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NY launches new statewide emergency management software

August 18, 2015 | 07:31 AM
New York state is rolling out a new emergency management computer system to ...more»

Officials approve statewide rules to fight Legionnaires' disease

August 18, 2015 | 07:31 AM
New York is now requiring the testing and inspection of building cooling towers ...more»

Restaurants file objections to $15 fast-food wage

August 18, 2015 | 07:28 AM
Fast-food franchise owners in the state, in a prelude to a possible lawsuit, ...more»

District split by claims of religious favoritism gets an independent monitor

August 17, 2015 | 10:31 AM
When his fifth-grade son struggled with a question on primary colors posed ...more»

Some prisoners say they were beaten after Dannemora escape

August 17, 2015 | 10:16 AM
Inmates who knew the two convicted killers who escaped from a maximum-security ...more»

Court reinstates inmates’ lawsuit alleging sex abuse by prison guard

August 17, 2015 | 10:14 AM
A federal appeals court has reinstated the lawsuit filed by two former New ...more»

Retirement fund sees modest returns in Q2

August 17, 2015 | 10:14 AM
The New York State Common Retirement Fund’s overall return in the first ...more»

Mayor de Blasio’s bad summer

August 17, 2015 | 10:11 AM
Mayor Bill de Blasio is having a really bad summer, unable to shake a media-driven ...more»

Cost of hunt for escaped NY killers topped $1 million a day

August 17, 2015 | 09:24 AM
Payroll records suggest the hunt for two escaped killers in northern New York ...more»

NY bans sales of powdered alcohol, joins 20 other states

August 17, 2015 | 09:22 AM
New York is joining more than 20 other states in prohibiting the sale of powdered ...more»

Cuomo reluctant to dig deep for new Hudson rail tunnel

August 17, 2015 | 09:20 AM
He committed billions of dollars to overhaul LaGuardia Airport and build a ...more»
Pope Francis a stranger to the US in many ways
NEW YORK (AP) -- When Pope Francis sets foot on the tarmac at Andrews Air Force Base near Washington on Sept...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Sunday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
Jets rookie Leonard Williams has muscle strain in knee
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York Jets rookie defensive lineman Leonard Williams has a muscle strain behind one of his knees, but the team avoided a potentially devastating injury to its first-round draft pick...
Jets cut 12 players, including 5 wide receivers
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) -- The New York Jets have released 12 players, including five wide receivers, reducing their roster to 78 a day after defeating the Giants 28-18...
Man's body found burning in NYC neighborhood
NEW YORK (AP) -- An autopsy will determined the exact cause of death for a man whose body was set on fire in a Queens neighborhood...
'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82
NEW YORK (AP) -- There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight...
Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Atlanta Braves game
ATLANTA (AP) -- A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees...
New York town's large collection of WWII vet photos endures
MECHANICVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- During World War II, hundreds of servicemen in uniform had their photographs taken at a popular tavern near the Hudson River in upstate New York...
Hikers behaving badly: Appalachian Trail partying raises ire
BAXTER STATE PARK, Maine (AP) -- When Jackson Spencer set out to tackle the Appalachian Trail, he anticipated the solitude that only wilderness can bring - not a rolling, monthslong frat party...
New York motorcyclist dead after Vermont crash
VERSHIRE, Vt. (AP) -- A New York man is dead after his motorcycle veered off the road and into the guardrail in Vershire, Vermont...
Fewer deer expected to be killed in 2015 NY hunting season
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- State wildlife officials say hunters are expected to kill fewer deer in the upcoming big game season because deer mortality over the past winter will result in fewer antlerless deer permits in parts of the state...
Trump's deportation idea similar to 1930s mass removals
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's call for mass deportation of millions of immigrants living in the U...
NY to spend $2.5M on state park playgrounds
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state is making a big investment in playgrounds at state parks...
Army, Air Guard offer simulators to NY State Fair visitors
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Visitors to the New York State Fair will be able to get a feel for what it's like to drive an armored military vehicle and control a remotely piloted aircraft...
New York man gets 15 years in prison for making child porn
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York man in prison for raping a 16-year-old girl has been sentenced to an additional 15 years for recording the assault...
Fan killed in stadium fall during Braves' loss to Yanks
ATLANTA (AP) -- Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez says his rookie, Matt Wisler, matched Yankees rookie Luis Severino "pitch for pitch...
Fan killed in fall during Yankees' win over Braves
ATLANTA (AP) -- Rookie Luis Severino earned praise from both clubhouses following another win for the New York Yankees...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:...

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