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AUDIO: Politics or fish threaten Indian Point
AUDIO: Politics or fish threaten Indian Point

Energy and environmental reporter for Capital New York Scott Waldman explains the battle brewing over the Indian Point Nuclear plant and the expected impact on state electric rates.

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New 40-mile snowmobile trail system approved for Adirondacks

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State officials say construction will start immediately.

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Climate plan shows U.S. ‘can change the world’

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The plan, which also mandates a shift to renewable energy from coal-fired electricity, is meant to put the U.S. in a strong position at international talks in Paris later this year on reaching a deal to curb global warming.

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Farm family welcomes Bills head coach with giant corn maze

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Coach Rex Ryan visited the farm on Monday.

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Albany holds special event marking President Grant’s death

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President Ulysses Grant died 130 years ago in an upstate New York cottage.

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Craft distilleries growing rapidly in New York

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Governor Andrew Cuomo says state reforms are saving distilleries thousands of dollars.