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1:01 am
Fri September 26, 2008

Anti-muslim DVD causes concern

WCBE Newscasts
12:44 am
Fri September 26, 2008

Developing Friday afternoon

Columbus, OH –

Stories include:

  • Funeral services pending for Avon Lake man killed in Iraq

  • Macy's CEO hopes federal government can solve financial systems and consumer confidence

  • President Bush makes fresh appeal to Congress to move quickly on $700 billion bailout plan

  • Officials continue to expand trash removal programs and collection regulations to help communities clean up after Ike

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    WCBE Stories
    11:52 am
    Thu September 25, 2008

    Columbus city schools kick off levy campaign

    Columbus, OH – With less than six weeks before election day, the Columbus Schools officially kicked off its campaign for a combined tax and bond levy at Weinland Park Elementary yesterday, Alison Holm reports

    Ohio Public Radio
    11:24 am
    Thu September 25, 2008

    How will the bailout affect Ohioans

    Columbus, OH – Congressional leaders are wrestling with a possible $700 billion bailout of Wall Street financial firms. At the same time, many Ohioans are wondering what effect the troubles on Wall Street will have on the problems of Main Street. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

    WCBE Newscasts
    11:20 am
    Thu September 25, 2008

    Thursday morning news

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Uptown on the Hilltop Parade returns after 8 year hiatus

  • Columbus Board of Realtors says central Ohio home sales declined 14.4% in August

  • Circleville Police charge 3 teens with burglarizing a business before it was destroyed by fire

  • Remains of two missing Air Force pilots from Vietnam War finally discovered and identified

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    WCBE Stories
    11:16 am
    Thu September 25, 2008

    Franklin County Commissioners help out people hurt by Ike

    Columbus, OH – Franklin County Commissioners are helping out people who lost food during the power outage that followed September 14th's wind storm, with a $150,000 donation to the Mid-Ohio Food Bank. Alison Holm has more.

    WCBE Newscasts
    1:03 am
    Thu September 25, 2008

    Developing Thursday afternoon

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Goodyear intends to draw $600 million from credit line because it cannot tap investment in a money market fund

  • Ohio still up for grabs though Obama leads in state-to-state race

  • Republican Ohio Attorney General candidate Michael Crites releases first TV ad today

  • Health experts say snoring can be precursor to sleep apnea

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:33 am
    Wed September 24, 2008

    Wednesday morning news

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Police charge son of former East Cleveland Mayor with murder

  • Lake County officials say nearly 5,000 signatures collected for casino are fradulent

  • National Retail Federation predicts holiday sales to grow at slowest rate in 6 years

  • Algae blooms in Lake Erie are back in force, despite cleaner lake

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:26 am
    Wed September 24, 2008

    Salvation Army offers low-income Ohioans food replacements

    Columbus, OH – Franklin County commissioners and the Mid Ohio Foodbank today will announce plans to get food to low-income residents who are not on food stamps, but need emergency replacements for food that was spoiled in last week's power blackout. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen witnessed the impact of lost food on low-income Ohioans when he went to a Salvation Army give-away in Columbus Tuesday.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:30 am
    Wed September 24, 2008

    Developing Wednesday afternoon

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Prosecutors say Dayton mother accused of microwave-related death has no basis for third trial request

  • Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernake to "act as needed" to help boost shaky economy

  • Biden to question McCain's isolationism at speech at Cincinnati Museum Center

  • AP-Yahoo poll finds 18% of likely voters are still undecided

  • Vehicle emissions test sites in 7 NE Ohio Counties offer free replacement gas caps

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:30 am
    Tue September 23, 2008

    Tuesday morning news

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Columbus Symphony Orchestra ratifies three year contract to perform at the Ohio Theatre

  • Circleville Mayor due in court after yesterday's arrest for misconduct at an emergency

  • More 8th graders taking algebra without improvement in math

  • Cleveland Indians pitcher Fausto Carmona suspended for six games after last night's brawl

  • Ohio archaeologists are trying to figure out what killed a moose 10,000 years ago in Ohio

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:15 am
    Tue September 23, 2008

    Both sides of payday loan issue jockey for voters

    Columbus, OH – It's still not clear whether Ohioans will definitely vote in November on a plan to crack down on two week "payday" loans. That's not stopping both sides in the dispute from jockeying for position. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

    Movie Reviews
    10:31 am
    Tue September 23, 2008

    Battle in Seattle

    Small Steps

    "Labour itself is but a sorrowful song,

    The protest of the weak against the strong."

    Frederick William Faber

    As a liberal, I empathize with the protestors in the 1999 World Trade Organization meeting in Seattle. And I do empathize. The need for world organizations and big companies to consider the health of poorer countries before appropriating their resources is paramount.

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    Movie Reviews
    10:15 am
    Tue September 23, 2008

    Nights in Rodanthe

    Beyond the pale . . .

    "The sky is changed,?and such a change! O night

    And storm and darkness! ye are wondrous strong,

    Yet lovely in your strength, as is the light

    Of a dark eye in woman!"

    Lord Byron

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    WCBE Newscasts
    1:12 am
    Tue September 23, 2008

    Developing Tuesday afternoon

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Text messages used by teenagers to spread school cancellations more rapidly than before

  • Yahoo poll shows many whites still harbor negative feelings towards African-Americans

  • McCain spends day campaigning in Strongsville, Middleburg Heights, and Berea

  • September designated National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:12 am
    Mon September 22, 2008

    Monday morning news

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Police arrest two Cleveland teenagers accused of plotting attack on anniversary of school shootings

  • Southwest Ohio man convicted of attempting to use equipment to spy on female college students

  • Federal regulators shut down Ameribank in Eastern Ohio and West Virginia

  • Ohio Department of Job and Family Services warns of post-blackout scams

  • Terrelle Pryor leads OSU to victory over Troy

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:39 am
    Mon September 22, 2008

    Developing monday afternoon

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • Downtown Circleville hit by massive blaze this morning

  • McCain to visit Cleveland tonight on heels of new poll's boost

  • Gas prices fall again after Ike caused price hikes

  • 1/3 of voters will take advantage of early voting this year

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    Movie Reviews
    3:00 pm
    Fri September 19, 2008

    Choke

    Pain

    "Sex is as important as eating or drinking and we ought to allow the one appetite to be satisfied with as little restraint or false modesty as the other." Marquis de Sade

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    WCBE Newscasts
    11:38 am
    Fri September 19, 2008

    Friday morning news

    Columbus, OH –

    Stories include:

  • OSU to release details of President Gee's performance bonuses

  • Ohio National Guard will deploy approximately 60 Columbus-area soldiers for Operation Enduring Freedom

  • Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio will expand hours at landfill and two composing sites on Saturday.

  • Environmentalists fight to stop buckeye plant from moving north

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    Ohio Public Radio
    11:35 am
    Fri September 19, 2008

    Attorney General candidates face off on issue of outside law firms

    Columbus, OH – A familiar debate is taking place in the race for Ohio Attorney General. The candidates are talking about the process they'd use to hire outside law firms to do work for the Attorney General's office. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

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