WAMC New York News
7:41 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Citizenship application process shortened up for soldiers

NY – Congress has passed legislation to speed up citizenship applications for those serving in the U.S. military. WAMC's Dave Lucas reports.
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WAMC New England News
7:40 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Mukasey appoints prosecutor to look in to controversial firings

CT – U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey has appointed a Connecticut prosecutor to pursue possible criminal charges against republicans who were involved in the controversial firings of nine U.S. attorneys. WAMC's Charlie Deitz reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:40 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Judge set bail at $50 million in Rockefeller case

Boston, MA – A judge has set bail at $50 million cash for a German citizen charged with kidnaping his young daughter and claiming to police he was a man named Clark Rockefeller. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has the details. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:40 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Seven years shaved off sentance of killer

MA – Federal prosecutors and defense lawyers Have reached a deal to shave seven years off the prison sentence of the killer of New Haven mob under boss William Grasso. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:39 am
Tue September 30, 2008

A third of Hudson Valley cities are making cuts

NY – Almost a third of cities and towns in the Hudson Valley say they're making spending cuts because revenues are down and costs are up. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New England News
7:39 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Money earned from selling emissions allowances will go to heating assistance

MA – Gov. Deval Patrick will use the $13.3 million that Massachusetts earned from selling greenhouse gas emissions allowances to help individuals and local officials deal with soaring energy costs this winter. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:39 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Brutal murder spread pain through the Sudanese community

Springfield, MA – A brutal murder in Springfield Massachusetts has spread pain through out the Sudanese refugee community. WAMC Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
7:38 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Fiscal problems at the state capitol can be felt in Schenectady

Scenectady, NY – The fiscal problems at the state capitol in Albany can be felt in City Halls across New York state , including in Schenectady. WAMC's Brian Shields has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
7:33 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Gun buy back program expanded to Schenectady

Schenectady, NY – The organizer of a gun buyback program in Albany will announce today that the effort will be expanded to Schenectady. WAMC's Brian Shields reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:30 am
Tue September 30, 2008

Comptroller: Meltdown may cost NY $3.5B in revenue

Thomas P. DiNapoli (D)

Albany, NY – Governor Paterson says he'll issue a new financial plan next month reflecting the impact of the turmoil on Wall Street. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more.

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