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Abandoned cemeteries becoming a fiscal issue for towns

Abandoned cemeteries becoming a fiscal issue for towns

Examine what communities are facing from a financial perspective to upkeep these hallowed grounds.

A 180 on town halls in NY19 and NY22

A 180 on town halls in NY19 and NY22

Delgado and Brindisi say lack of availability hurt predecessors.

Actress Sorvino reveals she suffered date-rape

Actress Sorvino reveals she suffered date-rape

Activist calls for statute of limitations to be extended.

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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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Senate GOP use Cuomo's image to bolster campaigns

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Governor Cuomo is not running for office this year- but his face and name are still appearing in election mailers in many New York homes.

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Debate for 19th Congressional District seat

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Representative Chris Gibson and challenger Julian Schreibman debate for 19th Congressional District Seat.

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2012 Debate for 20th Congressional District seat

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Representative Paul Tonko and businessman Bob Dieterich debate for 20th Congressional District seat.

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For the first time in 400 years, the city of Albany has a plan

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For the first time in Albany's 400 year history, the city of Albany has an urban plan.

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State Senator urges Cuomo to allow hydrofracking

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A large number of people in support of hydrofracking descended upon the Capitol in Albany to ask Governor Cuomo to go ahead and allow the controversial drilling for natural gas in New York.

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Struggling counties want some rules eased

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New York’s counties are making a push to get Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers to take their growing fiscal crisis seriously, and let them off the hook for some state mandates that they say are bringing some counties to the brink of bankruptcy.

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