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Todd Gates, President of Seneca Nations, speaks to reporters in March 2017. (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 23, 2017 - 1:27 pm
IRVING, N.Y. (WBEN) - Seneca Nation President Todd Gates announced on Thursday that Seneca Nation's revenue-sharing deal with New York State concludes at the end of this month. Seneca Nation and New York agreed to a gaming compact in 2002 where funds from the casinos go to the state. Seneca Nation...
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Tom Puckett
March 20, 2017 - 4:45 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) After last week's storm that was forecast to hit the New York City area went more to the west than expected, Governor Cuomo took forecasters to task, but not as harshly than after Snowvember. "The forecast turned out to be not correct at the end of the day," said Cuomo. "I won't...
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March 13, 2017 - 1:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Have you ever bought an item from Amazon or Ebay and noticed you didn't pay any tax for it? Governor Cuomo proposed in his upcoming state budget an internet sales tax which would tax any transaction involving a business or resident of New York. Currently, New Yorkers pay...
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March 05, 2017 - 8:16 am
JERUSALEM (WBEN/AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a recent rash of anti-Semitic acts in the United States is "reprehensible" and his state will have no tolerance for them. In a visit to Israel on Sunday, Cuomo made his first comments following the toppling of headstones at a Jewish cemetery...
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