ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo must soon decide whether to authorize hefty fines for many people who offer to rent out their New York City apartments on Airbnb.
Gene Wilder, best known for his comedic roles in Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, The Producers, and Young Frankenstein has died at the age of 83.
DEWITT, N.Y. (AP) — The former executive director of an animal welfare organization based in Syracuse has been charged with stealing more than $400,000 from the agency.
Former Congressman Anthony Weiner has turned up in another sexting scandal, and this time it looks like it will cost him big.
The Southern Tier is the biggest loser in the job market according to the latest numbers from Albany.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — State officials in New York are marking the start of fall college classes with a series of campus fire safety inspections.
CHICAGO (AP) — A former Chicago transportation official is to be sentenced after he was convicted of taking bribes to steer $100 million in red-light camera contracts to a company in Phoenix.
MIAMI (AP) — A tropical depression that formed in the Florida Straits is moving into the southeastern Gulf of Mexico and the U.S. National Hurricane Center says it could soon become a tropical storm.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has met with Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Zuckerberg's wife, Priscilla Chan, at the Vatican.
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — World Wrestling Entertainment says the former star wrestler and manager Harry Fujiwara, better known as Mr. Fuji, has died at age 82.
SAN ANDREAS, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials in southern California say a car driven by a woman high on drugs has sparked several wildfires that so far have burned 450 acres and prompted evacuations.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A midlevel state court has ruled that a suburban Syracuse strip club's dancers are employees and the company owes unemployment insurance payments on their behalf.