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It's Movie Time
10:54 am
Thu April 23, 2009

April 24, 2009 It's Movie Time: State of Play, Earth

Films reviewed: State of Play, Earth


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

Be sure to listen to On the Marquee, John and Kristin's weekly podcast about new releases on the screen and DVD.

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Cinema Classics
10:23 am
Thu April 23, 2009

April 23, 2009 Cinema Classics: Motorcycles

A Cinema Classic: Motorcycles

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
4:00 am
Thu April 23, 2009

Unemployment rate sky rocketing- GM summer closing could scare buyers- These stories and more on Thursday afternoon newscast

Columbus, Oh –

  • Labor department reports unemployment claims rose more to more than 6.1 million :00
  • GM's decision to close this summer could scare potential car buyers 1:10
  • Class action attorney seeks millions of dollars from city of Cleveland for ticketed traffic cam drivers 3:30
  • Ohio senate vote to remove "retardation" from disability agency names 4:04
  • NCR corporation lost 15 million in first quarter 5:48
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    WCBE Newscasts
    3:36 am
    Thu April 23, 2009

    Thursday morning news

    Columbus, Oh –

  • Warren county turned down Lucas county offer to dispose of unwanted stimulus money
  • State amending list of highway projects to recieve federal stimulus money
  • General Motors to close nine weeks this summer due to slumping sales
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    WCBE Newscasts
    3:20 am
    Thu April 23, 2009

    Thursday morning follow up

    Columbus, OH –

  • Grand Jury returned 18-count indictment charge in 18-million dollar fraudulent case :00
  • Ohio Secretary of State recommends to eliminate the Golden Week :41
  • Warren County prosecuter asks judge to deny new trial in drowning murder case 1:37
  • Six billion dollars to be used to clean up nuclear weapons sites 2:12
  • Bill apporved making it illegal to collect bodily fluids from others without consent 2:48
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    WCBE Newscasts
    2:56 am
    Thu April 23, 2009

    Ohio man pleads guilty to resturant fire- Roomate arrested in Sharonville slayings- Bench built to remember underground railroad- These stories and more on Thursdays morning news

    Columbus, OH –

  • An employee of Reynoldsburg restaurant pleads guily to setting the place a blaze :09
  • Arguments concerning display of ten commandments underway :17
  • Governor Strickland ordering state to cut spending 1:05
  • Roomate arrested in Hamilton County for 2007 Sharonville slayings 4:24
  • Toni Morrison to commemorate Underground Railroad in Oberlin 4:48
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    On The Marquee
    1:51 pm
    Wed April 22, 2009

    April 24, 2009 On the Marquee

    New Releases Earth and The Soloist, New DVDs The Wrestler and Frost/Nixon, and More

    On the Marquee is a weekly podcast, highlighting the week's movie releases?both in theaters and on DVD.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    5:21 am
    Wed April 22, 2009

    Three Ohio residents indited for 18 million dollar fraud case- Ohio Preschool education has lowest teacher qualifications- Blue jackets and Nationwide arena brought in an estimated 2 billion dollars- These stories and more Wendsday afternoon newscast

    Columbus, OH –

  • Federal Grand Jury returned 18-count indictment charging three Ohio residents in 18-million-dollar fraud case :00
  • 6 billion to be spent to clean up nuclear weapons sites at cold war-era facilities :39
  • Columbus Blue Jackets and Nationwide arena brought in two-billion dollars since 2000 1:22
  • Teacher qualifications are at a all time low for Ohio preschools 3:44
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    WCBE Newscasts
    2:20 am
    Wed April 22, 2009

    Cincinnati Archbishop opposed to President Obama speech- Ohio advocates push for state budget to aid needy families- Government to loan General Motors 5 billion to aid working capital- These stories and more on Wendsdays afternoon newscast

    Columbus, OH –

  • Cincinnati Archbishop opposes to President Obama to deliver commencement speech at Notre Dame :20
  • Lawmakers debate upcoming state budget, advocates want more funding to aid needy families :40
  • Franklin University will open campus in Indianapolis as the university's first domestic expansion 2:03
  • U.S. government to loan General Motors 5 billion dollars to make it through June 1st 2:26
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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:00 am
    Wed April 22, 2009

    Authorities ID body in Ohio River as that of missing coal barge deckhand--and--federal judge says Ohio's lethal injection process has flaws but remains constitutional, plus more in the morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio legislators take another look at a plan to keep sexually violent predators locked up after their prison time - 1:29

  • Butler County school district bans texting between students and staff after a text-based inappropriate relationship emerged - 2:49

  • Suburban Cleveland school district chooses to charge student-athletes' families up to $1,000 instead of eliminating sports - 3:27

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:54 am
    Wed April 22, 2009

    FBI says Massachusettes jewelry store and Columbus armored car facility burglaries bear remarkable similarities--and--state senators OK a bill to make collecting bodily fluids without a person's consent illegal, plus more in the afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio woman on trial for conspiring to obtain bogus Ohio ID cards for illegal aliens - 2:52

  • Earth Day grows in popularity, but may leave important elements out of the discussion - 4:36

  • New study shows Columbus Blue Jackets have brought more than $2 billion to Columbus - 5:43

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    Movie Reviews
    4:32 pm
    Tue April 21, 2009

    The Soloist

    Mostly hits the right chords

    Most of us know that The Soloist is a true story about a Julliard dropout, Nathaniel Ayers (Jamie Foxx), who plays two strings of a violin on the streets of LA until LA Times reporter Steve Lopez (Robert Downey, Jr.) writes about him in columns and eventually a book, "The Soloist: A Lost Dream, and Unlikely Friendship, and the Redemptive Power of Music." And Ayers is no easy subject.

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    WCBE Stories
    2:14 am
    Tue April 21, 2009

    City Council approved legislation for demolition of closed downtown mall

    Columbus, OH –

  • A 165-million dollar project under way for a new park in downtown Columbus
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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:55 am
    Tue April 21, 2009

    EPA say Ohio 4th largest CO2 polluter -- Keycorp reports a first quarter loss- Huron County leads state in unemployment - These stories and more on the Tuesday afternoon news

    Columbus, OH –

  • Cleveland based Keycorp reports a 488 million dollar loss :22
  • U.S. EPA says Ohio is fourth largest emmitter of carbon dioxide in the country 2:20
  • Ohio Department of job and family services say Huron County leads the state in joblessness 3:00
  • Northeast Ohio car dealer released from prison after money laundering scam 5:38
  • Akron police report 52-year-old woman attacked after first day as an exoctic dancer 6:08
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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:12 am
    Tue April 21, 2009

    Contaminated pistachios recalled in Ohio -- NE Ohio school district finds applicant out of hundreds- Deportation stay dismissed for alleged death camp guard - These stories and more on the Tuesday Morning Newscast

    Columbus, OH –

  • Ohio State defensive tackle fined for drunk driving :26
  • Ohio plants recall raw pistachio for possible salmonella traces 5:27
  • Ohio School district hires janitor from pool of 800 applicants 8:47
  • Deportation stay dismissed for alleged death camp guard 9:36
  • Ohio House speaker says the use of gambling to raise revenue is strickly prohibited 11:18
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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:35 am
    Mon April 20, 2009

    Columbus man pleads guilty to ID theft -- and rail advocates cheer federal support -- plus more in this Monday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Former car dealership employee pleads guilty to ID theft
  • Rail advocates celebrate announced federal 1:08
  • Eaton Corporation reports first quarter losses 4:28
  • Plant workers claim lung damage from popcorn flavoring 5:22
  • Toledo lawmaker suggests sanitation workers supplement police 5:48
  • Cavs coach named NBA Coach of the Year 6:22

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:30 am
    Mon April 20, 2009

    Ohio Consumers Counsel takes court action against American Electric Power--and--defense attorney subpoenas 7 of 12 jurors who voted to convict a man of drowning his wife, plus more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Marine charged with killing a pregnant Ohioan faces first court day today - 1:04

  • Ohio lawmakers get back to work on budget after 2-week vacation - 1:51

  • Ohio farmers delay planting thanks to cool, wet Spring - 3:16

  • Three Ohio companies rank in Fortune's top 25 largest American companies - 3:40

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:29 am
    Mon April 20, 2009

    Question looms over how many Ohioans will lose jobs in GM's 1,600 worker layoff--and--U.S. Supreme Court rejects appeal of fired bank whistleblower who wants his job back, plus more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Toledo mayoral candidate says city should have trash collectors watch for crime if police are laid off - 1:00

  • April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and Ohio is showing progress - 2:52

  • Mussels being raised at Columbus zoo will restore damaged population in Ohio River - 4:38

  • Organization links increase in organ donors with death of Ohio congresswoman - 5:37

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    It's Movie Time
    1:45 pm
    Fri April 17, 2009

    April 17, 2009 It's Movie Time: Observe and Report, 17 Again, Sita Sings the Blues

    Films reviewed: Observe and Report, 17 Again, Sita Sings the Blues

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

    Be sure to listen to On the Marquee, John and Kristin's weekly podcast about new releases on the screen and DVD.

    And, for the latest updates, become a fan of It's Movie Time on Facebook.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:17 am
    Fri April 17, 2009

    GM says its prepared to launch a public bond-exchange to help reduce its debt--and--a state employees' union protests a plan to use prison inmates to fill jobs on statehouse maintenance staff, plus more in this newscast.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Attorneys for a Columbus man accused of murdering a woman and leaving her son at a highway restway stop is asking for another psychological evaluation - :33

  • Majority Democrats in the Ohio House are making substantial changes to Governor Strickland's education reform plan - 2:28

  • Ohio's new stimulus watchdog says he'd like to prevent wasteful spending before it happens - 4:44

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