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Cuomo endorses Klein

July 28, 2014 | 02:54 PM
On Monday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo endorsed the Senate’s Independent Democratic ...more»

Fitzpatrick denies claims made in Times article regarding Moreland Commission

July 28, 2014 | 01:29 PM
The continued fallout surrounding the investigative report published in The ...more»

Voters: Most lawmakers do what’s best for themselves

July 28, 2014 | 12:37 PM
A majority of New Yorkers say in the latest Siena College poll that they ...more»

Rapfogel sentenced up to 10 years

July 28, 2014 | 12:36 PM
The former head of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty was sentenced ...more»

Albany County hunters can now use rifles for big game

July 28, 2014 | 12:33 PM
Albany County hunters can now use a rifle for big game as the result of a bill ...more»

New state law ups penalties for pointing lasers at aircraft

July 28, 2014 | 12:33 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law Tuesday that now makes it illegal ...more»

Racinos can stay open later, under new law

July 28, 2014 | 12:32 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo last Tuesday signed a bill (A.10075/S.07833) into law that ...more»

Albany parking plan gets extension

July 28, 2014 | 12:31 PM
Last Tuesday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law (A.8877/S.6683) that will extend ...more»

Gov. Cuomo signs dozens of bills into law

July 28, 2014 | 12:31 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed dozens of bills into law Tuesday July 22, one of which ...more»

Cuomo’s critics pile on following Times story

July 28, 2014 | 12:23 PM
A New York Times investigation into the governor’s Moreland Commission ...more»

Report: 1,803 public workers paid more than Cuomo

July 25, 2014 | 09:16 AM
The Empire Center for Public Policy reports 1,803 local government employees ...more»

Republicans jump to Astorino's defense

July 25, 2014 | 09:14 AM
Several Republican governors eyeing runs for the White House in 2016 are rallying ...more»

Times article spurs outrage from good government groups, political candidates over unanswered Moreland questions

July 23, 2014 | 02:41 PM
A New York Times investigation into the governor’s Moreland Commission ...more»

Cox, Long criticize Christie over his lack of support for Astorino campaign

July 23, 2014 | 02:24 PM
NYGOP Chairman Ed Cox is condemning New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie for comments ...more»

Rapfogel sentenced up to 10 years for stealing from Met Council on Jewish Poverty

July 23, 2014 | 01:09 PM
The former head of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty was sentenced ...more»

Bill would help vets transition into New York state during and after military service

July 22, 2014 | 03:12 PM
New York became the 50th state to pass legislation to join an interstate compact ...more»

Christie: No plans to campaign for Astorino

July 22, 2014 | 01:16 PM
Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Monday he doesn't have plans ...more»

Plurality of voters want to halt Common Core curriculum

July 21, 2014 | 03:19 PM
Nearly half of New York state voters want the implementation of Common Core ...more»

Anti-frackers slightly outnumber proponents, according to latest Siena poll

July 21, 2014 | 02:45 PM
A new poll, released Monday by the Siena College Research Institute, reports ...more»

Fallen parole officers remembered

July 21, 2014 | 02:12 PM
On Wednesday, nearly 100 people assembled at the Swan Street courtyard for ...more»

Senate report outlines plan to combat Lyme disease

July 21, 2014 | 02:11 PM
A Senate Republican task force has released a report on Lyme disease and other ...more»

Bill would set tighter regs for clothing donation bins

July 21, 2014 | 02:10 PM
Bayside Democrat Assemblyman Edward Braunstein wants to stop goodhearted New ...more»

Clean water funds to help build new Tappan Zee

July 21, 2014 | 02:07 PM
Ignoring pleas from environmental groups, the state’s Public Authorities ...more»
Argentina in last-ditch effort to avert default
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Argentina's government said Monday it will make another effort to reach a deal with US...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Monday:...
Reed HOF induction gives Bills cause to celebrate
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- There are two things Andre Reed is most certain of in preparing to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend...
Parolee convicted of killing NY officer, 2nd man
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York City parolee was convicted Monday of killing a suburban New York police officer who saw him get in a car crash and then killing a second man during his getaway...
Endangered goat herd added to Bronx Zoo
NEW YORK (AP) -- An endangered species of spiral-horned goats has been added to the Bronx Zoo's Wild Asia habitats...
Cuomo backs breakaway Democratic Senate leader
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo is backing the leader of a breakaway faction of Democrats in the New York state Senate following his vow to return to the party fold...
Both eastbound Thruway lanes reopen after flooding
WHEATLAND, N.Y. (AP) -- Officials say both eastbound lanes of the Thruway outside Rochester have reopened after both were closed because of flooding caused by heavy rains...
Defense: Gov't suppressed evidence in Blackwater
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Lawyers for Blackwater security guards argued Monday that the government has suppressed evidence favorable to defendants who are on trial in the killings of 14 Iraqis in Nisoor Square in Baghdad...
Police: Man returns to scene of theft, arrested
SEAFORD, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a man stole $2,400 worth of merchandise from a Long Island store, then returned and tried to steal another $1,000 in goods...
Ronstadt, Katzenberg among those honored by Obama
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Singer Linda Ronstadt, DreamWorks Animation chief Jeffrey Katzenberg and public radio host Diane Rehm are among those being honored at the White House Monday for their contributions to arts and humanities...
Mayor, family now live in historic Gracie Mansion
NEW YORK (AP) -- A historic New York City mansion is once again filled with the sounds of family activities...
Huge crowd fills cash registers in Cooperstown
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) -- What a difference a year and six living inductees make for the home of the National Baseball Hall of Fame...
Cuomo headed to western New York for announcement
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo is scheduled to make a public appearance in Buffalo, his first since a published report said his administration interfered with the corruption panel the governor created...
Groups urge NY to ban poisons that kill wildlife
NEW YORK (AP) -- Six groups are petitioning New York State to ban a rat poison that is killing wildlife that feed on the tainted rodents...
Man dies, trapped in elevator accident
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police say a man has died after becoming trapped between an elevator shaft wall and the elevator car...
Biker dies after crashing, falling from ramp
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a 36-year-old man has died after he crashed his motorcycle on an elevated ramp in Albany and fell 30 feet to the street below...
Report: NYC public housing falls short
NEW YORK (AP) -- The number of reports of multiple deficiencies in New York City's public housing units nearly doubled between 2008 and 2011 from 19 percent to 11 percent...
New Rochelle settles over wheelchair evacuations
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) -- New Rochelle administrators have admitted the district broke federal law by not evacuating two students in wheelchairs during a 2013 emergency...

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