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Cuyahoga Falls man killed in Barberton found after restaurant employee checks on missing delivery

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 17:55
Jerry Stasa, 35, was found dead at Quality Potato Products in Barberton after a potato delivery never made it to its destination. Adam Ferrise, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Montana bow hunter survives grizzly bear attack by heeding grandmother's advice

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 17:53
A Montana bow hunter is recovering after he survived a grizzly bear mauling by remembering a tip from his grandmother and shoving his arm down the animal's throat. Associated Press

Cleveland man accused of burglarizing home of drive-by shooting victim

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 17:25
A Cleveland man was charged with breaking into the home of David Keswani, who had been shot to death four days earlier during a drive-by shooting outside a convenience store. Ida Lieszkovszky, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Stocks finish stronger; McDonald's all-day breakfast starts Tuesday; Microsoft unveiling new devices: P.M. Business News Links

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 17:12
Also, European stocks post biggest gains since August; oil prices jump; BP to pay over $20 billion in penalties for Deepwater Horizon spill; Tribune Publishing offering buyouts to employees; 12 Pacific Rim nations reach trade pact with U.S.; and Google in talks to invest in Symphony Communication Services. Ray Jablonski, Northeast Ohio Media Group

University of Akron President Scott Scarborough talks to students about job cuts, Zippy, LeBron and other topics

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 17:07
University of Akron President Scott Scarborough offered assurances to students Monday that the university name is not changing, the partnership with LeBron James is important and the only way to increase enrollment is to show that UA is different from other schools. Karen Farkas, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Happy that missing Trumbull County toddler Rainn Peterson is found, police say many unanswered questions exist

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 16:47
While the community is thrilled that missing Trumbull County toddler Rainn Peterson was found, authorities begin to investigate unanswered questions about her disappearance and rescue. John Caniglia, The Plain Dealer

Doctors from Cleveland Clinic, University Hospitals and MetroHealth Systems speak out against medical marijuana use

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 16:39
Addiction specialists from the Cleveland Clinic, University Hospitals of Cleveland and MetroHealth Systems attacked the proposal, arguing that marijuana use has harmful effects on the brain, especially those of teens and young adults. Mark Naymik, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Nine dead in South Carolina flooding; missing cargo ship likely sank; Obama crafts Pacific trade deal: U.S. and World News Links

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 16:30
Also, seven passengers hospitalized after Amtrak derailment in Vermont; California to allow terminally-ill patients to legally end their lives; American Airlines pilot dies during flight; Florida high school football coach accused of hitting referee; U.S. and NATO denounce Russia for violating Turkish airspace; and Afghan forces take responsibility for calling for deadly U.S. air strike. Ray Jablonski, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Hispanic Roundtable contends that Hispanics are not represented on Cleveland monitoring team

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 16:22
The Hispanic Roundtable contends that Hispanics are not included on a newly-announced team that will monitor the city of Cleveland's efforts to curb police use of excessive force. Eric Heisig, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Why did 500 people eat lunch Sunday in the middle of Akron's Innerbelt freeway?

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 16:21
Five-hundred people had lunch on Akron's Innerbelt Freeway on Sunday afternoon. Here's what they talked about. John Harper, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Beachwood City Council wants to explore joining Chagrin Valley dispatch center

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 16:08
Beachwood Mayor Merle Gorden wants to move forward with a $1.4 million expansion of the city's existing dispatch center. However, three council members would like the city to explore joining an existing regional center, like Chagrin Valley Dispatch. Bob Sandrick, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Lakewood police arrest man accused of hauling pig roaster from deli (video)

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 16:05
Jeffrey Woods, 46, of Cleveland is charged with stealing an 8-foot pig roaster from a Lakewood deli. Patrick Cooley, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Marijuana legalization debate; city's snowplows ready; new site for intermodal hub: Top 5 at 5

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 16:00
A summary of some of today's top stories on Ray Jablonski, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Cleveland boy robbed of book bag at gunpoint

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 15:54
A 12-year-old Cleveland boy was robbed of his book bag and cellphone at gunpoint Friday afternoon, according to a police report. Cory Shaffer | Northeast Ohio Media Group

Man fatally struck by East Cleveland police car identified; officer placed on leave

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 15:49
The officer involved in the crash is on leave while the State Highway Patrol investigates the crash that left a 22-year-old man dead. Ryllie Danylko, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Akron man gunned down on sidewalk had marijuana in one hand, bullets in the other

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 15:36
Marvin Rocker, 33, died of a gunshot wound to the head in Akron. Adam Ferrise, Northeast Ohio Media Group

East Coast still swamped by record rain: Associated Press top pictures for Oct. 5, 2015

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 15:32
East Coast still swamped by record rain: Associated Press top pictures for Oct. 5, 2015 Jon Fobes, The Plain Dealer

Cleveland man jumped, robbed after argument with strippers

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 15:32
The man believes the dancer he was dating set him up. Brandon Blackwell, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Rocky River plans new neighborhood park at Wooster Road, Shoreland Avenue

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 15:09
Rocky River is applying for a $150,000 Cuyahoga County Community Development Block Grant to add a neighborhood park at the northwest corner of Wooster Road and Shoreland Avenue. Chanda Neely, Northeast Ohio Media Group

Crash closes part of U.S. 422 eastbound in Solon and Bainbridge

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 15:07
Police have closed part of U.S. 422 in Solon and Bainbridge Townships due to a crash. Evan MacDonald, Northeast Ohio Media Group