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Republicans maintain lead in 3rd Senate District

October 31, 2014 | 11:35 AM
Republican Tom Croci leads Democrat Adrienne Esposito, 59-34 percent, in the ...more»

Attorney general candidates clash in debate

October 31, 2014 | 07:53 AM
The two major-party candidates for New York attorney general clashed over corruption ...more»

Cahill gets endorsement from State Police investigators

October 29, 2014 | 04:10 PM
The Republican candidate looking to take over the Attorney General’s ...more»

Advocate for the disabled creates his own abuse hotline

October 29, 2014 | 04:04 PM
A vocal critic of the state’s system of care for the developmentally ...more»

Hawkins courts Teachout supporters

October 29, 2014 | 03:46 PM
Green Party candidate for governor, Howie Hawkins, is reaching out to Zephyr ...more»

NYSUT moves to dismiss tenure case

October 29, 2014 | 03:46 PM
New York State United Teachers Wednesday filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit ...more»

Candidates debate economy, leadership

October 27, 2014 | 02:03 PM
Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger traded insults and ...more»

U.S. prosecutor continues probe of Albany corruption

October 27, 2014 | 01:57 PM
The federal prosecutor who took over the files of New York’s Moreland ...more»

Integrity, public corruption big topics in AG’s race

October 27, 2014 | 01:56 PM
The candidates to be New York’s top lawyer say integrity and public corruption ...more»

Governors stress home quarantine for Ebola workers

October 27, 2014 | 01:55 PM
The gulf between politicians and scientists over Ebola widened on Sunday as ...more»

SUNY campuses implement preventative measures against Ebola

October 27, 2014 | 01:54 PM
SUNY campuses across the state announced they would be implementing policy ...more»

Job growth a key issue in governor’s race

October 27, 2014 | 01:53 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York has more jobs than ever and that upstate New ...more»

GOP candidate ignores perception he has no chance

October 27, 2014 | 01:53 PM
Never mind the poll numbers, the small crowds, the general perception that ...more»

Legal petition seeks NY ban on outdated rail cars

October 27, 2014 | 01:52 PM
A coalition of environmental groups and Albany residents filed a legal petition ...more»

Bill allows nurses, pharmacists access to immunization database

October 27, 2014 | 01:52 PM
A bill (A.9561-a/S.7253-a) to increase immunization safety for patients was ...more»

State abolishes 36 inactive agencies

October 27, 2014 | 01:51 PM
The size of government in New York state is now a little smaller thanks to ...more»

Energy center to help lower state’s utility bills

October 27, 2014 | 01:51 PM
A new energy management center will provide public facilities across New York ...more»

School bus contractors urge passage of two new safety laws

October 27, 2014 | 01:50 PM
The New York Bus Contractors Association is using School Bus Safety Week to ...more»

City schools looking at reforms to controversial ‘B21’ infractions

October 27, 2014 | 01:50 PM
A controversial school discipline code that pushes students out of school into ...more»

Attorney General warns about Ebola-related consumer scams

October 27, 2014 | 01:48 PM
A consumer alert tied to the Ebola crisis was announced earlier this week by ...more»

Cuomo’s office tightly controls public records

October 27, 2014 | 01:47 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo took office four years ago promising the most transparent ...more»

Rifle & Pistol Association endorses Astorino

October 23, 2014 | 09:25 AM
The New York State Rifle & Pistol Association announced its endorsements of ...more»

Candidates debate economy, leadership

October 23, 2014 | 07:37 AM
Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger traded insults and ...more»
Judge rejects Ebola quarantine for nurse
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) -- A Maine judge has rejected a bid by state health officials to restrict the movement of nurse Kaci Hickox, who defied a quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients...
$2 million deal reached in hot NYC jail cell death
NEW YORK (AP) -- The city on Friday reached a $2...
Avonte lawyer to represent family in choking death
NEW YORK (AP) -- The lawyer for the family of an autistic teenager who died after disappearing from his New York City school will also work with the family of an autistic student who died after choking...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Friday:...
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:...
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:...
NYPD's highest ranking black official resigns
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Police Department's highest ranking black official, Chief Philip Banks III, is quitting the department instead of taking a new post...
Union appeal denied in NY stop and frisk case
NEW YORK (AP) -- A federal appeals court panel has denied a request by police unions to continue to challenge New York City's stop and frisk ruling...
Gas falling under $3 nationwide: What to know
NEW YORK (AP) -- The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas station sign, with a price under $3 a gallon...
News Guide: A look at latest Ebola developments
No African countries are on the United Nations list of contributors to fight Ebola...
MSG profit jumps on Fuse music TV network sale
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Madison Square Garden Co...
Man found dead aboard sailboat in New Jersey
SANDY HOOK, N.J. (AP) -- State Police are awaiting autopsy results after a New York man was found dead aboard a sailboat that ran aground on a New Jersey beach...
NY judge dismisses murder charge in 1986 killing
NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York judge has dismissed a murder charge against a Miami man in a 1986 killing because the defendant's right to a speedy trial was violated...
Margarine truck driver in parkway crash ticketed
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) -- A Florida trucker accused of crashing into an overpass while using a Connecticut-New York parkway restricted to cars faces several New York traffic summonses...
NY sex offenders get special Halloween monitoring
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York law enforcement officials have placed special restrictions on paroled sex offenders for Halloween...
Western NY horse breeder faces contempt charge
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- A western New York horse breeder previously convicted on 52 misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty has been found in contempt of court for failing to sell 33 of her horses...
Troopers posted at school district due to threats
MONTROSE, N.Y. (AP) -- School officials say state troopers will be posted Friday at a Westchester County school district following threats that forced lockdowns two days in a row...
1 dead, 2 injured in shooting outside NYC club
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say a woman was fatally shot and two other people were wounded overnight outside a club in Queens...
Survey: NYC homelessness rose in 2014
NEW YORK (AP) -- A new survey shows the number of homeless people in New York City has grown this year in almost every category: individuals, families and the chronically homeless...
2 rescued safely from flooding boat on Lake Erie
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Two men have planted their feet safely back on shore after several Coast Guard crews rescued them off of a flooding boat in Lake Erie...

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