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Court releases NY redistricting maps after public review. What to know
May 21, 2022, 7:08 pm | Source
A special master finished New York's final congressional and Senate redistricting maps early Saturday morning.

Democrats name Max Della Pia to run in special election for Tom Reed's seat
May 20, 2022, 6:31 pm | Source
Max Della Pia served more than three decades in the military, has owned his own law practice and has worked for Lockheed Martin.

13 years after mass shooting in Binghamton, residents struggle with connection to Buffalo shooting
May 20, 2022, 12:59 pm | Source
Thirteen years after the ACA shooting, the Binghamton community is grappling with its connection to the mass shooting at a Tops in Buffalo.

Binghamton honors victims of Buffalo shooting
May 20, 2022, 9:01 am | Source
Binghamton residents gathered downtown May 19, 2022 for a candlelight vigil and donation drive to honor the victims of the Buffalo shooting.

'My son will grow up fatherless': Families of Buffalo victims share grief over racist violence
May 20, 2022, 3:46 am | Source
Jaques "Jake" Patterson, who lost his father, cried as his mother asked her community to help raise him.

Preakness: Not everyone loves horse racing's plan to punish dopers, cut horse deaths. Here's why
May 20, 2022, 1:12 am | Source
Horse racing, rocked by doping scandals and spikes in horse deaths, is facing its most important moment when reforms are unveiled this year.

Desperate families filed nursing home complaints in New York during COVID. Thousands went unresolved
May 19, 2022, 4:47 pm | Source
More than 35,600 nursing home complaints flooded into NY's Health Department during the pandemic's first two years. Here's what happened to each one.

A Buffalo pastor's dilemma: Healing a neighborhood split by grief and relief
May 19, 2022, 4:38 pm | Source
The young pastor's voice is raw from lack of sleep, emotion and many conversations. But he must keep talking through Buffalo's pain to seek change.

NY Gov. Hochul signs executive order to target domestic terrorism, strengthen red flag law
May 19, 2022, 1:58 pm | Source
Gov. Kathy Hochul signed executive orders Wednesday aimed to counter domestic terrorism and proposed legislation to narrow New York's gun laws.

Binghamton-area home prices rise 4.5% in April, with houses for sale in high demand
May 19, 2022, 9:05 am | Source
In Broome County, homes for sale had a median price of $101 per square foot, while New York's was $488

The Grove is downtown Binghamton's newest restaurant and caters to everyone
May 19, 2022, 6:59 am | Source
The Grove restaurant owner Hamza Kahn grew up in Johnson City and is focusing on helping to revitalize downtown Binghamton.

Diverse New Yorkers split over Kathy Hochul's track record ahead of election bid
May 19, 2022, 6:54 am | Source
In her bid for a full term, Gov. Kathy Hochul staged herself as someone who understood every New Yorkers' struggles. Do voters of color believe her?

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