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Cuomo: Scandals in Albany could hurt Legislature

New York’s new legislative session will kick off under a lingering cloud of scandals involving lawmakers, prompting concern from Gov. Andrew Cuomo that people will lose faith in the state Legislature.

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Cuomo likes executive action on marijuana

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he’s comfortable with his plan to allow a limited number of hospitals to dispense marijuana for certain ailments, even as other states loosen marijuana laws more dramatically.

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Cuomo unveils NY Tax Plan

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has unveiled a state tax plan that looks to battle some of the highest property tax rates in the nation.

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Schools begin to announce closures ahead of cold temperatures

Superintendents have been in talks since Monday morning about whether or not to keep doors open Tuesday

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Ice jam leads to flooding problems in Ithaca

Wild morning causes flooding problems in area, as temperatures take big drop

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Fracking opponents to form line outside Cuomo address Wednesday

Opponents of drilling process plan to form quarter-mile-long line in Albany leading up to Cuomo’s State of the State address

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Bundle up! Record cold conditions coming to upstate New York

Forecast calls for frigid temperatures, heavy snow, high winds across upstate New York

Man killed in Saturday snowmobile crash

Accident happened Saturday evening in Cayuga County

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Police investigate Friday night stabbing at West Village

Another violent incident is being investigated in the area of the West Village Apartments in Ithaca. Police got a call…

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Freezing rain, cold temperatures to hang around

Bitter cold temperatures headed our way Monday night into Tuesday

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The Serena show rolls on

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The Serena Williams show continued at the U.S. Open as the world number one moved a step closer to a calendar Grand Slam.

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Mayweather ready to hang up gloves as ‘the best ever’

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The boxer plans to go out unbeaten and on his own terms, as "The Best Ever," when he ends his career next week with his welterweight title defense against fellow American Andre Berto.

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Los Angeles mayor says Olympic bid is a ‘new start’ for city

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Obama scores policy win in securing votes for Iran nuclear deal

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U.S. President Barack Obama scored a major foreign policy victory by securing enough Senate votes to protect the Iran nuclear deal in Congress, but Republicans pledged to keep up their fight against the pact with new sanctions on Tehran.