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NY'ers support fracking ban, Q-poll shows

December 23, 2014 | 08:02 AM
New York state voters approve 55 — 25 percent of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ...more»

Winners and losers in casino decisions

December 23, 2014 | 07:31 AM
The new casinos coming to upstate New York won't open for at least a few years, ...more»

Obama signs New York state disaster declaration

December 23, 2014 | 07:31 AM
President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in upstate New York. That ...more»

New York posts record agricultural sales

December 23, 2014 | 07:30 AM
New York's farmers set record sales last year. The state's cash receipts for ...more»

Cuban-American lawmaker concerned about human rights in wake of Obama announcement

December 22, 2014 | 11:31 AM
Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, R-Staten Island, a Cuban-American, is not ...more»

Cuomo: 2nd inaugural will be low-key

December 22, 2014 | 11:30 AM
Don’t expect a lot of glitz and glamor for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ...more»

NY is first shale state to ban fracking

December 22, 2014 | 11:30 AM
The state Department of Environmental Conservation stated it would issue a ...more»

Stakeholders weigh in on fracking decision

December 22, 2014 | 11:29 AM
After more than five years of waiting for a decision on high-volume hydraulic ...more»

Board of Regents requests a $2B budget increase for school aid

December 22, 2014 | 11:28 AM
The New York State Board of Regents is looking to add $2 billion to its 2015-2016 ...more»

Most teachers rated effective in evaluations

December 22, 2014 | 11:27 AM
Better than nine out of 10 New York school teachers were rated effective or ...more»

Panel recommends 3 upstate resort casinos

December 22, 2014 | 11:26 AM
Three economically distressed counties in upstate New York have been selected ...more»

State approves Schenectady casino

December 22, 2014 | 11:26 AM
The New York Gaming Facility Location Board recommended Rivers Casino and Resort ...more»

Seneca County project trumps Southern Tier bids

December 22, 2014 | 11:25 AM
On December 17, the state’s Gaming Facility Location Board recommended ...more»

Gaming expert surprised over Southern Tier casino snub

December 22, 2014 | 11:24 AM
The day after New York’s Gaming Facility Location Board recommended three ...more»

Cuomo tours new upstate casino communities

December 22, 2014 | 11:24 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo took a celebratory tour of upstate communities set to host ...more»

Farmers lament lost opportunity for gas riches

December 22, 2014 | 11:22 AM
While environmental groups are doing a victory dance over New York’s ...more»

Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlash

December 22, 2014 | 09:34 AM
Civil rights leaders Sunday condemned the ambush killings of two New York police ...more»

Officers' killers had long criminal history

December 22, 2014 | 09:31 AM
The gunman who fatally ambushed two police officers in their squad car had ...more»

Casinos slated for Schenectady, Seneca, and Sullivan counties

December 17, 2014 | 03:34 PM
The New York state Gaming Commission's Gaming Facility Location Board has approved ...more»

Stakeholders, experts weigh in on fracking decision

December 17, 2014 | 02:19 PM
After more than five years waiting for a decision on high-volume hydraulic ...more»

Most NY teachers rated effective in evaluations

December 17, 2014 | 07:41 AM
Better than nine out of 10 New York school teachers were rated effective or ...more»

The D'oh of Homer: Professors employ TV's Simpsons

December 17, 2014 | 07:27 AM
Bart and Lisa Simpson have been in elementary school for 25 years. But that ...more»

Tensions mount between NYC mayor, police union

December 16, 2014 | 02:22 PM
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is delivering the latest volley in his ongoing ...more»
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Saturday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:...
Canada beats Germany 4-0 in world junior hockey
MONTREAL (AP) -- Erie Otters star Connor McDavid had a goal and two assists - all on power plays - in Canada's 4-0 victory over Germany on Saturday night in the World Junior Championship...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Take 5' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Lotto" game were:...
Pacers snap Nets' 3-game win streak, 110-85
NEW YORK (AP) -- Rodney Stuckey scored 20 points, David West added 17, and the Indiana Pacers overwhelmed the Brooklyn Nets 110-85 on Saturday night...
Sabres rally to beat Islanders 4-3 in SO
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Nicolas Deslauriers didn't even see his goal that ignited Buffalo's comeback victory over the New York Islanders on Saturday night...
Stepan scores 3, lifts Rangers to 8th straight win
NEW YORK (AP) -- After a three-day break, the New York Rangers kept on winning, while the New Jersey Devils remained on the skids even with a brand new coaching staff behind the bench...
Penn State tops Boston College 31-30 in OT in Pinstripe Bowl
NEW YORK (AP) -- At Yankee Stadium, Sam Ficken was Penn State's captain in the clutch...
Penn State tops Boston College in Pinstripe Bowl
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mike Knoll hooked the ball well right of the post, a foul strike that cost Boston College at Yankee Stadium...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 10' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Pick 10" game were:...
School bans 'I Can't Breathe' T-shirts at tournament
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A high school basketball tournament on the Northern California coast has become the latest flashpoint in the ongoing protests over police killings of unarmed black men after a school was disinvited because of concerns its players would wear T-shirts printed with the words "I Can't Breathe" during warmups...
NYC officer mourned at funeral as tensions linger
NEW YORK (AP) -- Thousands of police officers from across the nation packed a church and spilled onto streets Saturday to honor Officer Rafael Ramos as a devoted family man, aspiring chaplain and hero, though an air of unrest surrounding his ambush shooting was not completely pushed aside...
2 more Devils come down with mumps
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New Jersey Devils are fielding a short-handed lineup in their first game with a new committee of coaches behind the bench...
200 protest Nov. killing of man by NYPD officer
NEW YORK (AP) -- About 200 people protested the November shooting of an unarmed Brooklyn man by a police officer in a darkened public housing building's stairwell...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Evening' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Saturday 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 Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:...

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