Due to a bizarre quirk in New York's constitution, Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) could win a landslide popular vote victory this fall -- and yet still wind up having to give up the governor's mansion to a candidate that the majority of his state's voters did not want as their governor.
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It's a problem officials in New York thought they had under control, but a new infestation of Asian longhorned beetles has emerged and thousands of trees are being sacrificed in an attempt to stem the outbreak.