The DIY Music Tech Enthusiast Who Builds Custom Guitar Pedals
Jamie Stillman founded Earthquaker Devices to push the boundaries of music technology.
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Akron's Booming DIY Scene Is Best Heard from Its Porches
The city's PorchRokr 2017 festival saw 135 acts play to 12,000 people. For free. We caught it all and spoke to local band Time Cat about the city's scene.
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Some Guy Asked the Cops to Send a Drug Dog to Find His Missing Heroin
A local cop said it was "the most bizarre" 911 call he's ever heard after 41 years on the job.
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Ohio town officials apologize to man from United Arab Emirates after Islamic State 911 call
The incident prompted the UAE's foreign ministry to urge its citizens to avoid wearing the white robes, headscarf, and headband of the national dress when traveling abroad.
Nine Feared Dead After Private Jet Hits Residential Buildings in Ohio
A private plane that was reportedly carrying nine people crashed into two residential buildings while approaching an airport in Akron, Ohio.
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Cop Who Killed Tamir Rice Failed Cognitive Exam For Sheriff Deputy Job
During a job hunt that last more than a year, Officer Timothy Loehmann was rejected from multiple Cleveland area police departments.
PETA Will NOT Be Turning Dahmer Home Into a Vegan Restaurant
After proposing to convert Jeffrey Dahmer's childhood home into a trendy, animal-friendly eatery, PETA has abandoned the project.