The Roundtable
10:10 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Berlinger, Famed For "Paradise Lost" Series, Reinvestigates "The System"

Filmmaker Joe Berlinger
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“The System,” a new documentary series now airing on Al-Jazeera America, covers some familiar ground for Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Joe Berlinger.

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New England News
10:06 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Pittsfield PD Seeking Witnesses, No Longer Looking For 2nd Suspect In Monday's Shooting

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Pittsfield Police are no longer looking for a second suspect roughly 24 hours after a shooting Monday that sent a teenager to the hospital.

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Central New York News
9:05 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Remington Arms Plant Lays Off 100 Workers

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Two New York state lawmakers say more than 100 workers at the Remington Arms manufacturing plant in the Mohawk Valley are being laid off as the company shifts two of its assembly lines to Alabama.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Tue August 19, 2014

8/19/14 Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC's Alan Chartock and Times Union Associate Editor, Mike Spain.

Topics include:
Jim Jeffords Dies at 80
Ferguson
Glens Falls Civic Center
Mail carriers at risk
The Cost of Raising A Child

WAMC News
7:11 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Dr. Alan Chartock's Morning Commentary

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the riots in Ferguson and a possible run for president from Hillary Clinton.

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WAMC News
7:08 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Morning Headlines With Mike Spain Of The Times Union

WAMC's Ian Pickus talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about an Albany Common Council vote on a casino in Rensselaer and the future of the Glens Falls Civic Center.

Weather
6:42 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Meteorologist Paul Caiano's Morning Forecast

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Here's NewsChannel 13 Meteorologist Paul Caiano's WAMC Regional Forecast:

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Sports
6:08 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Sports Report: Steve Ballmer Welcomed To Los Angeles As New Clippers Owner

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NBA:

Steve Ballmer has introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans at a rally celebrating his new ownership of the NBA team.

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Capital Region News
5:47 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Albany Common Council Supports Rensselaer Casino

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The Albany Common Council voted 12-3 last night on a watered-down resolution in support of a Rensselaer casino project by Hard Rock International. The Times Union reports the council’s support was won with a number of last-minute conditions added to the resolution, including a decade’s worth of $1 million dollar payments to the city. But the measure didn’t preclude lawmakers from also supporting a casino project in neighboring East Greenbush from Churchill Downs and Saratoga Casino and Raceway. The Capital Region is slated to receive one of the state’s four casino licenses.

New England News
10:09 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

Two Die In Separate Motorcycle Crashes In Conn.

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Two men were killed after losing control of their motorcycles in separate accidents in Litchfield and Bethel, Connecticut.

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