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3 hrs ago | Cleveland.com
A former worker at the Parmadale Institute has been charged with two counts of rape and two counts of kidnapping involving allegations that she had sex with a 13-year-old girl in May. Authorities arrested Cassondra Goodson, 34, of Cleveland on Friday on a criminal complaint, filed by Cuyahoga County sheriff's deputies.
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3 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer
Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court Judge Cassandra Collier-Williams this week found a teen father not guilty of killing his 3-month-old son.
3 hrs ago | Cleveland.com
Nearly four years into Cuyahoga County's experiment with charter government, some members of county council contend that their part-time status is in conflict with the full-time demands of their jobs as legislators and checks on the powers of the county executive.
4 hrs ago | Cleveland.com
A man accused of two rapes nearly 18 years apart pleaded guilty to charges in both cases this week - shortly after his trial began.
5 hrs ago | Cleveland.com
Holiday-themed raffles and silent auctions helped the Guardian Ad Litem Project of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation raise approximately $15,000 at the group's annual holiday gala this year on Dec. 6 at Cafe Sausalito in the Galleria downtown.
8 hrs ago | News Max
Ohio state Sen. Eric Kearney will no longer be on the Democratic ticket with gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald following revelations that Kearney owes more than $800,000 in back taxes.
11 hrs ago | Cleveland.com
Before Dayshawn Dukes was sentenced to the term at the Cuyahoga County Corrections Center he is currently serving, he said his employer, a Cleveland bishop, told him he would need to finish his high school education.
13 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer
Here are snapshots of some recent Numbers Behind the News, from how early it's been getting dark recently to the price homes are fetching in each Cuyahoga County community.
Bedford city and municipal court officials have refused to release records -- specifically grand jury subpoenas -- related to a county public corruption investigation.
A school-based sex education program is showing promise. Seven inner ring school districts in Cuyahoga County were targeted because of their teen birth rates and, since the program started, there has been a drop in birth rates for teens.
James Walsh, 71, of Willoughby Hills, had nothing to say to our cameras when we showed up for his pretrial hearing Tuesday morning.
Cuyahoga County Council voted unanimously on Tuesday night to approve a deal ending the county's relationship with Chicago-based MMPI, Inc., which had managed the Cleveland Convention Center and the Global Center for Health Innovation.
Citizen Action of Wisconsin and State Representative Melissa Sargent announced legislation Tuesday morning they say would ensure Wisconsin residents can receive vital health coverage.
State Rep. Armond Budish gained another feather in his cap today, gaining an endorsement from Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson for Budish's 2014 county executive run.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald is preparing for a running mate change, two peoplewith knowledge of the situation have told The Enquirer, numbering the days of North Avondale's Eric Kearney as the party's candidate for lieutenant governor.
Congratulations go to local Cuyahoga County Assistant Prosecutor Anna Faraglia, who just won the Outstanding Prosecutor Award for the State of Ohio.
The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the man found dead on the ground with a single gunshot wound to the head on Cleveland's East Side early Saturday.