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WCBE Newscasts
12:35 pm
Thu November 12, 2009

Columbus woman who claimed she witnessed husband's murder is now charged with the slaying, and Cleveland police identify 10th woman whose remains were found at accused serial killer's home. This and more in Thursday's morning newscast.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Columbus woman who claimed she witnessed husband's murder is now charged with the slaying. :00

  • Cleveland police identify 10th woman whose remains were found at accused serial killer's home. :37

  • Charges won't be filed against woman who abandoned newborn at Lewis Center grocery store. 1:15

  • Gov. Strickland decries sexual harassment scandal in office of former Ohio Attorney General. 1:30

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:45 pm
    Wed November 11, 2009

    Woman abducted at gunpoint was rescued unharmed after I-77 car chase, and reports say horse track in suburban Columbus installed slots-like computer machines. These stories and more in Wednesday's afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Woman abducted at gunpoint by ex-boyfriend was rescued unharmed after I-77 car chase. :00

  • New public opinion poll shows declining job approval numbers for Gov. Strickland. :30

  • Reports say horse track in suburban Columbus installed slots-like computer machines. 1:35

  • Small business owners in Ohio worry about financial effects of health care reform. 2:10

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    Ohio Public Radio
    12:29 pm
    Wed November 11, 2009

    New public opinion poll shows sinking numbers for Gov. Strickland.

    Columbus, OH – A new public opinion poll has bad news for Governor Ted Strickland. It shows his job approval rating continues to sink, and his Republican challenger in next year's election has pulled even with him. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen has the numbers.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:25 pm
    Wed November 11, 2009

    Columbus police investigate fatal shooting on the north side early this morning, and debate over health care reform in Ohio considers the impact on small business. These stories plus more in Wednesday's noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Columbus police investigate fatal shooting on the north side early this morning. :00

  • Cleveland police plan precautionary search next door to house where 11 bodies were found. :16

  • Debate over health care reform in congress and Ohio considers impact on small business. :45

  • Head of Ohio hospital says current health care legislation will need to be fixed in a few years. 2:09

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:44 am
    Wed November 11, 2009

    Autopsy shows Marine from Hamilton, Ohio found dead near his barracks died from blows to the head, and Ohio senate committee works on a plan to fill projected budget gap, but direction is unclear. This and more in Wednesday's morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Autopsy shows Marine from Hamilton, Ohio found dead near his barracks died from blows to the head. :00

  • Sandusky woman found dead in Pennsylvania died of severe head trauma, ex-boyfriend charged. :24

  • Health officials remind Ohioans to take precautions against seasonal flu as well as H1N1. :43

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:44 pm
    Tue November 10, 2009

    Cuyahoga coroner's office identifies two additional victims of alleged serial killer--and--Columbus Schools superintendent Harris says students will likely be grandfathered into their current schools in rezoning plan, plus more in this Tuesday mornin

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Cuyahoga coroner's office identifies two additional victims of alleged serial killer :00

  • Columbus Schools superintendent Harris says students will likely be grandfathered into their current schools in rezoning plan 1:15

  • Ohio State University try to determine whether two incidents of lung ailment are tied to campus office 3:21

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:29 pm
    Tue November 10, 2009

    Mother in Baby Grace murder asks for new trial, legislators face heat on income tax cut proposal, and rock museum honors Janis Joplin -- these stories and more in this Tuesday noon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Mother in Baby Grace murder asks for new trial

  • Ohio inmate convicted in 1990 new York murder
  • :39

  • Legislators face heat on income tax cut proposal
  • 1:13

  • Next step for climate bill not clear
  • 2:00

  • Ohio early adopter of stricter education standards
  • 3:19

  • Rock museum honors Janis Joplin
  • 4:01

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    Movie Reviews
    9:23 am
    Tue November 10, 2009

    New Moon

    Baying at the moon, big time.

    "I love you. You're my only reason to stay alive." Edward Cullen


    How many times can "I can't live without you" or its variant be said in a movie? Too many when it's New Moon, the new teen tease of the Twilight Saga. I get the idea that teens long for each other much more than adults do, making teens the horniest animals on the planet.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:45 pm
    Mon November 9, 2009

    Death penalty reinstated in 1985 murder case, reward offered in Dennis Lewis murder, and new liability standards proposed for foreign manufacturers -- these stories and more in this Monday a

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Death penalty reinstated in 1985 murder case

  • OSU looks for cause of histoplasmosis cases
  • :40

  • Widow in work death case has deadline to challenge ruling
  • 1:16

  • Legislators push to expand concealed carry
  • 1:56

  • Reward offered in Dennis Lewis murder
  • 3:09

  • New liability standards proposed for foreign manufacturers
  • 3:38

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:32 pm
    Mon November 9, 2009

    Marine killed in North Carolina identified as Ohio native--and--Cleveland man with bodies hidden in his home is investigated for connections to killings in places he lived during military career, plus more in this afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Marine killed in North Carolina identified as Ohio native :00

  • Cleveland man with bodies hidden in his home is investigated for connections to killings in places he lived during military career :41

  • Fire chief shot at his fire station apparently committed suicide 1:24

  • Columbus Health Department hosts free vaccination clinics today and tomorrow 1:57

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:33 am
    Mon November 9, 2009

    H1N1 clinics scheduled for this week in Franklin and Delaware counties--and--National Adoption Awareness month calls on Ohio leaders to invest in adoption after $43 million budget cuts, plus more in this Monday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • H1N1 clinics scheduled for this week in Franklin and Delaware counties :00

  • National Adoption Awareness month calls on Ohio leaders to invest in adoption after $43 million budget cuts 2:56

  • Convicted sex offender from Ohio arrested in West Virginia 3:51

  • OSU legislators plan to discuss projected $850 million hole in state budget 4:51

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    Movie Reviews
    9:58 am
    Sun November 8, 2009

    Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire

    Unreal Reality

    "My name is Clareece Precious Jones. I want to be on the cover of a magazine. I wish a had a light-skinned boyfriend with good hair. But first I want to be in one of those BET videos."

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    Movie Reviews
    3:39 pm
    Sat November 7, 2009

    2012

    Unmessy Italian

    "When they tell you not to panic... that's when you run!" Jackson Curtis (John Cusack)

    Because these holidays are potential disasters for many, I suggest they see 2012 for their annual torture, putting off the gods of mishap for another year by experiencing vicariously. And this film delivers all the calamity of a hot Italian family feast without the mess.

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    It's Movie Time
    1:31 pm
    Fri November 6, 2009

    November 6, 2009 It's Movie Time; Coco Before Chanel, Disney's A Christmas Carol

    Films reviewed: Coco Before Chanel, Disney's A Christmas Carol

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

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    Movie Reviews
    11:30 am
    Fri November 6, 2009

    Disney's A Christmas Carol

    Disney and the Dark Side

    "Secret and self-contained and solitary as an oyster." Charles Dickens, "A Christmas Carol"


    Disney and the dark side are rarely synonymous. The sugar dripping from the castle seems ceaseless. Yet one of its better films to come out recently is Disney's A Christmas Carol, which features real and personified death in such prominence that even the dark Dickens might be surprised.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    4:49 pm
    Thu November 5, 2009

    Previously-denied suspicions a Minnesota casino company was helping finance campaign for Issue 3 turn out to be true.

    Columbus, OH – During the Ohio Issue 3 campaign, there were suspicions a Minnesota casino company was helping finance the vote-yes side. Backers of the measure approved by voters Tuesday said that wasn't true, but it turns out it IS true. Statehouse Correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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