American Routes
8:09 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Coming up @ 9pm Friday

Iris DeMent talks about the time she spent in Arkansas.

Also, conversation from the Lost Bayou Ramblers,

and music from Mike and the Soul Accordion Band,

the Hackberry Ramblers, and Sleepy LaBeef.

That's Friday December 7, 2012 0n 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus.

The Two-Way
8:02 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Strong Earthquake Strikes Japan, Triggering Small Tsunami

Originally published on Fri December 7, 2012 8:03 am

A 7.3-magnitude earthquake stuck the Japanese coast that was battered by 2011's 9.0-magnitude earthquake that triggered a devastating tsunami.

According to NHK, the state broadcaster, the tremor was felt from the coast all the way inland to Tokyo and at least 10 people were injured.

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Movies
8:00 am
Fri December 7, 2012

December 9, 2012 On the Marquee

On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Playing for Keeps and Hitchcock, new Blu-rays The Dark Knight Rises and Hope Springs, and more.

On the Marquee highlights the week’s movie releases—both in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray.  It airs on WCBE every Sunday morning at 9:01.

For more updates and reviews, find On the Marquee on Facebook.

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News
7:48 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Orange Township Levy Deadline Missed

Being two minutes late is costing nearly two-dozen Delaware County firefighters their jobs.

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News
7:46 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Student Contracts Bacterial Meningitis

A Columbus child is recovering from a bout with bacterial meningitis.

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News
7:45 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Publisher Cutting 63 Jobs

Dozens of local McGraw-Hill employees are losing their jobs.

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News
7:44 am
Fri December 7, 2012

SUPCO: AEP Made Too Much Money

The Ohio Supreme Court has upheld a 42-million dollar penalty against Columbus-based American Electric Power for earning excessive profits.

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Books
7:36 am
Fri December 7, 2012

'Gray' Has Random House Employees Seeing Green

Transcript

RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne. The publishing industry isn't doing too hot, except Random House, where things got downright steamy this year after it published "Fifty Shades of Grey." That bestselling tale of kinky passion has sold over 60 million copies, which is why Random House employees are now seeing green. The big announcement at the publisher's Christmas party: a $5,000 bonus for every employee, from editors to the mailroom. It's MORNING EDITION. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.

Europe
7:26 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Honest Bus Driver Returns Missing Euros

The Austrian press reports after his shift in Vienna, the driver was inspecting his bus and found a bag of cash. Stacks of euros worth $500,000. He gave the money to police, and they tracked down the owner, a 77-year-old woman.

News
7:04 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Husted: No 2014 Gubernatorial Bid

Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted says he will not challenge Governor John Kasich in the 2014 GOP primary.

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