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EPA Will Weigh Regulation Of Two Toxic Chemicals. Advocates Skeptical
May 23, 2018, 12:16 pm | Source
At national summit, administrator says concern about PFAS chemicals has become a national issue

After Years Of False Starts, Gun Regulation Advocates In PA Lean Into Compromise
May 23, 2018, 12:03 pm | Source
HARRISBURG, PA (WSKG) -- Crowds of students and activists flooded Harrisburg Tuesday, calling for changes to help halt school shootings.

PA Lawmakers Advance Redistricting Overhaul As Deadline Looms
May 23, 2018, 11:58 am | Source
STATE IMPACT PENNSYLVANIA -- State lawmakers have advanced a bill that would change the state's constitution to put its congressional district map in the hands of an citizens' commission, one whose 11 members would be chosen by elected officials.

Legislature Names New York’s First Female Attorney General
May 23, 2018, 11:47 am | Source
ALBANY, NY (WSKG) - The New York State Legislature chose Barbara Underwood, the acting Attorney General, to replace the former AG Eric Schneiderman for the remainder of the term, which ends December 31.

Central New York Drone Corridor Left Out Of National Project
May 23, 2018, 11:42 am | Source
SYRACUSE, NY (WRVO) - The 50-mile drone corridor that the state is building in central New York will not be part of a new federal pilot program meant to accelerate drone integration into national airspace.

More Flights, Good Economy Boost Traffic At Syracuse Airport
May 23, 2018, 11:37 am | Source
SYRACUSE, NY (WRVO) - Passengers are flying out of Syracuse’s Hancock International Airport in numbers the airport has not seen in a decade.

Why Can’t He Wash The Dishes?! The Chores That Can Sink A Relationship
May 22, 2018, 7:37 pm | Source
There was exactly one sink in my first New York apartment. It was fine for a person living alone, but when my roommates returned, well, the dishes piled up fast.

To Quell House Rebellion, NY And PA Republicans Promised Action On Immigration
May 22, 2018, 7:35 pm | Source
Over initial objections by House GOP leaders, the House is expected to take up immigration legislation next month that threatens to further divide the party in the middle of an election year.

Who Can Use The N-Word? That’s The Wrong Question
May 22, 2018, 7:10 pm | Source
Earlier this week, a New York City man named Rob Carmona was being sued by a former employee named Brandi Johnson, who said that Carmona harassed her and other employees. The story gained national attention because of what Carmona was heard saying on a recording.

A Woman’s Now CEO At The New York Stock Exchange. It Only Took 226 Years
May 22, 2018, 6:50 pm | Source
Stacey Cunningham, who started her career at the exchange as a summer intern on the ground floor, has been appointed to lead the Big Board starting Friday.

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