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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York lawmakers have passed a bill that would require new smoke detectors contain 10-year non-removable batteries. The bill,...
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First hour: The roots of the heroin epidemic Second hour: The science of heroin and what we can do about it
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ALBANY (AP) An escaped murderer who was shot after three weeks on the run has been moved from a New York hospital to another maximum-security prison...
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NEW YORK (AP) Billy Joel married girlfriend Alexis Roderick in a surprise ceremony at the couple's annual Fourth of July party. New York Gov. Andrew...
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PORTER (AP) Authorities say a man is dead after he fell off his Jet Ski in Lake Ontario. The Niagara County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call...
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ALBANY (AP) The leader of New York's Assembly has further revised the travel reimbursement policy for his chamber's 150 members with new restrictions...
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VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Abby Wambach remembers the date by heart: July 17, 2011. That was the day the United States lost to Japan in the...
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Boaters who want to cruise the Erie Canal have some good news. The Canal Corporation has reopened the stretch closed between Lyons and Brewerton. The...
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VANCOUVER, British Columbia. (AP) — With the title match looming, Pittsford's Abby Wambach isn't mincing words. "All I care about is winning this...
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STILLWATER, NY (AP) Several dozen people will be sworn in as new citizens of the United States during naturalization ceremonies being held on the...
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