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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says local governments are leaning harder on their taxpayers because of sluggish state and federal aid. DiNapoli's report states that in the last decade, federal and state aid grew...
Illion, the home of a major gun manufacturer in upstate New York felt a little ignored as the state quickly passed new gun control legislation this week. Remington Arms has been a staple of this Mohawk Valley community's economy for almost 200...
Mental health advocates have some concerns over portions of the gun control laws approved by Governor Cuomo and the legislature this week. During debate over the gun control legislation approved in the State senate and Assembly, the issue of...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is freezing investment by the public workers' pension fund in firearms companies following recent shooting tragedies. DiNapoli says he has directed that the massive pension fund not...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - State health officials say flu vaccine is still available for New Yorkers who want to get a flu shot, though there may be some localized shortages because of late season demand. According to the Health Department, providers have...
The unique new governing coalition in the New York State Senate passed its first test , on the first full day of session, when Senators approved a sweeping gun control package urged by Governor Cuomo. Senator Jeff Klein, the leader of the five...