The Big Story
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Week of August 19, 2012

The new Cincinnati State campus in Middletown
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The new campus for Cincinnati State opens in Middletown this week.  Maryanne Zeleznik speaks with Campus Director Michael Chikeleze about the new facility.

D. Lynn Myers
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

New Life in Over the Rhine

A longtime Vine Street resident, Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati has been witness to the many positive changes in OTR

Mark Perzel shares a few minutes with Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati’s Artistic Director D. Lynn Meyers talking not just about their upcoming season, but the current renaissance in the theater’s Over the Rhine neighborhood.

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Plant Trial Days

Plant Trials Day at the Zoo - August 29

The 2012 Plant Trials Day at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens is August 29. Hundreds of Master Gardeners, industry professionals, garden clubs and homeowners will gather to learn about the Zoo’s plant trialing program. Mark Perzel welcomes in Scott Beuerlein from the Cincinnati Zoo to discuss the program, which sold out early last year.

The Week in Review
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Week of August 19, 2012

Jay Hanselman

Jay Hanselman takes a look at the week's top stories in his Week in Review.

On the Money with Chris DeSimio
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

The Retirement Maze

The Retirement Maze

Author Rob Pescale is On the Money with Chris DeSimio to discuss his latest book, The Retirement Maze: What You Should Know Before and After You Retire.

The Front Row with Betsy Ross
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Chick Ludwig

Chick Ludwig

It’s a great time for sports fans in Cincinnati – the Reds are entrenched in the pennant race and the Bengals are gearing up for the start of a new season. With all that going on, time to bring longtime sports writer Chick Ludwig into The Front Row with Betsy Ross.

The Two-Way
7:12 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Gawker Releases 950 Pages Of What It Says Are Internal Bain Documents

This afternoon, the website Gawker published 950 pages of what it says are internal documents from Bain Capital.

Bain is the private equity firm founded by Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Now what the documents tell us, is up for debate. And it's worth noting that NPR has not independently verified their authenticity.

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The Two-Way
6:36 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Immigration Employees File Suit Against Obama's New Immigration Policy

The logo of the U.S. Homeland Security Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement Detention and Removal unit.
Paul J. Richards AFP/Getty Images

Originally published on Fri August 24, 2012 1:03 pm

A group of immigration agents on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the Obama administration, claiming that following new lenient deportation policies requires them to violate the law.

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Movie Reviews
6:12 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

'Rush' Job: A Wily Courier Navigates New York's Maze

Bike messenger Wilee (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) finds himself carrying a package that leads to a perilous chase.
Sarah Shatz Sony Pictures

Originally published on Fri August 24, 2012 7:47 pm

A character we've yet to meet flies through the air in slow motion, above a busy New York street, arms and legs splayed. He's wearing a bike helmet, which is a good thing — because as The Who's "Baba O'Riley" pulses in the background and numbers come up on the screen telling us it's 6:33 p.m., he lands with a thud on the pavement.

For a second or two, he lies there staring — at a car careering toward him, a woman mouthing his name, a bike that lies crumpled at his side. You might want to take those moments to catch your breath. You won't be offered many other chances.

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Movie Reviews
6:01 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

In A French Confection, A Hollywood Aftertaste

Friends Antoine (Laurent Lafitte), Eric (Gilles Lellouche) and Marie (Marion Cotillard) are among the troubled group that makes an annual retreat to a home in Cap Ferret.
MPI Media Group

Originally published on Thu August 23, 2012 8:32 pm

It's summer in France, time for stressed urbanites to head to the beach and forget their problems. For the circle of friends featured in Little White Lies, however, this year's problems are a little more memorable than most.

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