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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is freezing investment by the public workers' pension fund in firearms companies following recent shooting tragedies. DiNapoli says he has directed that the massive pension fund not...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - State health officials say flu vaccine is still available for New Yorkers who want to get a flu shot, though there may be some localized shortages because of late season demand. According to the Health Department, providers have...
The unique new governing coalition in the New York State Senate passed its first test , on the first full day of session, when Senators approved a sweeping gun control package urged by Governor Cuomo. Senator Jeff Klein, the leader of the five...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities has scheduled a hearing on its five-year plan for serving more than 126,000 New Yorkers. The agency, which provides about 20 percent of care and services directly, uses...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A strong start to the growing year allowed New York's growers to ride out drought conditions during the summer and increase crop production in several areas. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says rain in late summer and...
The New York state legislature is passing the toughest in the nation gun control laws laid out by Governor Cuomo . The Senate voted late Monday evening , and the Assembly was expected to act Tuesday morning. The measures close loopholes in the state...