Ted Williams, a formerly homeless man pictured here in 2011, has landed a co-hosting job with a daily radio show in Columbus, Ohio. He first gained fame for his striking baritone. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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The photo that touched many hearts: New York City Police Officer Lawrence DePrimo gives a shoeless man a pair of boots on a frigid night last month. That man was later identified as 54-year-old Jeffrey Hillman. Jennifer Foster/NYPD via Facebook hide caption

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Ted Williams, the homeless man with the golden voice. dispatch.com hide caption

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Better than an NPR announcer?
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