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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...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the state will give $16 million in grants to communities hit by last year's damaging storms.      The state originally planned to distribute $9 million to 23 counties. But...
NEW YORK (AP) - New York's attorney general says a new state law designed to curb painkiller addiction is a model for the entire country. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Monday that a central database of prescriptions will show...