TGIF Morning Headlines

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - TGIF, Cleveland! Just get through today and it's smooth sailing to the weekend!

And what a weekend it's shaping up to be! Saturday looks awesome but let's talk about today first. Meteorologist Jenn Harcher is calling for some isolated showers to linger today with conditions clearing as your Friday night falls. Check out Jenn's complete Ford First Alert forecast HERE.

Don't forget to check real-time travel conditions before heading out this Friday morning.

Here are just a few of the stories we are working on this hour!

Breaking news on Cleveland Eastside this hour. A raging fire has sent three kids and a firefighter to the hospital. 19 Action News Reporter Shannon O'Brien will have the very latest.

And the government's Cash for Clunkers program already running on fumes!?!? The federal government may suspend its $1B program after less than a week over concerns that the plan may have already burned through its funds.

So grab that remote and your first cup of coffee and join us for these stories and more on 19 Action News This Morning!

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