LOCAL NEWS
Auto dealer owner accused of writing bad $9,500 for camper

POWNAL >> State Police say the owner of a truck dealership and service center wrote a bad check for $9,500 to a Massachusetts woman for a camper. According to Trooper Benjamin Barton, on Jan. 29, Gertrude E. Hooks contacted police to say she had an arrangement with Joseph J. Tornabene, 51, to sell a camper at his business, Tornabene's Auto Sales and Service, off Route 7. Full Story
SPORTS
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Panthers geared up for semifinal game

After weather-related delays, Hoosick boys ready for Ravena
HOOSICK, N.Y. >> A sturdy roof and some clear weather means the Hoosick Falls Central School boys basketball team can finally get in its game against Ravena in the Section II, Class B tournament, and the Panthers couldn't be more excited to finally play their semifinal contest. "We get more shots up during the week, so we get to critique it and get our gameplan down," Hoosick senior Austin Full Story
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Kelly Clarkson fights British TV personality's fat shaming

Katie Hopkins ripped the singer after she appeared on 'The Graham Norton Show.’ Full Story
REGION
Streak of below freezing days ends in Vermont

The Associated Press MONTPELIER >> Sick of the cold yet? Here's why. The temperature stayed at or below freezing for 43 consecutive days up until Wednesday in parts of Vermont, making the February freeze both long and deep. It was the second longest streak of at or below-freezing days for Montpelier and St. Full Story

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Art Spiegelman brings 'Wordless' performance to Williams College

Creator of 'Maus' will tour history of books-in-pictures
Art Spiegelman, creator of the 'Maus' graphic novels, will bring a musical tour of graphic novels and wordless books to Williamstown. Full Story
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Update: Harrison Ford plane crash injuries 'moderate'; engine failure cited

The “Star Wars” actor crash-landed a small vintage plane on a Venice Beach golf course. Reports say he was taken to a hospital with bloody gashes on his head. 


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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring.   Full Story
 
Roger Goodell wants the Dolphins to stay in Miami
The Dolphins don't have one foot out of Miami, according to Roger Goodell. The NFL commissioner said Thursday that the Dolphins don't necessarily have to relocate despite the Florida legislature's refusal last week to fund renovations to Sun Life Stadium. Full Story

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None of the current crop of TV moms is likely to be voted Mother of the Year, unless the ability to put dinner on the table counts for more than mental health.   Full Story
 
 
Updated: May 10, 2013 3:19:58 PM EDT
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring.   Full Story
 
 
Updated: May 10, 2013 3:19:58 PM EDT
 
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Obama launches sales pitch for health insurance program

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring. Full Story
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Happy Mother's Day, you heartless, killer psycho TV moms

None of the current crop of TV moms is likely to be voted Mother of the Year, unless the ability to put dinner on the table counts for more than mental health. Full Story
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Obama launches sales pitch for health insurance program

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring. Full Story