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Governor Cuomo is reaching out to moderate Republicans to try to win over their vote in next month’s elections, his efforts have been bolstered by a new ad featuring Larry Rockefeller. Rockefeller, the nephew of former Governor Nelson...
Governor Cuomo has accepted two debate offers from media outlets, but neither format includes a one-on-one televised contest between the incumbent Democrat and his Republican opponent, and GOP candidate Rob Astorino is objecting. One of the debates...
Budget negotiations in the City of Ithaca are getting under way and Mayor Svante Myrick’s proposed budget includes a projected reduction in residents’ property tax rate. Myrick presented his budget to the common council on Wednesday....
Baker Hughes to disclose fracking chemicals NEW YORK (AP) - The drilling services company Baker Hughes is implementing a policy of disclosing all of the chemicals it uses in its fracking operations. Environmental groups and local communities have...
Today, we continue our journey on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, seeking glimpses of the state’s energy past, present and future. Last time, we went one thousand feet underground to a coal mine in southwestern Pennsylvania. In the second of five...
Cornell University is tapping Elizabeth Garrett, provost from the University of Southern California, to be the school’s next president. The current president, David Skorton announced earlier this spring he’d be leaving the school to...