CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Teachers in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District have reached a tentative agreement with the district, preventing a planned strike which was set to begin on Thursday. “We worked hard to avoid any disruption to our students’ education,” said Cleveland Teacher’s Union president David Quolke in a statement. “We were able to […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – If you are like most Clevelanders, you will avoid going anywhere near downtown during the Republican National Convention. Baldwin Wallace University just released the results of a new poll they did, surveying 530 registered voters in Cuyahoga and six neighboring counties at the beginning of March. The survey revealed that 73% of those […]

Conservatives were hoping to cut funding for Planned Parenthood, which will continue to receive funding despite protests.   Just seven hours before federal agencies ran out of money, the House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a bill funding the federal government through Dec. 11. The measure was approved 277 to 151, with House Democrats providing […]

Momma Dee has some explaining to do. The Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta star was arrested for leaving a restaurant before paying for her meal. The incident occurred in Milwaukee early Saturday morning, according to TMZ: It was reported that Momma Dee was out with friends to celebrate her birthday and when a bill of around $500 […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Coming or going to Friday’s Home Opener at Progressive Field — don’t even think about taking Chester Avenue. It is a maze of orange barrels and it’s down to one lane from the innerbelt into and out of downtown. Yes, there will be delays on Chester and plenty of aggravation. And […]

  GARFIELD HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) – The owner of an emaciated boxer found wandering the streets of Garfield Heights during a snow storm has managed to avoid her first court appearance. Navada Williams was scheduled for an arraignment on Wednesday morning, but instead, Williams has faxed in a not guilty plea. Her next court hearing will be a pre-trial, […]

CLEVELAND – With the flu spreading quickly across Ohio and the rest of the country, the CDC has listed six things you should not touch to avoid getting sick. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has identified six everyday items that you may want to consider trying to avoid. It’s mainly because flu […]

The Bushidō Samurai are elite masters in the art of self-defense. They are specially trained in hand-to-hand combat, but never fight unless they must. The Samurai moral code stresses mindfulness, self-control, loyalty and honor unto death. Thus, Samurai dodge confrontation whenever and wherever possible. These same principals can easily be applied to everyday life. Think like a Bushidō Samurai and avoid unnecessary […]

President Barack Obama will address both chambers of Congress Thursday to unveil his plan to create jobs, but not everyone plans to attend. Despite buzz that Congress might ring in a new era of bipartisanship by choosing “prom night” seating for the speech — crossing aisle to sit with members of the other party — […]