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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...
It now appears more likely that the state will approve the Cayuga power plant’s proposed conversion to natural gas. In a letter sent Tuesday to the Cayuga Operating Company and NYSEG, the state asked for a revised repowering proposal: “...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York state officials say they suspect test takers cheated on hundreds of tests to operate the most vulnerable vehicles on the road — from trucks hauling hazardous materials to school buses — and eight commercial...
A budget watch dog group says New York’s new 10 year plan of how it will spend over $174 billion dollars in road and bridge and numerous other projects, lacks transparency and needs more details on how it will all be paid for. Governor Cuomo...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The state Department of Environmental Conservation has proposed regulations for new liquefied natural gas storage facilities and truck fueling stations. Commissioner Joe Martens says Thursday that lower emissions from burning...