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Cuomo to announce millions in job grants statewide ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will play host to his latest event that will award about $750 million in job grants to 10 regions statewide. The Economic Development Corp. event...
Under the Common Core, teaching long division is a little different. Kids will still learn the old-style long division. But this new method reinforces their knowledge of basic multiplication tables and there are several possible answers to each...
Reform groups are focusing attention on Governor Cuomo’s anti corruption commission’s recommendations to beef up the anemic State Board of Elections. They still are not giving up hope of public campaign financing for state wide races....
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Teachers in Albany, Rochester, Syracuse, suburban Buffalo and other communities will be wearing blue and rallying as part of a national "Day of Action" today. Beyond pressing for more funding, New York educators...
Rallies targeting fast food restaurants were held in cities across the country today as part of a campaign to raise the federal minimum wage but the movement faces strong opposition from both within and outside of the fast food industry. Walkouts...
NY seeks $30M in proposals for renewable energy ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state is seeking proposals for $30 million worth of commercial renewable energy projects in New York City and the Hudson Valley. The New York State Energy Research...