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NY'ers united against legislative pay raise, split on fracking

December 19, 2014 | 10:23 AM
According to a Siena College Poll released Friday, New Yorkers are strongly ...more»

Casinos slated for Schenectady, Seneca, and Sullivan counties

December 17, 2014 | 03:34 PM
The New York state Gaming Commission's Gaming Facility Location Board has approved ...more»

Stakeholders, experts weigh in on fracking decision

December 17, 2014 | 02:19 PM
After more than five years waiting for a decision on high-volume hydraulic ...more»

Most NY teachers rated effective in evaluations

December 17, 2014 | 07:41 AM
Better than nine out of 10 New York school teachers were rated effective or ...more»

The D'oh of Homer: Professors employ TV's Simpsons

December 17, 2014 | 07:27 AM
Bart and Lisa Simpson have been in elementary school for 25 years. But that ...more»

Tensions mount between NYC mayor, police union

December 16, 2014 | 02:22 PM
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is delivering the latest volley in his ongoing ...more»

Political powerhouse David Garth dies in New York

December 16, 2014 | 10:05 AM
Powerful political adviser David Garth, who spearheaded the creation of the ...more»

NYCLU proposes changing police tactics

December 15, 2014 | 02:36 PM
In a letter to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, the ...more»

AG settles with landowner charged with polluting NYC reservoir

December 15, 2014 | 02:32 PM
After a Putnam County landowner’s illegal landfill polluted a New York ...more»

Albany County Exec to hold public hearing on 'toxic toys' bill

December 15, 2014 | 02:21 PM
Albany County Executive Dan McCoy will hold a public hearing before a final ...more»

Rappers urge Cuomo to reform justice system

December 15, 2014 | 12:14 PM
Hip-hop moguls Jay-Z and Russell Simmons and rapper-actor Common on Wednesday ...more»

Civil rights groups request hearings on justice reform

December 15, 2014 | 12:13 PM
Twelve civil rights groups sent a letter to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative ...more»

Cuomo says he will offer justice reform package

December 15, 2014 | 12:12 PM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday a genuine problem exists with the ...more»

New York education chief to join US Ed Department

December 15, 2014 | 12:10 PM
New York’s education commissioner will step down at year’s end ...more»

Green groups, comptroller concerned about DEC funding and staff levels

December 15, 2014 | 12:08 PM
A new report by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli regarding a decrease in funding ...more»

Bill provides a reprieve for NY’s mute swans

December 15, 2014 | 12:08 PM
A bill introduced by Assemblyman Steve Cymbrowitz, D-Brooklyn, countering a ...more»

New York to provide company grants, tax breaks

December 15, 2014 | 12:07 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration on Thursday awarded a new round of ...more»

Doctors, scientists, engineers calling for fracking moratorium

December 15, 2014 | 12:06 PM
Health professionals and scientists are raising awareness about the possible ...more»

Welcome Home!

December 15, 2014 | 12:05 PM
The 10th Mountain Division — the Army’s first to be deployed to ...more»

Zimpher receives Rockefeller award

December 15, 2014 | 12:04 PM
SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher has become the latest recipient of the prestigious ...more»

Court says Indian Point is exempt from state program

December 15, 2014 | 12:04 PM
The Indian Point nuclear power plant on the lower Hudson River is exempt from ...more»

Following toddler’s death, a call to childproof liquid nicotine bottles

December 15, 2014 | 12:04 PM
A recent tragic incident in Fort Plain, Montgomery County, is refocusing attention ...more»

In new guidelines, treatment for gender dysphoria cannot be denied

December 15, 2014 | 12:03 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced last Thursday that private insurers must now pay ...more»
Late-peaking Rams, Giants meet first time since 2011
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Odell Beckham Jr. has been virtually unstoppable...
Bills in unfamiliar territory in visit to Raiders
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Sammy Watkins has been in Buffalo less than a year and is already tired of all the talk about the Bills' 14-season playoff drought...
Playing Patriots still special for Ryan, Jets
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Rex Ryan still isn't backing down...
James, Miller lead Cavaliers over Nets 95-91
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Mike Miller made his coach look like a genius Friday night...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday 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 Friday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Millionaires Club' game
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Millionaires Club" game were:...
Latvia's Melbardis, Dreiskens win bobsled race
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- Latvia's Oskars Melbardis and brakeman Daumants Dreiskens won the World Cup two-man bobsled race Friday night at Canada Olympic Park...
Islanders edge Red Wings 2-1
DETROIT (AP) -- Anders Lee called it a "garbage" goal...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game
ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:...
Bomb threat cancels basketball game at Rye HS
RYE, N.Y. (AP) -- A bomb threat canceled a student basketball game at a suburban New York high school...
Harrison, No. 20 St John's rally past Saint Mary's
NEW YORK (AP) -- Steve Lavin watched the first half and wondered what went wrong...
NYC police make arrest in officer assault probe
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Police Department has made another arrest in an aggressive manhunt for suspects in an assault on two officers during a protest over the apparent chokehold death of Eric Garner...
No. 9 Baylor women beat No. 19 Syracuse 74-72
WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) -- After playing what Baylor coach Kim Mulkey said "might have been the worst half of basketball I've ever coached," the Bears found a way to make her 500th game a successful one...
New York mayor caught between protests, police
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio was elected last year after making promises to keep crime low while improving relations between police and the community...
Moss leads Buffalo in 88-62 victory over Niagara
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Justin Moss had 24 points and 11 rebounds to lead Buffalo to an 88-62 victory over Niagara on Friday night...
APNewsBreak: Dodgers end Yanks' payroll streak, owe most tax
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Los Angeles Dodgers have ended the New York Yankees' 15-year streak as Major League Baseball's biggest spenders and owe more than $26...

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