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A Great Lakes environmental cleanup program is facing an 80 percent budget cut in the House of Representatives. The program is dedicated to combatting invasive species, restoring wetlands, and improving beaches. Its funding could be slashed from 285...
The State Public Service Commission is extending a  public comment period on whether it’s a good idea for  Verizon to stop providing land line service  to some customers and supply a wireless telephone connection instead....
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A new sexual harassment accusation in New York's Assembly was blocked from investigation by a lawyer who will be fired by Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver as the longtime leader continues to be dogged for mishandling...
Endicott Interconnect’s bankruptcy proceedings have been delayed after a creditor objected to the company’s plans to sell its assets. M&T Bank filed an objection to the proposed sale to a company owned by James T. Matthews, a member...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's environmental agency wants to bolster its battle against invasive Asian longhorned beetles by tapping into a widespread network of bug traps: backyard swimming pool filters. The Department of Environmental...
NEW YORK (AP) - Former New York Gov. George Pataki (puh-TAK'-kee) has been testifying about how more than 100 sex offenders came to be institutionalized after they finished their prison sentences. Pataki testified Tuesday in Manhattan federal...