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Governor Cuomo’s anti-corruption commission is holding another hearing tonight on reforming the state’s campaign finance system.  A reform group is out with a report that raises questions about five million dollars spent on lobbying...
This year’s Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. The team is on the ground in Syria trying to dispose of the country’s chemical weapons stockpile. A technician at a site owned by the...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — State Education Commissioner John King Jr. is set to attend a forum in Albany on new Common Core learning reforms. The meeting Thursday will be his first since an earlier series of planned appearances was cancelled after he...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill into law that requires hospitals and other health care providers in New York to offer hepatitis C tests to baby boomers. Between 3 million and 4 million people in the United States have...
More than a quarter of all property in New York state is off the tax rolls. That’s according to figures compiled by the state Comptroller. The city with the most property off-limits is Rensselaer, with 65 percent. In Syracuse, where...
Getting your flu shot this year may do more than just protect you from a runny nose and sore throat. A new study published in the Journal for the American Medical Association suggests that flu vaccinations may reduce the risk of heart disease. Dr....