Tag: Cleveland

Police: Facebook Murder Suspect Found Dead

A man accused of killing a pensioner and posting gruesome video of the murder on Facebook is has reportedly been found dead in his car. Steve Stephens, 37, had been on the run since he allegedly gunned down a stranger, Robert Godwin Snr, 74, at random on Sunday afternoon in the US city of Cleveland.…

Facebook Killer’s Cellphone Pings Detected in Pennsylvania

Pings from a cellphone owned by Cleveland Facebook murder suspect Steve Stephens have been detected more than 100 miles east of the city in Erie, Pennsylvania, police officials told CNN Monday morning. Authorities widened their warnings to residents of five states—Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Indiana, and New York—as they hunt for the 37-year-old, who shot and…

Trump Praises Stop-And-Frisk At Minority Outreach Event

Donald Trump on Wednesday held a town hall event at a predominantly African-American church in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, as part of his ongoing attempts to reach minority voters. Trump’s poll numbers among minority voters are dismal — at times near zero, even — but during the event, co-hosted by Fox News’ Sean Hannity, Trump praised…

Trump Stands by Military Sexual Assault Tweet During Forum [VIDEO]

Donald Trump praised Russian President Vladimir Putin and said that he was doing a better job than President Obama during NBC’s forum featuring questions from veterans. “The man has very strong control over a country,” he said. “Now, it’s a very different system and I don’t happen to like the system, but certainly in that…

The Dallas Morning News Endorses Hillary Clinton

For the first time since before World War II, the Dallas Morning News endorsed a Democrat, Hillary Clinton, for president. Breaking with decades of encouraging readers to vote for the Republican presidential candidate in the general election, the Dallas Morning News on Wednesday endorsed Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump, whose editorial board previously…

Hillary Clinton, Tim Kaine campaigning in Cleveland on Labor Day

Hillary Clinton and Sen. Tim Kaine will speak at a Labor Day celebration on Cleveland’s east side Monday afternoon. The event at Luke Easter Park — on the corner of East 99th Street and Ramona Boulevard — is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. following the 11th Congressional District Community Caucus Labor Day Parade. The…

Alex Jones Crashed Young Turks GOP Convention Set [VIDEO]

Alex Jones crashed the Young Turks live broadcast and teased them a little. Cenk Uygur got combative with Jones, told him off, and they started arguing. Jones handed Uygur a Bill Clinton “RAPE” shirt, which caused Uygur to grab his microphone and tell him 1) that he’s “sick” and 2) that Trump has been accused…

Trumps Talks Foreign Policy Tradition, NATO [VIDEO]

In a New York Times’s Donald Trump interview he said that he would likely reconsider several existing agreements between the U.S. and other countries if he wins the presidency—and might not even provide military aid to any NATO member countries if they were under attack. He is reported to have said that if Russia, for…

Trump Sues ‘Art of the Deal’ Ghostwriter [VIDEO]

Tony Schwartz, the ghostwriter for Donald Trump’s 1987 book The Art of the Deal, said Wednesday that the Republican presidential nominee sent him a “cease and desist” letter following his interview with The New Yorker. The letter, from the Trump Organization, demands Schwartz return all royalties he received. “It’s nuts and completely indicative of who…

Third Eye Blind Trolls GOP at RNC Show

Third Eye Blind trolled a crowd of Republicans in attendance at their concert in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention. Frontman Stephen Jenkins discussed his gay cousins, and how the band rejects the party’s anti-LGBT platform—to loud boos from the crowd at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. “To love this song is to…

Benghazi Victim’s Mom: ‘I Blame Hillary Clinton’ [VIDEO]

Patricia Smith, the mother of an American killed at the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya in 2012, said she blames Hillary Clinton for the death of her son. Speaking in primetime on day one of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Smith accused Clinton’s State Department of ignoring requests for more security in Libya and…

Watch Stephen Colbert Hijacking Mic At RNC [VIDEO]

Stephen Colbert took over a microphone at the GOP Convention in Cleveland to mock presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, before he was quickly escorted off stage by security. The 52-year-old late-night host, in town to do live coverage of the convention for his struggling CBS program, was dressed in costume as Caesar Flickerman from the…

RNC Speaker & Underwear Model: Obama ‘Absolutely’ a Muslim

Antonio Sabato Jr., the actor and underwear model who spoke Monday night at the Republican National Convention, said after his speech that he “absolutely” thinks President Obama is a Muslim. “I believe we need Donald Trump, who shares my beliefs and my faith, to get our country back on track,” he said in his address…

Melania Trump Plagiarized Michelle Obama’s Speech [VIDEO]

Here’s the excerpt from Obama in 2008: “And Barack and I were raised with so many of the same values: that you work hard for what you want in life; that your word is your bond and you do what you say you’re going to do; that you treat people with dignity and respect, even…

WATCH The RNC National Convention Is Underway [LIVESTREAM]

Watch Live The Republican National Convention 2016 The “Make America Great Again” convention begins today July 18-21, in Cleveland. Veterans, political outsiders, faith leaders and presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump’s family members will lead an unconventional lineup of speakers who have real-world experience and will make a serious case against the status quo and for…

Republican National Convention Speakers Schedule Dates

The platform committee met on Monday and Tuesday. The Republican National Committee held its summer meeting Wednesday, July 13. The convention rules committee meets Thursday and Friday, July 14-15. That’s where anti-Trump delegates are expected to push for a “conscience clause” that would allow delegates to vote for whichever presidential candidate they want on the…

Cleveland to Pay Tamir Rice Family $6M [VIDEO]

The City of Cleveland has settled a federal lawsuit brought by the family of Tamir Rice for $6 million, it was announced Monday. Rice, 12, was shot dead by a police officer in 2014 within seconds of responding to an erronous report of a male threatening people in a park with a gun. Rice was…

Cleveland City Wants $500 From Tamir Rice Estate [VIDEO]

The city of Cleveland has filed a creditor’s notice against the estate of Tamir Rice, seeking $500 from the family of the 12-year-old who was shot and killed by a Cleveland police officer in November 2014. The bill claims the city is owed for “for emergency medical services rendered as the decedent’s last dying expense…

Cleveland Cop Not Guilty in Killing Unarmed Men, Protest Ensue

BREAKING: Judge Finds Cleveland Cop Michael Brelo Not Guilty in Killing Two Unarmed Men, Protest Ensue in the streets of Cleveland. Micheal Brelo shot the last 15 shots of 137 rounds total fired into the car killing Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams. This is a LIVE BREAKING EVENT Watch the LIVESTREAM HERE Cleveland Major to…

Baby Shot In Head And Killed By 3-Year-Old [VIDEO]

A 1-year-old boy died Sunday afternoon after being shot in the head by a 3-year-old boy—who had picked up an unattended firearm and it went off. Cleveland Police said they were investigating where the gun came from and that the person who brought it into the East Side house and left it unattended is likely…

12-year-old Boy Holding BB Gun Shot Dead by Police [VIDEO]

The boy, whose name has not been officially released, was shot in the stomach by Cleveland police at Cudell Recreation Center, at Detroit Avenue and West Boulevard, about 3:30 p.m. Saturday, police said. He was taken to the hospital in serious condition, where he died this morning. The shooting came after a man at the…

Cleveland kidnap survivor sits down with Dr. Phil [VIDEO]

Six months after she was freed from the “house of horrors” where Ariel Castro held her captive for 11 years, Cleveland kidnapping victim Michelle Knight is speaking out. In an exclusive interview with Dr. Phil McGraw scheduled to air Tuesday and Wednesday, Knight describes a moment when Castro trapped her in a room and tied…

Report: Auto-Erotic Asphyxiation Possible Cause Of Death For Castro

A report released today from the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction says authorities are considering auto-erotic asphyxiation as the potential cause of convicted kidnapper Ariel Castro’s death. The report also said prison guards failed to check on Castro in his cell on the night he died. Read the full report. read more at cnn…

Cleveland ‘Hero’ Charles Ramsey Gets Free Burgers For Life

Cleveland’s most camera-ready hero may now also be its best fed. More than a dozen Ohio restaurants and at least one in Pennsylvania have pledged free burgers for life to Charles Ramsey, the Big Mac-munching man who was credited with helping a woman escape from the home where she had been held captive, the Cleveland…