Northern NY Man Facing Homicide Charge In 4-Year-Old Case
A 43-year-old northern New York man has been indicted for second-degree murder in connection with the death of a 25-year-old woman nearly four years ago.
NY Man Guilty In Drunken Driving Crash That Killed Daughter
A New York man admits he was driving drunk at the time of a crash that killed his 6-month-old daughter.
Nixon: Raise Taxes On Rich To Fund $7.3B Plan For NY Schools
New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon announced a $7.3 billion plan on Wednesday to boost education from preschool through college and pay for it by increasing taxes on wealthy New Yorkers and corporations.
Bill To Save Trafficking Victims From Testifying Passes
Legislation poised to pass in the New York state Legislature would preclude sex trafficking victims from having to testify in court about the abuse they suffered.
Health Groups Push To Raise Smoking Age To 21
Prominent health groups including the American Heart Association, American Cancer Society and American Lung Association are pushing to raise the smoking age to 21 across New York state.
New York Sues President Trump’s Charitable Foundation
A lawsuit filed by New York's attorney general Thursday said President Donald Trump used his charitable foundation to settle personal business disputes and bolster his political image with donations directed by his staff.
Audit: State Made $1B-Plus In Unnecessary Medicaid Payments
New York state's comptroller says the state Department of Health paid more than $1 billion in Medicaid coverage premiums over a six-year period for people who already had private insurance coverage.
Cuomo’s ‘Red Flag’ Gun Bill Advances
A proposal from New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to allow parents or teachers to petition a judge to remove guns from the homes of troubled students is advancing in the Legislature.
Rare Sightings Of Big Bug Draw Fans From Around The World
Students from Japan and a researcher from New Zealand are among the scientists and hobbyists flocking to central New York for rare sightings of a big bug.
GOP Lawmakers Seek Reforms Of Economic Development Programs
Republicans in the state Assembly are joining a government reform group in calling for more transparency in New York's economic development programs.