5 Dead, Nearly 200 Sickened In Romaine Lettuce Outbreak
Four more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted lettuce, bringing the total to five.
State Police Warning About So-Called ‘Grandparent Scams’
State police are warning the general public about scams targeting older people.
Proposal Would Add ‘X’ Category To NYC Birth Certificates
People born in New York City who do not identify their gender as either male or female would have the option of choosing a third category for their birth certificates under a new proposal.
Boyfriend Faces Immigration Charges After Woman’s Body Found
A farm worker who authorities said admits to burying the body of his girlfriend — but not killing her — was charged Friday with having counterfeit citizenship documents and re-entering the country after twice being deported.
30-Year-Old Leaves Parents’ Home With Help From Alex Jones
The 30-year-old man whose eviction from his parents' suburban home drew national attention finally left Friday, hours before a court-ordered deadline, with financial help from right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones.
Seneca Lake Region To Be Treated For Sea Lampreys
State environmental officials are set to begin treatments to control the sea lamprey population in the Finger Lakes region.
Thousands March Across NYC’s Brooklyn Bridge In Gun Protest
Thousands of demonstrators have marched across New York's Brooklyn Bridge in a protest against gun violence.
Judge Declares Mistrial In Politician Corruption Case
After a jury deadlocked following nine days of deliberations, a judge Thursday declared a mistrial in a federal corruption trial that accused former Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano of accepting bribes, kickbacks and a $100,000-a-year no-show job for his wife.
For Sale: New York Liberty Courting Potential New Owners
At least two different groups that are considering buying the WNBA team were at the Liberty's home opener in Westchester County last Friday.
Need An Entry-Level Job At A Store? It Can Be Harder Now
Asia Thomas knew she was at a disadvantage. It had been 16 years since she quit a job at McDonald's to raise her kids. When she left, restaurants didn't have kiosks to take orders, people didn't use smartphones to pay, and job seekers did applications on paper.