WOSU News Archives For August 2008

John McCain Introduces VP Pick at Dayton Rally

12:00AM
August
29, 2008

Republican presidential candidate John McCain wasted little time Friday, trying to grab the media spotlight from Barack Obama, after Obama accepted the Democratic party’s nomination for president Thursday night.

Obama and Biden Travel to Ohio

12:00AM
August
29, 2008

On one of their first stops after the Democratic National Convention, Barak Obama and Joe Biden will be in Cleveland Saturday.

American Muslims Come To Columbus

12:00AM
August
29, 2008

The 45th Annual Islamic Society of North America convention is estimating a total of 30,000 American Muslims to attend their three-day convention.

Democrats Return To Ohio For Campaign Finish

12:00AM
August
29, 2008

The parties, speeches, strategy sessions and spectacle are over, and Ohio’s delegates to the Democratic National Convention in Denver will begin trickling back into the state today. Last night they heard Barack Obama accept his nomination as their candidate for president. Now the delegates must make Obama’s case to skeptical Ohio voters.

Buckeye Republicans Prepare For Convention.

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12:00AM
August 29, 2008

Ohio’s Republicans are readying for a rally in Dayton where their presidential candidate will reveal his running mate. And some of them are also preparing for the work they’ll do at their party’s convention, starting on Labor Day. Ohio Public Radio’s Karen Kasler reports.

Ohio: Epicenter of Presidential Race

12:00AM
August
28, 2008

It appears increasingly likely that Republican nominee-in-waiting John McCain will introduce his vice-presidential pick tomorrow in Ohio.

Attorney: Foreclosure is a Legal Process that Can Move Quickly

12:00AM
August
28, 2008

Numerous local and state agencies that work with homeowners facing the loss of a house are struggling to keep up with the phone calls and foot traffic of those frantically seeking resources to stay in their home.

Ohio Moves into Political Spotlight Friday

12:00AM
August
27, 2008

Barack Obama, will embark on a bus tour of battleground states Ohio, Pennsylvania and Michigan later this week after Obamareceives the Democratic presidential nomination. John McCain returns to Ohio for a rally Friday.

Job Fair at Rickenbacker Draws Hundreds

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12:00AM
August 27, 2008

Hundreds of job seekers attended a job fair at Rickenbacker Airport on Wednesday.

Researcher: Family Ties are a Powerful Influence in Lives of Black Youth

12:00AM
August
27, 2008

Parents who think their teenagers are ignoring them might be encouraged by research underway at Ohio State University.