Final Round Of Statewide Broadband Access Program Starting
New York state is getting closer to a goal of providing broadband internet to every corner of the Empire State by the end of this year.
Key Witness Expected To Testify At Trial Of Cuomo Aide
A key witness is taking the stand in the corruption trial of a former top aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Adirondack Park Agency Approves Classification For 51K Acres
The Adirondack Park Agency has approved land classifications that expand the High Peaks Wilderness Area to a size rivaling Rocky Mountain National Park.
Research Focuses On Lake-Effect Phenomenon Behind Epic Snows
A new study aims to shed light on the weather phenomenon that's behind many of Buffalo's most epic snowfalls.
New York Troopers Step Up Road Patrols For Super Bowl
Police in New York state say they will once again step up road patrols around the Super Bowl on Sunday.
Man To Be Sentenced In SUNY Albany Dormitory Student Rape
A 26-year-old man convicted of raping a SUNY Albany student as she slept in her dorm room is scheduled to be sentenced.
Amtrak Crash In South Carolina Leaves 2 Dead, Over 100 Hurt
An Amtrak passenger train slammed into a parked freight train in the early-morning darkness Sunday after a thrown switch sent it hurtling down a side track, authorities said. Two Amtrak crew members were killed, and more than 100 people were injured.
Woman Struck And Killed On Central New York Roadway
Sheriff deputies say a 26-year-old woman has died after being hit by several cars as she walked back to her disabled pickup truck on a central New York road.
NY Opera Fires Stage Director For ‘Inappropriate Behavior’
New York's Metropolitan Opera said Thursday that it had fired world-renowned British stage director John Copley for what the company called "inappropriate behavior" during a rehearsal.
Nurses With A Mission: Send Older ER Patients Home With Help
When 86-year-old Carol Wittwer took a taxi to the emergency room, she expected to be admitted to the hospital. She didn't anticipate being asked if she cooks for herself. If she has friends in her high-rise. Or if she could spell lunch backward.