News Minute: Here is the latest New York news from The Associated Press - New York News

News Minute: Here is the latest New York news from The Associated Press

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Today marks a deadline for casino developers in upstate areas of New York to submit their application fees. The latest proposal to come in is from Caesars Entertainment, which wants to build a $750 million casino complex in Woodbury.

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Texas Governor Rick Perry visits New York today as the Republican courts businesses to move to his state. The visit comes as Governor Andrew Cuomo continues to advertise Start-Up NY program in Texas. That program allows businesses locating near college campuses to operate tax-free for 10 years.

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Governor Andrew Cuomo says he is advancing 69 projects totaling $90 million to improve more than 50 state parks and historic sites. Niagara Falls will receive $9 million to continue its $50 million revitalization initiative.

GLENVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - State troopers today will be renewing their search for a teenager who disappeared in Glenville, near Schenectady nearly 10 years ago. Searchers using K-9 units will be searching for Craig Frear. Investigators say the search is following up two leads following last spring's search near a supermarket where the 17-year-old had worked.

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone says he had a cancerous mole removed but does not expect it will have any effect on his coaching the Bills. The announcement comes as Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly gets treatment for a recurrence of sinus cancer.

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