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Karen Dewitt, ALBANY- The allegations against the Westchester County DA chosen by Governor Cuomo to head a newly formulated state ethics commission were first reported in the New York Post.  The paper quoted a political rival of Janet DiFiore,...
Rochester's first Startup Weekend has identified its first winner. The Innovation Trail's Zack Seward filed a report. It started out as “The Death App.” “I called it that because I couldn’t think of anything else,...
ARGYLE, N.Y. (AP) - A 19-year-old college student in upstate New York has died of meningitis shortly after returning home.      Family members say Krista Depew had just finished her freshman year at Cornell University...
During a tour of a drilling site in Northeastern Pennsylvania, Cabot Oil and Gas spokesman George Stark describes all the different companies that work on a well. "Right today on the drilling phase, there are probably upwards of a dozen...
Governor Andrew Cuomo gave a rousing speech at a meeting of the State Democratic Party, but stopped short of endorsing a democratic take over of the State Senate. At the meeting, the new co chairs of the party, chosen by Cuomo, were introduced. The...
Differences remain over increasing the state’s minimum wage. While the Assembly Speaker is persevering, Governor Cuomo and Senate Republicans remain negative about the bill’s chance of success. For weeks, there’s been a stalemate...