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Cuomo extends primary petition deadline

An additional five days has been added to the period to gather signatures for designating petitions for the 2014 state and local primary elections. The extension takes into account the time during which the Jewish festival of Shavuot is observed ...

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FLTG extends fiber-optic network

Building on the largest, privately owned fiber-optic network in New York state, Finger Lakes Technologies Group Inc. has extended its network to 1,300 miles. FLTG continues to build out its network by constantly reinvesting its own resources into the network. ...

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White House: Short-term hike of debt limit possible

President Barack Obama makes a statement about the government shutdown as he visits Federal Emergency Management Agency headquarters in Washington on Monday. The president thanked workers at the FEMA for doing their jobs under “less than optimal circumstances” during the government shutdown. AP Images

WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats intend to introduce legislation by mid-week to raise the nation’s debt limit without the unrelated conditions Republicans have said they intend to seek, officials said Monday, as the White House signaled it would accept even a ...

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Historic building tax credit extended

The “fiscal cliff” deal reached Jan. 1 also will mean a two-year extension of a program that aids the restoration of historic buildings in urban areas. The New Markets Tax Credit is an incentive for developers to renovate underused historic ...

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Elections board extends absentee deadline

ALBANY — New Yorkers will have extra time to apply for an absentee ballot in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. The state Board of Elections met in an emergency meeting late Wednesday and approved an extension until Friday, Nov. 2. ...

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House extends aviation programs

WASHINGTON — The House has approved a temporary extension of Federal Aviation Administration programs, avoiding a shutdown of the agency as lawmakers work out their last remaining differences on a long-term plan. A bill to extend FAA programs through Feb. ...

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FLTG Inc. South completes fiber-optic extension

Southern Tier business customers now have access to broadband Internet and telecommunications services, with the extension of Finger Lakes Technologies Group Inc.’s fiber-optic network. FLTG’s fiber-optic network has been extended by 50 miles to Elmira and Horseheads, through Finger Lakes ...

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IRS continues foreign account disclosure program

In February, the Internal Revenue Service announced it would extend its popular (and lucrative to the government) voluntary disclosure initiative program to help taxpayers with undisclosed income in foreign banks or hidden offshore accounts to resolve the issue with the IRS.

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