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The Roundtable
1:34 am
Fri June 29, 2007

Roundtable Roulette with Jen Nathan and Andy Clegg 6-29

Albany, NY – Have you come down with a case of "I don't know what to do this week?" It's gonna be alright, because we have just the medicine for you. Our producers Jen Nathan and Andy Clegg have a little too much fun telling us about upcoming events in the listening area.

The Roundtable
1:30 am
Fri June 29, 2007

Joe Donahue speaks with Steve Vogel 6-29

Albany, NY – The history of the building of the Pentagon is a fascinating one. The project began just before the beginning of the US entry into WWII and was completed right after Pearl Harbor. Washington Post veteran journalist Steve Vogel has written a major new history of the Pentagon--all about it's building and then rebuilding following 9/11.

The Pentagon: A History, by Steve Vogel.
Published by Random House.

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The Roundtable
1:26 am
Fri June 29, 2007

Julia Taylor speaks with Chinua Achebe 6-29

Albany, NY – Chinua Achebe, author of Things Fall Apart, speaks with Julia Taylor about winning the Man Booker International Prize for Fiction.

The Roundtable
1:23 am
Fri June 29, 2007

Joe Donahue speaks with Pete Hamill 6-29

Albany, NY – Pete Hamill is the author of North River, a love story for grown-ups, set against the backdrop of 1930's New York City gripped tight by the Great Depression. It is the Roundtable Reads Book Pick for July. Pete Hamill speaks about how this is his 10th novel and it never gets easier.

North River, by Pete Hamill.
Published by Little Brown.

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WAMC New York News
12:44 am
Fri June 29, 2007

The Search For Suzanne

Albany, NY – Imagine that a family member disappeared years ago... without a proverbial trace, and that ever since, you've left no stone unturned, trying to find them or at least find out what happened to them. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New York News
12:37 am
Fri June 29, 2007

Nature's Fury

Albany, NY – The recent thunderstorms and flash-flooding around the region left a path of destruction as it moved eastward. As Dave Lucas reports, many people are looking to rebuild, and others trying to recoup after the death of a local boy.

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12:23 am
Fri June 29, 2007

Word For The Wise #3275

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3275--06/29/07: Preponement? Let's call the whole thing off!

11:44 am
Thu June 28, 2007

Word For The Wise #3274

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3274--06/28/07: The vanity of it all

WAMC New York News
10:44 am
Thu June 28, 2007

Excessive Overtime At Mental Facility

Poughkeepsie, NY – A report by the state comptroller's office found that workers at the state-run facility put in as many as 39 overtime hours a week and worked months without a day off.

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WAMC New England News
5:13 am
Thu June 28, 2007

Control Board Term Extended Two Years

Springfield, MA – A revamped Springfield Finance Control Board has voted to continue to govern the Western Massachusetts city for two more years. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports

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