency and appealed to Republican lawmakers to reverse his election loss to Joe Biden when they convene this week to confirm the vote.Electoral voters won by President-elect Biden are “not gonna take this White House!” he shouted as supporters cheered at an outdoor rally Monday night in Georgia. Trump’s announced purpose for the trip was to boost Republican Senate candidates in Tuesday’s runoff election, but he spent much of his speech complaining bitterly about his election loss — which...

fox8.com
Jan 5
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Ohio coronavirus numbers: 5,942 new cases, 67 deaths reported

Ohio coronavirus numbers: 5,942 new cases, 67 deaths reported

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WJW) — The  the state’s latest  numbers Monday afternoon.There have been 727,423 total confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in the state since the pandemic began, which includes an addition of 5,942 cases reported for the last day, along with a total of 9,143 deaths (including 67 additional fatalities reported in the last day).The total number of hospitalizations due to the virus since the pandemic began is now 39,112 people. The median age of those Ohioans getting coronavirus is now 43 years old.New hospitalization numbers are now at 314 inpatients, and 45 in the ICU in...

fox8.com
Laura Morrison
Jan 4
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Sen. Rob Portman says he will not join efforts to challenge Electoral College results

Sen. Rob Portman says he will not join efforts to challenge Electoral College results

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — Ohio’s lone Republican senator said Monday that he will not join efforts in Congress to challenge the results of the Electoral College.Sen. Rob Portman said in a statement, “I plan on honoring that oath by supporting the state certifications and the will of the people. I will vote to certify in accordance with my duty under the Constitution.”A group of Republicans in Congress are expected to challenge the result of the 2020 presidential election on Wednesday, a date when Congress normally meets to approve the results from each state in the Electoral College ahead on...

fox8.com
Brian Hofmann
Jan 4
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Several Northeast Ohio bars cited for violating coronavirus orders Friday night

Several Northeast Ohio bars cited for violating coronavirus orders Friday night

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WJW) — Last night, five more Ohio bars were found to be in violation of various state health orders, including being open past curfew (which has been extended, as seen in the video above), the reported.Four of these bars are located in Northeast Ohio. Here’s what each bar was cited with after being observed in reported violation by the Ohio Investigative Unit:Tommy Dogg’s in Niles: Arriving on scene at 10:25 p.m., OIU agents reportedly saw customers still on the premises consuming alcohol within close proximity of one another. The establishment was cited with “improper...

fox8.com
Jan 2
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Dave Chappelle to buy former Ohio fire station, turn into comedy club

Dave Chappelle to buy former Ohio fire station, turn into comedy club

YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (WDTN) – Comedian is set to open a comedy club in what was formerly the Miami Township Fire Station.The Yellow Springs Development Corporation (YSDC) said Monday that they finalized an agreement to sell the fire station to Iron Table Holdings, LLC, owned by Chappelle.YSDC said the agreement came after a several-month long process during which interested buyers were first asked to submit a preliminary development plan to the YSDC Fire Station Subcommittee.Interested parties later toured the facility and presented detailed business and architectural plans for the...

fox8.com
Dec 22
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Dr Fauci: ‘I vaccinated Santa Claus myself,’ says Jolly ‘Ol Saint Nick is ready for Christmas

Dr Fauci: ‘I vaccinated Santa Claus myself,’ says Jolly ‘Ol Saint Nick is ready for Christmas

() — With Christmas Day quickly approaching, answered the question on many of our children’s minds.“Will Santa still be able to visit me in coronavirus season? What if he can’t go to anyone’s house or near his reindeer?” asked 9-year-old Paxton.Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, appeared on to discuss how Santa Claus will stay safe while delivering kids their presents across the globe.“I took a trip up there to the North Pole. I went there and I vaccinated Santa Claus myself. I measured his level of immunity and he is good to go!”...

fox8.com
Wtvo
Dec 19
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
I-TEAM: New video shows Cavs player in confrontation with police

I-TEAM: New video shows Cavs player in confrontation with police

CLEVELAND (WJW) – Police video not seen before has just been released to the showing star Kevin Porter in an angry confrontation with security guards and Cleveland police officers.The incident occurred back in August, but it came to light and the I-Team requested the video after the highway patrol arrested Porter last month for having a gun.While Porter faces charges for the gun arrest, he was not charged for the heated exchange with security officers and  police.The August incident happened in a downtown apartment and entertainment complex. The video shows police finding security guards...

fox8.com
Ed Gallek
Dec 16
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Ohio lawmakers debate ‘Stand your ground’ and other gun measures

Ohio lawmakers debate ‘Stand your ground’ and other gun measures

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) – As time winds down at the Ohio Statehouse for the lame-duck session, the gun reform debate is heating up.“We’re trying really hard to go in the direction of less gun violence not more,” said Mayor Nan Whaley, (D) Dayton.The Ohio Senate and the Ohio House could move on a bill that would eliminate a person’s duty to retreat before using force when they feel threatened.Right now, a person is required to retreat unless that person is in their home or vehicle.“When a person is attacked in their own home, for example, they’ve got a right to defend themselves immediately if...

fox8.com
Adrienne Robbins
Dec 17
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Cleveland mayor approves funding for FirstEnergy Stadium repairs

Cleveland mayor approves funding for FirstEnergy Stadium repairs

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) – Mayor Frank Jackson signed 63 pieces of legislation into law Tuesday.general repairs were one of the items on the list of things the Cleveland City Council moved forward.“We are the landlord,” Mayor Jackson said in a video as he was signing the bill for .Mayor Jackson said there is money set aside in the budget for stadium upkeep.There are no major renovations planned for the facility from this budget item.Loading ...

fox8.com
Talia Naquin
Dec 16
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Cleveland Indians to drop team name, sources say

Cleveland Indians to drop team name, sources say

CLEVELAND (WJW) — Sources have confirmed to FOX 8 News a New York Times that the baseball team is planning to change its name. They will reportedly keep the Indians name in the 2021 season as the organization works toward a new name after that.The team is expected to make an official announcement as soon as this week, the New York Times reported.The decision comes after years of controversy and protests over the team name and its now phased-out mascot, Chief Wahoo.A new team name has not been decided, but two people close to the decision said plans are underway to have fans help with the...

fox8.com
Laura Morrison
Dec 14
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Three Northeast Ohio bars cited for violating COVID-19 orders

Three Northeast Ohio bars cited for violating COVID-19 orders

CLEVELAND (WJW)– Agents visited three Northeast Ohio bars and cited them for violating the state orders aimed at reducing the .*In the video, above, Gov. DeWine talks about the Ohio curfew*The cases will now go to the Ohio Liquor Control Commission for penalties, which could include fines or the suspension of their liquor licenses.The following information was released by the Ohio State Highway Patrol:The latest headlines from FOX8.com:Suggest a Correction× Close Ad

fox8.com
Jen Steer
Dec 13
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Cuyahoga Falls police say woman missing under ‘suspicious circumstances’

Cuyahoga Falls police say woman missing under ‘suspicious circumstances’

CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio (WJW) —police on Monday locating a woman.Police said the 45-year-old woman named Thoue Nichole Bronowski is missing under “suspicious circumstances.”She was last seen on Nov. 25 at 6:35 p.m. in Cuyahoga Falls.Police said it’s not known what vehicle she may be in.Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to please contact the Cuyahoga Falls Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-971-8334 or the crime fighter tip-line at 330-971-8477 to leave an anonymous tip.RELATED VIDEO: Missing Cleveland teenFollow the latest headlines on FOX8.com:Suggest a Correction×...

fox8.com
Nov 30
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Coronavirus outbreak at Illinois nursing home for veterans kills 27

Coronavirus outbreak at Illinois nursing home for veterans kills 27

LASALLE, Illinois (AP) — State officials have launched investigations into a outbreak at a veterans nursing home in Illinois that has infected nearly 200 residents and staff members, and killed 27 veterans.News outlets report the outbreak happened at the state-run LaSalle Veterans’ Home.The state’s Department of Veteran’s Affairs on Tuesday requested an independent probe into the facility.The current outbreak was identified in late October when a staff member and a resident tested positive for the virus.The home was not largely impacted by the pandemic until then.As of Tuesday morning, 40...

fox8.com
Nov 25
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
NO RATING
Coronavirus in Ohio: ‘We will not avoid some catastrophe here,’ Dr. Acton warns

Coronavirus in Ohio: ‘We will not avoid some catastrophe here,’ Dr. Acton warns

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WJW) – “I can’t give you a curve now. I see a line that goes straight up.”Dr. Amy Acton recently spoke in a new interview about in Ohio.The former director of the Ohio Department of Health spoke with FOX 8 sister station WCMH.She was a voice of calm for many at the beginning of the pandemic.Dr. Acton consistently spoke about flattening the curve in the spring.However, the outbreak has now surpassed that, she says.“This has exceeded many of the models that we ran. This is a very grave time.”Ohio has seen a recent surge in coronavirus numbers.More than 4,500 people are...

fox8.com
Talia Naquin
Nov 27
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
AUTHORS
Associated Press

Associated Press

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-trusted
75%
Adrienne Robbins

Adrienne Robbins

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Aleksandra Bush

Aleksandra Bush

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Brian Hofmann

Brian Hofmann

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Brittany Rall

Brittany Rall

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Darcie Loreno

Darcie Loreno

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Ed Gallek

Ed Gallek

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Haley Townsend

Haley Townsend

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Hannah Ray Lambert

Hannah Ray Lambert

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Jen Steer

Jen Steer

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Kevin Freeman

Kevin Freeman

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Laura Morrison

Laura Morrison

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Matt Wright

Matt Wright

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Melissa Reid

Melissa Reid

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Michael Geheren

Michael Geheren

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Natasha Anderson

Natasha Anderson

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Nexstar Media Wire

Nexstar Media Wire

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Peggy Gallek

Peggy Gallek

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Talia Naquin

Talia Naquin

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Wcmh

Wcmh

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
Wtvo

Wtvo

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A