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New bill would require screening for weapons at theaters, malls and arenas

July 29, 2015 | 01:31 PM
Following the recent shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana, Sen. Tony Avella, D-Queens, ...more»

Assemblyman DiPietro says new fast food wages will hurt teens

July 29, 2015 | 01:18 PM
Assemblyman David DiPietro, R-East Aurora, said the state wage board’s ...more»

Troopers' union complains about patrol car mileage

July 29, 2015 | 10:25 AM
The union representing state troopers has filed a complaint saying many patrol ...more»

Interstate gas pipeline re-routed to avoid fragile NY forest

July 29, 2015 | 10:11 AM
A section of the planned Constitution Pipeline, designed to bring natural gas ...more»

Governor burnishes labor ties at Lake George events

July 29, 2015 | 10:10 AM
New York's governor has travelled to Lake George to address two meetings of ...more»

Christie: I'll meet with Cuomo, feds on Hudson rail tunnel

July 29, 2015 | 10:06 AM
Gov. Chris Christie said Tuesday he expects to meet with New York Gov. Andrew ...more»

Chief administrative judge stepping down

July 29, 2015 | 09:58 AM
New York's chief administrative judge, who oversees the administration of the ...more»

Major U.S. companies pledge to reduce carbon footprint

July 28, 2015 | 03:14 PM
Thirteen of the largest companies in the United States have signed the American ...more»

Lawmaker wants Westchester included with NYC for purpose of wage increases

July 28, 2015 | 03:04 PM
Assemblyman Tom Abinanti, D-Greenburgh, is urging the state Labor Department ...more»

Bill would eliminate religious and philosophical exemptions for childhood vaccines

July 28, 2015 | 01:39 PM
Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz, a Bronx Democrat, is introducing a new bill that ...more»

Prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers

July 28, 2015 | 11:55 AM
A northern New York prison worker admitted Tuesday to smuggling hacksaw blades ...more»

Gov. Cuomo announces new LaGuardia Airport

July 28, 2015 | 08:38 AM
A year after comparing New York's LaGuardia Airport to "some Third World Country," ...more»

NY wins $600 million hub for photonics research, development

July 28, 2015 | 08:37 AM
Rochester, whose fortunes have risen and fallen with the demand for futuristic ...more»

Sen. Sampson found guilty of obstruction

July 27, 2015 | 02:04 PM
A once-powerful New York politician was convicted Friday on charges he lied ...more»

Central NY woman fighting DEC to keep wild deer

July 27, 2015 | 02:04 PM
Licensed animal rehabilitator Cindy McGinley is at odds with the Department ...more»

Facebook loses in clash with prosecutors over users’ data

July 27, 2015 | 02:03 PM
Facebook can’t block nearly 400 search warrants seeking users’ ...more»

‘War has come to our shores’

July 27, 2015 | 02:02 PM
Following the attack of a military recruiting center and a Navy and Marines ...more»

Gov. Cuomo signs legislation that strengthens disability protections

July 27, 2015 | 02:01 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is marking the 25th anniversary of the federal Americans ...more»

Special Education provider overcharges state $800,000

July 27, 2015 | 02:00 PM
The latest in a series of audits released by state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli ...more»

Comptroller uncovers larceny by town clerk

July 27, 2015 | 01:59 PM
Former Bennington Town Clerk Tina Metz plead guilty July 22 in Wyoming County ...more»

DiNapoli urges scrutiny of Long Island utility

July 27, 2015 | 01:58 PM
New York’s state comptroller says more oversight is needed of Long Island ...more»

State’s AG targets long-time children’s leukemia ‘charity’

July 27, 2015 | 01:57 PM
A lawsuit filed by the Attorney General’s Office is targeting a charity ...more»

New law expands pharmacists’ power to administer vaccines

July 27, 2015 | 01:55 PM
A bill that extends the authority of pharmacists and nurse practitioners to ...more»
Duda homers 3 times, Flores plays through tears in Mets loss
NEW YORK (AP) -- Wilmer Flores wiped away tears as he warmed up at shortstop for the eighth inning, thinking he was being traded from the organization he joined as a teenager...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Wednesday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Lotto" game were:...
Colby Lewis gets 11th win as Rangers beat Yankees 5-2
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Colby Lewis went six innings for his 11th victory and the Texas Rangers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 5-2 win over the AL East-leading New York Yankees on Wednesday night...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:...
Fire truck collides with shuttle bus in Yonkers; 10 injured
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) -- Ten people were injured when a fire truck collided with a casino shuttle bus in Yonkers...
Court nixes release of New York chokehold death testimony
NEW YORK (AP) -- The public can't see the testimony a grand jury weighed before declining to indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man, an appeals court said Wednesday, citing longstanding reasons for grand jury confidentiality...
Upton, Solarte lead Padres over Mets
NEW YORK (AP) -- Justin Upton homered and drove in three runs and Yonder Alonso also connected as the San Diego Padres beat the New York Mets 7-3 on Wednesday night despite three long balls from Lucas Duda...
Judge chides State official over AP records request response
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A judge on Wednesday chided a State Department official for the department's slowness in responding to Associated Press requests for documents from Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as secretary of state...
Johnson, January lead Indiana Fever past New York 84-72
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Shenise Johnson scored 19 points to lead a balanced offense and the Indiana Fever ended the New York Liberty's five-game winning streak with a 84-72 victory Wednesday night...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
NYC correction investigator arrested on child porn charges
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York City correction department investigator has been arrested on child pornography charges...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday 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 Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:...
Judge refuses to toss out US spying charges against banker
NEW YORK (AP) -- A federal judge refused on Wednesday to throw out a spy case against a Russian banker, rejecting arguments that the U...
3 UVa graduates sue Rolling Stone over retracted rape story
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity profiled in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story filed a lawsuit against the publication and the article's author Wednesday, court records show...

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