Between the Lines with Elsebeth Baumgartner


House lawmakers investigating a nationwide outbreak of deadly meningitis have summoned the head of the Food and Drug Administration to testify at the first congressional hearing on the issue next week.
6:00 AM Nov 6, 2012
Crews are poised to begin work on a developer's project on U.S. 250, at a prime location across from Kalahari Resort.
5:00 AM Nov 6, 2012
Hiring in the long-depressed U.S. construction industry will get a boost from the rebuilding that will follow Superstorm Sandy. Those jobs, in turn, could raise economic growth, analysts say.
8:06 PM Nov 5, 2012
Persistent reports of robocalls incorrectly telling voters they can cast ballots over the phone and fears of aggressive challenges by monitors at polling places threaten to mar Election Day in many key states, voting rights advocates said Monday.
6:02 PM Nov 5, 2012
A week after Superstorm Sandy pummeled the East Coast, wiping out entire communities, residents were bracing for yet another potentially damaging storm.
4:36 PM Nov 5, 2012
President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney made their last stands of the 2012 campaign Monday, employing their last vestiges of energy, celebrity boosters and plenty of jet fuel to encourage every supporter and the few remaining undecideds to tip the vote in their favor.
2:07 PM Nov 5, 2012
Well this week held a bit a triumph for me.  I made it to the gym three days in a row.  I’ll be honest, I can’t remember the last time that that has happened.  It’s been at least two months.   While I’ve been pretty frustrated over the past couple months, I felt as though this week was a bit of a...
1:01 PM Nov 5, 2012
That guy in Nigeria who emails you and offers you a fortune if you’ll help him get money out of the country? It’s a scam.
1:00 PM Nov 5, 2012
A mother's attempt to give her 2-year-old son a better view of wild African dogs turned into a fatal tragedy after the boy fell into the exhibit and was attacked by a pack of the animals as relatives and bystanders looked on.
11:02 AM Nov 5, 2012
For the past three years, the Internal Revenue Service hasn't been investigating complaints of partisan political activity by churches, leaving religious groups who make direct or thinly veiled endorsements of political candidates unchallenged.
9:00 AM Nov 5, 2012
As a kid I never much cared for parsnips. My dad was wild about them, but I was unmoved, figuring that if they were white and ended in "-nip," they must somehow be related to turnips. And I was definitely not a fan of turnips.
8:02 AM Nov 5, 2012
Ohio is considered a must-win state for both presidential campaigns, so it has been targeted with a flood of advertisements, not to mention the many campaign visits by Barack Obama and Mitt Romney.
8:00 AM Nov 5, 2012
A high survival rate of extremely premature babies at a Columbus hospital is drawing attention from other hospitals in the country and praise in a national medical journal.
6:00 AM Nov 5, 2012