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NYSNYS NEWS headlines posted on Sunday, August 11, 2019.
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NYSNYS News Headlines 8/11/19

NYC officials back down on gun control rule on transporting weapons, trying to prevent Supreme Court precedent ruling in possible landmark case of NYS Rifle & Pistol Association v. City of New York.
Washington Post 8/11/2019 11:09 am

Tick infestation and sickness is bad and getting worse in NYS.
Buffalo News 8/11/2019 11:09 am

Poorly written new NYS law banning plastic bags on March 1 likely to be revised since it bans sale of any kind of shopping bag that has plastic component.
Buffalo News 8/11/2019 11:09 am

Costly day of reckoning looms for churches, schools, Boy Scouts as Child Victims Act take effect, clearing the way for deluge of lawsuits.
Buffalo News 8/11/2019 11:09 am

Trooper Jeffrey M. Cicora latest to die from 9/11 illness.
Syracuse Post Standard 8/11/2019 11:09 am

CSEA union members object to plans to privatize Binghamton Johnson City sewage treatment plant. Advocates for change says plant has been mismanaged for years.
Binghamton Press & Sun Bulletin 8/11/2019 11:09 am

Schedule update: Cuomo in NYC area on Sunday, August 11, 2019.
NYSNYS News 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Nazi swastikas found in Teddy Roosevelt Park.
Newsday 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Deepwater Windís $2 billion, 15-turbine wind farm is scheduled to be producing energy for the South Fork in two years, but many remained deeply opposed to big LIPA project.
Newsday 8/11/2019 10:22 am

LIRR union does like new biometric time clocks intended ot make it harder for payroll fraud scams to occur.
Newsday 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Column: Bad week for inept de Blasio. Mick Jagger ridicules him, polls says Trump is more popular in NY. Maybe he should return to his Massachusetts place of birth and run for something there.
Staten Island Advance 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Head of NYC sanitation workers union sent letter to members asking them to donate to de Blasio so he can qualify for the 3rd set of presidential debates. Some workers are outraged.
Staten Island Advance 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Cleaner air in New York led to a 67% decrease in pollution-related premature deaths within a 10-year period, according to a recent study by Columbia Universityís Lamont-Doherty Earth Institute researchers.
Journal News 8/11/2019 10:22 am

13 police agencies swarm Crossgates Mall in Albany after fighting breaks out in crowd of 100s of people. Two officers hurt, two minors arrested.
WNYT Albany 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Assembly member Cahill says state courts will be able to handle avalanche of lawsuits prompted by Child Victims Act.
Kingston Daily Freeman 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Lebrun column calls Cuomo JCOPE investigation of Emma WIllard's claimed rape victim Kat Sullivan an idiotic vendetta. 'What if someone on the commission with experience in sexual abuse settlements wants to send a message?'
Times Union 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Operators of small hydro plans say they are short changed by Cuomo's Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (CLCPA) which gives taxpayer subsidies to new project, but not existing plants.
Times Union 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Churchill column: Teacher and reformer John Gatto was a one of a kind educator.
Times Union 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Chirlane McCray project to erect statues of prominent women of NYC ignored all those favored by public because they weren't black. One of her selections for a statue was a male drag queen.
NY Post 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Sybil Girard, $164,196 interim acting head of It Takes a Village Academy in Flatbush, out as principal after she ignored safety issues, drug use and let academics slide. But she still has $138,518 job in NYC school system.
NY Post 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Professor's real estate windfall shines light on NYU practice of helping professors and administrators buy homes and second home. Cost of attending NYU is $72,000 a year.
NY Post 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Brooklyn Borough President Adams using nonprofit to raise money for future campaign, tapping donors who have contracts with NYC.
NY Daily News 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Tsunami of lawsuits expected this week as new law opens legal window for sex lawsuits religious groups, schools, Boy Scouts, other organizations all expect lawsuits.
NY Daily News 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Jewish girls school in Brooklyn is first to installed bullet proof doors.
NY Post 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Schenectady County may install many more police street surveillance cameras. 'Virtually no crime or felony indictment we have hasnít involved some use of camera information,' said District Attorney Robert Carney
Schenectady Gazette 8/11/2019 10:22 am

NYS Parks police rescue Artpark concert audience member who fell into the Niagara Gorge.
Buffalo News 8/11/2019 10:22 am

Trump pushes baseless conspiracy theory that Epstein death in federal custody in NYC was orchestrated by the Clintons.
NY Daily News 8/11/2019 10:22 am

On Twitter, Trump promotes conspiracy theory about Bill and Hillary Clinton and the jail death in federal custody of financier and pedophile Jeffrey Epstein. He posted material suggesting Epstein was killed as part of Clinton coverup.
The New York Times 8/11/2019 10:22 am