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WAMC New York News
7:08 am
Fri April 11, 2008

New York AG says lawsuit could follow Oneida land trust decision

Utica, NY – New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo says
the state may sue the federal government if the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs decides to take Oneida Indian Nation land into
trust. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC News
5:08 am
Fri April 11, 2008

Camping Reservations Increasing For Vermont State Parks

Waterbury, VT – Camping reservations at Vermont State Parks are running ahead of schedule this year, and officials believe the sluggish economy may be one of the reasons. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
5:07 am
Fri April 11, 2008

Gap Between Rich & Poor in NY Grows Wider

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Albany, NY – New York has the dubious distinction of having the widest income gap between the rich and the poor of all 50 states, According to a report released this week by the Fiscal Policy Institute in conjunction with a national study by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and the Economic Policy Institute. The report also shows that inequality in New York City is even more extreme than in the state as a whole.

Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New York News
5:00 am
Fri April 11, 2008

Weekend Peace Conference in Albany

Albany, NY – Nationally prominent anti-war activisits are in Albany for a weekend conference that promises to unite environmental advocates with peace promoters. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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Vox Pop
3:42 am
Fri April 11, 2008

Stamps and Coins 4/11/08

Albany, NY – The stamp and coin guys are back to talk shop. Bob Scott and David Tripp join host Bob Barrett.

51 % The Women's Perspective
2:57 am
Fri April 11, 2008

Nutrition malfunction

Albany, NY – Anorexia nervosa is a mental disorder that causes people to see themselves as overweight, even when they are significantly underweight. In effect, people who suffer from the disease starve themselves. It can cause complications like heart disease and other illnesses, even death.

According to the National Eating Disorders Association, between 5 to 10 million people suffer from anorexia each year. The vast majority are women. And many of them are teenagers.

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WAMC News
1:42 am
Fri April 11, 2008

Massachusetts town meeting law may change

Boston, MA – Towns in Massachusetts may have more breathing room when it comes to crafting their fiscal year budgets. And as WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports the change would be welcomed by local municipal and educational leaders.

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The Roundtable
12:54 am
Fri April 11, 2008

Dr. Dana McDermott (aired 4/11/08)

Albany , NY – Roundtable Senior Producer, Andy Clegg, speaks with Dr. Dana McDermott of DePaul University in Chicago about preventing child abuse.

The Roundtable
12:49 am
Fri April 11, 2008

Richard Preston (aired 4/11/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Richard Preston about his book "The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring."

The Roundtable
12:41 am
Fri April 11, 2008

Congressional Corner with John Hall 1 of 3 (aired 4/11/08)

Albany, NY – Dr. Alan Chartock speaks with Congressman John Hall about groundwater protection in the Hudson Valley.

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