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Judge: Prosecutor Hid Evidence In Murder Trial

Judge Nancy Margaret Russo's ruling Thursday came in the cases of 37-year-old Eugene Johnson Jr., 37-year-old Derrick Wheatt and 36-year-old Laurese Glover. A jury convicted them of murder in 1996 for a fatal shooting in East Cleveland the year before.
27, 2015

A judge in Cleveland has ordered new trials for three men convicted of a 1995 slaying because of what she says was “malicious suppression of evidence” by an assistant prosecutor.

Obama Uses Northeast Ohio Speech To Tout Economic Record

President Obama speaking in Cleveland on Wednesday.
March 19, 2015

President Obama came to Cleveland Wednesday, where he made his first speech before the City Club. While the Commander in Chief talked up his economic legacy and blasted the budget plans of the GOP, he followed the City Club tradition of taking questions from the audience.

President Obama To Talk About Middle-Class In Cleveland

President Obama will deliver remarks in Cleveland
14, 2015

The White House announced on Friday that President Barack Obama will give a speech next week on middle-class economics in Cleveland.

Ford Begins Production Of New Engines In Cleveland

6, 2015

Ford says it is starting production of two new engines at its plant in Cleveland.

Cleveland To Host 1st GOP Presidential Primary Debate

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Cleveland will be the first site of debates in the Republican presidential primary for the 2016 election.
5, 2015

The head of the Republican National Committee says its first primary debate for the next presidential election will be in Cleveland.

Students Get Instructions On How To Deal With Police

The 100 members of the city's anti-violence youth group, the Peacemakers, will be distributing cards outlining the rules of engagement between police and the public.
12, 2015

As of next week, every middle and high school student in Akron will be getting a two-sided card telling them how to deal with police. It’s a partnership between city police and an anti-violence youth group.

Ohio F.O.P. President Wants Obama’s Backing In State Of The Union

A police officer patrols near protesters in Ferguson, Missouri last year.
20, 2015

The president of the Ohio Fraternal Order of Police is calling on President Obama to use Tuesday night’s State of the Union address to denounce attacks against police.

Info Sought On Death In Cleveland Police Custody

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23, 2014

Relatives of a woman who died in Cleveland police custody last month want more answers about what happened.

NTSB: Pilot In Ohio Crash Was Trying To Turn Back

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2, 2014

National Transportation Safety Board report says the pilot of a small plane was trying to return to a suburban Cleveland airport last week when the aircraft plummeted to the ground, killing all four college students aboard.

Akron Plans Party For LeBron’s Homecoming

Akron prepares to celebrate the return of Lebron James to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
July 15, 2014

LeBron James’ hometown is planning a big party for his homecoming. Akron city spokeswoman Stephanie York says details of the event are still in the works – but it will be big.