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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Sen. Charles Schumer has launched an effort to spur redevelopment of abandoned gas stations and other contaminated brownfield sites across upstate New York.      Schumer announced his push to extend the...
EDEN, N.Y. (AP) - A traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial wall has arrived in upstate New York.     It was met Wednesday by hundreds of motorcycle riders who escorted it to the American Legion post in Eden, near Buffalo. It will be...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York officials say they are lowering the rate employers pay for workers' compensation premiums by 1.2 percent.      According to the Cuomo administration, it is the first reduction in four years....
A business group is asking the State Thruway Authority to delay a proposed 45% increase in truck tolls and  conduct an audit of the authority’s finances instead. Unshackle Upstate is urging the Thruway Authority to first commission an...
A new poll offers some hope to Senate Democrats who are trying retake the Senate after losing to Republicans two years ago, but the GOP says they are far from worried. A poll by Siena College finds that more New Yorkers would like to see the State...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - The Syracuse-based Dinosaur Bar-B-Que chain has selected a site for its Buffalo restaurant and plans to open the eatery next summer.      The company announced Monday that they'll build the restaurant...