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State lawmakers have not yet finished the budget, but they are already getting blowback from a provision that would give a tax break to owners of...
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The number of heroin deaths in Rochester is up 300% since 2012. Last year, almost 100 people died from overdoses. Authorities report that a...
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Federal officials and family members were on hand for the dedication of the Specialist Theodore M. Glende Building at the postal facility in...
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Governor Cuomo began the budget season with an ambitious agenda than included a wide array of items that he tied to the budget, including raising the...
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NEW YORK (AP) There's a deal between GNC and the office of New York's attorney general over the company's Herbal Plus products. Last month, Attorney...
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Ethics reform is at the center of the budget deal that was drafted over the weekend. But is it the tough, game-changing reform that Governor Cuomo...
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It's one thing to get published as a first-time fiction writer. It's another to have the New York Times declare, "Is there room in American fiction...
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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP & WXXI News) A lawsuit filed against the popular Dinosaur Bar-B-Que restaurant chain claims the Syracuse-based business doesn't...
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Outside Michelle Fridley's apartment building, mounds of snow line the perimeter of the parking lot. At least the curb ramp on her sidewalk is clear...
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