News

WCBE Newscasts
12:26 am
Fri April 18, 2008

Friday morning's news

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Earthquake felt in Ohio - Criminal complaint to be filed related to allegations facing Ohio Attorney General's office employee - Continental to end subsidiary's Cleveland service - One state senator wants only flags that are made in America to be sold here - Find out the names of some early commitments from golfers to play in this year's Memorial Tournament - Reds and Indians win easily

Ohio Public Radio
12:58 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Attorneys confident clients can back up allegation

Columbus, OH – Attorneys for two women who allege they were sexually harassed by an employee of the Attorney General's office say their clients can back up their claims. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

Ohio Public Radio
12:58 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Attorneys confident clients can back up allegation

Columbus, OH – Attorneys for two women who allege they were sexually harassed by an employee of the Attorney General's office say their clients can back up their claims. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

WCBE Newscasts
12:55 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Stories we're following Thursday afternoon

Columbus, OH – Columbus fire investigators search for cause of a blaze in the King Lincoln District - One man arrested in SWAT raid on the west side of Columbus - Ohio group criticizes McCain - Cleveland economy could get a major boost - Find out the best Ohio city to purchase a home - Ohio Supreme Court rules some names of foster parents should be released - Study finds heavy drinking and smoking could lead to early memory loss - Ohio steelworkers back campaign for green jobs

WCBE Newscasts
12:43 am
Thu April 17, 2008

Making news Thursday morning

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Judge allows bond for one in former Dublin company fraud case - Strickland continues search for compromise on energy bill - Attorneys for two women who say they were sexually harassed by an aide in the Ohio Attorney General's office speak up for their clients - No end in sight for rising food prices - Mason authorities finding out more details about the man who killed his wife and four children and hanged himself in his jail cell - Buckeyes getting ready for spring game

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WCBE Stories
11:50 am
Wed April 16, 2008

Council and Coleman administration clash over budget

Columbus, OH – A rare disagreement between the all-Democrat Columbus City Council and Democratic Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman's administration took place at last night's hearing on this year's Capital Improvements Budget. Jim Letizia has details.

WCBE Newscasts
11:46 am
Wed April 16, 2008

Wednesday morning's news

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Debate over energy plan resumes at the Statehouse - Former Skybus employees file lawsuit against bankrupt airline - Officials maintain merger won't impact Delta's Cincinnati hub - Columbus schools approve spending to keep police presence at high schools - Ohio House approves measure adding Salvia to illegal controlled substance list - Reds and Indians report

WCBE Stories
4:13 am
Wed April 16, 2008

Tissue donation turns grief into inspiration

Columbus, OH – Death can be a difficult subject to talk about, but state officials and health advocates want it to become part of the discussion this month, particularly when it comes to organ and tissue donation. April has been designated Donate Life Ohio Month, with the goal of reminding residents the death of a loved one can often result in saving and enhancing the lives of others. While organ donation attracts the most attention, officials say people sometimes fail to think about the impact donated tissue has on not only the recipient but also the families of the donor.

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Ohio Public Radio
12:45 am
Wed April 16, 2008

Herb illegal under Ohio House measure

Columbus, OH – Two types of a mind-altering herb called Salvia will soon be illegal to possess or sell in Ohio, if state representatives get their way. The Ohio House of Representatives voted unanimously today to outlaw the herb. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Newscasts
12:35 am
Wed April 16, 2008

Stories we're following Wednesday afternoon

Columbus, OH – News you'll hear will include:

An update on the hearing of four defendants in former Dublin company fraud case - Trial delayed for former head of Cleveland diocese's finances - Restaurants likely to raise prices amid food cost increases - Ohio college students take part in protests today, one year after Virginia Tech shootings - Delphi confident in post-bankruptcy turnaround - Fifth Third CEO says company will remain competitive - Former Ohio Supreme Court Justice dies

WCBE Newscasts
12:35 am
Wed April 16, 2008

Stories we're following Wednesday afternoon

Columbus, OH – News you'll hear will include:

An update on the hearing of four defendants in former Dublin company fraud case - Trial delayed for former head of Cleveland diocese's finances - Restaurants likely to raise prices amid food cost increases - Ohio college students take part in protests today, one year after Virginia Tech shootings - Delphi confident in post-bankruptcy turnaround - Fifth Third CEO says company will remain competitive - Former Ohio Supreme Court Justice dies

WCBE Newscasts
12:35 am
Wed April 16, 2008

Stories we're following Wednesday afternoon

Columbus, OH – News you'll hear will include:

An update on the hearing of four defendants in former Dublin company fraud case - Trial delayed for former head of Cleveland diocese's finances - Restaurants likely to raise prices amid food cost increases - Ohio college students take part in protests today, one year after Virginia Tech shootings - Delphi confident in post-bankruptcy turnaround - Fifth Third CEO says company will remain competitive - Former Ohio Supreme Court Justice dies

WCBE Newscasts
1:26 am
Tue April 15, 2008

Tuesday afternoon's news

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Attorney for two women claiming sexual harassment says they have plenty of evidence - Mail-only elections a possibility in Ohio - Ohio has 7th highest foreclosure rate - Second person charged for giving drug to toddler - Cuyahoga River fire highlighted in documentary

WCBE Stories
1:20 am
Tue April 15, 2008

City to buy more tasers

Columbus, OH – Columbus City Council last night voted 6-1 to spend more than $90,000 to purchase 14 new tasers and other equipment for police. Jim Letizia has details.

WCBE Newscasts
1:03 am
Tue April 15, 2008

Making news Tuesday morning

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Democrats walk out, but Ohio House Republicans push energy bill to a vote - Columbus man sentenced to ten years in prison for kidnapping former Buckeye - Hilliard school district to cut millions from budget - NASA Glenn defends workplace safety following cancer claims - Cleveland blows lead to Red Sox

Ohio Public Radio
7:33 am
Mon April 14, 2008

Energy policy testimony

Columbus, OH – Billions of dollars in Ohio electricity bills are at stake, as a legislative panel today (Monday) tries to put the finishing touches on a new energy policy for the state. The House Utilities Committee is hearing testimony from many different groups with conflicting reactions to the latest re-write of the measure. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen files this report.

Ohio Public Radio
7:28 am
Mon April 14, 2008

Dann's problems continue

Columbus, OH – There are more problems for Ohio's Attorney General. For the second time in two weeks, a high ranking employee of the office has been put on paid administrative leave. And that's not all. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports the A-G isn't complying with some requests for public documents.

WCBE Newscasts
12:35 am
Mon April 14, 2008

Making news Monday morning

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Arrest made in principal's death - Dann refuses email records request - Ohio House could vote on energy plan this week - Ohio Historical Society makes cuts - Ohio not taking care of veterans as much as other states, according to report -

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WCBE Newscasts
12:32 am
Mon April 14, 2008

Monday afternoon's news

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Mixed earnings forecasts and reports from Ohio companies - Gas prices increase in Ohio - Study finds corn-based ethanol production would pollute two major waterways - U.S. EPA orders Stark County landfill to install cap to prevent fires and odor release - Standoff in Grandview ends peacefully - Bridge repairs need funding - OSU women's basketball player to transfer

WCBE Stories
12:17 am
Mon April 14, 2008

Columbus has high expectations for Scioto Mile

Columbus, OH – After years of talking about it, the first shovel of dirt was turned on what is supposed to become Columbus' premier park. Alison Holm has more.

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