New type of cooling cap saves Chemo patients' hair

CLEVELAND, Ohio - A cancer diagnosis can leave patients worried about hair loss which often comes with chemo treatments, but there are some special …


Man shot in arm near University of Akron campus

Second tree trimmer dies following electrocution

Firefighters respond to an electrocution at 1772 Coventry Street on Tuesday in Akron. (Leah Klafczynski/Beacon Journal/Ohio.com)<p>Image 1 of 2<p>View …

New crime fighting tool used in crimes against children

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio - Police departments across the state now have access to a new crime fighting tool. This one is aimed at sniffing out those who …


Suit over erotic fiction about NFL player Gronkowski tossed

CINCINNATI - A federal appeals court has spiked an Ohio couple's case against companies that distributed an erotic fiction book about a woman's …

Rob Gronkowski

IT WAS ME: Trump calls LaVar Ball an ‘ungrateful fool’ after getting UCLA players out of China

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before leaving the White House, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, in Washington for a Thanksgiving trip to …

Donald Trump

Charities invited to share needs for volunteers, donations

TimkenSteel, USW reach third tentative contract deal

Browns rookie QB DeShone Kizer striving to find consistency with his confidence, energy

DeShone Kizer

City of Green wins temporary victory in fight to stop Nexus pipeline

Did you ‘like’ Russian propaganda? Facebook will clue you in

This Monday, June 19, 2017, photo shows a user signing in to Facebook on an iPad, in North Andover, Mass. Facebook says it will show users if they …

Internet Research Agency

2017 boys soccer in photos

Stow's Victor Ribeiro (16) attempts a shot between Hudson's Ben Hallis (14) and Wilson Sattele (9) in the first half of a Division I district …

Call 9-1-1: Gunman boosts cash from Stark County mobile phone store, officials say


2017 girls soccer in photos

Copley's Amanda Pittman runs the ball toward the goal against Wadsworth in the second half on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, at Copley High School in …

Azteca restaurant in Akron agrees to pay $118,354 in back wages and damages

Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits drop 13,000

FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016, file photo, a job applicant attends a job fair in Miami Lakes, Fla. On Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, the Labor …


Democrat and campaign manager for Fall mayor makes six-figures as parks and rec assistant superintendent

Then Cuyahoga Falls mayoral candidate Don Walters (left) goes over early results in his race with his campaign manager, Megan Moreland, at the …

State Politics

Junior Achievement group that serves Akron area young people gets $85,000 grant

Akron’s 25-foot Christmas tree gets designer touch for lighting ceremony

Hazel Tree Design Studio's Karen Starr works on stringing lights on the Christmas tree in Lock 3 on Monday in Akron. Hazel Tree Design Studio is …


Akron-area road construction for Nov. 22

Big Tobacco’s anti-smoking ads begin after decade of delay

Cigarette butts discarded in an ashtray outside a New York office building. Decades after they were banned from the airwaves, Big Tobacco companies …


Kent State reportedly fires football coach after loss to Akron

In this Spet. 2016 file photo, Kent State head coach Paul Haynes works the sideline against Penn State during the first half of a game in State …

College Football

U.S. Navy plane with 11 aboard crashes into Pacific; 8 rescued

FILE - In this March 14, 2017, file photo, a U.S. Navy C-2 Greyhound approaches the deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during …


Recycling company moving into Stow, bringing 350 jobs

The sign on Route 91 north welcoming motorists into Stow. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)<p>Beacon Journal/Ohio.com<p>View Comments<p>MOST READ <br>24 HOURS …


ICE rejects plea to allow Akron woman to stay in U.S.

Leonora Garcia sits for a portrait at the Forest Hill Presbyterian Church in Cleveland Heights. Garcia was ordered by the U.S. Immigration and …

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Police: Cafeteria worker accused of sexual misconduct with Franklin student

FRANKLIN, Ohio - An employee at Franklin City Schools is under criminal investigation for reported sexual misconduct with a 15-year-old …


Brunswick family loses nearly everything in fire…then the house is robbed

BRUNSWICK, Ohio - A Medina County family lost nearly everything in a house fire. But that wasn't the end of their troubles.<p>Right after the fire, a …


Where gluten could be hiding in your Thanksgiving feast; don't be fooled

CLEVELAND, Ohio - There's no comfort food quite like a Thanksgiving meal. It embodies tradition, family and gratitude. But all that comfort is off …


Narcotic K-9s sniffing out drugs hidden in family homes as drug epidemic sweeps through NEO

HIRAM, Ohio - Every day the drug epidemic is claiming lives across Northeast Ohio. People are desperate to find help for their loved ones who've …


Female serial bank robber arrested, accomplice said they did it to support heroin addiction

Previous Next<p>Previous Next<p>ELYRIA, Ohio - A woman accused of robbing multiple banks in September and October has been arrested, according to a federal …