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Cleveland man accused of kidnapping, raping 3 women held on $8 million bond

The Cleveland man accused of kidnapping three young women and sexually abusing them for a decade was ordered held Thursday on $8 million bond as details emerged about what prosecutors called “a horrifying ordeal” in which the women were repeatedly beaten and assaulted.


Obama Casts Early Vote

The President voted Thursday in his hometown neighborhood in Chicago. He cast his ballot in between stops in Cleveland, Tampa and Richmond. Obama is pumping up efforts in key states, visiting eight states in two days.


Police: Ohio man had gun, knives at Batman showing

Ohio police say a man brought a gun, ammunition and several knives to a showing of the latest Batman movie so he could protect himself, not because he had sinister intentions. Westlake Police Sgt. Mark Krumheuer said 37-year-old Scott A. Smith, of North Ridgeville, brought the weapons to a Saturday showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" for "his protection," but he would not elaborate.


FBI: 5 men arrested, wanted to blow up Ohio bridge

Federal authorities say five men have been arrested in an alleged plot to blow up a bridge near Cleveland....


Official: 1 dead, 4 hurt in Ohio school shooting

Ohio High School Shooting

One student was killed and four were injured in a shooting Monday morning at Chardon High School in Chardon, Ohio, according to Cleveland television station WKYC.


Missing teen mom, child found dead

Missing Teen Mom & Daughter

A teenage mother and her young daughter, snatched off a Cleveland street, were found shot to death in a garage early Sunday, Cleveland, Ohio, police said.


"Lost" Actor Matthew Fox Accused of Assaulting Woman In Ohio

Matthew Fox is accused of allegedly assaulting a 29-year-old woman in Cleveland, Ohio over the weekend.


11-Year-Old Allegedly Shot in Ohio for Playing in Yard

An 11-year-old Ohio girl was allegedly shot by her neighbor after he became upset with a group of children playing on the front yard of his home, Fox 8 reports. Charles DuBose, 55, was arrested after police said he shot the girl, Ivhan`e Merritt, at 10:40 p.m. Friday outside his home in Cleveland.


Don King Stopped In Airport For Ammo In Luggage

Don King Stopped In Airport For Ammo In Luggage

Boxing promoter Don King was stopped by security at Cleveland's Hopkins International Airport for having ammunition in his carry-on luggage.Hopkins Airport spokeswoman Jacqueline Mayo says the 79-year-old King was stopped by members of the Transportation Safety Administration on Sunday night. She says King had ammunition for .38-caliber and .357-caliber firearms in his bag.


Ohio NASA Facility 'All Clear' After Lockdown

Ohio NASA Facility 'All Clear' After Lockdown

Police say a lockdown and reports of a gunman at a NASA research facility in Cleveland resulted from a false alarm. NASA spokeswoman Lori Rachul says: "There was not a shooting." Lt. Don Michalosky with the Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Office says a message was misunderstood Friday morning while NASA was conducting a test of its automated emergency notification system. He says someone who received the message didn't realize it was a test.


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