Searchers Look For 49-Year-Old Skier On Whiteface Mountain
State police and forest rangers are searching Whiteface Mountain in the Adirondacks for a 49-year-old Toronto firefighter who was last seen by his skiing party Wednesday afternoon.
Defense Exposes Misdeed By Witness In Trial Of Ex-Cuomo Aide
The government's star witness in the bribery trial of a former top aide to Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo was bracing for a scolding from prosecutors as he left the witness stand Thursday after admitting that his proclivity to tell lies did not end when he promised not to commit any more…
NY Doctor And Wife To Pay Fine For False Medicare Claims
An upstate New York doctor and his wife have agreed to pay $500,000 for submitting false claims to Medicare for unapproved chemotherapy drugs.
With Extraordinary Political Optics, Winter Olympics Begin
In an extraordinary show of unexpected unity, North and South Korea sat side by side Friday night under exploding fireworks that represented peace, not destruction, as the 2018 Winter Olympics opened on a Korean Peninsula riven by generations of anger, suspicion and bloodshed.
Cuomo Plans NY Tax Change To Avoid $1.5B Hit On Taxpayers
Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to separate the state's tax rates from the federal rates to keep New Yorkers from a $1.5 billion income tax increase, the Democrat's top budget official testified Thursday during a budget hearing.
Police Arrest 6th Suspect In Syracuse Shooting Death
A sixth person has been arrested in the murder of a man who was shot to death in his Syracuse home in December.
Witness Clashes With Cuomo Ex-Aide’s Lawyer At Bribery Trial
A lawyer attacked the credibility of a key government witness on Wednesday at the bribery trial of a former top aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo before the witness lashed back, calling it insulting to suggest he'd lie to avoid prison.
Upstate NY Fish Owner Headed To Prison For Food Stamp Fraud
A 62-year-old upstate New York fish store owner has been sentenced to one year in prison for his role in a food stamp fraud operation that bilked the government of more than $1 million.
New York Lottery Numbers For February 7, 2018
These New York lotteries were drawn Wednesday
New Casino Opens In Catskills After Decades Of Waiting
A Catskills casino promoted as economic boost to this old resort area is opening in an increasingly competitive regional market.