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The federal environmental protection agency has rejected a plan by Governor Cuomo to raid the state’s  clean water fund to help pay for the New York Thruway’s Tappan Zee Bridge replacement. The Cuomo Administration had justified the...
The issue of hydro fracking played a role in the recent Democratic primary for governor in New York, and those who oppose the gas drilling process hope it will influence the general election, too. Governor Cuomo, once on a fast track to begin the...
A state House committee in Pennsylvania is looking into how newly-proposed federal rules to cut carbon emissions and combat climate change will affect Pennsylvania’s energy industries. For the full story, check out StateImpact Pennsylvania.
After a primary season that included no debates between Governor Andrew Cuomo and his challenger, Zephyr Teachout, the remaining candidates are pressing for debates before the general election. Republican challenger Rob Astorino has called for eight...
A new study has found that residents in western Pennsylvania living close to natural gas drilling sites were twice as likely to report health problems than those living farther away. Public health researchers from Yale University and the University...
Cuomo, Christie discuss the region's terror threat NEW YORK (AP) — Federal and state officials say New York and New Jersey are facing a daunting domestic terror threat fueled by mounting hostilities between the United States and Islamic...