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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York state has adopted regulations covering fueling and storage facilities for liquefied natural gas, Department of...
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We examine the significance of Pope Francis to the Catholic Church. His public statements appear to be significantly further left on social issues...
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New rules are designed to protect whistleblowers. But are they working? Bill Lloyd's story suggests they are. The NY Times reported in August that...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver will take a leave of absence from his law firm as he fights federal corruption charges,...
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A medical student at the University of Rochester is among those interviewed in an episode of the PBS series 'Secrets of the Dead' which will be seen...
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Porches on older homes can be a significant source of lead dust, according to a recent study. Katrina Korfmacher is the Director of Community...
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Former Texas Governor Rick Perry has been tapped to be the guest speaker at the upcoming Monroe County Republican Committee Luncheon. Perry, a former...
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Majority Leader Joe Morelle will take temporary leadership of the State Assembly when Speaker Sheldon Silver relinquishes that title. A vote is...
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WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — State officials are hosting a series of public workshops on the Great Lakes Action Agenda, which identifies actions needed to...
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