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PITTSBURGH (AP) - A deal that could be worth $500 million for rights to drill for natural gas and oil (a process sometimes called "fracking") at Pittsburgh International Airport in western Pennsylvania could get final approval this week...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's licensed handgun owners can keep their information private using a new form from State Police. The forms, available online, should be submitted at county offices where pistol owners are registered. They can exempt...
EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. (AP) - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is making a couple of stops in upstate New York to talk about new federal legislation to boost high-tech manufacturing across the state. Gillibrand says her first bill in the new Congress would...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Drug treatment counselors and police are seeing a surge in heroin addiction in Buffalo and across the state, much of it because of people switching from prescription painkillers like oxycontin and hydrocodone. The Buffalo News...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo's communication director is calling it quits after just four months on the job. Allison Gollust, who had recently worked for NBC Universal, will go to CNN Worldwide with her former boss, Jeffrey Zucker....
HOLLEY, N.Y. (AP) - A weekend squirrel-shooting contest planned in upstate New York is drawing criticism. State Sen. Tony Avella of Queens and animal-rights activists are among those urging the Holley Fire Department to call off its annual "...