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3:56 pm
Fri October 8, 2010

Red

Spot-on casting

"I was hoping you'd have hair . . ." Sarah (Mary-Louise Parker)

We know Bruce Willis doesn't have hair, but like his reluctant companion, Sarah, on a picaresque around America, we think he's cool because of the lack. And so Red goes, a comedy-adventure about the CIA pursuing one of its retired agents, Frank Moses (Willis), who needs to consult with old friends to find out why he's a target.

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WCBE Newscasts
12:51 pm
Fri October 8, 2010

Tape of Kent State shooting analyzed, House member to speak on economy, 100 wins for OSU coach ---- these stories and more in this Friday noon news.

Columbus, OH –

  • Tape of Kent State shooting analyzed

  • House member to speak on economy
  • :45

  • Senate candidates debate
  • 1:15

  • PNC halting foeclosures and evictions
  • 2:59

  • Window company will move to Columbus
  • 4:07

  • Columbus invests in better broadband access
  • 4:34

  • Mine Safety experts find more violations
  • 6:07

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:53 am
    Fri October 8, 2010

    Two dead, two wounded in three separate shootings on Thursday. These stories and more in this Friday Morning newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Two dead in West Columbus shooting:00

  • Boy, man wounded is separate shootings:28

  • Strickland, Kasich clash over taxes:55

  • Boil water advisory up for East Fifth avenue area3:17

  • Bond set for man charged with attempting to force girlfriend to have an abortion3:39

  • Mentor schools being sued in the deaths of four students3:57

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    WCBE Stories
    9:39 am
    Fri October 8, 2010

    Columbus to place cameras in five neighborhoods.

    Columbus, Oh – A plan announced three years ago to put security cameras in neighborhoods will be phased-in starting next year. Jim Letizia has details.

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    On The Marquee
    9:25 am
    Fri October 8, 2010

    October 10, 2010 On the Marquee

    New Releases Secretariat and It's Kind of a Funny Story, New DVDs The Karate Kid and The Secret of Kells, 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
    4:45 pm
    Thu October 7, 2010

    Agora

    Gibson unleashed

    Hypatia: "Synesius, you don't question what you believe, or cannot. I must."

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    Cinema Classics
    1:15 pm
    Thu October 7, 2010

    October 7, 2010 Cinema Classics: Rear Window

    A Cinema Classic: Rear Window

    Award-winning 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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    Movie Reviews
    10:10 am
    Thu October 7, 2010

    It's Kind of a Funny Story

    Born-again Dylan.

    ". . . He not busy being born is busy dying." Bob Dylan


    Having The King of Hearts and One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest as the gold standards of mental ward films meant I would not be favorably disposed ahead of time to It's Kind of a Funny Story. After all, what can beat the eccentric, zany worlds of either of my golden films?

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:26 am
    Thu October 7, 2010

    Unemployment claims continue to fall, final Gubernatorial debate to take place tonight, Cincinnati Enquirer sues mayor and city council ---- these stories and more in this Thursday noon news.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Unemployment claims continue to fall

  • Longaberger to call back laid off workers
  • 1:14

  • Authorities raid marijuana farm
  • 1:46

  • Final Gubernatorial debate tonight
  • 2:43

  • Cincinnati Enquirer sues mayor and city council
  • 3:12

  • Pittsburgh superintendent finalist for Antioch college presidency
  • 3:50

  • Former OSU running back on field
  • 4:27

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:24 am
    Thu October 7, 2010

    Local man indicted four years after crime, grant to help children's advocacy groups, Ohio unions question political ad ---- these stories and more in this Thursaday evening news.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Local man indicted four years after crime

  • Cincinnati bus driver arrested
  • :21

  • Proposed education for juvenile inmates
  • :50

  • Grant to help children's advocacy groups
  • 1:36

  • Ohio unions question political ad
  • 2:09

  • City mayors place wagers
  • 5:02

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    WCBE Newscasts
    8:55 am
    Thu October 7, 2010

    Columbus man attempts to force a woman to have an abortion, Ohio fugitive arrested in Virginia. These and other stories in this Thursday morning newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Man allegedly attempts to force girlfriend to get an abortion:00

  • Wanted Gallipolis man arrested in Virginia:32

  • Slurry spill kills more than 4-thousand aquatic animals:52

  • WVA fighting EPA regulations on mountaintop removal mining1:30

  • Kasich outraises Strickland in September2:04

  • Investigation of June fatal fire in Obetz closed2:20

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:47 pm
    Wed October 6, 2010

    Milestone death row inmate execution, text book rental option can save money ----- these stories and more in this Wednesday evening news.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Milestone death row inmate execution

  • Ohio woman posed as teenage boy to date teenage girl
  • 1:20

  • Associate justice candidates have first debate
  • 1:58

  • Columbus recycling rates rise
  • 3:13

  • Text book rental option can save money
  • 4:20

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    Ohio Public Radio
    1:37 pm
    Wed October 6, 2010

    Secretary of State candidates debate

    Columbus, OH – Debate week in Ohio continues, with the three candidates running for Secretary of State facing off for the first time together. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler was there.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    1:34 pm
    Wed October 6, 2010

    Candidates for state auditor debate

    Columbus, OH – Three men who want to be Ohio's next auditor debated yesterday in Columbus. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles was there and files this report.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    1:31 pm
    Wed October 6, 2010

    DeWine criticizes Cordray

    Columbus, OH – Democratic Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray's Republican challenger is charging that Cordray is a publicity hound. Mike DeWine contends Cordray is so interested in polishing his public image, he's ignored a main duty of the A.G. --- helping local police solve crimes. Cordray says it's not true and that DeWine is simply upset that he hasn't won endorsement from law enforcement groups. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:56 pm
    Wed October 6, 2010

    Ohio death row inmate executed, two men arrested for fatal shooting, Phillies to play Reds ----these stories and more in this Wednesday noon news.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Ohio death row inmate executed

  • Two men arrested for fatal shooting
  • :30

  • Ohio priest to be sentenced in fraud case
  • :57

  • Polls show Republican in lead for Senate seat
  • 1:47

  • College students to run voting polls
  • 2:49

  • Sports agents warned to follow recruiting rules
  • 4:12

  • Phillies to play Reds
  • 5:36

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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:25 am
    Wed October 6, 2010

    Ohio death row inmate exicuted, Kasich's campaign more costly than Strickland's ---- these stories and more in this Wednesday morning news.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Police investigate fatal shooting

  • Ohio death row inmate exicuted
  • :23

  • Ohio woman guilty of burglary spree
  • 1:22

  • Kasich's campaign more costly than Strickland's
  • 1:42

  • Rare books on display
  • 3:31

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    WCBE Newscasts
    8:47 pm
    Tue October 5, 2010

    Two men charged in armed robberies in OSU area, Ohio and other states challenge credit card practices, Democrats shift funds to winnable races, candidates use many ways to garner cell phone numbers -- these stories and more in this Tuesday noon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Two men charged in armed robberies in OSU area

  • Demjanjuk's attorney challenges jurisdiction in Munich
  • :22

  • Ohio and other states challenge credit card practices
  • :51

  • GM handing out substantial stock deals
  • 1:44

  • P&G supports city's recyling program with discounts
  • 2:25

  • Democrats shift funds to winnable races
  • 3:24

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    Ohio Public Radio
    2:05 pm
    Tue October 5, 2010

    Fisher, Portman meet in first of three debates

    Toledo, OH – The major party candidates for U.S. Senate met last night for the first of three debates in eight days. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports it didn't take long for the sparks to start flying.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    2:00 pm
    Tue October 5, 2010

    ODOT's latest 3C study

    Columbus, OH – For months now, critics of the proposed 3C passenger rail have said it's too slow, too inconvenient and too expensive. Now, the Ohio Department of Transportation has come out with a new study that refutes those criticisms. But will the study be enough to convince the train's critics? Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles takes a look at that question.

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