2:14pm

Tue July 3, 2012
Regional Coverage

Yellow Dot program will give first responders the upper hand

Last month, Oneida, Madison and Herkimer Counties joined an effort to prevent deaths from automobile accidents. The Yellow Dot program is designed to give medical professionals information they need if you can't.

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2:09pm

Tue July 3, 2012
Around the Nation

Poll Shows A New American Definition Of Optimism

Originally published on Tue July 3, 2012 2:55 pm

Transcript

JOHN DONVAN, HOST:

This is TALK OF THE NATION. I'm John Donvan.

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2:09pm

Tue July 3, 2012
From Our Listeners

Letters: Storytelling, Making Work Work

Originally published on Tue July 3, 2012 2:29 pm

Transcript

JOHN DONVAN, HOST:

It's Tuesday, and time to read from your comments.

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1:41pm

Tue July 3, 2012
Krulwich Wonders...

Showing Vultures A Little Love

Originally published on Wed August 1, 2012 12:32 pm

iStockphoto.com

Think of a giraffe lying on the Serengeti plain. He has just died, maybe of disease, maybe he was killed by a pride of lions, but now he's a 19-foot-long, 4,000-pound mound of meat, which very soon is going to stink and rot and muck up the neighborhood.

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1:34pm

Tue July 3, 2012
It's All Politics

Polls Show Americans, Like Their Justices, Are Still Divided Over Health Care

Originally published on Tue July 3, 2012 1:50 pm

The scene outside the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday, when the justices released their ruling on President Obama's health care law.
Alex Wong Getty Images

Americans remain about as polarized over President Obama's health care law as the nine members of the Supreme Court, according to polls taken after last week's ruling.

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1:30pm

Tue July 3, 2012
Books

'Monkey Mind': When Debilitating Anxiety Takes Over

Originally published on Thu July 5, 2012 11:18 am

Author and journalist Daniel Smith teaches English at the College of New Rochelle in New York.
Tyler Maroney

There's a lot to be anxious about — an upcoming job interview, a first date or perhaps a big presentation at work. For some, anxiety can be much more than just sweaty palms and quivering hands. It can be a debilitating condition with severe physical and mental effects.

The Anxiety and Depression Association of America estimates that nearly 40 million American adults suffer from a wide range of anxiety disorders — from acute nervousness and increased heart rate to full-on panic attacks.

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1:12pm

Tue July 3, 2012
Remembrances

Andy Griffith: A TV Icon From Mayberry To 'Matlock'

Originally published on Tue July 3, 2012 7:06 pm

In the drama Matlock, Kene Holliday (top left), Nancy Stafford, Julie Sommars, Griffith and Kari Lizer played a criminal defense team that often came out on top.
NBCU Photo Bank

In a career that spanned half a century, actor and comedian Andy Griffith starred in five different television series, made more than 30 movies and even recorded a Grammy Award-winning gospel album. He died Tuesday morning in North Carolina at the age of 86.

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1:01pm

Tue July 3, 2012
The Two-Way

After Apology, Pakistan Agrees To Reopen Military Supply Line, Says Clinton

Originally published on Tue July 3, 2012 6:03 pm

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton apologized for the "for the losses suffered by the Pakistani military" during a NATO airstrike that killed 24 Pakistani troops.

When announcing the apology, the AP reports, Clinton also said that Pakistan was reopening a crucial military supply line into Afghanistan. Pakistan had closed its border to the coalition forces since the attack in November.

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Once again this summer WRVO is partnering with organizations and area businesses to remind our listeners that upstate New York has a stunning variety of attractions of interest to people of every age.  We call this partnership Summer Destinations, and we encourage you to visit as many as you can during the 2013 summer season.

Whether you are planning a day trip, overnight adventure or long-term vacation, there is a destination for you that is sure to make your trip memorable.

WRVO summer destinations include:

12:26pm

Tue July 3, 2012
The Two-Way

Andy Griffith Dies, Was TV's Sheriff Taylor And Matlock

Originally published on Tue July 3, 2012 2:06 pm

Andy Griffith in 1960, when he started playing Sheriff Andy Taylor on TV.
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