cs131104 http://wkar.org en Current State #194 | November 4, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-194-november-4-2013 <p></p><p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: the Michigan Court of Claims; the Home Buyers Club; cellist Suren Bagratuni; the holiday season film lineup; and MSU's football win over Michigan.</p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:28:18 +0000 Current State 44769 at http://wkar.org State Sen. Jones defends push to move Court of Claims out of Ingham County http://wkar.org/post/state-sen-jones-defends-push-move-court-claims-out-ingham-county <p></p><p></p><p>Republicans in the Michigan legislature are pursuing change at the state’s Court of Claims.&nbsp; That’s the judicial body that decides legal actions against the state. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:26:22 +0000 Current State 44770 at http://wkar.org State Sen. Jones defends push to move Court of Claims out of Ingham County Home Buyers Club puts Lansing area residents on path to home ownership http://wkar.org/post/home-buyers-club-puts-lansing-area-residents-path-home-ownership <p></p><p></p><p>Buying a home is fraught with difficult decisions, and navigating the process can be daunting. For potential homebuyers in the Lansing area, there’s at least one place to get some help: The Home Buyers Club. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:23:28 +0000 Current State 44771 at http://wkar.org Home Buyers Club puts Lansing area residents on path to home ownership Three sonatas take center stage at Fairchild Theatre http://wkar.org/post/three-sonatas-take-center-stage-fairchild-theatre <p></p><p></p><p>MSU cello professor <a href="http://music.msu.edu/faculty/profile/suren">Suren Bagratuni</a> and assistant professor of piano Minsoo Sohn perform tonight at the newly renovated Fairchild Theatre.&nbsp; WKAR will <a href="http://wkar.org/post/nov-4-bagratuni-and-sohn-msu-faculty-recital-series">broadcast</a> the concert live at 7:30. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:17:51 +0000 Current State 44772 at http://wkar.org Three sonatas take center stage at Fairchild Theatre Offerings by Coen Bros, Stiller are highlights of holiday movie season http://wkar.org/post/offerings-coen-bros-stiller-are-highlights-holiday-movie-season <p></p><p></p><p>Folk singers, hustlers and Samurai are all part of this year’s Holiday film lineup. <a href="http://connect.mlive.com/staff/jserba/comments.html">John Serba</a>, entertainment reporter and film critic for Mlive and the Grand Rapids Press, gave <em>Current State’s</em> Emanuele Berry the rundown of this season upcoming films. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:12:22 +0000 Current State 44773 at http://wkar.org Offerings by Coen Bros, Stiller are highlights of holiday movie season MSU defense dominates in rout of Wolverines http://wkar.org/post/msu-defense-dominates-rout-wolverines <p>The Michigan State football team is undefeated in Big Ten Conference play and in first place in the Legends Division. Overall, MSU is 8-1. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:10:01 +0000 Current State 44774 at http://wkar.org MSU defense dominates in rout of Wolverines