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The Broome County Legislature approved a new Office of Energy Development during its meeting on Thursday, though the purpose of the office is not clear. During her 2012 campaign for county executive, Debbie Preston promised to create an office...
Governor Cuomo made several changes to his budget plan in 30 day amendments . As Karen DeWitt reports, the amendments range from imposing a teacher evaluation plan on New York City, to cutting the cost of hunting licenses. Cuomo amended his budget...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's new gun law has prompted opposition in many of its 62 counties, with 22 county legislatures calling for partial repeal and public hearings while warning that new requirements for gun registration, law enforcement...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Gov. Tom Corbett is expected to respond now that Attorney General Kathleen Kane has rejected his effort to hire a British firm to manage the $3.5 billion Pennsylvania Lottery. Corbett has said he'd reveal his next move...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A midlevel appeals court has refused to force the public disclosure of New York's retired teachers. The Appellate Division in Albany, upholding a lower court Thursday, has rejected the request under the state's Freedom of...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed giving a cash-strapped western New York city $2.5 million to make up for payments being withheld by the Seneca Indian Nation in a dispute with the state over gambling rights. The payment is among...