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Students say amnesty, and affirmative consent proposals will improve safety on NY’s college campuses

March 02, 2015 | 02:10 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to implement new rules to protect college students ...more»

Voters: On-time budget trumps ethics reform, according to Siena poll

March 02, 2015 | 02:00 PM
Ninety-two percent of New York voters say corruption in state government is ...more»

Bill would protect whistleblowers who report corruption by public officials

March 02, 2015 | 02:00 PM
In light of recent news headlines about Albany corruption, a Westchester assemblyman ...more»

Assembly bill restricts most outside income for state legislators

March 02, 2015 | 01:59 PM
In hopes of restoring the public trust, Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara has ...more»

Silver’s lawyers want bribe case tossed because of Preet’s comments

March 02, 2015 | 01:57 PM
U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara didn’t mince words after bringing bribery ...more»

Watchdogs urge lawmakers to set strict limits on outside income

March 02, 2015 | 01:57 PM
Three good government groups are urging Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state lawmakers ...more»

Bill would give workers more power to collect lost wages

March 02, 2015 | 01:55 PM
The battle against wage theft has intensified with the recent release of a ...more»

Amedore bill imposes legislative term limits

March 02, 2015 | 01:54 PM
Sen. George Amedore has introduced legislation (S.3808) that would impose term ...more»

Lawmakers begin debate over grand jury reforms

March 02, 2015 | 01:52 PM
New York lawmakers on Thursday began debating grand jury reforms meant to restore ...more»

Senate report finds sex offenders living close to preschools, spurs new legislation

March 02, 2015 | 01:52 PM
The Senate Majority and a group of breakaway Democrats released a report last ...more»

NY’s reps have mixed feelings on Netanyahu visit

March 02, 2015 | 01:51 PM
New York’s representatives in Washington have mixed feelings about Israeli ...more»

Lawmakers honor Hall of Fame pitcher during Dominican Heritage Week

March 02, 2015 | 01:51 PM
Hall of Fame pitcher Pedro Martinez was honored by the Legislature in Albany ...more»

Cuomo to lead trade mission to Cuba this spring

March 02, 2015 | 01:50 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to visit Cuba this spring for a state trade mission ...more»

Housing is key to recovery say mental health advocates

March 02, 2015 | 01:48 PM
Several hundred advocates for better mental health treatment for New Yorkers ...more»

$20.5M cleanup set for upstate New York hazardous waste site

March 02, 2015 | 12:45 PM
State officials say it will cost more than $20 million to clean up a hazardous ...more»

NY legislators approve delay in electronic prescriptions

March 02, 2015 | 12:41 PM
New York legislators have voted to postpone until next year the deadline for ...more»

NY awards $17M in housing programs

March 02, 2015 | 12:40 PM
New York has awarded more than $17 million to programs serving homeless veterans, ...more»

De Blasio seeks permanent mayoral control of NYC schools

February 25, 2015 | 03:44 PM
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio requested funding for education, affordable ...more»

Silver's lawyers wants bribe case tossed because of Preet’s comments

February 25, 2015 | 03:09 PM
U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara didn't mince words after bringing bribery charges ...more»

Alzheimer’s advocates urge support for governor's budget

February 24, 2015 | 03:28 PM
Advocates for ending Alzheimer’s disease came to Albany on Feb. 24 to ...more»

Corruption in state government is a serious problem, say nine-out-of-ten state voters

February 24, 2015 | 12:08 PM
Ninety-two percent of New York voters say corruption in state government is ...more»

New York governor urges probe of teacher evaluations

February 24, 2015 | 08:03 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has urged the state Education Department to investigate the ...more»

Casino bidder: Attorney general probing selection process

February 24, 2015 | 08:02 AM
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is investigating the state's recent ...more»
Mom convicted of killing son, 5, by poisoning him with salt
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- A woman who blogged for years about her son's constant health woes was convicted Monday of poisoning him to death by force-feeding heavy concentrations of sodium through his stomach tube...
Unconventional visitors flock to NY's Javits Center
NEW YORK (AP) -- Convention-goers aren't the only visitors flocking to Manhattan's Javits Center these days...
Morgan Stanley expects lawsuit from NY Attorney General
NEW YORK (AP) -- Morgan Stanley, which agreed to a $2...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Monday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday 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 Monday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
Federal study: Foster kids struggle to get health screenings
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Some foster children are not getting their required medical screenings even though the visits are paid for by Medicaid, federal health investigators warn in a study released Monday...
NY teachers unions criticize charter schools over rally
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A teachers union is criticizing charter schools for taking children out of the classroom to rally at the New York state Capitol later this week...
New York state plans upgrades for parks system through 2020
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state's parks commissioner promises to transform the aging system by the end of the decade...
Indian Point 3 shuts down for planned refueling
BUCHANAN, N.Y. (AP) -- New York's Indian Point 3 nuclear power plant has been shut down for a planned refueling...
Sculptures created for Florence Cathedral are on view in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) -- More than two dozen early 15th-century sculptures created for Florence Cathedral are making an unprecedented appearance in New York City...
Sculptures created for Florence Cathedral on view in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) -- Twenty-three early 15th century sculptures created for Florence Cathedral are making an unprecedented appearance in New York City...
Canadiens acquire forward Flynn in deal with Sabres
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- The Montreal Canadiens have acquired forward Brian Flynn in exchange for a 2016 fifth-round pick from the Buffalo Sabres...
3 Attica guards plead guilty as assault trial about to begin
WARSAW, N.Y. (AP) -- Three corrections officers charged with seriously injuring an inmate during a beating at Attica state prison in 2011 have pleaded guilty...
3 Attica guards plead guilty as assault trial to begin
WARSAW, N.Y. (AP) -- Three corrections officers charged with seriously injuring an inmate during a beating at Attica state prison in 2011 have pleaded guilty...
A-Rod set to play in intrasquad game
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Alex Rodriguez is ready to play for the New York Yankees...
Boston short of season snow record _ for now
BOSTON (AP) -- It has topped more than 100 inches of snow this season, but Boston is just short of surpassing its 20-year-old snowfall record - for now...
Woman pinned between taxis critically injured
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say a 42-year-old woman has been critically injured when she was struck and pinned between two taxis in midtown Manhattan...
Ice slows business, traffic on Northeast waterways
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- Waterways around the Northeast are beset by ice that is more than a foot thick in some places, making life miserable for those who make their living on the water...
NYU launches degree program at state prison in Hudson Valley
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York University has enrolled 36 inmates in English classes at Wallkill Correctional Facility in the Hudson Valley...

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