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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An audit by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has found that hundreds of inmates in upstate county jails received more than $500,000 in improper benefits. DiNapoli's auditors found 351 inmates in Chemung, Onondaga, Orange,...
In the suburban town of Cheektowaga, Maryvale High School’s Varsity football team is practicing for their next game. (NAT) 17-year old Senior Mike Cammarano is an inside linebacker for the team. A few weeks ago he was involved in a helmet-to...
Kenya is eyeing technology as a way to propel it into the developing world, but the digital divide remains daunting. The government here has made a major push to expand mobile technology and high speed internet and it's had some success,...
Pianist John Covelli speaks with WSKG's Bill Snyder about the concert on Sunday, October 6 at 2pm in the Schorr Family Firehouse Stage.  He is joined by violinist James Wallenberg and cellist Stephen Stalker.  More information here.
The partial government shutdown entered its second day today with no end in sight. An analyst at a technology think tank called ITIF says the damage to research projects will be lasting. The government shutdown is in its early stages, but according...
Governor Cuomo is appointing a new tax cutting commission that he’s charged with finding ways of slicing state revenues by $2 to $3 billion dollars next year. Cuomo turned to the man who beat his father in the 1994 governor’s race,...