PORTLAND, Maine – Maine voters repealed a state law Tuesday that would have allowed same-sex couples to wed, dealing the gay rights movement a heartbreaking defeat in New England, the corner of the country most supportive of gay marriage.

In her own version of "Pay It Forward," first lady Michelle Obama, who has often talked about the influence of role models in her life, announced a year-long mentoring program at the White House for area high school girls.

Continental Airlines President Jeff Smisek says the carrier will consider merging with United Airlines if the new combination of Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines becomes a profitable hookup.

First Things First Youth and Family Healthy Harvest Health Summit with a performance by the <strong>New Boyz</strong>

Listen live to High School Football on Newstalk Cleveland! WERE 1490 AM – High School Football 2009 8/28 Fri. Lincoln West at Cuyahoga Hts. 7:00 PM 8/29 Sat. Lake Catholic at Villa Angela-St. Joseph 7:00 PM 9/4 Fri. St. Edward at Euclid 7:30 PM 9/11 Fri. Cuyahoga Hts. at Burton Berkshire 7:00 PM 9/18 Fri. […]

Join Basheer Jones & Company every Wednesday for a medical moment sponsored by Kaiser Permanente and The Red Cross.

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Be the Change DVD Available!!! Be the change is a message of hope and inspiration to uplift young people. Not only does Basheer speak about overcoming his own personal struggles and impoverished background.

Lynn Hawkins, Director of Mentor Public Library; a patron from Korea; and Basheer Jones of WERE, 1490 AM Cleveland Heights; all speaking at the Save Ohio Libraries Rally in Cleveland, Ohio.

Seasonal Adult Flu Clinics Cleveland Clinic is offering flu vaccinations at various locations around Cleveland.

EPA move roils Great Lakes maritime industry Fight has implications for Obama green strategy, region’s employment woes

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Obama administration is facing stepped up pressure to provide more details about its efforts to help struggling homeowners stay in their homes.