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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 "...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) - Federal regulators say an error by maintenance workers caused this week's shutdown of a reactor at the Indian Point nuclear plant north of New York City. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says workers left valves open...
NEW YORK (AP) - Federal transportation officials say they will spend $250 million reimbursing the state of New York for the cost of repairing roads and bridges damaged by Superstorm Sandy. The money will come from the disaster relief act passed...
Saxophonist Al Hamme speaks with WSKG's Bill Snyder about the benny Carter Legacy Ensemble and their concert at the Schorr Family Firehouse Stage.  More information here.