Election 2008
6:00 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Poll finds Obama not doing as well as expected

NY – A new poll finds that Barack Obama is not doing as well as expected among potential New York voters. WAMC's Capital Correspondent Karen DeWitt has more.

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WAMC New York News
5:41 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Labor union watching how lawmakers vote

Albany, NY – A major labor union in New York will be watching how state lawmakers vote during the special session of the legislature today. WAMC's Brian Shields reports.

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WAMC New York News
5:35 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Economists met to discuss NY deficit

Albany, NY – An all-star team of economists has met to discuss New York State's budget deficit. WAMC's Dave Lucas has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:32 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Gasoline prices continue to slide

Springfield, MA – Gasoline prices in Massachusetts continue to slide. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:29 am
Tue August 19, 2008

New trial for teen convicted in fatal stabbing case

Pittsfield, MA – Massachusetts' highest court has ordered a new trial for a Pittsfield teenager convicted of fatally stabbing another teen during a fight because a black person was excluded from the jury. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:23 am
Tue August 19, 2008

$1.3 million in grants for workforce development

Springfield, MA – The administration of Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has awarded almost 1 point 3 million dollars in grants for a new workforce development effort in the greater Springfield area. WAMC's Paul Tuthill has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
5:17 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Dutchess County fair trying to draw in visitors

Dutchess County, NY – One of the biggest annual events in the Hudson Valley is trying to draw in visitors worried about the economy. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
5:15 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Judge turns down dorm proposal challenge

Poughkeepsie, NY – A judge has turned down the town of Poughkeepsie's court challenge of a dorm proposal by the local community college. Dutchess County Community college was hoping to break ground soon but Susan Barnett reports the next step isn't clear.

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WAMC New York News
5:11 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Investigators looking into air show crash

NY – Investigators are still looking into the cause of a tragedy at a Hudson Valley air show. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC News
4:18 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Emergency Responders In Large Scale Drill

Springfield, MA – With a big air show scheduled at the Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee Massachusetts in about two weeks, emergency responders today staged a large scale drill.......WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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