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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — President Barack Obama is calling for a new government rating system for colleges that will judge schools on affordability and performance and could be used to determine how federal financial aid is disbursed. Obama was...
President Barack Obama is launching a two-day bus tour through New York and Pennsylvania today to promote proposals for making college more affordable. It is a goal he has cast as "a personal mission." According to administration estimates...
Copper is an important aspect of proper nutrition, and vital for maintaining a healthy body. But upstate researchers have found that too much copper could contribute to the onset of Alzheimer’s disease. Tap water coming through copper pipes,...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Health Benefit Exchange has listed health and dental plans for individuals and small business owners that will be available for enrollment starting Oct. 1 and coverage beginning next year. The exchange, established...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Health officials are urging New York residents to take precautions after mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus were found in the state. Two human cases of West Nile virus have been...
Interest in seeing President Obama when his upstate New York bus tour stops in Syracuse Thursday evening prompted a long line to get tickets. The very excited arrived at 7 o’clock Monday evening at Henninger High School where the president...