The Roundtable
4:08 am
Wed August 27, 2008

Philip Zimbardo (aired 8/27/08)

Albany, NY – Professor Philip Zimbardo believes that our conception of time is one of the most important factors in defining our reality. Andy Clegg speaks with him about his new book on the subject- The Time Paradox: The New Psychology of Time That Will Change Your Life.

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The Roundtable
4:02 am
Wed August 27, 2008

Daniel Gardner (aired 8/27/09)

Albany, NY – The Roundtable hosts speak to author Daniel Gardner about his new book The Science of Fear, which explores the effects fear in society.

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The Roundtable
3:59 am
Wed August 27, 2008

Dana Milbank (aired 8/26/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Dana Milbank about his book, "Homo Politicus: The Strange and Scary Tribes that Run Our Government."

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WAMC New York News
1:55 am
Wed August 27, 2008

Westchester Waits To Learn Safety Impact of New Earthquake Info

Westchester County, NY – The Nuclear Regulatory commission is still studying a new report that indicates the Indian Point Nuclear Plant is at greater risk from earthquakes than previously believed. Meanwhile, a neighboring county is waiting for answers.

Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports

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WAMC New York News
11:39 am
Tue August 26, 2008

Trying To Avert A Winter Crisis

Ulster County, NY – Gas prices are creeping down, but it's still going to be far more expensive to heat your home than it was last year. And one county is coordinating a major plan to make sure no one goes cold or hungry. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:22 am
Tue August 26, 2008

Entergy Corp. will continue paying NYS

NY – New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo says Entergy Corp. has agreed to continue paying a state authority up to $72 million annually until 2014 if it's allowed to spin off its northeastern nuclear division. WAMC's Dave Lucas has more.
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WAMC New York News
7:21 am
Tue August 26, 2008

EPA: Indian Point cooling system harmful to environment

NY – A New York State environmental official has ruled that the huge numbers of fish killed by the cooling system at the Indian Point nuclear plant prove the system is harmful to the environment. WAMC's Dave Lucas reports.
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WAMC New York News
7:16 am
Tue August 26, 2008

Clinton urged supporters to get behind Obama

Denver, CO – Hillary Clinton made her first remarks at the democratic convention in Denver to the New York delegation, where she urged supporters to transfer their enthusiasm to Barack Obama. WAMC's Capital Correspondent Karen DeWitt reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:12 am
Tue August 26, 2008

Officials say cuts are illegal

NY – Some county officials say the state's latest cuts not only will end up costing local taxpayers more they argue they're illegal. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:10 am
Tue August 26, 2008

Poughkeepsie mayor calling for beefed up police presence

Poughkeepsie, NY – Poughkeepsie's mayor is calling for a beefed up police presence in some neighborhoods after the city's latest murder. Susan Barnett reports.

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