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NY expands 'yes means yes' policy to private colleges

July 07, 2015 | 03:05 PM
New York state's private colleges and universities have a new sexual consent ...more»

Cuomo orders review of schools' compliance with Dignity for All Students Act

July 07, 2015 | 10:04 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has demanded the state Education Department investigate public ...more»

Student Protection Unit shuts down loan company for deceptive practices

July 06, 2015 | 03:01 PM
Student loan debt relief provider Interactiv Education LLC, doing business ...more»

Gillibrand vows to help 'blue water' vets

July 06, 2015 | 02:43 PM
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was joined by congressmen Chris Gibson and Paul ...more»

Oil train activists mark second anniversary of Lac-Megantic explosion

July 06, 2015 | 02:23 PM
Two years ago Monday, 47 people died in Lac-Megantic, Quebec when 63 train ...more»

'Save the Moguls'

July 06, 2015 | 01:59 PM
Share Better, a coalition of elected officials, housing groups and community ...more»

Answers sought in Dannemora prison escape

July 06, 2015 | 11:46 AM
Now that the manhunt for escaped inmates Richard Matt and David Sweat has finally ...more»

New warden, new rules at Dannemora

July 06, 2015 | 11:46 AM
The new Superintendent of the Clinton Correctional Facility, Michael Kirkpatrick, ...more»

The gloves are off

July 06, 2015 | 11:43 AM
Mayor Bill de Blasio, who 18 months ago in his inaugural address pledged to ...more»

Officials warn of ‘ghost guns’

July 06, 2015 | 11:42 AM
Three New Yorkers were recently arrested on charges of assembling and selling ...more»

DMV’s concert crackdown

July 06, 2015 | 11:41 AM
The state’s enforcement of underage drinking regulations at two recent ...more»

Ex-top Dem gets 7 years in prison

July 06, 2015 | 11:41 AM
Former Democratic state Sen. Malcolm Smith was sentenced last week to seven ...more»

DEC Commissioner Martens resigns

July 06, 2015 | 11:40 AM
A day after enacting a promised ban on fracking, New York Department of Environmental ...more»

State agencies offer $50 million in grants for water systems

July 06, 2015 | 11:39 AM
State officials say $50 million is now available to local governments for water ...more»

Commission to hold hearings on judicial conduct

July 06, 2015 | 11:39 AM
The Commission on Statewide Attorney Discipline will be holding public hearings ...more»

Lippman names two members to pay-raise commission

July 06, 2015 | 11:38 AM
The latest appointees to the Commission on Legislative, Judicial and Executive ...more»

Dangerous men, careful plans and a bold escape for the ages

July 06, 2015 | 11:36 AM
It was dawn in the cellblocks of Dannemora, time for a round of bed checks ...more»

DEC Commissioner Martens resigns

July 02, 2015 | 08:25 AM
A day after enacting a promised ban on fracking, New York Department of Environmental ...more»

New warden, increased security after New York prison escape

July 02, 2015 | 08:24 AM
A new superintendent has been named at the maximum-security prison in upstate ...more»

Ex-NY Sen. Smith gets 7 years in prison for mayor race plot

July 01, 2015 | 12:58 PM
Former Democratic state Sen. Malcolm Smith was sentenced Wednesday to seven ...more»

$7.3B to be shared among health care networks to overhaul

July 01, 2015 | 08:07 AM
Some $7.3 billion will be divided among 25 networks of health care providers ...more»

At last, de Blasio takes off gloves and hits back at Cuomo

July 01, 2015 | 08:04 AM
Mayor Bill de Blasio, who 18 months ago in his inaugural address pledged to ...more»

Official: Prison chief, 11 others put on leave after escape

July 01, 2015 | 08:03 AM
The superintendent at the prison where two killers broke out has been placed ...more»
Romanian who led ATM 'skimming' ring sentenced to 10 years
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- A Romanian native who led a scheme that used card-reading devices to steal bank information from ATMs in several states has been sentenced to 10 years in prison...
Troopers: Small plane makes emergency landing in NY field
ONEONTA, N.Y. (AP) -- State police say the pilot of a small plane was taken to a central New York hospital with injuries after making an emergency landing in a cornfield...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Tuesday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday 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 Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
NY expands 'yes means yes' policy to private colleges
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state's private colleges and universities have a new, affirmative sexual consent policy to combat campus sexual violence...
NY Gov. Cuomo to sign 'yes means yes' sexual consent bill
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state's private colleges and universities will soon have a new, affirmative sexual consent policy to combat campus sexual violence...
NYS report faults 2 nurses in inmate's 2013 death
VALHALLA, N.Y. (AP) -- The state Commission of Correction has found that two Westchester County Jail nurses displayed "gross incompetence" in the treatment of an inmate who died after complaining of stomach and chest pains...
Penn & Teller aim to work their brand of magic on Broadway
NEW YORK (AP) -- Magic doesn't just happen like, well, magic...
NY energy company fined $1.25 million
NEW YORK (AP) -- A suburban New York energy company has been fined $1...
Probe: No wrongdoing in autistic student's choking death
NEW YORK (AP) -- An investigation has found no wrongdoing in the choking death of an autistic Brooklyn student...
Bruce Jenner's 1984 Olympic Torch going on auction block
NEW YORK (AP) -- The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, is going on the auction block where it could fetch $20,000 or more...
School administrator files racial discrimination complaint
AMITYVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- A black school administrator says a Long Island school district racially discriminated against him...
Amy Schumer and Aziz Ansari to lead Oddball Comedy tour
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amy Schumer and Aziz Ansari will be the headliners this year when the Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival hits the road looking for laughs...
7 suffer minor injuries in Queens fire
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fire officials say two firefighters and five other people sustained minor injuries in an overnight fire at a home in Queens...
Police: NY man accidentally killed by friend's handgun
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a 35-year-old man is dead after he was accidentally shot by a handgun his friend had kept loaded and handy during the search for two escaped prison inmates...
Bloomberg's granddaughter gets hybrid surname
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's name is plastered on halls, towers and magazines, ensuring his surname will stand the test of time...
NYPD: 2 use pepper spray in robbery attempt in Brooklyn
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NYPD is looking for a pair of suspects who pepper-sprayed a Brooklyn resident after knocking on his apartment door and attempting to rob him...
Death of a laborer in suburban NY ruled a homicide
MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say the death of a man found in woods in suburban New York has been ruled a homicide...
NYPD seeks man who threw firework into police cruiser
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police are searching for a man who they say threw a firework inside an unattended NYPD police cruiser in Brooklyn...

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