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Trump, Astorino take on Cuomo over NY gun control ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Thousands of gun rights supporters have rallied at the state Capitol against gun control measures championed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Celebrity businessman Donald Trump and...
A judge in Pennsylvanian has loosened restrictions on anti-fracking activist Vera Scroggins. The original restrictions, requested by Cabot Oil and Gas, prevented Scroggins from visiting any land leased or owned by Cabot. The ruling last week says...
Part of the budget passed yesterday in Albany is a publicly financed campaign for state comptroller. It’s the only office that will be included and begins with this year’s election. The state’s Comptroller says a campaign finance...
Sure the winter here in the Southern Tier has been rough. But be glad this isn’t the North Country. The relentless snow that pounded that part of the state kept many people home. That meant a hit for some businesses in the region. Lori Wells...
NY Legislature passes $140 billion budget ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Legislature has passed a $140 billion election-year budget that expands pre-kindergarten statewide and provides tax relief to homeowners and corporations. The Senate passed...
Lawmakers hurried to complete work on the state budget before the midnight deadline, but the spending plan is not without some controversy. Legislators held a marathon voting session on several budget bills, in an attempt to beat the April 1...