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Updated Jan 25, 2015 at 11:26 PM

 LIMA — Livingston County Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty said felony charges were filed over the weekend in connection with an area man violating a court order, twice.Rick J. Redding, 32 of Lima, was arrested for second-degree burglary and criminal contempt.The incident first began the morning of Jan. 22, according to the sheriff, when deputy Christopher Smith responded to the residence of the victim. The victim advised she had just had an order of protection...

Updated Jan 5, 2015 at 11:06 PM

 NEW YORK — Hundreds of mourners waited outside a funeral home Monday in a line that stretched more than a block to pay their respects to former three-term Gov. Mario Cuomo, who died just hours after his son was sworn in for...

Updated Dec 24, 2014 at 10:26 PM

ANDOVER — An Andover man who lost his father on Dec. 12 was shot to death on Christmas Eve at his father's home in Andover.Amity-based State Police charged Donna G. Hahn, 52, of 3860 Swain Hill Road, with second-degree murder and...

Updated Dec 24, 2014 at 11:47 AM

Fewer people counted as unemployed, but many still not holding jobs. That was one essential take-away locally from Tuesday's latest unemployment announcement from the state government.Steuben County saw a one point improvement in its...

Updated Dec 22, 2014 at 12:11 PM

ALBANY — The State Department of Labor will issue its final unemployment report of the year Tuesday when November jobless rates for New York's 62 counties are released.Economy watchers will have to wait until late January to close...

Updated Dec 17, 2014 at 2:03 PM

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration will move to prohibit fracking in the state, citing unresolved health issues and dubious economic benefits of the widely used gas-drilling technique.

Updated Nov 21, 2014 at 12:14 PM

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Roofs began to creak and collapse under the weight as another storm brought the Buffalo area's three-day snowfall total Thursday to an epic 6 feet or more.Snow-weary residents of western New York were asked by Gov.

Updated Nov 18, 2014 at 11:51 PM

BUFFALO — Several feet of lake-effect snow paralyzed the Buffalo area Tuesday, forcing state troopers to deliver blankets and other supplies to motorists stranded on the New York State Thruway and adding an ominous note to a wintry season...

Updated Nov 14, 2014 at 3:18 PM

AVON — A Prattsburgh man is currently being held behind bars after he was found to be in possession of 90 bags of heroin.On Wednesday at 6:59 p.m., a deputy from the Livingston County Sheriff's Office conducted a vehicle stop on...

Updated Nov 7, 2014 at 11:34 AM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — It's mission accomplished for little green army men.The molded plastic must-haves for generations of pretend soldiers were inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame on Thursday, along with the 1980s stumper...

Updated Nov 2, 2014 at 1:09 AM

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — If New York voters approve proposition No. 2 on the ballot next week, their 213 legislators will join the digital age. Their desks in the ornate chambers of the Capitol will have computers instead of thick stacks...

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