State News

Cuomo Clintons
Tania Savayan/The Journal News
Adam Warner
May 27, 2019 - 4:50 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo joined former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at Chappaqua's annual Memorial Day parade.
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Richard Sawicki
Wyoming County Sheriff
May 27, 2019 - 3:06 pm
Three relatives were killed and six others were injured in a crash while heading for Niagara Falls on a holiday weekend trip, when a suspected drunken driver's pickup truck hit their SUV, authorities said.
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Blood test
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Adam Warner
May 27, 2019 - 12:19 pm
A new bill being floated in Albany would allow doctors to test patients for HIV without their consent.
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Newburgh Mall
Google Street View
May 27, 2019 - 12:03 pm
Authorities are investigating how some fake, inert explosive devices turned up in parking lots in a Hudson Valley town, while noting that there's no danger to the public.
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Mike Pence West Point
AP Photo/Julius Constantine Motal
May 25, 2019 - 2:39 pm
Vice President Mike Pence told the most diverse graduating class in the history of the U.S. Military Academy on Saturday that the world is "a dangerous place" and they should expect to see combat.
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Getty Images
May 22, 2019 - 6:01 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state agencies have saved more than $29 million in recent years by cutting back on copy paper. The figure comes from a state report issued Wednesday that looked at steps agencies have taken over the past seven years to reduce pollution, waste and energy use. According...
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President Trump
Sipa USA
May 22, 2019 - 1:26 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state lawmakers have passed legislation that would allow President Donald Trump's state tax returns to be released to Democrats in Congress. The legislation now goes to Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo after final passage Wednesday in the Democrat-controlled Senate and...
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Twitter/Carl Heastie
May 21, 2019 - 5:56 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (1010 WINS/AP) -- Immigrants from around New York state have rallied at the state Capitol to call on legislators to authorize driver's licenses for residents who entered the country illegally. Tuesday's event featured remarks from top lawmakers including Democratic Assembly Speaker...
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President Trump
Sipa USA
May 21, 2019 - 5:45 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A presidential pardon won't be enough to clear a person of similar state charges under legislation approved by New York state lawmakers. The Democrat-led state Assembly passed the measure Tuesday, sending it to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who is expected to sign it into law. The bill...
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Measles vaccine
Roman Didkivskyi
Andrew Weber
May 21, 2019 - 7:42 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Rockland County Executive Ed Day, a Republican, is calling on the Trump administration to require foreign visitors to have proof of immunizations to measles to enter the country. “This needs to be done, not tomorrow, not in a week, not in a month, and not in a year,” said Day...
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