- Akron to host screening for LeBron James' film 'Trainwreck" Updated: Jul-07-15 3:48 am
AKRON, Ohio - Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, his movie co-stars, the director and producer are expected to attend an invitation-only screening in Akron for the comedy "Trainwreck."
- Jury recommends prison, not death, for man in 4 Ohio murders Updated: Jul-01-15 3:59 pm
AKRON, Ohio - A northeast Ohio jury has recommended that a 23-year-old man get 25 years to life in prison for the April 2013 slayings of four people at an Akron townhome.
- Teen gets 25-to-life as accomplice in sledgehammer slayings Updated: Jun-30-15 6:21 pm
AKRON, Ohio - A 16-year-old boy was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison on Tuesday for his role as an accomplice in the gruesome sledgehammer slayings of a prominent attorney and his wife in April 2013.
- University of Akron football drew worst attendance in NCAA Updated: Jun-29-15 3:05 pm
AKRON, Ohio - Among all 125 NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision teams, the University of Akron had the worst home attendance this past season.
- Military funeral held for Korean War MIA returned to Ohio Updated: Jun-28-15 3:01 pm
AKRON, Ohio - The remains of an Ohio soldier missing from the Korean War and identified this year through DNA testing have been buried at a cemetery in northeast Ohio.
- More than 1,300 claims filed in Akron asbestos suit Updated: Jun-27-15 10:40 am
AKRON, Ohio - More than 1,300 damage claims were filed in a northeast Ohio court on behalf of the heirs of Akron-area rubber and auto workers who died or developed serious illnesses from exposure to asbestos.
- Judge rules man mentally fit for execution in couple's death Updated: Jun-26-15 3:58 am
AKRON, Ohio - A northeast Ohio judge has ruled that a man convicted of beating his girlfriend's parents to death with a sledgehammer is mentally fit for execution.
- 1 of 7 stolen pythons returned to Ohio pet rescue Updated: Jun-25-15 4:58 am
AKRON, Ohio - One of seven rare pythons stolen from an Ohio pet rescue is back at the shop.
- Akron will unveil machine in $300M tunnel project Updated: Jun-20-15 10:44 am
AKRON, Ohio - The city of Akron plans to unveil a machine that will drill a tunnel through downtown in what will be the largest construction project in the city's history.
- Thieves break into Ohio pet rescue, swipe 7 rare pythons Updated: Jun-16-15 6:29 am
AKRON, Ohio - An Ohio pet rescue is searching for seven rare pythons that were stolen from the shop over the weekend.
- College students in Ohio seek to solve murdered pigs mystery Updated: Jun-13-15 11:04 am
AKRON, Ohio - Sitting in a shallow grave and using a tongue depressor to scrape congealed fat off a foul-smelling pig carcass, University of Akron student Paige Dobbins is in hog heaven.
- Judge to consider whether Ohio ex-cop gets new murder trial Updated: Jun-11-15 6:31 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A former Akron police captain is entitled to a new trial in the 1997 slaying of his ex-wife because advanced scientific testing calls into question evidence that led to his conviction, his defense attorneys argued ahead of a court hearing.
- Akron gets 3rd mayor in 2 weeks after abrupt resignations Updated: Jun-11-15 3:10 am
AKRON, Ohio - Akron has its third mayor in two weeks after the northeast Ohio city's longtime leader and his successor resigned.
- Goodyear's airship shuffling may mean tandem flights in Ohio Updated: Jun-07-15 6:14 am
AKRON, Ohio - Goodyear says northeast Ohioans may see one of its famous blimps flying in tandem with one of its new airships as it reorganizes its fleet this year.