Channel 3 News reporter Kim Wendel's, take on the latest news and happenings.
This seasoned investigative, political and community-oriented reporter and columnist has won awards locally, statewide and nationally. Her awards have come from the National Federation of Professional Writers, the Ohio Newspaper Association, the Cleveland Press Club, the Society of Professional Journalists and Suburban Newspapers of America. She was named SNA's national Journalist of the Year in 2000.
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As much as it pains me to say this, the Browns should trade Josh Gordon and Jordan Cameron before Tuesday's deadline
Depending where you live, today is Sweetest Day. Do you celebrate it or is it a retail sales ploy?
One Cleveland Browns fan has now turned to Craigslist to try and find a new quarterback for the team
Tradition or condoned thievery? Annual Chagrin Falls pumpkin roll always has its defenders and its detractors
Fraternity boy sends blast email about using alcohol and other means to lure 'rapebait' women to engage in sexual activity
What's a 'vegan strip club' and why is Apple's GPS app taking drivers to an airport's runway and not the terminal?
"Sign of the times" as Chagrin Falls art center's mural is embroiled in a controversy over its "message"
Browns played like there was no tomorrow, even holder Spencer Lanning threw a pass on a fake-field-goal play for a TD
Winners of big lottery jackpots should take the money and hush -- that is, if their state laws allow them to
Attending calling hours of a friend's older brother at the funeral home was hard; learning he died there was even harder
An LSU fraternity crossed the line with a football gameday sign that said Kent was used to "getting massacred"
A Florida sheriff is trying to bring felony cyber stalking charges against 15 teen girls after the suicide of a Florida girl, 12
Texas company producing a truck tailgate decal of a woman tied up has no redeeming value
Now, that being said, if I paint my fingernails and toenails with 'Social Butterfly Blue,' will more people 'like' me?
Will Geauga Lake's Big Dipper crumble into the ground before someone rescues it? Watch latest aerial video!
On Sunday afternoon, Cleveland Browns have no kicker but that will change; could Tim Tebow end up as a Buffalo Bill?
Hundreds protested Thursday over a judge's 31-day sentence for rapist of a teen after judge partly blames the girl
If Aliza Sherman's family and Cleveland police are right, her killer will eventually be brought to justice
The Indians outscored the Browns on Saturday and the 6 points the Browns had weren't (as usual) from Phil Dawson
Dr. Phil's tweet asking if sex with a drunk girl is OK continues to reverberate on the Internet
Comic Dick Van Dyke, athlete LeBron James used social media after 'freeway escapades' with widely different results
Once again the trial of on-leave Moreland Hills Police Chief Tom Flauto has been continued, now into the fall
Yikes! Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley partnering with AFL as owners of Anaheim-based expansion team LA KISS
Soon Tim Tebow will learn that Karma can be as strong as other forces in the celestial world
In my opinion, a magistrate judge in Tennessee has way overstepped her bounds in changing an infant's name from 'Messiah' to 'Martin'
Police found the body of a California man missing for more than two years in a freezer in his girlfriend's storage unit
In a mere 91 days, 3 missing women were rescued, their captor is in prison and his "house of horrors" is being destroyed
There's one less killer on Ohio's death row after Billy Slagle hung himself Sunday morning, days before his execution
Three women held by monster Ariel Castro for years saw swift justice just 87 days after they escaped captivity
Between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Wednesday, Plain Dealer journalists will learn if they still have their jobs