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Thruway-Cashless Tolling
A bill designed to protect drivers from being improperly billed by New York state's expanding cashless tolling system has been approved by the state Legislature.
Immigration-NYC Separated Children
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio learned Wednesday that 239 migrant children separated from their parents by federal immigration officials are being cared for in Harlem.
Immigration-Abuse-Claims
Virginia's governor ordered state officials Thursday to investigate abuse claims by children at an immigration detention facility who said they were beaten while handcuffed and locked up for long periods in solitary confinement, left nude and shivering in concrete cells.
Service Dog-Yearbook
A service dog has his own photo in an upstate New York middle school's yearbook.
Missing Emu
Charles the emu is back home in an upstate New York bird sanctuary after spending the week wandering the countryside.
Buffalo Billion
The government's prized cooperator at a corruption trial that grew from an ambitious New York state redevelopment plan known as the Buffalo Billion began his testimony Thursday, describing how a developer and a key player in the project forged a solid relationship after bonding while talking ab…
Rattlesnake-Under-Hood
An upstate New York man trying to jump-start his car was greeted by an unusual sound coming from his engine — the rattle of a venomous timber rattlesnake.
Digging-Woodstock
Archaeologists scouring the grassy hillside famously trampled during the 1969 Woodstock music festival carefully sifted through the dirt from a time of peace, love, protest and good vibes.
Charter Schools-Teachers
A New York court has thrown out new rules that would have let some charter schools certify teachers with less instruction and classroom practice than required by the state.
Trump-Immigration-What's Next?
President Donald Trump's reversal of a policy separating migrant families at the Mexico border sparked confusion over how the new guidelines will play out and deep concern that the changes don't go far enough, allowing children to still be held in detention even if they remain with their f…
Legislature Adjourns
New York lawmakers wrapped up their 2018 session with most of the year's biggest issues left unresolved.
Water Contamination-Lawsuit
New York state is suing six companies that made firefighting foam containing chemicals that have contaminated drinking water in two upstate communities and groundwater in a Long Island community.
Car-Fatal Shootings
Authorities say two men are dead and woman is injured following a shooting in Rochester, New York.