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Wawa announces plans to expand into Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 19:05:54 GMT

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Wawa will release the number of stores each state will have next year. The stores are expected to open sometime after 2025.

Read more: Wawa announces plans to expand into Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky


Teenager shot and killed outside Earle B. Turner Recreation Center in Cleveland, police searching for suspect


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 18:50:59 GMT

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'My heart is heavy hearing about the death of this young man outside the Earle B. Turner Recreation Center, which is in my ward.'

Read more: Teenager shot and killed outside Earle B. Turner Recreation Center in Cleveland, police searching for suspect


Bedford schools release statement after 14-year-old suspect connected to online threat apprehended


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 18:06:42 GMT

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'Though there was no credible threat, we refuse to take these things lightly.'

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Oldest DNA reveals life in Greenland 2 million years ago


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 17:38:54 GMT

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It's not quite Jurassic Park, but new technology has allowed scientists to take a peek at life when Greenland was a lush paradise filled with forests.

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Remembering Pearl Harbor attacks 81 years later: USS Cod Submarine holds service in Cleveland with 'Master Salute'


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 17:29:17 GMT

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'Dec. 7, 1941, a date which will live in infamy' -- President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Read more: Remembering Pearl Harbor attacks 81 years later: USS Cod Submarine holds service in Cleveland with 'Master Salute'


Charles Barkley calls Cleveland 'one of the most underrated cities in the world'


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 17:21:31 GMT

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Appearing on "Inside the NBA," Charles Barkley had plenty of praise for both the Cavaliers and the city of Cleveland.

Read more: Charles Barkley calls Cleveland 'one of the most underrated cities in the world'


Ohio announces 14 projects expected to bring $202.6 million in investments statewide: See what's set for Northeast Ohio


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 17:19:20 GMT

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The plan includes multiple projects throughout Northeast Ohio that will impact areas in Lorain, Lake, Cuyahoga and Stark counties.

Read more: Ohio announces 14 projects expected to bring $202.6 million in investments statewide: See what's set for Northeast Ohio


Family of fallen Capitol Police officer refuses to shake hands with GOP leaders


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 17:02:51 GMT

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Members of Brian Sicknick's family explained after Tuesday's ceremony why they declined to shake hands with Mitch McConnell and Kevin McCarthy.

Read more: Family of fallen Capitol Police officer refuses to shake hands with GOP leaders


Justices skeptical of elections case that could alter voting


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 16:50:04 GMT

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A broad ruling could threaten hundreds of election laws and require separate rules for federal and state elections on the same ballot.

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Watch out for these common holiday scams


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 16:33:03 GMT

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Scammers try to take advantage of the holiday season, when many people are shopping and donating more than they usually do. Here’s what to be wary of.

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Covington 4-year-old with Cystic Fibrosis receives new lungs


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 16:30:02 GMT

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A 4-year-old who had cystic fibrosis was able to replace her lungs via surgery thanks to the donation of another family.

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Where is Akron spending its money from the American Rescue Plan Act funds?


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 16:13:19 GMT

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'This funding represents a significant investment back into our community focusing on areas of key concerns for our residents.'

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LeBron James congratulates Glenville football team on state championship: 'It just brings so much awareness'


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 15:58:21 GMT

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Following the Los Angeles Lakers' loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron James congratulated the Glenville High School football team on its state championship.

Read more: LeBron James congratulates Glenville football team on state championship: 'It just brings so much awareness'


Lakewood woman accused of stabbing both of her parents in North Ridgeville appears in court


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 14:59:28 GMT

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The suspect has been identified as 34-year-old Emily Deese, and she is currently in police custody.

Read more: Lakewood woman accused of stabbing both of her parents in North Ridgeville appears in court


Aaron Judge, Yankees agree to massive 9-year contract, AP source says


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 14:58:05 GMT

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Aaron Judge's reported contract includes the highest average annual payout for a position player in MLB history.

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Congress set to rescind COVID-19 vaccine mandate for troops


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 14:53:35 GMT

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Congressional proponents for ending the requirement said it was adding fuel to the fire of low retention and recruitment in the military.

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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is TIME's 2022 Person of the Year


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 14:43:30 GMT

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The Ukrainian President has led the nation to victory after victory since Russia invaded more than nine months ago, bolstering his people with frequent addresses.

Read more: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is TIME's 2022 Person of the Year


A swing and a hiss: Rattlesnake found in ball dispenser at Arizona Topgolf


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 13:34:33 GMT

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The slithering creature was found nestled inside a ball dispenser at the Arizona location.

Read more: A swing and a hiss: Rattlesnake found in ball dispenser at Arizona Topgolf


Hawaii remembrance to draw handful of Pearl Harbor survivors


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 13:07:05 GMT

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There are a dwindling number of survivors as they age. The youngest active-duty military personnel on Dec. 7, 1941, would have been about 17, making them 98 now.

Read more: Hawaii remembrance to draw handful of Pearl Harbor survivors


China cuts most COVID isolation, testing requirements after protests


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 12:41:06 GMT

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The protests were a rare public demonstration against the government, causing China to crack down with police in cities even as it reevaluated its COVID policies.

Read more: China cuts most COVID isolation, testing requirements after protests


Germany arrests 25 right wing extremists suspected of planning armed coup


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 11:01:27 GMT

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Members of the far right group reject Germany's post-WWII constitution and called for bringing down the government through violence.

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The next World Cup will jump to 48 teams. Is bigger better?


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 10:52:32 GMT

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FIFA says opening soccer's marquee event to more of its 211 member countries should have an impact beyond the teams, allowing more fans to cheer for their team.

Read more: The next World Cup will jump to 48 teams. Is bigger better?


Raphael Warnock defeats Herschel Walker in Georgia Senate race


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 10:42:08 GMT

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Warnock's win ensures Democrats an outright majority in the Senate for the rest of President Joe Biden’s term.

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Winning Mega Millions lottery numbers for December 6, 2022: See all the prizes hit in Ohio


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 10:32:04 GMT

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The winning numbers in the Tuesday night drawing are 15, 16, 19, 28, 47 and Mega Ball 13.

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Hydrotherapy offers healing and fun for your best friend: Ready Pet GO!


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 10:25:19 GMT

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Healing Waters Canine Experience in Canton offers hydrotherapy and fun swims for dogs.

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Did anyone win the $354M Mega Millions?


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 07:09:03 GMT

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One month after Powerball's jackpot reached a record-high $2.04 billion, Mega Millions is offering players another chance at a huge sum of cash.

Read more: Did anyone win the $354M Mega Millions?


Northeast Ohio doctors concerned about rising flu cases as CDC reports decade-high number of deaths


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 05:06:03 GMT

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The CDC has classified Ohio as a 'purple zone,' which means there is a very high transmission rate of the flu.

Read more: Northeast Ohio doctors concerned about rising flu cases as CDC reports decade-high number of deaths


Beachwood High School cancer survivor gathers 30,000 sets of pajamas for kids


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 05:03:03 GMT

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Dalya Berezovsky says bringing smiles to kids' faces is what she is meant to do.

Read more: Beachwood High School cancer survivor gathers 30,000 sets of pajamas for kids


Legendary boxing referee Mills Lane dies


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 03:35:03 GMT

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Respected for being tough but fair, Lane's famous “Let’s get it on!” command became the final words heard before many memorable fights.

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Cuyahoga County Council votes to limit subsidy payments to MetroHealth amid fallout from former CEO's firing


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 03:31:03 GMT

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Legislators say they want to be assured the money is 'being properly managed' amid allegations of misuse of funds by ex-hospital chief Akram Boutros.

Read more: Cuyahoga County Council votes to limit subsidy payments to MetroHealth amid fallout from former CEO's firing


Parents looking for Children's Tylenol or Motrin may find empty shelves


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 02:54:13 GMT

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Flu, RSV and COVID are making a lot of kids sick right now and that's why parents might see empty store shelves when shopping for fever reducers.

Read more: Parents looking for Children's Tylenol or Motrin may find empty shelves


Cleveland Division of Police: Changes to command staff announced


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 02:48:02 GMT

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The new leaders were sworn in Tuesday afternoon and it was announced that the command changes would take effect immediately.

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Woman killed in front of 8-year-old daughter was trying to end things with man who shot her, family says


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 02:34:45 GMT

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Police said 32-year-old Kenia Osorio was shot in a car outside Texas Children's Hospital West Campus Sunday afternoon. The shooter then killed himself.

Read more: Woman killed in front of 8-year-old daughter was trying to end things with man who shot her, family says


Oscar Mayer recalls 2,400 pounds of ham and cheese loaf products


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 02:12:04 GMT

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There have been no reports of illness linked to the recalled items.

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Actress Kirstie Alley remembered by friends, fans in Hollywood


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 01:17:57 GMT

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Celebrities took to social media to offer condolences and tributes to 'Cheers' actress Kirstie Alley.

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Will Smith: 'Emancipation' role brought inspiration after Oscars slap backlash


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 01:11:02 GMT

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Smith said his character taught him a lesson in overcoming adversity after he faced condemnation and public ridicule for slapping Chris Rock.

Read more: Will Smith: 'Emancipation' role brought inspiration after Oscars slap backlash


Cleveland Browns host annual '10 Days of Giving'


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 01:01:02 GMT

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"10 Days of Giving" will take place from December 6 through December 15.

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Hertz to pay $168M to settle lawsuits involving false police reports filed against its own customers


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:47:58 GMT

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This week, Hertz Global Holdings announced it has reached a settlement involving 364 pending claims relating to its vehicle theft reporting.

Read more: Hertz to pay $168M to settle lawsuits involving false police reports filed against its own customers


Ohio lawmakers, doctors work to address shortage of amoxicillin


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:33:02 GMT

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The liquid form of amoxicillin is in short supply — the bubble gum flavored 'pink stuff,' as many parents know so well, that is the easiest for kids to take.

Read more: Ohio lawmakers, doctors work to address shortage of amoxicillin


Election results: Warnock beats Walker in Georgia runoff


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:17:10 GMT

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Less than 1 percentage point separated Warnock and Walker last month, with Warnock slightly ahead. This time they were the only candidates on the ballot.

Read more: Election results: Warnock beats Walker in Georgia runoff

 
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