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The Ebola outbreak has gotten so serious it’s being called an epidemic. A recent study from Cornell University on an eye disease in certain birds could help us understand how Ebola and other human diseases are transmitted. Morning Edition Host...
More charges planned against Amish-kidnap suspects CANTON, N.Y. (AP) - A prosecutor says additional charges are planned against a northern New York couple accused of kidnapping two young Amish sisters and sexually assaulting them. St. Lawrence...
New York’s school children made incremental progress in math scores but no gains in English tests in the second year of Common Core related exams. Education officials say overall, only around one third of students actually passed the tests. In...
New York's powerful teachers' union, New York State United Teachers, will sit out of this year's governor's race. The union says it won't endorse Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo, his liberal primary challenger Zephyr Teachout,...
NY teacher union: No endorsement in gov race ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's powerful teachers' union will sit out of this year's governor's race. The union says Thursday it won't endorse Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, his...
A member of a government reform group says it’s OK if Governor Cuomo uses his campaign coffers to finance this week’s trip to Israel if the visit is for political, rather than government purposes. Blair Horner, with the New York Public...