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Officials try to ease Ebola fear after doctor infected

October 24, 2014 | 12:00 PM
Officials tried to tamp down New Yorkers' fears Friday after a doctor was diagnosed ...more»

Cuomo urges calm as NYC sees first Ebola case

October 24, 2014 | 10:17 AM
The first confirmed case of Ebola in New York state has Gov. Andrew Cuomo trying ...more»

Rifle & Pistol Association endorses Astorino

October 23, 2014 | 09:25 AM
The New York State Rifle & Pistol Association announced its endorsements of ...more»

Candidates debate economy, leadership

October 23, 2014 | 07:37 AM
Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger traded insults and ...more»

Former LATFOR member: Reject Proposition One

October 22, 2014 | 03:36 PM
Sen. Martin Malavé Dilan, D-Brooklyn, a member of the task force that ...more»

US prosecutor continues probe of Albany corruption

October 22, 2014 | 02:52 PM
The federal prosecutor who took over the files of New York's Moreland anti-corruption ...more»

Comptroller notes NY state spending up, debt down

October 22, 2014 | 09:11 AM
New York's comptroller reports that state government spending increased 3.3 ...more»

Cahill: Heroin abuse is one of the most pressing issues in New York

October 21, 2014 | 04:03 PM
Republican candidate for Attorney General John Cahill spoke to reporters outside ...more»

Rifle and Pistol Association endorses Astorino; Issues report card on legislative candidates

October 21, 2014 | 03:37 PM
The New York State Rifle & Pistol Association announced its endorsements of ...more»

Schumer endorses Tkaczyk

October 21, 2014 | 03:01 PM
Senator Cecilia Tkaczyk, D-Duanesburg, on Tuesday received an official endorsement ...more»

JFK one of five U.S. airports still allowed to receive travelers from Ebola-stricken nations

October 21, 2014 | 02:30 PM
The Department of Homeland Security announced Tuesday that JFK airport in Queens ...more»

NY to require CPR training in high school

October 21, 2014 | 01:53 PM
Gov Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill that would likely require CPR training for ...more»

Biden joins Cuomo to call for NY airport improvements

October 20, 2014 | 03:57 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing major renovations to JFK and LaGuardia airports ...more»

Cuomo: New York is ready if Ebola arrives

October 20, 2014 | 12:14 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said last Thursday that New York state is ready to tackle ...more»

SUNY system steps up Ebola planning

October 20, 2014 | 11:52 AM
New York’s state university system has stepped up its response to the ...more»

Cuomo picks judge from Albany for top court

October 20, 2014 | 11:38 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday selected a mid-level appellate judge from Albany ...more»

Ball again named most conservative senator

October 20, 2014 | 11:37 AM
The Conservative Party of New York State recently named Senator Greg Ball, ...more»

Romney backs Astorino in governor’s race

October 20, 2014 | 11:36 AM
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is giving Rob Astorino ...more»

DiNapoli, Antonacci debate the role of state comptroller

October 20, 2014 | 11:36 AM
Incumbent Thomas DiNapoli and his challenger, Onondaga County Comptroller Bob ...more»

Cuomo’s travels could reap benefits in November and Possibly 2016

October 20, 2014 | 11:35 AM
Recently, a series of foreign trips emerged in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s schedule ...more»

NYCLU trial on legal aid suit pushed back Again

October 20, 2014 | 11:34 AM
The New York Civil Liberties Union says the trial in its lawsuit seeking better ...more»

15 counties ask state to defend the poor

October 20, 2014 | 11:34 AM
A group of 15 upstate New York counties is urging the state to take over their ...more»

NY awarding $20M for regional land banks

October 20, 2014 | 11:33 AM
The New York Attorney General’s Office says it has awarded $20 million ...more»
Flight 93 fire losses included photos, other items
SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- An inventory released Friday of items lost from a recent fire at the Flight 93 National Memorial headquarters includes hundreds of original photographs and items found at the crash site that were linked to the passengers and crew...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
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Groups in 3 states question Entergy finances
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- Nuclear watchdog groups in three states are questioning Entergy Corp...
Ebola cleanup workers sent to doctor's building
NEW YORK (AP) -- A company that handles Ebola decontamination has been sent to the home of the New York City doctor who's hospitalized with the ailment...
NYC museum plans Basquiat exhibition
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Brooklyn Museum plans an exhibition on graffiti artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (zhahn mee-SHEHL' BAH'-skee-aht) that includes eight rarely seen notebooks filled with his handwritten texts and sketches...
NBCUniversal settles with unpaid interns for $6.4M
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBCUniversal will pay $6.4 million to settle a class action lawsuit brought by unpaid interns who worked on "Saturday Night Live" and other shows who claim they are owed wages, according to court documents...
NYC tries to ease Ebola fear after doctor infected
NEW YORK (AP) -- Officials tried to tamp down New Yorkers' fears Friday after a doctor was diagnosed with Ebola in a city where millions of people squeeze into crowded subways, buses and elevators every day...
Cuomo's office tightly controls public records
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo took office four years ago promising the most transparent administration in history, but journalists and advocacy groups say his office tightly controls requests for public records on anything controversial and routinely delays or denies their release...
Problems force delays on Metro-North in Conn., NY
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A series of problems forced delays for commuters on Metro-North Railroad's New Haven line in Connecticut and the Harlem and Hudson lines in New York...
Motive sought in hatchet attack on NYC officers
NEW YORK (AP) -- Investigators were working on Friday to determine why a man attacked a group of New York Police Department officers with a hatchet before they shot him dead...
Bill Clinton to Syracuse to rally for Maffei
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Former president Bill Clinton is headed to Syracuse for a get-out-the-vote rally for Rep...
NYC Ebola patient's neighbor: I'm not concerned
NEW YORK (AP) -- A neighbor of the New York City Ebola patient says she's more concerned for him than she is for herself...
Clemson's Venables: Get ready for more close games
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) -- Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables believes there's going to be more down-to-the-wire games in college football...
Settlement for girl scalded by coffee in NY
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- The family of a 5-year-old girl scalded by a hot cup of coffee at a restaurant along the Thruway has won a six-figure settlement in federal court...
NY governor: Doctor had 100.3 temp, not 103
NEW YORK (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the New York doctor who has tested positive for Ebola "obviously felt he wasn't symptomatic" when he went out "in a limited way...
Subway rider: 'Lot of germs in NY'
NEW YORK (AP) -- One New Yorker says he hadn't heard about the Ebola case until he was riding the subway to work...
Upstate NY man accused of firing rifle into air
GRANVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- An upstate New York man has been arrested after police say he threatened to kill his girlfriend and fired a rifle into the air...
Bristol-Myers tops Street 3Q forecasts
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) on Friday reported third-quarter profit of $721 million...

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