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WCBE Newscasts
8:12 pm
Wed May 26, 2010

Columbus approves development of new supportive housing project, sponsor of Plan B bill notes new study on emergency contraceptives, bill to kill state income tax dies in committee -- these stories and more in this Wednesday afternoon news.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Cincinnati school board drops trespassing charges against civil rights leaders

  • Feds say Ohio has more stimulus-funded water projects than other states
  • :41

  • City approves development of new supportive housing project
  • 1:30

  • Sponsor of Plan B bill notes new study on emergency contraceptivea
  • 2:25

  • Bill to kill state income tax dies in committee
  • 3:37

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    WCBE Newscasts
    8:01 pm
    Wed May 26, 2010

    Governor names Tom Stickrath Public Safety director, unusual coalition fights dumping dredging dregs in Lake Erie, testimony begins in Air Force sexual harrasment case -- these stories and more in this Wednesday noon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Lancaster man arrested in Southside arson deaths

  • Governor names Tom Stickrath Public Safety director
  • :24

  • State SupCt rejects AG's arguement against cigarette company
  • 1:04

  • Unusual coalition fights dumping dredging dregs in Lake Erie
  • 1:51

  • Testimony begins in Air Force sexual harrasment case
  • 3:09

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    WCBE Newscasts
    7:49 pm
    Wed May 26, 2010

    Electric car maker announces battery plant in Ohio, legislature to vote on new rules for casinos, Senate rejects Collins-Taylor as Public Safety director -- these stories and more in this Wednesday morning news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Hilliard student drowns

  • Electric car maker announces battery plant in Ohio :44
  • Legislature to vote on new rules for casinos
  • 1:34

  • State officials approve tax incentives for TJX
  • 3:15

  • Senate rejects Collins-Taylor as Public Safety director
  • 3:44

  • City paying to evaluate land bank holdings
  • 5:43

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    Ohio Public Radio
    12:36 pm
    Wed May 26, 2010

    Senate rejects Cathy Collins Taylor

    Columbus, OH – The Republican controlled Ohio Senate has refused to confirm Democratic Governor Ted Strickland's nominee to head the Ohio Department of Public Safety. As Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports, that decision came after more than two hours worth of fiery debates about politics...and its role in the confirmation process.

    Ohio Public Radio
    12:26 pm
    Wed May 26, 2010

    Next casino debate - commission oversight and salaries

    Columbus, OH – Ohio legislators plan to vote this week on new rules for the state's four new gambling casinos in Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, and Toledo. Among the proposed rules is a provision that would set up a new state commission to OVERSEE the casinos. How much the commissioners should be paid is sparking some debate, as statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

    WCBE Newscasts
    12:37 pm
    Tue May 25, 2010

    State officals approve financial incentivites encouraging TJX to build in New Albany, Ohio appliance rebate program has come to an end, Cleveland cancels plans with Chinese lighting company -- these stories and more in this Tuesday noon newscast.

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • State officals approve financial incentivites encouraging TJX to build in New Albany

  • Man given 1.1 million after wrongfully spending 18 years in jail
  • :42

  • Trail for man charged with killing a Twinsburg police officer continues
  • 1:05

  • Funeral was held yesterday for West Memphis officer
  • 1:54

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    WCBE Newscasts
    10:49 am
    Tue May 25, 2010

    Coda automotive to build battery plant in Central Ohio, Government trying to keep five Hutaree members in jail till trial -- these stories and more in this Tuesday morning newscast.

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • Two dead after house fire on the south side

  • Eric Brown in hot water after possible campaign violation
  • :18

  • Columbus Schools to fill
    Chief Academic Officer position
  • 1:02

  • Franklin County coroner's empolyee put on leave after mix-up
  • 1:47

  • Medical Examiner fired after giving faulty testimony in death sentence case
  • 2:16

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    WCBE Newscasts
    8:29 pm
    Mon May 24, 2010

    Ohio sheriffs want ability to move out of city limits, GE to build turbines for Lake Erie wind farm, marble maker fires up furnace one last time --these stories and more in this Monday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • State to try "video visits" for inmates

  • Ohio sheriffs want ability to move out of city limits
  • 1:01

  • GE to build turbines for Lake Erie wind farm 1:43
  • Ohio higher ed continues to bring classes to high school
  • 3:04

  • Marble maker fires up furnace one last time
  • 3:41

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    WCBE Newscasts
    8:18 pm
    Mon May 24, 2010

    Special programs helps cops deal with mentally ill suspects, state left with surplus H1N1 flu shots, GE will build turbines for Lake Erie wind farm -- these stories and more in this Monday noon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • FBI says crime declines in Ohio and nationwide

  • Ohio first to neet federal sex offender guidelines
  • :48

  • Special programs helps cops deal with mentally ill suspects
  • 1:28

  • State left with surplus H1N1 flue shots
  • 2:20

  • Columbus offers in-school vaccination clinics reflects new approach
  • 3:11

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    WCBE Stories
    8:03 pm
    Mon May 24, 2010

    New Parking meters rates and hours for downtown Columbus

    Columbus OH – some of the changes to Columbus' parking meter rates and hours begin to take effect in June. The changes are the product of an advisory committee comprised of business owners, residents, and municipal officials that was appointed by the city last year. Jim Letizia reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    7:57 pm
    Mon May 24, 2010

    High fructose backlash cuts jobs in Ohio, track owners pushing again for VLTs, unemployment fund dependent on federal loans -- these stories and more in this Monday morning news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Police look for suspects in fatal west side shooting

  • High fructose backlash cuts jobs in Ohio
  • :24

  • Track owners pushing again for VLTs
  • 1:08

  • Former astronauts ask shuttle retire in Dayton
  • 3:17

  • Unemployment fund dependent on federal loans
  • 4:04

  • Falling crude oil price refected in Ohio
  • 5:29<>

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    Movie Reviews
    1:21 pm
    Fri May 21, 2010

    Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

    Not to be confused with Pirates of the Caribbean or Thief of Baghdad

    Princess Tamina: "Only the Dagger can unlock the Sands of Time. And there are those who would use this power to destroy the world."

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:00 pm
    Fri May 21, 2010

    Ohio unlikely to expand health care coverage due to limited budget, Ohio Senate continue to ignore home forclosures plan --- these stories and more in this Friday morning newscast.

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • Two Memphis police officers killed during traffic stop

  • Fire at Dayton scrap yard shown to be clear of hazardous materials
  • :33

  • Ohio's public safety director denied confirmation by key committee
  • 1:15

  • Ohio unlikely to expand health care coverage due to limited budget
  • 2:32

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:39 pm
    Fri May 21, 2010

    Delays for many Ohioans waiting for appliance rebate checks, Ohio Supreme Court ruled customers can sue a business for taxes that don't exist --- these stories and more in this Friday noon newscast.

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • Service store clerk charged after successful sting

  • Portage County says they can't afford to repay the state
  • :46

  • Ohio unemployment rate falls a bit from March report
  • 1:20

  • Delays for many Ohioans waiting for appliance rebate checks
  • 2:53

  • Cleveland's shipping port agency puts up money for films
  • 3:38

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    It's Movie Time
    9:59 am
    Fri May 21, 2010

    May 21, 2010 It's Movie Time: Skin, Shrek Forever After, The Cartel

    Films reviewed: Skin, Shrek Forever After, The Cartel

    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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    On The Marquee
    9:07 am
    Fri May 21, 2010

    May 23, 2010 On the Marquee

    New Releases MacGruber and Shrek Forever After, New DVDs Invictus and The Messenger, 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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    Cinema Classics
    4:25 pm
    Thu May 20, 2010

    May 20, 2010 Cinema Classics:Robin Hood

    A Cinema Classic: Robin Hood

    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
    1:06 pm
    Thu May 20, 2010

    Records show two BP refineries which received 97% of all saftey citations, Proposed rules force Ohio casions to pay out 85% of money they take in ---these stories and more in this Thursday noon newscast.

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • Perrysburg man killed in suicide attack in Afghanistan

  • Demjanjuk trial held up for a third day due to medical problems
  • :21

  • Wal-mart pulls line of toys due to high levels of Cadmium
  • :51

  • Ohio Senate given bill which requires disclosure when selling a home
  • 1:47

  • US Senate reject proposal to lower credit card rates
  • 2:19

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:45 pm
    Thu May 20, 2010

    A fourth Hutaree has been allowed to leave jail, Ohio Senate approve a bill which encourages healither meals at schools, National events to honor bicyclists killed while riding on public roads -these stories and more in this Wednesday noon newscast.

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • A fourth Hutaree has been allowed to leave jail until trail

  • Power plant near Marietta will shut down due to constant violations
  • :42

  • Bill proposed barring Tom Charles from investigating an agency where he has ties
  • 1:20

  • Lawyer serving in Northeast Ohio pleads guilty
  • 2:30

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:44 pm
    Thu May 20, 2010

    A fourth Hutaree has been allowed to leave jail, Ohio Senate approve a bill which encourages healither meals at schools, National events to honor bicyclists killed while riding on public roads -these stories and more in this Wednesday noon newscast.

    Columbus,OH – Stories include:

  • A fourth Hutaree has been allowed to leave jail until trail

  • Power plant near Marietta will shut down due to constant violations
  • :42

  • Bill proposed barring Tom Charles from investigating an agency where he has ties
  • 1:20

  • Lawyer serving in Northeast Ohio pleads guilty
  • 2:30

  • Ohio Senate approve a bill which encourages healither meals at schools
  • 3:02

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