Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
New Internet Tool Helps Consumers Spot “Scam” Charities.
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The holiday season brings out the â€œgiving spiritâ€ in a lot of people. Thatâ€™s one reason why many charities use this time to solicit donations over the phone. Most of the charities are legitimateâ€¦.but not ALL of them. And thatâ€™s why Ohioâ€™s attorney general is offering a new feature on the agencyâ€™s website. Pete Thomas is in charge of overseeing and regulating charities for the A.G. He says the website will help consumers distinguish between legitimate charitiesâ€¦and con artists.
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