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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The group that represents video slot machine centers at race tracks says casino expansion in New York will cost taxpayers and schools millions of dollars without creating substantially more jobs. The New York Gaming Association...
A small number of Syracuse residents let city lawmakers know their feelings on the future of Interstate 81 through the city's downtown at a public hearing on Monday. While public forums hosted by transportation planners have attracted hundreds...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposal to strengthen state abortion rights is energizing not just his liberal Democratic base, but outnumbered opponents who claim it's a "stealth expansion" of abortion. Cuomo says the...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has released his bill for the tax-free job creation program he promoted last week during a statewide tour. The bill detailing the program shows it could be established upstate, in New York City's outer...
NEW YORK (AP) - Officials say new projections show 800,000 New York City residents could be living in a flood zone that would cover a quarter of the city's land by the 2050s as rising seas and other effects of global warming take hold. The...
There are more than 200,000 railroad crossings nationwide, but only a small proportion are monitored due to the high cost. Now, a western New York startup has created a web-based system that could address this issue. In 2010, dance instructor Katie...