New England News
6:10 pm
Thu September 6, 2012

Federal Judge Orders MA Department of Correction to Pay for Inmate's Sex Change

A Federal judge has ordered the Massachusetts Department of Correction to provide a sex change operation for a convicted murderer suffering from gender identity disorder. WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief Lucas Willard reports…

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9:14 am
Fri August 20, 2010

WAMC Clarification Regarding NPR Piece On Dr. Laura Schlessinger

Albany, NY – NPR commentator John Ridley's commentary about Dr. Laura Schlessinger failed to air at 5:21 AM. The story aired in full at 7:21AM and is available online here...


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9:13 am
Wed August 18, 2010

Correction To WAMC Report On Recent Hudson River Dredge Panel Review

Albany, NY – On Tuesday, August 17th, WAMC aired a report titled Panel Releases Hudson River Dredge Report. In the report, Capitol District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas claims "GE's dumping, most of which was done without permits, occurred from 1946 until 1977, when PCB use was banned."

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3:16 pm
Tue August 3, 2010

Correction - Chapbook

Albany, NY – Michael from New Windsor says:
A chap book is a small pamphlet - usually used to publish poetry. Bukowski got his start with Chaps of his published magazine poetry.

We looked into it further, and found the Merriam-Webster definition:
Etymology: chapman + book
Date: 1798
: a small book containing ballads, poems, tales, or tracts

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2:28 pm
Mon August 2, 2010

BSO/Tanglewood Technical Glitch 7/30

Albany, NY – We apologize for the technical glitch that interrupted the live broadcast of the Boston Symphony Orchestra concert from Tanglewood. We are taking steps to ensure that interruptions like this will not happen again.