New York will move to prohibit fracking
ALBANY - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration will move to prohibit fracking in the state, citing unresolved health issues and dubious economic benefits of the widely used gas-drilling technique.
DEC urges consumers to recycle electronics
ALBANY - The state Department of Environmental Conservation is reminding New Yorkers that as of Jan. 1, old electronic equipment must be recycled, not thrown in the trash.