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Vox Pop
3:28 am
Thu November 29, 2007

Estate Planning 11/29/07

Albany, NY – Protecting your assets and ensuring your legacy, estate planning is the topic of this edition of Vox Pop. Alan Chartock welcomes James Cole and Virginia Stanton Smith to WAMC's studio A.

WAMC News
1:23 am
Thu November 29, 2007

Officials say biodiesel more than alternative fuel source

Pittsfield, MA – There are three bio-diesel refineries planned for construction in Massachusetts. Thursday, State Senate President Therese Murray toured the Pittsfield site, which would be the largest producer of the alternative fuel source in the state. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report;

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The Roundtable
1:08 am
Thu November 29, 2007

Albany Adopt-A-Family (aired 11/29/07)

Albany, NY – Pattie Welek-Hall and Paula Hayes of Albany Adopt-A-Family join Joe and Julia in Studio A to remind us to think of struggling families during the holiday season.

The Roundtable
12:47 am
Thu November 29, 2007

Mike Hoyt - Reporting Iraq (aired 11/29/07)

Albany, NY – Mike Hoyt joins Joe and Julia to discuss the new book "Reporting Iraq."

WAMC New York News
12:08 am
Thu November 29, 2007

Security Concerns In The New Millenium

Hudson Valley, NY – Police say fears of terrorist attacks and Columbine-inspired shootings are adding a new dimension to the work they do - but the basics of law enforcement haven't changed.

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WAMC News
12:03 am
Thu November 29, 2007

Utility Regulators Advised to Reject Phone Deal

Montpelier, VT – New Hampshire's consumer advocate has recommended that state utility regulators reject Verizon's plan to sell its land-line telephone service to Fairpoint Communications. The recommendation came shortly after Maine regulators were also advised to reject it. That is good news for opponents of the sale, which must be approved by regulators in all three affected states - Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Roundtable
11:56 am
Wed November 28, 2007

Paul Krugman (parts 1 and 2; aired 11/27/07 and 11/28/07)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Paul Krugman about his book "The Conscience of a Liberal"

WAMC New York News
11:47 am
Wed November 28, 2007

SUNY Trustees Submit Budget With Tuition Increase

Albany, NY – The State University of New York Board of Trustees have submitted their budget proposal for 2008-2009. It includes a tuition increase, which if approved, could lead to an increase in faculty throughout the system. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Book Show
11:38 am
Wed November 28, 2007

The Book Show #1010

Albany, NY – Two lavishly illustrated books of children's classics have just been released in time for the holiday season. "The Annotated Hans Christian Andersen," edited by Maria Tatar features stories like The Snow Queen, The Ugly Duckling, The Princess and the Pea and many others by the beloved Danish writer. "The Annotated Secret Garden" gives the story along with notes and over one hundred pictures from the Frances Hodgson Burnett novel by that name.

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11:14 am
Wed November 28, 2007

How to Save Your Life #060

Albany, NY – Host Dr. Philip Stieg welcomes fitness expert JB Berns. Berns was named one of America's Top Personal Trainers by Fitness Magazine. He tells listeners what he believes are the keys to a successful fitness program including some surprising tips about what types of exercise are most effective. Also, find out how to avoid injuries and how to train around existing injuries in order to keep up with your fitness goals.

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