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Rural populations in the United States are more likely to live without health insurance than their urban counterparts. That disparity, combined with the difficulty of bringing doctors to rural areas, has led to many programs that aim to bring health...
A vocal group of residents in Tyre have sued their town board over a proposal to bring a casino to the rural farming community. The group is now getting support from a national anti-casino activist.  Protestors gathered Thursday in a field next...
Published reports in the New York Post and New York Daily News say US Attorney Preet Bharara has subpoenaed records from a state ethics panel created by Governor Cuomo and the state legislature. The reports say the United States Attorney for New...
Prospective casino operators got a chance to ask the Cuomo Administration questions about details of the process for choosing licensees for four upstate casinos. They won’t get answers, though for several days. The structure of the event was a...
Crude oil shipper switching to safer tanker cars ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A fuel shipping company says it will voluntarily start requiring compliance with updated rail car standards for all crude oil trains arriving at its East and West Coast terminals,...
Ellis Brothers Furniture, one of the oldest businesses in downtown Binghamton, was ravaged by fire yesterday. All four floors of the 19th century brick building were seared and blackened by the flames. The call went out to first responders at around...