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Children's Deaths Prompt New York Governor's Bold Medical Marijuana Move

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday called for faster implementation of the state's medical marijuana law, which passed last month but won't take effect for another year and a half.


Related Topix: Marijuana, Drugs, US Governors

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Exclusive: Cuomo intervened in BNP deal to get $1 billion more for NY state fund

Only days before U.S. authorities reached a landmark $8.97 billion settlement with BNP Paribas over the bank's dealings with countries subject to U.S. sanctions, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo intervened to ensure the state government got a much bigger share of the proceeds, according to three people familiar with the situation.


Related Topix: New York Government, New York, US Governors, US News

CBS Local

New York To Spend Up To $300M To Raise Homes In Flood Zone

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday on Long Island that the state will pick up the tab to elevate homes for anyone who is in the 100-year flood zone and wants to raise their house.


Related Topix: US Governors, CBS, Media, Television, Showtime Networks, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Irene

Governor Cuomo Expands NY Rising Program to Help 6,575 Homeowners...

Individuals eligible for this round of funding experienced damage to their homes as a result of Superstorm Sandy, Hurricane Irene or Tropical Storm Lee.


Related Topix: US Governors, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Irene, Nassau County, NY, Suffolk County, NY, Hempstead, NY

WNYC-AM New York

Sandy Victims Skeptical of Cuomo's Home Elevation Initiative

A new, state-funded home elevation initiative from New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo seeks to convince homeowners affected by Sandy to raise the level of their houses.


Related Topix: US Governors, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Winemakers want NY to deny propane storage permits

You now have an easier online way to manage your Home Delivery subscription for The Oklahoman .


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Albany, NY, US Governors

CBS Local

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Can't Shake Questions About Moreland Commission

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is looking to move past allegations that his administration meddled with an anti-corruption commission , but questions about his office's involvement aren't going away.


Related Topix: US Governors, Westchester County, NY

The Modesto Bee

A sampling of editorials from around New York

Gov. Andrew Cuomo finally took public questions on Monday about a scorching report in The Times last week that revealed how his aides had interfered with ethics investigators in Albany.


Related Topix: New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government, US Governors, Opinion

Governor Cuomo Announces 40 Tax Preparers Suspended Under New Regulations

Once suspended, preparers cannot legally complete or file a client's state tax returns for compensation.


Related Topix: US Governors, New York, Tax

WSTM-TV Syracuse

Gov. Cuomo asks State Health Commissioner to speed up implementation of medical marijuana

Governor Cuomo is urging the State Health Commissioner to find a way to speed up implementation of medical marijuana, after deaths of two Western New York children with epilepsy.


Related Topix: US Governors, Marijuana

Queens Crap

Cuomo rolling in brownfield developer dough

From Crains : Gov. Andrew Cuomo has collected at least $650,000 in campaign contributions from recipients of tax credits to redevelop industrial sites during the past four years, a review of state data show.


Related Topix: US Governors, Time Warner, Media, Computers, Publishing, Television, Warner Bros Television, DC Comics, Cartoon Network

New York Daily News

Cuomo's big bluff backfires

Here's the real story of how Gov. Cuomo got himself into the Moreland mess, the story he's tying himself in rhetorical knots to avoid telling: His Moreland Commission to Investigate Public Corruption was an elaborate bluff - and the Legislature called him on it, not once but twice.


Related Topix: US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Opinion

Tue Jul 29, 2014

North County Public Radio

Corning gets a boost from NYPA, pledges to add 40 jobs

Corning Incorpoarted's Canton Facility is getting a boost from the New York State Power Authority--2.1 megawatts to be exact.


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NYC: Reinvent This: Cuomo Cuts Future Investment to Pay for MTA Labor Deals

When Governor Cuomo smiled for the cameras to announce labor deals with the Transport Workers Union and Long Island Rail Road unions, he promised they wouldn't push already-planned fare hikes any higher.


Related Topix: Cuts, Startups, US Governors

The Fresno Bee

NY commits $27 million to build wood heat industry

A wood pellet fuel delivery truck is connected to a pellet storage shed at the Evoworld wood-fired heating system manufacturing plant in Troy, N.Y., on Tuesday, July 29, 2014.


Related Topix: Troy, NY, US Governors

Press & Sun-Bulletin

N.Y. lawmakers want faster medical-marijuanaa

N.Y. lawmakers want faster medical-marijuana process Ill patients should be able to buy the drug from other states, lawmakers say Check out this story on The sponsors of New York's new medical-marijuana law are calling on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to push the federal government to allow critically ill patients to ... (more)


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, US Governors

Here Are the Candidates for Brooklyn's 5 Vacant State Legislature Seats

Four of the spots have been empty since four elected officials moved to new positions on January 1, and a fifth office was vacated when William Boyland Jr. was sent to prison in March.


Related Topix: US Governors, Folk, Assembly, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Yvette Clarke, US Politics, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Crown Heights, NY

Cuomo Flaunts 8 Businesses Growing or Starting in WNY on the Startup NY

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that eight businesses will expand or locate in New York as a result of START-UP NY, representing the latest wave of companies participating in the new initiative that creates tax-free areas associated with colleges and universities across the state.


Related Topix: SUNY Buffalo, US Governors, Biotech, Science / Technology


Online: Political Consultants Talk Cuomo Anti-Corruption Commission Interference Claims

Errol Louis interviews newsmakers from New York City and beyond on NY1's Inside City Hall program, every weeknight at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. NY1 VIDEO: The four members of Inside City Hall's Consultants Corner, Republican Consultants Leticia Remuaro and O'Brien Murray and Democrats Alexis Grenell and Evan Stavisky graded how Governor Andrew Cuomo has ... (more)


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Mon Jul 28, 2014

CBS Local

Astorino Takes Heat For 'Mafia' Comment About Cuomo Administration

Westchester County Executive and Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino was taken to task Monday for a quote that seemed to compare Gov. Andrew Cuomo to a "mafia boss."


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