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Upstate NY nuke plant shuts down with pump problem SCRIBA, N.Y. (AP) - The Nine Mile Point 2 nuclear plant on Lake Ontario has been taken off-line after pumps that circulate water through the reactor shut off while being shifted to a lower speed....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has refused to consider throwing out New Yorks State’s taxes on internet purchases on websites like Amazon.com, a move that could change the way Internet commerce works. The high court on Monday refused to...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio is pushing lawmakers to pass his universal pre-kindergarten plan. De Blasio met with some Democratic members of the state Assembly on Monday. De Blasio wants to fund his proposal by...
Governor Cuomo’s anti-corruption commission is meeting Monday for the final time and the commission’s final report is expected this week. Reform advocates who are anxiously awaiting the recommendations of Governor Cuomo’s Moreland...
NY Sen. Schumer pushes tax cut for small breweries WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer says cutting the excise tax on small breweries will help them grow their businesses, hire new employees and revitalize communities. Schumer is...
Nurses announce 24-hour strike at Pa. hospital WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) - Nurses at a northeastern Pennsylvania hospital have planned a one-day strike to protest their lack of a contract. Members of the Wyoming Valley Nurses Association say they'...