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New York Lawmaker Wants to Legalize Drinking Alcohol in Public
A state lawmaker wants New York's open container laws repealed for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mask-Seeking Residents Jam Broome County Distribution Sites
People needing protective masks caused a traffic jam at the Oakdale Mall in Johnson City.
Cuomo Expects New York Reopening on a Regional Basis
Things could get moving again after the coronavirus pandemic shutdown in some parts of New York sooner than others.
Coronavirus Deaths in New York State Rise Above 10,000
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says 671 people died of COVID-19 on Easter Sunday, bringing the total number of deaths in the state caused by the virus to 10,056.
Dick’s Sporting Goods Furloughing Most of Its 40,000 Workers
Tens of thousands of Dick's Sporting Goods employees at the company's more than 800 stores across the United States are about to be furloughed.
Cuomo Directing National Guard to Move Ventilators Downstate
As the coronavirus death toll in New York state increased to 2,935 people, Governor Andrew Cuomo said ventilators will be moved to hospitals where they're needed.
Cuomo Shuts Down New York: Essential Workers Only
Governor Andrew Cuomo says all non-essential employees in New York state should stay home as he expands efforts to control the spread of coronavirus.
Woman Hurt in Crash Near Endicott Arch
A driver was injured as the result of a collision involving a sport utility vehicle and a truck on East Main Street in Endicott.
Another Shooting Incident in Downtown Binghamton
Binghamton police again are investigating a case involving gunshots fired on a downtown street.
Big Jump Reported in Broome Fund Balance
The unassigned general fund balance for Broome County government rose significantly from the end of 2016 to the end of 2017.