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WCBE Newscasts
8:13 pm
Mon May 17, 2010

Court rejects policeman's appeal on murder conviction, Oregon racist sentenced for mailing noose to NAACP leader, legislator calls for state law on cyber bullying -- these stories and more in this Monday afternoon news.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Court rejects policeman's appeal on murder conviction

  • Oregon racist sentenced for mailing noose to NAACP leader
  • :39

  • Legislator calls for state law on cyber bullying
  • 1:15

  • Cyber bullying among children more common and more hurtful than thought
  • 3:51

  • Celebration planned for anniversary of National Road
  • 4:34

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:57 pm
    Mon May 17, 2010

    Jury selection begins in the case of a man accused of killing a Twinsburg police officer - and a state supreme court justice says it's time to review the death penalty system. These stories and more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:


  • Trial of man accused of killing Twinsburg police officer :00


  • Ohio police officer convicted of felonious assault :45


  • State supreme court justice who helped bring back death penalty says system should be reviewed 1:30


  • State applies for round 2 of Race To The Top challenge 2:18


  • Ohio students help raise funds for 9/11 memorial in Pennsylvania 5:46
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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:26 pm
    Mon May 17, 2010

    Job cuts coming in Mansfield and Ohio joins several states calling for change in news website's policy. These stories and more in this morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:


  • Job losses in Mansfield :00


  • Interview with Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray on Topix website 1:10


  • Annual prank lands some Cincinnati-area students in court 4:28


  • 30 minutes of exercise provision taken out of bill 5:14


  • Preview of the week ahead for lawmakers 5:55
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    It's Movie Time
    3:35 pm
    Fri May 14, 2010

    May 14, 2010 It's Movie Time: The Exploding Girl, Letters to Juliet

    Films reviewed: The Exploding Girl, Letters to Juliet

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

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:45 pm
    Fri May 14, 2010

    Ohio given poor grades for business climate by America's CEOs, Ohio Senators in opposition to new Global Climate Change bill---these stories and more in this Friday noon newscast.

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • Man charged in murders of women who survived concentration camps

  • Severe weather causes damage in Northeast Ohio
  • :33

  • Space Shuttle Atlantis plans for final mission today
  • 1:01

  • Sororities at Miami University suspended after behavior at formals
  • 1:52

  • Report claims Cleveland Catholic Diocese has worst sexual abuse record
  • 2:31

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    On The Marquee
    10:37 am
    Fri May 14, 2010

    May 16, 2010 On the Marquee

    New Releases Robin Hood and Letters to Juliet, New DVDs Edge of Darkness and Legion, 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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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:09 am
    Fri May 14, 2010

    Liquor control agent withholds ID in court, police scaling back security at home of alleged mass murderer. These and other stories in this Friday morning newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Agent charged with assuming dead Ohio boy's ID refuses to release his actual name in court:00

  • Cleveland cuts police security at Sowell home:29

  • Unemployment down for 4th straight week1:06

  • POTUS to visit Youngstown next week1:40

  • Ohio's U-S Senators non-committal on climate change bill2:37

  • CBJ to interview Noel today4:06

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:37 pm
    Thu May 13, 2010

    State award grant to Pike County factories to help them stay open, P&G refute claims against their new version of Pampers diapers, EPA wants flea and tick pesticides to change directions on label, these stories and more in this Thursday noon newscast

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • Man executed in connection to 1983 slaying of a motorist

  • Cincinnati City Council move forward with plan for streetcar system
  • :30

  • State awards grant to Pike County factories to help them stay open
  • :58

  • P&G refute claims against their new version of Pampers diapers
  • 1:55

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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:04 am
    Thu May 13, 2010

    Bond set for man shot by CPD, agent charged with taking i-d of murdered boy in court today. These and other stories in this Thursday morning newscast.

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Bond set for man shot by police:00

  • Court appearance for man charged with assuming i-d of dead Ohio boy:34

  • Strickland blasts Kasich's tenure at Lehman Brothers1:07

  • Bomb squad says two packages harmless2:54

  • I-70 easbound closing 3:19

  • Ohio House approves payday loan crackdown3:54

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    Cinema Classics
    9:05 am
    Thu May 13, 2010

    May 13, 2010 Cinema Classics:Superheroes

    A Cinema Classic: Superheroes

    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
    8:15 pm
    Wed May 12, 2010

    All-electric homeowners ask for rate discount guarantee, state hosting workshops on micro-businesses, Ohio House to vote to close payday loan loopholes -- these stories and more in this Wednesday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Prosecutors won't charge runaway Xenia mother

  • All-electric homeowners ask for rate discount guarantee
  • :40

  • State hosting workshops on micro-businesses
  • 2:15

  • Ohio House to vote to close payday loan loopholes
  • 2:43

  • Strickland fires new salvo in gubernatorial battle with Kasich
  • 3:21

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    Ohio Public Radio
    1:16 pm
    Wed May 12, 2010

    Immigration ballot measure delayed

    Columbus, OH – A few weeks ago, backers of an Ohio crackdown on illegal immigration vowed to go to the ballot this November with a plan that would let local police enforce national immigration rules. Now, those activists are giving up on the idea for THIS year....while insisting that they'll do it NEXT year. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

    WCBE Newscasts
    1:10 pm
    Tue May 11, 2010

    Voinovich opposes Supreme Court nominee Kagan, Palmerfest cost Athens excess of $20,000 --- these stories and more in this Tuesday noon newscast.

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • Westerville police say elderly woman involved in car crash has died

  • Full body scanners installed by end of June at Port Columbus
  • :20

  • Voinovich stands in opposition to Supreme Court nominee Kagan
  • :58

  • Government must show probable cause for freezing charities assests
  • 2:03

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:06 pm
    Tue May 11, 2010

    Ohio Democracts answer back to a sexually suggestive GOP ad, The State urges a Federal judge to reject claim by condemned inmate,Blue Jackets look at Red Wings assistant in search for head coach-these stories and more in the Tuesday morning newscast

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • Officer injured in altercation early this morning in Campus area

  • Franklin County common pleas court to reopen after fire
  • :19

  • Police make arrest in connection with shooting
  • :43

  • Recall of romaine lettuce expanding
  • 1:07

  • Hilliard City Council find successor for Nichter
  • 1:30

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    WCBE Stories
    10:11 am
    Tue May 11, 2010

    Columbus releases some land bank holdings for development.

    Columbus, Oh – Columbus City Council last night approved legislation transferring 102 properties from the municipal land bank to non-profit groups to redevelop as low-income housing. Jim Letizia reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:47 pm
    Mon May 10, 2010

    Franklin County Hall of Justice closes due to power outage, and find out what's ahead this week for Ohio lawmakers in this noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:


  • Fire and power outage at Franklin County HOJ :00


  • Protests of Arizona's immigration law at McCain's commencement address in Ohio 1:15


  • What's ahead for Ohio lawmakers this week 2:00


  • Big week for Cincinnati's street car plan 4:40


  • Credit unions join to offer affordable student loans 6:30
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    11:59 am
    Mon May 10, 2010

    Motion sensors in homes for electricity

    Columbus, OH – Motion-sensing switches that turn electric lights on and off are becoming more popular for people wanting to cut their home energy costs. The Environment Report's Lester Graham has details.

    Ohio Public Radio
    11:54 am
    Mon May 10, 2010

    Debate over tax cuts for wind projects

    Columbus, OH – In the next couple weeks, the Ohio House of Representatives may vote on a plan to give a tax break to developers of wind energy projects. Supporters are warning --- if the tax cut does not become reality, Ohio will miss out on hundreds of wind turbines AND the jobs they can generate. But not everyone is energetically backing this plan. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

    WCBE Newscasts
    11:48 am
    Mon May 10, 2010

    Columbus police investigate triple shooting, and a death row inmate claims his drug tolerance would deny him a painless execution. These stories and more in this morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:


  • Columbus police investigate shootings :00


  • Triple shooting in Elyria :38


  • School districts seek waivers for all-day K :50


  • Inmate says drug tolerance will deprive him of painless execution 2:49


  • Republican web-ad against Fisher angers Democrats 3:16
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    Movie Reviews
    9:29 am
    Sat May 8, 2010

    Sex and the City 2

    Quelle domage.

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