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Lawmakers from the town of Huntington want more oversight of potentially hazardous chemicals at the Northport Power Plant on Long Island. 

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Suffolk County will have to pay back nearly $30 million it borrowed from a fund that was supposed to lower sewer taxes.

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority spent nearly $1.3 billion on overtime payments last year. That’s after officials sought to reduce overtime costs with timekeeping upgrades.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo says his 2020 budget is both “progressive” and “fiscally sound,” but some New York lawmakers are concerned it could worsen the state’s $6 billion deficit.  

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A federal appeals court has partially overturned the corruption conviction of former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.