WOSU News Archives For: August 10, 2009

HIV/AIDS Diagnoses on the Rise among Young

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August
10, 2009

HIV/AIDS is still present in Ohio. About 15,000 people live with the virus in the Buckeye state – that’s one for every 1000 Ohioans. But while the virus seems to be stable in the general population, statistics show the virus is spreading among the younger generation.

Casino Supporters Attract Influencial Backers

12:00AM
August
10, 2009

Supporters of a November ballot issue that would authorize full-scale gambling casinos in Ohio’s largest cities are raking in endorsements from some influential groups.

Apparent Murder Suicide Follows Alledged Arson

12:00AM
August
10, 2009

The Columbus divisions of police and fire are investigating an apparent murder-suicide on the city’s far north side Monday morning.

Governor Names Shaker Heights Attorney to Run Lottery

12:00AM
August
10, 2009

Ohio Governor Ted Strickland Monday named 60 year old attorney Kathleen Burke to lead the Ohio Lottery Commission.

Mortgage Meltdown Benefits Brokers and Clean-up Companies

12:00AM
August
10, 2009

While foreclosures mount, some businesses are profiting. They include some mortgage brokers, companies that clean-up and fix-up foreclosed and vacant houses and first-time home buyers.