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Babies behind bars: Moms do time with their newborns
BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Jennifer Dumas sits on a sofa, her smiling 6-month-old girl on her lap. The room is full of bright toys and children's books. A rainbow-colored activity mat is on the floor, and Winnie the Pooh is painted on the walls....
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A look at prison nurseries nationwide
Out of more than 100 women's prisons in the U.S., only eight have nursery programs that allow mothers to help raise their babies behind bars. There are none in the federal prison system, and there is only one in a jail, at Rikers Island in New York City. Here is a look at the nurseries:...
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NY board poised to OK $485M for solar plant amid questions
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A state oversight board controlled by the New York Legislature and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo is set to authorize spending another $485 million to complete a solar panel production plant, the centerpiece of Cuomo's "Buffalo Billion" economic development program....
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NY man found not guilty of wife's death in 4th murder trial
SCHOHARIE, N.Y. (AP) -- A wealthy man on trial for a fourth time since his estranged wife disappeared in 2001 was found not guilty of murder Tuesday....
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Cuomo backs lifting time limit on suing child molesters
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he supports legislation to lift New York's statute of limitations on suing child molesters, including a one-year window when victims could sue for old incidents....
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Parolee sentenced for robbing 7 stores & bank, stabbing cop
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York man who robbed seven convenience stores - one of them twice in the same evening - has been sentenced to 26 years in prison....
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Horsemen rallying to save Finger Lakes Racetrack
FARMINGTON, N.Y. (AP) -- A group of horsemen has launched a statewide campaign calling on state officials to take action to save Finger Lakes Racetrack....
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Hartwick College signs 8-year extension with its president
ONEONTA, N.Y. (AP) -- Hartwick College has signed a new eight-year contract with its president....
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Cuomo: Campaign finance reform, heroin plan top priorities
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday unveiled a new proposal to close a campaign finance loophole linked to Albany's culture of corruption, naming it one of his top legislative priorities as lawmakers enter the final days of their session....
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NY bill would broaden contraception insurance coverage
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Advocates, lawmakers, and physicians are calling for the passage of a bill that would provide insurance coverage for all FDA approved contraceptive drugs and products in New York....
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