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New York State to Shut Down Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant due to Safety of New Yorkers

New York to Shut Down Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant due to Safety Concerns

Entergy Corp's Indian Point nuclear power plant in New York state will shut down by April 2021 in order to protect the safety of its citizens, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday.


Cuba's Lung Cancer Vaccine To Be Shared With United States; Clinical Trials To Start At Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Living upto its promises made long back, Cuba the country known for its Tobacco all over the world is all set to share its state of the art Lung Cancer Vaccine with the United States. This gesture comes in the backdrop of the New York's governor Andrew Cuomo's visit to Havana and the subsequent agreement with Cuba's Centre for Molecular Immunology with the Roswell Park Cancer Institute.


Historic Blizzard Threatening to Cripple U.S. East Coast

A historic blizzard is threatening to cripple New York, dumping what could be up to three feet of snow.

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Pet Tattoos, Piercings Now Illegal In New York

New York has passed a law sparing animals from body art such as tattoos and piercings.The state's governor, Andrew Cuomo, signed the law on Monday and it will take after about four months.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo Softens Ebola Quarantine Policy, Makes Christie Look 'Extreme'

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is having a change of heart regarding New York's Ebola quarantine policy after New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie imposed a mandatory quarantine in his own state.

Kaci Hickox

U.S. Lawmakers Politicize Ebola Ahead Of Midterm Elections

The Obama administration has come under fire for the way it has handled the health challenge posed by the Ebola virus. With Congress out of session for the November elections, lawmakers have taken it upon themselves to impose statewide restrictions to prevent an outbreak.

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GOP Rob Astorino Unfazed By Polls Placing Cuomo In The Lead

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino is keeping his eye on the prize and disregards general perception he has a zero chance against Democratic New York incumbent Andrew Cuomo in the coming midterms.

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Andrew Cuomo Is Hillary Clinton’s Bet For NY Governor

Reelectionist Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo is the frontrunner in the gubernatorial race in New York state, maintaining a big lead in fundraising and surveys. He also enjoys the backing of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

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GOP's Rob Astorino Faces NYC’s Andrew Cuomo On Live Debate

In a battle for the gubernatorial post, GOP representative Rob Astorino and New York's Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo exchanged sharp allegations on corruption and racism in an hour-long debate live on Buffalo News Wednesday night.

Chris Christie Gets Flak For Snubbing GOP NY Gubernatorial Candidate Rob Astorino

With only three weeks left before the November elections, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has baffled fellow-Republicans for refusing to stump for GOP gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino.

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U.S. Representatives Visit Afghanistan For Counterterrorism Briefings

Four United States governors on Saturday made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to greet the U.S. forces deployed there and as part of the delegates to receive counter terrorism briefings.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo’s Rival May Pose Threat To Presidential Bid

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo may face unexpected challenges in next Tuesday's primary election against newcomer Zephyr Teachout as he seeks a second term, according to news agency

NY Gov Andrew Cuomo Averts Massive Labor Walk-Out

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has brokered a deal between the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), operator of the country's largest commuter rail road system, and the union, preventing a massive labor strike that could have crippled New York's metropolitan area.

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