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ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer is asking federal officials to work with Cornell University on dairy safety issues. Schumer took a tour of the new food science facility at Cornell on Tuesday and made the request to the Federal Food...
Upstate researchers have found a way to predict the likelihood of getting sick after visiting a particular restaurant. The system is called nEmesis and it monitors the tweets from restaurant patrons and detects likely cases of foodborne illness in...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York farm family that refused to cave to a major power company and New York state is getting a powerful ally. U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on Rochester Gas & Electric and the Cuomo administration's...
Congressman Tom Reed is touring his district today and tomorrow to gather public opinion on whether the United States should get involved in the conflict in Syria. Congress returns from its summer break next week and is expected to take up the issue...
An upstate pro-business group says regions of the state north of Westchester need special attention in the coming months to help the floundering economy. The group Unshackle Upstate is proposing a series of tax cuts, as well as a start to fracking...
     SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Rochester has won the annual New York State Drinking Water Taste Test.      The state health department says about 250 people at the State Fair in Syracuse participated in the...