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Trump takes aim at NY Attorney General

Celebrity developer Donald Trump is pursuing two ethics complaints against state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.

The complaints accuse Schneiderman of misconduct. Trump says the Democratic attorney general solicited campaign donations from Trump’s daughter even as his office investigated the media mogul’s “Trump University.”

In August, Schneiderman sued Trump and his business school for $40 million, accusing it of ripping off students.

Trump, who says he’s considering a Republican run for governor, claims Schneiderman used the investigation to wring out campaign contributions from Trump’s daughter, Ivanka.

A Schneiderman spokesman denied any wrongdoing.

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Lt. Gov. Hochul tours Ithaca Commons: “It’s tough for businesses”

New York Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul joined Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick in a walking tour of the Commons Monday.

“It’s tough for the businesses, we get that, but the end is in sight.”

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Ithaca-based organization says staff safe in Nepal; group begins fundraising effort

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Educate The Children has operations in Ithaca, Nepal

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Poll shows 2/3 of New York believe new ethics laws will have no impact on corruption problem in Albany

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Police: Pot found in car linked to Jon “Bones” Jones hit-and-run

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Police in New Mexico want to talk with Jones about Sunday accident

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Two children in car during fatal DWI crash recovering; father could face more charges

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Daniel Haynes III, 29, of Virgil, charged with vehicular homicide