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John Glenn Being Treated In Columbus

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Former astronaut and U.S. Senator John Glenn is in the hospital and undergoing treatment. No details are being given about his condition or possible illness. Hank Wilson with Ohio State University’s John Glenn College of Public Affairs made the announcement Wednesday. While the 95-year-old is at the James Cancer Hospital, Wilson says that doesn’t necessarily… Read More

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Biden Talks Infrastructure At National Urban League Conference

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Vice President Joe Biden told the National Urban League Conference Thursday morning that the Obama administration is committed to job training and infrastructure repair. Biden said that will go far in putting under-employed urban residents, particularly African-Americans, in better paying jobs. Biden, speaking at a gathering of several thousand delegates to the civil rights group’s… Read More

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Cincinnati, Hamilton County Start National LGBTQ Youth Homelessness Initiative

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Among homeless kids and teens, LGBTQ (Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning) youth have an especially hard time.  Lighthouse Youth Services is among a handful of groups trying to identify and address issues that specifically affect homeless LGBTQ youth. Planning and Policy Director Meredith Hicks said that population is over-represented among all homeless kids and… Read More