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Ohio Public Radio
3:40 am
Tue April 17, 2007

New smoking law approved

Columbus, OH – Ohio businesses could soon be fined for violating the new statewide smoking ban. The state panel that approves rules written by agencies will allow the Ohio Department of Health's new enforcement rules to go into effect. But as Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports, some groups, even those that worked to pass the new law, are not happy with the final outcome.

WCBE Stories
3:00 am
Tue April 17, 2007

Council curveball

Columbus, OH – Columbus City Council had just one seat to fill Monday. But at one point during the meeting, council had three open seats. Hear all the details.

WCBE Newscasts
2:25 am
Tue April 17, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Please click on the mp3 link to hear this WCBE newscast.

WCBE Newscasts
2:21 am
Tue April 17, 2007

9:06

Columbus, OH – Click on the mp3 link to hear this WCBE newscast.

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WCBE Newscasts
2:16 am
Tue April 17, 2007

8:06

Columbus, OH – Click on the mp3 link to hear this WCBE newscast.

Ohio Public Radio
2:11 am
Tue April 17, 2007

Sick leave measure could head to voters

Columbus, OH – There's a possibility that Ohio voters next year will face a ballot issue that would require most employers to offer their workers at least some paid sick leave every year. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports a labor union is pushing the idea.

WCBE Newscasts
9:30 am
Mon April 16, 2007

7:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Low water levels cause trouble for shipping in the Great Lakes - Zebra mussels may have a productive role - Pitchers key wins for Reds and Indians

WCBE Newscasts
9:27 am
Mon April 16, 2007

6:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Former deputy sheriff in Fayette County convicted - The mother of John Parsons enters a plea in court - Ohio legislators back from break - Kucinich lags behind in fund raising

WCBE Newscasts
12:50 am
Mon April 16, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Dayton man tells police he caused his own injuries - Recent cold spell could result in lost crops - Akron tire facility closes - Two Columbus neighborhoods look to improve - Bengal back in court

WCBE Stories
12:41 am
Mon April 16, 2007

Arts-flavored formula for Franklinton

Columbus, OH – The revitalization of Franklinton continues with residential units, a theater and gallery space. Hear all the details.

Movie Reviews
1:59 pm
Sun April 15, 2007

In the Land of Women

What women want.

"Verbal ability is a highly overrated thing in a guy, and it's our pathetic need for it that gets us into so much trouble." Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

Listen up, young men. The secret to what a woman wants lies in the subtexts of Jon Kasden's In the Land of Women, the essence of the chick flick displaying the new age, sensitive guy in all his loving, listening, and longing.

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WCBE Stories
11:46 am
Fri April 13, 2007

Baseball Hall of Fame alive in Columbus

Columbus, OH – The Wexner Center for the Arts on the Ohio State University campus once again celebrates the start of the baseball season with a collection of films from the Baseball Hall of Fame. Hear WCBE's interview with Wexner Center film curator Dave Fillippi, who says this year's series contains footage of a unusual tour of the Far East ten years after World War II.

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WCBE Newscasts
11:33 am
Fri April 13, 2007

8:06

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Bond set for school bus driver in Columbus - Columbus man with terrorist ties in court today - Indians win

WCBE Newscasts
11:27 am
Fri April 13, 2007

7:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Ohio AG taking a close look at the college financial aid industry - Record high prison population in Ohio prompts discussion - Buckeye football ticket scalper receives two years in prison

WCBE Newscasts
12:47 am
Fri April 13, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Columbus man pleads not guilty to charges of plotting terrorist attacks - Interviews to fill Cuyahoga County Board of Elections begin - Cutting carbon dioxide emissions on tap for Congress - Old clock returns to college football - OSU approves slight ticket increase

It's Movie Time
11:03 am
Thu April 12, 2007

"It's Movie Time" April 13, 2007 On-Demand

Films reviewed: Inland Empire, Perfect Stranger

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


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WCBE Newscasts
12:36 am
Thu April 12, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Storms hit Central Ohio hard - Uninsured Ohioans testify at state budget hearing - Parents gather at Statehouse to oppose proposed changes for charter schools - Most voters want part of the tobacco settlement money payout used for anti-smoking programs - There's a new state fire marshall in Ohio

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WCBE Stories
12:11 am
Thu April 12, 2007

Republican calls for big changes at Columbus City Council

Columbus, OH – The Republican candidate running for Columbus mayor not only wants a state investigation of the way City Council selects new members, he's also calling for the removal of the two most recent appointments. Click on the mp3 link to hear why.

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WCBE Newscasts
12:00 am
Thu April 12, 2007

8:06

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

FBI arrests Columbus man for conspiring with Al-Qaida - TB cases increase in Franklin County - Hamilton homers again for the Reds - Early commitments for the Memorial Tournament

WCBE Stories
11:58 am
Wed April 11, 2007

COTA ready to expand service

Columbus, OH – The Central Ohio Transit Authority evaluates routes every four months, often making significant cuts. But in May, plans call for adding thousands of hours of service. Hear why COTA officials expect that trend to continue.

For more information, visit COTA

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