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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»

165 state lawmakers ask GE to finish the Hudson dredging job

July 27, 2015 | 01:56 PM
As General Electric finishes up its sixth and final season of dredging the ...more»

New law expands pharmacists’ power to administer vaccines

July 27, 2015 | 01:55 PM
A bill that extends the authority of pharmacists and nurse practitioners to ...more»

Governor proposes restrictions on new cannabinoid compounds

July 27, 2015 | 01:54 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing stronger regulations on the sale of synthetic ...more»

Ortiz bill would ban smoking in public housing

July 27, 2015 | 01:52 PM
A bill that would ban smoking in or on the grounds of any public housing unit ...more»

144 struggling schools will be under receivership when academic year begins

July 27, 2015 | 01:51 PM
In hopes of improving the academic performance of schools that have shown disappointing ...more»

Dignity for all students

July 27, 2015 | 01:50 PM
The New York state Education Department is issuing guidelines to public school ...more»

Fast food workers will see $15/hour wages by 2021

July 27, 2015 | 01:49 PM
Fast food workers across the state rejoiced last week when the Fast Food Wage ...more»

Where’s the beef?

July 27, 2015 | 01:44 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to have it his way with New York’s fast-food ...more»

Senate’s No. 2 facing 5 years in prison

July 27, 2015 | 01:34 PM
Sen. Thomas Libous, R-Deposit, could face up to five years in prison after ...more»

New charges in Skelos case

July 27, 2015 | 01:32 PM
A superseding indictment has been issued against Dean Skelos and his son, Adam ...more»

Libous found guilty of lying to FBI

July 23, 2015 | 07:49 AM
The No. 2 Republican in the New York Senate was found guilty Wednesday of lying ...more»

Assemblyman calls on governor to arm National Guard troops in NY

July 23, 2015 | 07:35 AM
Following the attack of a military recruiting center and a Navy and Marines ...more»

Defense Department chooses Rochester for photonics center

July 23, 2015 | 07:34 AM
The Department of Defense has picked Rochester as the location for a sought-after ...more»

Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground on both coasts

July 23, 2015 | 07:33 AM
The push for a higher minimum wage gained momentum on both sides of the country, ...more»
NYC mayor: 400,000 people have obtained municipal ID cards
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio says about 400,000 people have obtained New York City's municipal ID card since the program was rolled out six months ago...
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:...
Proposed SFX sale fails to draw competing offers
NEW YORK (AP) -- Electronic dance music promoter SFX Entertainment said Monday that it hasn't received any formal competing offers, putting the $490 million sale of the company to its CEO one step closer to closing...
Rangers sign Stepan to long-term deal, avoid arbitration
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Rangers and center Derek Stepan avoided salary arbitration, agreeing on a six-year contract...
Sabres shakeup: Brandon replaces Black as team president
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Bills president Russ Brandon's role is expanding to include overseeing the NHL's Buffalo Sabres as part of a front-office restructuring under Terry and Kim Pegula, who own both teams...
NY board clears way for OK of $15 fast-food worker wage
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York's Wage Board on Monday finalized its recommendation endorsing a $15 minimum wage for fast-food workers in chain restaurants...
New York Red Bulls sign Shaun Wright-Phillips
LONDON (AP) -- The New York Red Bulls have completed the signing of former Manchester City and Chelsea midfielder Shaun Wright-Phillips on a free transfer...
US appeals court rejects apartheid cases against Ford, IBM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Victims of apartheid in South Africa cannot sue IBM Corp...
NY wins $600 million hub for photonics research, development
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- A $610 million research and manufacturing hub dedicated to the science of photonics - the use of light in technology - will be developed in western New York, federal and state officials said Monday, which could mean thousands of jobs for the region...
Software turns smartphones into tools for medical research
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Jody Kearns doesn't like to spend time obsessing about her Parkinson's disease...
McGraw Hill Financial buying SNL Financial for about $2.23B
NEW YORK (AP) -- McGraw Hill Financial, owner of ratings agency Standard & Poor's, is buying SNL Financial for about $2...
Red Bulls sign Bradley Wright-Phillips' brother, Shaun
HARRISON, N.J. (AP) -- The New York Red Bulls have signed the brother of defending MLS leading goal-scorer Bradley Wright-Phillips...
Cop suing Port Authority says he was pulled off flight
NEWARK, N.J.` (AP) -- A former high-ranking Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police official who has filed a whistleblower suit against the agency says he was pulled off a flight at JFK Airport over the weekend...
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NJ Transit offers cross-honoring in case of rail delays
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Transit train passengers did not face any major problems as they returned to work following a week plagued by problems caused by Amtrak overhead wire issues...
Police: Driver kills motorcyclist while trying to avoid bear
WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) -- State police say a motorcyclist is dead after he was hit by a car that swerved to avoid a black bear in upstate New York...

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