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Vox Pop
9:53 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 7/22/14 : What To Do About Putin?

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The world has been watching Russia and Ukraine since last week's downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet that killed 298 civilians. Even as investigators comb the contested site, Russian President Vladimir Putin has sought to blame Kiev for breaking a cease-fire with pro-Russian separatists. What should the U.S. do about this global hotspot? And is Putin soul-less, as Vice President Biden reportedly told the Russian leader, or just cynical?

The Roundtable
9:00 am
Tue July 22, 2014

7/22/14 Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC's Alan Chartock and political consultant, Libby Post.

Topics include:
Crash Investigation
Rikers Injuries
Guard Deployed to Border
NYC Chokehold
Marathon Bombing Trial

WAMC News
7:42 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Dr. Alan Chartock's Morning Commentary

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses lowering pensions in Detroit, China tensions choking off tourism to Vietnam, and NYC reviewing assaults on inmates on Riker's island.

Hudson Valley News
6:58 am
Tue July 22, 2014

NY Congressman Touts America Gives Legislation

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A New York congressman from Columbia County says a recently passed bill in the House of Representatives helps promote conservation easements.

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Weather
6:50 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Meteorologist Paul Caiano's Forecast

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Here's NewsChannel 13 Meteorologist Paul Caiano's WAMC Regional Forecast:

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Sports
6:15 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Sports Report: Red Sox Wins Fifth Straight; Celtics Get New Logo

MLB:

In the American League, the Texas Rangers beat the sloppy New York Yankees 4-2 last night. Miles Mikolas earned his first win as a starter, pitching into the eighth inning. New York committed five errors — three by starting pitcher Shane Greene. Second baseman Brian Roberts and shortstop Derek Jeter made the other errors for the Yankees.

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New England News
10:15 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Vermont Preparing To Gauge Turkey Health

Wild turkeys
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The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is asking for help from the public in gauging how well the state's turkey flock is reproducing.
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WAMC News
10:10 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Tour Of Texas Border A 'Human Experience' For Sen. Blumenthal

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.)
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Connecticut U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal recently toured the nation’s southern border as the Obama administration tries handle the surge of immigrant children attempting to get into the country.

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New England News
9:45 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Obama Bestows Medal Of Honor On NH Veteran

U.S. Army Medal of Honor
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President Barack Obama bestowed the Medal of Honor on a New Hampshire veteran on Monday.
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New York News
8:30 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Training To Detect Possible Invasive Insect Set

Credit Courtesy Vermont Department of Forest Parks and Recreation

A training session has been set to for volunteers to be on alert for an invasive insect.
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