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ROME, N.Y. (AP) — Senator Chuck Schumer goes to Rome and Syracuse today to lay out details about New York's role as one of six sites selected by federal aviation officials to test unmanned commercial drone aircraft. Schumer says he's...
There’s always pressure to make a good impression on the first day of a new job.  For many, that might mean a fresh hair cut or a new tie. But today’s snowstorm created a unique first day on the job for one Binghamton official. Gary...
The Food and Drug Administration is, for the first time, proposing new food safety rules for produce farmers across the country. The FDA asked for comments on the rules this year and thousands of upstate farmers responded. Many of them criticized...
Researchers in upstate New York have created an app that will allow users to test their cholesterol levels in a blood sample directly through their smartphone. “What’s been really transformative over the last few years is that now...
NY braces for snow, wind; possible road closings ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - As a pair of winter storms head for New York state, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is urging downstate commuters to leave their cars home in case major highways are closed for Thursday's...
The old Air Force base in Rome will become the new headquarters of upstate New York’s unmanned drone testing program. As The Innovation Trail’s Ryan Delaney reports, officials hope it will be the center of an expanding drone industry in...