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Ohio Public Radio
4:57 am
Wed May 23, 2007

Strip club bill to become law

Columbus, OH – That proposal to put statewide limits on strip clubs and other x-rated businesses is now on its way to becoming law. With virtually no comment Tuesday, state senators voted to go along with changes that state representatives had made in the measure. And soon afterwards, Governor Ted Strickland announced he wouldn't veto the bill. Still, the controversy may continue to boil. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Public Radio
4:41 am
Wed May 23, 2007

Money mangement workshops for kids

Columbus, OH – Some students from Ohio's middle schools are the latest to get a lesson in real life finances. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

WCBE Newscasts
1:00 am
Wed May 23, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Authorities release name of law enforcement officer who drowned trying to capture suspect - Foster care children call for overhaul of the system - Ohioans dealing with high gas prices - Strickland and 16 other Democratic governors urge President Bush to do something about the high gas prices - First air quality alert of the year issued in Central Ohio - Zoo seeks name help - Golf's top player coming to Dublin

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WCBE Newscasts
12:50 am
Wed May 23, 2007

6:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Divers recover the body of a police officer who followed a suspect into the Ohio River - Strickland to let strip club measure become law - The governor says no to alcohol at Ohio State Fair -

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WCBE Newscasts
11:41 am
Tue May 22, 2007

7:06

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Two Florida men killed in plane crash near Marysville - An update on the state's foreclosure task force

WCBE Stories
5:13 am
Tue May 22, 2007

City invests thousands in COSI comeback

Columbus, OH – With the exception of two popular traveling exhibits, COSI has struggled financially in recent years. The City of Columbus will give the museum nearly a million dollars to turn things around. Jim Letizia has details.

WCBE Newscasts
4:38 am
Tue May 22, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Curling iron sparks fire at Columbus apartment - Cleveland Clinic research sparks debate over diabetes drug - Bengal WR did not fail drug test, agent says

Ohio Public Radio
1:15 am
Tue May 22, 2007

Predatory lending victims testify before foreclosure task force

Columbus, OH – Ohio is in the middle of what some are calling a foreclosure crisis. Last year, Ohio saw a 24 percent increase in the number of foreclosure filings, and Ohio ranks second in the nation in the percentage of mortgage loans that are seriously delinquent. Many experts predict the situation will get gloomier before it gets brighter. On Monday, a special state task force, studying the mess, held another meeting. One of the witnesses personified the part of the foreclosure picture that's being blamed on predatory lenders. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen filed this report.

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WCBE Stories
12:18 am
Tue May 22, 2007

Ohio State evaulation begins

Columbus, OH – A review of Ohio State University's decision-making process is now underway. Mike Foley reports.

WCBE Newscasts
12:09 am
Tue May 22, 2007

9:06

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Delphi to close Ohio plant - Skybus era begins - Indiana police arrest Ohio man suspected in shooting - Judicial conduct rules at the Ohio Supreme Court - An Ohio street named after President Bush

WCBE Newscasts
9:37 am
Mon May 21, 2007

7:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Gas prices soar again - Still no cause of deadly plane crash near Cincinnati - The Indians takes 2 of 3 from the Reds

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WCBE Newscasts
9:33 am
Mon May 21, 2007

7:06

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Ash borer pops up again in Central Ohio - Another tree in Ohio in danger -

WCBE Newscasts
9:30 am
Mon May 21, 2007

6:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Nationwide's handling of Hurricane Katrina claims revisited - OU asked to identify the 14 students accused of illegaly downloading music - Analysis shows no ticket quota

WCBE Newscasts
12:29 am
Mon May 21, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Plane crash near Marysville kills two people - Search for Ohio man suspected of shooting a woman from Elmwood, Ohio - Dayton utility settles lawsuit with execs - Healthcare bill in Ohio legislature receiving support - U.S. Supreme Court rules on Cleveland case related to hiring an attorney

Movie Reviews
11:42 am
Sat May 19, 2007

The Wind That Shakes the Barley

Blood Brothers

A moving evocation of the terror of occupation

"I hope this Ireland we're fighting for is worth it."

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WCBE Newscasts
11:57 am
Fri May 18, 2007

7:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Franklin County judge at odds with state smoking ban - Ohio lawmakers study tougher regulations on breeders to stop puppy mills -

WCBE Newscasts
11:50 am
Fri May 18, 2007

6:33

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Settlement reached for Columbus man wrongfully imprisoned for 26 years - Details on Governor Strickland's anti-discrimination policy

WCBE Newscasts
12:33 am
Fri May 18, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

Gas prices continue to climb to record highs in Ohio - The state's unemployment rate rose in April - OU students lack confidence in university president - Blood drive for the military this weekend at OSU -

Ohio Public Radio
12:11 am
Fri May 18, 2007

Lawmakers target puppy mills

Columbus, OH – Many Ohio legislators say some dog breeding operations are so big and careless, they are subjecting the animals to deplorable conditions. The lawmakers are renewing their call for a new state law to regulate the breeders. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Public Radio
12:08 am
Fri May 18, 2007

Strickland issues anti-discrimination order

Columbus, OH – Ohio's Governor has signed an executive order that establishes a policy against discrimination of state employees based on sexual orientation and gender identity. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles has more on the story.

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