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3 hrs ago |

NYC: What We Know So Far About Cuomo's MTA Reinvention Commission

In early May, Governor Andrew Cuomo directed the MTA to create a "transportation reinvention" panel as the authority prepared its next five-year capital plan.


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6 hrs ago | Gawker

Gov. Cuomo Talks About Tornadoes, Knows Nothing About Tornadoes

After touring damage in central New York left behind by yesterday's strong tornado that killed four people, Governor Andrew Cuomo said "We don't get tornadoes in New York, right? Anyone will tell you that.


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7 hrs ago |

New York transit contract talks stalled as strike date approaches

New York City railway transit workers from the Metropolitan Transit Authority and the Long Island Rail Road still do not have a contract yet and the date of the planned strike looms near.


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9 hrs ago | WSTM-TV Syracuse

'Significant' tornado claims 4 lives in Smithfield, National Weather...

Deputies say Allen was in a house that was picked up and thrown 150 to 200 yards through the air onto another home.


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11 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Storm, possible tornado in CNY causes fatalities, power outages: What you need to know

Tuesday night's storm wrought widespread destruction and devastation across Central New York.


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12 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Gov. Andrew Cuomo due in Madison County to survey storm damage

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is headed to Madison County this morning to survey damage caused by severe thunderstorms Tuesday evening that left four people dead, according to a source.


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13 hrs ago | WBEN-AM Buffalo

High Hopes: Ads Target Buffalo, Long Before First Medical Marijuana Sale

Even though it will be more than a year and a half before NY patients can take medical marijuana, there are groups already advertising specifically in Buffalo with promises of hooking you up with prescription or teaching you-- for a fee-- on how to get in on a growing business.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Buffalo, NY, Jay, NY, US Governors

17 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Feds approve $1.3M for Troy seawall project

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved $1.33 million for design and engineering work related to the project.


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Tue Jul 08, 2014

USA Today

NYC official eases practices for low-level pot offenses

NYC official eases practices for low-level pot offenses Brooklyn D.A. says he wants to free up law enforcement for more serious crimes.


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CBS Local

N.Y. State Receives $3.3 Billion Windfall From Settlement With France's Largest Bank

New York State was poised Tuesday to collect $3.3 billion from a recent record settlement with the largest bank in France, and the Cuomo administration plans to add it to the state's general fund.


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Wall Street Journal

Cuomo Maintains Huge Lead Over Astorino, Poll Shows

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds a commanding 35-point lead over his Republican challenger, Rob Astorino, according to a new Wall Street Journal/NBC 4 New York/Marist poll-the first since the conclusion of the legislative session and the start of campaign season.


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Daily Kos

Bill de Blasio betrays progressives, endorses renegade 'Democrats' who cast their lot with the GOP

Bill de Blasio was swept into office as New York City's mayor last year in a landslide, riding a groundswell of liberal support to end two decades of Republican rule in the country's biggest city.


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GOP Candidate Makes Terrible Joke About Missing Malaysian Airlines Flight

Astorino was accusing incumbent Gov. Andrew Cuomo of keeping his running mate Kathy Hochul out of the campaign spotlight when he made the gaffe, reports .


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New York Legalizes Medical Marijuana

At a news conference in New York City, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the Compassionate Care Act, which allows doctors to prescribe marijuana in a nonsmokable form to patients with serious ailments that are recognized by the state on a predefined but flexible list of conditions.


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How much is contraception coverage and costly violations for BNP Paribas

In this article about a renewed fight at the U.S. Supreme Court just days after its decision about whether the owners of the Hobby Lobby retail chain had to buy insurance covering certain forms of contraception, the New York Times ' ace court reporter Adam Liptak wrote: The majority opinion there, written by Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr., seemed to ... (more)


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Tip workers asking for a raise to NY minimum wage



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Five Things NY Employers Need To Know About Legal Marijuana

On June 20, 2014, the New York State Legislature voted in favor of legalizing medical marijuana.


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Medical marijuana given thumbs up by Hudson Valley residents

Residents across the Hudson Valley are applauding New York's decision to become the 23rd state in the country to legalize medical marijuana.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, US Governors, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health

Watertown Daily Times

Robbing Peter: Cuomo needs better plan to pay for Tappan Zee Bridge project

By attempting to remove more than $500 million from the state's Clean Water State Revolving Fund, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo could be shortchanging vital water improvement projects.


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Times Herald-Record

NEWSWATCH: Historic courthouse bell back in Newburgh

Featured in todays Record Newswatch - Gov. Andrew Cuomo signs the medical marijuana bill into law; a Harriman teen is charged with first-degree rape for sexually assaulting a 15 year old girl during a house party in Chester and a section of Route 44/55 will be renamed in honor of Army Sgt.


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