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Annmarie Fertoli

Annmarie Fertoli appears in the following:

Senate Approves Financial Overhaul Bill

Thursday, July 15, 2010

The Senate has approved the president's financial overhaul bill, in a vote of 60-39.

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BP Resumes Testing on Containment Cap

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Federal officials have halted tests on the new containment cap.

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Authorities Arrest Four for Uganda Attacks

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Ugandan authorities have arrested four people in connection with two bomb attacks in the country's capital city of Kampala.

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Gov't Issues New Moratorium on Deepwater Drilling

Monday, July 12, 2010

The federal government has issued a new moratorium on deepwater drilling, days after an appeals court upheld a ruling against the ban.

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Swiss Authorities Free Director Polanski

Monday, July 12, 2010

The Swiss government has rejected a request by the United States to extradite director Roman Polanski.

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Latest Fix in the Gulf Could Cap Oil Spill

Friday, July 09, 2010

Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen says the latest fix to stop the oil gushing into the Gulf of Mexico could temporarily increase the amount of oil spilling into the water; but, if this weekend's plan works, the spill could be contained in just a few days, according to the Associated Press.

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'The Pacific,' 'Glee' Lead Emmy Nominees

Thursday, July 08, 2010

The 2010 Emmy nominees have been announced -- and the leading nominees tackle very different subjects.

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Gen. Mattis Tapped to Lead Central Command

Thursday, July 08, 2010

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates says he's recommending Marine Corps General James Mattis to head U.S. Central Command.

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Swiss Pilot Lands Solar-Powered Plane

Thursday, July 08, 2010

A solar-powered plane successfully touched down at a Swiss airport this morning, following a 26-hour flight.

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Norway Arrests 3 Men on Terrorism Charges

Thursday, July 08, 2010

Those arrested are suspected of planning terrorist attacks, and having ties to al-Qaeda.

 

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Suicide Bomb Attacks Kill 42 in Pakistan

Friday, July 02, 2010

Forty-two people were killed and dozens more wounded when suicide bombers attacked a Sufi shrine in Lahore, Pakistan.

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The Changing Role of the NEA

Friday, July 02, 2010

A look at the National Endowment for the Arts under new Chairman Rocco Landesman.

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Toyota Issues Another Vehicle Recall

Friday, July 02, 2010

Toyota is recalling some 137,000 vehicles in the United States due to problems with a valve spring.

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William S. Merwin Named U.S. Poet Laureate

Thursday, July 01, 2010

The U.S. Library of Congress has selected William S. Merwin to be the nation's 17th U.S. Poet Laureate.

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A Final Farewell to Senator Robert Byrd

Thursday, July 01, 2010

The body of Senator Robert Byrd will lie in repose in the U.S. Senate chamber today.

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Labor Dept. Reports Increase in Jobless Claims

Thursday, July 01, 2010

According to the latest report from the U.S. Labor Department, 13,000 more jobless claims were filed in the last week of June, bringing the total number of claims filed this past week to 472,000.

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Petreaus is Confirmed; Afghan War Ramps Up

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

General Petraeus is unanimously confirmed today as commander of the war in Afghanistan where violence continues to escalate.

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Preparations Underway for Hurricane Alex

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Hurricane Alex was well into the Gulf of Mexico and headed toward Texas and Mexico on Wednesday, after being upgraded to a Category 2 Hurricane this afternoon, making it the first Atlantic hurricane of the season, according to the Associated Press.

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Senate Hearings Continue for Kagan

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

It's the third day of Congressional hearings for Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, June 28, 2010

This week, David Sanger from the NYTimes speaks with WQXR's Kerry Nolan on how Senator Robert Byrd's death will affect Washington.