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A cruel trophy hunt
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A cruel trophy hunt

  To the editor: Regarding the Department of Environmental Conservation’s announcement that hunters killed a near-record number of New York’s black bears in 2015 (more than 1,700 animals), decimation of a quarter of the species is nothing to celebrate. Black bears, including mothers, rarely attack when humans approach them and […]

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Polls

Q Poll: In upcoming primaries, black votes matter for Clinton; Trump sweeps all groups

  With a 65-to-28 percent lead among black voters, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tops Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont 53-to-40 percent among New York state likely Democratic primary voters, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released April 12. Meanwhile, one week ahead of New York’s primaries, Donald Trump […]