Thursday Morning Headlines

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Sick of all the rain yet? Too bad! More rain - and even some potentially severe thunderstorms - in your future today.

Today will boast a mostly cloudy sky and warmer temperatures, with scattered storms around throughout the day.  We are in the severe weather risk. Check out your Ford First Alert Forecast HERE for complete details.

You definitely want to check out real-time road conditions before hitting the open road this Thursday morning.

Here are just a few stories we are working on this hour.

An explosion on Cleveland's Eastside rattled more than just nerves Wednesday morning. The massive blast leveled three homes and damages over a dozen. A handful of Clevelanders sustained only minor injuries, thankfully, in the explosion that could have been much, much worse. The very latest on the investigation, as all eyes turn toward a suspected gas leak.

Tonight's the night. The night when all the hopes and dreams every Cleveland fan could be dashed.....IF the Cavaliers do the unthinkable and lose to the Celtics in Boston. The Cavs are in a do or die situation tonight in Game #6, after an ugly loss at the "Q" on Tuesday night. The very latest - coming up in less than 15 minutes.

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson heads to our nation's capital today to talk about the newly formed merger between United Airlines and Continental Airlines. The huge move in the airline industry is leaving some worried what it will mean for Cleveland's job generating Hopkins Airport. Details on what Mayor Jackson is doing about it in Washington - coming up.

Criminals look for any weak point or opening to exploit - including the windows of your home. Now, homeowners can protect themselves and their families with break-in proof windows. See how they work, and how they could make any home crime proof - Tonight on 19 Action News at 11PM.

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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