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Skelos heading to trial on corruption charges

July 30, 2015 | 01:53 PM
A former state Senate leader is set to go to trial this fall on charges he ...more»

New bill would require screening for weapons at theaters, malls and arenas

July 29, 2015 | 01:31 PM
Following the recent shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana, Sen. Tony Avella, D-Queens, ...more»

Assemblyman DiPietro says new fast food wages will hurt teens

July 29, 2015 | 01:18 PM
Assemblyman David DiPietro, R-East Aurora, said the state wage board’s ...more»

Troopers' union complains about patrol car mileage

July 29, 2015 | 10:25 AM
The union representing state troopers has filed a complaint saying many patrol ...more»

Interstate gas pipeline re-routed to avoid fragile NY forest

July 29, 2015 | 10:11 AM
A section of the planned Constitution Pipeline, designed to bring natural gas ...more»

Governor burnishes labor ties at Lake George events

July 29, 2015 | 10:10 AM
New York's governor has travelled to Lake George to address two meetings of ...more»

Christie: I'll meet with Cuomo, feds on Hudson rail tunnel

July 29, 2015 | 10:06 AM
Gov. Chris Christie said Tuesday he expects to meet with New York Gov. Andrew ...more»

Chief administrative judge stepping down

July 29, 2015 | 09:58 AM
New York's chief administrative judge, who oversees the administration of the ...more»

Major U.S. companies pledge to reduce carbon footprint

July 28, 2015 | 03:14 PM
Thirteen of the largest companies in the United States have signed the American ...more»

Lawmaker wants Westchester included with NYC for purpose of wage increases

July 28, 2015 | 03:04 PM
Assemblyman Tom Abinanti, D-Greenburgh, is urging the state Labor Department ...more»

Bill would eliminate religious and philosophical exemptions for childhood vaccines

July 28, 2015 | 01:39 PM
Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz, a Bronx Democrat, is introducing a new bill that ...more»

Prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers

July 28, 2015 | 11:55 AM
A northern New York prison worker admitted Tuesday to smuggling hacksaw blades ...more»

Gov. Cuomo announces new LaGuardia Airport

July 28, 2015 | 08:38 AM
A year after comparing New York's LaGuardia Airport to "some Third World Country," ...more»

NY wins $600 million hub for photonics research, development

July 28, 2015 | 08:37 AM
Rochester, whose fortunes have risen and fallen with the demand for futuristic ...more»

Sen. Sampson found guilty of obstruction

July 27, 2015 | 02:04 PM
A once-powerful New York politician was convicted Friday on charges he lied ...more»

Central NY woman fighting DEC to keep wild deer

July 27, 2015 | 02:04 PM
Licensed animal rehabilitator Cindy McGinley is at odds with the Department ...more»

Facebook loses in clash with prosecutors over users’ data

July 27, 2015 | 02:03 PM
Facebook can’t block nearly 400 search warrants seeking users’ ...more»

‘War has come to our shores’

July 27, 2015 | 02:02 PM
Following the attack of a military recruiting center and a Navy and Marines ...more»

Gov. Cuomo signs legislation that strengthens disability protections

July 27, 2015 | 02:01 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is marking the 25th anniversary of the federal Americans ...more»

Special Education provider overcharges state $800,000

July 27, 2015 | 02:00 PM
The latest in a series of audits released by state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli ...more»

Comptroller uncovers larceny by town clerk

July 27, 2015 | 01:59 PM
Former Bennington Town Clerk Tina Metz plead guilty July 22 in Wyoming County ...more»

DiNapoli urges scrutiny of Long Island utility

July 27, 2015 | 01:58 PM
New York’s state comptroller says more oversight is needed of Long Island ...more»

State’s AG targets long-time children’s leukemia ‘charity’

July 27, 2015 | 01:57 PM
A lawsuit filed by the Attorney General’s Office is targeting a charity ...more»
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Health law's nonprofit insurance co-ops awash in red ink
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American Pharoah 1-5 favorite for Haskell in 8-horse field
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NYC flags flown at half-staff in honor of sanitation worker
NEW YORK (AP) -- The mayor has ordered flags flown at half-staff in honor of a sanitation enforcement sergeant who died on the job...
Knicks sign 1st-round picks Porzingis, Grant
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Knicks have signed first-round draft picks Kristaps Porzingis and Jerian Grant...
Ex-NY Senate leader, son plead not guilty to latest charges
NEW YORK (AP) -- A former New York state Senate leader and his son have pleaded not guilty to the latest charges against them in a corruption case...
Ex-NY Senate leader Skelos and son plead not guilty
NEW YORK (AP) -- The former New York state Senate leader and his son have pleaded not guilty to the latest charges in Manhattan federal court...
UVa grads sue Rolling Stone over retracted campus rape story
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity who were portrayed in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story filed a lawsuit against the publication and the article's author, court records show...
Comptroller sees $6 billion more in New York City funds
NEW YORK (AP) -- Comptroller Scott Stringer says the New York City budget has benefited from $5...
Bronx gangs crackdown leads to 23 indictments
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson says 23 people have been indicted in a crackdown on violent gangs dealing in guns and drugs...
Brady lawsuit transferred from Minnesota to New York court
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tom Brady's lawsuit against the NFL in which he wants his four-game suspension overturned will be heard in New York instead of Minnesota...
'It's a gift' _ Leslie Odom Jr. relishes his 'Hamilton' shot
NEW YORK (AP) -- During an early version of the Founding Fathers musical "Hamilton," Leslie Odom Jr...
NY doctor gets 20 years to life for killing wife in mansion
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- A prominent central New York physician has been sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for killing his estranged wife inside their mansion and trying to cover up the crime...
Review: NYPD body camera program should record more stops
NEW YORK (AP) -- A body camera pilot program at the nation's largest police department raised a wide range of questions about how to best monitor police and community interactions, according to a report released Thursday...
Cosmetics company Avon tops Street 2Q forecasts
NEW YORK (AP) -- Avon's second-quarter earnings climbed 52 percent, beating consensus Wall Street forecasts as the cosmetics company got a boost from a drop in expenses and lower taxes that countered a currency exchange rate hit to sales...
Triple Crown winner American Pharoah tours Monmouth Park
OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) -- Triple Crown winner American Pharoah took an easy tour of the track at Monmouth Park on Thursday morning, another step toward the $1...
EPA: Up to $13.9M available for Great Lakes restoration
DETROIT (AP) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says up to $13...
Jenner Olympic Torch, 1860s baseball card on auction block
NEW YORK (AP) -- The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, goes on the auction block Thursday...
Charter cable deal target Time Warner Cable adds customers
NEW YORK (AP) -- Time Warner Cable is adding more customers as it awaits the government's decision on whether Charter Communications should be allowed to buy it, creating a new cable giant with 24 million subscribers...

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