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The president signed an executive order on a range of issues, including protecting people with preexisting medical conditions from insurance discrimination.

City and Town of Plattsburgh waiting for court ruling on whether meeting will be held

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A grand jury returned three charges of wanton endangerment Wednesday against fired Officer Brett Hankison over shooting into a home next to Taylor’s with people inside.

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The sun beams through branches and a misty sky over Margaret Street in Plattsburgh on a recent afternoon. The local forecast shows more clouds heading into the weekend, with temperatures in the low to mid 70s.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lack of firefighting resources in the hours after it was sparked allowed a fast-moving wildfire to make an unprecedented run through Southern California mountains and eventually find fuel in old-growth trees to become one of Los Angeles County's largest fires ever, an of…

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It is one of the quickest confirmation efforts in recent times. No court nominee in U.S. history has been considered so close to a presidential election.

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As part of the Adirondack Harvest Festival, the Whallonsburg Grange held a music jam and outdoor movie.

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The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus topped 200,000 Tuesday, by far the highest in the world, hitting the once-unimaginable threshold six weeks before an election that is certain to be a referendum in part on President Donald Trump's handling of the crisis.

State prepared to add staffing to local polling sites

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N.'s first virtual meeting of world leaders was set to start Tuesday with pre-recorded speeches from some of the planet's biggest powers, kept at home by the coronavirus pandemic that will likely be a dominant theme at their video gathering this year.

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Trump said Monday he expects to announce his choice by week's end, before the burial next week of Ginsburg

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The report by the Office of Inspector General did not identify who made the decision to shorten the 2020 census from the end of October to the end of September, but it said bureau officials confirm it was not made by them.

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Some of the last rays of summer sunlight beam off a glimmering sunfish caught by Dylan Rickert of Peru during a recent fishing trip along First and Second Pond in Saranac Lake. Joining Dylan were his parents, Nate and Tara, and sister Alexis. The P-R welcomes reader-submitted photos of local…

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