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Student Protection Unit shuts down loan company for deceptive practices

July 06, 2015 | 03:01 PM
Student loan debt relief provider Interactiv Education LLC, doing business ...more»

Gillibrand vows to help 'blue water' vets

July 06, 2015 | 02:43 PM
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was joined by congressmen Chris Gibson and Paul ...more»

Oil train activists mark second anniversary of Lac-Megantic explosion

July 06, 2015 | 02:23 PM
Two years ago Monday, 47 people died in Lac-Megantic, Quebec when 63 train ...more»

'Save the Moguls'

July 06, 2015 | 01:59 PM
Share Better, a coalition of elected officials, housing groups and community ...more»

Answers sought in Dannemora prison escape

July 06, 2015 | 11:46 AM
Now that the manhunt for escaped inmates Richard Matt and David Sweat has finally ...more»

New warden, new rules at Dannemora

July 06, 2015 | 11:46 AM
The new Superintendent of the Clinton Correctional Facility, Michael Kirkpatrick, ...more»

The gloves are off

July 06, 2015 | 11:43 AM
Mayor Bill de Blasio, who 18 months ago in his inaugural address pledged to ...more»

Officials warn of ‘ghost guns’

July 06, 2015 | 11:42 AM
Three New Yorkers were recently arrested on charges of assembling and selling ...more»

DMV’s concert crackdown

July 06, 2015 | 11:41 AM
The state’s enforcement of underage drinking regulations at two recent ...more»

Ex-top Dem gets 7 years in prison

July 06, 2015 | 11:41 AM
Former Democratic state Sen. Malcolm Smith was sentenced last week to seven ...more»

DEC Commissioner Martens resigns

July 06, 2015 | 11:40 AM
A day after enacting a promised ban on fracking, New York Department of Environmental ...more»

State agencies offer $50 million in grants for water systems

July 06, 2015 | 11:39 AM
State officials say $50 million is now available to local governments for water ...more»

Commission to hold hearings on judicial conduct

July 06, 2015 | 11:39 AM
The Commission on Statewide Attorney Discipline will be holding public hearings ...more»

Lippman names two members to pay-raise commission

July 06, 2015 | 11:38 AM
The latest appointees to the Commission on Legislative, Judicial and Executive ...more»

Dangerous men, careful plans and a bold escape for the ages

July 06, 2015 | 11:36 AM
It was dawn in the cellblocks of Dannemora, time for a round of bed checks ...more»

DEC Commissioner Martens resigns

July 02, 2015 | 08:25 AM
A day after enacting a promised ban on fracking, New York Department of Environmental ...more»

New warden, increased security after New York prison escape

July 02, 2015 | 08:24 AM
A new superintendent has been named at the maximum-security prison in upstate ...more»

Ex-NY Sen. Smith gets 7 years in prison for mayor race plot

July 01, 2015 | 12:58 PM
Former Democratic state Sen. Malcolm Smith was sentenced Wednesday to seven ...more»

Firefighters say: Leave the fireworks to the professionals

July 01, 2015 | 09:23 AM
While this is the first Independence Day since certain fireworks were legalized ...more»

$7.3B to be shared among health care networks to overhaul

July 01, 2015 | 08:07 AM
Some $7.3 billion will be divided among 25 networks of health care providers ...more»

At last, de Blasio takes off gloves and hits back at Cuomo

July 01, 2015 | 08:04 AM
Mayor Bill de Blasio, who 18 months ago in his inaugural address pledged to ...more»

Official: Prison chief, 11 others put on leave after escape

July 01, 2015 | 08:03 AM
The superintendent at the prison where two killers broke out has been placed ...more»

Fast Food Wage Board needs to deliberate on proposed increase

June 29, 2015 | 03:13 PM
The state’s Fast Food Wage Board was unable to come to a unanimous decision ...more»
Wins, setbacks mark the path to nationwide same-sex marriage
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In 2004, when Massachusetts became the first state to allow same-sex couples to marry, President George W...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Monday:...
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:...
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:...
New York man found dead in northeastern Pennsylvania lake
LAKE ARIEL, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a New York state man apparently drowned in a northeastern Pennsylvania lake over the weekend...
US appeals court upholds EPA plan to clean up Chesapeake Bay
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A U.S. appeals court has upheld a federal plan limiting pollution in the Chesapeake Bay despite objections from farmers who accuse the Environmental Protection Agency of abusing its power...
2 men charged in fatal shooting at Massachusetts hotel
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) -- Two men face murder and other charges in the fatal shooting of a New York woman at a Massachusetts hotel...
Italy playmaker Andrea Pirlo joins New York from Juventus
NEW YORK (AP) -- Star midfielder Andrea Pirlo joined Major League Soccer's New York City FC from Juventus on Monday, a little more than a month after winning a fifth consecutive Italian league title...
Correction: DEM 2016-Clinton-Policy story
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a story July 6 about Hillary Rodham Clinton's policy research efforts, The Associated Press misspelled the name of the president of Miami Dade College...
Silvercup Studios is expanding to the Bronx
NEW YORK (AP) -- Silvercup Studios is expanding with a new complex in the Port Morris section of the Bronx...
5-year-old child killed in accident on upstate NY dairy farm
GALEN, N.Y. (AP) -- State police are investigating the death of a 5-year-old child on an upstate New York dairy farm...
Proposals for Southern Tier casino face deadline
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Groups interested in bidding for a single available casino license in New York's Southern Tier are up against a deadline...
Yonkers superintendent's stepson drowns at Jersey shore
MANTOLOKING, N.J. (AP) -- A man who drowned over the weekend while swimming at the Jersey shore was the stepson of a New York schools superintendent...
10 people shot in Syracuse over holiday weekend
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Syracuse police say 10 people were shot in less than 24 hours over Fourth of July weekend and a teenager hit by gunfire early Monday has died...
Western NY woman and 2 dogs found dead on reservation
TONAWANDA, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities are investigating the death of a 54-year-old woman on the Tonawanda Indian Reservation in western New York...
Activists want voice in use of Rochester police body cameras
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- Activists are pushing to have a voice in how police body cameras in Rochester are used...
Treasures from sunken Spanish galleon set for auction
NEW YORK (AP) -- A solid gold chain and an intricate gold-and-enamel spoon are among items pulled from the wreckage of a 400-year-old Spanish galleon that will be auctioned off next month...
70 charged on LI with DWI during July 4 holiday weekend
PORT JEFFERSON STATION, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say at least 70 people have been charged with drunken driving on Long Island during the Fourth of July weekend...
Studio Museum in Harlem unveils $122 million expansion
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Harlem museum limited for years by its decades-old building is getting a new home...
Public Advocate: Kids spend too much time in NYC foster care
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City's public advocate says children are spending too much time in the city's foster care system and between multiple homes...

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