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    Monday Oct 1 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. The Raise the Age Law takes effect as of today throughout New York State. The law, passed last year, calls for most 16-year-old charged with offenses to be tried in Family Court instead of automatically in adult criminal court.

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  2. Important Tips to Follow Before Donating to Hurricane Relief FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. If you are planning on donating to relief funds following Hurricane Florence, it is important to know where your money is going. The New York State Attorney General's office has some tips to follow before making a donation to support organizations assisting hurricane victims, or after any natural disasters.

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  3. NY Catholic dioceses subpoenaed in sex abuse probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | WENY

    UPDATE The Diocese of Rochester, which covers 12 counties - Steuben, Chemung, Wayne, Schuyler. Tioga, Tompkins, Monroe, Livingston, Ontario, Seneca, Cayuga and Yates.

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  4. Gov. Cuomo receives high-profile endorsement for re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer today officially endorsed Governor Andrew Cuomo for re-election. In his endorsement, Schumer cited Cuomo's "proven progressive record of accomplishment for New York's working- and middle-class families".

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  5. Dairy farmer co-op hosting industry summit in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | WENY

    Hundreds of dairy farmers from the Northeast will be gathering in Albany for an industry summit to discuss such issues as low milk prices. Monday's event is being hosted by Agri-Mark, based in Lawrence, Massachusetts.

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    Aug 10, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. Several libraries, including two in Steuben County, have been selected by the New York State Library and New York State Education Departments for construction projects. The projects, which were announced by Assemblyman Joseph Errigo , are supported by a $24 million capital fund in the 2017-18 state budget for the construction and renovation of public library systems in New York State.

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    Jul 27, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. New York's utility regulators have moved to revoke Charter Communication's ability to operate in the state. Officials argue the cable giant hasn't met the terms agreed upon with the state during its 2016 merger with Time Warner Cable.

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  8. New, Dangerous Tick Found in Westchester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. The New York State Health Department has warned about a new type of tick that was found in Westchester County. The Haemaphysalis longicornis tick, or longhorned tick, was found in multiple parts of the county recently, according to the health department.

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    Jul 17, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. New York and three other states have announced they are suing the federal government in an attempt to overturn the new $10,000 cap on state and local tax deductions, which was included in the Republican tax reform plan last year, saying that it is unconstitutional. Governor Andrew Cuomo and state Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced the lawsuit Tuesday morning.

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  10. Verizon to Expand High-Speed Internet Services in Upstate NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. Last week, Verizon reached a deal with New York State regulators to expand its high-speed internet services to upstate, as well as repairing its existing telephone infrastructure. The agreement was announced Thursday with the state Public Service Commission.

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  11. Gov. Cuomo Says SUNY and CUNY Systems Will Continue to Promote Racial DiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. Governor Cuomo says New York's SUNY and CUNY systems will continue to promote racial diversity among their students. This comes after the Trump Administration announced earlier this week that the government will let schools leave race out of admission decisions, which comes from an Obama-era policy aimed at promoting diversity in education.

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  12. NYSTPBA Accepting Donations on Behalf of Trooper Clark's FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. The New York State Troopers Police Benevolent Association is accepting donations to assist the family of Trooper Nicholas Clark, who was killed in the line of duty on Monday, July 2. The PBA's charity, the Signal 30 Benefit Fund, will be the ones accepting donations on behalf of the family. The Signal 30 Fund was created to support the members of the New York State Police and their families in extraordinary circumstances such as line-of-duty death, illness, injury, and loss of residence to fires or floods.

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  13. NYS Assembly Fails to Bring Finger Lakes Incinerator Bill to FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. New York State Assembly Democrats are facing scrutiny after they did not move forward on the bill that would block plans for a massive garbage incinerator in the Finger Lakes. Despite local lobbying efforts, the attempt to block Circular enerG's Romulus incinerator was never brought to the Assembly floor before they adjourned for the end of 2018 legislative session.

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    Jun 26, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood, alongside Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey have announced they will sue the Trump Administration over its Association Health Plans. On Tuesday, June 19, President Trump rolled out the plan, which is aimed at making health insurance policies cheaper for some small businesses.

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  15. Gov. Andrew Cuomo Announces Multi-Agency Lawsuit Against Federal GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the state intends to file a multi-agency lawsuit against the Trump Administration. Cuomo says the suit is on the grounds that the federal government is violating the Constitutional rights of thousands of immigrant children and their parents who have been separated at the border.

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    Jun 19, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. On Monday, June 18, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that New York State will not deploy their National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border. In April, President Trump ordered the deployment of up to 4,000 National Guard members to guard the border against what he said was large amounts of drug smuggling and illegal entry into the United States.

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  17. Governor Cuomo Announces Deployment of Student Volunteers to Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday, June 18 the first deployment of volunteers to Puerto Rico as part of the summer-long NY Stands with Puerto Rico Recovery and Rebuilding Initiative. Over the course of the summer, New York will mobilize more than 500 SUNY and CUNY student volunteers, as well as dozens of skilled labor volunteers, to assist with recovery and rebuilding efforts.

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  18. Gov. Cuomo Announces Luminate NY is Accepting Applications for Round Two of CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced today that the Luminate NY program is now accepting applications for Round II of the innovative competition. The Luminate NY accelerator, located in Rochester, helps promising optics and photonics companies advance their technologies and businesses through a community of resources, including financial support.

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  19. NYS Senate Passes Financial Security Protection BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. On June 11, the New York State Senate passed legislation to protect people from financial security breaches. The measure, sponsored by Senator Rich Funke , makes it easier for consumers to protect their credit information by prohibiting all consumer credit reporting agencies from charging a fee for the placement, lift or temporary removal of a security freeze.

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    Jun 4, 2018 | WENY

    ALBANY, N.Y. New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli announced Monday, June 4 that he has begun audits of the state Education Department and the New York City Department of Education to determine if they are doing enough to ensure schools have adequate and up-to date safety plans in the event of a school shooting or other major emergency. "The epidemic of deadly school shootings in the past few years and the terror wrought in our children's classrooms is horrifying.

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