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Hudson Valley News
8:00 am
Fri November 28, 2014

County Legislator Proposes Compromise For Rockland's Budget

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The minority leader of the Rockland County legislature Wednesday proposed a bipartisan compromise for the 2015 budget. The county executive has responded.

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Hudson Valley News
7:10 am
Fri November 28, 2014

NY Congresswoman Urges Deeper Pipeline Review At Indian Point

A New York congresswoman has written to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission about assessing potential dangers from a proposed pipeline expansion near Westchester County-based Indian Point.

Democratic Congresswoman Nita Lowey penned a letter to the NRC chair, asking that the Commission require Indian Point-owner Entergy Nuclear to further assess the risk of an accident from the proposed Algonquin Incremental Market, or AIM, project.

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Weather
6:46 am
Fri November 28, 2014

Meteorologist Jason Caterina's Morning Forecast

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Today:  Mostly cloudy, cold, highs in the upper 20s and low 30s.

Tonight: Partly to mostly cloudy, lows in the low to mid teens

Saturday:  Mostly cloudy, still quite cold, highs in the upper 20s and low 30s

Sports
5:40 am
Fri November 28, 2014

Sports Report: Thanksgiving Day Football

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In the NFL on Thanksgiving Day football, Detroit beat Chicago 34-17. Calvin Johnson caught 11 passes for 146 yards and a pair of second-quarter touchdowns for the Lions. Elsewhere Philadelphia defeated Dallas 33-10. Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback Mark Sanchez threw for a touchdown and ran for another. Meanwhile Richard Sherman picked off two passes as the Seattle Seahawks stifled the San Francisco 49ers 19-3.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Fri November 28, 2014

The Academic Minute for 11.24 -11.28

Hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving! If you happened to miss a segment this holiday week, be sure to catch up at Academic Minute.org

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New England News
10:26 pm
Thu November 27, 2014

Wal-Mart Protests Planned For Black Friday

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Protests are planned at Walmarts around the country this Black Friday calling on the company to increase worker pay.

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WAMC News
1:45 pm
Thu November 27, 2014

Meteorologist Garett Argianas' Evening Forecast

Today:  Mostly cloudy, scattered snow showers, chilly, highs in the low to mid 30s.

Tonight:  Mostly cloudy, chance of snow showers, lows in the mid-teens to low 20s.

Friday: Becoming mostly sunny, unseasonably cold, highs in the 20s to low 30s.

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New England News
1:41 pm
Thu November 27, 2014

Big Balloons Launch Holiday Festivities

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The 25th annual Tower Square Parade of Big Balloons steps off at 11 a.m. Friday on Main Street in downtown Springfield, Massachusetts.

Leading this year’s parade as grand marshal will be U.S. Air Force Col.Thomas Cleland, the ROTC instructor at Springfield Central High School.  Judy Matt of Spirit of Springfield, the parade organizer, said Cleland and his family will be followed in the parade by 450 students.

"They are going to be walking with a gigantic American flag. It will be very special."

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WAMC News
12:04 pm
Thu November 27, 2014

The Capitol Connection #1448

(Airs 11/27 & 11/29) WAMC's Alan Chartock talks with Zack Fink, a reporter for New York 1 Cable News covering politics in Albany and New York City.

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Hudson Valley News
10:04 am
Thu November 27, 2014

Power Outages Plague The Hudson Valley On Thanksgiving

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Tens of thousands of Hudson Valley residents were without power Thanksgiving morning following Wednesday’s snowstorm that dumped a foot in some places. And many could be without lights until the weekend.

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