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State University of New York looks to boost number of grads

January 23, 2015 | 02:28 PM
The State University of New York is setting an ambitious new goal for graduation. ...more»

Assembly speaker's arrest throws Legislature into turmoil

January 23, 2015 | 08:50 AM
Top Democratic lawmakers in New York stood by Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver ...more»

Silver could face up to 100 years on corruption charges

January 22, 2015 | 02:47 PM
Sheldon Silver, the Speaker of the Assembly, could face 100 years in jail if ...more»

Lawmakers call for Silver's resignation

January 22, 2015 | 09:49 AM
Sheldon Silver, the Speaker of the Assembly and one of the most powerful politicians ...more»

Cuomo agenda: teacher overhaul, wage hike, business tax cut

January 21, 2015 | 04:39 PM
Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo called for big investments in education and transportation, ...more»

Obama pushes progressive economics in The State of The Union

January 21, 2015 | 07:17 AM
President Barack Obama set a hard line during the State of the Union Tuesday, ...more»

Advocates want more funding for emergency food programs

January 20, 2015 | 04:22 PM
During the annual People’s State of the State address, Mark Dunlea and ...more»

NY top court, missing 2 judges, has to rehear cases

January 20, 2015 | 03:30 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's highest court, working short-handed without ...more»

Voters overwhelmingly support fracking ban; Jobs should top Cuomo's 2015 priorities

January 20, 2015 | 12:20 PM
New Yorkers approve of the Cuomo Administration’s recent ban on hydrofracking ...more»

Cuomo: Expand safeguards against assault to private colleges

January 20, 2015 | 08:49 AM
A "yes means yes" provision and other protections against sexual assaults on ...more»

Governor calls for small business tax cut, wage hike

January 20, 2015 | 08:47 AM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday focused on economic issues as he rolled ...more»

On MLK Day, two-thirds say race relations in NYS are only fair or poor; was 51 percent last year

January 19, 2015 | 07:42 AM
Only 31 percent of New Yorkers think race relations in the state are excellent ...more»

Landowners coalition weighs options in wake of fracking decision

January 16, 2015 | 03:38 PM
On the evening of Jan. 3, local officials, lawmakers and hundreds of landowners ...more»

DiNapoli pledges to continue his watchdog role

January 16, 2015 | 03:36 PM
Following his inauguration last weekend, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli ...more»

GOP hopes Assembly will follow Senate’s lead

January 16, 2015 | 03:36 PM
Assembly Republicans are calling for the passage of components of the Women’s ...more»

In its first act of 2015, senate passes women’s equality bills

January 16, 2015 | 03:35 PM
In its first major legislative act of 2015, the Senate on Monday passed an ...more»

State comptroller pressures Monster to diversify its board

January 16, 2015 | 03:32 PM
State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli, on behalf of the $176.8 billion State Common ...more»

Anti-tenure group launches social media campaign

January 16, 2015 | 03:32 PM
The Partnership for Educational Justice launched a new social media campaign ...more»

Teen’s death spurs new push to ban conversion therapy

January 16, 2015 | 03:31 PM
The Empire State Pride Agenda, New York’s civil rights and LGBT advocacy ...more»

Cuomo proposes $1.5B upstate economic competition

January 16, 2015 | 03:31 PM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pitching a competition that would pit seven upstate ...more»

‘Single most important challenge’

January 16, 2015 | 03:30 PM
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo began rolling out elements of his agenda for a second ...more»

Cuomo to combine budget, State of the State addresses

January 16, 2015 | 03:24 PM
New York’s governor will use his annual State of the State address to ...more»

Assembly GOP urges colleagues to pass WEA bills

January 13, 2015 | 02:40 PM
Assembly Republicans are calling for the passage of components of the Women's ...more»
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Lotto" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:...
Hornets beat Melo-less Knicks 76-71 for 9th win in 11 games
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Brian Roberts believes the Charlotte Hornets are in good hands if Kemba Walker is out for any length of time...
Rider beats Canisius 59-46 in battle for 3rd place in MAAC
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) -- Xavier Lundy drained a 3-pointer as Rider opened the second half on a 9-0 run and Teddy Okereafor added six straight free throws at the end as the Broncs held on to defeat Canisius 59-46 in a battle for third place in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference on Saturday night...
Miller, Cornell beat Columbia 57-47
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shonn Miller had 18 points, nine rebounds and four blocks on Saturday and Cornell beat Columbia 57-47...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
LIU-Brooklyn beats Fairleigh Dickinson 80-76
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) -- Martin Hermannsson had 21 points, four assists and five steals to lead LIU-Brooklyn to an 80-76 win over Fairleigh Dickinson on Saturday...
Eggert, Benecken claim 5th doubles luge World Cup win
WINTERBERG, Germany (AP) -- Germany's Toni Eggert and Sascha Benecken won a doubles race to extend their lead in the luge World Cup standings with their fifth victory of the season on Saturday...
Jekiri's double-double leads Miami over Syracuse 66-62
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Miami passed coach Jim Larranaga's quiz - barely...
AP Interview: Selig says MLB could expand internationally
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bud Selig began his 8,173rd and final day in charge of baseball by waking up in a Manhattan hotel, having breakfast and working out...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Evening" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:...
Winter's 1st big storm leaves snow, slush covering Northeast
BOSTON (AP) -- Parts of the Northeast got their first real taste of winter on Saturday as a storm crawling up the coast left a slushy, snowy coating from Pennsylvania to New England, but forecasters are watching a possible second shot of snow that could affect the region early in the work week...
Ohio beats Buffalo 63-61 with dunk by Ndour at buzzer
ATHENS, Ohio (AP) -- Maurice Ndour scored a career-high 31 points, including the game-winning dunk with 0...
Man, dog rescued after falling through ice on Long Island
MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. (AP) -- A 68-year-old man is recovering after he fell through the ice on a Long Island lake and had to be rescued by police...
Knicks' Anthony, Hornets' Walker sitting out
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher said Carmelo Anthony and Jose Calderon will sit out Saturday night against the Charlotte Hornets...
Jones hits late 3, Robert Morris beats St. Francis (NY)
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (AP) -- Lucky Jones hit a 3-pointer to pull ahead by one with 17 seconds left and finished with 15 points to help Robert Morris to a 67-65 win over St...

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