Jim Letizia

Reporter, News Anchor

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.

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12:02 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

Mallory Calls On Congress To Take Action On Immigration

Cincinnati Mayor Mark Mallory says immigration reform needs to be at the top of the nation's priorities.

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12:33 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Security Enhanced For Gay Pride Parade

Columbus' annual gay pride parade starts on Saturday at Noon.

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12:29 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Police, CCAD Fight Bullying

Columbus police and the Columbus College of Art and Design are teaming up to fight bullying.

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12:27 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Jobless Rate Holds Steady

Ohio's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 7 percent for the month of May.

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12:25 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Ohio Guns Used In Out-Of-State Crimes

Federal statistics show Ohio is a top source for guns used in crimes in other states.

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12:23 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Missing Girl Found Safe

A Pickerington girl who was reported missing last July has been found in Massillon.

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8:43 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Two Companies Plan Local Layoffs

Two companies will lay off a combined 205 central Ohio workers in August.

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7:47 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Home Sales Rose In May

Sales of existing homes rose last month. 

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7:36 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Attorney Sentenced In Corruption Case

A Cleveland attorney accused of facilitating various bribery schemes involving former Cuyahoga County Commissioner Jimmy Dimora and former County Auditor Frank Russo has been sentenced to nine years in prison in the FBI's ongoing probe of corruption in county government.

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7:26 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Chillicothe Cop Under Investigation

A Chillicothe police officer is under investigation for falling asleep at the wheel of his cruiser on Tuesday.

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7:24 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Columbus Woman Beaten By Grandson Passes Away

Upgraded charges are pending against a Columbus man following the death of his 90-year-old grandmother.

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7:17 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Home Robber Killed By Resident

Athens County Sheriff's deputies say a Glouster man was shot and killed Thursday by the resident of a home he was attempting to rob.

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7:02 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Lawmakers Reach Budget Deal

Majority Republicans in the Ohio Legislature have agreed to a larger income tax cut as part of a package of changes to be included in the state budget bill.

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6:56 am
Fri June 21, 2013

ODYS Meeting Benchmark Goals

A federal district judge in Columbus says Ohio's youth prison system has met another benchmark for improvement as a long-running lawsuit against the agency continues to wind down.

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6:54 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Magistrate: No New Trial For Noe

A federal magistrate is recommending against a new trial for the former Toledo coin dealer and Republican party fundraiser at the center of an Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation investment scandal.

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Newscasts
6:52 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Williams Calls Family Of Victim In Steubenville Rape Case

The attorney representing the victim in the Steubenville rape case says women's tennis star Serena Williams has spoken with the girl's family after Williams said in a Rolling Stone article the girl quote "shouldn't have put herself in that position" end quote.

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6:47 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Former VA Official Pleads Not Guilty To Bribery

The former director of the Veterans Affairs medical center in Cleveland has pleaded not guilty to charges of accepting bribes.

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12:40 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

Fourth Person Charged In Ohio Slavery Case

A fourth person has been charged in the Ashland slavery case.

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12:36 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

Ex Chardon High Coach On "S.I." Cover

Former Chardon High School football coach Frank Hall is on the cover of this week's "Sports Illustrated."

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12:33 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

Federal Approval Of New Leukemia Drug Pending

Researchers at Ohio State University say they've made a breakthrough in the treatment of leukemia.

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