Easter celebrations move online amid coronavirus pandemic; 16.8M Americans out of work

Governments warned that the hard-won gains against the scourge must not be jeopardized by relaxing social distancing over the holiday weekend.
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  Bernie Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Biden as likely nominee

Sen. Bernie Sanders has ended his presidential campaign after disappointing primary results, leaving former Vice President Joe Biden as the likely Democratic nominee.

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  Coronavirus death toll up to 213 in Ohio; 5,512 cases confirmed statewide

Man caught on camera shoplifting from several Lowe’s stores in Ohio (photos)

Euclid schools remove 17 teaching positions; staff cut by at least 40 members since start of 2019-2020 academic year

  More than $157K donated since COVID-19 relief telethon, donations still accepted

Cleveland police find man shot to death between 2 parked cars, ask public for help

The suspect then shot the victim multiple times and fled the area on foot.
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  Record 16.8 million have sought US jobless aid since coronavirus

The figures collectively constitute the largest and fastest string of job losses in records dating to 1948.

Thousands still without power after 3 tornadoes ripped through Northeast Ohio Tuesday night

UH Seeking more volunteers to sew masks for caregivers

Some Cuyahoga County employees ordered to take 80 hours of unpaid furlough

MetroHealth doctor develops technology for ventilator fast-tracked for production to help COVID-19 patients

Using ping pong balls and mousetraps ODH shows how social distancing really does work (video)

Ohio creates job search website for employees who lost work during coronavirus pandemic

Pro MMA fighter shot to death in Akron; US Marshals arrest suspect

South Euclid Police called after girlfriend finds mistress in closet, resident charged

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83 residents at Calif. nursing home hit by coronavirus evacuated after staff fails to show for work

After staff at the 90-bed facility didn’t show up for work two days in a row, the patients had to be moved to other healthcare locations in the county.

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  Owner of Solon Bicycle says he’s had an increase in customers during stay-at-home order

Houston Astros pitcher Joe Smith, wife to donate meals to a Lorain hospital this week

Ohio natives and TNT sideline reporter Allie LaForce, and husband, Houston Astros pitcher Joe Smith to donate meals to Mercy Hospital in Lorain this week, according to MLB.com.

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  Owner of Solon Bicycle says he’s had an increase in customers during stay-at-home order

82-year-old Cleveland priest battling coronavirus

Coronavirus crisis: 226,007 Ohioans filed for unemployment last week, bringing 3 week total to record breaking 696,519

Apple donates 100,000 critical protective masks to Ohio health care workers

Cleveland Clinic asks residents to ‘Light Up Cleveland’ to honor health care workers battling coronavirus crisis

Turn on your porch light, or display any safe light to show your support at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 9.
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  Countries start thinking about easing up on restrictions

Even as coronavirus deaths continue to mount across Europe, New York and other hot spots, the U.S. and other governments are slowly beginning to envision an exit strategy.

Shaker Heights creating 'Unity in our Community’ with food drive to help coronavirus crisis

UH shutting down North Ridgeville ER for 60 days, mayor voices ‘concerns and displeasure’

Greater Cleveland Food Bank hosting drive-thru distribution in Muni Lot

  Cleveland nurse hoping to educate African-Americans on alarming racial disparities with COVID-19 deaths