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Senator Cecilia Tkaczyk wins Green Party Nomination

September 12, 2014 | 11:54 AM
Sen. Cecilia Tkaczyk has won a spot on the Green Party ticket thanks to votes ...more»

New 9/11 exhibit opens, AG candidate Cahill visits

September 12, 2014 | 11:40 AM
A new exhibit at the state museum opened Thursday, marking the thirteenth anniversary ...more»

Names of thousands read at 9/11 commemoration

September 11, 2014 | 10:50 AM
With the solemn toll of a bell and a moment of silence, the nation paused Thursday ...more»

Cuomo: Primary victory is a 'testament to the progress' of last four years

September 11, 2014 | 10:06 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo defeated his liberal challenger Tuesday by a margin of 62 ...more»

Hawkins encouraged by primary results; says he deserves a spot in the debates

September 10, 2014 | 03:35 PM
The day after Gov. Andrew Cuomo beat out his Democratic challenger Zephyr Teachout ...more»

AG candidate John Cahill blasts incumbent for lack of transparency

September 09, 2014 | 03:09 PM
Republican Attorney General candidate John Cahill criticized Attorney General ...more»

Edward Nixon to visit Capital Region

September 09, 2014 | 01:57 PM
The Albany Chapter of the American Political Items Collectors has invited Edward ...more»

Nader to campaign for Green Party

September 09, 2014 | 01:28 PM
Consumer advocate and former Green Party presidential candidate Ralph Nader ...more»

Renowned environmentalist Bill McKibben to give lecture on climate change at UAlbany campus

September 09, 2014 | 12:32 PM
On Tuesday September 16th at the UAlbany campus, environmental author Bill ...more»

Casino applicants make public pitches

September 09, 2014 | 09:54 AM
Developers seeking permission to open casinos in upstate New York fielded questions ...more»

AARP says many retiring Baby Boomers to exit NY

September 09, 2014 | 09:24 AM
AARP says many Baby Boomers plan to leave New York as they retire and take ...more»

Cuomo to choose from list of 7 for Court of Appeals

September 09, 2014 | 08:54 AM
A state commission has submitted the names of seven attorneys and judges for ...more»

Governor Cuomo signs new law creating women’s health website

September 08, 2014 | 03:00 PM
A new law signed by the governor last Thursday requires the Department of Health ...more»

Clean energy tax breaks extended

September 08, 2014 | 02:56 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law Thursday that extends property tax ...more»

School boards still unclear on college and career readiness criteria

September 08, 2014 | 02:39 PM
Even as schools begin their third year under the Common Core standards, one-third ...more»

Summer attendance up at NY’s state parks

September 08, 2014 | 02:38 PM
New York’s state park system welcomed more visitors during this year’s ...more»

NY’ers would welcome Democratic National Convention

September 08, 2014 | 02:35 PM
Two-thirds of New York City voters would welcome a national Democratic convention ...more»

AG accuses Buffalo-area bank of redlining black neighborhoods

September 08, 2014 | 02:34 PM
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced a lawsuit last Tuesday against ...more»

New York grapples with abandoned homes

September 08, 2014 | 02:33 PM
New York has an estimated 15,000 homes that have been abandoned by owners after ...more»

NY takes on ‘zombie homes’

September 08, 2014 | 02:32 PM
Richard Slaper bought his home in a Buffalo suburb in 2003 but fell behind ...more»

NY pension investment gains a boon for governments

September 08, 2014 | 02:18 PM
Investment gains at New York’s pension fund are giving state and local ...more»

Atlantic City’s Revel closing after 2 years

September 08, 2014 | 02:17 PM
The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City’s 36-year history ...more»

NY Gaming Commission schedules public hearings on proposed casino projects

September 08, 2014 | 02:15 PM
The Gaming Facility Location Board will hold three public comment events later ...more»
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Sunday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
Orioles rally to beat Yankees 3-2
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Steve Pearce doubled in a ninth-inning run and scored the game-winner on a double by Kelly Johnson as the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 3-2 Sunday night to inch closer to the AL East title...
Miss New York chosen as Miss America 2015
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Miss New York Kira Kazantsev was named the new Miss America Sunday night, marking the third year in a row that a contestant from her state has walked away with the crown in the nationally televised pageant...
Top 5 finalists selected in Miss America pageant
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- The top 5 finalists in this year's Miss America pageant have been chosen...
Top 10 finalists selected in Miss America pageant
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- The top 10 finalists in this year's Miss America pageant have been chosen...
Hillary Clinton in Iowa stirs 2016 speculation
INDIANOLA, Iowa (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton, making her return to Iowa for the first time since the 2008 presidential campaign, implored Democrats on Sunday to choose shared economic opportunity over "the guardians of gridlock" in an high-profile appearance that drove speculation about another White House bid into overdrive...
Jets blow 18-point lead, fall 31-24 to Packers
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- For a moment, it seemed as if the New York Jets had tied the Green Bay Packers...
Public housing safety policy can hit whole family
NEW YORK (AP) -- Wanda Coleman sits in the New York City public housing apartment where she's lived for 25 years, surrounded by empty rooms, bare walls and suitcases lined up by the front door...
Rodgers, Packers roar back to beat Jets 31-24
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- In the middle of the chaotic and victorious Green Bay Packers locker room, Randall Cobb yelled out a new nickname for Jordy Nelson...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
Port tops US Senior Women's Amateur qualifying
DEAL, N.J. (AP) -- Two-time defending champion Ellen Port shot a 2-under 71 on Sunday in the U...
Jeter honored before finale at Camden Yards
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Speaking before New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter played his final game at Camden Yards, Orioles manager Buck Showalter summed up Baltimore's feeling in one simple sentence: "We're really excited he's retiring...
Nader campaigns for Green Party in Albany
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Ralph Nader urged an appreciative audience to "break new ground" Sunday as he stumped for the Green Party's New York gubernatorial candidate...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Evening" game were:...
Giants and Coughlin off to another bad start
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- The New York Giants are looking at another long season after only two games...

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