Salvation Army gets big donation, but it's fake
Salvation Army officials in Pittsburg, Kansas, were already thinking of ways to spend a five-thousand dollar check put in one of the red kettles when they got a call they were victims of a scam. Officials say workers sorting through donations were quick to deposit the check after finding it. And they say they were already discussing ways to used the money when they were told the account it was written under was closed. The charity isn't saying who wrote the check, and it says it doesn't plan to prosecute him or her.
It’s time to lace up your shoes and join the race to end homelessness. St. Vincent de Paul-Cincinnati will host its annual 5K walk/run to raise awareness and funds to support its homelessness prevention programs. The walk/run will take place April 8 at 9 a.m. at Sawyer Point, and each participant will receive a T-shirt and a medal. This is a great event to give back and get active while having fun with family and friends in one of Cincinnati’s beautiful, riverfront parks...Full Story >
Jurors in the criminal trial of former Penn State University president Graham Spanier spent more than six hours deliberating Thursday without reaching a verdict.Full Story >
A late-night meeting of moderate-leaning members Wednesday broke up without resolution or a deal as most lawmakers left out of side exits and avoided talking to reporters.Full Story >