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The Tappan Zee Bridge rebuild is undergoing another review by the Environmental Protection Agency.  The EPA wants to ensure the work satisfies standards set in the Clean Water Act. Last week, the Environmental Facilities Corporation agreed to...
New York is now the 23rd state to allow medical marijuana, now that Governor Cuomo has signed a bill into law. But, it will be some time before patients will have access to the drug. New York will now permit patients with diseases like cancer and...
NY becomes 23rd state to allow medical marijuana ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York has become the 23rd state in the U.S. to authorize medical marijuana - though the state's program is one of the nation's most restrictive. Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed...
The family of a worker who was killed in natural gas well explosion in southwest Pennsylvania is suing Chevron. On February 11, 27-year-old Ian McKee was participating in a safety meeting at the gas well site in Greene County near the West...
In a decision released last week, the highest court in New York ruled that local governments can ban drilling within their borders. And while hydrofracking remains on hold in the state, the ruling is expected to have a huge impact on the industry in...
Budget on his desk, Corbett has a lot to consider HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett isn't saying what he'll do with a no-new-taxes budget bill sitting on his desk. It landed on Corbett's desk July 1, giving him 10 days...