Authorities: NY School Fight On Video Was Just ‘Slap Boxing’
Authorities say a cellphone video that shows a boy hitting another in a New York school bathroom didn't capture a crime — just two friends who got together for some "slap boxing."
Small Earthquake Rattles Some Residents In Upstate New York
Some communities north of New York City have been rattled by a magnitude 2.2 earthquake.
Report Says Oversight Lacking At Violent NY Psych Hospital
A newspaper is reporting that a New York psychiatric hospital for inmates operated without legally required oversight while two inmate deaths, 40 assaults and 25 sex offenses triggered police responses between 2012 and 2016.
Marist College Revokes Bill O’Reilly’s Honorary Degree
New York's Marist College has revoked an honorary degree it awarded to former Fox News host Bill O'Reilly in 2001.
Pioneerof The Nile Is Proud Papa Of New Daughter
Thoroughbred racing champion Pioneerof the Nile has a new daughter.
NY Court Considers Cold War Secrecy Over Muslim Surveillance
New York's highest court will consider on Tuesday whether the New York Police Department can use a Cold War-era legal tactic to conceal information about whether it put Muslims under surveillance.
Lobbyist Resumes Testimony In Bribery Trial Of Ex-Cuomo Aide
A lobbyist has resumed testimony at the bribery trial of a former aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
NY State Assembly Democrats Poised To Pass Dream Act Again
Democrats who control the state Assembly say they plan to again pass legislation that would provide state college financial aid programs to students without legal status.
Teen Mom Gets Prison Time For Abandoning Infant In Bag
A teenage mother who abandoned her infant daughter in a trash bag behind a New York home has been sentenced to nine years in prison.
Record Number Enrolled Through NY Health Plan Marketplace
More New Yorkers than ever are signed up for health coverage under the state's health insurance marketplace.