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New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has withdrawn his lawsuit against Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel Abelove stemming from the police shooting death of an area man.
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about the family of a man shot by police in Troy that is now filing a lawsuit and additional screenings at Albany County Airport.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union more investigations into Cuomo, Heastie on Hoosick Falls hearings, and a missing Zebra found dead.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about an update in the New York State Attorney General's case against Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel Abelove and remarks regarding the Voorheesville School District.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about Congressman Chris Gibson's decision not to run for Governor of New York and a controversial shooting in Troy that has the New York State Attorney General involved.

WAMC's Patrick Garrett talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about positive real estate changes in New York State.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about today's primary and charter schools in New York.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain about three presidential candidates who made stops in the Capital Region yesterday and the case of three UAlbany girls who accused a group of students of racism on a CDTA bus.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about a local tie to the #PanamaPapers and the start of state testing in New York.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about plans for the former Beechnut facility in Montgomery County.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about Albany trash fees, fantasy sports in New York, and a scrapped exit off the Northway.

Former State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about New York State Senate staff looking to finish the budget and leave town to help campaign for the seat once held by former State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, dangerous ice in the Adirondacks that resulted in the death of a 12-year-old Greenwich boy, and an interesting story about politics and money in Cohoes.

Ray Tomlinson
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about RPI graduate and famed inventor Ray Tomlinson, who put the @ in our email and died Sunday. They also discuss a bunch of millionaires who were urging the taxing of the rich yesterday in Albany.

CDTA Bus
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about the University at Albany/CDTA bus incident and school funding for eight small city school districts including Kingston and Poughkeepsie.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about the New York State Board of Regents plan on revising of its Common Core program and Donald Trump's campaign contributions. 

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about the after affects of the Troy water main break and how the lack of winter weather has affected businesses up north.

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WAMC's Dave Lucas talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about a new deal with Globalfoundries and a turn in the case of an alleged racial assault on a CDTA bus in Albany.

Albany City Hall
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan's State of the City address and the interim superintendent for Albany City Schools.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about the city of Troy facing a massive mess and expense after a water main break, undeclared Zephyr Teachout receives 11 County Democratic leaders endorsement, and Time Warner Cable's prices increasing.

Snowmobiles in Finald
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about two conservation groups suing the state over the creation of a 22-mile snowmobile trail and the sentencing of a former Watervliet police officer accused of protecting a gang-related narcotics ring and buying cocaine while on the job.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about stolen state laptops, trash fees in Albany, and a limit on development in the Adirondacks.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about New York Governor Andrew Cuomo calling for a special election to fill former State Senate Leader Dean Skelos district seat and a the future of a seal that was captured in the Hudson and released near Long Island.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about whether the dredging of the Hudson River is over and a local town that is taking down all of its religious holiday signs.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about a missing Colonie woman and Times Union story about benefits for Troy police.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about a controversial pipeline project in Rensselaer County, two separate lawsuits in Schenectady that resulted in payouts, and police requesting travelers on Thanksgiving to be aware.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about settling refugees around New York State and the region.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about a ban on microbeads in Albany County, the Kinder Morgan pipeline in Southern Rensselaer County, and the lack of toll hikes on the state Thruway this year.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about upcoming elections around the Capitol Region and protests against D.A. Soares over a lack of indictment in the case of Donald 'Dontay' Ivy. 

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about an arrest of a former college student who threatened to commit a mass shooting at an unknown elementary school and a group to review teacher ratings system used by the New York State Board of Regents.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about a federal appeals court upholding the constitutionality of the SAFE Act as well as Connecticut's post-Newtown gun control law, Uber fighting to bring ride sharing into the Capital Region, and New Yorkers found to overwhelmingly prefer dogs to cats.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about an app allowing New Yorkers to gamble even easier and an effort to reduce salty roads in the Adirondacks.

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