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AG's office supplying heroin antidote kits to 12 SUNY campuses

August 20, 2014 | 10:54 AM
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Wednesday that 12 State University ...more»

DiNapoli, Schneiderman, enjoying comfortable leads over Republican challengers

August 20, 2014 | 09:35 AM
Like Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the other Democratic statewide officials up for reelection ...more»

Group challenges redistricting ballot question

August 20, 2014 | 09:10 AM
A government watchdog group is challenging the wording of a New York ballot ...more»

Nearly half of voters say Cuomo is part of the Albany corruption problem, according to new Q-poll

August 20, 2014 | 08:12 AM
Government corruption in New York State is a "very serious" or "somewhat serious" ...more»

Lawmakers: Remington laying off 105 in New York

August 19, 2014 | 11:15 AM
Two New York state lawmakers say more than 100 workers at the Remington Arms ...more»

An open letter to New York from Senate Republican leader Dean Skelos

August 19, 2014 | 09:56 AM
In 2011, when Republicans regained control of the New York State Senate, the ...more»

Third major union passes on Cuomo

August 19, 2014 | 09:10 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo was snubbed by a third major labor union when the 2.5 million ...more»

No AFL-CIO endorsement for Cuomo

August 19, 2014 | 09:09 AM
Another labor union has snubbed New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The New York State ...more»

First round of full-day pre-K funding announced

August 19, 2014 | 07:56 AM
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the recipients of $340 million in full-day ...more»

Legislative candidates endorsed by AFL-CIO

August 19, 2014 | 07:54 AM
The 2.5 million member New York State AFL-CIO announced endorsements of candidates ...more»

AFL-CIO endorses DiNapoli

August 18, 2014 | 11:34 AM
The 2.5 million member state chapter of the AFL-CIO announced the endorsement ...more»

New law simplifies absentee ballot process for village elections

August 18, 2014 | 10:59 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that will simplify the process of ...more»

Bill would require DOH alert doctors about their opiate prescribing habits

August 18, 2014 | 10:58 AM
In a continued effort to combat the increasing opiate addiction epidemic in ...more»

DEC to hold ‘conference’ on Finger Lakes gas storage plan

August 18, 2014 | 10:57 AM
Based on "extensive public interest" regarding a proposal to build an underground ...more»

In many spots, Hudson is unsafe for swimmers and boaters, according to Riverkeeper

August 18, 2014 | 10:55 AM
A report by the environmental watchdog group Riverkeeper says that 23 percent ...more»

Educators protest corporate influence on public education

August 18, 2014 | 10:55 AM
Protestors from New York State United Teachers demonstrated on the steps of ...more»

Lawsuit challenges tenure laws

August 18, 2014 | 10:54 AM
A group calling itself the Partnership for Educational Justice, led by former ...more»

New law to address school overcrowding

August 18, 2014 | 10:47 AM
A new state law will address future overcrowding in New York City public schools. ...more»

Sen. O'Brien hopes to create 'Upstate Tax Relief' ballot line

August 18, 2014 | 08:42 AM
Sen. Ted O’Brien announced Monday he hopes to run on the Upstate Tax ...more»

No easy answers in prosecutor's probe of Cuomo

August 18, 2014 | 08:18 AM
If an investigation finds Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his staff did indeed meddle ...more»

Teachout picks up public union support

August 15, 2014 | 08:35 AM
New York state's second-largest public-sector union endorsed Zephyr Teachout's ...more»

NYSUT endorses hundreds of candidates – passes on Gov. Cuomo

August 15, 2014 | 08:04 AM
The 600,000-member New York State United Teachers has endorsed a bipartisan ...more»

Cuomo offers 'total solidarity' for Israel

August 13, 2014 | 02:40 PM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo kicked off a two-day visit to Israel on Wednesday, ...more»
Feldman pitches Astros past slumping Yankees 5-2
NEW YORK (AP) -- Put aside the playoff talk. Jacoby Ellsbury and the New York Yankees are having a tough enough time with Houston...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Wednesday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Lotto" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
Brady and Patriots still a constant in AFC East
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tom Brady has seen plenty of other quarterbacks come and go in the AFC East...
Palestinian banner unfurled on NYC bridge
NEW YORK (AP) -- Pro-Palestinian activists marching along the Brooklyn Bridge got an eyeful when a giant flag banner in Palestinian colors was unfurled on the nearby Manhattan Bridge...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:...
Marijuana supplier named Pot Playboy gets 27 years
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Canadian drug kingpin who was one of New York's biggest marijuana suppliers and was dubbed the Pot Playboy was sentenced Wednesday to 27 years in prison for leading a $1 billion international drug trafficking enterprise, prosecutors said...
US routs Dominicans in exhibition as Rose rests
NEW YORK (AP) -- Derrick Rose heard the fans chanting his name, and yes, he would've loved to give them what they wanted...
Boat blast at Long Island marina kills 1, hurts 1
MANORHAVEN, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a boat exploded while being refueled at a Long Island marina, killing a man aboard and burning a dock worker who pushed the fiery vessel away from the shore...
State: NYC landlord probed for forcing tenants out
NEW YORK (AP) -- The state's Tenant Protection Unit said Wednesday that a major New York City landlord was under investigation over allegations it forced Asian-American tenants to leave their rent-regulated apartments...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
Top NY marijuana supplier sentenced to 27 years
NEW YORK (AP) -- Prosecutors in New York say a Canadian drug kingpin who was one of New York's biggest marijuana suppliers has been sentenced to 27 years in prison for leading a $1 billion international drug trafficking enterprise...
Manfred, Torre take ice bucket challenge for ALS
NEW YORK (AP) -- Major League Baseball officials are not afraid of getting their feet wet for a good cause...
A's stumble and must regroup with Angels coming
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- This is a week when the Oakland Athletics could really use some momentum...
Wheeler wins again, Mets end 3-game skid
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The New York Mets still consider themselves a contender in the NL East chase even with a daunting deficit to make up over the final month...
Rex, Giants RB spice up 'Snoopy Bowl' rivalry
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) -- Rex Ryan was up to the task of firing up a good, old preseason rivalry...
Rangers sign free-agent forward Kevin Hayes
NEW YORK (AP) -- Hobey Baker Award finalist Kevin Hayes agreed to terms on a free-agent contract with the New York Rangers on Wednesday...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Evening" game were:...

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