Ohio Public Radio
6:19 pm
Wed July 13, 2011

Racial divide obvious in senate debate on history

Columbus, OH – A bitter debate erupted in the Ohio Senate over which historical documents high school students should be required to read. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports on the flare-up, just the latest example of a wide gulf between minority Democrats and majority Republicans - with a racial element adding to the tensions.

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WCBE Newscasts
12:50 pm
Wed July 13, 2011

Two central Ohioans indicted on mortgage fraud charges, GM to invest in Toledo plant, Arts advocates pleased with funding boost but question grant restriction. These stories and more in this Wednesday morning newscast.

Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

  • Two central Ohioans accused of bilking mortgage lenders :00

  • Ohio Supreme Court ruling in same-sex couple child custody case 1:48

  • Toledo plant part of latest GM investments 3:05

  • Arts groups question non-state funding restriction 3:57

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:30 am
    Wed July 13, 2011

    State will not challenge lethal injection order, hospital gets major donation. These and other stories in this Wednesday afternoon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • State will not challenge lethal injection order :00

  • Lawmakers approve abortion limits :43

  • Dems want to curtail power of lobbyists 1:20

  • Convicted judge seeks new trial 2:14

  • Animal keeper died during sex 3:20

  • Cincinnati to build memorial to sub bearing the city's name 3:49

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:23 am
    Wed July 13, 2011

    Lawmaker proposes CPR training for teens before they get a driver's license, state schools superintendent says experience will help navigate tough budget. These stories and more in this Wednesday noon newscast

    Columbus, OH – Stories you'll hear include:

  • CPR requirement for teens 1:30

  • Heffner to lean on experience 2:37

  • Cleveland schools CEO to work for less money and perks 4:15

  • Posture device 5:55

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    WCBE Newscasts
    12:32 pm
    Tue July 12, 2011

    Power restoration could take days, State consumer advocate lays off workers due to budget cuts. These and other stories in this Tuesday noon newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Power restoration could take days :00

  • State consumer watchdog lays off workers due to budget cuts :18

  • Toledo bishop urges halt in fundraising for breast cancer charity :56

  • Cleric investigating Cleveland church closings 1:29

  • Urbana police investigating woman's death 3:23

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    WCBE Stories
    9:42 am
    Tue July 12, 2011

    City Council approves CMAGE contract and upcoming bond sale.

    Columbus, OH – Columbus City Council last night approved refunding a past bond sale and approved a new bond sale. The panel also approved a new three year contract with the union representing nearly 12-hundred technical, professional, and supervisory employees. Jim Letizia reports.

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    WCBE Newscasts
    9:36 am
    Tue July 12, 2011

    ESPN sues OSU, Victim families sue Columbus-based contractor. These and other stories in this Tuesday morning newscast.

    Columbus, OH –

  • Man shot by police gets prison time :00

  • Man pleads guilty to Hilltop fatal shooting :22

  • Boehner continues no tax hike pledge in debt talks :44

  • Victim families sue Columbus-based contractor 2:16

  • ESPN sues OSU alleging records law violations 2:48

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    WCBE Newscasts
    7:21 pm
    Mon July 11, 2011

    Former Bengals player killed in California in fight with police, federal drug czar unveils new abuse prevention policy, 2-year program reduces hospital infection from catheters - these stories and more in this Monday afternoon news.

    Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Judge grants 2 weeks to fight new-trial request for Antun Lewis

  • Former Bengals player killed in California in fight with police
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  • Federal drug czar unveils new abuse prevention policy
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  • Two year program reduces hospital infection from catheters
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    Ohio Public Radio
    6:11 pm
    Mon July 11, 2011

    JobsOhio has first meeting

    Columbus, OH – JobsOhio is going from theory to practice....the new private non profit job creation board has had its first meeting and its members have been appointed. Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles reports.

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    Ohio Public Radio
    6:08 pm
    Mon July 11, 2011

    Federal drug czar unveils new strategy

    Columbus, OH – The nation's anti-drug chief came to Ohio today to unveil a new thrust in the federal government's strategy for treating drug abuse. Ohio Public Radio's Bill Cohen reports that the setting for the announcement was a successful drug treatment center in Columbus.

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