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WAMC New York News
6:48 am
Wed May 21, 2008

NY, historian admits he stole presidential letters

NY – A historian and author has admitted in court
that he stole letters written by George Washington and Abraham Lincoln and tried to resell them for nearly $100,000.WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:28 am
Wed May 21, 2008

NY law would yank certification of convicted teachers

NY – A Senate bill would immediately revoke the
certification of a teacher or administrator convicted of felonies including sexual misconduct and embezzlement, ending a hearing
process that can cost taxpayers $150,000 per case. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:26 am
Wed May 21, 2008

8 NYC officers face disciplinary charges in Bell shooting

New York, NY – Eight police officers are facing disciplinary
charges in the shooting of an unarmed groom-to-be on his wedding day.WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC News
5:08 am
Wed May 21, 2008

Trash Fee To Remain In Springfield

Springfield, MA – People in the city of Springfield Massachusetts would continue to pay a controversial fee for residential trash collection by the DPW under the new budget being crafted by Mayor Domenic Sarno. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports..

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Vox Pop
3:44 am
Wed May 21, 2008

NY School Budget Vote 5/21/08

Albany, NY – Almost 93 percent of school budgets passed in New York this year. David Galletly hosts a one hour discussion about school budget issues. Our guest is Tim Kremer, Executive Director of the New York State School Boards Association.

WAMC New York News
3:05 am
Wed May 21, 2008

Economic Development - No Simple Answers

Hudson Valley, NY – The initial excitement over improvements at Stewart Airport isn't fading despite rising fuel prices. But the problem, according to economic development officials, is that there's not yet a perfect match between development speculators and interested businesses. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett looks at the many sides of bringing business to New York.

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The Roundtable
2:30 am
Wed May 21, 2008

Ballad of Indiana (aired 5/21/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Todd Howard who co-wrote an Indiana Jones tribute song to commemorate the release of the new movie!

highadventuremusic.com

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WAMC New York News
2:30 am
Wed May 21, 2008

Keeping Felons Off School Payrolls

Albany, NY – Sex offenders and "White Collar Fiscal Felons" employed by schools are targeted in legislation introduced by the Chairman of The New York Senate Education Committee. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports


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WAMC New York News
2:25 am
Wed May 21, 2008

Senate Announces Bills To Help Military

Albany, NY – Members of the New York Senate Majority Conference have introduced a package of legislation that would provide greater benefits and protections to the state's military personnel. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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The Roundtable
2:20 am
Wed May 21, 2008

Upstate Films - Steve and Dede Leiber (aired 5/21/08)

Albany, NY – Steve and Dede join Sarah and Joe in Studio A to discuss what's playing at independent cinemas in our region.

upstatefilms.org

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