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A commission appointed by Governor Cuomo to investigate public corruption is holding its first series of hearings. At the kick off event in New York City, a prominent figure in busting corruption in the legislature announced he’s found a back...
An anti-fracking group is suing the Department of Health for access to documents studied as part of the health commissioner’s review on hydrofracking. The Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association tried to acquire the documents under Freedom of...
ROMULUS, N.Y. (AP) — Officials say a fire at a sewer plant in the Finger Lakes region may have caused hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage.      Seneca County officials tell The Post-Standard of Syracuse the fire...
Fort Drum, the Army post outside Watertown in Jefferson County, may be facing personnel cutbacks as a result of the federal budget reductions known as sequestration. Leadership there submitted recommendations to the Department of the Army about how...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Health Department is requiring staff at hospitals, nursing homes, hospices and home care agencies statewide to get flu shots or else wear masks when in close contact with patients in the upcoming flu season. The...
The State Comptroller says he’s looking for more start-up companies and entrepreneurs to invest in, as part of a partnership between the state’s pension fund and private equity managers. State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli has $400 million...