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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A social worker at a Westchester County mental health center has been accused a raping a client in the first criminal case from the state's new hotline meant to protect disabled New Yorkers. Authorities say 42-year-old...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York is investigating the "Wild West" atmosphere of virtual currency such as Bitcoin to create new regulations against its use in crimes. Financial Services Superintendent Benjamin Lawsky's inquiry is...
Guy Palardy is a farmer in Alburgh, Vermont. He grows corn and soybeans, but he also makes his living installing tile drains in other farmer’s fields. Tile drains are basically a system of slotted pipes. They go about four  feet under the...
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — The full legal settlement in a dispute over natural gas drilling, or fracking, has been made public after two years. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports Monday that the settlement between Stephanie and Chris Hallowich...
Opponents of fracking are lining up against plans to convert a Tompkins County power plant from coal to natural gas, making it the newest front line in the fight against gas drilling in New York. The state’s Public Service Commission is...
A new poll finds most New Yorkers are ashamed of the candidacies of Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer for Mayor and Comptroller of New York City. The Siena College poll also finds that Governor Cuomo, in contrast, is enjoying a minor rebound with...