New York State

AP
December 06, 2018 - 5:27 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York lawmakers are poised to get their first pay raise in twenty years. A state compensation committee on Thursday voted to increase legislative pay from $79,500 annually to $130,000. The increase would be phased in over three years, beginning with a bump to $110,000 on New...
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Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY NETWORK
November 27, 2018 - 5:02 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will travel to Washington Wednesday to press President Donald Trump for federal funding for a new rail tunnel below the Hudson River. The meeting comes as officials in New Jersey and New York express growing worries about the dilapidated, century-old...
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November 27, 2018 - 4:59 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo again dismissed talk that he will run for president, saying Tuesday that he is focused on leading the nation's fourth-largest state and not preparing a run for the White House in 2020. "I am ruling it out,'' he said when asked about a possible...
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Dreamstime
November 12, 2018 - 5:40 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state residents will be able to apply for $372 million in federal home heating assistance starting this week. The Home Energy Assistance Program, or HEAP, helps lower- and middle-income people heat their homes. HEAP applications will be accepted by local social service...
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Dreamstime
November 08, 2018 - 5:54 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Hundreds of New York interstate highway tourism signs at the center of a yearslong spat between the federal government and the Cuomo administration are being removed and relocated, state transportation officials said Thursday. The Department of Transportation said crews for the...
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November 01, 2018 - 4:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- History is at stake in the race for New York Attorney General. Either of the top two candidates would be the state's first black attorney general. Democrat Letitia James is a Brooklyn native in her second term as New York City's public advocate. Republican Keith Wofford is a New...
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AP
David Caplan
October 23, 2018 - 2:28 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his GOP challenger, Marc Molinaro, sparred Tuesday afternoon during a debate – which will be televised Tuesday night – at the CBS Broadcast Center on Manhattan’s West Side. The pair attacked each other about a slew of issues, including taxes, cost of...
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George Soros
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October 23, 2018 - 9:50 am
The FBI and Bedford police are investigating near the home of prominent philanthropist George Soros after a suspicious package was discovered inside his mailbox.
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Dreamstime
October 21, 2018 - 1:16 pm
Multiple cases of a mysterious illness mimicking the symptoms of polio are under investigation in New York State.
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Cornell University
Dreamstime
October 21, 2018 - 12:21 pm
A New York City college is among the top schools with the highest number of sexual misconduct reports, according to a New York Post article.
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