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Cuomo, lawmakers begin trade mission

April 20, 2015 | 03:30 PM
New York’s governor this morning embarked on a trip to Cuba to bolster ...more»

Child abuse victims to assemble in Albany to ask for new law

April 20, 2015 | 03:01 PM
In accordance with Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Month, Assemblywoman Margaret ...more»

Watchdog groups says even more discretionary funding made it into final budget

April 20, 2015 | 02:48 PM
More money in lump sum funds was discovered on top of the already $2.6 billion ...more»

Toy sellers challenging Albany County law

April 20, 2015 | 02:35 PM
In response to a new Albany County law that bans the sale of unsafe toys in ...more»

AG says New York's water treatment plants discharging microbeads into lakes, rivers

April 20, 2015 | 02:10 PM
According to a report released by the state Attorney General’s Office ...more»

74% of upstaters say tests should have less weight in teacher evals

April 20, 2015 | 02:04 PM
A majority of upstate New Yorkers say the state does not spend enough on ...more»

NY receives funds to address veteran homelessness

April 20, 2015 | 01:53 PM
New York is set to receive $ 3,957,771 as part of $65 million federal funds ...more»

Skelos vows to cooperate with prosecutors

April 20, 2015 | 01:51 PM
New York state Senate Leader Dean Skelos said Thursday he will cooperate with ...more»

Monmouth U Poll: NY most corrupt state

April 20, 2015 | 01:50 PM
New York leads the list of states Americans view as having the most political ...more»

Legislation attempts to suspend Triborough Amendment

April 20, 2015 | 01:49 PM
A bill in the Assembly has targeted a section of the Civil Service Law which ...more»

Cuomo is first governor to visit Cuba as ties reopen

April 20, 2015 | 01:48 PM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is heading to Havana, the first American governor ...more»

Drastic increase in texting tickets

April 20, 2015 | 01:48 PM
Tickets handed out to motorists for texting while driving has increased by ...more»

Clinton tries again in Iowa, now with different approach

April 20, 2015 | 01:47 PM
Hillary Rodham Clinton is searching for a second chance in the state that delivered ...more»

De Blasio draws some ire for not endorsing Clinton

April 20, 2015 | 01:44 PM
Mayor Bill de Blasio, under fire from some fellow Democrats for not immediately ...more»

Deadlock on LLC loophole

April 20, 2015 | 01:43 PM
The state Board of Elections last week reached a deadlock — 2 to 2 — ...more»

Bill would ban body parts from African ‘big five’ in NY

April 20, 2015 | 01:41 PM
New legislation could protect the "big five African species" by banning the ...more»

Advocates for expanded Hudson dredging renew call

April 20, 2015 | 01:40 PM
A group of environmentalists and elected officials renewed their call Tuesday ...more»

NYC issues loom large as lawmakers return to Albany

April 20, 2015 | 01:37 PM
New York City and its mayor have a lot riding on the last two months of the ...more»

90% of voters say corruption in Albany a serious problem

April 20, 2015 | 01:35 PM
Voters north of the five boroughs still hold a negative opinion of Gov. Andrew ...more»

Left, right unified against Start-Up NY

April 20, 2015 | 01:33 PM
An unlikely coalition from New York’s political right and left has called ...more»

NY settles suit over death of disabled resident for $2.25M

April 20, 2015 | 01:33 PM
New York on Wednesday settled for $2.25 million a lawsuit filed by a family ...more»

Thousands skip NY tests, raising questions about evaluations

April 17, 2015 | 07:05 AM
Some New York school districts are reporting that 60 to 70 percent of students ...more»

Board of Elections split on campaign rule; 'LLC loophole' intact

April 16, 2015 | 03:45 PM
New York's Board of Elections split Thursday along party lines on closing the ...more»
Rangers shut down Penguins 2-1 to reclaim momentum
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- There is nothing poetic or necessarily pretty about the way the New York Rangers play, particularly on the road...
Sabathia strong, but Yankees fall 2-1 to Tigers
DETROIT (AP) -- CC Sabathia pitched his first complete game in over 21 months, and although this one was the eight-inning kind, it was still a step forward for the New York left-hander...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Monday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
Tigers rally in 7th, Simon sharp in 2-1 win over Yankees
DETROIT (AP) -- The newcomers to Detroit's starting rotation are certainly pulling their weight so far...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
NY's Cuomo become 1st US governor to visit Cuba post-detente
HAVANA (AP) -- Cuban officials and New York business executives are exploring ways for companies to do business on the communist-run island despite the longstanding U...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash4Life' game
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the "Cash4Life" game were:...
Doerr, Guirgis among Pulitzer winners in arts
NEW YORK (AP) -- Anthony Doerr's "All the Light We Cannot See," an emotional and intimate World War II novel that has been one of the top-selling literary works of the past year, has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction...
Detroit expects Abdelkader back for Game 3 against Tampa Bay
DETROIT (AP) -- Even though they managed a split in the first two games at Tampa Bay, the Detroit Red Wings are trying to turn this playoff series around...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday 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 Monday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:...
Eagles sign quarterback Tim Tebow to 1-year contract
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Tebowmania swept through Philly before Tim Tebow's return to the NFL even became official...
Details on the 2015 Pulitzer Prize winners
Details and reaction on the winners of the 2015 Pulitzer Prizes:...
Senate nears votes on trafficking bill, Loretta Lynch
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Key senators said Monday they're close to a deal on an anti-trafficking bill, potentially clearing the way for a vote to confirm President Barack Obama's attorney general...
Trotz counting on Ovechkin to be 'difference maker' vs Isles
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) -- Alex The Great can be better...
Landslide blocks Albany creek, prompts state of emergency
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A state of emergency has been declared after a landslide dammed up an Albany creek, but officials say there's no immediate danger of flooding and no need for evacuations...
Clinton defends family foundation from charges of favoritism
KEENE, N.H. (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton dismissed swirling questions about her family foundation Monday as little more than political attacks from Republicans eager to gain an early advantage in the 2016 presidential contest...

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