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Ohio Public Radio
1:44 am
Tue January 8, 2008

Richey free

Columbus, OH – A Scotsman who spent two decades on Ohio's death row and created news around the world is out of jail after pleading no contest to three charges in a deal with prosecutors. Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler talked to the former inmate and filed this report.

Ohio Public Radio
1:42 am
Tue January 8, 2008

Lack of insurance behind spike in emergency room visits

Columbus, OH – The number of trips to Ohio emergency rooms continues to rise, but almost NONE of the increase is coming from patients who have private insurance. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Newscasts
12:34 am
Tue January 8, 2008

Tuesday's Noon report

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Senator Voinovich wants more details before supporting United Nations investigation into Bhutto's death - Grading the safety of schools - Ohio BMV back on track after glitch - Algae expands presence - Health officials urge check-ups for women

WCBE Newscasts
11:17 am
Mon January 7, 2008

7:33 - Mon Jan 7

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Asbestos victims fights Dana's plan - Electric bill debate - Parking ban begins this afternoon in the OSU campus area - Buckeyes enjoy underdog role, Tigers not taking the bait

WCBE Newscasts
11:13 am
Mon January 7, 2008

7:06 - Mon Jan 7

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Ohio public universities urged to pool resources - Debate over how to deal with Ohio's population estimates - Tough night for Bowling Green football

WCBE Newscasts
11:13 am
Mon January 7, 2008

7:06 - Mon Jan 7

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Ohio public universities urged to pool resources - Debate over how to deal with Ohio's population estimates - Tough night for Bowling Green football

WCBE Newscasts
12:28 am
Mon January 7, 2008

Noon - Mon Jan 7

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

OHP investigating crash that injured police officer - Maryland police pick up Ohio felon - Four die in northeast Ohio crash with alcohol suspected as a cause - Gas increases felt in Ohio - Bus fares jump in Cleveland - Buckeyes and Tigers hit the field tonight

Movie Reviews
4:03 pm
Sun January 6, 2008

The Savages

Sibling Savages

A bookend year

"We are not in a Sam Shepard play." Jon to Wendy

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Movie Reviews
11:00 am
Sat January 5, 2008

The Orphanage

Innocence Unbound

"Most of what we object to as misconduct in children is a natural rebellion against the intrusion of an unimaginative adult despotism in their lives." Floyd Dell, Were You Ever a Child?

Turn of the Screw by way of Others, Lord of the Flies, Sixth Sense, and myriad suspense, horror, and science fiction films and literature: The Orphanage is a respectable Spanish contribution to the depiction of children as masters of the house, be they real or spirits.

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Ohio Public Radio
12:32 am
Fri January 4, 2008

Iowa results likely to reshape Ohio opinions

Columbus, OH – All last year, public opinion polls showed that Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton was far and away the favorite among Ohio Democrats.....and Rudy Guiliani was the clear front-runner among Ohio Republicans. But those snapshots of Ohioans' political preferences may be totally meaningless, now that Iowa caucus voters have picked Democrat Barack Obama and Republican Mike Huckabee as THEIR favorites. Ohio Public Radio's Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Public Radio
12:29 am
Fri January 4, 2008

Brunner's paper ballot directive

Columbus, OH – Ohio's elections chief has ordered all 57 counties using electronic touch screen machines to have paper ballots available for the March 4th primary. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler reports.

Ohio Public Radio
12:27 am
Fri January 4, 2008

No exemptions to the smoking ban

Columbus, OH – An Ohio appeals court has ruled that state health official erred, when they tried to exempt veterans halls, fraternal organizations, and other private clubs from the statewide smoking ban. Anti-smoking activists are happy with the decision. Some veterans are not....but, as statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports, they may not be able to do much about it.

WCBE Stories
12:25 am
Fri January 4, 2008

How to recycle those holiday leftovers

Columbus, OH – As the holidays fade away, there's a lot of trash left in their wake. Alison Holm reports there are some earth-friendly options for disposing of the holiday debris.

WCBE Newscasts
12:22 am
Fri January 4, 2008

Noon - Fri Jan 4

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

More Ohioans leaving the state - Kucinich left out of upcoming debate - Ohio's largest county sees spike in flu cases - Officials encourage residents to recycle holiday trash and trees -

WCBE Newscasts
12:14 am
Fri January 4, 2008

7:33 - Fri Jan 4

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Former Franklin County elections official pleads guilty to ethics violations - Lack of evidence in 25-year-old murder suspect's case doesn't mean freedom - Efforts to restructure homeowner loans continues

WCBE Newscasts
12:09 am
Fri January 4, 2008

7:06 - Fri Jan 4

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Brunner issues elections directive to 57 counties - Charges dismissed against taser victim - Ohio high school students helping out in Iowa

WCBE Newscasts
12:03 am
Fri January 4, 2008

6:33 - Fri Jan 4

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Columbus police identify yesterday's shooting victim - Find out what's hindering renewable energy efforts

WCBE Newscasts
12:03 am
Fri January 4, 2008

6:33 - Fri Jan 4

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Columbus police identify yesterday's shooting victim - Find out what's hindering renewable energy efforts

Ohio Public Radio
11:45 am
Thu January 3, 2008

House leaders reflect on 2007

Columbus, OH – It was a slow year at the Statehouse - lawmakers passed fewer bills in this first half of the two-year legislative session than they have in a decade. But the leaders of the Ohio House say they're proud of all they did. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler talked with the Speaker and the Minority Leader to review the last year and preview the next.

Ohio Public Radio
11:45 am
Thu January 3, 2008

House leaders reflect on 2007

Columbus, OH – It was a slow year at the Statehouse - lawmakers passed fewer bills in this first half of the two-year legislative session than they have in a decade. But the leaders of the Ohio House say they're proud of all they did. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler talked with the Speaker and the Minority Leader to review the last year and preview the next.

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