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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12:18 pm
Fri November 8, 2013

UA Group Trying To Save Historic Home

The Upper Arlington Historical Society is trying to save a nearly 200-year-old house from the wrecking ball.

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12:16 pm
Fri November 8, 2013

Middletown Trying To Save Historic Hotel

Middletown city officials are in talks with potential buyers of the Manchester Inn.

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7:58 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Buckeye Cager Suspended

Ohio State women's basketball player Raven Ferguson has been suspended for the first three games of the regular season for a violation of team rules.

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7:56 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Suspect In Death Of Woman Found In Vacant Home Now In Custody

A man accused of dumping his wife's body in an abandoned home in South Linden turned himself in to Columbus police yesterday.

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7:53 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Columbus Man Charged In Child's Death

Authorities have filed charges against the man responsible for taking care of a young girl who was hospitalized late Wednesday.

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7:36 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Probe Of Columbus Firefighter Completed

A Columbus firefighter is facing discipline for having sex with a teenager at a firehouse.

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7:27 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Jury Convicts Two People In Columbus Drug House Slaying

Sentencing is scheduled January 21st for two men convicted of a fatal robbery at a Columbus drug house.

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7:26 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Supporters Of Cincinnati Streetcar Project Plan To Mobilize

Supporters of the apparently doomed Cincinnati streetcar project are planning a town hall meeting to mobilize against Mayor-elect John Cranley.

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7:23 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Police Looking For Columbus Man Suspected Of Killing His Girlfriend

Columbus police say a woman beaten by her boyfriend on October 31st died at a local hospital on Wednesday.

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7:22 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Bond Revoked For Suspect In 2012 Death Of Local Woman

A Delaware County judge has revoked the 1 million dollar bond for a former New Albany doctor who pleaded guilty to killing a Pataskala woman last year.

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7:15 am
Fri November 8, 2013

JFK's Air Force One On Display In Dayton

From the eternal flame at his gravesite to Air Force One, many key items that make up the searing images from the assassination of President John Kennedy are available for public viewing 50 years later.

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7:14 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Air Force To Webstream "Doolittle's Raiders" Reunion

Military and history buffs will be able to watch online Saturday as the remaining Doolittle's Raiders drink a final toast to comrades who died during or after their World War II bombing attack on Japan.

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7:04 am
Fri November 8, 2013

College Newspaper Prints Racially-charged Ad

Editors of the student newspaper at Wright State University in Dayton are defending their decision to run a classified ad with racist undertones.

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7:02 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Casino Regulators Release October Revenue Figures

The Ohio Casino Control Commission says three of Ohio's four casinos saw revenue increases last month.

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6:57 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Utility Wants Changes In Energy Standards

Akron-based FirstEnergy has been advocating for changes to the state's energy efficiency standards.

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6:54 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Portman Votes For Anti-discrimination Bill

The U.S. Senate passed a bill Thursday that bans workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.

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6:47 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Ohio Students Show Slight Improvement On National Test

State Schools Superintendent Richard Ross is pointing to Ohio's performance in a national report as evidence a new reading requirement for third-graders is justified.

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6:43 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Ohio Benefitting From NAFTA

20 years after the passage of the North American Free Trade Agreement, a Brookings Institution analysis shows billions of dollars worth of goods and services have been traded across the continent.

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6:38 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Rulings Clear Way For State To Execute Ronald Phillips

Two decisions announced on Thursday mean that next week, Ohio will once again become the first state to use an untested execution method.

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12:23 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Oil Sparks Factory Fire

No injuries are reported out of a fire this morning at a factory on the South side.

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