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Warren County Historical Society

An upstate New York businessman who was considered a pioneer in the amusement park industry is having his story told in a documentary film.

Schodack Police Department

Former teen idol David Cassidy has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident and driving with an expired tag after a crash in Florida last month.

The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes are officially seeking potential locations for a jointly run casino north of Hartford to compete with a casino planned for nearby Springfield, Massachusetts.

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New York's lieutenant governor is continuing a push to inform college students about the state's new "yes means yes" law designed to combat campus sexual violence.

A U.S. senator is calling on the Federal Trade Commission to update regulations on eyeglass prescriptions to create more competition in the industry, which he says would lead to better deals for consumers.


The city is offering financial support to owners of historic buildings damaged in the 2011 tornado that tore through western Massachusetts.

The two top Democratic candidates for president are planning to visit Massachusetts this coming week.

Even with minimum wage increases cropping up around the nation, Gov. Andrew Cuomo's $15-an-hour proposal stands out for directing so much more money to so many workers.

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Nearly 300 French and Indian War re-enactors are expected to participate in weekend battle re-enactments being staged along the shores of Lake George in the southern Adirondacks.


Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch is going to court to try to appear on the November ballot as the Job Creation Party's mayoral candidate.