WAMC New England News
6:51 am
Tue August 12, 2008

Connecticut primaries choosing November candidates

CT – Connecticut voters are going to the polls
to choose legislative candidates, some local municipal officials and a congressional candidate in party primaries. WAMC's Jill Rontey. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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Media Project
6:25 am
Tue August 12, 2008

The Media Project #897

Albany, NY – (AIRS 8/10/08 & 8/11/08) WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss your letters and other issues confronting the media.

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WAMC New York News
6:11 am
Tue August 12, 2008

Local governments reaping millions in gas taxes

NY – A published report shows New York counties
are collecting millions of dollars through a windfall tied to the way they tax a gallon of gasoline. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
6:07 am
Tue August 12, 2008

NY soldier killed in Iraq

NY – A New York soldier has been killed in Iraq.
The Department of Defense on Monday announced the death of 23-year-old Sergeant Jose Ulloa, of New York City, while supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

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WAMC New York News
6:04 am
Tue August 12, 2008

SU conducts sex assault hearing

Syracuse, NY – Three Syracuse University basketball
players accused of sexually assaulting a female student have defended themselves during a nearly six-hour hearing on campus. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:32 am
Tue August 12, 2008

MA agrees to help out struggling agencies

Springfield, MA – Two Massachusetts state authorities have agreed to help out two other public state agencies that are struggling financially. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:27 am
Tue August 12, 2008

New round of church closings

Springfield, MA – The Springfield Roman Catholic Diocese has announced a new round of church closings and mergers. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
5:24 am
Tue August 12, 2008

Port Authority head resigning lucrative part-time post

NY – The head of the Port Authority is resigning his lucrative part-time post on the board of the organization that oversees New York's power grid. More from WAMC's Dave Lucas. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
5:22 am
Tue August 12, 2008

NY EPA officials have gotten an earful

Albany, NY – New York State environmental protection officials have gotten an earful since they proposed a statewide ban on the
open burning of trash and brush in rural upstate areas. WAMC's Dave Lucas picks up the story. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
5:18 am
Tue August 12, 2008

NY board approved "cap and trade" program

Albany, NY – A New York State board has approved regulations enacting a regional ``cap and trade'' program to reduce greenhouse
gas emissions from power plants. WAMC's Dave Lucas explains. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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