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WAMC New England News
5:58 am
Thu August 21, 2008

Judge claims disability after law suit

Boston, MA – A judge who sent threatening letters to the Boston herald's publisher after winning a $2 million libel award will not work as a judge again in Massachusetts. WAMC's Paul Tuthill has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
5:34 am
Thu August 21, 2008

IRS tries to reach veterans that haven't filed

MA – The IRS is trying to reach scores of retirees and disabled veterans who need to file tax forms to claim their economic stimulus checks. WAMC's Paul Tuthill has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:11 am
Wed August 20, 2008

Galvin asks Fidelity to buy back securities

MA – Massachusetts Secretary of State William Galvin is asking Fidelity Investments to buy back auction rate securities it sold to customers. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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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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