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Anti-vaccine rally draws hundreds in Albany

Anti-vaccine rally draws hundreds in Albany

RFK Jr. among the speakers outside the Capitol.

Senate Democrats "Stand Up" to President Trump

Senate Democrats "Stand Up" to President Trump

Bills take aim at his tax returns, possible pardons.

Families of limo crash victims push for more accountability

Families of limo crash victims push for more accountability

Senate hearing testimony focuses on Schoharie, LI incidents.

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Governor Cuomo announced he’s easing some environmental regulations so that dairy farmers can more easily own more cows.

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Hearings begin on proposed thruway toll increase

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The New York State Thruway Authority begins hearings later this week on whether to impose a nearly 50% toll hike on trucks that use the toll highway.

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Cuomo has chance to remake state's highest court

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In the next couple of years, Governor Andrew Cuomo may have the chance to shape the state’s highest court, the Court of Appeals, as several judges reach the end of their terms or the mandatory retirement age.

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New York gets failing grades for anti-smoking programs

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The American Cancer Society has given New York State a mixed report card when it comes to cancer prevention.

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Owens talks record and 21st congressional district race

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Rep. Bill Owens discusses the upcoming congressional race and challenges his district faces.

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Cuomo takes back seat at national convention

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Governor Andrew Cuomo is one of many New York politicians who have chosen to scale back their participation in the national Democratic convention in North Carolina.

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Cuomo to focus on gun control in the future

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Governor Cuomo says curbing gun violence will be a priority in the next legislative session.

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Senator to introduce new gun laws

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In the wake of increased gun violence in New York and two mass shootings in the nation in the last few weeks, a State Senator is proposing stricter gun laws that he says could give New York the toughest gun laws in the country.

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Russian and US students study cyber threats together at UAlbany

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A bill to strengthen the nation’s cybersecurity laws stalled in Congress this week, but the issue remains a top priority for policy makers and business leaders around the globe.

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NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman cracks down on drugs

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Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on I-STOP initiative & 'designer' drug crackdown.

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