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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Federal agriculture researchers will again be doing a census of New York maple syrup production in April and May. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the state ranked second to Vermont in last year's survey of producers...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A formal complaint filed with New York's lobbying board asks it to investigate whether Artists Against Fracking, a group formed by Yoko Ono and son Sean Lennon, is violating the state's lobbying law. The complaint...
Researchers in Western New York have been using brain scans to add to our understanding of how humans comprehend numbers. The new data could have implications in diagnosing learning disabilities earlier on, and aid in our understanding of why some...
The state legislature has finished voting on a $141.3b state budget, with the State Assembly completing it's work shortly before midnight on Thursday. The final passage  occurred one week past lawmakers’ s self imposed deadline, but...
New York's numerous economic development bodies will still have the ability to give out state-level tax breaks in a deal struck with Gov. Andrew Cuomo in state budget negotiations. It's a win for the roughly 115 industrial development...
The New York State Senate finished it’s work on the state budget in an overnight session at the Capitol.  The governor and legislative leaders decided to abide by the normal procedures and let the budget bills “age” for three...