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NYSNYS NEWS headlines posted on Friday, May 25, 2018.
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NYSNYS News Headlines 5/25/18

Molinaro calls Cuomo's attempt at humor 'ignorant.' Cuomo ridiculed his brother as adopted and developmentally disabled. Molinaro has disabled child.
Times Union Today

Cuomo closes Democratic convention with a blistering attack on Trump and Republicans.
Buffalo News Today

The IRS isn't buying Cuomo's tax avoidance plan to counter end of SALT deductibility.
Buffalo News Today

The House Thursday passed an amendment by Rep. Tom Reed that aims to help save Siemens AG's Dresser-Rand plant in Wellsville from closure.
Buffalo News Today

Citing new evidence, prosecutors want a delay in upcoming Buffalo Billion corruption trial.
Buffalo News Today

Cortland County landowners fighting proposed NYSED power transmission line project.
Cortland Standard Today

Police in armed standoff with a DOCCS prison parolee absconder at Cortland motel.
Binghamton Press & Sun Bulletin Today

BAE Endicott secures continued work on General Electric jet engine controls at Endicott plant. About 1,200 work there.
Binghamton Press & Sun Bulletin Today

Corning school teacher Eric J. Griffin, 39, of Campbell charged with stealing from the school.
Elmira Star Gazette Today

Search on in Wayne County for missing baby of Selena Hidalgo-Calderon, 18, who was found dead in a Sodus apple orchard. Her Mexican boyfriend being questioned. She was in process of being deported to Guatamala.
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Today

Watertown editorial: All taxing bodies, school districts and municipal boards alike, should only be allowed to override the tax cap with approval from a super-majority of their members. Tax cap is an issue in Cuomo-Nixon primary.
Watertown Daily Times Today

In state of the county address, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone says employee health insurance costs are “biggest financial issue,” saying the price tag has climbed by $64 million — 16 percent — in the past two years.
Newsday Today

Biden boosts Cuomo at Democratic convention.
Newsday Today

DOCCS parole board frees Staten Island murderer Scott who shot and killed a man during a robbery. He and other kidnapped a woman to lure a drug dealer, then shot her boyfriend.
Staten Island Advance Today

SUNY Rockland holds second graduation ceremony for Jewish students, after first conflicted with a religious holiday.
Journal News Today

Dannon moving its corporate offices from Greenburgh to White Plains.
Journal News Today

Oak Beverages of Blauvelt will pay $4.3 million for scamming the state by falsely inflating the number of empty bottle returns and fleecing $1.85 million in unpaid deposits due the state from 2013 to 2016.
Journal News Today

Secretive move afoot to create a new Hasidic Jewish controlled village next to Kiryas Joel called Be'er Sheva.
Middletown Times Herald Record Today

Albany Medical College holds 180th graduation. Many of the doctors undecided between specialization and general practitioners.
Schenectady Gazette Today

Schenectady City Council President Ed Kosiur has been given a verbal warning for violating the city’s workplace violence policy, He berated workers. CSEA, AFSCME complain of bullying in City Hall.
Schenectady Gazette Today

Queensbury school district Superintendent Douglas Huntley suffered a broken arm Wednesday as he and a teacher tried to break up a fight between two students in the high school.
Glens Falls Post Star Today

DAR members defend decision to move Benedict Arnold monument in Peru. It is on a busy road, making visiting it dangerous.
Plattsburgh Press Republican Today

Bomb set off in restaurant near Toronto injures 15 people.
The New York Times Today

Head of SUNY Upstate wants investigation into hiring practices after $340,000 assistant Garcia is found to have lied about background and accomplishments.
Syracuse Post Standard Today

Cuomo's latest plan calls for raising age for gun purchase to 21.
NY Daily News Today

A month after Nixon called for legalizing marijuana, Democrats pass resolution to do so at convention.
Times Union Today

NYC lawyer Wofford wins GOP endorsement to run for attorney general. He is a NYC lawyer.
Times Union Today

Former Spitzer aide Trichter gets GOP nomination to run for comptroller.
Times Union Today

In cringeworthy comment, Cuomo tells Democratic convention his brother Chris was adopted and has developmental issues. Molinaro calls for an apology for apparent try at humor.
Times Union Today

UUP and SUNY reach contract deal.
Times Union Today

Hollywood mogul Weinstein surrenders to police on rape and sex charges.
NY Post Today

Jury acquits Oyster Bay supervisor Venditto in Mangano corruption trial in Nassau County.
The New York Times Today

Emails shows extent of de Blasio's dislike for NYC newspapers.
The New York Times Today

Column: No surprise that the Cuomo created Women's Equality Party endorsed Cuomo over a woman for governor. It is in keeping with Cuomo presenting Hillary Clinton with a bouquet of flowers on stage at the Democratic convention.
The New York Times Today

Cuomo response to $19 million subways plan raises concerns that he is already soured on new MTA chief Byford.
The New York Times Today

Nixon faces a challenge in broadening her base of support from activists who strongly dislike Cuomo to other Democrats.
The New York Times Today

Editor of the Boston Globe accused of sexual harassment.
The New York Times Today

Hollywood mogul and Democratic donor Harvey Weinstein expected to be arrested today on rape charges in NYC.
The New York Times Today

Bertha Lewis column: Black voters, don't trust Cuomo. He undercut McCall in 2002, Obama in 2008, and now he is doing the same to Tish James, treating her as a pawn in his war with the Working Families Party.
Amsterdam News Today

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