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New crime data from the state’s Division of Criminal Justice Statistics show an uptick in domestic violence across New York last year. There was a 3% increase in reported incidents outside of New York City compared to 2011. Last year’s...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — SnapDragon and RubyFrost are the names of two new apples that will soon hit selected farm stands after more than a decade of development by Cornell University. The official names of the varieties previously known as "...
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...