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WAMC New England News
8:18 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Gasoline prices in Massachusetts have hit a record high

MA – A survey finds gasoline prices in Massachusetts have hit a record high.WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
8:15 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Fairfield-based GE may find a tougher than usual audience as they face their shareholders

CT – Officials at General Electric may find a tougher Fairfield-basedaudience than usual as they face shareholders at the conglomerate's annual meeting this week. More from WAMC's Carrie Saldo...

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WAMC New England News
8:10 am
Tue April 22, 2008

A Group of Yale Law School students say every Connecticut child is entitled to an adequate education

CT – A group of Yale Law School students says they will ask the Connecticut Supreme Court to endorse their argument that every Connecticut child is entitled to an adequate education. Details from WAMC's Carrie Saldo

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WAMC New England News
8:07 am
Tue April 22, 2008

CT Democrats push for a bill to create a 401(k) savings plan for small businesses

CT – Democrats in the Connecticut senate say they're pushing for a bill in the final days of the General Assembly session to create a state-sponsored 401(k) retirement savings plan for small businesses. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has this report;

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WAMC New York News
7:41 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Paterson is prohibiting all but essential hiring

NY – New York Gov. David Paterson is prohibiting all but essential hiring in a sternly worded directive to state agencies. WAMC's Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:40 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Officials say New York's Indian Point 2 nuclear power plant has been shut down

NY – Officials say New York's Indian Point 2 nuclear power plant has been shut down because operators noticed water levels dropping in the steam generator. WAMC's Dave Lucas has more.

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WAMC New York News
7:38 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Four-year-old charges against a Buffalo art professor dismissed

NY – A judge in upstate New York has dismissed four-year-old charges against a Buffalo art professor accused in a federal terrorism investigation of illegally obtaining biological materials.WAMC's Dave Lucas reports...

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WAMC New York News
7:28 am
Tue April 22, 2008

NY Executive came out swinging against Utilities' rate case

Rockland County, NY – Rockland County, NY Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef Monday came out swinging against Orange and Rockland Utilities' rate case settlement agreement filed late Friday. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:25 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Susan Zimet will seek the Democratic Party nomination to run for the new county executive job

Ulster County, NY – Ulster County, NY Legislator Susan Zimet Monday officially announced that she would seek the Democratic Party nomination to run for the new county executive job this fall. She will face off against County Administrator Michael Hein, who has already announced his intentions to run on the Democratic line. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:22 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Economies of both Orange and Dutchess counties are doing well

Dutchess County , NY – New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli Monday said the economies of both Orange and Dutchess counties are doing well; however, he issued a note of caution in light of the adverse impacts of an economic slowdown. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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