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Governor cuts the ribbon on 168th New York State Fair

August 21, 2014 | 01:10 PM
The New York State Fair has kicked off its 12-day run that features national ...more»

New York gets $800 million in Bank of America settlement

August 21, 2014 | 01:00 PM
New York state will get $800 million as its share of a national $16.65 billion ...more»

Clinton, Cuomo fare well against Republicans in presidential matchups

August 21, 2014 | 12:48 PM
With a home court advantage, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and ...more»

Teachout again survives residency challenge

August 21, 2014 | 09:47 AM
Zephyr Teachout survived another attempt by Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s supporters ...more»

AG's office supplying heroin antidote kits to 12 SUNY campuses

August 20, 2014 | 10:54 AM
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Wednesday that 12 State University ...more»

DiNapoli, Schneiderman, enjoying comfortable leads over Republican challengers

August 20, 2014 | 09:35 AM
Like Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the other Democratic statewide officials up for reelection ...more»

Group challenges redistricting ballot question

August 20, 2014 | 09:10 AM
A government watchdog group is challenging the wording of a New York ballot ...more»

Nearly half of voters say Cuomo is part of the Albany corruption problem, according to new Q-poll

August 20, 2014 | 08:12 AM
Government corruption in New York State is a "very serious" or "somewhat serious" ...more»

Lawmakers: Remington laying off 105 in New York

August 19, 2014 | 11:15 AM
Two New York state lawmakers say more than 100 workers at the Remington Arms ...more»

An open letter to New York from Senate Republican leader Dean Skelos

August 19, 2014 | 09:56 AM
In 2011, when Republicans regained control of the New York State Senate, the ...more»

Third major union passes on Cuomo

August 19, 2014 | 09:10 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo was snubbed by a third major labor union when the 2.5 million ...more»

No AFL-CIO endorsement for Cuomo

August 19, 2014 | 09:09 AM
Another labor union has snubbed New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The New York State ...more»

First round of full-day pre-K funding announced

August 19, 2014 | 07:56 AM
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the recipients of $340 million in full-day ...more»

Legislative candidates endorsed by AFL-CIO

August 19, 2014 | 07:54 AM
The 2.5 million member New York State AFL-CIO announced endorsements of candidates ...more»

AFL-CIO endorses DiNapoli

August 18, 2014 | 11:34 AM
The 2.5 million member state chapter of the AFL-CIO announced the endorsement ...more»

New law simplifies absentee ballot process for village elections

August 18, 2014 | 10:59 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that will simplify the process of ...more»

Bill would require DOH alert doctors about their opiate prescribing habits

August 18, 2014 | 10:58 AM
In a continued effort to combat the increasing opiate addiction epidemic in ...more»

DEC to hold ‘conference’ on Finger Lakes gas storage plan

August 18, 2014 | 10:57 AM
Based on "extensive public interest" regarding a proposal to build an underground ...more»

In many spots, Hudson is unsafe for swimmers and boaters, according to Riverkeeper

August 18, 2014 | 10:55 AM
A report by the environmental watchdog group Riverkeeper says that 23 percent ...more»

Educators protest corporate influence on public education

August 18, 2014 | 10:55 AM
Protestors from New York State United Teachers demonstrated on the steps of ...more»

Lawsuit challenges tenure laws

August 18, 2014 | 10:54 AM
A group calling itself the Partnership for Educational Justice, led by former ...more»

New law to address school overcrowding

August 18, 2014 | 10:47 AM
A new state law will address future overcrowding in New York City public schools. ...more»

Sen. O'Brien hopes to create 'Upstate Tax Relief' ballot line

August 18, 2014 | 08:42 AM
Sen. Ted O’Brien announced Monday he hopes to run on the Upstate Tax ...more»
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
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Yankees add INF-OF Wheeler, send Whitley to minors
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Yankees have called up infielder-outfielder Zelous Wheeler from the minors and sent right-hander Chase Whitely to Triple-A...
NYC public advocate shows off police body cameras
NEW YORK (AP) -- A top city official is showing off cameras she says could curb police brutality allegations and save the city millions of dollars in legal costs...
US judge readies response to Argentina's threats
NEW YORK (AP) -- A U.S. judge frustrated by debt-ridden Argentina's refusal to comply with his orders is being urged to take stronger action against the South American nation...
Swedish town celebrates link to the Bronx
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Nearly four centuries after Jonas Bronck set foot in America, his birthplace in southern Sweden is finally recognizing its historical link to the New York borough that bears his name...
East Texas city honors native Y.A. Tittle
MARSHALL, Texas (AP) -- The Marshall school board has voted unanimously to name its high school football field house in honor of hometown sports legend and Pro Football Hall of Famer Y...
NYC Council bill to make kids' fast food healthier
NEW YORK (AP) -- Happy Meals might soon need to get healthier...
New York gets $800M in Bank of America settlement
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state will get $800 million as its share of a national $16...
168th New York State Fair opens
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- The New York State Fair has kicked off its 12-day run that features national touring acts and a new operator for the rides on the midway...
Cuomo: Outlaw gender identity discrimination
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling on the state to outlaw discrimination against transgender people, saying gender identity and expression should be included in the state's civil rights law alongside race, religion and disability...
USS Saratoga carrier heads off to be scrapped
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) -- The decommissioned aircraft carrier USS Saratoga has left its port in Rhode Island for its final journey to Texas, where it will be scrapped...
USS Saratoga aircraft carrier makes final journey
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) -- The decommissioned aircraft carrier the USS Saratoga has left its port in Rhode Island for its final journey to Texas, where it will be scrapped...
Rabies vaccine airdrop underway in western NY
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Public health authorities in western New York are conducting baited vaccine airdrops this week to reduce rabies in the local wildlife population...
Man charged after boyfriend dies following fight
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Police in Syracuse say a 30-year-old man has been charged with manslaughter after his boyfriend died when the two men got into a fight...
Big Apple doctor-in-chief seeks community approach
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City's new health boss doesn't want to be your nanny...
Person is killed jumping in front of NYC subway
NEW YORK (AP) -- A person is dead after jumping in front of a subway train at New York City's Penn Station...
Ex-guard pleads guilty to running family off road
CANTON, N.Y. (AP) -- A former jail guard is facing more than 10 years behind bars for running his family off a northern New York road during a domestic dispute last fall...

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