Thursday, July 31 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-07-31 19:33:23 GMT
A divided House of Representatives is moving forward on a bill to address the immigration crisis on the southern border after GOP leaders made concessions to win conservative support.Full Story >
Short on votes, House Republicans abruptly abandoned a bill Thursday to address the immigration crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border after last-minute maneuvering failed to lock down conservative support. An hour later, they...Full Story >
Thursday, July 31 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-07-31 19:04:37 GMT
An international team of investigators in eastern Ukraine on Thursday reached the crash site of the Malaysia Airline Flight 17 for the first time.Full Story >
Two weeks after a missile brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, an international team of investigators Thursday reached a wreckage site in eastern Ukraine that remains bitterly contested between government forces and...Full Story >
Thursday, July 31 2014 2:57 PM EDT2014-07-31 18:57:01 GMT
CIA Director John Brennan is apologizing to Senate intelligence committee leaders after his inspector general found that CIA employees acted improperly when the CIA searched Senate computers earlier this year.Full Story >
An internal CIA investigation has found that agency officers improperly accessed Senate computers earlier this year in a dispute over interrogation documents, prompting CIA Director John Brennan to abandon his defiant...Full Story >
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -
Friends, family and community members gathered at the spot where Christina Adkins was last seen some 18 years ago, hand in hand, holding candles, honoring her memory.
"It's been good to have closure, but knowing the things that happened to her it's really hard, " says family friend Teresa Cartwright.
Christina was five months pregnant when she went missing January 1995.
Last week the medical examiner confirmed the remains found near the intersections of I-71 and I-90, a couple of weeks ago were that of the teen.
Christina's younger sister and step-mother still grieving her loss.
"The way she lived her life is what we want to remember, not that she was murdered. We want to remember the fact that she was a vibrant young and beautiful mother to be," says Christina's sister Tonia.
"We just want to thank everybody for their prayers and good thoughts," says Christina's stepmother Mary Adkins.
Christina's birth mother not yet ready to speak, but, words of comfort from the father of Gina DeJesus who attended the vigil was a welcome sign of support.
Felix DeJesus stressed that we can never forget the missing and to always have hope.
"We do not forget the girls that are gone. the ones that are still missing. We need to put more effort into finding these kids," explained Felix DeJesus.
A private memorial service will be held for Christina on Sunday.
A memorial fundraiser for Christina's mother, Debbie will be held Nov. 15 at Sachsenhiem Hall in Cleveland.
Thursday, July 31 2014 4:49 AM EDT2014-07-31 08:49:41 GMT
Green Township Police are looking for a suspect after a man robbed Kroger while wielding a butcher knife. Police say the man entered the store on North Bend Road with the knife around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday.Full Story >
Green Township Police are looking for a suspect after a man robbed Kroger while wielding a butcher knife. Full Story >
Thursday, July 31 2014 8:33 AM EDT2014-07-31 12:33:54 GMT
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Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones is not quiet when it comes to his feelings on illegal aliens and illegal immigration, and how it has affected his county. This week, he sent an open letter to the presidentFull Story >
Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones is not quiet when it comes to his feelings on illegal aliens and illegal immigration, and how it has affected his county. On Thursday, residents of Butler County who disagree with the Sheriff's actions will hold a rally outside of the Butler County Jail.Full Story >
Wednesday, February 5 2014 2:56 PM EST2014-02-05 19:56:29 GMT
This accident was on Interstate 71.
After an ice and snow storm, temperatures will fall Wednesday night. Tonight's forecast low is 12 degrees with mostly cloudy skies, according to the National Weather Service. Thursday will see partly sunnyFull Story >
After an ice and snow storm, temperatures will fall Wednesday night.Full Story >
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