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Updated Nov 21, 2014 at 4:39 PM

BUFFALO (AP) — Residents of western New York may soon have to worry about the water in their basements as well as the snow on their roofs.After a three-day onslaught that dumped a historic 7 feet of snow on the Buffalo area and killed at least 12 people, the sun came out Friday, but so did predictions of flooding caused by rain, temperatures up to 60 degrees and blocked catch basins.

Updated Nov 21, 2014 at 4:37 PM

BUFFALO (AP) — Residents of western New York may soon have to worry about the water in their basements as well as the snow on their roofs.

Updated Nov 21, 2014 at 2:46 PM

ALBANY (AP) — As government problems go, it’s not a bad one to have: How should New York spend a $5 billion surplus?

Updated Nov 19, 2014 at 12:25 PM

A statewide Civil Service exam for state Correction Officer trainees will be offered on Jan. 10 by the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision.

Updated Nov 19, 2014 at 11:50 AM

The state has collected $530 million since 2008 through a year-round tax “amnesty program” that helps delinquent taxpayers put their liabilities behind them without penalties, the state Department of Taxation and Finance announced...

Updated Nov 18, 2014 at 4:25 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — What does it take to Ebola-proof a hospital?Over the past few months, U.S. medical centers have spent millions of dollars putting together a plan to treat patients with the scary, but extremely rare disease.

Updated Nov 18, 2014 at 3:40 PM

BETHPAGE (AP) — A decades-long toxic cleanup around the former aerospace plant that helped land a man on the moon is getting renewed scrutiny after groundwater tests showed a potential carcinogen spreading deeper and toward nearby Long Island...

Updated Nov 7, 2014 at 4:09 PM

FORT EDWARD (AP) — Sleepy Hollow has the legend of the Headless Horseman. Does a community 150 miles farther up the Hudson River have a Headless Ranger buried in an unmarked cemetery from the 18th century?

Updated Oct 28, 2014 at 4:14 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — A sleep-deprived engineer nodded off at the controls of a commuter train just before taking a 30 mph curve at 82 mph, causing a derailment last year that killed four people and injured more than 70, federal regulators said...

Updated Oct 24, 2014 at 2:50 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City police officer who suffered a serious head wound after being attacked by a hatchet-wielding man remains in critical but stable condition, police said Friday.

Updated Oct 17, 2014 at 2:19 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Young men stopped by police reported they had elevated anxiety levels and other trauma from the encounters, according a new study published Thursday, raising fresh concerns about the New York Police Department’s stop and frisk...

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