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Lanza, Malliotakis still fighting to expand TAP grants for college students

March 03, 2015 | 02:54 PM
Senator Andrew Lanza and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, both Staten Island ...more»

Group wants to raise the age of criminal responsibility in New York

March 03, 2015 | 02:15 PM
Advocates for raising the age of criminal responsibility spoke out in Albany ...more»

Upstate New York towns consider seceding to Pennsylvania

March 03, 2015 | 01:49 PM
Plenty of people leave New York state but in a job-hungry stretch of upstate, ...more»

Lawmakers to try again to pass 'toxic toy' bill

March 03, 2015 | 01:48 PM
Two New York state lawmakers have reintroduced legislation intended to ban ...more»

Schools for the disabled want part of $1.1B funding increase

March 03, 2015 | 01:22 PM
Publicly supported schools serving the deaf, blind and severally physically ...more»

MTA officials call for sustained investment in the public transit system

March 03, 2015 | 01:05 PM
Representatives from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority testified before ...more»

Clergy and charter school parents get behind Cuomo's education plan

March 03, 2015 | 12:53 PM
Charter school faculty, parents and clergy from around New York are calling ...more»

NYU launches degree program at state prison in Hudson Valley

March 03, 2015 | 09:53 AM
New York University has enrolled 36 inmates in English classes at Wallkill ...more»

State plans nearly $1 billion in upgrades to parks system

March 03, 2015 | 09:49 AM
New York will transform its aging system of public parks and historic sites ...more»

Students say amnesty, and affirmative consent proposals will improve safety on NY’s college campuses

March 02, 2015 | 02:10 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to implement new rules to protect college students ...more»

Voters: On-time budget trumps ethics reform, according to Siena poll

March 02, 2015 | 02:00 PM
Ninety-two percent of New York voters say corruption in state government is ...more»

Bill would protect whistleblowers who report corruption by public officials

March 02, 2015 | 02:00 PM
In light of recent news headlines about Albany corruption, a Westchester assemblyman ...more»

Assembly bill restricts most outside income for state legislators

March 02, 2015 | 01:59 PM
In hopes of restoring the public trust, Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara has ...more»

Silver’s lawyers want bribe case tossed because of Preet’s comments

March 02, 2015 | 01:57 PM
U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara didn’t mince words after bringing bribery ...more»

Watchdogs urge lawmakers to set strict limits on outside income

March 02, 2015 | 01:57 PM
Three good government groups are urging Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state lawmakers ...more»

Bill would give workers more power to collect lost wages

March 02, 2015 | 01:55 PM
The battle against wage theft has intensified with the recent release of a ...more»

Amedore bill imposes legislative term limits

March 02, 2015 | 01:54 PM
Sen. George Amedore has introduced legislation (S.3808) that would impose term ...more»

Lawmakers begin debate over grand jury reforms

March 02, 2015 | 01:52 PM
New York lawmakers on Thursday began debating grand jury reforms meant to restore ...more»

Senate report finds sex offenders living close to preschools, spurs new legislation

March 02, 2015 | 01:52 PM
The Senate Majority and a group of breakaway Democrats released a report last ...more»

NY’s reps have mixed feelings on Netanyahu visit

March 02, 2015 | 01:51 PM
New York’s representatives in Washington have mixed feelings about Israeli ...more»

Lawmakers honor Hall of Fame pitcher during Dominican Heritage Week

March 02, 2015 | 01:51 PM
Hall of Fame pitcher Pedro Martinez was honored by the Legislature in Albany ...more»

Cuomo to lead trade mission to Cuba this spring

March 02, 2015 | 01:50 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to visit Cuba this spring for a state trade mission ...more»

Housing is key to recovery say mental health advocates

March 02, 2015 | 01:48 PM
Several hundred advocates for better mental health treatment for New Yorkers ...more»
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Eakin scores in OT, Stars beat Islanders 3-2 to stop skid
DALLAS (AP) -- Cody Eakin scored 2:18 into overtime and the Dallas Stars beat the New York Islanders 3-2 on Tuesday night to snap a six-game losing streak...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Tuesday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
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Cousins, Kings hand Knicks worst loss of season, 124-86
NEW YORK (AP) -- All-Star DeMarcus Cousins was welcomed back to the lineup by coach George Karl and the rest of the Kings...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game
ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:...
Schneider, Devils hand Predators 4th straight loss
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- The New Jersey Devils remain hopeful of making a charge to the playoffs...
Email issue revives old questions about Clintons
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton is facing a new set of questions about ethics and transparency - the sort that have dogged her and husband Bill for decades...
Chip Kelly proves every player is expendable in his system
Chip Kelly has no problem getting rid of talented players...
AP sources: Eagles deal running back McCoy for Bills' Alonso
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- LeSean McCoy will lead Rex Ryan's "ground and pound" running attack for the Buffalo Bills next season...
Buffalo runs over Ohio, 93-66
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Justin Moss scored 22 points and grabbed a career-high 17 rebounds to help Buffalo beat Ohio 93-66 on Tuesday...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
Yellen says Fed learning from mistakes of 2008 crisis
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Reserve has worked hard to correct the mistakes exposed by the 2008 financial crisis, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday...
NY man charged in 2013 death of transgender woman
NEW YORK (AP) -- A 24-year-old man has been indicted on charges in connection with the 2013 fatal beating of a transgender woman in Manhattan...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Evening" game were:...

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