In these first two segments, we’re going to learn about Jerrie Mock—and about local artists who helped commemorate the 50th anniversary of her pioneering flight around the world.
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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