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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6:55 am
Tue December 11, 2012

Security Video Sought In Cleveland Police Shootings

Authorities investigating a Cleveland car chase that ended with a barrage of fatal police gunfire and two deaths are seeking help from businesses along the chase route who may have recorded security camera video.

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6:36 am
Tue December 11, 2012

Nationwide Workers Move Downtown

One-thousand employees of Columbus-based Nationwide Insurance moved from two offices in Dublin yesterday to a new building on Nationwide Boulevard downtown.

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6:32 am
Tue December 11, 2012

Columbus To Host Large Convention

Columbus city officials say the city will host the 2017 National Association of Counties convention.

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12:32 pm
Fri December 7, 2012

Woman Claims Police Abuse

A woman wanted on charges she pretended to be the abused wife of a Pittsburgh police officer so she could live at a battered women's shelter is now facing charges and is jailed in Ashland, Ohio for allegedly doing the same thing there.

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12:30 pm
Fri December 7, 2012

Governor Wants Tolls To Fund New Bridge Construction

A new Brent Spence Bridge in Cincinnati will likely be paid for with tolls.

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12:27 pm
Fri December 7, 2012

One Of Two Suspects Arrested In Local Shooting

Columbus Police have arrested one suspect and are searching for another in connection with a November 30th shooting at a West Broad Street convenience store.

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12:25 pm
Fri December 7, 2012

AG Fighting Case Allowing Innocent Man State Compensation

The Ohio Attorney General's Office is appealing a Franklin County judge's November ruling that cleared the name of a man who spent more than five years on death row for a pair of 1982 slayings he didn't commit.

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8:56 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Seeking Civil Political Discourse

Many people say politics these days has gotten too bitter and disrespectful.

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8:54 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Lawmakers Receive Threatening Letters

The State Highway Patrol is investigating threatening letters sent to six Republican Ohio House members in September.

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7:48 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Orange Township Levy Deadline Missed

Being two minutes late is costing nearly two-dozen Delaware County firefighters their jobs.

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7:46 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Student Contracts Bacterial Meningitis

A Columbus child is recovering from a bout with bacterial meningitis.

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7:45 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Publisher Cutting 63 Jobs

Dozens of local McGraw-Hill employees are losing their jobs.

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7:44 am
Fri December 7, 2012

SUPCO: AEP Made Too Much Money

The Ohio Supreme Court has upheld a 42-million dollar penalty against Columbus-based American Electric Power for earning excessive profits.

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7:04 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Husted: No 2014 Gubernatorial Bid

Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted says he will not challenge Governor John Kasich in the 2014 GOP primary.

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Election Coverage
7:02 am
Fri December 7, 2012

GOP Wins Tight Ohio House Race

Democrats have lost a tight Ohio House race in Cuyahoga County, narrowing the minority party's chances of controlling 40 seats in the next legislative session.

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6:55 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Election Results Certified

Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted has certified the results of the presidential contest and other fall races.

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6:48 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Precious Metal Dealer Licensing Law Unconstitutional

A federal judge has ruled an Ohio law aimed at curbing gold- and silver-related theft by barring precious metals dealers from advertising without a license is unconstitutional.

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6:46 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Postal Worker Faces Theft, Assault Charges

A U.S. Postal Service worker will plead guilty to 71 charges accusing him of stealing cash and gift cards from mail at a Central Ohio processing center and assaulting officers.

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12:34 pm
Thu December 6, 2012

Highway Section To Be Named After Slain Deputy

A stretch of highway in Clark County will be named for a fallen sheriff's deputy.

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12:33 pm
Thu December 6, 2012

Former Cincinnati Mayor To Run Again

Cincinnati Vice Mayor Roxanne Qualls says she will again run for Mayor.

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