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Assemblyman charged with misusing campaign funds

October 01, 2014 | 02:10 PM
Queens Democrat William Scarborough was arrested on Wednesday morning and charged ...more»

NY panel cites campaign limits on state workers

October 01, 2014 | 10:12 AM
New York's ethics commission has issued guidance to state workers reminding ...more»

Green Party candidate calls for commission to organize political debates

September 30, 2014 | 02:25 PM
In a phone conference with reporters Tuesday, Green Party gubernatorial candidate ...more»

SUNY New Paltz to host Gibson-Eldridge debate on sustainability

September 30, 2014 | 11:55 AM
Incumbent Congressman Chris Gibson and his challenger Sean Eldridge will pitch ...more»

U.S. senators join Cuomo in asking for medical marijuana waiver

September 30, 2014 | 10:01 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration, in conjunction with U.S. Sens. Chuck Schumer ...more»

64 SUNY campuses to hold admissions information session at Empire State Plaza

September 30, 2014 | 09:54 AM
College-bound students interested in attending a SUNY school will have a chance ...more»

Capitol Hauntings tours begin October 6

September 30, 2014 | 09:44 AM
As the leaves of autumn begin to show their colors and the nights begin to ...more»

Astorino pays homage to famous "daisy" ad in new campaign video

September 30, 2014 | 08:53 AM
A young child picking pedals from a daisy in a field; she counts the pedals ...more»

Cuomo maintains large lead over Astorino, despite drop in job performance rating

September 29, 2014 | 12:21 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is maintaining a large lead over Republican gubernatorial ...more»

Reports: Cuomo campaign dominates TV airwaves

September 29, 2014 | 12:20 PM
New York voters have been targeted with 20,000 broadcast TV ads during the ...more»

State agencies must consider extreme weather in future planning, permitting decisions

September 29, 2014 | 12:20 PM
In conjunction with Climate Week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law the Community ...more»

Judge dismisses teachers’ challenge to tax cap

September 29, 2014 | 12:19 PM
A judge has dismissed a legal challenge to New York’s property tax cap ...more»

State spending $750M to help SolarCity build new plant in Buffalo

September 29, 2014 | 12:19 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo helped break ground on a major new clean energy facility ...more»

NY awards $2 million in Hudson River grants

September 29, 2014 | 12:18 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced more than $2 million in state grants for projects ...more»

Farmers worried about an EPA plan to redefine ‘water’

September 29, 2014 | 12:17 PM
Almost three dozen counties and local municipalities across the state have ...more»

AG, State Ed. surveying every district to learn about anti-bullying efforts

September 29, 2014 | 12:16 PM
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and State Education Department Commissioner ...more»

Gov. Cuomo agrees to two debates

September 29, 2014 | 12:15 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday that he will participate in two debates ahead ...more»

NY Launches New Campaign To Fight Heroin, Opioid Addiction

September 29, 2014 | 12:14 PM
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the launch of a new public service campaign ...more»

Finger Lakes residents ask U.S. senators to intervene in ongoing propane storage fight

September 29, 2014 | 12:13 PM
Residents and business owners in the Finger Lakes region are calling for U.S. ...more»

EPA releases 5-year plan to improve Great Lakes

September 29, 2014 | 12:13 PM
The Obama administration unveiled an updated five-year plan for restoring the ...more»

US regulators OK 330-mile Canada-NYC power line

September 29, 2014 | 12:12 PM
Federal energy regulators have given final approval for construction of a 330-mile ...more»

Volunteer first responders protected under new law

September 29, 2014 | 12:11 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that will protect the jobs of volunteer ...more»

Ten municipalities were under municipal financial stress in 2013

September 29, 2014 | 12:10 PM
New York’s comptroller reports 10 municipalities in the state were under ...more»
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Wednesday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
Dem challenger calls GOP House incumbent a liar
NEW YORK (AP) -- At a raucous debate Wednesday, Democratic challenger Domenic Recchia called Republican Rep...
NY judge resigning in probe of political activity
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A state judge in Brooklyn has agreed to resign following a complaint that he engaged in political activity and used his office in an attempt to help District Attorney Charles Hynes get re-elected...
NY Post settles lawsuit over 'Bag Men' cover
BOSTON (AP) -- A settlement has been reached in a defamation lawsuit against the New York Post for its "Bag Men" cover three days after the Boston Marathon bombing...
No resolution for Jets player accused of assault
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) -- A New York Jets practice squad player is due in court in two weeks on domestic violence charges, possibly to have a trial date set...
Hearing delayed for driver in fatal Del. bus crash
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) -- A court commissioner has rescheduled a preliminary hearing for the driver of a tour bus that crashed in Delaware, killing two passengers and injuring dozens of others...
2 NY brothers die after crash that killed 3rd man
LANSING, N.Y. (AP) -- Hospital officials have confirmed the deaths of two brothers who were injured when an all-terrain vehicle and a motorcycle collided on a central New York last week...
Correction: Buffalo Silos-Beer Ad story
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- In a story Sept. 30 about a beer advertisement being installed on grain silos, The Associated Press erroneously reported the company that paid for the ad...
NYC schools chancellor: 'No more letter grades'
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City's schools chancellor says it's common sense to do away with A-to-F grading...
Lena Dunham launches tour for book of adult essays
NEW YORK (AP) -- There was a baby in the audience and Lena Dunham wondered why...
Pepsi to launch soda sweetened with stevia
NEW YORK (AP) -- There's Pepsi, Diet Pepsi and now, Pepsi True, a midcalorie version of the soda made with natural sweeteners...
New York Times cutting 100 jobs, NYT Opinion app
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Times Co. is launching another round of buyouts and layoffs, telling staff on Wednesday that it must cut 100 newsroom jobs to further reduce costs and focus resources on its digital operations...
NY legislator charged with misusing campaign funds
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A longtime state assemblyman from New York City was charged Wednesday with felony counts of using his campaign funds for personal expenses...
Jeter launches site to connect athletes to fans
NEW YORK (AP) -- Derek Jeter was one of the world's most covered athletes in media during his 20-season career with the New York Yankees...
Suspect in sex assault caught near college campus
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- A paroled sex offender shot by police during a chase six years ago has been taken into custody in connection with an attack on a woman in the Albany area...
2 injured by falling debris in mid-Manhattan
NEW YORK (AP) -- Authorities say two people have been injured by falling debris in midtown Manhattan...
Judge tosses suit over IU student's disappearance
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A federal judge has thrown out the lawsuit filed by the parents of an Indiana University student last seen more than three years ago against two men who were with her the night she vanished...
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