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NYSNYS NEWS headlines posted on Sunday, August 5, 2018.
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NYSNYS News Headlines 8/5/18

Mario Cuomo's lieutenant governor Lundine says Jumaane Williams is a serious threat to Kathy Hochul. Problems lie ahead for Andrew if she loses.
Buffalo News Today

Woman killed, second woman wounded in Buffalo shootings.
Buffalo News Today

Sports and entertainment venues in Buffalo push back against Mayor Brown's plan for a tax surcharge on tickets. They say it is illegal.
Buffalo News Today

More Erie County residents are seeking and getting gun permits. More are buying multiple guns.
Buffalo News Today

4 of 5 wind turbines erected by the Thruway at a cost of $5 million are now sitting idle. No reason given other than maintenance is required.
Buffalo News Today

Man shot to death in Cohoes home invasion.
Times Union Today

AP offers summary of endorsements in Cuomo-Nixon race. He has establishment groups, she has grassroots liberal groups that don't trust him.
Syracuse Post Standard Today

Tax writeoff for alimony ends this year, leading some couples scrambling to divorce before then.
Newsday Today

Newsday editorial: Long Island and NYC metro region need to act to get freight onto rail and water transportation rather that tractor trailers clogging highways.
Newsday Today

Online tax payments fees vary greatly on Long Island.
Newsday Today

Mount Vernon taxpayers on the hook for $3 million for failed supermarket project.
Journal News Today

Homeowers association, Hasidic Jews make counter claims in lawsuits.
Middletown Times Herald Record Today

NYSED overpaid charter schools by $12 million. Money will be reimbursed to school districts that lost out.
Schenectady Gazette Today

MGM Springfield in Massachusetts on August 24 will offer an alternative to casino patrons in eastern New York, potentially siphoning off revenue from the Schenectady and Saratoga casinos already operating here.
Schenectady Gazette Today

Family of two adults and two children in the Nassau/Suffolk metro area would need to earn a combined $139,545 per year or $11,629 a month to live comfortably.
Patch Today

Trump newsprint tariffs called a death blow to newspapers by head of NYS Publishers Association.
Times Union Today

Column by Glens Falls editor on secret camera tracking by teenager of NY21 candidate Cobb shows how debased political campaigns have become in the U.S. Stefanik is also filmed going about routine schedule.
Glens Falls Post Star Today

Rochester man says he completed the first ever solo, unsupported thru-hike of the Adirondack 46 High Peaks.
Adirondack Daily Enterprise Today

Cuomo will be in Saranac Lake on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 to make an economic development announcement. 'The announcement event is not open to the public but by invitation only.'
Adirondack Daily Enterprise Today

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