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Labor, clergy organize a ‘moral march to the polls’

August 29, 2014 | 08:51 AM
Marking the 51st anniversary of the march on Washington, labor unions and faith ...more»

Times endorses Wu over Hochul

August 28, 2014 | 11:39 AM
The New York Times has endorsed Tim Wu for New York lieutenant governor over ...more»

NY Times: No endorsement in Cuomo-Teachout race

August 27, 2014 | 01:23 PM
The New York Times editorial board announced Tuesday that it will not endorse ...more»

DiNapoli: Agency overtime spending is 'troubling'

August 27, 2014 | 12:13 PM
State agencies spent more than $316 million on overtime in the first six months ...more»

Antonacci challenges DiNapoli to debate

August 26, 2014 | 11:56 AM
State comptroller candidate Bob Antonacci is challenging incumbent Tom DiNapoli ...more»

Teachout wins endorsement of women's group

August 26, 2014 | 08:26 AM
Zephyr Teachout has won the endorsement of the National Organization for Women's ...more»

Q poll shows little support for recreational marijuana in NY

August 25, 2014 | 12:36 PM
Only 35 percent of New York State voters want to legalize marijuana for personal ...more»

Cuomo: Time to outlaw gender identity discrimination

August 25, 2014 | 12:34 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling on the state to outlaw discrimination against ...more»

Wineries can import grapes in wake of a poor harvest

August 25, 2014 | 12:31 PM
New York authorities will allow wineries to buy grapes and juice from out of ...more»

Macy’s to pay $650,000 in shopper-profiling probe

August 25, 2014 | 12:29 PM
Macy’s has agreed to pay $650,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling ...more»

Q poll finds highest-ever opposition to new drilling

August 25, 2014 | 12:13 PM
Opposition to drilling for natural gas in the Marcellus Shale is inching up ...more»

Fracking part of Astorino’s jobs plan

August 25, 2014 | 12:09 PM
Republican gubernatorial hopeful Rob Astorino unveiled a plan to boost New ...more»

Q-poll: Nearly half of New York voters say Cuomo is part of the corruption problem

August 25, 2014 | 12:07 PM
Government corruption in New York state is a "very serious" or "somewhat serious" ...more»

Third major labor union snubs Cuomo

August 25, 2014 | 12:04 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo was snubbed by a third major labor union when the 2.5 million ...more»

What’s the difference between Governors Andrew Cuomo, Chris Christie, and Rick Perry?

August 25, 2014 | 12:02 PM
You should know that there is an old saying: "You can indict a ham and cheese ...more»

Two very different racially charged incidents

August 25, 2014 | 11:56 AM
We suppose no one should be surprised that just a few weeks after Eric Garner ...more»

The consequences of this election are serious

August 25, 2014 | 11:55 AM
In 2011, when Republicans regained control of the New York State Senate, the ...more»

Safety standards lag oil train traffic

August 25, 2014 | 11:54 AM
With freight trains likely to rumble through the Rochester area laden with ...more»

Rebuilding the public trust

August 25, 2014 | 11:50 AM
One of the big problems government bodies have always had with retaining public ...more»

Gov. Cuomo under pressure to debate his challenger

August 25, 2014 | 11:39 AM
Rob Astorino, the Republican candidate for governor, has offered to debate ...more»

Primary foe aims for rebuke of Gov. Cuomo

August 25, 2014 | 11:16 AM
As Zephyr Teachout says, there wasn’t supposed to be a Democratic primary ...more»

Conservation voters make Sen. Avella's re-election a priority

August 25, 2014 | 10:57 AM
The New York League of Conservation Voters’ political action committee ...more»

DiNapoli: SUNY improves crime stats reporting, but more needs to be done

August 25, 2014 | 09:02 AM
The State University of New York’s 29 state-operated colleges made improvements ...more»
Column: Stewart's Chase status doesn't matter
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Tony Stewart has one final shot to make the Chase, and it's not a very good one: He must win Saturday night at Richmond, where he last visited Victory Lane in 2002...
Bryan brothers roll to quarters of US Open doubles
NEW YORK (AP) -- Americans Bob and Mike Bryan advanced to the quarterfinals of the U...
Pennetta moves into quarters of US Open
NEW YORK (AP) -- Flavia Pennetta moved into the U...
Program trains refugees for work on NY dairy farms
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- Every morning, a handful of Bhutanese refugees who have settled in city neighborhoods board a van that takes them past bustling streets and suburbs and into a rural landscape where cows outnumber people...
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:...
Homeowner interrupting burglary is fatally stabbed
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police in New York City say an intruder stabbed a couple who interrupted a burglary at their home, killing the man and injuring his wife...
US Open darling Bellis wins in junior opener
NEW YORK (AP) -- The darling of the U.S. Open, 15-year-old CiCi Bellis, opened her pursuit of the junior girls' crown with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over Mexico's Renata Zarazua...
Suspect in custody in fatal SI home invasion
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police say a suspect is in custody for allegedly fatally stabbing a homeowner and injuring his wife during a home invasion...
Shooting suspect nabbed before West Indian parade
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton says a suspect is in custody in a fatal shooting that occurred hours before the start of the nearby West Indian Day Parade...
Former NHL defenseman Vadnais dies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former NHL defenseman Carol Vadnais, a six-time all-star, has died...
Woman dies in off-road accident in western NY
EAGLE, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a 42-year-old woman has died after an accident involving a group of friends driving Jeeps off-road on private land in western New York...
Buffalo Bills release TE Tony Moeaki
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- The Buffalo Bills have released tight end Tony Moeaki after reaching an injury settlement with the fourth-year player...
David Muir takes over at ABC's 'World News'
NEW YORK (AP) -- Among the stories David Muir will introduce during his first week as ABC's "World News" anchor is one he reported about a generation of Syrian refugees missing out on an education...
NJ Transit's Coast Line service restored
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Officials say a man was struck and killed by a train on New Jersey Transit's North Jersey Coast Line route near Matawan...
For sale: Century-old cards of Ty Cobb, Cy Young
BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) -- A baseball fan took up smoking a century ago and with it acquired another habit: holding onto little cards that bore the faces of baseball's earliest greats...
Driver faces charges in Va. wreck that killed 3
KELLER, Va. (AP) -- An Accomac man faces involuntary manslaughter charges stemming from a wreck that killed three people on the Eastern Shore...
Study finds union jobs rebound in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) -- A new study suggests the number of working-age New Yorkers who identified themselves as members of labor unions rose in the last 18 months...
5 things to know about driving on marijuana
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The legalization of recreational marijuana in two states - Colorado and Washington - and medical marijuana in more than 20 others has raised concern that there will be more drivers stoned behind the wheel...

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