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Veterans
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November 10, 2019 - 5:27 pm
Gov. Cuomo says application fees for the State University of New York and City University of New York systems will be waived for veterans and their spouses.
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Climate activists in Times Square
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November 10, 2019 - 3:05 pm
New York is facing calls to create a $1 billion fund for climate change projects ranging from mass transit to aid to municipalities when fossil fuel plants close.
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FILE - In this March 25, 2019, file photo, Jennifer Bailey, vice president of Apple Pay, speaks about the Apple Card at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, Calif. A spokeswoman for the New York Department of Financial Services confirmed Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 that they are investigating Goldman Sachs for possible sex discrimination in the way it sets credit limits. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)
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November 09, 2019 - 7:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York regulator is investigating Goldman Sachs for possible sex discrimination in the way it sets credit limits. The bank denies wrongdoing. The investigation follows a series of viral tweets by entrepreneur and web developer David Heinemeier Hansson about algorithms used for...
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Albion Middle School
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November 08, 2019 - 3:37 pm
A plot by three middle schoolers to attack their upstate school has been thwarted.
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Yessica Lopez, Missing Newburgh Woman
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November 08, 2019 - 2:28 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Newburgh woman has been missing since Friday, after leaving a Chili's restaurant with a friend. Yessica Lopez, 36, left a Chili's in the Town of Newburgh with a friend, who dropped her off at her home in the City of Newburgh and saw her get into her car, according to the...
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November 06, 2019 - 6:44 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- A 23-year-old man who worked at a dog grooming and daycare business admits beating a dog to death while it was in his care. Prosecutors say Jarrod Dillman caused the death of a 3-year-old Havanese mix named Alessio in August at PawPrints by Penny in Buffalo. Dillman admitted...
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Voters cast ballots on election day 2019
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November 05, 2019 - 11:50 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A relatively quiet but still groundbreaking election season in New York reached its conclusion Tuesday as voters across the state cast their ballots in county and municipal races. CLICK HERE for NY election results Polls closed statewide at 9 p.m. NEW YORKERS APPROVE RANKED CHOICE...
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Andrew Cuomo
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November 05, 2019 - 6:29 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday called ballooning Medicaid spending a ``major problem'' in New York. Cuomo told reporters that his administration is considering spending cuts or further budgetary maneuvers to address a $3 billion or $4 billion shortfall for the state...
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Donald Trump
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November 05, 2019 - 6:23 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- President Donald Trump is assailing New York's bail reform law in a tweet that claims without evidence that it'll lead to the release of ``hardened & bad'' criminals onto the sidewalks of ``our'' city. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo punched back Tuesday by saying the...
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November 05, 2019 - 6:18 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York is unlikely to approve statewide mobile sports betting anytime soon. Despite a push from lawmakers who favor letting people bet on their phones or laptops, sports betting remains restricted to in-person wagers at upstate casinos. At the Sports Betting USA conference...
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