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Hundreds of officers from around the country came to the University of Akron's James A. Rhodes Arena to pay tribute to Akron Officer Justin Winebrenner

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Thousands remember Akron police officer Justin Winebrenner
Story by Kabir Bhatia
More than a thousand people packed the James A. Rhodes Arena Saturday as friends, family and fellow officers remembered Officer Justin Winebrenner. WKSU's Kabir Bhatia reports on the memorial for the first Akron police officer killed in the line of duty in 20 years.
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From the Quick Bites archives: How to brine your turkey
Chef Paul Minillo of Flour in Moreland Hills says brining is one way to make sure the bird stays moist
Young ballet students leap at the chance to be in Cleveland's Nutcracker
The Cleveland Orchestra and the Joffrey Ballet will present the holiday favorite again this year at Playhouse Square
Controversial abortion restriction passes Ohio House committee
The 'Heartbeat Bill' has received mixed reviews and required some political maneuvering to pass
Northeast Ohio has two big time, small college football teams
The University and Mount Union and John Carroll University are among the best Division III college football teams in the nation
What happened to Ohio's green-jobs report?
The state says the methodology was flawed; critics says the Kasich administration just wanted to keep a lid on the results
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A pair of wrongly convicted men are freed today
A then 12-year-old witness recants his testimony
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A warmer winter is good news for construction crews
Last year's polar vortexes led to delays in construction projects
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Democratic bill would crack down on payday loans to active-duty military - But it may be a long-shot in the Ohio House
Hundreds gather for slain Akron officer's calling hours - Some describe it as losing family; the funeral is tomorrow
GOP proponents of voter photo IDs continue their push - If the leadership won't bring it to a vote, Rep. Becker says he'll take another route
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Hot Picks: This Week's Smart Stuff

Prepare to laugh yourself right out of your seat at the Cleveland Comedy Festival, or marvel at the incredible skills of The Illusionists. Also, Hot Rize and Tony Bennett come to the area - and more this week in Northeast Ohio.

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Jimmy Haslam Speaks at the Akron Roundtable

Listen to WKSU at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving, Nov. 27, as Browns owner Jimmy Haslam speaks on leadership at the Akron Roundtable.

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Request Passes for 'Rifftrax Live: Santa Claus'

WKSU members can request two passes to see the MST3000 guys take on the jolly old elf with Rifftrax Live: Santa Claus on the big screen in regional theatres for events on Thursday, Dec. 4 at 8 p.m.

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A WKSU Member Discount for 'A Christmas Carol'

WKSU members can use a special code to purchase discounted tickets for the Great Lakes Theatre production of A Christmas Carol, at the Ohio Theatre in PlayhouseSquare Nov. 29 to Dec. 23.

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Special Thanksgiving Programming on WKSU

WKSU celebrates the holiday with music, stories, documentaries, live advice from Lynne Rosetto Kasper and more on Thursday, Nov. 27.

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Timing Changes for NPR News Magazines

Beginning on Nov. 17, NPR will change the structure of its morning and evening news magazines heard on WKSU. Learn more about the timing differences you may notice on "Morning Edition" and "All Things Considered."

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WKSU's Autumn 2014 Station Break

Find out more about WKSU, along with arts and culture throughout Northeast Ohio, in the Autumn 2014 issue of WKSU's Station Break.

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