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NY launches new statewide emergency management software

August 18, 2015 | 07:31 AM
New York state is rolling out a new emergency management computer system to ...more»

Officials approve statewide rules to fight Legionnaires' disease

August 18, 2015 | 07:31 AM
New York is now requiring the testing and inspection of building cooling towers ...more»

Restaurants file objections to $15 fast-food wage

August 18, 2015 | 07:28 AM
Fast-food franchise owners in the state, in a prelude to a possible lawsuit, ...more»

District split by claims of religious favoritism gets an independent monitor

August 17, 2015 | 10:31 AM
When his fifth-grade son struggled with a question on primary colors posed ...more»

Some prisoners say they were beaten after Dannemora escape

August 17, 2015 | 10:16 AM
Inmates who knew the two convicted killers who escaped from a maximum-security ...more»

Court reinstates inmates’ lawsuit alleging sex abuse by prison guard

August 17, 2015 | 10:14 AM
A federal appeals court has reinstated the lawsuit filed by two former New ...more»

Retirement fund sees modest returns in Q2

August 17, 2015 | 10:14 AM
The New York State Common Retirement Fund’s overall return in the first ...more»

Mayor de Blasio’s bad summer

August 17, 2015 | 10:11 AM
Mayor Bill de Blasio is having a really bad summer, unable to shake a media-driven ...more»

Cost of hunt for escaped NY killers topped $1 million a day

August 17, 2015 | 09:24 AM
Payroll records suggest the hunt for two escaped killers in northern New York ...more»

NY bans sales of powdered alcohol, joins 20 other states

August 17, 2015 | 09:22 AM
New York is joining more than 20 other states in prohibiting the sale of powdered ...more»

Cuomo reluctant to dig deep for new Hudson rail tunnel

August 17, 2015 | 09:20 AM
He committed billions of dollars to overhaul LaGuardia Airport and build a ...more»
The Latest: Webb sole Democratic hopeful skipping meeting
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Here are the latest developments Friday from the Democratic National Committee meeting in Minneapolis, where four Democratic presidential candidates will address the party...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Friday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:...
Appeals court reverses ruling that found NSA program illegal
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A federal appeals court on Friday ruled in favor of the Obama administration in a dispute over the National Security Agency's bulk collection of telephone data on hundreds of millions of Americans...
Al Arbour, who coached Isles to 4 Cup titles, dies at 82
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) -- Al Arbour, who coached the New York Islanders to four consecutive Stanley Cup championships and ranks as the NHL's second-most winningest coach, has died, team officials announced Friday...
Army chaplain wins prize to give 9/11 sermon by ground zero
NEW YORK (AP) -- An Army chaplain has won a national prize for an original sermon that he will deliver on Sept...
Man pleads guilty in fatal beating outside Hudson Valley bar
NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- A 27-year-old man has pleaded guilty to beating another man to death with a pipe outside a Hudson Valley bar and restaurant...
US Open women's final sells out before men's final
NEW YORK (AP) -- With Serena Williams on the verge of making history, the U...
Thousands of fans show up for American Pharoah's gallop
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- American Pharoah has taken a glorious gallop around Saratoga Race Course to the cheers of thousands of fans the day before the Triple Crown winner runs in the Travers Stakes...
Rick Springfield plays state fair after winning butt lawsuit
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Rick Springfield was a big hit at the opening day of the 2015 New York State Fair...
Estranged husband arrested following double slaying
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) -- After an hours-long search police captured and arrested a northeast Florida man wanted in the murder of his estranged wife and another woman...
Designated driver faces prison for DWI; 3 passengers hurt
CARMEL, N.Y. (AP) -- A man who agreed to serve as a designated driver is going to prison for a drunken-driving crash that hurt three passengers, including one who suffered a traumatic brain injury...
Butt ruling winner Rick Springfield returns to NY State Fair
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Rock musician Rick Springfield was a big hit at the opening day of the 2015 New York State Fair...
Shooting at New York City hookah lounge kills 1, injures 3
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police say an overnight shooting at a hookah lounge has left one person dead and three others injured...
2 NY men charged after police find 200 marijuana plants
HOOSICK, N .Y. (AP) -- State police say they've charged two upstate New York men with unlawfully growing marijuana after 200 pot plants were found growing in a rural town on the Vermont border...
Oily spill closes popular beach at New York's Lake George
LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (AP) -- A popular beach at New York's Lake George is closed after an oily substance was spilled into the water...
Schenectady man pleads guilty to break-ins, sex crimes
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) -- A Schenectady man pleaded guilty to breaking into two area homes and committing a sexual act in the presence of children last year...
NYPD: 4 shot in Brooklyn hookah lounge, 1 fatally
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police say four people have been shot, one fatally, inside a Brooklyn hookah lounge...
Fire tears through cat litter maker's upstate NY warehouses
WARRENSBURG, N.Y. (AP) -- A massive fire has caused extensive damage at an Adirondack company that makes animal bedding and cat litter...

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