WOSU News Archives For: October 29, 2007

Insurance company says it misplaced personal data of 9,200 Ohioans

12:00AM
October
29, 2007

A security breach at Hartford Life Insurance in Connecticut involves more than 9,000 Ohioans. Hartford says it’s already contacted the 9,200 Ohioans who are affected by the security breach and offerred them the free identity theft protection.

Lawmaker: Proposed tax holiday could boost Ohio’s economy

12:00AM
October
29, 2007

Imagine buying a new computer, a used car, or some new clothes – and not having to pay Ohio’s 5.5 percent sales tax. That’s what one state legislator is calling for – at least for one weekend each year.

Future tobacco payments sold

12:00AM
October
29, 2007

Ohio has sold some of its future payments from the nationwide tobacco settlement. State leaders say senior citizens and Ohio’s schools are the big winners from that sale.

Bigorexia – Complusive Weighttraining in Men

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12:00AM
October 29, 2007

Anorexia Nervosa, the fear of gaining weight, is usually diagnosed in young women. But counselors are seeing a much smaller group of young men diagnosed with Bigorexia, a compulsive desire to be bigger.