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More ways to gamble with more casinos coming to upstate NY

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.- Well before dice start tumbling at new upstate casinos, gambling operations in New York are evolving to stay competitive. And in central New York, the tribe that operates Turning Stone Resort Casino opened a second, smaller casino and added slot machines to its convenience stores. Licenses are pending for three new gambling resorts in New...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By MICHAEL HILL, Associated Press
JetBlue launches NY-to-Havana charter flights

JetBlue Airways said it began direct charter flights between New York and Havana on Friday.
Source: Reuters
Student sues Fordham over demand for mental health records

ALBANY, N.Y.- A graduate student has sued Fordham University, seeking $5 million in damages and saying the college violated her civil rights by demanding her entire record of mental health treatment as a condition for returning. She alleges her federal complaint resulted in retaliation by Fordham, a Jesuit school in the Bronx. A university spokesman said...
Source: The Associated Press
Wine ice cream, maple water: 5 foods of the future?

NEW YORK- Chips made out of broccoli, chickpeas and kale. Buyers for places like supermarkets milled about the trade show at the sprawling Jacob Javits Center in New York City, tasting the treats on display and stuffing bags with free samples. "It's like a secret wonderland of food," said Louise Kramer, a spokeswoman for the Specialty Food Association, the trade group...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer
Whole Foods owns up overcharging of packaged goods

July 2- Whole Foods Market Inc admitted that there were pricing issues at its New York City stores, a week after the NY Department of Consumer Affairs said the supermarket chain was overstating the weight of prepackaged meat, dairy and other goods. Whole Foods would increase training in stores across the country to fix the pricing issues and implement a...
Source: Reuters
Michelin-starred Per Se settles NY charges it withheld tips

NEW YORK, July 2- Per Se, the three Michelin- starred Manhattan restaurant run by Thomas Keller, will pay $500,000 to settle charges it withheld tips from workers who staffed private dining events, even as it portrayed those tips to customers as gratuities. Thursday's settlement resolves a New York probe accusing Per Se, whose prix-fixe tasting menus cost $310...
Source: Reuters | By: Jonathan Stempel
Southern Tier racino submits proposal for casino license

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.- A racino on New York's Southern Tier submitted a proposal Thursday for a $145 million expansion to a full Las Vegas-style gambling facility, the first of what is expected to be at least two applications for a casino license in the economically struggling area. The application from Tioga Downs, which is located west of Binghamton, filled 55 boxes...
Source: The Associated Press
Brazil's Braskem sued in N.Y. court over Petrobras scandal

SAO PAULO, July 1- A Braskem SA shareholder has sued the Brazilian petrochemical producer, accusing it of being involved in a graft scandal that has engulfed key stakeholders Odebrecht and Petrobras and led to a selloff in Braskem's U.S.-traded stock. Plaintiff Douglas W. Peters is seeking class action status for the lawsuit, filed in a Manhattan federal court...
Source: Reuters
Paychex meets 4Q profit forecasts

ROCHESTER, N.Y. _ Paychex Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $161.2 million. The average estimate of 20 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 44 cents per share. Paychex shares have climbed 1.5 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has stayed nearly flat.
Source: The Associated Press
Constellation Brands beats Street 1Q forecasts

VICTOR, N.Y. _ Constellation Brands Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $238.6 million. Constellation Brands expects full-year earnings in the range of $4.80 to $5 per share. Constellation Brands shares have increased 18 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has stayed nearly flat.
Source: The Associated Press