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Board of Regents honors Gloversville Latin teacher

September 16, 2014 | 01:53 PM
The New York State Board of Regents named Gloversville Enlarged School District ...more»

Fracktivists urge Obama to change his thinking on what is 'climate friendly'

September 16, 2014 | 01:50 PM
Americans Against Fracking, a coalition of more than 200 organizations opposed ...more»

EPA derails Cuomo's Tappan Zee funding plan

September 16, 2014 | 12:43 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency has rejected almost all of Gov. Andrew ...more»

Cuomo, Christie discuss the region's terror threat

September 16, 2014 | 08:25 AM
New York and New Jersey are facing a daunting domestic terror threat fueled ...more»

DiNapoli accepts Police Benevolent Associationís endorsement

September 15, 2014 | 03:59 PM
At the PBA headquarters in downtown Albany, four police agencies endorsed Comptroller ...more»

Wage board to consider higher wages for tipped workers

September 15, 2014 | 03:44 PM
The State Labor Department’s Wage Board convened in Albany on Monday ...more»

Green Party candidate: 'Let me debate'

September 15, 2014 | 03:29 PM
At an Albany press conference on Monday, Howie Hawkins, the Green Party candidate ...more»

Regional Development Councils present plans for new round of funding

September 15, 2014 | 02:58 PM
Members of the state’s Regional Economic Development Councils are presenting ...more»

NY tax receipts rise despite growing income gap

September 15, 2014 | 12:05 PM
New York tax collections have continued rising despite a growing income gap ...more»

Former Sampson consultant guilty of fraud, conspiracy

September 15, 2014 | 12:05 PM
A former consultant to the New York State Democratic Senate Campaign Committee ...more»

Ex-assemblyman is credited with fighting corruption

September 15, 2014 | 12:04 PM
A former New York state assemblyman from the Bronx won’t serve any time ...more»

Biz council to host talk on sports and the economy

September 15, 2014 | 12:04 PM
The New York State Business Council has invited Marty Appel, one of the nation’s ...more»

Edward Nixon to visit Capital Region

September 15, 2014 | 12:03 PM
The Albany Chapter of the American Political Items Collectors has invited Edward ...more»

Renowned environmentalist to give Keynote Lecture on climate change at UAlbany

September 15, 2014 | 12:02 PM
On Tuesday September 16 at the UAlbany uptown campus, environmental author ...more»

Nader campaigns for Green Party

September 15, 2014 | 12:01 PM
Ralph Nader urged an appreciative audience to "break new ground" Sunday as ...more»

DiNapoli: Room for improvement in SUNY crime reporting

September 15, 2014 | 11:59 AM
The Office of the Comptroller has found inconsistencies in campus crime statistics ...more»

North country residents sound off on oil train traffic

September 15, 2014 | 11:58 AM
Residents of the Adirondack Park and Champlain Valley region are urging state ...more»

Green voters score big on primary night

September 15, 2014 | 11:57 AM
The candidates endorsed by the New York League of Conservation Voters won 19 ...more»

DEC still taking comments on Albany oil train project

September 15, 2014 | 11:57 AM
The public comment period for a proposed facility designed to heat crude oil ...more»

AG candidate blasts incumbent for lack of transparency

September 15, 2014 | 11:56 AM
Republican Attorney General Candidate John Cahill criticized Attorney General ...more»

Bill awaiting govís signature better protects stateís psychiatric center workers

September 15, 2014 | 11:54 AM
Pressure is growing on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to sign a bill that would give better ...more»

New law will help police track missing vulnerable adults

September 15, 2014 | 11:53 AM
A new law recently signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo will expand the information ...more»

Primary results mixed for incumbents as fight for control of Senate shapes up

September 15, 2014 | 11:38 AM
The battle lines for control of New York’s state Senate are clearer after ...more»
Yankees' Prado has appendectomy; out for season
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- New York Yankees infielder-outfielder Martin Prado has had an appendectomy and will miss the rest of the season...
Snowden documentary to premiere at NY festival
NEW YORK (AP) -- A documentary about Edward Snowden is a late addition to the New York Film Festival...
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:...
Wal-Mart settles with NY over soda 12-pack ads
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York's attorney general has settled an investigation into false price advertising for Coca-Cola 12-packs by Wal-Mart at 117 stores statewide...
Big cities take aim at prescription painkillers
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Some of the nation's largest cities are ratcheting up their criticism of prescription painkillers, blaming the industry for a wave of addiction and overdoses that have ravaged their communities and busted local budgets...
Sentencing for man with history of stabbing women
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- A man who has been attacking women with knives for decades and has spent half his life in prison as a result may never get out again...
EPA derails Cuomo's Tappan Zee funding plan
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The Environmental Protection Agency has rejected almost all of Gov...
NY boater gets prison for fatal Hudson River crash
NEW CITY, N.Y. (AP) -- A New Yorker was sentenced Tuesday to two years behind bars for crashing a powerboat into a barge, killing a bride-to-be and her fiance's best man...
Charter group sues for new school funding formula
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Charter school advocates want New York to re-write the formula used to fund its public charter schools...
New rules established for NY debt collection cases
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York court administrators have established new filing requirements for debt collectors meant to prevent unfair claims and defaults in credit card collection cases against consumers...
11 hurt in Queens school bus accident
NEW YORK (AP) -- Authorities say 11 people were hurt after a school bus accident in Queens...
Seinfeld says Rivers was to be in series
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jerry Seinfeld says that Joan Rivers was to join him for an episode of his digital series "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," until he got a call saying she had to postpone because she was undergoing a medical procedure...
NY probes short-term, high-interest secured loans
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York regulators have begun investigating short-term, high-interest loans secured by borrowers' homes or other real estate to determine if they violate state laws against predatory lending...
NYC names international affairs commissioner
NEW YORK (AP) -- An official of the Clinton Global Initiative has been named commissioner of the New York City Mayor's Office for International Affairs...
2 NYPD officers convicted of attempted assault
NEW YORK (AP) -- Two police officers have been convicted of misdemeanor attempted assault in connection with a February 2011 incident in a Bronx alley...
Woman dragged trying to stop car from being stolen
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Police in Syracuse say a woman is recovering after she was dragged while trying to stop a woman from stealing a car that slammed into a school bus carrying several students...
Man rescued from river charged in buried body case
GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (AP) -- A Rochester psychiatrist charged after a man's body was found in his backyard is recovering after crashing his car along the Niagara River and walking into the water...
Plans for upstate NY landmark venue causing rift
CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. (AP) -- Plans to rebuild a landmark venue at the Chautauqua Institution are causing a rift between preservationists and the organization...

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