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After an intervention by Senator Charles Schumer, a vacant gas station in Syracuse will be replaced by a Dunkin Donuts. City officials had spent a year seeking redevelopment at the site before Schumer got involved. The city accused the property'...
Governor Cuomo says it’s now up to the voters to decide whether they want to expand gambling in New York State. He’s signed into law a plan to build casinos upstate, but the public must approve a change in the state’s constitution...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The state Department of Envirronmental Consservation is asking New Yorkers to participate in surveys of wild turkeys and ring-necked pheasants. The agency has conducted its summer turkey sighting survey since 1996 to...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The state ethics board has accepted the resignation of a widely respected commissioner appointed by Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, who recently was criticized in a board report over sexual harassment. Patrick J. Bulgaro...
Governor Andrew Cuomo will travel to three towns in Western New York today to deliver gambling revenue owed to the Seneca Nation. The governor will deliver $140 million held by the state because of a long-running tax revenue dispute with the tribe....
The state ethics commission met Tuesday, and spent most of its time in a private session, as a key appointee of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver resigned from the board. The Joint Commission on Public Ethics, or JCOPE, accepted the resignation of...