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Hospitals are a major economic lifeline for upstate New York. In Syracuse, St. Joseph's Hospital is undergoing a $220 million addition to its campus - and investing in the surrounding neighborhood. St. Joseph's president Kathy...
Thruway executive director Tom Madison, at an announcement with Governor Cuomo, says the authority scrapped plans for the truck toll hike, and will economize instead.  Some authority workers will be laid off and the rest will see their benefits...
GENEVA, N.Y. (AP) - Researchers are giving a workshop aimed at creating a low-maintenance cash crop for farmers while providing a source of renewable energy.   The workshop at Cornell University's Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva...
Most of us know all about DNA, the genetic building blocks that make us unique. But in recent years, there's a lot of interest in RNA - a molecule that controls how our genes are expressed. It has big implications for treating everything from...
Governor Cuomo says federal gun laws need to be strengthened to prevent more shootings like the one in Newtown Connecticut, but he says New York State’s assault weapons ban has loopholes that need to be closed. Governor Cuomo, who says the...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The 29 members of New York's Electoral College are convening in Albany to officially cast their votes for President Barack Obama.      The event in the Senate Chamber will be broadcast live at noon...