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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Apple-picking season is underway in New York and growers are expecting another good year, following 2013's record crop. New York...
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There are some big questions about what will happen in the race for Governor and Lieutenant Governor and the New York State gubernatorial primary may...
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Although consumer spending in the U.S. fell slightly in July for the first time in six months, New York State's top fiscal officer is still sounding...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York state residents are being challenged to eat local in September. The Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York...
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NEW YORK (AP) — The Senate Judiciary Committee is marking the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks by focusing its attention on a long-...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Less may be more when it comes to opening casinos in New York amid an increasingly competitive gambling environment. More than a...
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HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Tony Stewart's return to the track has ended only a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Stewart hit...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A new report from the American Cancer Society says New York state needs to do more to prevent smoking. The Cancer Action Network...
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GEDDES, N.Y. (AP) — Officials say good weather and popular concerts helped boost New York State Fair attendance to a record single-day high of 120,...
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A woman from Long Island is being treated at Strong Memorial Hospital for serious injuries after she was hit by a falling tree. Carol Savio, 51, and...
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