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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York financial regulators want to curb abuse by debt collectors by requiring them to verify all disputed claims, advise consumers when the statute of limitations has expired on debts and confirm settlement agreements in...
In an interview earlier this week, New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said the state may need to consider increasing aid to local government. DiNapoli told New York State Public Radio’s Karen DeWitt the increase in aid from the state...
The New York State comptroller’s office has found that hospitals overbilled the state by almost $8 million dollars for care under Medicaid. An audit released today by Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office examined billing by 10 hospitals...
The state comptroller’s office found that hospitals overbilled the state by almost $8 million dollars for care under Medicaid. An audit released today by Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office examined billing by 10 hospitals and concluded...
A Great Lakes environmental cleanup program is facing an 80 percent budget cut in the House of Representatives. The program is dedicated to combatting invasive species, restoring wetlands, and improving beaches. Its funding could be slashed from 285...
The State Public Service Commission is extending a  public comment period on whether it’s a good idea for  Verizon to stop providing land line service  to some customers and supply a wireless telephone connection instead....