Thursday Morning Headlines

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Good morning, Cleveland!

Meteorologist Jon Loufman is calling for morning sunshine before the clouds move in this afternoon. Temperatures will hover around the 80 degree mark.....but not for long! See what's in store for the weekend. (Hint - make plans to hit the pool!!) Check out Jon's complete Ford First Alert forecast HERE.

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

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

It's an animal abuse story that is sparking outrage. A local Petland worker accused of drowning two bunnies and then posing for a picture with the animals drenched, dead bodies. She then had the nerve to post the pic on her Facebook page! 19 Action News is all over this one!

The crash tests results are out for midsized sedans. Out of the six major midsized cars on the market in America, none received a top safety rating in bumper crash tests.

And it's set to be a historic day on Capitol Hill. The Senate is scheduled to vote on Judge Sonia Sotomayor's nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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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