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October 25, 2014
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BBC World Service

For over 70 years, BBC World Service has been the globe's most comprehensive source for news. When news breaks -- anywhere, anytime -- BBC is there.

5:00
To The Best of Our Knowledge

To the Best of Our Knowledge is an audio magazine of ideas -- two hours of smart, entertaining radio for people with curious minds addressing topics accross the spectrum of life today.

6:00
Travel with Rick Steves

"Travel with Rick Steves" is a fun, hour-long, and practical talk show with guest experts and calls and questions from travelers. This weekly program is a lively conversation between travelers and the experts as we learn to explore our world smartly, smoothly, and thoughtfully.

7:00
On Being with Krista Tippett

Public radio's premiere national program about religion, meaning, ethics and ideas hosted by journalist and theologian, Krista Tippett.

What’s Playing Now?

Classical Music
With Sylvia Docking

11:49
Leo Delibes: Lakme: Flower Duet (Monte Carlo National Opera Orchestra)


11:55
Morton Gould: Spirituals for Strings: (I Musici de Montreal)



Also Playing Now:

 WKSU On Air:
Classical Music with Sylvia Docking
 WKSU News:
BBC World Service



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Classical Music with Scott Blankenship



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Classical Music with Mindy Ratner



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Classical Music with Lynne Warfel



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New evidence in Kent State cold case
New evidence in 40 year-old cold case at Kent State
Audio analyst says there were gunshots before guard opened fire

As protests erupted on campus on May 4th 1970, Kent State student Terry Strubbe hung a microphone out his dorm window to capture the mayhem below. A cassette copy of that recording became evidence in the 1971 civil trial of eight Ohio National Guardsman.

In 2007, that cassette was discovered in the archives at Yale University. The audio was mangled, but some people thought they heard an order to guardsmen to open fire.

This spring, the Cleveland Plain Dealer sent a digital copy to New Jersey-based forensic audio analyst Stuart Allen to confirm that. Allen says he does hear the order. But it’s what else he hears that creates a new stir -four gunshots BEFORE the guard opened fire.
It’s evidence he thinks could reopen the 40 year-old cold case.     





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Jeff St.Clair talks with audio analyst Stuart Allen

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Stuart Allen is a forensic audio analyst and president of the New Jersey- based Legal Services Group. 


Plain Dealer report with audio tape sample

Stuart Allen's Legal Services Group

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