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Cuomo announces solar manufacturing plant for Buffalo

September 23, 2014 | 03:29 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo helped announce the groundbreaking of a major new clean energy ...more»

Gov. signs Risk and Resiliency Act to help government deal with climate change, stronger storms

September 23, 2014 | 03:11 PM
In conjunction with Climate Week 2014 in New York City, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed ...more»

Astorino hits all 62 New York counties on the campaign trail

September 23, 2014 | 03:05 PM
Following a campaign stop in Greene County on Saturday, Republican gubernatorial ...more»

Times Union/Siena Poll shows upstaters planning to leave NY after retirement

September 23, 2014 | 09:52 AM
Despite an improving economy, most upstate New Yorkers are still concerned ...more»

Hundreds speak out on New York casino plans

September 23, 2014 | 08:16 AM
Supporters and critics of proposals for an Albany-area casino weighed in Monday ...more»

Tourism Council plans increased publicity for New York destinations

September 22, 2014 | 03:05 PM
The Tourism Advisory Council met on Monday in Albany to discuss efforts to ...more»

Screening of "Kids for Cash" documentary to feature panel discussion on prison policies

September 22, 2014 | 02:05 PM
An organization that represents families of children with social, emotional, ...more»

Biz council sees positives in 2013 session

September 22, 2014 | 12:13 PM
An organization representing thousands of businesses across New York gave the ...more»

Cuomo: Use surplus to spur municipal consolidation

September 22, 2014 | 12:13 PM
New York should use nearly half of its more than $4 billion budget surplus ...more»

AARP warns of ‘boomer flight’

September 22, 2014 | 12:12 PM
A survey by the AARP shows that 60 percent of New Yorkers 50 and over plan ...more»

Census: NY poverty, income levels steady in 2013

September 22, 2014 | 12:12 PM
New Census estimates show the number of New Yorkers living in poverty remained ...more»

Board considers raising wages for those who work for tips

September 22, 2014 | 12:11 PM
The State Labor Department’s Wage Board convened in Albany to discuss ...more»

Commission to support state’s disabled workers

September 22, 2014 | 12:11 PM
New York is establishing a new commission to support employment of disabled ...more»

Unemployment benefits to increase in New York

September 22, 2014 | 12:10 PM
Benefits for the unemployed are set to go up in New York. Gov. Andrew Cuomo ...more»

Cahill Announces Initiative to Combat Domestic Abuse and Assault

September 22, 2014 | 12:09 PM
Attorney General candidate John Cahill announced a plan to create a ...more»

DiNapoli accepts PBA endorsement

September 22, 2014 | 12:08 PM
At their headquarters in downtown Albany, the Police Benevolent Association ...more»

Nurses get more power to administer hep-c tests under new state law

September 22, 2014 | 12:08 PM
Registered nurses will now be allowed to administer tests for hepatitis C, ...more»

Gloversville Latin teacher named state’s top educator

September 22, 2014 | 12:07 PM
The New York State Board of Regents named Gloversville Enlarged School District ...more»

Charter group sues for new school funding formula in NY

September 22, 2014 | 12:06 PM
Five families are suing New York state on behalf of charter school students ...more»

NY steps up security, no specific terror threat

September 22, 2014 | 12:06 PM
New York is starting to deploy National Guard troops and additional police ...more»

NYC municipal ID cards to offer free incentives

September 22, 2014 | 12:05 PM
Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration is adding incentives to encourage ...more»

Cuomo, Christie review security measures as U.S. prepares to address ISIS threat

September 22, 2014 | 12:04 PM
In response to the growing tension between the United States and terrorist ...more»

DOS launches efforts to protect new immigrants from fraud

September 22, 2014 | 12:04 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is spearheading a new initiative to protect immigrants from ...more»
ICE takes custody of Afghan Army officers
BOSTON (AP) -- Three Afghanistan National Army officers who went missing during a training exercise in Massachusetts are now in custody of U...
NYC mayor: City jails a very bad situation
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amid continued scrutiny of problems at Rikers Island and other New York City jails, Mayor Bill de Blasio (dih BLAH'-zee-oh) said bluntly that the situation in the city's correction department is very bad...
Chesapeake Bay states getting US funding for bay
ASHLAND, Va. (AP) -- Federal officials are delivering nearly $10 million in grant money to the Chesapeake Bay states, including hundreds of thousands of dollars to Virginia and West Virginia...
NYC mayor warns UN about climate change
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has decried "the reckless way we live" while addressing the United Nations about the threat of climate change...
Mayor: 'It's a very bad situation' in NYC jails
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amid continued scrutiny of problems at Rikers Island and other New York City jails, Mayor Bill de Blasio (dih BLAH'-zee-oh) said bluntly that the situation in the city's correction department is very bad...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Tuesday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday 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 Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
Pair arraigned in crash that injured 2 NY cops
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) -- A suburban New York police officer remains hospitalized after authorities say he was struck by the driver of an alleged stolen car fleeing a traffic stop...
Astorino reports $32,000 for outside work
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York's Republican candidate for governor, Westchester County executive Rob Astorino, earned nearly $32,000 last year for outside work, according to 2013 tax returns released Tuesday...
NYC photo show looks back at Debbie Harry's career
NEW YORK (AP) -- Forty-one years after Blondie hit the music scene, frontwoman Debbie Harry is looking back - but not through her music...
College: No action against students for big party
CANTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Officials at a northern New York college say no disciplinary action is planned after an off-campus party attended by about 300 students got out of hand...
Miss America admits she was forced out of sorority
NEW YORK (AP) -- Miss America Kira Kazantsev said Tuesday that she was removed from her college sorority over a letter that made light of hazing, but she denied a report that she was involved in aggressively hazing fellow students...
Bob Sheppard's voice to exit with Derek Jeter
NEW YORK (AP) -- When Derek Jeter plays his final game at Yankee Stadium, Bob Sheppard will exit along with the New York Yankees captain...
Casino panel hears input on Catskills casinos
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) -- Catskill region residents who see casinos as an economic lifeline and local opponents sounded off Tuesday before the panel that will decide where new upstate New York casinos will be located...
Obama scores coalition victory with Arab strikes
NEW YORK (AP) -- For President Barack Obama, the participation of five Arab nations in airstrikes against militants in Syria marked an unexpected foreign policy victory as he plunges the U...
Rare Warhol paintings headed to NYC auction
NEW YORK (AP) -- Elvis Presley. Marlon Brando...
GM to move Cadillac brand HQ to New York City
DETROIT (AP) -- The Cadillac luxury brand will move its headquarters to New York next year to get closer to those living lives of luxury...
Ex-al-Qaida spokesman gets life prison term in NY
NEW YORK (AP) -- Defiant to the end, Osama bin Laden's son-in-law was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison for acting as al-Qaida's spokesman after the Sept...
North Dakota State names new athletic director
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Stony Brook senior associate athletic director Matt Larsen has been named the next athletic director at North Dakota State University...

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