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WCBE Newscasts
12:35 pm
Wed December 2, 2009

Delta Airlines will cut more flights at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky airport in February, and the Ohio House yesterday approved plan to hike punishment for illegal drag racing. These stories and more in Wednesday's morning newscast.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Delta Airlines will cut more flights at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky airport in February. :00

  • Producer of firefighter and first-responder gear will add 150 jobs to southwest Ohio plant. :42

  • Ohio House of Representatives yesterday approved plan to hike punishment for illegal drag racing. 1:17

  • Jerry Fiala wins coin toss to become mayor of Kent after tying opponent Rick Hawksley in recount. 2:25

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:32 pm
    Wed December 2, 2009

    Ohio Supreme Court rejects appeal from death row inmate who shot three people in 1994, and teenager on a hike finds remains of Native American along central Ohio creek. This plus more in Wednesday's noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Lima authorities say woman died in early morning apartment fire after calling for help. :00

  • Ohio Supreme Court rejects appeal from death row inmate who shot three people in 1994. :25

  • Court also affirmed another death sentence for man convicted of aggravated murder. :54

  • Teenager on a hike finds remains of Native American along central Ohio creek. 1:33

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    Movie Reviews
    12:31 pm
    Wed December 2, 2009

    The Damned United

    Damned Good

    "The best football coach the England team never had."

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:32 am
    Wed December 2, 2009

    Ohio lawmakers take first step to move mega-farm oversight into Department of Agriculture, but the plan has its critics.

    Columbus, OH – Ohio lawmakers have taken the first step in what seems to be a sensible idea-- moving oversight of the state's 160 mega-farms designated as concentrated animal feeding operations into the Department of Agriculture. But as statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports, the plan has its critics.

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    Movie Reviews
    3:57 pm
    Tue December 1, 2009

    The Young Victoria

    Some needed romantic stretching

    "I am young, but I am willing to learn, and I mean to devote my life to the service of my country and my people." Queen Victoria (Emily Blunt)

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:31 pm
    Tue December 1, 2009

    Ohio's congressional delegation weights in on President's Afghanistan strategy--and--Cleveland City Council expands anti-bias laws to prevent denial of jobs or housing based on gender identity, plus more in this Tuesday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio's congressional delegation weights in on President's Afghanistan strategy :00

  • Cleveland City Council expands anti-bias laws to prevent denial of jobs or housing based on gender identity 1:55

  • Health officials in central Ohio schedule several H1N1 vaccination clinics this week 2:31

  • Call and Post newspaper in Cleveland under fire for portrayal of state lawmaker as Aunt Jemima 3:52

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:15 am
    Tue December 1, 2009

    Franklin County prosecutor and assistant named as special prosecutors in investigation of fatal shooting last month--and--German prosecutors begin their case against John Demjanjuck, plus more in this Tuesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Franklin County prosecutor and assistant named as special prosecutors in investigation of fatal shooting last month :00

  • German prosecutors begin their case against John Demjanjuck :33

  • Columbus police identify man killed in violent attack on Monday 1:10

  • Grand jury indicts Athens County Democratic party chair on counts of election-related bribery 1:27

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:31 pm
    Mon November 30, 2009

    Mayor Coleman and president of City Council study Columbus's legal power to regulate private casino projects--and--health officials request another shipment of H1N1 vaccine, plus more in this Monday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:
    Mayor Coleman and president of City Council study Columbus's legal power to regulate private casino projects :00


    Health officials request another shipment of H1N1 vaccine :42


    Big business like AEP take steps to keep swine flu from affecting operations 2:27


    Ohio wildlife officials expect hunters to bag as many as 125,000 deer this year 2:56


    Ohio's 1-800-Wildlife hotline extends hours until December 6th 4:38

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:13 am
    Mon November 30, 2009

    American Municipal Power Inc. scraps plans to build coal plant in Ohio--and--Ohio solar panel makers say demand remains high, plus more in this Monday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • American Municipal Power Inc. scraps plans to build coal plant in Ohio :00

  • Ohio solar panel makers say demand is high :41

  • First Energy wants more time to develop program that meets energy standards :56

  • Dublin Scioto High School students gather following death of classmates 2:19

  • Postal Service says mail sent to troops in Iraq and Afghanistan should be sent by Friday 2:43

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    It's Movie Time
    12:48 pm
    Fri November 27, 2009

    November 27, 2009 It's Movie Time; Fantastic Mr. Fox, Ninja Assassin, Old Dogs

    Films reviewed: Fantastic Mr. Fox, Ninja Assassin, Old Dogs

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

    Listen to On the Marquee, our weekly broadcast about new releases on the screen and DVD: Sundays at 9:01 AM or on demand at WCBE.org


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    Cinema Classics
    11:36 am
    Thu November 26, 2009

    November 26 & 28 2009 Cinema Classics: Law and Film

    A Cinema Classic: Law and Film

    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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    On The Marquee
    4:16 pm
    Wed November 25, 2009

    November 29, 2009 On the Marquee

    New Releases Old Dogs and Fantastic Mr. Fox, New DVDs Angels & Demons and Shorts, 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, become a fan on Facebook.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:30 pm
    Tue November 24, 2009

    Veterans Affairs Hospital in Cleveland investigates whether employees looked into serial killer Anthony Sowell--and--Former Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann drops lawsuit against former top aide, plus more in this Tuesday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Veterans Affairs Hospital in Cleveland investigates whether employees looked into serial killer Anthony Sowell :00

  • Former Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann drops lawsuit against former top aide :26

  • Space shuttle Atlantis astronauts prepare to leave International Space Station 1:02

  • Columbus City Council amends tax deal designed to lure New Jersey company 1:28

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:23 am
    Tue November 24, 2009

    Firefighter sentenced to prison for robberies related to heroin addiction--and--Columbus City Council last night approves 4.89% rate increase for water and sewer customers next year, plus more in this Tuesday morning newcast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Firefighter sentenced to prison for robberies related to heroin addiction :00

  • Columbus City Council last night approves 4.89% rate increase for water and sewer customers next year 1:01

  • State health officials order another batch of H1N1 vaccine 4:35

  • Mason City Council tables proposal to tax admissions and parking at King's Island 5:34

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:42 pm
    Mon November 23, 2009

    Home sales rise thanks to buyers rushing to take advantage of expiring tax credit--and--Ohio's hospitals plan more cutbacks as they brace for new tax, plus more in this Monday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Home sales rise thanks to buyers rushing to take advantage of expiring tax credit :00

  • Ohio's hospitals plan more cutbacks as they brace for new tax :49

  • State auditor orders performance audit of Ohio lottery over worries about casinos and Keno 2:02

  • Ohio BMV offers new license plate design 4:56

  • AAA says 33.2 million Americans will travel away from home by car this Thanksgiving 5:16

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:15 am
    Mon November 23, 2009

    Ohio man sentenced for killing his mother and brother--and--father of lethal injection says number of fatal drugs used doesn't matter, plus more in this Monday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio man sentenced for killing his mother and brother :00

  • Father of lethal injection says number of fatal drugs used doesn't matter :28

  • Ohio legislators push to plug budget hole with slot machine money 1:01

  • Teachers' Union and Ohio Republicans battle over Republican request 2:29

  • OSU coach Tressel says the win of Michigan gives team time to relax 3:12

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    WCBE Newscasts
    4:43 pm
    Fri November 20, 2009

    Cleveland stone contractor charged with bribing high-ranking Cuyahoga County official, and reports of credit and debit card fraud spiking in Ohio and nationally. These stories plus more in Friday's afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:
    Stone contractor charged with bribing high-ranking Cuyahoga County official. :00


    Ohio Attorney General files charges against three credit rating agencies. :30


    Reports of credit and debit card fraud spiking in Ohio and nationally.1:54


    Columbus Zoo and Aquarium interim director now officially acting director. 5:10

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    Ohio Public Radio
    1:23 pm
    Fri November 20, 2009

    Proposed state law cracks down on "wage theft" to keep companies from short-changing workers on pay.

    Columbus, OH – Some Ohio companies occasionally short-change their workers on pay. Critics call that "wage theft" and are proposing a new state law to crack down on the practice. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:03 pm
    Fri November 20, 2009

    Cincinnati appeals court hears argument this afternoon against lethal injection of convicted killer, and the Ohio unemployment rate rises for first time in three months, up to 10.5% in October. These stories and more in Friday's noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Cincinnati appeals court hears argument this afternoon against lethal injection of convicted killer. :00

  • Ohio Attorney General sues credit rating agencies saying they gave unjustifiably high ratings for a fee. :38

  • Ohio unemployment rate rises for first time in three months, up to 10.5% in October. 1:19

  • Critics of "wage theft" propose new state law to prevent short-changing workers on pay. 2:00

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    It's Movie Time
    12:51 pm
    Fri November 20, 2009

    November 13, 2009 It's Movie Time; New Moon, Precious

    Films reviewed: New Moon, Precious

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

    Be sure to listen on Sunday mornings at 9:01 to On the Marquee, John and Kristin's weekly broadcast covering the latest movie releases, both on the screen and on DVD and Blu-ray.

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