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Cuomo remains in Western NY to monitor snow emergency

November 20, 2014 | 12:16 PM
Additional lake-effect snow fell in Western New York today, raising the snowfall ...more»

Cuomo: Expect 4-5 day cleanup for 'historic' snow

November 20, 2014 | 07:42 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the Buffalo area is in the middle of a three-phase storm ...more»

Round 2: Buffalo faces another wintry wallop

November 20, 2014 | 07:41 AM
A new blast of lake-effect snow pounded Buffalo for a third day on Thursday, ...more»

Cuomo declares state of emergency in Western New York

November 19, 2014 | 02:49 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo visited Western New York Wednesday to tour the area which ...more»

State leaders condemn deadly Jerusalem attack

November 18, 2014 | 02:57 PM
State leaders are responding to a deadly attack in Jerusalem Tuesday that killed ...more»

Latest security breach at Brooklyn Bridge spurs new legislation

November 18, 2014 | 02:52 PM
Lawmakers are seeking to introduce harsher penalties for trespassing on high-profile ...more»

Deutsch to head Fiscal Policy Institute

November 18, 2014 | 10:55 AM
The Board of Directors of the Fiscal Policy Institute has announced that Ron ...more»

DiNapoli eyes municipal finances, contractor use

November 18, 2014 | 08:59 AM
After a solid win at the polls, New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli plans ...more»

Hotline for reporting poachers, polluters

November 18, 2014 | 08:58 AM
New York conservation officials have established a toll-free hotline for reporting ...more»

NY appeals Tappan Zee Bridge loan rejection

November 18, 2014 | 08:56 AM
New York state has formally appealed a federal rejection of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ...more»

4 banks agree to use NY database against illegal payday loans

November 18, 2014 | 08:55 AM
New York financial regulators say four more banks have agreed to use the state’s ...more»

Pipeline builders accused of misleading NJ residents

November 18, 2014 | 08:54 AM
Environmental groups are accusing Pilgrim Pipeline Holdings, LLC of resorting ...more»

Silk Road 2.0 shuttered by law enforcement

November 18, 2014 | 08:52 AM
Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for New York’s Southern District, ...more»

New York sees drop in gun death rate

November 18, 2014 | 08:51 AM
According to a recent report by the Violence Policy Center, New York state’s ...more»

Farm Bureau, Biz Council and county leaders fighting proposed water regulations

November 18, 2014 | 08:50 AM
A new coalition has been formed to fight a proposed rule change by the EPA ...more»

NYC Council approves greenhouse gas cuts

November 18, 2014 | 08:47 AM
The City Council has overwhelmingly approved legislation requiring New York ...more»

NY providing $206M for 4 renewable energy projects

November 18, 2014 | 08:45 AM
New York has committed $206 million to four large upstate clean energy projects. ...more»

OCFS gets new commish

November 18, 2014 | 08:44 AM
New York has a new commissioner for the agency overseeing state child care ...more»

Empire Center report shines light on ‘double-dipping’ by public employees

November 18, 2014 | 08:43 AM
Gazette staff writerA waiver allowing retired state and local government employees ...more»

NY health exchange premiums to rise

November 18, 2014 | 08:40 AM
Deductibles and co-payments will be flat but premiums will rise about 4.5 percent ...more»

NY approves new round of P-TECH partnerships

November 18, 2014 | 08:38 AM
New York is in line for more so-called P-TECH schools that allow students to ...more»

Local govts offered advice on pet store laws

November 18, 2014 | 08:35 AM
New York’s attorney general is offering advice to localities on drafting ...more»

Schumer: Loophole hinders missing child cases

November 18, 2014 | 08:33 AM
Legislation before Congress aims to fix a legal loophole that Sen. Charles ...more»
Cal beats No. 23 Syracuse 73-59 in 2K Classic
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jordan Mathews scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half, and California routed No...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Thursday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
Thornwell leads South Carolina to 69-45 win
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- South Carolina coach Frank Martin got the hard game out of the way...
Immigrants, advocates in NYC cheer Obama plan
NEW YORK (AP) -- Immigrants and advocates in New York City watching President Barack Obama's speech Thursday night announcing an immigration reform plan said the action that could impact up to 5 million people is a meaningful first step...
Maryland beats Fordham 66-50
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) -- On a night when Maryland struggled to make shots, Terrapins coach Mark Turgeon leaned on his defense to take over the game...
Jets-Bills Capsule
NEW YORK JETS (2-8) Vs. BUFFALO (5-5) at Detroit....
Bills' home game against Jets relocated to Detroit
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Snowed out in Buffalo, the Bills are heading to Detroit to play their "home" game against the New York Jets on Monday night...
Met Opera ends season with $22 million deficit
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City's Metropolitan Opera says it has ended its 2014 fiscal year with a $22 million shortfall in its budget...
Wagner beats Old Westbury 83-49
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (AP) -- Marcus Burton scored 22 points with four assists and three steals in Wagner's 83-49 victory over Old Westbury in a non-conference game on Thursday night...
More on the snow: snowbound band, football effects
Lake-effect storms have dumped more than 7 feet of snow on parts of the Buffalo area in the past few days, and more is possible, along with potential rain and flooding this weekend...
Roofs collapse as Buffalo clobbered by more snow
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Roofs began to creak and collapse and homeowners struggled to clear waist-high drifts atop their houses Thursday as another storm brought the Buffalo area's three-day snowfall total to an epic 7 feet or more...
Kent State-Buffalo football game canceled
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Buffalo's home football game against Kent State has been canceled because of severe winter weather in western New York...
Met Opera ends FY 2014 in $22 million deficit
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Metropolitan Opera says it has ended its 2014 fiscal year with a $22 million shortfall in its budget...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash4Life' game
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the "Cash4Life" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
Niagara beats St Peter's 61-59
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Rayvon Harris scored 19 points, Ramone Snowden scored 12 and grabbed 11 rebounds, and Niagara held off St...
Fed to review its oversight of big banks
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Reserve said Thursday that it will review how it oversees the biggest U...
Rex: Jets 'zillion ways' better this time vs Bills
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) -- Rex Ryan has news for anyone who watched the New York Jets get embarrassed the last time they played the Buffalo Bills...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:...

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