New York State

Migrant Children
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April 09, 2019 - 4:08 pm
A federal judge in New York is ordering the Trump administration to stop denying green card applications for certain young immigrants because of their age.
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Restaurant
Dreamstime
April 05, 2019 - 4:55 pm
A state audit says food safety inspectors in New York state failed to take action in response to hundreds of serious health violations.
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Cigarettes
Dreamstime
April 01, 2019 - 7:14 pm
New York is poised to become the latest state to raise the legal age for buying cigarettes and electronic cigarettes from 18 to 21.
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New York State capitol building
Dreamstime
March 25, 2019 - 1:05 pm
Lawmakers have until April 1 to decide on important issues in the state, including congestion pricing, millionaire’s tax and an additional tax on part-time New Yorkers.
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Cyber Crimes
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February 28, 2019 - 6:16 pm
New York lawmakers have officially joined 41 other states in criminalizing revenge porn.
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Prison
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February 15, 2019 - 6:36 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing to close three New York state prisons and make other cost-cutting moves.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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February 02, 2019 - 11:58 am
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to legalize recreational marijuana by the state budget deadline on April 1.
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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Linda Beigel Schulman
New York Governor's Office
January 29, 2019 - 3:24 pm
New York's Legislature approved a package of bills aimed at making the state's already tough gun laws even stricter on Tuesday.
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Police Lights
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January 25, 2019 - 5:43 pm
A 16-year-old has admitted he killed his 15-year-old friend in an Adirondack home.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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January 09, 2019 - 6:17 pm
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he wants to give authorities greater power to seize the license plates of unsafe or unauthorized vehicles following an upstate limousine crash that killed 20 people.
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