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12:23 am
Thu April 19, 2007

Candid conversation with OSU president

Columbus, OH – After a handful of years on the job, Ohio State University President Karen Holbrook is getting ready to step down. Reflecting Wednesday at the Columbus Metropolitan Club, Holbrook said she's proud of a number of accomplishments during her tenure at OSU. Still, she admitted that many people will remember her as the president who put a damper on the hoopla surrounding Buckeye football games. Hear her side of that issue and more.

Ohio Public Radio
12:03 am
Thu April 19, 2007

Students protest Strickland's proposal

Columbus, OH – More than a hundred students from for-profit career colleges across Ohio rallied at the statehouse in Columbus Wednesday. They were protesting a proposal from Governor Ted Strickland to kill off a student grant program that's helped many of them pay their tuition. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.

Ohio Public Radio
3:57 am
Wed April 18, 2007

Senate passes limits on adult businesses

Columbus, OH – The Ohio Senate has passed a bill that would slap statewide limits on x-rated businesses. But, as statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports, the debate - or lack of it - was remarkable.

WCBE Newscasts
2:19 am
Wed April 18, 2007

Noon

Columbus, OH – Please click on the mp3 link to hear this afternoon's newscast.

WCBE Newscasts
2:16 am
Wed April 18, 2007

7:33

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

WCBE Newscasts
2:13 am
Wed April 18, 2007

6:33

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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

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WCBE Newscasts
2:21 am
Tue April 17, 2007

9:06

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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

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