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Assembly Democrats say there should be more money for schools and the environment, and major changes to Governor Cuomo’s plan to freeze property taxes. It’s all part of a one house budget resolution, the first step in reaching agreement...
Blizzard over, deep freeze returns to upstate NY BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Bitter cold has returned to upstate New York on the heels of the blizzard that dumped nearly 1½ feet of snow on western areas. The National Weather Service says high...
Wind turbine company, NextEra Energy, is considering a $200 million dollar wind energy project in the town of Catlin in Chemung County. The town board enacted a moratorium a year ago to investigate the proposal. The town board is now set to pass a...
Earlier this week the Smithsonian named Cornell University President David Skorton to lead the 168-year-old institute. Skorton will leave Cornell for his new post in July of 2015. Skorton is committed to continue his work at Cornell until that time...
Skorton named new head of Smithsonian WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian Board of Regents has named Dr. David Skorton to lead the world's largest museum and research complex in Washington. The governing board announced its selection Monday...
Senate Republicans say they will break a long standing tradition of boycotting the election of new Regents. They now say they will attend a joint legislative session, and that many will vote 'no' over dissatisfaction with the Common Core. It...