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NEW YORK (AP) - New York's attorney general says a new state law designed to curb painkiller addiction is a model for the entire country. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Monday that a central database of prescriptions will show...
Governor Cuomo is running ads proclaiming New York’s business friendliness, but a recent set of rankings  finds the state dead last in that category. As Karen DeWitt reports, the truth lies somewhere in between. The ads, commissioned by...
Outside Wednesday’s town board meeting in Windsor, drilling advocates handed out pro-drilling stickers. About 150 people showed up and most of them put a sticker on. The issue on that night was Resolution 24 - the town board’s May...
The news that the US Olympic teams uniforms will be made in China has stirred up New York’s politicians and business leaders. Senator Chuck Schumer is among many politicians joining the outcry against the news that the US Olympic team is...
Governor Cuomo says he will not necessarily endorse Democrats for election to the closely divided  State Senate, even though he’s a Democrat. He says he’ll consider candidates on a case by case basis. That stance gives the...
Until now, scientists could only guess at the amount of plastic waste in the Great Lakes. This week, a team of researchers sets sail to conduct the first-ever survey of plastic pollution in the world's largest fresh water system and will try to...