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WCBE Newscasts
5:58 pm
Wed April 21, 2010

Federal lawsuit filed against former Somali general, backers of Third Frontier ballot issue release TV ads, statewide effort to protect seniors launched -- these stories and more in this Wednesday afternoon news.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Police identify suspect in East Side murder

  • Butler County settles immigration lawsuit
  • :21

  • Federal lawsuit filed against former Somali general
  • 1:05

  • Statewide effort to protect seniors launched
  • 1:44

  • Backers of Third Frontier ballot issue release TV ads
  • 2:55

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    WCBE Stories
    2:53 pm
    Wed April 21, 2010

    Columbus City School board members want to reconsider Win-Win agreement.

    Columbus, OH – Some Columbus school board members say they want to re-examine the Win-Win agreement with suburban districts. Alison Holm reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    8:03 pm
    Tue April 20, 2010

    Death row inmate excuted this morning, opponent predicts new climate change bill will fail, home security video captures construction accident -- these stories and more in this Tuesday noon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Darryl Durr successfully executed today

  • Hearing impaired woman killed in home fire on north side
  • :20

  • Records show state public pension funds took hit with Lehman Bros collapse
  • :51

  • Opponent predicts new climate change bill will fail
  • 1:30

  • Former AG's wife faces ethics charge for grant
  • 2:29

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    WCBE Newscasts
    7:19 pm
    Tue April 20, 2010

    Backers explain this casino ballot issue is different, state pension funds took hit from Lehman Bros collapse, Westerville non-profit senio home files Chapter 11 -- these stories and more in this Tuesday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Man charged with stalking follows family to new home

  • Family of man who died after stun gun blow sue city and manufacturer
  • :43

  • Backers explain this casino issue is different
  • 1:25

  • State public pension funds took hit from Lehman Bros collapse
  • 3:58

  • Westerville non-profit senior home files Chapter 11
  • 5:07

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:28 pm
    Tue April 20, 2010

    State panel approves accepting fed money for rail study, Ohio has potential to be wind power leader - making parts, Ohio woman becomes youngest to row Atlantic Ocean -- these stories and more in this Monday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Police looking for missing Dayton garage-saler

  • State panel approves accepting fed money for rail study

  • :34
  • Ohio has potential to be wind power leader - making parts
  • 1:18
  • NKU receive grant to preserve Shaker hymnal
  • 3:58
  • Ohio woman becomes youngest to row Atlantic Ocean
  • 4:26
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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:08 am
    Tue April 20, 2010

    High Court rejects Durr's appeals, six Columbus cops placed on leave. These and other stories in this Tuesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • SUPCUS rejects stay of execution of Darryl Durr:00

  • CPD: Five officers and one sergeant allegedly involved in misconduct:34

  • U-S Senate campaign finance update1:23

  • Man indicted in slaying of parking attendant1:53

  • Columbus woman killed in pre-dawn house fire2:14

  • Xenia police seek missing woman2:34

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    WCBE Stories
    1:36 pm
    Mon April 19, 2010

    Council set to vote on parking changes

    Columbus, OH – Columbus City Council is scheduled to vote May 3 on legislation easing municipal parking requirements across the board. Jim Letizia has details.

    WCBE Newscasts
    1:08 pm
    Mon April 19, 2010

    Buckeye football recruit injured in shooting, and the top two items on the agenda for state lawmakers. Those stories and more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:


  • Man charged with two murder counts acquitted of one charge as trial continues :00


  • Inmate scheduled to be executed awaits decision on appeals :43


  • Buckeye recruit injured in shooting 1:25


  • Passenger train project and payday loan crackdown highlight week as the Statehouse 1:49


  • Honeybees continue to disappear in Ohio 4:19


  • Rower Katie Spotz reflects on journey 5:37

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:57 pm
    Mon April 19, 2010

    Columbus police search for suspects in fatal shooting, and personal bankruptcies in the state continue to climb. Those stories and more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:


  • Columbus police investigate beating and shooting death :00


  • Summit County juvenile detention center guard fired :20


  • Ohio Supreme Court's future without Moyer 1:03


  • Cedar Point looks to boost May attendance 3:19


  • Personal bankruptcies in Ohio continue climb 3:50


  • Ohio soldier's father wants more investigation into son's suicide 5:08


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    Awards & Recognitions
    11:38 am
    Sun April 18, 2010

    Columbus Film Critics Recognized Among Nation's Best

    Los Angeles Press Club's National Entertainment Journalism Award for Radio Critic of the Year

    John DeSando and Kristin Dreyer Kramer, co-hosts of WCBE 90.5 FM weekly film review shows, It's Movie Time and On the Marquee, have been named finalists for the Los Angeles Press Club's National Entertainment Journalism Award for Radio Critic of the Year.

    The two have been recognized for both weekly shows, in addition to their hour-long year in review special, which has also been named a finalist for the year's best radio feature or series.

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    It's Movie Time
    1:43 pm
    Sat April 17, 2010

    April 16, 2010 It's Movie Time: Kick-Ass, The Joneses

    Films reviewed: Kick-Ass, The Joneses

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

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    Movie Reviews
    1:04 pm
    Fri April 16, 2010

    The Yellow Handkerchief

    A trip worth taking

    Road trips in American film have often been flamboyant metaphors?Easy Rider and Thelma and Louise come quickly to mind. The Yellow Handkerchief will not be remembered so readily given its low-key, Southern slow delivery. Yet it has a subtle power to inform the Louisiana bayou landscape with meaning as three strangers embark by auto for destinations barely known.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:32 pm
    Fri April 16, 2010

    Vet commits suicide at Dayton VA, Ohio Jobless rate up. These and other stories in this Friday noon newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Dayton Police: Veteran takes own life at VA:00

  • Statewide Unemployment up in March:18

  • Durr's medical records sealed1:25

  • State kiddie porn law Constitutional1:56

  • Feds - Massey piles up violations AFTER mine explosion2:40

  • Dann's wife seeks divorce4:12

  • Rapper denies beating his mother4:53

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:16 am
    Fri April 16, 2010

    Local developer sentenced for hiring illegal workers, Federal judge denies death row inmate's claim. These and other stories in this Friday morning newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Local Developer sentenced for using illegals:00

  • Judge rejects death row inmate's claim:21

  • State Controlling board to take up 3-C rail plan Monday:53

  • Two Columbus cops cleared in fatal shooting5:24

  • Two dozen arrested at OSU5:53

  • Turkey Hill won't build N. Hamilton Road store6:23

  • Capital University may buy Bexley Square7:04

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    On The Marquee
    10:21 am
    Fri April 16, 2010

    April 18, 2010 On the Marquee

    New Releases Kick-Ass and Death at a Funeral, New DVDs Pirate Radio and The Slammin' Salmon, 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, become a fan on Facebook.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:02 am
    Fri April 16, 2010

    Unemployment in Ohio reaches 11%, and the state disputes death row inmate's allergy claim. Those stories and more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:


  • UPS employee indicted on jewelry theft :00


  • Ohio's unemployment rate reaches 11% :23


  • Governor Strickland touts benefits of Issue 1 1:30


  • State disputes death row inmate's allergy claim 3:38

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    Movie Reviews
    2:45 pm
    Thu April 15, 2010

    North Face

    Love that mountain.

    "One has lived if one has loved." Luise

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    Movie Reviews
    1:03 pm
    Thu April 15, 2010

    The Losers

    A winner

    "Svmer is icumen in

    Lhude sing cuccu" (Middle English lyric)

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    Cinema Classics
    12:45 pm
    Thu April 15, 2010

    April 15, 2010 Cinema Classics: African Queen

    A Cinema Classic: African Queen

    Cinema Classics discusses great movies then and now. From films, genres, directors, and actors to everything else in between, the hosts don't always agree, but they are always fun and informative.

    Cinema Classics is regularly broadcast at 8:01 pm Thursday and 2:01 pm Saturday on WCBE 90.5 FM and streaming at WCBE.org.


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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:36 pm
    Thu April 15, 2010

    Ohio ranks fifth in foreclosures, as national rates rise, Cincinnati bishop condemns backlash against Pope, study disputes ethanol's carbon emmission claims -- these stories and more in this Thursday noon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio ranks fifth in foreclosures, as national rates rise

  • Clark County man damages own foreclosed home
  • 1:57

  • Cincinnati bishop condemns backlash against Pope
  • 2:21

  • Study disputes ethanol's carbon emmission claims
  • 3:13

  • Ethanol producers air pro-ethanol TV ads
  • 4:07

  • Gun owners push to loosen concealed carry laws
  • 5:26

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