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Ohio Public Radio
7:10 am
Tue December 4, 2007

Tobacco ads challenged in court

Columbus, OH – Ohio is suing a major tobacco company for allegedly violating an agreement with the government about advertising. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

Ohio Public Radio
1:03 am
Tue December 4, 2007

Environmentalists: No new coal plant

Columbus, OH – Environmentalists are upset with a power company that has agreements to provide energy to some Ohio cities. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles has details.

Ohio Public Radio
12:54 am
Tue December 4, 2007

Maternity leave change put on hold

Columbus, OH – The Ohio Civil Rights Commission's new rule, requiring most small businesses to offer at least 12 weeks of unpaid pregnancy and maternity leave to their female workers, is now on hold for at least 3 months. A special rule REVIEW panel of Ohio legislators took the action Monday afternoon. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

WCBE Newscasts
12:50 am
Tue December 4, 2007

Noon - Tue Dec 4

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Ohio and five other states say tobacco company violated ban on cartoon ads - Ohio joins challenge of Indiana voter ID law - Columbus fire investigators find phony caller - Snow storm expected in Central Ohio - Football poll rankings study identifies myths and problems - Montgomery Inn inks deal for Columbus location

Ohio Public Radio
12:38 am
Mon December 3, 2007

Iraqi refugee shares his story

Columbus, OH – Refugees International describes the displacement of Iraqis from their homeland as the world's fastest growing refugee crisis. More than 1,600 Iraqis have come to the United States in the last year, and 14 of them are now in Ohio. One of them took a risk and told his story to Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler.

WCBE Newscasts
12:34 am
Mon December 3, 2007

Noon - Mon Dec 3

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Two die in Morrow County crash - All Ohio counties declared "natural disaster areas" due to this year's drought - FBI to release more details in armored car theft

WCBE Newscasts
12:29 am
Mon December 3, 2007

7:33 - Mon Dec 3

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Winter storm heads through Ohio - Couple arrested in West Virginia for stealing money from Ohio armored car company - Browns and Bengals loses games Sunday

WCBE Newscasts
12:26 am
Mon December 3, 2007

7:06 - Mon Dec 3

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

DNA confirms death of toddler - Politicians seek the Somali vote - The story of an Iraqi refugee living in Ohio - Army has another incentive for recruits

WCBE Newscasts
12:26 am
Mon December 3, 2007

7:06 - Mon Dec 3

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

DNA confirms death of toddler - Politicians seek the Somali vote - The story of an Iraqi refugee living in Ohio - Army has another incentive for recruits

WCBE Newscasts
12:22 am
Mon December 3, 2007

6:33 - Mon Dec 3

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Fatal fire in Ohio - Lawmakers get back to work in Columbus - Buckeyes headed to the title game

WCBE Stories
4:14 am
Fri November 30, 2007

School bullies extend their territory online

Columbus, OH – Bullies at school are nothing new. Brash, tough-talking, food or money-stealing kids who often push, shove and embarrass others transcend generations. But Ohio University professor Christine Bhat says bullying has now gone digital in the form of intimidating e-mails, instant messages and web-pages. Bhat says thousands of kids are picked on by cyber-bullies everyday, in addition to traditional bullying estimates, which say it takes place every 7 minutes on the playground and every 25 minutes in the classroom.

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WCBE Stories
3:34 am
Fri November 30, 2007

8:30 Fri Nov 30

Columbus, OH – Bullies at school are nothing new. Brash, tough-talking, food or money-stealing kids who often push, shove and embarrass others transcend generations. But Ohio University professor Christine Bhat says bullying has now gone digital in the form of intimidating e-mails, instant messages and web-pages.

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WCBE Newscasts
3:20 am
Fri November 30, 2007

12:06 Fri Nov 30

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Four people arrested after barricading themselves in home - Man arrested in connection with 15 Ohio break-ins - Ohioians spread awareness on World Aids Day - Toledo mayor steps up smoke detector enforcement - Ohio native commits murder suicide in Texas - Judge allows Ohio State to withhold names of students who allegedly shared music online illegally - Cleveland Browns mourn loss of football legend Bill Willis

WCBE Newscasts
2:53 am
Fri November 30, 2007

7:33 Fri Nov 30

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Toledo fire officials say candle the cause of fire that killed woman and children - Islamic civil liberties group educates journalist - Worthington businessman charged with illegal billing of Medicare and Medicaid - Some Medicaid coverage expansion put on hold

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WCBE Newscasts
2:28 am
Fri November 30, 2007

7:06 Fri Nov 30

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Bond set at $50,000 for man suspected of kidnapping former Ohio State football player - Archaeologists examine human remains found near wastewater treatment plant - Bullies go digital - Franklin County Emergency Management Agency names Jim Leonard interim director

WCBE Newscasts
2:07 am
Fri November 30, 2007

6:33 Fri Nov 30

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Former Franklin County board of elections deputy director charged with ethics violations - Former Ohio University graduate student pleads not guilty in killing of father - Pittsburgh police arrest man charged with killing of Columbus woman - Abstinence only sex education supporters rally at statehouse

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WCBE Newscasts
2:00 am
Fri November 30, 2007

6:33 Fri Nov 30

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Former Franklin County board of education deputy director charged with ethics violations - Former Ohio University graduate student pleads not guilty in killing of father - Pittsburgh police arrest man charged with killing of Columbus woman - Abstinence only sex education supporters rally at statehouse

Ohio Public Radio
12:17 am
Fri November 30, 2007

Medicaid expansions

Columbus, OH – Some expansions of Medicaid coverage will take place in the coming months while others have been put on hold for now. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

Ohio Public Radio
12:16 am
Fri November 30, 2007

Rally for abstinence-only programs

Columbus, OH – More than 200 backers of abstinence-only sex education rallied at the Ohio Statehouse today. They were upset that Governor Strickland has decided Ohio will no longer put state money into abstinence-only programs in the schools, but the Governor said he's not changing his mind. Statehouse correspondent Bill cohen files this report:

It's Movie Time
1:42 pm
Thu November 29, 2007

"It's Movie Time " November 30, 2007 On-Demand

Films reviewed: No Country for Old Men, The Mist, I'm Not There

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

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