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NY troopers watchful over Super Bowl weekend ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state police will be watching out for drunk and distracted drivers over the Super Bowl weekend. The statewide crackdown on DWI and texting-while-driving violators starts...
The Cayuga Heights Board of Trustees have voted to allow limited bow hunting as a way to rein in the village’s deer population. The controversial new law doesn’t quite mean open season on the deer of Cayuga Heights. Liz Karns, the...
When a report was released last week showing evidence of systematic torture and killing of thousands of people by the Syrian government, it was a Syracuse University professor who did scores of interviews, and examined the evidence for that report....
NY casino siting board still not appointed ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Chances are receding that a casino siting board will be appointed by the end of January as called for by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Cuomo set a schedule for creating the board in January during...
One day after President Obama touted the hydro fracking of natural gas as a “bridge fuel," Governor Cuomo’s environmental commissioner says it’s “extremely unlikely” that permits for drilling wells will be issued...
In his fifth State of the Union address, President Obama promised to make any and all policy changes he can that don’t require Congressional approval. Republican Congressman Tom Reed says he was disappointed in the over all tone of...