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Confirmed virus cases worldwide top 1 million

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Worldwide the number of confirmed infections hit another gloomy milestone — 1 million, with more than 50,000 deaths, according to the tally kept by Johns Hopkins...Read more

WATCH: White House task force briefing on COVID-19 response | April 2

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Members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force are scheduled to hold a press briefing at 5 p.m. Thursday.Read more

A thank-you to healthcare workers on the front lines

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During the coronavirus pandemic, healthcare workers are our first line of defense. Many are worried about the surge Ohio has yet to see and not having enough PPE.Read more

OhioHealth employee sounds alarm about coming patient surge: 'I don't think we're ready'

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She says she is speaking out for the safety of her family, her co-workers and her patients.Read more

Ohio State Highway Patrol steps in to help deliver Meals on Wheels

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There's more need for programs like Meals on Wheels, and fewer volunteers.Read more

Plane carrying 83 metric tons of PPEs arrives at Rickenbacker Airport

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The Columbus Regional Airport Authority said the supplies are part of a joint effort between FEMA and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.Read more

A dozen Ohio patients had to be re-tested for COVID-19 after private lab couldn’t process samples

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About a dozen patients who were tested for COVID-19 at an Ohio State hospital in mid-March had to be re-tested because their samples couldn’t be processed, 10...Read more

Bishops: Catholic services in Ohio canceled through May 3 including Easter

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The bishops announced the cancelation after Gov. Mike DeWine extended the stay at home order on Thursday.Read more

Giant Eagle to close for Easter; will dedicate hour of shopping to first responders

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Giant Eagle announced on Thursday that all its stores will be closed on Easter this year. This includes Giant Eagle and Market District locations, in-store pharmacies...Read more

Doctors in Pennsylvania say they've developed potential coronavirus vaccine

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University of Pittsburgh scientists say they've developed a potential COVID-19 vaccine using micro-needles on a patch that goes on like a Band-Aid.Read more

DeWine announces new stay-at-home order for Ohio until May 1

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On March 22, DeWine issued the order to last through April 6 but extended it on Thursday.Read more

WATCH: Gov. DeWine, health officials provide update on state's COVID-19 response

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Gov. Mike DeWine and state health officials provide an update on the cororanvirus and the state's response.Read more

2,902 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ohio; 81 deaths and 802 hospitalized

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A look at coronvavirus-related developments in Ohio.Read more

28 students positive for coronavirus after spring break trip

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Four who tested positive didn't have any symptoms, officials said.Read more

DiCaprio, others launch $12 million coronavirus relief food fund

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The food fund will work with hunger relief organizations World Central Kitchen and Feeding America.Read more

Texas city says residents must wear masks or face a fine up to $1,000

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The new rule doesn't apply to people riding in their own vehicles or if they are outside for exercise and following social distancing guidelines.Read more