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Cuomo Delivers State Of The State Address, Unveils Budget Plan

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – New York must raise the minimum wage, cut small-business taxes, ease the burden of high property taxes and invest big in transportation, Gov. 1,233 more words


Cuomo Pitches AirTrain For LaGuardia Airport, Ambitious Transit Upgrades

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP)Gov. Andrew Cuomo is unveiling an ambitious plan to modernize New York’s infrastructure and transportation system.

Cuomo spoke Tuesday to the business group Association for a Better New York in Manhattan. 599 more words


Gov. Cuomo Proposes Raising Minimum Wage To $11.50 In New York City

Note: This article was updated on Jan. 19, 2015

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Ahead of his State of the State address, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing to raise the minimum wage in New York. 469 more words


Yet Again, Another Earthquake Rattles Eastern Connecticut

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – A 2.2-magnitude earthquake has rattled eastern Connecticut again.

In what’s becoming a daily seismic event, the Weston Observatory of Boston College said the earthquake occurred at about 4:40 a.m. 304 more words


NJ Emergency Officials Want More Info On Train Oil Shipments

HACKENSACK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Bergen County fire departments and local leaders met Sunday to discuss how to respond if a train carrying highly flammable crude oil happenedĀ to derail and catch fire in residential communities. 256 more words


Watchdog Group Sees Reported Sheldon Silver Probe As Opportunity For Ethics Reform

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York’s system of ethics is fundamentally flawed, weak in its language and lacking independent, well-funded oversight, a government watchdog says. 370 more words


The Amazing Kreskin, New Jersey Mentalist, Turning 80

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)The Amazing Kreskin is hitting a milestone.

The New Jersey mentalist turns 80 next month.

As WCBS 880’s Paul Murnane reported, Kreskin is staying busy as ever. 254 more words