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CORTLAND, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say several roads are closed by flooding or downed trees and scores of people have been evacuated from their central New York homes as severe thunderstorms roll across the region. The worst damage is in...
Thousands of fishing fans are heading north to the St. Lawrence River this weekend for the Bassmasters Elite Series tournament, the top professional tour for bass anglers. Waddington’s Whittaker Park has become a village of food and craft...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says shale oil or gas wells will no longer be exempt from filing air quality plans. The DEP says in a Thursday release that oil and gas well sites in Pennsylvania had...
Students starting college this fall have access to new digital tools designed to help them stay healthy and keep from gaining the dreaded “Freshman 15”. It used to be the Freshman 5. Now it’s the Freshman 15. But now on-demand...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York official says a public utility that's supposed to provide low-cost electricity for residents is spending money on planes, pilots and six-figure salaries. New Yorkers pay some of the highest electric rates in...
New Yorkers have a chance to vote this November on whether there should be more gambling in the state. Those who treat people with gambling addictions say it will likely result in more problem gamblers. The New York Council on Problem Gambling is a...