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High School Shooter T.J. Lane Escapes From Ohio Prison

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An Ohio prison inmate escaped prison tonight. He, along with two other inmates, left the prison around 8 p.m. Thomas “T.J.” Lane murdered three other students during a shooting spree at Chardon High School in 2012. He was sentenced to life in prison without the chance of parole and was being held at the Allen… Read more »

4 Research University Students Dead In Ohio Plane Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the crash which killed four students

Four Ohio university students were killed late Monday night when their Cessna 172R crashed near a Cleveland airport and burst into flames, bringing their sightseeing trip to a fiery end. The 1999 Cessna crashed at 10 p.m. local time in Willoughby Hills, near the runway at Richmond Heights’ Cuyahoga County Airport, only 16 miles (25… Read more »

Illegal Immigrants Arrested In Ohio After Knife Fight 911 Call

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Illegal immigrants were arrested in North Olmstead, Ohio after a 911 call about a knife fight. Police officers arrested the two men who reportedly crossed the border illegally after the call about a disturbance at a Brookpark Road apartment building. The Border Patrol has taken custody of the illegal immigrants found in Ohio. A third… Read more »

Walmart Shooting: 2 Dead in Beavercreek, Ohio

2 Dead In Walmart Shooting

Two people are dead in Beavercreek, Ohio, after a man came into a local Walmart store and allegedly waved a rifle at customers. The 2 NEWS website writes that the incident happened at 8:30 pm Tuesday night when a Cincinnati man named John Crawford entered Walmart and was spotted with what looked like a rifle… Read more »

Gun Control: Cleveland Law Would Strictly Limit Gun Buys And Create Registry

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Cleveland gun control laws will be perhaps the most strict in the United States if the city council approves Mayor Frank Jackson’s ordinance proposal. Cleveland recently celebrated the return of Lebron James and scored the Republican National Convention, a big economic boom to the northern Ohio town. But now the city is incurring backlash from… Read more »

Measles Outbreak In Ohio Amish Country

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Measles have hit Ohio Amish country and complicated two major events in the Knox County and Homes County community. Local officials have embarked on an educational campaign to combat the spread of the measles in the Amish community and to encourage vaccination. Ohio Amish country is anticipating visitors from around world for two upcoming public… Read more »

Powerball Jackpot Climbs To $173 Million As No Ticket Matches Six Numbers

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The Powerball jackpot continues to climb skyward after no ticket matched all six numbers in Wednesday’s drawing, sending the jackpot for Saturday’s Powerball game to an eye-opening $173 million, the first time since February that Powerball has offered a top prize of more than $170 million. Even the single-payment cash value option, the choice preferred… Read more »

Bullied Ohio Girl Commits Suicide, Leaving Only A Note Behind

Bullied Ohio Girl Leaves Behind Heartwrenching Suicide Note

Cora Delille, 15, committed suicide last week after struggling with bullies, boyfriends, and a devastating divorce between her parents. A handwritten note was found in Delille’s room last week that listed all her grievances and “thanked” everyone for the pain caused. Delille’s body was found by a family member in their home in Pickerington, Ohio,… Read more »

Traffic Court In Ohio To Be More Involved With Traffic Camera Tickets

Red Light Cameras: Here To Stay?

The dreaded flash of red light cameras will not be easing up anytime soon, but the process afterwards is facing some scrutiny. In Ohio, that is. If you haven’t had to go through the drill with red light camera citations, then you’re lucky. Right now if the camera programming thinks you’re breaking traffic rules by… Read more »

‘Mono Mono’ Twins Born Holding Hands – Yes, HOLDING HANDS!

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Talk about an amazing Mother’s Day gift: Mono mono twins? No, not mano y mano where two guys take each other on in a fist fight, but two special little girls who are very rare identical monoamniotic twins, or mono mono, which means they shared one placenta and amniotic sac, the result of the same… Read more »

Dayton VA Hospital Shooting: Suspect Now In Custody

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A suspect in the Dayton VA hospital shooting is reportedly now in custody at an area hospital. The shooting at the Ohio Veterans Administration campus occurred approximately one hour ago. According to scanner traffic reviewed by Fox 45 Now, there was at least one victim and a hunt quickly ensued for the suspect. The Dayton… Read more »

Baby Monitor Hacked By Creep So He Could Watch 10-Month-Old Child Sleep

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Beware! Hackers and possibly even predators are now hijacking baby monitors. A baby monitor installed by Ohio parents Heather and Adam Schreck was reportedly hacked by a complete stranger, who reportedly watched the couple’s 10-month-old child without their knowledge as she played and slept in her crib. According to Fox 19, mother Heather Schreck was… Read more »

Ohio Man Claims Deputies Executed Search Warrant On Wrong House

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John Collins was reportedly watching some television when he heard a man’s voice yell, “Huron County Sheriff” outside of his front door. Ohio law enforcement officers allegedly executed a search warrant on the wrong home and reportedly kept the occupant handcuffed on the floor for more than 20 minutes before discovering their mistake. John Collins,… Read more »

Death Row Inmate Prohibited From Donating Kidney To Ailing Mother

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Death row inmate Ronald Phillips got turned downed by the state of Ohio after he requested to donate his kidney to his ailing mother, Reuters reports. Philips, 40, requested for his kidney and other organs to be transplanted to those who needed them, including the inmate’s mother who suffered from kidney complications. The inmate’s request… Read more »

Couple OD On Heroin At McDonald’s As Kids Play

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An Indiana couple were found unresponsive at a McDonald’s play area. After a closer look, it was found out the couple had overdosed on heroin. According to the Washington Post, the fire department in Green Township, just west of Cincinnati, responded to a call on Sunday about two unresponsive adults in a McDonald’s indoor play… Read more »

‘We Don’t Need Another Black President,’ Ohio Teacher Tells Student

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America elected the first black president in the country’s 232-year history, Barack Obama, on November 4, 2008, setting off wild, joyous celebrations in the nation’s capital and in streets across the United States that night. This week, a teacher in Ohio was hit with an unpaid suspension for telling a high school student that the… Read more »

Ohio Child Killer Wants Organs Donated After Execution

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Ohio child killer and rapist Ronald Phillips is scheduled to be executed on Thursday, November 14, 2013. Phillips has made a request that his organs be donated to help his sick mother and sister. His mother has kidney disease and is on dialysis, and his sister has a heart condition While the child killer is… Read more »

‘Ghostbusters 3’ Could Begin Filming In Cleveland Next Spring

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Ghostbusters 3 could begin filming in Cleveland early next year. After years of being kicked around the gutters of Hollywood, it would appear that the long-awaited third installment of the beloved franchise is finally headed to the big screen. If recent reports are accurate, then the movie could start shooting in Ohio this spring. The… Read more »

Dom Hugs [Video]

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Dom Tiberi, a sports director at WBNS-TV returns to work a week after his ...

Ohio Kidnap Victims Kept Detailed Diaries, Speak At Sentencing

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Ohio kidnap victims Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, and Michelle Knight came one step closer to recovery today with the sentencing of Ariel Castro in their abduction and captivity. Castro opted for a plea in the case of the Ohio kidnap victims, sparing him a date with the chair and ensuring his three former captives would… Read more »