WAMC New York News
8:15 am
Wed February 6, 2008

McCain, Clinton lead delegate counts

National – The most important numbers at the end of the Super Tuesday presidential nominating contests belong to Republican John McCain and Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton. Sarah LaDuke has more...

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WAMC New York News
8:13 am
Wed February 6, 2008

Clinton, McCain roll to victory in NY Presidential Primary

New York State – Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton has beaten back a strong challenge by Senator Barack Obama to win the Democratic primary in her adopted state of New York. And Senator John McCain can claim all of New York's Republican delegates. Sarah LaDuke has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:27 am
Wed February 6, 2008

New York Gets a New Chief Historian

Albany, NY – The New York State Museum reached across the
border to Pennsylvania to find its new chief historian. Jill Rontey reports...

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WAMC New England News
7:25 am
Wed February 6, 2008

Obama Wins CT

Hartford, Ct – Barack Obama scored an upset over Senator
Hillary Clinton today, winning the state Democratic presidential primary in CT. Jill Rontey reports...

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WAMC New York News
7:23 am
Wed February 6, 2008

Clinton Wins New York

NY – Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton has beaten back a strong challenge by Senator Barack Obama to win the Democratic primary in her adopted state of New York. And Senator John McCain can claim all of New York's Republican delegates.

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WAMC New York News
7:09 am
Wed February 6, 2008

Hudson School Has Been Approved by the Senate Education Committee

Hudson, NY – Legislation sponsored by New York State Senator John Bonacic of Mount hope that would create the Hudson School of Math, Science and Engineering Regional Technology Institute, has been approved by the Senate Education Committee.Hank Gross reports...

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WAMC New York News
7:06 am
Wed February 6, 2008

New Policy for Flood and Mudslide Insurance

Hudson Valley, NY – New York State legislation that would require insurance companies to provide policy holders with an annual notice that their policy does not cover damage caused by flooding or mudslides has the backing of a local insurance company official. In the Hudson Valley over the last couple of years, there has been severe in Sullivan, Ulster and Orange counties. Hank Gross reports...

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WAMC New York News
6:59 am
Wed February 6, 2008

Hinchey Say Exxon Mobil's Exectutive Salaries are Disgusting

NY – The net profit of $40.6 billion reported by Exxon Mobil is obscene and the salaries of their top executives are disgusting to New York Congressman Maurice Hinchey. Hank Gross reports...

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WAMC New York News
6:56 am
Wed February 6, 2008

Clean-fuel Buses May be on the way for Ulster County

Ulster County, NY – Almost $31 million in New York State and federal transit funding has been announced for urban and rural public transportation systems to purchase new, clean-fuel buses and support infrastructure improvements to transit facilities. Among the recipients is Ulster County Area Transit, which will receive $1.6 million in federal funds. That will pay for three 40-foot hybrid buses, four smaller hybrid buses under 30 feet and preventative maintenance. Hank Gross reports...

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WAMC New York News
6:52 am
Wed February 6, 2008

New Jobs Could Be on the Way in Orange County, NY

Orange County, NY – Fourteen companies that await approval for acceptance into the Newburgh-Stewart Empire Zone in Orange County, NY will translate into 600 jobs.Hank Gross reports...

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