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For Obama, a bumpy road to immigration orders

November 21, 2014 | 10:57 AM
President Barack Obama's sweeping immigration executive orders cap a turbulent, ...more»

As snow ends, roof collapses, floods are concerns

November 21, 2014 | 10:49 AM
A snowfall that brought huge drifts and closed roads in the Buffalo area finally ...more»

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»

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»

Cuomo debuts new state website

November 18, 2014 | 08:30 AM
New York state has a new digital home. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a major ...more»
Iona beats Wake Forest 85-81
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- A.J. English and Iona got the offense going early, knocking down big shots and plenty of 3-pointers that ultimately gave the Gaels just enough cushion to hang on late...
Newbill leads Penn State past Cornell 72-71
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- D.J. Newbill had 26 points including the driving layup as the buzzer sounded to lift Penn State to a 72-71 victory over Cornell at the Charleston Classic on Friday night...
Family of NYC man killed by police seek answers
NEW YORK (AP) -- The distraught family of an unarmed New York City man who was killed by a rookie police officer in the darkened stairwell of a public housing building was scheduled to appear with the Rev...
Okafor has 16 to lead No. 4 Duke over Temple 74-54
NEW YORK (AP) -- Freshman center Jahlil Okafor had 16 points and eight rebounds in his introduction to the rough-and-tumble world of New York City basketball, and No...
Cowboys look to get past rival Giants
For Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, the concern is about his back...
Bills escape snowy Buffalo to prepare to face Jets
Bills receiver Chris Hogan trudged through hip-high drifts of snow to get to Ralph Wilson Stadium...
Nets hold on to beat Thunder 94-92
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Reggie Jackson sat silently in the locker room, slumped down in a chair with his arms crossed, a towel over his shoulders and ice on his knees...
Islanders beat Penguins 5-4 in shootout
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- It was not the best game for the New York Islanders, and it also was a win against the first-place Pittsburgh Penguins...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Friday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Millionaires Club' game
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Millionaires Club" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
Hillary Clinton backs Obama immigration move
NEW YORK (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton voiced support Friday for President Barack Obama's use of executive actions to protect about 5 million immigrants from deportation, setting up a sharp contrast with Republicans on an issue that could play a leading role in the next presidential campaign...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game
ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:...
No. 10 Texas beats Cal 71-55, wins 2K Classic
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jonathan Holmes can laugh now about being part of the "Chaminade Crew...
Bills back on practice field at Lions' facility
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- After days of cabin fever, the Buffalo Bills were finally able to practice...
Unarmed man killed by police in NY housing complex
NEW YORK (AP) -- A rookie police officer walking with his gun drawn in a darkened stairwell of a crime-ridden public housing complex accidentally shot and killed a man who was leaving the building with his girlfriend, authorities said Friday...
Hofstra scores late for 66-65 win over Stony Brook
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- Dion Nesmith hit a jump shot with three seconds remaining to give Hofstra a 66-65 victory over Stony Brook on Friday night...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...

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