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Governor, lawmakers react to ex-Assembly speaker's sentence
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's 12-year prison sentence in a $5 million corruption case sends a message that officials who abuse the public's trust will be held accountable, Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo said shortly after the sentencing....
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Central New York man pleads guilty in bar shooting
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- A 23-year-old central New York man has pleaded guilty to attempted murder and assault in connection with a bar shooting that injured six people....
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More business data breaches involving New Yorkers reported
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (SHNEYE'-dur-muhn) says computer data breaches are "an escalating threat" to personal security....
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Hudson Valley distillery wins national award for its vodka
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York's agriculture commissioner is congratulating a farm-based Hudson Valley distillery for winning a national award for its vodka....
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Mid-Hudson bridge home to 2 peregrine falcon hatchlings
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The Mid-Hudson Bridge is home to newly hatched peregrine falcons for the 20th straight year....
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As once-mighty politician gets prison, Albany moves on
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- As former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was being sentenced to 12 years in prison for corruption, many of the politicians he once served with were passing legislation to outlaw commercial bass fishing in the Hudson River....
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Former New York state Sen. Libous dies
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A longtime New York state senator who helped lead its Republican majority before his conviction last year for lying to the FBI has died....
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3 dead in small plane crash in Long Island neighborhood
SYOSSET, N.Y. (AP) -- Officials say three people are dead after a small plane broke up mid-flight, scattering debris across a residential Long Island neighborhood....
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Obama to name Stonewall 1st national monument for gay rights
WASHINGTON (AP) -- New York's iconic Stonewall Inn, where the modern gay rights movement took root, will become the first national monument honoring the history of gays and lesbians in the U.S. under a proposal President Barack Obama is preparing to approve....
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Investigation faults NYC child welfare agency in 2 deaths
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City's child welfare agency failed to protect two children who died and a third who was starved by his parents and nearly died in 2014, a report released Tuesday says....
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