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WCBE Newscasts
4:05 am
Fri January 25, 2008

6:33 - Fri Jan 25

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Bush administration calls congress to approve economic stimulis package - Hilary Clinton plans Ohio fundraiser - Ohio presidential candidate expected to drop out of race - Governor Strickland against tax raises to pay for budget cut - Chief judge strips death penalty cases from colleauge - Dallas cowboys hire Browns defensive coordinator as thier new defensive line coach

WCBE Newscasts
4:05 am
Fri January 25, 2008

6:33 - Fri Jan 25

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Bush administration calls congress to approve economic stimulis package - Hilary Clinton plans Ohio fundraiser - Ohio presidential candidate expected to drop out of race - Governor Strickland against tax raises to pay for budget cut - Chief judge strips death penalty cases from colleauge - Dallas cowboys hire Browns defensive coordinator as thier new defensive line coach

Ohio Public Radio
3:59 am
Fri January 25, 2008

State considers options for budget shortfall

Columbus, OH – Millions of Ohioans could feel the impact, if state government services are cut....but that's one of the strategies that Governor Ted Strickland and many state legislators are looking at...to fill a projected money shortfall in the 52 billion dollar state budget. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Stories
3:53 am
Fri January 25, 2008

Fire officials urge safe use of heating devices

Columbus, OH – Bitter cold temperatures this winter have the state fire marshal reminding Ohioans to be smart when using portable heaters, wood stoves and fireplaces to keep warm. Fire marshal spokesperson Shane Cartmill says there were more than 60 deaths or injuries in 1,600 heating-related fires during 2006, the latest year for which numbers are available.

Movie Reviews
2:17 pm
Thu January 24, 2008

Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights?Hollywood to the Heartland

I'll ask you in December . . .

In Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights--Hollywood to the Heartland, if the four relatively unknown comics (a "Guido," an Ohio rube, an Arab, and a non-descript guy) accompanying Vaughn on a 30 day tour of 30 cities had been better, the documentary would have been better as well. Sadly this tepid montage of the trip is rarely funny, rarely imaginative, although the infectious good will of Vaughn saves it from total banality.

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WCBE Stories
11:51 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Federal rate cut will do little for economy

Columbus, OH – The recent action by the Federal Reserve to cut benchmark rates by nearly a full percentage point left many to speculate that another cut could happen soon. But one Central Ohio economist wasn't all that impressed with the first one. Jim Newton owns the Delaware-based firm Economic Perspectives and serves as the chief economic advisor for Commerce National Bank. In a conversation with Mike Foley, Newton calls the recent action by the Federal Reserve a mistake.

WCBE Stories
11:34 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Rate cut will do little for economy

Columbus, OH – The recent action by the Federal Reserve to cut benchmark rates by nearly a full percentage point has many observers speculating that another cut will soon take place. But Central Ohio economist Jim Newton wasn't all that impressed with the first one. Newton owns the Delaware-based firm Economic Perspectives and serves as the chief economic advisor for Commerce National Bank. In a conversation with Mike Foley, Newton calls the recent decision by the Federal Reserve a mistake.

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WCBE Stories
11:28 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Rate cut will do little for economy

Columbus, OH – The recent action by the Federal Reserve to cut benchmark rates by nearly a full percentage point has many observers speculating that another cut will soon take place. But Central Ohio economist Jim Newton wasn't all that impressed with the first one. Newton owns the Delaware-based firm Economic Perspectives and serves as the chief economic advisor for Commerce National Bank. In a conversation with Mike Foley, Newton calls the recent decision by the Federal Reserve a mistake.

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Ohio Public Radio
3:30 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Should state government control electricity rates?

Columbus, OH – Ohio legislators are continuing to hear conflicting testimony about whether they should keep having state government control electricity rates. At the moment, the Public Utilities Commission is scheduled to LOSE its regulatory power over electric bills, starting next year...but the Ohio Senate has approved a bill bringing BACK government price controls....and a legislative committee in the HOUSE is now looking at it. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Public Radio
3:23 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Should state government control electricity rates?

Columbus, OH – Ohio legislators are continuing to hear conflicting testimony about whether they should keep having state government control electricity rates. At the moment, the Public Utilities Commission is scheduled to LOSE its regulatory power over electric bills, starting next year...but the Ohio Senate has approved a bill bringing BACK government price controls....and a legislative committee in the HOUSE is now looking at it. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Newscasts
2:53 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Noon - Thu Jan 24

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Indictment reached in the death of a pregnant Marine from Ohio - Study finds Ohio would be a good leader and create jobs in renewable energy - OSU warns students of email scam - Metal thieves targeting air conditioning units in Columbus - Effort to increase awareness about premature births

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WCBE Stories
2:34 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Metal thieves target air conditioning units

Columbus, OH – Columbus police say in the last month or so, nearly 100 air conditioning units have been damaged or stolen. Authorities say thieves are stripping them of copper and then selling the material for cash. Columbus police commander Richard Bash discusses the problem with Mike Foley.

Ohio Public Radio
1:54 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Ohio Supreme Court hears body parts case

Columbus, OH – During an autopsy, an Ohio county coroner removed Christopher Albrecht's brain and never put it back. It's a common practice. But when Albrecht's parents learned years later that they had buried him without a brain, they filed a lawsuit that raises many questions about the treatment of bodies after death. The Ohio Supreme Court heard the case. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Newscasts
1:40 am
Thu January 24, 2008

6:33 - Thu Jan 24

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Marine from Ohio faces obstruction of justice charges - Columbus school officials consider privitization of food service - Ohio Supreme Court begins hearing case related to the treatment of bodies after death

Ohio Public Radio
12:35 am
Thu January 24, 2008

Ohio Supreme Court hears body parts case

Columbus, OH – During an autopsy, an Ohio county coroner removed Christopher Albrecht's brain and never put it back. It's a common practice. But when Albrecht's parents learned years later that they had buried him without a brain, they filed a lawsuit that raises many questions about the treatment of bodies after death. The Ohio Supreme Court heard the case. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Newscasts
12:21 am
Thu January 24, 2008

6:33 - Thu Jan 24

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Marine from Ohio faces obstruction of justice charges - Columbus school officials consider privatizing food service - Ohio Supreme Court begins hearing case involving the treatment of body parts after death

WCBE Newscasts
12:21 am
Thu January 24, 2008

6:33 - Thu Jan 24

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Marine from Ohio faces obstruction of justice charges - Columbus school officials consider privatizing food service - Ohio Supreme Court begins hearing case involving the treatment of body parts after death

WCBE Newscasts
12:21 am
Thu January 24, 2008

6:33 - Thu Jan 24

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Marine from Ohio faces obstruction of justice charges - Columbus school officials consider privatizing food service - Ohio Supreme Court begins hearing case involving the treatment of body parts after death

WCBE Newscasts
12:12 am
Thu January 24, 2008

6:33 - Thu Jan 24

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Marine from Ohio faces obstruction of justice charges - Columbus schools considers plan to privatize food service - Ohio Supreme Court begins hearing case over the treatment of bodies after death

WCBE Newscasts
12:02 am
Thu January 24, 2008

6:33 - Thu Jan 24

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Columbus schools consider plan to privatize food service - Ohio Supreme Court begins case related to the treatment of bodies after death

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