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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Some New York lawmakers are pushing to prohibit using cash welfare benefits to pay for tobacco, alcohol, strip clubs and illegal drugs. Senate Republicans behind the bill say the state must act before February or lose $125...
There were several arrests at the state Capitol Tuesday. Advocates took out their anger and frustration on Cuomo and leaders of the State Senate, after it became clear that a progressive agenda that includes abortion rights and public campaign...
Last week’s Supreme Court ruling banned the patenting of human genes in a decision that has far-reaching implications for the future of scientific and medical research. The ruling stated that genes are a product of nature, and therefore can...
Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki was in Syracuse last week, to mark the 60th anniversary of the city's VA Medical Center. He also helped to formally open a new Spinal Cord Injury and Disorder Center. Nurse manager Lynne Puzo walks...
Update: On June 24th, Binghamton Mayor Matt Ryan and BLDC Executive Director Merry Herris announced Ben Giordano, owner of FreshySites, as the 2013 winner.   In May, the Binghamton Local Development Corporation announced ten finalists for...
NEW YORK (AP) - A production company making a documentary film about the song "Happy Birthday to You" has filed a lawsuit in New York over the copyright to the world's most famous tune. Good Morning To You Productions Corp. says in a...