One thing not missing from most newscasts is bad news. There's an old adage that states, "if it bleeds -- it leads." Sadly that's true. It's why we rubber neck past the scene of an accident. Wouldn't it be nice if you could strip away the bad news of crime, murder, and anything that makes you lose faith in humanity? Cleveland.com has done just that. Click here to read a list of the top ten most read stories about the Akron area in 2019.