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Cuomo speaks out on the state budget

March 26, 2015 | 03:26 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo released the following statement Thursday regarding budget ...more»

Lawsuit seeks complete detail from NY state on alleged abuse

March 26, 2015 | 01:16 PM
The Cuomo administration is fighting an attempt by a legal services group with ...more»

Speaker: Minimum wage hike should be part of budget

March 26, 2015 | 01:10 PM
Raising New York's minimum wage must be a part of negotiations over the state ...more»

Immigrant students start hunger strike for NY Dream Act

March 26, 2015 | 01:10 PM
About 50 immigrant students who live illegally in New York state have started ...more»

Fight for $15

March 25, 2015 | 03:25 PM
Workers are not satisfied with Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposal of raising ...more»

Budget talks center on ethics, education

March 25, 2015 | 09:11 AM
Education and ethics continued to dominate New York state budget talks Tuesday ...more»

Senate passes MMA bill for the sixth year in a row

March 25, 2015 | 08:33 AM
The Senate on Tuesday night passed legislation for the sixth consecutive year ...more»

Senate creates workforce development task force

March 24, 2015 | 03:48 PM
Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, R-Rockville Centre, announced the creation ...more»

Clergy deliver petition to Gov's Office asking for another $800 million in schools funding

March 24, 2015 | 03:03 PM
An open letter supporting additional funding for public education signed by ...more»

Cuomo stands by ethics ultimatum as NY budget talks heat up

March 24, 2015 | 07:54 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is so far holding firm to a promise not to sign a state budget ...more»

New York religious coalition pans Cuomo's education changes

March 24, 2015 | 07:54 AM
A group of clergy and lay people from around New York is writing to state leaders ...more»

2 boys hospitalized after spending frigid night on mountain

March 24, 2015 | 07:53 AM
Two young brothers who got lost while hiking with their mother to the top of ...more»

Judge dismisses teachers union challenge to NY tax cap

March 24, 2015 | 07:48 AM
A judge has once again dismissed a challenge to New York's property tax cap ...more»

MMA star Ronda Rousey joins lobbying effort in Albany

March 24, 2015 | 07:37 AM
Lobbyists trying to persuade New York lawmakers to legalize mixed martial arts ...more»

Gaming Commission issues request for applications for Southern Tier casino

March 23, 2015 | 03:35 PM
The New York State Gaming Commission on Monday approved a new "Request for ...more»

Voters say, keep ethics, school reform out of budget

March 23, 2015 | 02:34 PM
A majority of New York voters say reforms in ethics and education policies ...more»

No budget without ethics fix, voters say

March 23, 2015 | 01:53 PM
Eighty-four percent of New York state voters say elected officials should be ...more»

Sandra Lee pulled into ethics debate

March 23, 2015 | 01:52 PM
Sandra Lee has built an empire on lifestyle and cooking advice, but it’s ...more»

DEC revises mute swan eradication plan

March 23, 2015 | 01:44 PM
The state Department of Environmental Conservation has released a revised mute ...more»

Bill would ban ‘Palcohol’ in NY

March 23, 2015 | 01:41 PM
Two state lawmakers have introduced a bill to ban the sale of powdered alcohol ...more»

Small city schools await judge’s decision

March 23, 2015 | 01:41 PM
While struggling small city schools in New York wait for a judge’s decision ...more»

Charter students, parents make case for raising the cap

March 23, 2015 | 01:40 PM
With the state budget on its way, and the big players announcing their budget ...more»

Public housing tenants seek budget increase for repairs, safety

March 23, 2015 | 01:40 PM
Hundreds of public housing residents and their advocates joined state legislators ...more»
Rangers clinch playoff spot with 5-1 win over Senators
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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:...
New York fire, building collapse injure 19; gas blast blamed
NEW YORK (AP) -- An apparent gas explosion leveled an apartment building, largely destroyed another and launched rubble and shards of glass across streets in the heart of Manhattan's trendy East Village on Thursday, injuring 19 people...
Kings win 3rd straight on trip, top Islanders 3-2
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) -- The defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings have moved into a playoff spot in the Western Conference...
Sabres fans cheer as Gagner lifts Coyotes to 4-3 win in OT
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Sabres defenseman Mike Weber struggled to gather his thoughts after watching his home fans cheer Arizona's game-winning goal in overtime...
Ski lift company issues bulletin after chairlift accident
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- A chairlift company warned ski resort operators Thursday to check for potential problems after engineers announced that a design flaw likely contributed to an accident that injured seven skiers at Sugarloaf...
Gonzalez strong for Nationals in loss to Mets
VIERA, Fla. (AP) -- Gio Gonzalez loves a challenge, especially when it comes from one of his teammates...
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:...
Bus hits, kills man inside Port Authority Bus Terminal
NEW YORK (AP) -- Authorities say a bus hit and killed a man at New York's busy Port Authority Bus Terminal during rush hour...
Jeter gone, A-Rod back and Yanks hope for postseason return
NEW YORK (AP) -- Derek Jeter is gone, the final remaining link to the New York Yankees' last dynasty...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Evening" game were:...
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:...
Iona gives Tim Cluess extension through 2019-20
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) -- Tim Cluess, who has led Iona to 118 wins and two NCAA Tournaments in five seasons, had his contract extended through 2019-20...

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