Train Safety-Hospital Construction
Advocates in Utica, New York are questioning plans to build a hospital in an area that might require evacuation if there were a freight-train derailment.
State police say a woman faces driving while intoxicated charges after she drove drunk to the police station to pick up her brother who had also been charged with DWI.
A new study says areas of the Hudson River from Troy to New York City are spiked with pharmaceuticals that could pose a threat to aquatic life.
Trash Incinerator-Finger Lakes
Wine makers and residents from New York's Finger Lakes region on Tuesday urged Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration to reject calls for a massive trash incinerator between Seneca and Cayuga lakes.
Former MSNBC Host Ratigan Running For Congress In NY
Former cable host Dylan Ratigan has joined a crowded field of Democratic candidates hoping to win a Republican-held congressional seat in northern New York.
Church Fence Stolen
Someone has stolen part of a church fence in Upstate New York.
As a grieving Florida community demanded action on guns, President Donald Trump on Tuesday directed the Justice Department to move to ban devices like the rapid-fire bump stocks used in last year's Las Vegas massacre. It was a small sign of movement on the gun violence issue that has long tied …
Union College President
Union College says a top Tufts University administrator will become its next president.
An advocacy group that supports stricter gun laws says the shooting that killed 17 people at a Florida high school on Wednesday was the 17th incident of gunfire at a U.S. school so far this year.
The U.S. government has acquired the two final land parcels needed for a New York veterans' cemetery that will eventually ease a burden for thousands of military families.
Maple Syrup-New York
Watch out Vermont: New York is looking to boost its maple syrup industry by promoting syrup grown and processed within the state.
African-American and Hispanic lawmakers are gathering in Albany this weekend for their 47th annual legislative conference.
Boy Scout Leader-Porn
A 26-year-old former Boy Scout leader who took sexually explicit pictures of a sleeping 16-year-old boy has been sentenced to 14 years in prison.
Attendance at state parks rose last year once again, with 71.5 million visitors to parks and historic sites across New York state.
A 30-year-old man has died after crashing a snowmobile into a tree in upstate New York.
NY's Adult Smoking Rate Inches To Its Lowest Recorded Level
New York state's adult smoking rate inched to its lowest recorded level in the latest numbers from state health officials.
Tucked in the pages of a grimy, leather-bound almanac in the archives at New York's Union College was a tiny envelope with the hand-scrawled words "Washington's hair."
The Latest: Hanyu, Yarnold, Ledeska Win Gold At Olympics
Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu won gold on Day 8 of the Pyeongchang Games, becoming the first man to repeat as Olympic champion since Dick Button.
In New York state government news, legislators in Albany are taking a week off ahead of difficult budget decisions, and Republicans in the Senate are calling for the elimination of one of Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's signature economic development programs.
A central New York furniture company that's been in business since 1844 has reopened with a limited staff.