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  1. Albany Episcopal bishop bans same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | The Post-Standard

    Albany, N.Y. - Albany Episcopal Diocese Bishop Rev. William H. Love issued an edict Saturday banning the marriage of same-sex couples in the diocese's churches, writing in a statement that the church has been "hijacked by the 'Gay Rights Agenda,'" and that "Satan is having a heyday bringing division into the Church."

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  2. Election Day 2018: Voter guide to the New York electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | The Post-Standard

    New York voters will go to the polls Tuesday to choose a governor, attorney general, U.S. senator, members of Congress, and members of the state Senate and Assembly in an election that will determine the balance of power in Albany and Washington. Hundreds of elected positions in cities, counties and towns are on the ballot this year too, along with some local propositions across the state.

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  3. Editorial endorsement: Marc Molinaro for NY governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | The Post-Standard

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo's pitch for a third four-year term goes something like this: I turned around the long-neglected Upstate New York economy with $44 billion in state aid, including renovations to our airport and state fairgrounds. Wages and employment are up.

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  4. Candidates for NY governor debate without CuomoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | The Post-Standard

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo didn't show, but his four challengers swapped ideas and joined together to criticize the incumbent in a largely amiable debate Thursday night in Albany. And while the Democratic incumbent may not have been present -- unless you count a man in a chicken outfit wearing a "Cuomo" sign -- he was the main topic of conversation, with all four of Cuomo's challengers agreeing that voters need an alternative.

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  5. NY health care-for-all gets traction on campaign trail, but would it work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | The Post-Standard

    A controversial state-run health insurance program to cover all New Yorkers, a proposal that's been kicking around Albany for decades without getting traction, may have a chance depending on next week's election. The New York Health Act, a bill that would create statewide single-payer health care, has been approved in each of the last five years by the Democrat-controlled Assembly, but rejected in the GOP-controlled Senate.

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  6. Syracuse basketball vs. Le Moyne: 10 things to watch for in exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    Syracuse, N.Y. -- The Syracuse Orange will host the Le Moyne College Dolphins in an exhibition game at the Carrier Dome on Wednesday night. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. and the game will be televised on ACC Network Extra This is the second and final exhibition game for Syracuse, which beat the College of Saint Rose 80-49 last Thursday.

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  7. Editorial endorsements: Antonacci, May for NYS SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 28 | The Post-Standard

    The retirement of one incumbent and the primary defeat of another creates an opening for new representation in the state Senate's 50th and 53rd districts. These two races also may set a new direction for New York state.

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  8. Troopers accuse Syracuse driver of having over 1 pound of marijuana on NYS ThruwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | The Post-Standard

    Tristian A. Masterpol, 20, was stopped on Interstate 90 in Schodack, a town about 18 minutes south of Albany. And the stop ended with the New York State Police finding more than a pound of drugs in his car, troopers said.

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  9. Editorial: Gov. Cuomo, voters deserve a debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | The Post-Standard

    In this combination photo, New York Republican gubernatorial candidate Marc Molinaro, left, speaks at a news conference in New York on Sept. 14, 2018, and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, speaks a news conference in in Tarrytown; N.Y., on May 8, 2018.

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  10. Cuomo sending extra NY troopers to Syracuse to combat surge in violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    Syracuse police investigate a mass shooting at 1315-17 Midland Ave. on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.

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  11. Absentee ballots on hold in 6 Upstate NY counties over GOP judicial candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    New York voters will go to the polls Nov. 6, 2018. Absentee ballots can be requested no later than seven days before the election.

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  12. Enterovirus D-68, respiratory bug that struck many kids in 2014, is back in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    The state Health Department reported 39 cases of Enterovirus-D68 have been confirmed in children across New York, including some in Central New York, Western New York, the Albany area and Long Island. EV-D68 can cause mild to severe respiratory illness.

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  13. A close-up photo of police lights by nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    The family of the former FBI informant who owns the limousine involved in the fatal Schoharie crash has faced scrutiny at least twice for costly fires, including one that destroyed a Bentley luxury car and another that burned down a residence in Loudonville. The first blaze occurred in October 2003 and, at the time, Shahed Hussain was working as an informant for the FBI in a counter-terrorism sting in Albany.

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  14. Police probe 'suspicious' death at motel owned by limo owner in Schoharie crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    State Police remain at the scene of a suspicious death at a motel owned by the man whose limousine crashed in Schoharie on Saturday, killing 20 people. Troopers said they were initially called to the Crest Inn to investigate an "unattended death" on Wednesday but deemed the death "suspicious" after investigating.

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  15. Police: Operator of limo company in NY crash that killed 20 is in custody, charges pendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    The operator of a limousine company involved in a crash that killed 20 people was arrested Wednesday, state police said. It wasn't immediately clear whether the charges were related to the deadly wreck .

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  16. Stephanie Miner runs low on cash for governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    Former Syracuse mayor Stephanie Miner is running low on cash heading into the final month of her independent campaign for New York governor, according to new disclosure reports filed Monday. Miner reported having about $55,000 left in her campaign bank account, after spending $406,575 since July in her long-shot bid to upset Gov. Andrew Cuomo in November's election.

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  17. Pyramid opens dual-brand hotel at Crossgates Mall near AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    Pyramid Management Group has opened its second hotel, a 192-room dual-branded Homewood Suites and Tru by Hilton at the Crossgates Mall in Guilderland near Albany. The Syracuse-based mall development and operating company marked the opening of the Homewood Suites and Tru Albany-Crossgates with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday with local officials.

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  18. Doctor accused of branding women cleared of wrongdoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    An Upstate New York doctor accused of branding women in alleged "sex cult" NXIVM has been cleared of wrongdoing, according to a new report. Dr. Danielle Roberts allegedly seared the flesh of female members with the initials of NXIVM leaders Keith Raniere and Allison Mack while being held down by other members of the Capital Region-based group.

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  19. Report: NY sex offenders legally placed in group homes for developmentally disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    Michael Carey speaks during a Senate hearing on the state's care for the disabled at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y., on Monday, April 23, 2012. Carey's son Jonathan died while in the care of a state facility for the developmentally disabled.

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  20. Dave Matthews Band to perform in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    As part of the band's 10-city arena tour for their recent album "Come Tomorrow," their Fall Tour runs from Nov. 27 to Dec. 15. An online presale for members of DMB's Warehouse Fan Association starts today and ends at 3 p.m. Saturday. Priced from $65 to $115, tickets are available online at LiveNation.com , Ticketmaster.com , the Box Office or Charge By Phone at 1-800-745-3000.

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