New York

Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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January 14, 2019 - 8:59 am
Gov. Cuomo thinks the MTA is dysfunctional and that its power-sharing structure is broken, so he wants to take total control of the struggling transit agency.
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FIL E- In this Jan. 9, 2019 file photo, Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks to reporters on the opening day of the legislative session at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. Efforts to legalize marijuana for recreational use in New York are gaining steam and the governor predicts a bill will pass in 2019. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File)
January 13, 2019 - 10:41 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Efforts to legalize marijuana for recreational use in New York are gaining steam, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo predicts a bill will pass this year. But don't expect to see pot shops opening up from Brooklyn to Buffalo anytime soon. While there's broad agreement on the idea of...
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Marijuana weed
TREVOR HUGHES, USA TODAY
January 12, 2019 - 3:45 pm
The Westchester DA will no longer prosecute many marijuana offenses starting next week.
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Recreational Marijuana
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January 10, 2019 - 7:01 pm
A task force has been formed in Nassau County to look into the implications of legalizing recreational marijuana.
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Court House
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January 09, 2019 - 6:51 pm
A school teacher in Rockland County has been awarded $4 million by a jury, winning her libel case against a local blogger.
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NYPD Vehicles
January 08, 2019 - 1:06 pm
Passion mixes with anger in an alleged love-story-gone-bad involving four city cops.
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Donald Trump
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January 07, 2019 - 6:56 pm
Lawmakers in the Democrat-controlled New York Legislature are making another attempt to have President Donald Trump's name removed from a defunct state park.
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Seattle Rep. Theresa Vasqueda
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January 07, 2019 - 4:15 pm
Two Seattle councilwomen warned New York's elected leaders Monday to pass legislation addressing housing and transportation issues that will follow Amazon’s second headquarters.
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Hillary Clinton and Andrew Cuomo
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January 07, 2019 - 2:13 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Hillary Clinton are rallying around legislation that would bolster abortion rights in New York State.
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Hudson River
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January 06, 2019 - 11:17 am
Congressional representatives from New York and New Jersey are teaming up to get funding for the Gateway Tunnel under the Hudson River.
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