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Ohio Public Radio
7:27 pm
Wed January 12, 2011

Activists propose ban on all late-term abortions

Columbus, OH – Another debate over abortion in Ohio may soon flare up in the legislature. Activists on the pro-life side are pushing the idea of banning all late-term abortions, while advocates on the pro-choice side are gearing up to oppose that drive. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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WCBE Newscasts
12:40 pm
Wed January 12, 2011

Bus crash kills college athletic trainer, Columbus Zoo sets attendance record. These stories and more in this Wednesday noon newscast.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Bus crash near Bucyrus kills trainer, injures 4 others :00

  • Central Ohio man could receive death penalty if convicted in triple murder :54

  • Columbus Zoo sets record in 2010 5:15

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:38 pm
    Wed January 12, 2011

    Columbus pharmacist agrees to plea deal with prosecutors, Republicans work to end the estate tax. These stories and more in this Wednesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Columbus pharmacist pleads guilty, will cooperate with investigators :00

  • Republicans reject Strickland's 14 appointments 1:23

  • Estate tax likely to be scrapped 2:04

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    Ohio Public Radio
    12:01 pm
    Wed January 12, 2011

    Republicans look to end estate tax

    Columbus, OH – Ohio's estate tax may not be around much longer. Republicans who now control the entire Ohio legislature hope to move quickly on a bill to wipe out the tax. Any amounts ABOVE 338-thousand dollars are taxed at a rate of 6 to 7 per cent. Pro-business activists and farmers are applauding the move .but officials of ohio cities are worried because they would lose out on REVENUE from the estate tax. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen has both sides of the story.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:57 am
    Wed January 12, 2011

    Mount Union bus collides with state snowplow, athletic trainer killed, school officials say two contaminated food incidents unrelated, think tank say private jobs board proposal has problems -- these stories and more in this Wednesday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Mount Union bus collides with state snowplow, athletic trainer killed

  • School officials say two contaminated food incidents unrelated
  • :42

  • Think tank say private jobs board proposal has problems
  • 1:21

  • Department of Aging collecting caregivers stories
  • 2:52

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:45 pm
    Tue January 11, 2011

    One dead, three injured in Reynoldsburg home; Freshwater fired. These and other stories in this Tuesday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Carbon Monoxide claims one life in Reynoldsburg:00

  • Mount Vernon Schools fire Freshwater:21

  • Canal Winchester, Hilliard Schools put levies on May ballot:58

  • Ohio bracking for major snowfall1:43

  • Judge finds probable cause in stabbings case2:29

  • NASA Glenn worker allegedly sent technology to S. Korea2:57

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:58 am
    Tue January 11, 2011

    Kasich talks teamwork, budget challenges

    Columbus, OH – New governor John Kasich spent part of his second day in office giving lawmakers a bit of a preview of how he plans to deal with a budget deficit estimated to be as high as 10 billion dollars. But as Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports, he pulled the curtain back a little - but not much.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:59 am
    Tue January 11, 2011

    Deputy charged with violating protection order, City Council chooses two new members. These and other stories in this Tuesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Deputy arrested for violating protection order:00

  • Kasich appoints Taylor to review business regulations:29

  • Columbus City Council appoints two new members1:28

  • SPORTS: OSU 5th in AP football poll, 2nd in men's college basketball poll; Jackets call up goalie LeNeveu3:56

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:58 am
    Tue January 11, 2011

    State lawmakers launch push to kill estate tax, Ohio House leader says Kasich's plan on jobs soon to be unveiled, Census Bureau sending out new, monthly survey to some Ohioans -- these stories and more in this Tuesday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Judge postpones hearing on pharmacist's sentencing pending clarification

  • Kasich and Gee travel to Detroit to talk about auto jobs
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  • State lawmakers launch push to kill estate tax
  • 2:00

  • Ohio House leader says Kasich's plan on jobs soon to be unveiled
  • 2:30

  • Reserve C-130 pilots to gather in Colorado
  • 3:30

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:47 pm
    Mon January 10, 2011

    Ohio Republican Party selects chair, OSU study on sick cats finds link between health and stress level. These stories and more in this Monday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio's auditor sworn in :32

  • Ohio Republican Party stays with DeWine 2:09

  • Gas prices stable for now in Ohio 3:53

  • OSU study of sick cats suggests relieving stress before deciding on euthanasia 5:50

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:51 am
    Mon January 10, 2011

    Kasich officially sworn in as governor

    Columbus, OH – Ohio has a new governor this morning.....the 69th in its history. Republican John Kasich took the official oath of office at about 7 minutes after midnight. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen was there and files this report.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:48 am
    Mon January 10, 2011

    Weekend oaths for incoming politicians

    Columbus, OH – The weekend leading up to John Kasich's inauguration was packed with swearing in ceremonies. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler runs down the list of officials taking their oaths of office over the last few days.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:44 am
    Mon January 10, 2011

    Study finds companies keeping state funds despite failing to create or retain jobs

    Columbus, OH – Ohio gives or lends millions of dollars to companies that promise to create or retain jobs ..but sometimes, the promises are not kept and the companies still pocket the cash. That's the conclusion of a study that Ohio legislators requested from outgoing Attorney General Richard Cordray. Details now from statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:22 am
    Mon January 10, 2011

    Kasich era officially begins, study finds some businesses retaining state grants and loans without meeting terms to create or retain jobs. These stories and more in this Monday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Kasich sworn in at the Statehouse :00

  • Goodman says he's ready to get on Kasich's bus and improve state government 1:09

  • Study identifies case of businesses retaining state funds despite failing to follow through on job creation 4:04

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:40 am
    Mon January 10, 2011

    DeWine seeks to join health care challenge, Kasich becomes 69th Governor. These and other stories in this Monday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • DeWine seeks to join health care challenge:00

  • Kasich inaugurated in symbolic ceremony:39

  • More law enforcement agencies join federal program checking immigration status of alleged criminals5:02

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    Movie Reviews
    9:30 am
    Sat January 8, 2011

    The Green Hornet

    Buzz?

    "So this is what you want out of your life? This gives you sense of fulfillment? I spend all night, writing about the corruption in this town, and you do nothing." Jack Reid (Tom Wilkinson) to his son, Britt (Green Hornet Seth Rogen)

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    It's Movie Time
    2:24 pm
    Fri January 7, 2011

    January 7, 2011 It's Movie Time: COFCA's 2010 Awards

    Films reviewed: COFCA's 2010 Awards

    It's Movie Time has won numerous national awards including Silver Microphone, Communicator, MarCom, Hermes Creative, and LA Press Club honors.

    Listen to On the Marquee, our weekly broadcast about new releases on the screen and DVD: Sundays at 9:01 AM or on demand at WCBE.org

    And, for the latest updates, become a fan of It's Movie Time on Facebook.

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    On The Marquee
    2:08 pm
    Fri January 7, 2011

    January 9, 2011 On the Marquee

    New Releases Season of the Witch and Country Strong, New DVDs Machete and Howl, and More

    On the Marquee highlights the week's movie releases?both in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray. It airs on WCBE every Sunday morning at 9:01.

    For more updates and reviews, find us on Facebook.

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    Movie Reviews
    11:38 am
    Fri January 7, 2011

    Inspector Bellamy

    It's not about the crime . . .

    Unlike in most frantic American crime stories, France's Inspector Bellamy leisurely rambles about its characters as if they were the story, not the crime. And indeed they are: Inspector Paul Bellamy (Gerard Depardieu) is as uncomfortable with the crime subject's different personas as he is with his own past, most notably with his half-brother, Jacques Lebas (Clovie Cornillac), who shows up to renew their sibling rivalry.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:32 pm
    Thu January 6, 2011

    Knox County man pleads guilty in triple murder case, Strickland signs order banning new owners of wild animals, Kasich's decision to stay in home draws criticsm and support -- these stories and more in this Thursday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Knox County man pleads guilty in triple murder case

  • Strickland signs order banning new owners of wild animals
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  • Kasich's decision to stay in home draws criticsm and support
  • 1:02

  • Unruly off-duty trooper arrested at Cleveland Browns game
  • 4:39

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