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ROMULUS, N.Y. (AP) — Officials say a fire at a sewer plant in the Finger Lakes region may have caused hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage.      Seneca County officials tell The Post-Standard of Syracuse the fire...
Fort Drum, the Army post outside Watertown in Jefferson County, may be facing personnel cutbacks as a result of the federal budget reductions known as sequestration. Leadership there submitted recommendations to the Department of the Army about how...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Health Department is requiring staff at hospitals, nursing homes, hospices and home care agencies statewide to get flu shots or else wear masks when in close contact with patients in the upcoming flu season. The...
The State Comptroller says he’s looking for more start-up companies and entrepreneurs to invest in, as part of a partnership between the state’s pension fund and private equity managers. State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli has $400 million...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new study finds that the process of drilling and fracking for natural gas doesn't seem to spew immense amounts of the greenhouse gas methane into the air, as has been feared. This bolsters a big selling point for...
A coalition of defense contractors and universities is stepping up its lobbying efforts in hopes of becoming a federally designated drone testing site and the group has brought in Senator Charles Schumer. Senator Schumer said Monday he will make the...