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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - State officials say a system using facial recognition technology to catch people trying to exploit driver licensing has led to 2,500 arrests and administrative action against 5,000 other people. The Department of Motor Vehicles...
The New York State Assembly voted to raise the state’s minimum wage to $9 an hour. But the measure remains stalled in the State Senate. Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver added yet another reason to his long list of reasons he thinks the state...
Several faculty from the University at Buffalo were awarded funds through the SUNY Research Collaboration Fund. The money will help link up research taking place on SUNY campuses across the state. Over the next two years, $100,000 each from the fund...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Governor Andrew Cuomo denies he was close to approving limited hydrofracking for natural gas last month before talking with environmental lawyer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Cuomo says an Associated Press report citing state officials...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - State gambling regulators say gross revenue from slot machines at Pennsylvania's 11 casinos was down 9.2 percent last month compared to the same month last year. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board is reporting $195.9...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Records obtained by The Associated Press show that state officials spent more than $1 million in public money over the past four years to settle sexual harassment claims against state workers. Almost half of the cases were...