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Limited NYS medical marijuana planned

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo outlined a limited initiative Wednesday to authorize medical marijuana for patients at 20 hospitals, c…

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New law offers testing for Baby Boomers

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) – A new state law will offer better protection for Baby Boomers. Starting January 1, hospitals and health service provid…

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New laws take effect in the new year

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Several new laws take effect in New York State in the new year, and many could have a big economic impact. Beginning …

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Cuomo proposes cutting corporate taxes

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed Monday cutting the state’s corporate income tax from 7.1 percent to 6.5 percent in the coming…

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Lockport co. to demolish 2 state offices

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – A western New York company has been awarded a nearly $1.6 million contract to finally begin the long-planned demolition …

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Restrictions on bullet sales start Wed.

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – It becomes illegal starting Wednesday in New York to buy ammunition unless a licensed dealer actually sees you. The requ…

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Senators say NY has too many regulations

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – A group of New York state senators say they’ve identified more than 2,000 rules and regulations that put the state at a …

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Trump out? Insiders say no

Buffalo, NY (WIVB) – Those close to Donald Trump say reports that he is no longer considering a run at New York State’s top office, are fals…

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NYS won’t pay for Gabryszak’s defense

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) – A spokesman for NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman tells News 4 the Attorney General’s Office has denied Dennis Ga…

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Trump talks possible run for governor

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Billionaire businessman Donald Trump is seriously considering a run for governor of New York State. The real-estate t…

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Cuomo appoints Thurman Thomas to board

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) – Former Buffalo Bills star running back Thurman Thomas has been appointed to the New York State Tourism Advisory Council…

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Lawmakers want more changes to CPS

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Two little boys with tragic stories are fueling calls for change within Child Protective Services. Friday afternoon, …