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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Federal officials have cited an upstate New York manufacturer for 16 safety violations after a fatal forklift accident. National Pipe and Plastics, Inc. of Vestal has been cited by the Occupational Safety and Health...
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - The latest Siena College poll shows 45 percent of New York voters oppose hydraulic fracturing for natural gas and 37 percent support it. That compares to 42 percent opposed and 41 percent in favor last month. Spokesman Steve...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says five companies that have been making collections on short-term "payday" loans will pay more than $300,000 in restitution and penalties under a settlement. Schneiderman announced...
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Another anti gambling group has released a study debunking Governor Cuomo’s and the legislature’s claims about the benefits of permitting more casinos gambling in New York. As Karen DeWitt reports, so far opponents have been more vocal...
One of the most widely used class of insecticides in the world, known as neonicotinoids (pronounced knee-oh-nicotine-oids), may be killing our bee populations, and harming other pollinators, according to a new study. Some groups would like to see...