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WAMC New England News
7:05 am
Wed August 20, 2008

Police handed out warnings for violating curfew

Hartford, CT – Police in Hartford , Connecticut say they've handed out 50 warnings to young people for violating the city's curfew since it
was revived last Thursday due to escalating violence. WAMC's Dave Lucas has details. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:04 am
Wed August 20, 2008

Thousands spent to get proposal rejected

Hartford, CT – Tens of thousands of dollars are being spent in an effort to get Connecticut voters to reject a proposal on the November ballot to reopen the state constitution. WAMC's Dave Lucas has. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:56 am
Wed August 20, 2008

Increase in number of people insured in MA

MA – State officials are reporting a big jump in the number of people with health insurance in Massachusetts. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:52 am
Wed August 20, 2008

Gag order on MIT students lifted

Boston, MA – A Federal Judge has lifted a gag order on three MIT students who found security flaws in Boston's Mass Transit automated fare system. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:49 am
Wed August 20, 2008

Disaster drill performed Tuesday

Springfield, MA – A large scale disaster drill put emergency responders through their paces in Springfield Massachusetts Tuesday. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:40 am
Wed August 20, 2008

Cohen: No tolls on I-93

MA – State Transportation Secretary Bernard Cohen is saying for the first time that drivers who use Interstate 93 to get into Boston need not fear paying tolls to use the road. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:28 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Torrington sex offender to return award

Torrington, CT – The Torrington Board of Approved Baseball Umpires wants the lifetime achievement award it gave to a convicted child sex offender returned. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more.

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WAMC New England News
5:32 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Gasoline prices continue to slide

Springfield, MA – Gasoline prices in Massachusetts continue to slide. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:29 am
Tue August 19, 2008

New trial for teen convicted in fatal stabbing case

Pittsfield, MA – Massachusetts' highest court has ordered a new trial for a Pittsfield teenager convicted of fatally stabbing another teen during a fight because a black person was excluded from the jury. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:23 am
Tue August 19, 2008

$1.3 million in grants for workforce development

Springfield, MA – The administration of Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has awarded almost 1 point 3 million dollars in grants for a new workforce development effort in the greater Springfield area. WAMC's Paul Tuthill has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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