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Trump aides grow skeptical of Kim summit: A.M. News Links


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A healthier food stamp program should be on the menu: editorial


Congress is obsessed with making people work for food stamps when it should try to make sure that food stamps are used to buy nutritious foods, not for junk, writes the editorial board.

Help Harvest for Hunger meet final goals and our neighbors' food needs: editorial


Help Harvest for Hunger 2018 close the meals gap for the hungry of Northeast Ohio. Your donation can keep a child living nearby from going to bed with an empty stomach, writes the editorial board.

Amend farm bill to ensure equity for small farmers and encourage sustainable practices: Dean McIlvaine (Opinion)


The 2018 farm bill provides perfect timing to reinvest in the new but old ideas that work with nature to produce food that heals our soil and population before the next big storm hits, writes longtime farmer Dean McIlvaine of West Salem,…


Monkey escapes, roams free at San Antonio airport


The Rhesus macaque was captured unharmed after roaming free for about an hour, reports say.


Classic Lotto winning numbers for 05/21/2018; Ohio Lottery results


The Mega Millions jackpot for Tuesday is $60 million.

Rowdy fans Sound Off on beating Boston, 111-102 (VIDEO)


The Cavs evened the score at the Q tonight against the Boston Celtics, with a final score of 111-102, bringing the rivals 2-2 in the Championship Playoffs.


Ohio man dies when truck goes airborne, hits apartment balcony


Cincinnati police say it appears the driver of the pickup truck lost control when trying to beat a traffic light.


Akron City Council OKs $500K from Issue 4 for police gear


The Akron Police Department will soon be outfitted with new Tasers, helmets and other safety equipment, thanks to taxpayer money coming in from Issue 4.


Kids create 500 portraits of LeBron James in hopes of World Record (VIDEO)


The students and faculty of Muraski Elementary in Strongsville, Ohio have been at work all week creating portraits of King James. They hope to set a World Record for the as-yet-uncreated category: "Most Portraits of Lebron James".


Duo charged in death threat, armed robbery of Slavic Village deli owner


Demetrius Smith, 26, and Venus Vanitzan, 38, are accused of robbing the 75-year-old owner of Seven Roses Deli in Cleveland's Slavic Village neighborhood and threatening her at gunpoint.

Cleveland City Council approves plans for brighter street lights, security cameras to boost safety


The work will cost millions to complete. But Mayor Frank Jackson has said it's worth the expense because of the potential for improving safety and enhancing policing in neighborhoods.

Cuyahoga County corruption investigators serve subpoena pertaining to $25 million ERP computer project


Cuyahoga County corruption investigators have served another grand jury subpoena on the county, this time seeking records related to the troubled ERP computer-integration project.

Monday, May 21


Deputy U.S. Marshal used racial slur heard on Facebook Live


U.S. Marshal Pete Elliott said the department was aware of the slur that was used and the deputy U.S. Marshal has been placed administrative leave. The investigation into the use of the slur was handed over to the U.S. Marshals Internal…

'Solo: A Star Wars Story' is excellent action-packed tale of Han Solo's beginnings: Review


"Solo: A Star Wars Story" promised to reveal what we'd always wanted to know about Han Solo's shady background, and it delivers in spectacular fashion. This movie, opening Friday, is a slam-bang action movie that never quits moving, but…

Payday loan ballot measure advances while Ohio lawmakers debate bill


Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine on Monday certified the petition summary for the "Short-Term Loan Consumer Protection Amendment," an early step in a months-long process of qualifying a measure for the statewide ballot.

'White Boy Rick,' the Matthew McConaughey movie shot in Cleveland, now has a poster


The cast and director Yann Demange ("71") were in Northeast Ohio for several weeks last spring filming on location on Cleveland's east side, Tower City, the Grafton Correctional Institute and in Strongsville.


Councilman Blaine Griffin promises comprehensive legislation on lead poisoning problem


What that legislation might include is still up in the air. Some favor mandatory lead safe standards and others say that isn't enforceable.

Giant Eagle proposes GetGo Cafe + Market at corner of Ohio 82 and Webster Road in Strongsville

In Strongsville, Giant Eagle would like to build a GetGo Cafe + Market and gas station at the northwest corner of Ohio 82 and Webster Road. The deal would include transferring several acres of land to Cleveland Metroparks' Mill Stream Run…

Lorain County man arrested following police chase


Zi'aire Duffy, 25, attempted to elude police at a McDonalds parking lot at 6400 Middle Ridge Road once officers knew him to be wanted on outstanding warrants, Lorain police said.

Man charged in Beachwood Place Mall shooting


Felony charges have been filed against a man accused of robbing and shooting a man outside Beachwood Place Mall in March.

Once-segregated Akron Baptist Temple sold to The Word Church


The Akron Baptist Church has been purchased by The Word Church. The Akron Baptist Temple was founded on segregation and grew to become a mega church. The Word Church, which is predominantly black, beginnings and has locations in…

Chance of showers, can't rule out severe storms: Cleveland, Akron Tuesday weather


Check out Tuesday's weather forecast for Cleveland and Akron.

Cleveland police's specialized opioid unit now a national model


Cleveland police's specialized opioid investigation unit has become a national model for how to investigate overdoses.


Have opioid deaths in Northeast Ohio finally crested? Evidence suggests yes


The opioid epidemic in Northeast Ohio has shown signs of slowing down after five months of decreasing overdoses and deaths.


Def Leppard on any Rock & Roll Hall of Fame snub: We don't care


Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen and his band mates don't care a whit about being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The band, which is sharing co-headlining chores at Quicken Loans Arena with inductee Journey on Monday, is…

Melanie Leneghan might challenge results of Ohio 12th Congressional District GOP primary


Republican Melanie Leneghan says she may seek a vote recount or contest the results of rival Troy Balderson's 12th Congressional District narrow primary win earlier this month.

Third man charged in fatal gas station shooting in Cleveland's Broadway-Slavic Village neighborhood


Jahil Hardwick, 26, is charged in connection with the Aug. 9, 2017 fatal shooting of Elante Johnson at a gas station in Cleveland's Slavic Village neighborhood.

Cavs Legion to play Cavaliers Fan Fest tonight as NBA 2K League team goes 2-0 over the weekend

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NBA 2K League leading scorer Hood sat out the Cavs Legion's two wins over the weekend.