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9/4/15 Panel

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The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

 

A dramatic new treatment for persons with post-traumatic stress syndrome received a significant boost to continue research with an $800,000 grant from State Senators William Larkin and John Bonacic, both from Orange County.

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses Donald Trump's knowledge of international issues, Bill de Blasio vs Hakeem Jefferies, and Gov. Cuomo on Common Core.

Meteorologist Paul Caiano's Morning Forecast

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Newschannel 13 Meteorologist Paul Caiano
WNYT

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

Mostly sunny today.  Highs in the lower 80's.

Clear tonight with areas of fog.  Low in the mid to upper 50's.

Mostly sunny tomorrow. Highs in the lower to mid 80's.

NFL:

The defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots have their first victory of the 2015 season. A judge overturned star quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension, allowing him to play in the season opener next Thursday night against Pittsburgh. The NFL says it will appeal the matter known as "Deflategate."

A Vermont group critical of the state's recent health care initiatives is joining a national doctors' group and an insurance company to oppose the state's health data collection efforts before the U.S. Supreme Court.

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A Massachusetts man charged with trying to kill his sick 7-year-old daughter by poisoning her with drain cleaner has been held on $100,000 bail.

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New Hampshire has pulled hundreds of bartending guides after workers complained that the drink manuals contained sexually explicit and derogatory drink names such as "stripper mom."

Bob Popp/Vermont Fish and Wildlife

A southeastern Vermont wildlife management area will double in size after the state completes to land acquisitions.

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Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker is urging the owners of the Pilgrim nuclear plant to take "corrective actions" in response to concerns raised by federal regulators.

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