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Rochester firm wins $1M NY clean energy contest

Sep. 25, 2018 5:41 PM EDT

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — A Rochester firm that makes a product that makes trucks more energy efficient has won a $1 million state competition. The award was announced Tuesday in Binghamton. The contest, dubbed 76West, was created by the administration of Gov. Andrew Cuomo to spur research and development...

State lawsuit calls multiple fouls on hoops recruiting firm

Sep. 25, 2018 4:18 PM EDT

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York basketball recruiting business lured players with college and professional aspirations through false claims of providing "the very best" coaching, training and educational facilities only to leave some players crammed into inadequate housing, underfed and...

GOP congresswoman's campaign says opponent linked to mob

Sep. 20, 2018 3:16 PM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Republican congresswoman Claudia Tenney's re-election campaign says her Democratic rival has links to organized crime, and it is warning staffers to be alert to strangers following them or tampering with their locks. Her opponent, state Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi, has...

Tebow ready to end rehab, eager to resume baseball workouts

Sep. 7, 2018 5:25 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Tim Tebow is anxious to return to full baseball workouts once he completes rehab on a broken bone in his right hand that cut short an All-Star season. Tebow, 31, played his second season in the New York Mets organization. He batted .273 and had six homers and 36 RBIs with Binghamton...