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New York Workers Get Extended Lunch Break to Watch Team USA

Gov. Cuomo gave state workers an extended lunch break to watch Team USA against Germany the World Cup.

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Splinter Democratic Faction to Reunite With State Senate Democrats

The Independent Democratic Conference, led by Sen. Jeff Klein, is rejoining the fold.

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New York Officials Announce Deal to Legalize Medical Marijuana

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state legislators announed an agreement on a pilot program for medical marijuana.

Fort Wadsworth »

Toll Relief for Commercial Drivers Comes to Verrazano Bridge

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that commercial drivers will start seeing 20 percent rebates this week.

Lower East Side »

$400M Grant Bringing Storm Protection to East Side, Bronx and Staten Island

A plan for East River berms won federal funding, as did proposals in The Bronx and Staten Island.

Port Richmond »

Gov. Cuomo Signs Bill to Provide $4M Tax Relief for Hurricane Sandy Victims

Cuomo signed a bill that will lower taxes for people who made repairs on their home after the storm.

Ocean Breeze »

Staten Island University Hospital Gets $12M for Flood Prevention

The funds will be used to elevate vital infrastructure to avoid flooding from future storm surges.

Financial District »

President Obama Dedicates 9/11 Museum at Ground Zero

President Barack Obama spoke at a somber ceremony opening the underground museum Thursday.

East Harlem »

Lawmaker Wants State Cash For East Harlem Businesses Affected by Explosion

Assemblyman Robert Rodriguez sent a letter to Gov. Andrew Cuomo asking for a special fund to be set up.

Inwood »

Parents Protest Success Academy Moving Into Former Catholic Schools

Charters shouldn't be able to take space needed by badly crowded district schools, protesters said.

New Dorp Beach »

Gov. Cuomo Asks For Funds to Buy Sandy Damaged Homes in Staten Island

Gov. Andrew Cuomo requested funds to acquire 77 properties in New Dorp Beach and Midland Beach.

New York City »

Rent-Stabilized Apartments Are Being Occupied by Millionaires, Records Show

Tens of thousands of rent-stabilized apartments are occupied by tenants earning more than $200,000.

Midtown »

'Extraordinarily High' Port Authority Police Overtime Triples Some Salaries

Eight Port Authority police officers made more than $300,000 last year thanks to overtime pay.

Kips Bay »

NYU Langone Opens Emergency Room for First Time Since Hurricane Sandy

NYU Langone's new $81 million emergency department opened this week.

Crown Heights »

Eric Adams 'Troubled' By Unfilled Brooklyn Seats, Including His Former Post

State Senate and Assembly seats in four Brooklyn districts have been vacant since January.