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This Week From Albany: Cuomo budget goes under microscope
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- This week in New York state government, lawmakers will put Gov. Andrew Cuomo's free college tuition plan under the microscope and local officials from around the state launch another effort to make Albany pay for the public defender system....
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El Chapo's new home: a jail that held mobsters, terrorists
NEW YORK (AP) -- In the heart of bustling lower Manhattan sits one of the country's most secure federal lockups - and the new home of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman....
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NY governor to boost access to abortion, birth control
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is announcing a plan to require health insurers to cover medically necessary abortions and most forms of contraception at no cost....
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Ex-FBI electronics tech gets 2 years in prison after apology
NEW YORK (AP) -- An FBI electronics tech has been sentenced to two years in prison after he admitted funneling sensitive information to China....
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Judge dismisses UPS shareholder suit over untaxed cigarettes
DOVER, Del. (AP) -- A Delaware judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by United Parcel Service shareholders over allegations that the company illegally shipped untaxed cigarettes....
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Suspect in UPS driver's slaying deemed incompetent for trial
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) -- A man charged with fatally shooting a UPS driver outside a central New York Wal-Mart last month has been ruled mentally incompetent for trial....
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Only minor injuries after truck smashes through side of bus
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say several people escaped with minor injuries after a pickup truck smashed through the side of a public transit bus in Syracuse....
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Jury finds man guilty of attacking Japanese tourist
LOCKPORT, N.Y. (AP) -- A jury has found a western New York man guilty of attacking a Japanese tourist in a Niagara Falls park....
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Physician assistant jailed for selling $710K in painkillers
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York physician assistant who pocketed $710,000 by illegally selling the painkiller oxycodone has been sentenced to five years in prison....
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'The Hobbit' book returned after 38-year unexpected journey
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) -- A hardbound edition of "The Hobbit" is back on the shelves at a New York library nearly 40 years after it was checked out by a reader who traveled the world as a Marine....
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