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Voters could see 12 ballot lines for governor

September 02, 2014 | 02:34 PM
New York voters could see as many as 12 parties putting up candidates for governor ...more»

DiNapoli challenged to debate in state comptroller’s race

September 02, 2014 | 02:33 PM
State comptroller candidate Bob Antonacci is challenging incumbent Tom DiNapoli ...more»

House candidates tap into their own cash

September 02, 2014 | 02:31 PM
Some House candidates across New York are digging deep into their own pockets ...more»

Scale will matter for success of New York casinos

September 02, 2014 | 02:28 PM
Racino revenue is down. Casinos are closing in Atlantic City, while new ones ...more»

Comptroller: Agencies’ overtime spending is ‘troubling’

September 02, 2014 | 02:25 PM
State agencies spent more than $316 million on overtime in the first six months ...more»

Labor, clergy organize a ‘moral march to the polls’

September 02, 2014 | 01:49 PM
Marking the 51st anniversary of the march on Washington, labor unions and faith ...more»

74 percent of NYC voters say police brutality is a ‘serious’ problem

September 02, 2014 | 01:47 PM
Police issuing summonses and making arrests for low-level offenses improves ...more»

In wake of Ferguson, police try to build trust

September 02, 2014 | 01:45 PM
DALLAS — In the aftermath of the police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, ...more»

NY pension investment gains a boon for governments

September 02, 2014 | 12:21 PM
The contribution rates paid by state and local governments for New York's pension ...more»

Study to look at financial impact of gas boom

September 02, 2014 | 12:20 PM
For the first time researchers are looking at whether money from the Marcellus ...more»

Labor, clergy organize a ‘moral march to the polls’

August 29, 2014 | 08:51 AM
Marking the 51st anniversary of the march on Washington, labor unions and faith ...more»

Times endorses Wu over Hochul

August 28, 2014 | 11:39 AM
The New York Times has endorsed Tim Wu for New York lieutenant governor over ...more»

NY Times: No endorsement in Cuomo-Teachout race

August 27, 2014 | 01:23 PM
The New York Times editorial board announced Tuesday that it will not endorse ...more»

DiNapoli: Agency overtime spending is 'troubling'

August 27, 2014 | 12:13 PM
State agencies spent more than $316 million on overtime in the first six months ...more»

Antonacci challenges DiNapoli to debate

August 26, 2014 | 11:56 AM
State comptroller candidate Bob Antonacci is challenging incumbent Tom DiNapoli ...more»

Teachout wins endorsement of women's group

August 26, 2014 | 08:26 AM
Zephyr Teachout has won the endorsement of the National Organization for Women's ...more»

Q poll shows little support for recreational marijuana in NY

August 25, 2014 | 12:36 PM
Only 35 percent of New York State voters want to legalize marijuana for personal ...more»

Cuomo: Time to outlaw gender identity discrimination

August 25, 2014 | 12:34 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling on the state to outlaw discrimination against ...more»

Wineries can import grapes in wake of a poor harvest

August 25, 2014 | 12:31 PM
New York authorities will allow wineries to buy grapes and juice from out of ...more»

Macy’s to pay $650,000 in shopper-profiling probe

August 25, 2014 | 12:29 PM
Macy’s has agreed to pay $650,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling ...more»

Q poll finds highest-ever opposition to new drilling

August 25, 2014 | 12:13 PM
Opposition to drilling for natural gas in the Marcellus Shale is inching up ...more»

Fracking part of Astorino’s jobs plan

August 25, 2014 | 12:09 PM
Republican gubernatorial hopeful Rob Astorino unveiled a plan to boost New ...more»

Q-poll: Nearly half of New York voters say Cuomo is part of the corruption problem

August 25, 2014 | 12:07 PM
Government corruption in New York state is a "very serious" or "somewhat serious" ...more»
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:...
Study to look at financial impact of gas boom
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Researchers are looking at whether money from the Marcellus Shale natural gas boom helps children and families in regions where companies are drilling...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Tuesday:...
Flight diverted, woman removed over seat dispute
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Officials say a Delta Air Lines flight from New York to West Palm Beach was diverted and a combative woman removed because of a passenger dispute over a reclining seat...
1 tube of Lincoln Tunnel closed after accident
WEEHAWKEN, N.J. (AP) -- One of the tubes of the Lincoln Tunnel was closed for nearly four hours after a chain-reaction accident involving a New York-bound jitney bus and two other vehicles...
New York man gets prison for fatal asphalt toss
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- A suburban New York man who killed a driver by throwing a 10-pound chunk of asphalt that crashed through her windshield will spend two to six years in prison...
Marijuana's hazy contribution to highway deaths
WASHINGTON (AP) -- New York teenager Joseph Beer smoked marijuana, climbed into a Subaru Impreza with four friends and drove more than 100 mph before losing control...
Uptown Fashion Week starts September 10 in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) -- The next Uptown Fashion Week will feature the work of designers from New York City, Peru, Colombia and Venezuela...
NY Rep. Grimm's trial set for December
NEW YORK (AP) -- A judge has scheduled New York Congressman Michael Grimm's tax evasion trial for December...
NY pension investment gains a boon for governments
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The contribution rates paid by state and local governments for New York's pension fund will go down as the retirement system continues to rebound from the 2008 downturn...
Arrests in slaying of couple slain in Troy home
TROY, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say they have arrested two suspects in the beating deaths of a husband and wife at their home in Troy...
New York: Bank didn't lend to blacks in Buffalo
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A bank refused to offer mortgages to African-Americans living in Buffalo, New York's attorney general said in a lawsuit that he said was part of a wider investigation into an illegal practice known as redlining...
2 injured in drive-by shooting on Long Island
WYANDANCH, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a man and a woman were injured in a drive-by shooting on Long Island...
Long Island beaches reopen to bathing
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- Health officials say six Long Island beaches that were closed for one day have reopened to bathing...
Father of abducted Amish girls says they seem OK
OSWEGATCHIE, N.Y. (AP) -- The father of the two northern New York Amish girls abducted last month says his daughters are sleeping well, eating well and playing...
1-800-FLOWERS buying Harry & David for $142.5M
CARLE PLACE, N.Y. (AP) -- 1-800-FLOWERS.COM Inc...
Troopers: Cazenovia woman dead, man arrested
CAZENOVIA, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities have charged a 31-year-old man in the stabbing death of a woman he lived with in the central New York village of Cazenovia...
Off-duty NY police officer catches robbery suspect
ROME, N.Y. (AP) -- An off-duty New York police officer had just called it a day when he came across a robbery suspect whom he chased and caught...
Man found dead on Schenectady street
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) -- Police in upstate New York are investigating after a man was found fatally shot on the street in Schenectady...

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