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The Middle College National Consortium Applauds the Announcement of a Dual Enrollment Experimental Site for Federal ...

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:19:50 -0800

At a time when postsecondary education is critical to the economy, but only 9 percent of those born in the lowest family income quartile attain a bachelor’s degree by age 25 (compared to 54 percent in the top quartile), the proposed experiment can help explore how Pell grants—the most important source of federal financial aid for low-income students aspiring to a college education—might best ...

NY growers to benefit as US, China agree on apple exports

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:19:46 -0800

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York apple growers expect to benefit after the U.S. Department of Agriculture reached agreement with China to allow all U.S. grown apples access to the Chinese market.

NY surgeon admits submitting inflated dental bills

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:18:32 -0800

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York authorities say an oral surgeon from western New York has admitted fraudulently billing the state more than $14,000 for dental work he never performed on state prison inmates.

Teenage central NY girl hit in head with hammer in school

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:16:03 -0800

CLAY, N.Y. (AP) - Assault charges have been lodged against a 15-year-old central New York girl accused of striking another teenage girl with a hammer during a school fight.

New Standard in Student Housing Internet Access

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:10:51 -0800

Campus Technologies Inc designs and builds a next generation Student Housing wired and wireless network for Newman Development in NY (PRWeb January 27, 2015) Read the full story at

Getting Ready for DAPA

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:09:10 -0800

In November, 2014, President Obama announced new administrative immigration action that should help millions of undocumented immigrants in the U.S.: Deferred Action for Parent Accountability (DAPA). []

New Study Shows 76 Percent of Homeowners Plan to Buy Smart Home Products Smart and Eco-friendly Homes Trend in 2015

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:08:39 -0800

According to a new study out, 76% of homeowners plan to take advantage of smart home technology in 2015. []

FBI: NY Russian spy ring busted

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:57:48 -0800

The men would sometimes say they needed to meet to exchange tickets, but they never seemed to end up actually attending or discussing a sporting event or a concert.

Ex-CIA officer convicted of leaking secrets to NY Times reporter James Risen

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:57:44 -0800

The government gave up on its effort to force New York Times reporter James Risen to reveal his sources -- and ultimately didn't need him to win a conviction.

Lawmakers to weigh NY speaker's fate following charges

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:52:39 -0800

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Democrats in New York's state Assembly are debating whether to call for the ouster of their longtime leader, Speaker Sheldon Silver, following federal corruption charges. The lawmakers plan to continue closed-door talks Tuesday on whether they want to retain Silver as their leader. Lawmakers left the ...

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