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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»

I-86 opened in Western NY after five-month project

October 20, 2014 | 11:33 AM
Crews have opened a stretch of Interstate 86 in western New York that had been ...more»

Artisanal ciders create a new revenue stream for apple growers

October 20, 2014 | 11:32 AM
With hard cider making a hardcore comeback across the country, apple growers ...more»

MTA too slow on subway repairs, says DiNapoli

October 20, 2014 | 11:31 AM
According to a report issued earlier this month by New York state Comptroller ...more»

Yogurt is now official state snack

October 20, 2014 | 11:30 AM
Yogurt is now the official snack of New York, a distinction suggested by a ...more»

SUNY Fredonia dedicates new $60M science center

October 20, 2014 | 11:30 AM
SUNY Fredonia has formally opened a new $60 million science facility focusing ...more»

Sen. Schumer seeks to make covert GPS tracking illegal

October 20, 2014 | 11:29 AM
Sen. Charles Schumer wants to make it illegal to track a person’s movements ...more»

Gov. Cuomo raises profile — but for what?

October 20, 2014 | 11:28 AM
With a new book, an appearance on David Letterman, high-profile trips overseas ...more»

Court of Appeals rejects bid to revive fracking ban case

October 16, 2014 | 12:23 PM
New York's highest court has rejected an attempt by the oil and gas industry ...more»

Exclusive! McEneny supports Prop One

October 14, 2014 | 10:12 AM
Former Assemblyman Jack McEneny, one of the four legislators who drew the current ...more»

NYSUT allowed to intervene in tenure case

October 14, 2014 | 10:04 AM
State Supreme Court Justice Philip Minardo has granted a motion by the New ...more»

Dems in danger of losing three upstate Senate seats

October 14, 2014 | 10:01 AM
Three of the six state Senate districts north of Westchester County held by ...more»

Equal justice not yet a reality, says panel of legal experts

October 14, 2014 | 10:00 AM
A panel of legal experts met in the New York State Court of Appeals Oct. 6 ...more»
Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies at 82
NEW YORK (AP) -- Oscar de la Renta, the worldly gentleman designer who shaped the wardrobe of socialites and Hollywood stars for more than four decades, has died...
Standing ovation at Met Opera despite protest
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani joined demonstrators outside the Metropolitan Opera on Monday for an emotional protest against a musical work about the death of a Jewish man they say glorifies his Palestinian killers...
America says no to cappuccino potato chips
NEW YORK (AP) -- America has rejected the idea of cappuccino-flavored Lay's potato chips...
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:...
Plumlee lifts Nets to 99-88 win over 76ers
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mason Plumlee had 20 points and 17 rebounds to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the Philadelphia 76ers 99-88 on Monday night...
NYPD: 2 people found dead in Brooklyn home
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police are investigating the deaths two people found unconscious and unresponsive inside an apartment in Brooklyn...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash4Life' game
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the "Cash4Life" game were:...
Mayo scores 24 points, Bucks top Knicks 120-107
NEW YORK (AP) -- Reserve guard O.J. Mayo scored a team-high 24 points, and Giannis Antentokounmpo added 14 as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the New York Knicks 120-107 in a preseason game on Monday night...
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:...
NYC gang member convicted in 2002 fatal shooting
NEW YORK (AP) -- A 32-year-old Bronx man has been convicted in a 2002 shooting at a christening party that killed a 10-year-old bystander and paralyzed a rival gang member...
Prosecutors to meet for gun-violence summit
NEW YORK (AP) -- Prosecutors from around the country are gathering to talk about preventing gun violence, in what's billed as the first summit of its kind...
Correction: China-Universal Theme Park story
BEIJING (AP) -- In a story Oct. 13 about Universal's new theme park in China, The Associated Press included Spider-Man in the headlines and lead as a character that might potentially be part of the park's attractions...
3-year-old NY girl's beating death ruled homicide
NEW YORK (AP) -- The 5-year-old brother of a 3-year-old New York City girl police say was fatally beaten by her stepfather over the weekend has given detectives a detailed account of the assault, telling investigators the beating was prompted after the girl soiled her diaper, authorities said Monday...
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:...
NYC mayor: Sandy home-repair effort working better
NEW YORK (AP) -- A program to help city homeowners with Superstorm Sandy home-repair efforts has made progress following an overhaul, and is aiming to count up to 1,000 construction starts and 1,500 reimbursement checks by the end of the year, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday...
Court overturns Vermont woman's DWI conviction
FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York appeals court has overturned the aggravated driving while intoxicated conviction of a Vermont woman arrested after a fatal crash in upstate New York...
Sliding track opens for season in Lake Placid
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) -- For the U.S. bobsled, skeleton and luge teams, home ice is ready again...

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