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Albany property tax abatement mistake

Albany property tax abatement mistake


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CDTA project creates confusion in Troy

CDTA project creates confusion in Troy


Waste Watchers: State pours millions into brand new rest area... again

Thruway Authority answers questions about repeated paving

Pain and Payments: Workers' comp at criminal youth centers

In Depth: One house bills

It's not all ground-breaking legislation inside the historic halls of the State Capitol. A lot of these would-be laws don't have a chance. 


In Depth: New York state's gas tax profits

New York state has one of the highest gas taxes in the nation. The money you pay at the pump is supposed to be helping to keep the state's road and bridges in good shape.


Workers afraid in youth detention facility, blame state policies

The state's worst criminals are watched over by corrections officers at maximum security prisons.  But if those murderers and armed robbers are minors, there's a whole new set of rules for controlling the ones on a rampage.
 


In-Depth: Are public schools paying out for charter students out of district?

It's been an on-going battle between public school districts and the state, and it involves your tax dollars. Public schools have to share their money with charter schools.


The cost of closing a prison

NewsChannel 13 has received a long-awaited response from the Department Of Corrections and Community Supervision. It's regarding taxpayer money spent to pay employees long after the inmates were gone from Mount McGregor State Prison.


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Cosby found guilty of sexual assault

Bill Cosby arrives for his sexual assault trial, Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.

Free-range parenting debate heats up in New York

Free-range parenting debate heats up in New York

Jamion Christian named new Siena men's basketball coach

Mount St. Mary's head coach Jamion Christian yells to players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, in South Bend, Ind.

Arrest made after Gloversville police officer hit by truck

Arrest made after
Gloversville police officer hit by truck

'Operation Safe Stop' crackdown begins Thursday

'Operation Safe Stop' crackdown begins Thursday

Mike Pompeo sworn in as secretary of state as cabinet woes continue

In this photo taken Oct. 16, 2015, Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kansas speaks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington.

State Sen. Kathy Marchione discusses decision to not seek re-election

State Sen. Kathy Marchione discusses decision to not seek re-election

Albany man accused of driving 95 miles per hour while drunk

Albany man accused of driving 95 miles per hour while drunk

Women's internet talk-show inspiring others to unleash inner beauty

Women's internet talk-show inspiring others to unleash inner beauty

Assemblyman Santabarbara urges DEC issue moratorium on proposed sewage sludge facility

Assemblyman Santabarbara urges DEC issue moratorium on proposed sewage sludge facility

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