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7:42 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Dr. Alan Chartock's Morning Commentary

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses lowering pensions in Detroit, China tensions choking off tourism to Vietnam, and NYC reviewing assaults on inmates on Riker's island.

Hudson Valley News
6:58 am
Tue July 22, 2014

NY Congressman Touts America Gives Legislation

Credit Courtesy of Scenic Hudson

A New York congressman from Columbia County says a recently passed bill in the House of Representatives helps promote conservation easements.

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Weather
6:50 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Meteorologist Paul Caiano's Forecast

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Here's NewsChannel 13 Meteorologist Paul Caiano's WAMC Regional Forecast:

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Sports
6:15 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Sports Report: Red Sox Wins Fifth Straight; Celtics Get New Logo

MLB:

In the American League, the Texas Rangers beat the sloppy New York Yankees 4-2 last night. Miles Mikolas earned his first win as a starter, pitching into the eighth inning. New York committed five errors — three by starting pitcher Shane Greene. Second baseman Brian Roberts and shortstop Derek Jeter made the other errors for the Yankees.

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New England News
10:15 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Vermont Preparing To Gauge Turkey Health

Wild turkeys
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The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is asking for help from the public in gauging how well the state's turkey flock is reproducing.
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WAMC News
10:10 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Tour Of Texas Border A 'Human Experience' For Sen. Blumenthal

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.)
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Connecticut U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal recently toured the nation’s southern border as the Obama administration tries handle the surge of immigrant children attempting to get into the country.

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New England News
9:45 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Obama Bestows Medal Of Honor On NH Veteran

U.S. Army Medal of Honor
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President Barack Obama bestowed the Medal of Honor on a New Hampshire veteran on Monday.
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New York News
8:30 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Training To Detect Possible Invasive Insect Set

Credit Courtesy Vermont Department of Forest Parks and Recreation

A training session has been set to for volunteers to be on alert for an invasive insect.
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New England News
7:45 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Vermont GOP Governor Candidate Ready To Launch Campaign

Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

One of Vermont's Republican gubernatorial hopefuls will formally launch  his campaign this week.
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New England News
6:06 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Massachusetts And Connecticut Governors Differ on Immigration Actions, So Do Lawmakers

U.S. Congressman Richard Neal, left, speaking with Mass. Gov. Deval Patrick in Great Barrington, Mass. Friday afternoon. Friday morning, Gov. Patrick announced the state was offering Camp Edwards and Westover Air Reserve Base as locations for the federal government to house immigrant children.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

Responding to a federal request, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has offered Camp Edwards on Cape Cod and Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee as two locations to house immigrant children. But, the offer is not sitting well with other lawmakers.

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