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Bill would require meningitis vaccine for all students

April 27, 2015 | 03:20 PM
A bill would mandate vaccinations for meningitis in standard vaccination schedules ...more»

NYC lawmakers question need for long-time housing construction incentive

April 27, 2015 | 03:17 PM
Lawmakers from both the Senate and the Assembly are calling for an end to New ...more»

Bill would aid disabled job seekers

April 27, 2015 | 03:16 PM
With the help of two local activists, Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara, D-Rotterdam, ...more»

Oil train inspections uncover 84 defects, some critical

April 27, 2015 | 03:14 PM
Another round of crude oil tank car and rail inspections has ended, with more ...more»

Cuomo is first governor post-detente to visit Cuba

April 27, 2015 | 03:13 PM
New York’s governor last week embarked on a historic trip to Cuba to ...more»

Bill would ban e-cigs inside public places

April 27, 2015 | 03:12 PM
The Conservative Party of New York State is speaking out against legislation ...more»

Midwives want OK to open their own birthing centers

April 27, 2015 | 03:06 PM
The New York State Association of Licensed Midwives were at the Capitol last ...more»

Skelos not stepping down

April 27, 2015 | 03:05 PM
The leader of the New York state Senate said that he won’t resign his ...more»

New program provides mobile English language training

April 27, 2015 | 03:01 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the launch of a new program, the first of its kind ...more»

Colleagues stand by their Senate leader

April 27, 2015 | 03:01 PM
Republican lawmakers in New York backed Senate Leader Dean Skelos on Tuesday ...more»

Kolb: ‘Brittany’s Law’ should be part of equality agenda

April 27, 2015 | 02:58 PM
Assembly minority leader Brian Kolb, R-Canandaigua, is urging his colleagues ...more»

Two-thirds of voters say ethics reforms will be ineffective

April 27, 2015 | 02:45 PM
The majority of New York voters say the recent ethics package passed as part ...more»

Special election to fill congressional, Assembly seats

April 27, 2015 | 01:31 PM
New York is holding a special election on May 5, to fill a congressional vacancy ...more»

17 companies approved for Start-Up NY development program

April 27, 2015 | 01:31 PM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says another 17 companies have been approved for ...more»

Assembly set to strengthen NY equal pay law for women

April 27, 2015 | 01:28 PM
The state Assembly is set to give final approval to closing loopholes law guaranteeing ...more»

Cuomo signals he wants a 3rd term

April 27, 2015 | 01:27 PM
Andrew Cuomo says he wants to serve as New York's governor for "as long as ...more»

Ex-judge upholds Assembly harassment findings

April 24, 2015 | 10:36 AM
A hearing officer has upheld findings that a former state assemblyman violated ...more»

New York attorney general sues 2 tanning salon chains

April 24, 2015 | 10:34 AM
New York's attorney general has filed suit against two tanning salon chains, ...more»

NY buys 6,200 acres south of Adirondack High Peaks

April 24, 2015 | 10:33 AM
Paddlers have a new area to explore at the upper reaches of the Hudson River ...more»

New AG brings prosecutor's perspective to Justice Department

April 23, 2015 | 03:30 PM
As attorney general Loretta Lynch assumes a portfolio that includes fighting ...more»

Loretta Lynch wins confirmation as attorney general

April 23, 2015 | 03:29 PM
Federal prosecutor Loretta Lynch won confirmation to serve as attorney general ...more»

Skelos not stepping down amid federal probe

April 23, 2015 | 01:51 PM
The leader of the New York state Senate said Wednesday that he won't resign ...more»

Regents chief orders extension for teacher evaluations

April 23, 2015 | 01:44 PM
A top New York education official says the state's deadline for new teacher ...more»
Witnesses: UFC champ ran from crash, returned to grab cash
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Witnesses tell police that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones ran from a crash that hospitalized a pregnant woman but quickly came back to grab "a large handful of cash" from the car...
NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo signals he wants a 3rd term
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Andrew Cuomo says he wants to serve as New York's governor for "as long as the people will have me...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Monday:...
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:...
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:...
Cuomo: NY is 1st state to offer English lessons by cellphone
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York will be the first state to offer English-language lessons to Spanish speakers over their mobile phones...
Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Loretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as the 83rd U...
NY to offer English lessons by mobile phone
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state will soon offer English language lessons to Spanish speakers over their mobile phones...
Abilene racing greyhound sells at auction for record $85K
ABILENE, Kan. (AP) -- A racing greyhound from a farm south of Abilene has made a name for himself in the National Greyhound Association's auction record book...
New Ellis Island center to complete US immigration story
NEW YORK (AP) -- A gallery opening next month at the Ellis Island Museum will complete the story of America's immigration history...
Siena poll: Voters aren't convinced by NY ethics changes
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A poll suggests New York voters aren't impressed with government ethics rules adopted by lawmakers and Gov...
Assembly set to strengthen NY equal pay law for women
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The state Assembly is set to give final approval to closing loopholes law guaranteeing equal pay for women...
New Ellis Island center completes immigration story
NEW YORK (AP) -- A new center opening next month at the Ellis Island Museum completes the story of immigration to America...
5 still hospitalized after being wounded in bar shooting
GATES, N.Y. (AP) -- Five of the six people wounded in a shooting at a suburban Rochester bar remain hospitalized as a 31-year-old man faces a murder charges in the death of a seventh patron...
Buffalo's Anchor Bar to open chicken wing joint in Las Vegas
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Buffalo's iconic Anchor Bar is winging westward with plans sell its chicken wings at new location in Las Vegas...
Upgrades begin at storied artists' retreat in upstate NY
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- Work has begun on upgrades planned for a storied artists' retreat in upstate New York that has hosted some of America's greatest writers, composers and artists...
Highway patrol officer injured in crash on LIE
RONKONKOMA, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say a police officer has been injured in an early morning crash on the Long Island Expressway...
Opening statements set for man accused of killing policeman
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- Opening statements are set to get underway in the trial of the man charged with killing a Rochester police officer last year...
Program aims to increase energy efficiency, drive down rents
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bronx officials have come up with a program to increase energy efficiency and keep rents affordable...
White Plains to buy 50 police body cameras
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- The White Plains police department hopes to have all of its uniformed officers equipped with body cameras by the fall...

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