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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Senate has confirmed Gov. Andrew Cuomo's second nominee to the state's highest court. The Senate approved Justice Sheila Abdus-Salaam to the seven-member Court of Appeals after several legislators praised her...
The state is one step closer to giving patients access to their medical information online. The New York e-Health Collaborative has announced nine finalists in their competition to design an online patient portal. Paul Wilder from the e-Health...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says improved access to credit for struggling farmers and milk pricing reform are among her priorities for New York farmers. Gillibrand is a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, where the Farm Bill...
This is the first week that New York state’s network of canals is open for its 189th year. While the canals are often seen as an economic lifeline from another era, this could be a big season for commercial traffic. The Canal Corporation...
More than 100 kids showcased their ideas at the 11th annual Western New York Invention Convention. The event took place at Medaille College in Buffalo, Sunday. It was created to promote creative thinking and encourage scientific problem solving....
Former Senate Democratic Leader John Sampson turned himself in to federal authorities Monday, after being accused in a nine count indictment of embezzling nearly half a million dollars from mortgage foreclosure accounts,  and then trying to...