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Two bills would better regulate use of drones, protect privacy

July 11, 2014 | 10:24 AM
Two Manhattan men were arrested this week and charged with reckless endangerment ...more»

NY board urged to reject Tappan Zee Bridge loans

July 11, 2014 | 10:01 AM
Environmental groups are urging a state board to reject New York Gov. Andrew ...more»

NY attorney general: Abortion buffer zones intact

July 10, 2014 | 02:37 PM
New York's attorney general told police Thursday that legal buffer zones around ...more»

Gov. Cuomo: Severe weather 'the new normal'

July 09, 2014 | 03:19 PM
In response to the powerful storms that ravaged central New York and a number ...more»

Cleanup from deadly storm starts in Eastern states

July 09, 2014 | 02:57 PM
SMITHFIELD — Residents of this rural central New York town on Wednesday ...more»

De Blasio endorses Klein and Avella

July 09, 2014 | 08:33 AM
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio endorsed Senate Independent Democratic Conference ...more»

Governor forms panel to reduce prisoner recidivism

July 08, 2014 | 03:15 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the formation of the New York State Council on ...more»

Astorino hopes to run on the 'Stop Common Core' line

July 08, 2014 | 02:45 PM
Gubernatorial Republican Candidate Rob Astorino announced an independent nominating ...more»

Gaming interests spend $11 million on lobbying and political contributions leading up to referendum vote

July 08, 2014 | 02:10 PM
Companies competing for the state’s four casino spots have been pouring ...more»

Klein and Koppell both submit signatures for 34th Senate primary

July 08, 2014 | 01:04 PM
Independent Democratic Conference leader Jeff Klein, and his challenger Oliver ...more»

Two new members join casino siting board

July 08, 2014 | 10:35 AM
The New York State Gaming Commission appointed the last two members of the ...more»

Campaign contribution reports must be filed with Board of Elections by July 15

July 08, 2014 | 10:13 AM
Candidates and their political action committees must provide contribution ...more»

Q&A with NY's medical marijuana bill sponsors

July 08, 2014 | 09:13 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's signature on a bill legalizing limited use of medical marijuana ...more»

NY to add $3B windfall to state budget

July 08, 2014 | 09:02 AM
New York is poised to collect nearly $3.3 billion from a recent settlement ...more»

New York City Could Become the Next O.K. Corral, By Senator Ruben Diaz

July 08, 2014 | 07:51 AM
You should know that since New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner ...more»

Gov. Cuomo signs medical marijuana bill into law

July 07, 2014 | 03:05 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the Compassionate Care Act into law at The New York ...more»

Women's rights groups endorse O'Brien in Rochester-area Senate race

July 07, 2014 | 02:00 PM
Sen. Ted O’Brien of Irondequoit received endorsements from Family Planning ...more»

Noted scientist says court ruling ‘only the beginning’

July 07, 2014 | 01:57 PM
Environmental groups across the state welcomed last week’s New York state ...more»

Anti-frackers Crash Cuomo fundraiser

July 07, 2014 | 01:56 PM
Riding the momentum of last week’s New York state Court of Appeals ...more»

‘Veteran’s Justice’ bill falters in both houses

July 07, 2014 | 01:54 PM
A bill that advocates say would get veterans charged with a crime treatment ...more»

2nd Amendment group honors lawmakers

July 07, 2014 | 01:52 PM
Sen. Kathy Marchione, R-Halfmoon, was named "Legislator of the Year" by the ...more»

Bill would require an expiration date on sunscreen packaging

July 07, 2014 | 01:51 PM
A bill that would require sunscreen products to include an expiration date ...more»

Cuomo announces plan to reduce HIV infections

July 07, 2014 | 01:49 PM
Coinciding with the New York City Pride March, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced ...more»
Yankees' Tanaka has partially torn elbow ligament
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Allowing nine runs in the last two innings wasn't the worst thing that happened to the New York Yankees on Thursday night...
Harang shuts down Mets; Braves avert 4-game sweep
NEW YORK (AP) -- Aaron Harang and the rest of the Atlanta Braves knew they couldn't let this one slip away...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
Perez homers in debut, Indians beat Yankees 9-3
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Roberto Perez hit a two-run homer in his major league debut, Carlos Santana also connected and the Cleveland Indians scored nine runs in their last two innings at bat Thursday night for a 9-3 victory over the New York Yankees...
Bono's daughter Eve Hewson simplifies billing
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Those unusual, and sometimes wacky, names given by celebrities to their offspring don't always work in the real world...
Matt Birk gets NFL executive job
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former Minnesota Vikings and Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk was hired Thursday by the NFL as director of football development...
Officer in NYC's anti-crime push wounds suspect
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say an officer reassigned to Brooklyn as part of the city's Summer All Out campaign shot a suspect who rammed a department vehicle...
Police: Another body part found on Long Island
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- Police are investigating another body part found in a Long Island town...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
Indians rock Derek Jeter with going-away gifts
CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Cleveland Indians put a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame touch on their going-away gifts for Derek Jeter...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday 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 Thursday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:...
Mayor signs law to create NYC municipal ID cards
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday signed into law a plan to offer identification cards to residents regardless of their immigration statuses, providing a valuable document to access certain services for those who struggled to get them...
Jackson says Knicks still awaiting word from Melo
Knicks President Phil Jackson was expecting a decision from Carmelo Anthony on Thursday...
Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback
NEW YORK (AP) -- Aereo, the television-over-the-Internet service that suspended operations after the Supreme Court ruled against it, is refusing to disband for good...
Cupcake chain Crumbs in talks, could rise again
NEW YORK (AP) -- Will cupcake chain Crumbs get new dough and rise again?...
Scarly Charly takes Belmont feature
NEW YORK (AP) -- Scarly Charly, heavily favored on a big class drop, beat Box Office by one length on Thursday in the $77,000 allowance feature at Belmont Park...
NBA All-Star logo inspired by NY's transportation
NEW YORK (AP) -- Next stop: New York....
Senate approves 2 for Port Authority
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- The New Jersey state Senate has confirmed the two men Gov...

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