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Cuomo tries to make cannabis oil available for children suffering from rare disease

July 31, 2014 | 12:32 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo sent a letter Wednesday to Acting State Health Commissioner ...more»

Majority of voters in Sothern Tier, Hudson Valley oppose drilling, according to new Siena poll

July 31, 2014 | 12:28 PM
A majority of voters in the Southern Tier and Hudson Valley regions of the ...more»

Clinton’s ‘Hard Choices’ a hit in Saratoga Springs

July 30, 2014 | 09:21 AM
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton held a book signing at the Northshire ...more»

Cuomo's Watergate?

July 29, 2014 | 02:51 PM
On Tuesday, Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino condemned Gov. ...more»

City of Albany, KeyBank team up to fight hunger

July 29, 2014 | 12:53 PM
Monday kicked off a 12-day citywide food drive with the ambitious goal of collecting ...more»

Teachout asks AG Schneiderman to pick up where Moreland Commission left off

July 29, 2014 | 12:39 PM
Zephyr Teachout, a candidate for governor in the Democratic primary and a self-proclaimed ...more»

Astorino, with Lysol in hand, traverses upstate NY

July 29, 2014 | 09:12 AM
Republican candidate for governor Rob Astorino and lieutenant governor candidate ...more»

Governor considering trip to Israel

July 29, 2014 | 08:03 AM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he's considering a visit to Israel, despite ...more»

Cuomo defends handling of corruption panel

July 29, 2014 | 08:02 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday defended his handling of an anti-corruption commission, ...more»

Cuomo endorses Klein

July 28, 2014 | 02:54 PM
On Monday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo endorsed the Senate’s Independent Democratic ...more»

Fitzpatrick denies claims made in Times article regarding Moreland Commission

July 28, 2014 | 01:29 PM
The continued fallout surrounding the investigative report published in The ...more»

Voters: Most lawmakers do what’s best for themselves

July 28, 2014 | 12:37 PM
A majority of New Yorkers say in the latest Siena College poll that they ...more»

Rapfogel sentenced up to 10 years

July 28, 2014 | 12:36 PM
The former head of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty was sentenced ...more»

Albany County hunters can now use rifles for big game

July 28, 2014 | 12:33 PM
Albany County hunters can now use a rifle for big game as the result of a bill ...more»

New state law ups penalties for pointing lasers at aircraft

July 28, 2014 | 12:33 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law Tuesday that now makes it illegal ...more»

Racinos can stay open later, under new law

July 28, 2014 | 12:32 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo last Tuesday signed a bill (A.10075/S.07833) into law that ...more»

Albany parking plan gets extension

July 28, 2014 | 12:31 PM
Last Tuesday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law (A.8877/S.6683) that will extend ...more»

Gov. Cuomo signs dozens of bills into law

July 28, 2014 | 12:31 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed dozens of bills into law Tuesday July 22, one of which ...more»

Cuomo’s critics pile on following Times story

July 28, 2014 | 12:23 PM
A New York Times investigation into the governor’s Moreland Commission ...more»

Report: 1,803 public workers paid more than Cuomo

July 25, 2014 | 09:16 AM
The Empire Center for Public Policy reports 1,803 local government employees ...more»

Republicans jump to Astorino's defense

July 25, 2014 | 09:14 AM
Several Republican governors eyeing runs for the White House in 2016 are rallying ...more»

Times article spurs outrage from good government groups, political candidates over unanswered Moreland questions

July 23, 2014 | 02:41 PM
A New York Times investigation into the governor’s Moreland Commission ...more»

Cox, Long criticize Christie over his lack of support for Astorino campaign

July 23, 2014 | 02:24 PM
NYGOP Chairman Ed Cox is condemning New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie for comments ...more»
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Friday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:...
Manet portrait coming to NYC auction
NEW YORK (AP) -- Edouard Manet's portrait of an actress will star at Christie's fall auction where it's estimated to bring $25 million to $35 million...
Batman creator's personal copies to be auctioned
NEW YORK (AP) -- Batman creator Bob Kane's own copies of the Caped Crusader's earliest appearances are going up for auction...
NY airman's death could bring more serious charge
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- A bar manager could face more serious charges following the death this week of a patron he is accused of pushing down a flight of stairs more than two months ago, a prosecutor said Friday...
WWI aviation still alive at aerodrome in New York
RHINEBECK, N.Y. (AP) -- There's still a place where buzzing biplanes swoop in pursuit of German triplanes, where pilots in open cockpits let their scarves flutter in the wind...
New York state expands punishable 'revenge porn'
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state is expanding the definition of "revenge porn" punishable with fines and jail by adding another category of images that can't be posted online without the subject's consent...
Citi says SEC has closed probe of mortgage bonds
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Citigroup Inc. says it's been told by the Securities and Exchange Commission that the agency has completed its investigation of the bank's conduct regarding mortgage bonds and won't bring further enforcement action...
9 horses to run in Saratoga's $1.5M Whitney Stakes
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- Now the richest event in Saratoga Race Course's 146-year history, the Grade 1 $1...
Scientific Games strikes $3.3B deal to buy Bally
NEW YORK (AP) -- Scientific Games plans to pay about $3...
Bob Kane's copies of Batman to be auctioned online
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Batman creator's own early copies of the comics are being offered in an online auction...
Man charged with raiding ailing wife's account
WEEDSPORT, N.Y. (AP) -- A central New York man has been charged with stealing more than $46,000 from an account set up on his family's behalf after his wife was diagnosed with a rare cancer while giving birth to twins this year...
Top of Buffalo Lighthouse open for tours on 2 days
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- The public is getting the rare opportunity to view Buffalo's Lake Erie waterfront from the top of the city's landmark lighthouse...
Teen hit by car had been startled by woodchuck
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a woodchuck is to blame for the crash that left a central New York teenager hospitalized...
Cops: Teen hit by car after woodchuck startled him
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a central New York teenager who was hit by a car earlier this month had jumped into the road after being startled by a woodchuck...
Contract talks in Met Opera labor dispute extended
NEW YORK (AP) -- It's a drama worthy of the Metropolitan Opera: Frantic, last-minute labor negotiations aimed at averting a lockout that threatens to stop both pay and benefits for thousands of singers, musicians, stagehands and other workers...
No remains found in 1994 missing woman case
MEXICO, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say they've ended their search of an abandoned property in central New York as part of their investigation into the disappearance of a convenience store clerk 20 years ago...
NYC agency conducting emergency response drill
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York City health department says it is conducting an emergency response drill on Friday...
7 injured when SUV, minivan collide on rural road
STAFFORD, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say seven people, including three young children, are recovering from injuries suffered when a sport utility vehicle and a minivan collided at a rural intersection in western New York...

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