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Cuomo blames weather for New York population decline

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday blamed upstate weather for New York’s continuing population decline, a day after his Republican challenger said Cuomo’s economic policies had failed to stanch the flow of migrants heading to other ...

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Cuomo signs law setting minimum indoor tanning age at 18

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state now prohibits anyone under the age of 18 from using indoor tanning booths. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the measure into law on Thursday following passage by the Legislature earlier this year. The ...

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Anti-hazing law prohibits certain physical initiation acts

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed anti-hazing legislation that was prompted by the death of a New York City college student fatally injured while pledging a fraternity. The Democrat says the bill he signed into law Monday ...

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Cuomo blasts reporter’s company after question on donations

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo criticized a reporter’s employer Tuesday after the journalist asked about political contributions from a company under federal investigation, leading challenger Cynthia Nixon to accuse her political rival of harboring “Trumpian” animosity ...

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Cuomo pardons 7 facing deportation for past convictions

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Seven people who faced deportation because of crimes committed years ago were pardoned Monday by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The seven individuals include a mother of three, a grandfather and a man battling cancer. All ...

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Cuomo calls for special session on abortion rights

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo has urged Republican state lawmakers to reconsider their opposition to legislation codifying abortion rights in New York state law. Cuomo says Monday that the GOP-led Senate should immediately reconvene to pass the ...

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