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Cahill gets endorsement from State Police investigators

October 29, 2014 | 04:10 PM
The Republican candidate looking to take over the Attorney General’s ...more»

Advocate for the disabled creates his own abuse hotline

October 29, 2014 | 04:04 PM
A vocal critic of the state’s system of care for the developmentally ...more»

Hawkins courts Teachout supporters

October 29, 2014 | 03:46 PM
Green Party candidate for governor, Howie Hawkins, is reaching out to Zephyr ...more»

NYSUT moves to dismiss tenure case

October 29, 2014 | 03:46 PM
New York State United Teachers Wednesday filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit ...more»

Environmentalists sue NY over Tappan Zee funding

October 28, 2014 | 02:12 PM
Environmental groups are suing New York state over Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan ...more»

Gun rights group calls for second debate

October 27, 2014 | 03:04 PM
The New York State Rifle & Pistol Association is calling for an additional ...more»

Candidates debate economy, leadership

October 27, 2014 | 02:03 PM
Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger traded insults and ...more»

U.S. prosecutor continues probe of Albany corruption

October 27, 2014 | 01:57 PM
The federal prosecutor who took over the files of New York’s Moreland ...more»

Integrity, public corruption big topics in AG’s race

October 27, 2014 | 01:56 PM
The candidates to be New York’s top lawyer say integrity and public corruption ...more»

Governors stress home quarantine for Ebola workers

October 27, 2014 | 01:55 PM
The gulf between politicians and scientists over Ebola widened on Sunday as ...more»

SUNY campuses implement preventative measures against Ebola

October 27, 2014 | 01:54 PM
SUNY campuses across the state announced they would be implementing policy ...more»

Job growth a key issue in governor’s race

October 27, 2014 | 01:53 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York has more jobs than ever and that upstate New ...more»

GOP candidate ignores perception he has no chance

October 27, 2014 | 01:53 PM
Never mind the poll numbers, the small crowds, the general perception that ...more»

Legal petition seeks NY ban on outdated rail cars

October 27, 2014 | 01:52 PM
A coalition of environmental groups and Albany residents filed a legal petition ...more»

Bill allows nurses, pharmacists access to immunization database

October 27, 2014 | 01:52 PM
A bill (A.9561-a/S.7253-a) to increase immunization safety for patients was ...more»

State abolishes 36 inactive agencies

October 27, 2014 | 01:51 PM
The size of government in New York state is now a little smaller thanks to ...more»

Energy center to help lower state’s utility bills

October 27, 2014 | 01:51 PM
A new energy management center will provide public facilities across New York ...more»

School bus contractors urge passage of two new safety laws

October 27, 2014 | 01:50 PM
The New York Bus Contractors Association is using School Bus Safety Week to ...more»

City schools looking at reforms to controversial ‘B21’ infractions

October 27, 2014 | 01:50 PM
A controversial school discipline code that pushes students out of school into ...more»

Attorney General warns about Ebola-related consumer scams

October 27, 2014 | 01:48 PM
A consumer alert tied to the Ebola crisis was announced earlier this week by ...more»

Cuomo’s office tightly controls public records

October 27, 2014 | 01:47 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo took office four years ago promising the most transparent ...more»

Governors stress home quarantine for Ebola workers

October 27, 2014 | 08:16 AM
State leaders in New York and New Jersey are at odds with scientists over Ebola ...more»

Rifle & Pistol Association endorses Astorino

October 23, 2014 | 09:25 AM
The New York State Rifle & Pistol Association announced its endorsements of ...more»
Man plunges to his death at NY mall
WEST NYACK, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a man has plunged several stories to his death at a suburban New York shopping mall...
Settlement reached in 2009 New York plane crash
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- A settlement has been reached in the only case to go to trial following a 2009 plane crash into a home outside Buffalo that killed 50 people...
Smithsonian names acting secretary for early 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The chief financial officer at the Smithsonian Institution has been appointed to serve as acting secretary of the museum complex early next year after the current secretary retires...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Thursday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
Maine nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike ride
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) -- All but daring Maine health authorities to go to court to have her confined, nurse Kaci Hickox went out on a bike ride Thursday in defiance of the state's voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients...
Court: Illegal police search led to dog death
NEW YORK (AP) -- A federal appeals court in New York says Hartford police were wrong to invade a Connecticut yard before killing the family's dog...
NY program will support Ebola medical volunteers
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov...
New York man evaluated after alleged biting attack
EVANS, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York man faces criminal charges after police say he bit off part of another man's ear during an unprovoked attack...
Rare Jefferson letters go on display at NYC museum
NEW YORK (AP) -- Twenty-one rarely seen letters by Thomas Jefferson have gone on display at the Museum of the City of New York...
Hudson River PCB dredging winding down for year
FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (AP) -- Federal regulators say PCB dredging in the upper Hudson River will finish for the year next week...
Indiana's high court hears IBM welfare case
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Indiana Supreme Court is weighing legal arguments in a dispute between state officials and IBM over the company's failed attempt to privatize Indiana's welfare services...
Troopers: Upstate murder suspect is NYPD retiree
BAINBRIDGE, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say the suspect charged with killing a 26-year-old upstate New York man and wounding his father during an apparent road-rage incident is a retired New York City police officer...
Rare Jefferson letters featured at NYC museum
NEW YORK (AP) -- Twenty-one rarely-seen letters by Thomas Jefferson are on view at the Museum of the City of New York...
Man dies after pickup hits deer, overturns on I-88
FENTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a 35-year-old man has been killed after his pickup truck hit a deer on an upstate New York highway and overturned, ejecting him from the vehicle...
A Headless Ranger? Mystery at Colonial burial site
FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (AP) -- Sleepy Hollow has the legend of the Headless Horseman...
News Guide: A look at latest Ebola developments
The Ebola outbreak is raising new questions about whether ordering quarantines is an effective way to fight deadly disease in the U...
2 sites dropped from list of Great Lakes hot spots
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) -- Federal officials say two locations in Michigan are being dropped from a list of 43 highly contaminated sites in the Great Lakes region...
Correction: Superstorm-Mental Health story
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) -- In a story Oct. 29 about Superstorm Sandy victims experiencing mental health issues, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of an organization helping with disaster distress response...
Law enforcement summit wrapping up in Cooperstown
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) -- More than 200 members of federal, state, tribal and local law enforcement are wrapping the annual New York State Intelligence Summit being held at an upstate resort hotel...

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