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Q poll finds highest-ever opposition to new drilling

August 22, 2014 | 09:19 AM
Opposition to drilling for natural gas in the Marcellus Shale is inching up ...more»

Governor cuts the ribbon on 168th New York State Fair

August 21, 2014 | 01:10 PM
The New York State Fair has kicked off its 12-day run that features national ...more»

New York gets $800 million in Bank of America settlement

August 21, 2014 | 01:00 PM
New York state will get $800 million as its share of a national $16.65 billion ...more»

Clinton, Cuomo fare well against Republicans in presidential matchups

August 21, 2014 | 12:48 PM
With a home court advantage, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and ...more»

Teachout again survives residency challenge

August 21, 2014 | 09:47 AM
Zephyr Teachout survived another attempt by Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s supporters ...more»

AG's office supplying heroin antidote kits to 12 SUNY campuses

August 20, 2014 | 10:54 AM
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Wednesday that 12 State University ...more»

DiNapoli, Schneiderman, enjoying comfortable leads over Republican challengers

August 20, 2014 | 09:35 AM
Like Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the other Democratic statewide officials up for reelection ...more»

Group challenges redistricting ballot question

August 20, 2014 | 09:10 AM
A government watchdog group is challenging the wording of a New York ballot ...more»

Nearly half of voters say Cuomo is part of the Albany corruption problem, according to new Q-poll

August 20, 2014 | 08:12 AM
Government corruption in New York State is a "very serious" or "somewhat serious" ...more»

Lawmakers: Remington laying off 105 in New York

August 19, 2014 | 11:15 AM
Two New York state lawmakers say more than 100 workers at the Remington Arms ...more»

An open letter to New York from Senate Republican leader Dean Skelos

August 19, 2014 | 09:56 AM
In 2011, when Republicans regained control of the New York State Senate, the ...more»

Third major union passes on Cuomo

August 19, 2014 | 09:10 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo was snubbed by a third major labor union when the 2.5 million ...more»

No AFL-CIO endorsement for Cuomo

August 19, 2014 | 09:09 AM
Another labor union has snubbed New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The New York State ...more»

First round of full-day pre-K funding announced

August 19, 2014 | 07:56 AM
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the recipients of $340 million in full-day ...more»

Legislative candidates endorsed by AFL-CIO

August 19, 2014 | 07:54 AM
The 2.5 million member New York State AFL-CIO announced endorsements of candidates ...more»

AFL-CIO endorses DiNapoli

August 18, 2014 | 11:34 AM
The 2.5 million member state chapter of the AFL-CIO announced the endorsement ...more»

New law simplifies absentee ballot process for village elections

August 18, 2014 | 10:59 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that will simplify the process of ...more»

Bill would require DOH alert doctors about their opiate prescribing habits

August 18, 2014 | 10:58 AM
In a continued effort to combat the increasing opiate addiction epidemic in ...more»

DEC to hold ‘conference’ on Finger Lakes gas storage plan

August 18, 2014 | 10:57 AM
Based on "extensive public interest" regarding a proposal to build an underground ...more»

In many spots, Hudson is unsafe for swimmers and boaters, according to Riverkeeper

August 18, 2014 | 10:55 AM
A report by the environmental watchdog group Riverkeeper says that 23 percent ...more»

Educators protest corporate influence on public education

August 18, 2014 | 10:55 AM
Protestors from New York State United Teachers demonstrated on the steps of ...more»

Lawsuit challenges tenure laws

August 18, 2014 | 10:54 AM
A group calling itself the Partnership for Educational Justice, led by former ...more»

New law to address school overcrowding

August 18, 2014 | 10:47 AM
A new state law will address future overcrowding in New York City public schools. ...more»
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday 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 Saturday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
NYPD: Hudson River death investigated as homicide
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say they've opened a homicide investigation into the death of a man whose body was found in the Hudson River...
NY city establishes monument to 'Unbroken' hero
OLEAN, N.Y. (AP) -- A western New York community has installed a granite monument as a tribute to Louis Zamperini, whose story of survival during World War II is the subject of a best-selling book and a Hollywood movie...
Police: 5 suspects wanted in Central Park attack
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police are looking for five suspects in a Central Park pellet attack they're investigating as a hate crime...
College student struck crossing Bridgeport street
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) -- Police say a 20-year-old Sacred Heart University student is in critical condition after being struck by a car while crossing a street in Bridgeport...
Sharpton urges peaceful rally over chokehold death
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Rev. Al Sharpton urged marchers to remain nonviolent or go home Saturday ahead of a rally seeking justice in the death of an unarmed black man placed in a chokehold by a white police officer...
Tanaka tests elbow against batters, feels good
NEW YORK (AP) -- Masahiro Tanaka says his injured elbow felt fine after facing batters for the first time in more than a month...
STORY REMOVED: BC-CT--Student Killed
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) -- The Associated Press has withdrawn its story about the death of a Sacred Heart University student who was hit by a car...
Long Island police rescue 8 from sinking boat
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police have rescued eight people from a sinking boat in Long Island's Great South Bay...
US picks 12-man roster for basketball World Cup
NEW YORK (AP) -- The U.S. has picked the 12 players it believes can defend its world basketball title...
Fireworks as Albany hotel is reduced to rubble
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Explosions in the sky accompanied the implosion on the ground in downtown Albany...
Noise from the sky is buzzkill in ritzy Hamptons
EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) -- It's summertime in the Hamptons and the biggest buzz is coming from the sky...
New York gets $48M to protect bridges from erosion
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York is receiving $47...
Koch 101: Some basics on the billionaire brothers
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A primer on the Koch brothers and their role in politics...
6 thoughts from William Koch on family, politics
Six thoughts from William Koch, on family, money and politics...
4 Kochs took genes, money in different directions
WASHINGTON (AP) -- They are the outsized force in modern American politics, the best-known brand of the big money era, yet still something of a mystery to those who cash their checks...
Longshot primary foe aims for rebuke of Gov. Cuomo
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- As Zephyr Teachout says, there wasn't supposed to be a Democratic primary in Andrew Cuomo's New York, where the powerful governor with national ambitions was expected to sweep to a second term...

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