Albany, NY – A report released by the DEC Wildlife Pathology Unit documents the widespread availability of jewelry containing high levels of lead across 12 New York counties. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Albany, NY – We currently live in very contentious political times. If you're wondering how this might have happened, Earl Shorris is probably the man to give you the answer. He's an author who recently wrote The Politics of Heaven: America in Fearful Times. The book outlines how religion has shaped American politics over time. In this WAMC's Katie Britton spoke with Shorris about his book.
Albany, NY – Senator Charles Schumer wants to see a state crackdown on mortgage companies who he says are pushing more and more New Yorkers into foreclosure. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports
Albany, NY – The Spitzer administration is having second thoughts about a planned consolidation of the state's data center at a college campus near Utica. The plans also had faced strong union opposition in Albany. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Springfield, MA – Legislation is being filed in Massachusetts to create a state registry of dangerous dogs. It would be similar in concept to a sex offender registry in that people could go to the internet and find out if a dangerous dog is in their neighborhood. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...