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Federal regulators announced new labeling requirements today for certain pesticides that pose a threat to honey bees. The class of pesticides known as neonicotinoids will now be prohibited in areas where pollinators are present. The decision comes...
The state Attorney General has settled with 211 housing contractors following an investigation into unlawful home repair practices. There were 48 Binghamton-based businesses included in the settlement, the highest concentration of any city....
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Sections of several state parks in central New York are closed for the season because of damage caused by last week's heavy rains and flooding. The regional director for state parks in the Finger Lakes tells the Ithaca...
While New York State has seen job growth in 26 of the past 31 months, the Southern tier has lagged behind. Governments in the Southern Tier shed more than 5,000 public sector jobs during July, a loss of almost 9 percent of the total government...
"I want to see kids do something better with themselves." Damascus Ocasio was somebody who could have gone either way. The 18-year-old Binghamton native thought about joining a gang when he was younger. His friends with large families...
NEW YORK (AP) — Eliot Spitzer has a wide lead over Democratic rival and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer in the first poll conducted largely since the New York City comptroller rivals faced off in heated debates. The Quinnipiac (...