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For Obama, a bumpy road to immigration orders

November 21, 2014 | 10:57 AM
President Barack Obama's sweeping immigration executive orders cap a turbulent, ...more»

State leaders condemn deadly Jerusalem attack

November 18, 2014 | 02:57 PM
State leaders are responding to a deadly attack in Jerusalem Tuesday that killed ...more»

Latest security breach at Brooklyn Bridge spurs new legislation

November 18, 2014 | 02:52 PM
Lawmakers are seeking to introduce harsher penalties for trespassing on high-profile ...more»

Deutsch to head Fiscal Policy Institute

November 18, 2014 | 10:55 AM
The Board of Directors of the Fiscal Policy Institute has announced that Ron ...more»

DiNapoli eyes municipal finances, contractor use

November 18, 2014 | 08:59 AM
After a solid win at the polls, New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli plans ...more»

Hotline for reporting poachers, polluters

November 18, 2014 | 08:58 AM
New York conservation officials have established a toll-free hotline for reporting ...more»

NY appeals Tappan Zee Bridge loan rejection

November 18, 2014 | 08:56 AM
New York state has formally appealed a federal rejection of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ...more»

4 banks agree to use NY database against illegal payday loans

November 18, 2014 | 08:55 AM
New York financial regulators say four more banks have agreed to use the state’s ...more»

Pipeline builders accused of misleading NJ residents

November 18, 2014 | 08:54 AM
Environmental groups are accusing Pilgrim Pipeline Holdings, LLC of resorting ...more»

Silk Road 2.0 shuttered by law enforcement

November 18, 2014 | 08:52 AM
Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for New York’s Southern District, ...more»

New York sees drop in gun death rate

November 18, 2014 | 08:51 AM
According to a recent report by the Violence Policy Center, New York state’s ...more»

Farm Bureau, Biz Council and county leaders fighting proposed water regulations

November 18, 2014 | 08:50 AM
A new coalition has been formed to fight a proposed rule change by the EPA ...more»

NYC Council approves greenhouse gas cuts

November 18, 2014 | 08:47 AM
The City Council has overwhelmingly approved legislation requiring New York ...more»

NY providing $206M for 4 renewable energy projects

November 18, 2014 | 08:45 AM
New York has committed $206 million to four large upstate clean energy projects. ...more»

OCFS gets new commish

November 18, 2014 | 08:44 AM
New York has a new commissioner for the agency overseeing state child care ...more»

Empire Center report shines light on ‘double-dipping’ by public employees

November 18, 2014 | 08:43 AM
Gazette staff writerA waiver allowing retired state and local government employees ...more»

NY health exchange premiums to rise

November 18, 2014 | 08:40 AM
Deductibles and co-payments will be flat but premiums will rise about 4.5 percent ...more»

NY approves new round of P-TECH partnerships

November 18, 2014 | 08:38 AM
New York is in line for more so-called P-TECH schools that allow students to ...more»

Local govts offered advice on pet store laws

November 18, 2014 | 08:35 AM
New York’s attorney general is offering advice to localities on drafting ...more»

Schumer: Loophole hinders missing child cases

November 18, 2014 | 08:33 AM
Legislation before Congress aims to fix a legal loophole that Sen. Charles ...more»

Cuomo debuts new state website

November 18, 2014 | 08:30 AM
New York state has a new digital home. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a major ...more»

New York loosens rules for craft beer, wine

November 18, 2014 | 08:20 AM
New York is eliminating some restrictions on craft beer, wine and spirits producers ...more»

Advocates call on Cuomo to push minimum wage hike

November 18, 2014 | 08:19 AM
Supporters of a higher minimum wage are hoping lawmakers and Democratic Gov. ...more»
Cowboys rally behind Romo, beat Giants 31-28
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Odell Beckham Jr...
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:...
Baby girl accidentally shot in New York City home
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police have arrested the parents of a 9-month-old girl who was hospitalized after she was accidentally shot inside her home in New York City...
Lundqvist, Rangers roll over surging Canadiens 5-0
NEW YORK (AP) -- If a drubbing at the hands of the Tampa Bay Lightning was the wakeup call the New York Rangers really needed, they have gotten the message loud and clear...
Northeastern shoots past Manhattan, 65-51
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) -- Scott Eatherton pumped in 22 points and Northeastern used some torrid shooting to post a 65-51 win over Manhattan Sunday night in the championship game of the Hall of Fame Tipoff tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena...
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:...
Man shot dead in apparent suicide at LI gun range
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a fatal shooting at a gun range on Long Island is being investigated as either an accident or an apparent suicide...
Mack lifts Rutgers past St. Francis (NY) 76-73
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) -- Rutgers isn't looking at it as blowing a 13-point halftime lead...
Massachusetts-Lowell beats Fordham 64-57
NEW YORK (AP) -- Marco Banegas-Flores scored 16 points and dished five assists to lead Massachusetts-Lowell to a 64-57 victory over Fordham on Sunday night...
Iona cruises over North Texas 78-58
DENTON, Texas (AP) -- A.J. English scored 37 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Iona to a road victory over North Texas, 78-58, on Saturday...
Navy sweats out 1st win 70-68 over Binghamton
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) -- Brian Venturini did yeoman's work to help Navy crack the win column this season, eking out a 70-68 nail-biter against Binghamton in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena Sunday...
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:...
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:...
Geoff Schwartz plays for Giants
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- New York Giants guard Geoff Schwartz is active for the first time this season and starting at right tackle for Sunday night's game against the Dallas Cowboys...
Hot-shooting Hofstra beats Wagner 93-71
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- Juan'ya Green scored 24 points with 11 assists and Ameen Tanksley banged down all five 3-pointers he attempted as Hofstra defeated Wagner 93-71 on Sunday...
Revs win 2-1 at Red Bulls in East final 1st leg
HARRISON, N.J. (AP) -- If the New England Revolution are going to shed their mantle as the team that can't quite seal the deal, maybe it'll be the midseason addition of Jermaine Jones that helped them finally get over the hill...
Buffalo schools still closed due to snow, floods
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Most Buffalo-area school districts buried by last week's epic snowfall will remain closed Monday, and at least four won't open until Dec...
Massachusetts man wins Philadelphia marathon
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Massachusetts man who won the Philadelphia Marathon in 2010 returned to win it again Sunday...

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