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NEW YORK (AP) - Former New York Gov. George Pataki (puh-TAK'-kee) has been testifying about how more than 100 sex offenders came to be institutionalized after they finished their prison sentences. Pataki testified Tuesday in Manhattan federal...
The state’s Comptroller is trying to use the power of the pension fund to increase equal rights for same sex married couples. Comptroller Tom DiNapoli has written a letter to President Obama. Comptroller Tom DiNapoli is asking President Obama...
Firefighters and community members are planning a service on the 100th anniversary of the deadliest fire in Binghamton's history - a 1913 blaze that killed 31 garment factory workers. Broome County Historian Gerald Smith tells the Binghamton...
New York marks the 10th anniversary of its landmark indoor smoking ban this week with advocates saying thousands of lives were saved while even opponents say most of their concerns were blown away. The ban changed the lives of New Yorkers who had...
In a settlement with the federal government announced Thursday, natural gas producer XTO Energy agreed to spend an estimated $20 million to upgrade its wastewater storage facilities in Pennsylvania and West Virginia. The agreement comes after...
Pianist Michael Cannon speaks with WSKG's Bill Snyder about the program of music by Tchaikovsky, Debussy, Ravel and Scriabin he will perform on July 20th as part of the Honest Brook Music Festival.  More information here.