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WCBE Newscasts
12:29 pm
Thu September 2, 2010

Cellphone forces downtown street closures, new unemployment claims fell last week. These and other stories in this Thursday noon newscast.

Columbus, Oh –

  • Ringing cellphone prompts closures and an evacuation:00

  • Fewer Ohioans applied for unemployment last week:20

  • OHP investigation clears Cincinnati cop of wrongdoing:59

  • Rapper arrested in LA on drug charges1:32

  • OSU changing hiring policies2:34

  • Study: workers paying great share of health insurance costs3:18

  • OSU/Marshall preview4:01

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    Movie Reviews
    10:18 am
    Thu September 2, 2010

    The Town

    It's worth visiting.

    In director/star Ben Affleck's The Town, there are too many rounds of assault rifles and too much mumbling among the hardened criminals of Charlestown, Mass., where he grew up. But then there's much to like?the occasional joke and the infrequent but authentic romantic moments as well as realistic ones between old friends who are deeply involved in heists.

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    Movie Reviews
    10:01 am
    Thu September 2, 2010

    Wild Grass

    Wild (Gr)ass

    "After cinema, nothing surprises us." Narrator

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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:00 am
    Thu September 2, 2010

    No injuries out of fire at Grandview Cafe, Columbus street racer sentenced to prison time. These and other stories in this Thursday morning newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Fire closes Grandview Cafe today:00

  • Street racer will serve five years in prison:17

  • BWC investigating bear owner's lack of insurance:53

  • Some OEA members hit the picket lines1:27

  • Columbus seeking storm grate theives2:57

  • CPD cracks down on quarry swimmers3:28

  • Big Ten: OSU, Michigan going into separate divisions3:51

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:59 am
    Thu September 2, 2010

    Governor grants clemency to Kevin Keith, Ohio to get $500m for Medicaid reimbursement, Cincinnati to pilot health technology initiative -- these stories and more in this Thursday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Governor grants clemency to Kevin Keith on death row

  • Ohio to get $500m for Medicaid reimbursement
  • :31

  • Cincinnati to pilot health technology initiative
  • 1:20

  • Conservatives and liberal hold duelling events in Columbus
  • 2:01

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    It's Movie Time
    9:08 am
    Thu September 2, 2010

    September 2, 2010 Cinema Classics: All About Eve

    Baxter, Davis, Monroe, Sanders

    A Cinema Classic: All About Eve

    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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    WCBE Newscasts
    3:12 pm
    Wed September 1, 2010

    Veterans won't pay taxes on bonuses, Jim Tressel talks about Pryor's progress. These stories and more in this noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Columbus police increase enforcement at quarries :00

  • IRS says bonuses for veterans won't be taxed 1:03

  • Portman/Fisher agree on debates 2:18

  • Tressel talks about Pryor's maturity and his 6 senior captains 5:04

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    WCBE Newscasts
    3:02 pm
    Wed September 1, 2010

    Columbus police investigate fatal shooting, concussions in young athletes increase. These stories and more in this morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Columbus police investigate fatal shooting of two men :00

  • OEA's Professional Staff Union begins strike :23

  • Concussions increasing in young kids playing sports 3:46

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    Ohio Public Radio
    1:00 pm
    Wed September 1, 2010

    Health care changes begin

    Columbus, OH – Parts of the newly passed federal health care reforms take effect today. Advocates for the change say thousands of Ohioans will now be able to have health care coverage. But opponents of the new law say it's an expansion of government that will have negative repercussions. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

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    Movie Reviews
    12:07 pm
    Wed September 1, 2010

    Machete

    Classic Rodriguez

    Padre Benito del Toro: It's not safe for you to be here.

    Machete: I'm not looking for "safe."

    Padre Benito del Toro: No, I mean it's not safe for me for you to be here!

    When you can sit back and relax with a Grindhouse satire like Machete, then you are a cinema devotee who accepts outrageous violence and a bit of skin in a Mexploitation fun house.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:40 am
    Wed September 1, 2010

    Death row inmate seeks stay, Columbus couple pleads guilty in 600-thousand dollar fraud scheme. These stories and more in this Wednesday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Gregory Wilson asks judge for stay:00

  • Columbus couple pleads guilty in tax fraud scheme:28

  • Dominion Transmission sues landowners in Ohio and other states over gas rights1:06

  • Workers at Cincinnati park unearth human remains1:36

  • Ohio newspaper ads criminal records to its voters guides2:11

  • Ohioans getting coverage under new health care law4:31

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    WCBE Newscasts
    2:50 am
    Wed September 1, 2010

    Mason man to go on trial 3rd time for murder of wife, Cuyahoga County bracing for wave of tax appeals after revamp, Marysville company tests sand treatments for excess algae -- these stories and more in this Tuesday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • More charges expected in serial stabbing case

  • Mason man to go on trial 3rd time for murder of wife
  • :51

  • Cuyahoga County bracing for wave of tax appeals after revamp
  • 1:29

  • New study show teenage concussions on the rise
  • 2:59

  • Marysville company tests sand treatments for excess algae
  • 4:03

  • Experts still recommend one H1N1 vaccine this year
  • 4:31

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    Ohio Public Radio
    12:58 pm
    Tue August 31, 2010

    Passenger train debate

    Columbus, OH – That plan to link Cleveland, Columbus, and Cincinnati with passenger trains appears to be side-tracked in the Ohio legislature, due to skepticism from Republicans. That's one reason that Ohio transportation officials tried to use a national conference of railroad supply companies in Columbus as an argument for the 3-C project. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    12:51 pm
    Tue August 31, 2010

    Drug policy change proposed

    Columbus, OH – A group that works for changes in drug laws says too many Ohioans are dying from accidental drug overdoses so it has a plan to change that. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles has details.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:31 pm
    Tue August 31, 2010

    Two arrested in middle school break-in, U-S soldier from Ohio killed overseas. These and other stories in this Tuesday noon newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Two juveniles arrested in pre-dawn school break-in:00

  • Ohioan killed in Afghanistan:22

  • Invacare complains about Strickland ad:49

  • Most moms quit breastfeeding after three months1:20

  • Activists call on end to mountaintop removal2:10

  • Cavs deal with Huang falls through2:46

  • Zoo caring for python found at Cleveland park3:14

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:31 pm
    Tue August 31, 2010

    Two arrested in middle school break-in, U-S soldier from Ohio killed overseas. These and other stories in this Tuesday noon newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Two juveniles arrested in pre-dawn school break-in:00

  • Ohioan killed in Afghanistan:22

  • Invacare complains about Strickland ad:49

  • Most moms quit breastfeeding after three months1:20

  • Activists call on end to mountaintop removal2:10

  • Cavs deal with Huang falls through2:46

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:56 am
    Tue August 31, 2010

    Air quality alert issued, serial stabbings suspect due in court. These and other stories in this Tuesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • MORPC issues another air quality alert:00

  • Stabbings suspect due in a Michigan court this morning:26

  • Cleveland couple pleads guilty to nearly 200 counts of abusing their child:44

  • Following weekend workout, Clarett signs with UFL team1:00

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:01 pm
    Mon August 30, 2010

    Judge orders mental health treatment for killer bear owner, Michigan authorities defend serial stabber investigation, number of traffic tickets issued in Ohio drops -- these stories and more in this Monday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Judge orders mental health treatment for killer bear owner

  • Michigan authorities defend serial stabber investigation
  • :40

  • Drug Policy Alliance proposes new overdose laws
  • 1:53

  • Number of traffic tickets issued in Ohio drops 3:24
  • Iowa agency investigates feed mill in salmonella outbreak
  • 4:07

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    Ohio Public Radio
    12:54 pm
    Mon August 30, 2010

    Grant to help track sex offenders

    Columbus, OH – A federal grant of more than 153 thousand dollars will help Ohio's Attorney General track sex offenders in Ohio. In an interview with Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles, A-G Richard Cordray explains keeping track of sex offenders is a daunting job for local law enforcement officials.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:44 pm
    Mon August 30, 2010

    State prepares to split education funding, program seeks to identify developmental disabilities earlier. These stories and more in this noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Comair flight headed for Cincinnati lands safely following warning light :00

  • State leaders prepare to divide federal education grant 1:11

  • Pilot project seeks early identification of developmental disabilities 3:22

  • Roebling ready for lights 5:52

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