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Lake Placid Olympian refused to attend 1936 Games

Lake Placid Olympian refused to attend 1936 Games

Book details Jack Shea's courage.

WEB EXTRA: Larry Sharpe on gun control, Andrew Cuomo

WEB EXTRA: Larry Sharpe on gun control, Andrew Cuomo

Libertarian candidate criticizes governor.

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Tuesday’s elections will decide which party, Republicans, or Democrats, control the State Senate.

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Report on the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy from one of the hardest-hit areas in New York.

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Cuomo: helicopter survey of Sandy damage 'disturbing'

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Governor Cuomo took a helicopter tour of areas devastated from Hurricane Sandy, along with New York’s Senators Schumer and Gillibrand.

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Cuomo: expect 'long term' recovery after Sandy

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Governor Cuomo, who says he spent a “frightening” night monitoring storm devastation in lower Manhattan, held a briefing addressing short term repair efforts and long term weather concerns.

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Psychology and storms: why some people ignore weather warnings

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Just like the weather, human beings can be unpredictable.

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Cuomo briefs New Yorkers on storm prep

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Governor Cuomo says pre- storm preparations are finished, and he and state officials are now actively monitoring the situation as Hurricane Sandy approaches.

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As New York sorts out how to spend millions of federal dollars for railroad upgrades, officials in Albany and Rensselaer are hoping some of that money can help restore a pedestrian and bike pathway over the Hudson River to reconnect the two cities.

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Challenger Wendy Long on her campaign for U.S. Senate & how she differs from Kirsten Gillibrand.

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How big a deal is big data? It's pretty big.

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Cuomo: Local gov'ts need to cope with tax cap on their own

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Governor Andrew Cuomo is telling local governments they are on their own when it comes to coping with a recently imposed property tax cap, saying it’s up to county and city government leaders to make the hard choices, and to stop complaining.

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