Albany, NY – Officials with the New York State Thruway say high gasoline prices are impacting toll revenue, which means it will cost drivers MORE to use the superhighway. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports
Raquette Lake, NY – New York voters approved a statewide ballot question on Tuesday that affects only one Adirondack hamlet. Environmentalists supported the proposal because the approval means land will be added to the Forest Preserve. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Great Barrington, MA – Salman Rushdie was born in 1947 in Bombay, India, to a middle class Moslem family. Rushdie was educated in England and eventually received his M.A. from King's College, Cambridge.
Vernon, Vt – The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is reprimanding the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant over a collapsed cooling tower and unplanned reactor shutdown. At the same time, the Commission's judicial board has decided it will review a complaint filed by an anti-nuclear group about the proposed plan for a license extension. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Albany, NY – Joe Donahue's interview with Jared Cohen about his book, "Children of the Jihad."
"Defying foreign government orders and interviewing terrorists face to face, a young American tours hostile lands to learn about Middle Eastern youth-and uncovers a subculture that defies every stereotype."