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Labor, clergy organize a ‘moral march to the polls’

August 29, 2014 | 08:51 AM
Marking the 51st anniversary of the march on Washington, labor unions and faith ...more»

Times endorses Wu over Hochul

August 28, 2014 | 11:39 AM
The New York Times has endorsed Tim Wu for New York lieutenant governor over ...more»

NY Times: No endorsement in Cuomo-Teachout race

August 27, 2014 | 01:23 PM
The New York Times editorial board announced Tuesday that it will not endorse ...more»

DiNapoli: Agency overtime spending is 'troubling'

August 27, 2014 | 12:13 PM
State agencies spent more than $316 million on overtime in the first six months ...more»

Antonacci challenges DiNapoli to debate

August 26, 2014 | 11:56 AM
State comptroller candidate Bob Antonacci is challenging incumbent Tom DiNapoli ...more»

Teachout wins endorsement of women's group

August 26, 2014 | 08:26 AM
Zephyr Teachout has won the endorsement of the National Organization for Women's ...more»

Q poll shows little support for recreational marijuana in NY

August 25, 2014 | 12:36 PM
Only 35 percent of New York State voters want to legalize marijuana for personal ...more»

Cuomo: Time to outlaw gender identity discrimination

August 25, 2014 | 12:34 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling on the state to outlaw discrimination against ...more»

Wineries can import grapes in wake of a poor harvest

August 25, 2014 | 12:31 PM
New York authorities will allow wineries to buy grapes and juice from out of ...more»

Macy’s to pay $650,000 in shopper-profiling probe

August 25, 2014 | 12:29 PM
Macy’s has agreed to pay $650,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling ...more»

Q poll finds highest-ever opposition to new drilling

August 25, 2014 | 12:13 PM
Opposition to drilling for natural gas in the Marcellus Shale is inching up ...more»

Fracking part of Astorino’s jobs plan

August 25, 2014 | 12:09 PM
Republican gubernatorial hopeful Rob Astorino unveiled a plan to boost New ...more»

Q-poll: Nearly half of New York voters say Cuomo is part of the corruption problem

August 25, 2014 | 12:07 PM
Government corruption in New York state is a "very serious" or "somewhat serious" ...more»

Third major labor union snubs Cuomo

August 25, 2014 | 12:04 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo was snubbed by a third major labor union when the 2.5 million ...more»

What’s the difference between Governors Andrew Cuomo, Chris Christie, and Rick Perry?

August 25, 2014 | 12:02 PM
You should know that there is an old saying: "You can indict a ham and cheese ...more»

Two very different racially charged incidents

August 25, 2014 | 11:56 AM
We suppose no one should be surprised that just a few weeks after Eric Garner ...more»

The consequences of this election are serious

August 25, 2014 | 11:55 AM
In 2011, when Republicans regained control of the New York State Senate, the ...more»

Safety standards lag oil train traffic

August 25, 2014 | 11:54 AM
With freight trains likely to rumble through the Rochester area laden with ...more»

Rebuilding the public trust

August 25, 2014 | 11:50 AM
One of the big problems government bodies have always had with retaining public ...more»

Gov. Cuomo under pressure to debate his challenger

August 25, 2014 | 11:39 AM
Rob Astorino, the Republican candidate for governor, has offered to debate ...more»

Primary foe aims for rebuke of Gov. Cuomo

August 25, 2014 | 11:16 AM
As Zephyr Teachout says, there wasn’t supposed to be a Democratic primary ...more»

Conservation voters make Sen. Avella's re-election a priority

August 25, 2014 | 10:57 AM
The New York League of Conservation Voters’ political action committee ...more»

DiNapoli: SUNY improves crime stats reporting, but more needs to be done

August 25, 2014 | 09:02 AM
The State University of New York’s 29 state-operated colleges made improvements ...more»
Man dies after boat partially sinks in LI waters
FREEPORT, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say an 80-year-old man out for a family boating excursion suffered cardiac arrest and died after the boat partially sank...
NYC police boss defends response in custody death
NEW YORK (AP) -- It appears police officers behaved appropriately when they put a protective body wrap on a drug user who later died in custody, New York City's police commissioner said Monday...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Monday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
Azarenka tops qualifier Krunic to reach US Open QF
NEW YORK (AP) -- Trailing against a woman trying to become the first qualifier in the U...
NY West Indian Day Parade marred by nearby slaying
NEW YORK (AP) -- Colorful floats, elaborate costumes, politicians and merrymakers filled Brooklyn's streets Monday for the annual West Indian Day Parade, a massive Caribbean celebration that was marred by a fatal shooting nearby before the official festivities got underway...
US OPEN SCENE: Azarenka's 'Happy Birthday' wish
NEW YORK (AP) -- As a singer, Victoria Azarenka makes for a really good tennis player...
Wawrinka pulls away to beat Robredo at US Open
NEW YORK (AP) -- Australian Open champ Stan Wawrinka tumbled into the stands, kept calling for the trainer to treat cramping, and still pulled away to reach the U...
Dizzy in heat, Bouchard out of upset-heavy US Open
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bothered by the heat and stifling humidity, Eugenie Bouchard felt dizzy and her vision was blurry...
Lyonssomewhere wins 60th Cane Pace
NICHOLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Lyonssomewhere beat favorite He's Watching by a half-length Monday to win the $437, 325 Cane Pace, the first leg of the Pacing Triple Crown...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash4Life' game
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the "Cash4Life" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
What to watch at US Open: Bencic, 17, eyes semis
NEW YORK (AP) -- A year ago at the U.S. Open, Belinda Bencic was ranked 331st and playing in the junior tournament, where she lost in the quarterfinals...
Murray beats Tsonga in 3 long sets at US Open
NEW YORK (AP) -- An hour-and-a-half into his stay at the U...
Retired Associated Press newsman dies in NY at 76
NEW YORK (AP) -- A former newsman who worked for The Associated Press for 39 years has died in New York...
Jets sign CB Adams, LB Edds, claim WR Powell
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Jets signed cornerback Phillip Adams, adding depth to their thin secondary, re-signed linebacker A...
Idzik: Cutting Patterson was 'best thing for Jets'
NEW YORK (AP) -- John Idzik and the New York Jets thought it was simply time to cut ties with Dimitri Patterson...
Arrest in fatal stabbing of NYC homeowner
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police say a man suspected of burglarizing a home and stabbing the owners when they interrupted him has been arrested...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday 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 Monday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:...

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