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A New York judge has rejected a challenge of the method used to speed up passage of the controversial SAFE Act. Opponents challenged Governor Cuomo’s use of a message of necessity to waive a 3-day waiting period required by state law before a...
The City of Ithaca is considering a ban on outdoor wood boilers, which produce more dangerous emissions than other types of furnaces. The stoves are commonly used to heat rural homes and green houses. The Environmental Protection Agency recently...
Judge rejects challenge to NY's tougher gun law ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A trial-level judge has ruled that New York's new gun law does not violate the Second Amendment. Wednesday's decision from state Supreme Court Justice Thomas...
National environmental groups are trying to focus the spotlight on Governor Andrew Cuomo, over the issue of a growing international oil distribution center, located just blocks from the State Capitol, at the Port of Albany. A small band of...
Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear the Onondaga Indian Nation’s land dispute with the state of New York, the tribe’s domestic options have been exhausted. So they’ve decided to bring their claim to an international...
NY governor signs 'National Popular Vote' bill ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation to enter New York in an interstate agreement to award its electoral votes to the presidential candidate who receives the...