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A report finds New York Governor Andrew Cuomo broke state and federal laws when he sexually harassed multiple women. A bank merger that could result in hundreds of layoffs in Connecticut, New Haven’s focus on violence prevention, and Nassau County’s new law to protect police.

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Business development agencies on Long Island have created the most jobs in New York state for the fifth consecutive year.

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A global technology hedge fund has announced that it is opening an office in Greenwich, Connecticut.

Minimum Wage Increases In N.Y. This Month

Dec 7, 2020
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New York State is scheduled to raise its minimum wage from $11.80 to $12.50. The increase is set to go into effect starting December 31st.

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Broadcast sports giant ESPN is telling employees that pandemic-related layoffs are coming. In addition to the cuts, company president Jimmy Pitaro says 200 open positions will be eliminated.