| Jul 13, 2010
Harvey Pekar, the Cleveland comic book author who made prickly honesty about everyday life into an artistic credo and whose outward aspect of dour dishevelment masked a passionate, elegant intellect, has died. He was 70.
Pekar was found dead early Monday...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 4:35 PM
John Kasich lists new jobs at top of his priority list in building a new future for his economically-troubled state....
| Sep 27, 2010
| 2:43 PM
EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A suspicious death has authorites in East Cleveland asking for the public's help in identifying a bound woman.
According to Det. Sgt. Scott Gardner, officers were called to 13708 Superior Avenue on Monday after receiving a...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 9:29 AM
CLEVELAND -- A judge Friday upheld a Cleveland, Ohio, jury's recommendation that convicted serial killer Anthony Sowell be sentenced to death.
Jurors convicted Sowell of 11 counts of aggravated murder and more than 70 other charges, including abusing...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 6:34 AM
It's one of America's wealthiest counties. Crime rates are low, public schools are generally excellent, parks are well-kept. The average property tax bill last year was $11,500, nearly the highest in the country.
But wealth has not insulatedNassau...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 10:33 AM
Most beaches look idyllic at first glance, but as you head to the shore this summer, what's really lurking in the water you're bathing in?
Sharks and jellyfish aren't the only things to worry about, it turns out.
Pollution from storm water runoff and...
| Aug 24, 2008
EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio - Tributes from political allies and even one-time enemies came pouring in for Democratic U.S. Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones, a trailblazer whose energy and outspokenness made her one of Congress' most dynamic leaders.
| Mar 1, 2008
| 11:09 AM
The largest concentration of Democrats in swing-state Ohio will cast presidential primary ballots Tuesday in a county fraught with election problems, on a voting system just 74 days old.
Election watchdogs are worried that votes in Cuyahoga County,...
| Jan 29, 2008
Second of two parts
Electronic voting was widely embraced -- with the help of the federal government -- as the cure for inaccuracies in vote counting that roiled the 2000 presidential election.
But eight years later, the fix has spawned a new round of...
| Oct 31, 2009
| 5:21 PM
Authorities in Ohio now confirm six bodies were found in the home of a rape suspect arrested Saturday.
Coroner's spokesman Powell Caesar in Cleveland says the three additional decomposing bodies were confirmed Saturday and autopsies have been done on all...