Category: Hot News, State/National News

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Baltimore in ‘State of Emergency’ after Funeral of Black Man Killed by Police

By Hazel Trice Edney   BALTIMORE – (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Protests gave way to chaos, looting and burning this week as...

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Vice President Biden Marks Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Announcing It’s On Us Progress

“Violence against women is not a women’s issue alone. It’s a man’s issue as well… So to all of the guys out there—you have to...

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New Opportunities for Farm Stands Across New York

ALBANY – State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball and Acting State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard A. Zucker announced a new...

CREDIT CARDS

Three Steps to Improve Your Credit

(StatePoint) Good credit is a key ingredient in succeeding financially; yet building a strong foundation takes time. If you are new to...

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USDA Awards $31 Million in Grants to Help SNAP Participants Afford Healthy Foods

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that USDA has awarded $31.5 million in funding to local, state, and national...

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Cuomo and Lawmakers Reach Deal, but Budget Lacks Initial Policy Plans

By Staff Although New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislators have come to an agreement regarding the final state budget,...

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Cuomo, Lawmakers to Continue Budget Talks through Weekend

By Staff   Although legislators expected to have a New York state budget agreement with Gov. Andrew Cuomo in place by Thursday, March...

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Schumer and Gillibrand announce over $21.5 Million in Head Start Funds

By Staff   U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand have announced over $21.5 million in federal funding for Head Start...

Onondaga County Executive, Joanie Mahoney

County Exec Proposes Major Transformation of New York State Fair

Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney said a revitalization of economic activity, not sales tax, will give the county budget the boost...

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Michael Brown’s Parents to file Civil Lawsuit

By Staff   The parents of Michael Brown, the Ferguson, Mo. teen who was killed last year by police officer Darren Wilson, said they...