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"Blue Wave" hits New York

"Blue Wave" hits New York

Cuomo rolls; Democrats pick up numerous senate seats.

Democrats sweep statewide races

Democrats sweep statewide races

Governor Andrew Cuomo was awarded a third term in office by voters, who chose him by a wide margin over his opponents.

From jail to the 'Great Outdoors'

From jail to the 'Great Outdoors'

A different approach to the Opioids epidemic

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Canada denies Wallenda request for tightrope walk

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Last month on 'New York NOW,' we highlighted steps Niagara Falls has taken to try to revitalize its downtown, an area that has struggled economically for decades.

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Four regional councils win big, but no one goes home empty-handed

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Last summer, when Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the creation of ten new regional economic development councils, his emphasis was on competition.

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NY's top environmental regulator answers your hydrofracking questions

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As New York State wrestles with how to handle natural gas drilling here, the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is at the center of the debate.

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DEC's hydrofracking report may come sooner than expected

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New York's top environmental regulator, Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joe Martens, says his agency will likely finish its review of hydrofracking late next spring.

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School districts grapple with possibilities

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New York State Education Commissioner King discusses backing of school district mergers.

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School districts grapple with possibilities

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New York State Education Commissioner King discusses backing of school district mergers.

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Exclusive Tour: New Hall of Governors

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'We're all a little bit of history geeks in this administration, from the governor on down,' says State Director of Operations Howard Glaser.

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Analysis: First look at new ethics commission

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New York's recently-formed Joint Commission on Public Ethics (JCOPE) will be chaired by Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore.

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DEC hydrofracking hearings draw big crowds

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The public comment period on hydrofracking in New York is open until January 11, 2012.

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Burke discusses progress after institutional abuse reports

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Office of People With Developmental Disabilities commissioner responds to abuse reports.

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