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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Legislative leaders say they and Gov. Andrew Cuomo plan to provide $350 rebates to middle class families as part of the state budget. The tax rebates would go to families with a household income of $40,000 to $300,000, with one...
Late last year, the Cuomo administration laid out its agenda to address New York's future energy requirements. The plan needs to address a range of issues including energy security, pricing and the role of renewables. All this week, reporters...
Late last year, the Cuomo administration laid out its agenda to address New York’s future energy requirements. All this week, reporters from the Innovation Trail are putting different parts of that complex energy puzzle under the microscope....
NEW YORK (AP) - New York Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the cruise ship industry to adopt a "bill of rights" to guarantee passengers certain protections while aboard their ships.  The New York Democrat says Sunday he'll be...
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) - A newspaper investigation has found that 70 percent of people shocked by stun guns under a state police field test of the device were mentally ill, suicidal or under the influence of drugs or alcohol, and a quarter were not...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Senate Deputy Majority Leader Thomas Libous says the Legislature should authorize more than the three casinos now proposed in order to stand a chance of approving a constitutional amendment to expand gambling. Governor Cuomo is...