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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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