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Times Union/Siena Poll shows upstaters planning to leave NY after retirement

September 23, 2014 | 09:52 AM
Despite an improving economy, most upstate New Yorkers are still concerned ...more»

Hundreds speak out on New York casino plans

September 23, 2014 | 08:16 AM
Supporters and critics of proposals for an Albany-area casino weighed in Monday ...more»

Tourism Council plans increased publicity for New York destinations

September 22, 2014 | 03:05 PM
The Tourism Advisory Council met on Monday in Albany to discuss efforts to ...more»

Screening of "Kids for Cash" documentary to feature panel discussion on prison policies

September 22, 2014 | 02:05 PM
An organization that represents families of children with social, emotional, ...more»

Biz council sees positives in 2013 session

September 22, 2014 | 12:13 PM
An organization representing thousands of businesses across New York gave the ...more»

Cuomo: Use surplus to spur municipal consolidation

September 22, 2014 | 12:13 PM
New York should use nearly half of its more than $4 billion budget surplus ...more»

AARP warns of ‘boomer flight’

September 22, 2014 | 12:12 PM
A survey by the AARP shows that 60 percent of New Yorkers 50 and over plan ...more»

Census: NY poverty, income levels steady in 2013

September 22, 2014 | 12:12 PM
New Census estimates show the number of New Yorkers living in poverty remained ...more»

Board considers raising wages for those who work for tips

September 22, 2014 | 12:11 PM
The State Labor Department’s Wage Board convened in Albany to discuss ...more»

Commission to support state’s disabled workers

September 22, 2014 | 12:11 PM
New York is establishing a new commission to support employment of disabled ...more»

Unemployment benefits to increase in New York

September 22, 2014 | 12:10 PM
Benefits for the unemployed are set to go up in New York. Gov. Andrew Cuomo ...more»

Cahill Announces Initiative to Combat Domestic Abuse and Assault

September 22, 2014 | 12:09 PM
Attorney General candidate John Cahill announced a plan to create a ...more»

DiNapoli accepts PBA endorsement

September 22, 2014 | 12:08 PM
At their headquarters in downtown Albany, the Police Benevolent Association ...more»

Nurses get more power to administer hep-c tests under new state law

September 22, 2014 | 12:08 PM
Registered nurses will now be allowed to administer tests for hepatitis C, ...more»

Gloversville Latin teacher named state’s top educator

September 22, 2014 | 12:07 PM
The New York State Board of Regents named Gloversville Enlarged School District ...more»

Charter group sues for new school funding formula in NY

September 22, 2014 | 12:06 PM
Five families are suing New York state on behalf of charter school students ...more»

NY steps up security, no specific terror threat

September 22, 2014 | 12:06 PM
New York is starting to deploy National Guard troops and additional police ...more»

NYC municipal ID cards to offer free incentives

September 22, 2014 | 12:05 PM
Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration is adding incentives to encourage ...more»

Cuomo, Christie review security measures as U.S. prepares to address ISIS threat

September 22, 2014 | 12:04 PM
In response to the growing tension between the United States and terrorist ...more»

DOS launches efforts to protect new immigrants from fraud

September 22, 2014 | 12:04 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is spearheading a new initiative to protect immigrants from ...more»

Mayor De Blasio: Income inequality not acceptable

September 22, 2014 | 12:03 PM
Bill de Blasio, who was elected mayor on a promise to fight New York City’s ...more»

EPA rejects Cuomo’s Tappan Zee bridge loan proposal

September 22, 2014 | 12:01 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday balked at Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ...more»

Agencies seek comment on state’s open space plan

September 22, 2014 | 12:01 PM
New York state is seeking comment on its open space plan. The 2014 State Open ...more»
Orioles held to 1 hit in 5-0 loss to Yankees
NEW YORK (AP) -- Even with a loss, the Baltimore Orioles achieved another goal...
Bears hold on to beat Jets 27-19
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears took advantage of early mistakes by the sloppy New York Jets...
100 arrested at Wall Street climate crisis sit-in
NEW YORK (AP) -- A day after over 100,000 people marched to warn that climate change is destroying the Earth, more than 1,000 activists blocked parts of Broadway in Manhattan's financial district in a sit-in to protest what they see as corporate and economic institutions' role in the climate crisis...
Jeter's 3 RBIs lead Yankees over Orioles 5-0
NEW YORK (AP) -- Derek Jeter seems to be trying to will the New York Yankees into the playoffs against the mighty odds...
AP source: Mets, Alderson agree to multiyear deal
NEW YORK (AP) -- General manager Sandy Alderson and the New York Mets have agreed to a multiyear contract, according to a person with knowledge of the deal...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Monday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
Islanders beat Senators in pair of preseason games
ST. JOHN'S, Newfoundland (AP) -- Cal Clutterbuck scored the shootout winner, and the New York Islanders completed a preseason split-squad doubleheader sweep of the Ottawa Senators on Monday with a 3-2 victory in the nightcap...
Bears' Marshall returns, Jets' Decker out
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall returned to the game after injuring his right ankle in the second quarter against the New York Jets...
Pirates minor leaguer De Jesus suspended 72 games
NEW YORK (AP) -- Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Johan De Jesus has been suspended 72 games without pay for a violation of baseball's minor league drug program...
Long Island cop hurt in traffic stop; 2 in custody
HUNTINGTON, N.Y. (AP) -- A Long Island police officer suffered a serious head injury when he was struck by a vehicle he was trying to pull over...
Ryder scores 2 goals; Devils top Rangers 5-4
NEW YORK (AP) -- Adam Henrique broke a tie with 51...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash4Life' game
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the "Cash4Life" game were:...
Blue Jays complete 1-6 trip with 5-2 loss to Yanks
NEW YORK (AP) -- When the Toronto Blue Jays headed home on Sunday evening after yet another loss at Yankee Stadium, they were 6 1/2 games out for the AL's second wild card with seven games to play...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
Tanaka, Jeter lead Yankees over Blue Jays 5-2
NEW YORK (AP) -- Masahiro Tanaka started Jose Reyes with a 92 mph fastball, his first major league pitch since July 8...

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