"Don't do anything until you've slept. Don't let anybody try to set you up with anyone." Frank (Colin Firth)
That advice for a recently separated 30-something is wise, given that recently Baby Mama and Knocked Up, among others, have treated the challenges of an older woman wanting a baby, usually after life-changing events such as divorce or separation. First-time helmer Helen Hunt's Then She Found Me adds not much to the biological-urgency canon.
Columbus, OH – Ohioans who declare bankruptcy may soon be allowed to keep property that's worth more money. State legislators have okayed a proposal, increasing the limits on what debtors may keep. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports
Columbus, OH – The Columbus school board is no closer to choosing the size of a levy to put before voters in November, but the committee charged with that task is clarifying the variables. Alison Holm reports.
Columbus, OH – Barack Obama plans a campaign trip to Columbus on Friday, his first as the Democratic presidential nominee. Obama and his wife Michelle will hold an invitation-only meeting with seniors. The visit is a part of the campaign's two week swing across the country, focusing on the economy. The campaign began Monday in North Carolina.
Columbus, OH – National Democrats are looking for votes in Republican strongholds, such as Ohio's fastest growing area, Delaware County. Democrats say they want to peel voters away from Republican rivals. Democrats will try to avoid blowout races and pick up local seats and help Senator Barack Obama win the White House.
Egypt's pope Shenouda flown to Cleveland clinic - Army officer cleared of murder charges won't be returned to active duty - Roads to open up for electric vehicles - Obama brings campaign to Columbus - New voting machines in Cuyahoga county could equal budget cuts - Zoning changes mean less parking lots
Family of man shot and killed by Columbus police protests at City Hall - Tornado reported in western Ohio - City of Columbus cancels boil-water advisory - Kucinich continues effort to impeach President Bush - Hear from Mike DeWine on why he opted against AG campaign - Columbus City Council clarifies law on charities that collect donations on city streets - Salmonella outbreak prompts tomatoe recall - Poll finds Ohioans pleased with Strickland, but not economy - Dupont to study cancer increase
Columbus, OH – What happens when you pay a lawyer, but he or she doesn't do the legal work you paid for? Sometimes, you can be reimbursed from a special fund. That's what some Ohioans have just learned - firsthand. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.
Columbus, OH – Ohio's attorney general is taking a Greene County company to court, charging it has misled customers who've signed up to make their mortgage payments more frequently than once a month. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.
Defense argues FBI informant created an illusion of terrorism conspiracy in case against three Toledo-area men - Heavy overnight storms knock out power for thousands of Ohioans - Columbus City Council approves multi-million-dollar plan for more miles of bike trails - Cleveland cabs to add a surcharge as a buffer for high gas prices - Former Buckeye cleared to return to the field in Cleveland
Columbus, OH – Ohio's economy is struggling. The national unemployment rate is up. The state stands to lose thousands of jobs in the coming months as some employers cut positions or close facilities. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports on how these issues are affecting the spending habits of Ohioans.
Columbus, OH – A study involving Ohio State University and the University of California, Irvine finds instant messaging software can be beneficial in the workplace. Kelly Garrett, co-author of the study and OSU assistant professor of communication, says instant messaging allows workers to solicit answers to quick questions at convenient times resulting in less interruptions. Garrett tells Mike Foley the study stemmed from a debate among researchers - those who beleive the technology leads to more interruptions along with less productivity and others who feel just the opposite.
Plane crash kills former Ohio legislator - State lawmakers look to wrap up work this week - Harsh winter needs leave summer cooling program short - Mall in Northeast Ohio, once considered the world's largest, begins long redevelopment phase - Ohio gas prices slightly behind national average - Technology looks to ease fuel prices for truckers - Electronic games return to Cleveland with new hook, but state still says no - Indians/Reds report
Columbus fire crews responding to lots of illegal fire hydrant openings - OSU planning the university's largest ever fund-raising campaign - Student and teachers expected to benefit from OSU's new high-tech classroom - Antioch meets with official alumni group - Former Bengals coach looks for county council seat
Democratic Ohio Governor Ted Strickland is now supporting presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama. Strickland initially supported Clinton, but has now changed his position.
Strickland came out early endorsing Clinton in her quest for the Democratic presidential nomination. Now that Senator Obama has enough votes to win the nomination, Governor Strickland is now throwing his support to Obama. Strickland said he had discussed his decision with Senator Clinton.
Hillary Clinton is ending her presidential campaign this weekend, but a group of female supporters says the fight for their candidate is not yet over. The group, called "Women for Fair Politics", says they're angry at the way Clinton was treated by the media and the Democratic party.
Co-founder and former Congressional candidate Cynthia Ruccia says the group wants the fight to go to the floor of the Democratic National Convention.