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NY officials investigating Texas energy company

State officials are investigating a Texas-based energy company after a spike in complaints from customers over higher-than-expected bills.

40th Annual Home and Recreation Expo in Rome

ROME, NY - The two-day Home Improvement and Recreation Expo in Rome was held at J. F. Kennedy Civic Arena this weekend.

Explosion at Kentucky distillery injuries two workers

An explosion has destroyed the Silver Trail Distillery in Hardin, Kentucky.

Harley-Davidson recalls 46,000 motorcycles

Harley-Davidson is recalling nearly 46,000 motorcycles nationwide due to a problem with the clutch that's caused 27 crashes.

Ford recalls 390,000 cars to fix door latches

Ford is recalling about 390,000 cars because the doors may not latch properly and could open while the cars are in motion.

Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer concerns

PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda.

New York attorney general sues 2 tanning salon chains

New York's attorney general has filed suit against two tanning salon chains, accusing them of downplaying health risks while playing up the allure of bronze skin.

Reports: Comcast plans to drop $45B Time Warner Cable bid

NEW YORK - Media reports say Comcast plans to drop its $45.2 billion bid for Time Warner Cable after pushback from government regulators.

Forum in Herkimer discusses local need to fill mid-level jobs

A group of educators and business leaders are working to educate local students about available jobs, and that a degree isn't always required for a successful career.

200 more people are heading back to work at Remington Arms

More people are headed back to work at Remington Arms in Ilion.

Citizens in Action speaks out against TPP trade deal affecting Central NY

A coalition of community, labor, environmental, and consumer groups, along with concerned Central New Yorkers released a report detailing the impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on Central New York jobs, farms, environment, businesses, and economy. They also called on Congress to oppose Fast Track authority for secret trade deals like the TPP.

Small businesses in 6 local counties eligible for disaster loans

WASHINGTON, DC - The deadline is fast approaching for small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives and private nonprofit organizations to apply for disaster loans.

ACR Health looks for new home to expand their services

ACR Health is looking for a new home because so many people need their services.

Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce selects Business Person of the Year

The Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce has selected the CEO of the Mohawk Valley Health System as Business Person of the Year.

Google wireless phone service challenges major carriers

Google is offering a wireless phone service designed to pressure major carriers such as AT&T and Verizon Wireless into lowering their prices.

Cooperstown named one of the best small towns in 2015 by Smithsonian Magazine

The Smithsonian Magazine named Cooperstown, New York, one of the best small towns in 2015.

Hundreds of apps for iPhone and iPad could be infected with virus

Hundreds of apps for the iPhone and iPad could be infected with a computer bug.

Summer volunteer program to revitalize Doubleday Field

Doubleday Field to receive a facelift this summer due to a volunteer program organized by Sports Travel and Tours of Hatfield, Massachusetts, and Tourism Cares of Canton, Massachusetts.

Blue Bell recalls of its products in massive listeria sampling

Ice cream giant Blue Bell has issued a total recall of all of its products.

Free Stewart’s coffee with any travel mug for Earth Day

Bring in any travel mug to a Stewart’s Shop on Earth Day, April 22, and fill it with hot coffee, for free. The promotion runs all day.

Heluva Good cheese packing plant in Sodus to close

The Heluva Good cheese packaging plant and country store in Wayne County are shutting down, 90 years after the company's founding.