When Ava DuVernay decided to tell the truth and shame the devil with her Netflix docu-series ‘When They See Us’ about the injustice served to teenagers (The Central Park 5) that spent their impressionable years in jail for a crime they didn’t commit. But because Ava DuVernay made a local New York terrible mistake a […]

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – LeBron James picked an impressive way to snap the Cavaliers’ 4-game losing streak: he took the court in Washington, DC on Friday night and put on an epic show, scoring 57 points on 68% shooting as the Cavs held off the Washington Wizards, 130-122. James’ 57 points ties the Cavaliers […]

CLEVELAND– With a win on Wednesday afternoon, the Cleveland Indians set a new American League record for consecutive victories. They beat the Tigers, 5-3. Tribe pitcher Mike Clevinger gave up a run to the Tigers in the first. But a three-run homer from Jay Bruce gave Cleveland a 3-1 lead. It was Bruce’s 34th home […]

COLUMBUS — Ohio State Buckeyes junior halfback Curtis Samuel ran for a 15-yard touchdown run in double overtime to seal a 30-27 win over the University of Michigan Wolverines in front of an Ohio Stadium record of 110,045 fans on Saturday afternoon. One play after a review upheld a fourth-and-one conversion from junior quarterback J.T. […]

LOS ANGELES – LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving were on stage to accept the award for ‘Best Moment’ for the Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Championship win. at the ESPYs. James said the win was for his hometown. “This is all for the City of Cleveland and for everyone that’s ever grown up in Northeast Ohio.” […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Serena Williams continues to make history and she credits her latest feat to LeBron James and theCleveland Cavaliers. Williams won her 22nd major title at Wimbledon on Saturday. The victory ties Steffi Graf’s record for second-most Grand Slams of all time. READ MORE: Cleveland19.com Article Courtesy of WOIO Cleveland 19 News Picture Courtesy […]

Imagine the torture of being among the only people in Cleveland unable to watch Game 7 of the NBA finals because you’re anchoring a live newscast at the same time. Such was the case with the news team at Cleveland’s Fox affiliate WJW, forced to do a 10 p.m. newscast – that they had to […]

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – In partnership with the City of Cleveland, the 2016 Cleveland Cavaliers Championship Parade & Rally will take place this Wednesday, June 22 beginning at 11 a.m. at the ‘Q’. Cavs fans across Cleveland and everywhere are invited downtown to celebrate Cleveland’s first NBA Championship. The community victory celebration will feature more than 60 parade participants […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The World Champions are home. The Cleveland Cavaliers walked off a plane to thousands of screaming fans Monday afternoon. LeBron James was carrying the championship trophy, Kevin Love had a title belt and JR Smith remained shirtless. No one had trouble recognizing all the players as they walked down the steps […]

CLEVELAND, Ohio– It’s been almost exactly two years: two years since LeBron James‘announcement that he was coming back home to play basketball in Cleveland; two years since his soul-baring letter gave fans chills and a new reason to believe in the possibility of a championship. Now, nearly two years later, the promise The King made […]

The Cleveland Cavaliers are moving onto the Eastern Conference Semifinals after completing a sweep of the Detroit Pistons with a 100-98 victory in Game 4 at The Palace of Auburn Hills Sunday night. Point guard Kyrie Irving led the Cavaliers to the victory by scoring a game-high 31 points after knocking down 12 of his […]

The victories injected new momentum into the candidates’ presidential campaigns. UPDATED: Wednesday, April 6 8:22 a.m. EST Democratic presidential candidate  Bernie Sanders and Republican rival Ted Cruz scored big wins over their party’s front-runners in Wisconsin’s early primary race Tuesday, injecting new energy into their campaigns and setting up a big battle for delegates in New […]