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Two bills would better regulate use of drones, protect privacy

July 11, 2014 | 10:24 AM
Two Manhattan men were arrested this week and charged with reckless endangerment ...more»

NY board urged to reject Tappan Zee Bridge loans

July 11, 2014 | 10:01 AM
Environmental groups are urging a state board to reject New York Gov. Andrew ...more»

NY attorney general: Abortion buffer zones intact

July 10, 2014 | 02:37 PM
New York's attorney general told police Thursday that legal buffer zones around ...more»

Gov. Cuomo: Severe weather 'the new normal'

July 09, 2014 | 03:19 PM
In response to the powerful storms that ravaged central New York and a number ...more»

Cleanup from deadly storm starts in Eastern states

July 09, 2014 | 02:57 PM
SMITHFIELD — Residents of this rural central New York town on Wednesday ...more»

De Blasio endorses Klein and Avella

July 09, 2014 | 08:33 AM
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio endorsed Senate Independent Democratic Conference ...more»

Governor forms panel to reduce prisoner recidivism

July 08, 2014 | 03:15 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the formation of the New York State Council on ...more»

Astorino hopes to run on the 'Stop Common Core' line

July 08, 2014 | 02:45 PM
Gubernatorial Republican Candidate Rob Astorino announced an independent nominating ...more»

Gaming interests spend $11 million on lobbying and political contributions leading up to referendum vote

July 08, 2014 | 02:10 PM
Companies competing for the state’s four casino spots have been pouring ...more»

Klein and Koppell both submit signatures for 34th Senate primary

July 08, 2014 | 01:04 PM
Independent Democratic Conference leader Jeff Klein, and his challenger Oliver ...more»

Two new members join casino siting board

July 08, 2014 | 10:35 AM
The New York State Gaming Commission appointed the last two members of the ...more»

Campaign contribution reports must be filed with Board of Elections by July 15

July 08, 2014 | 10:13 AM
Candidates and their political action committees must provide contribution ...more»

Q&A with NY's medical marijuana bill sponsors

July 08, 2014 | 09:13 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's signature on a bill legalizing limited use of medical marijuana ...more»

NY to add $3B windfall to state budget

July 08, 2014 | 09:02 AM
New York is poised to collect nearly $3.3 billion from a recent settlement ...more»

New York City Could Become the Next O.K. Corral, By Senator Ruben Diaz

July 08, 2014 | 07:51 AM
You should know that since New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner ...more»

Gov. Cuomo signs medical marijuana bill into law

July 07, 2014 | 03:05 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the Compassionate Care Act into law at The New York ...more»

Women's rights groups endorse O'Brien in Rochester-area Senate race

July 07, 2014 | 02:00 PM
Sen. Ted O’Brien of Irondequoit received endorsements from Family Planning ...more»

Noted scientist says court ruling ‘only the beginning’

July 07, 2014 | 01:57 PM
Environmental groups across the state welcomed last week’s New York state ...more»

Anti-frackers Crash Cuomo fundraiser

July 07, 2014 | 01:56 PM
Riding the momentum of last week’s New York state Court of Appeals ...more»

‘Veteran’s Justice’ bill falters in both houses

July 07, 2014 | 01:54 PM
A bill that advocates say would get veterans charged with a crime treatment ...more»

2nd Amendment group honors lawmakers

July 07, 2014 | 01:52 PM
Sen. Kathy Marchione, R-Halfmoon, was named "Legislator of the Year" by the ...more»

Bill would require an expiration date on sunscreen packaging

July 07, 2014 | 01:51 PM
A bill that would require sunscreen products to include an expiration date ...more»

Cuomo announces plan to reduce HIV infections

July 07, 2014 | 01:49 PM
Coinciding with the New York City Pride March, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced ...more»
NY attorney general sues to stop Lyft
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York's attorney general has sued to block Lyft, the on-demand ride-sharing app, from operating in New York...
Democrats question Astorino work for radio firm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Democrats criticized Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino on Friday over work he does for a national radio conglomerate, saying that it may violate ethics rules in Westchester County, where Astorino is county executive...
5 New York tornadoes from Tuesday storms confirmed
NORTH CREEK, N.Y. (AP) -- The National Weather Service has confirmed that five tornados touched down in upstate New York during severe storms that killed four people...
Man sentenced on gun charge in NY threats case
NEW YORK (AP) -- An upstate New York man charged earlier this year with threatening former President George W...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Friday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
'Manhattanhenge' sunset returns to NYC on Friday
NEW YORK (AP) -- You don't need a beach for this fun in the sun...
German artist's sculptures to grace Park Avenue
NEW YORK (AP) -- Next month a stretch of Park Avenue will be home to seven large-scale stainless steel sculptures by a German artist...
Report on potential Buffalo stadium sites delayed
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- A report that had been anticipated Friday identifying potential sites for a new Buffalo Bills stadium is now expected at the end of the month...
No injuries in mid-Manhattan transformer incident
NEW YORK (AP) -- Con Edison says an incident involving a transformer in midtown-Manhattan caused no injuries or outages...
Condition of outdoor venue's lawn irks ballet fans
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- Ballet fans attending performances at a popular upstate New York concert venue aren't happy with the condition of the amphitheater's lawn...
Police: Bus in fatal crash had no brake problems
LAKE LUZERNE, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say no mechanical problems have been found on a bus that crashed while transporting passengers for an Adirondack river excursion company, killing a 15-year-old employee...
Trucker goes over steep embankment; minor injury
WEST NYACK, N.Y. (AP) -- A truck driver escaped serious injury after his tractor-trailer crashed through a center divider on the New York State Thruway, crossed the northbound lanes and went over a steep embankment...
State plans more public meetings on I-81 project
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- State transportation officials plan to hold more public meetings in Syracuse on the upcoming project to redesign the elevated stretch of Interstate 81...
3-day Hudson Valley music festival kicking off
SAUGERTIES, N.Y. (AP) -- Thousands of music fans are heading to the Hudson Valley for a three-day music and arts festival...
NYC mayor blasts WTC ballot proposal
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio says he plans to block a campaign to put a proposal on the Nov...
Lawsuits to block waste-transfer station dismissed
NEW YORK (AP) -- A federal judge has dismissed two lawsuits that sought to block construction of a controversial waste-transfer station on Manhattan's Upper East Side...
Violent robberies in LI town target Hispanic men
RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- A Long Island town is reviving and expanding its anti-bias task force after a string of nearly two dozen violent robberies targeting Hispanic men in the past 18 months...

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