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Burgeoning Craft Beer Industry Creates Niche Market For Limited Release Beers
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New Craft Beer Competition Coming in This Year’s New York State Fair!

Some exciting news to look forward to for beer lovers in the Capital Region!

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Mass Wedding Ceremony Held For 40 Couples In West Palm Beach
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Legal Age for Marriage Raised in the State of New York

What was the legal age then? What will it be now?

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Hackathon Held In Miami With Goal Of Improving Communications And Information Access In Cuba
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State DMV warns New Yorkers of Email Ticket Scam

Beware of this "DMV" email hoax floating around on the internet!

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Volkswagen Holds General Shareholders Meeting
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New York Approves Audi For First Autonomous Vehicle Testing Permit

The approvement of autonomous vehicle testing permits has officially kicked off.

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Uber Self-Driving Car Program Resumes After Crash
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Driverless Vehicle Testing to Begin in New York

Driverless vehicles? Yeah, you heard right.

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Obama Delivers Commencement Address At Rutgers University
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2017 Rankings for the Hardest Colleges and Universities to Get Into

Some Capital Region schools made it to the list! Can you guess which schools?

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German Court Bans Uber Service Nationwide
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Uber and Lyft on their way to Upstate New York

Uber and Lyft car services are finally making their way to the Capital Region!

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New York Governor Cuomo Makes Announces That Spotify Will Add 1,000 Jobs In NYC
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Governor Cuomo Signs Free College Tuition Plan

A monumental victory towards the opportunity of furthering education.

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Now This Is Hip-Hop! Swizz Beatz & Just Blaze Battle LIVE [VIDEO]

 

Now, this is what I call HIP-HOP!  As a lover of the culture and fan of the art when I found out that Swizz Beatz and Just Blaze were making a battle happen live on Instagram I had to be a witness.  
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New Law Could Force You to Clean Snow Off of Your Car

What happens when we get a big snow fall and you've got to somewhere fast? Do you clean it thoroughly or do you just give your windshield a quick dusting? Well, there's about to be some new regulations.

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Amtrak Offering New York Snack Options

Amtrak Is going to be Having Snacks now on the train: Now this is a good service if it does happen because let’s be honest we get hungry when were on the train I mean yeah there’s a snack section at the train station but be honest it doesn’t really fill us up...

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Why The Tampon Tax Is Awesome

If you haven't heard ladies there's a new tampon tax that can have you putting more moolah in the bank.

 

This so great especially  if your a woman living in New York state.Than...

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Meet DJ Tygga Ty The Go Getta Mix July Featured DJ [The Go Getta Mix]

Get In The Mix The Go Getta Mix every Friday on HOT 99.1 from 10PM-2AM with ADRI.V and her featured DJ. This month featured DJ is DJ Tygga Ty...

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Ridiculous Laws In New York

I came across this article today and I thought I'd share it with all of you.It's some of the most ridiculous laws to hit the books.

I was cracking up on a few of these while others had me puzzled...

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Zika Virus Found in Albany County

The latest victim of the Zika Virus is an Albany County resident.

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Missing Upstate NY Man Found Through Photo

A 20-year old man from upstate, N.Y., who went missing on New Year's Day, has been found in Washington D.C.

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10 Rappers Representing New York’s Rap Renaissance

If you were born in the '70s or early '80s -- or maybe even afterwards -- you're probably one of those fans who's interested in rap's history...

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What’s the Most ‘Shameful’ Thing About NY?

Of all the things New Yorkers have to not be proud of (remember, Snooki is a native of our state), you may be shocked to know what has been deemed our most "shameful" trait, according to Polycimic.

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Enormous Styrofoam Head Found Floating Down Hudson River

There are many things that can be seen floating down the Hudson River but it isn't every day that you see an enormous styrofoam head just floating along. Marist College crew coach Matthew Lavin shared some photos of the giant head his team found and brought to shore. If you ask us, it looks somewhat like New York Governor Cuomo, sans nose. Maybe we're just crazy - but you can let us know in our poll below the photos. 

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Sorry, McLovin’ – New New York State ID’s Are Hard To Fake [PICTURE]

The state is rolling out a new, harder to fake driver’s license.  They goin’ all old school on us, too!  The photos will be black and white.  Also, the state thinks your pretty face is so nice they’re printing it twice.  The ID will feature your photo on the left and a smaller duplicate photo in a circle on the right.  The pics will appear on both sides of the card.  “Experts” claim this will make them more difficult to forge, but we’re pretty sure someone will figure it out sooner or later.

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