Columbus, OH – A state appeals court has ruled that Ohio auto insurance companies must pay motorists for MORE than just the cost of repairing their damaged vehicles. Consumers advocates are hailing the decision as a victory, but the insurance industry is warning - if the ruling stands, it could force premiums to rise. Ohio Public Radio's Bill Cohen reports.
Relatives of trapped miners unhappy with rescue effort - School bus inspections underway in Ohio - Uniforms proposed for Cleveland school district - Study finds coffee benefits women - Lakes Huron and Michigan losing millions of gallons of water each day
Jennifer Lopez can act, Gigli notwithstanding. In El Cantante she narrates the life of 70's Salsa songster Hector Lavoe (Marc Anthony) with some sparks of creative energy. After all, as Puchi, she smoke, drank, and took drugs with him on his way to stardom, inevitable obscurity, and early death. Enabler? Maybe. Witness the Ray Charles, Kurt Cobain arc and you'll know how Hector's life sank so low (no homonym pun intended).
I am feeling so much better now that I've seen September Dawn, an "inspired-by-true-events" fiction about the massacre in 1857 of Christian "immigrants" on Mormon Utah land as they passed through to California. The Mormons did it, with the complicity of Native Americans. But whether Brigham Young ordered it is still arguable.
Some are lucky to have so many friends that identifying a best friend is not easy; others have none. Francois (Daniel Auteuil) makes a bet with his business partner, Catherine (Julie Gayet), and friends at his birthday dinner that within ten days he can show them his best friend. They are confident he cannot.
Columbus, OH – Two weeks today, the time of year Ohio college football fans have been waiting months for gets underway, as the Buckeyes take on Youngstown State. And though the matchup features two established Ohio football programs, as of right now most Ohioans won't be able to see it. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports.
Utah officials react to mine rescue deaths - Powell residents protest Target store - More precincts to open in Franklin County - Mixed results on Ohio's unemployment numbers - Police dog bites officer in the face -
Films reviewed: Bergman Tribute--The Seventh Seal, Scenes from a Marriage, Faithless, Wild Strawberries
By hosts John DeSando & Clay Lowe
It's Movie Time has won numerous national awards including Silver Microphone and Communicator honors.
Drs. Lowe and DeSando were moderator and panelist respectively on TV 25's World Film Classics. Both have been professors, Lowe at Ohio State University and DeSando at Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio.
Columbus, OH – A state senator has reworked a constitutional amendment on eminent domain that failed in the House a few weeks ago, and he'll try again to get it past lawmakers and onto the November 2008 ballot. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports.