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Fight against algae blooms in NY

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – New York is bringing together ecologists, biologists, and local and state officials to fight the growing problem of algae blooms in upstate ponds and lakes. The blooms can affect water quality and are seen as a … Continue reading

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NY man destroys his AR-15 rifle to honor Florida shooting victims

(NEWS10) – Scott Pappalardo of Scotchtown, N.Y. owned an AR-15 rifle for over 30 years. In the wake of the Parkland, Florida shooting he posted this video over the weekend. He destroyed his gun, cutting it into three pieces, with the … Continue reading

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NY Daily News Trashes Trump For Golfing ‘Miles Away’ While Parkland Families Hold Funerals

With a photo of tomorrow’s cover, the NY Daily News tweeted out: “Remember that time [Donald Trump] tweeted about how it isn’t presidential to visit a golf course after a tragedy?” The post NY Daily News Trashes Trump For Golfing … Continue reading

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NY State Fair offers special ticket packages for one-day sale

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) – The New York State Fair is running a one-day sale on packages of fair admission, rides, food and games. The “Midway Madness” sale will be offered online Thursday beginning at 6 a.m. via the fair’s official … Continue reading

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Changes to cash bail system proposed in NY

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – According to New York Senate Democrats, thousands of New Yorkers are sitting in jail simply because they do not have the money to post bail. Both Democrats and Governor Andrew Cuomo are introducing legislation that would … Continue reading

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Following member's deportation, N.Y. Teamsters kick into action with 'Know Your Rights' workshops

Immediately following the deportation of one of its members last August, Teamsters Joint Council 16, “the umbrella group for 27 Teamsters locals in and around New York City,” declared itself a “sanctuary union,” saying it would “not voluntarily cooperate with … Continue reading

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