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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»

Third major labor union snubs Cuomo

August 25, 2014 | 12:04 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo was snubbed by a third major labor union when the 2.5 million ...more»

What’s the difference between Governors Andrew Cuomo, Chris Christie, and Rick Perry?

August 25, 2014 | 12:02 PM
You should know that there is an old saying: "You can indict a ham and cheese ...more»

Two very different racially charged incidents

August 25, 2014 | 11:56 AM
We suppose no one should be surprised that just a few weeks after Eric Garner ...more»

The consequences of this election are serious

August 25, 2014 | 11:55 AM
In 2011, when Republicans regained control of the New York State Senate, the ...more»

Safety standards lag oil train traffic

August 25, 2014 | 11:54 AM
With freight trains likely to rumble through the Rochester area laden with ...more»

Rebuilding the public trust

August 25, 2014 | 11:50 AM
One of the big problems government bodies have always had with retaining public ...more»

Gov. Cuomo under pressure to debate his challenger

August 25, 2014 | 11:39 AM
Rob Astorino, the Republican candidate for governor, has offered to debate ...more»

Primary foe aims for rebuke of Gov. Cuomo

August 25, 2014 | 11:16 AM
As Zephyr Teachout says, there wasn’t supposed to be a Democratic primary ...more»

Conservation voters make Sen. Avella's re-election a priority

August 25, 2014 | 10:57 AM
The New York League of Conservation Voters’ political action committee ...more»

DiNapoli: SUNY improves crime stats reporting, but more needs to be done

August 25, 2014 | 09:02 AM
The State University of New York’s 29 state-operated colleges made improvements ...more»

Hasidic village sues to block Orange County casino

August 25, 2014 | 08:56 AM
A Hasidic Jewish village has mounted a legal challenge seeking to halt a casino ...more»

New York gets $800 million in Bank of America settlement

August 21, 2014 | 01:00 PM
New York state will get $800 million as its share of a national $16.65 billion ...more»
Time Warner Cable says outages largely resolved
NEW YORK (AP) -- Time Warner Cable said Wednesday that service was largely restored after a problem during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday 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 Wednesday 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 Wednesday:...
Cuomo: New York to investigate Time Warner outage
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says regulators will investigate what caused Time Warner Cable's nationwide Internet outage as the state reviews the company's merger with Comcast Corp...
Jasper Johns' former assistant pleads guilty
NEW YORK (AP) -- Pleading guilty to a single charge, a former Jasper Johns assistant told a federal judge Wednesday that he transported works of art stolen from the pop artist's Connecticut studio over state lines...
In wake of Ferguson, police try to build trust
DALLAS (AP) -- In the aftermath of the police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, some police departments are renewing efforts to reach out to black communities to build trust - holding public meetings, fielding questions and letting people voice the anger they feel toward officers who patrol their neighborhoods...
Police: 2 teens threw rocks from Thruway overpass
ROTTERDAM, N.Y. (AP) -- State police say they've charged two teenage boys with throwing rocks off a Thruway overpass outside Albany and damaging five tractor-trailers...
Offerman appeals judgment in bat attack case
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) -- Former major league baseball player Jose Offerman is appealing a federal court order that he pay $940,000 to a catcher injured during a minor league brawl in 2007...
Landmarks to light up for cancer telethon
NEW YORK (AP) -- More than a dozen landmarks across the U...
3 NY shellfishing areas to temporarily close
OYSTER BAY, N.Y. (AP) -- The state Department of Environmental Conservation says three shellfishing areas on the north shore of Long Island will be closed as a precaution during the Labor Day holiday period...
Student found dead in lake on Adirondack campus
PAUL SMITHS, N.Y. (AP) -- State police say they're investigating the death of a 19-year-old student found near the shoreline of an Adirondack lake on a college campus...
Journalist killing highlights role of freelancers
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Journalists James Foley, Steven Sotloff and Peter Theo Curtis all had one thing in common when they were captured by Islamic militants in Syria, the title "freelance journalist...
US marshals in NYC shootout; suspect wounded
NEW YORK (AP) -- Authorities say a suspect has been wounded in the hand during a shootout with U...
2 rescued from disabled boat 2 miles from falls
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say two boaters were about two miles from the brink of Niagara Falls when they were rescued from their disabled vessel by a U...
Widespread outage strikes Time Warner customers
NEW YORK (AP) -- Time Warner Cable is working to restore service after an outage cut Internet and on-demand cable service to customers across the United States...
Alec Baldwin visits mom's booth at NY State Fair
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Actor Alec Baldwin has paid a visit to his mother's cancer research booth at the New York State Fair...
NY college purchases suffragists' correspondence
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- The University of Rochester has purchased a collection of correspondence between Susan B...
Car's driver, motorcyclist killed in collision
BOONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say two people are dead after a motorcycle and a car collided head-on near an intersection on a rural central New York road...
2 rescued from disabled boat near brink of falls
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say two boaters were less than a half-mile from the brink of Niagara Falls when they were rescued from their disabled vessel by a U...

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