Barnes & Noble Reduces Staff
Barnes & Noble, the nation's largest bookseller, says it's laying off staff after a weak holiday shopping season.
These New York lotteries were drawn Thursday
Tiana Mangakahia scored 19 points, including the winning 3-pointer with 57 seconds left, and Syracuse upended No. 17 Duke 68-65 on Thursday night.
Selling downloaded entertainment and email service via tablet computers given free of charge to approximately 50,000 inmates in the New York prison system will bring in nearly $9 million in five years for a Florida-based company.
Amtrak is considering suspending service on tracks that don't have sophisticated speed controls by a Dec. 31 deadline, the railroad's top executive said Thursday, threatening to disrupt operations across the U.S. in a push to strengthen safety after a series of deadly wrecks.
Freight Train Accident
A freight train carrying automobiles has derailed in rural western New York, sending up a plume of black smoke but apparently posing no public danger.
Pyeongchang Olympics Day 6
American Mikaela Shiffrin finally made her Pyeongchang Olympic debut on Day 6 of the Winter Games, speeding to gold in the women's giant slalom after several days of weather delays.
An SUV belonging to a suburban Rochester couple who have been missing for more than two weeks has been pulled from the Genesee River with two bodies inside.
The massacre at a Florida high school is again raising concerns about whether the FBI missed signs that might have stopped a mass shooting.
A former high school teacher and his brother were accused on Thursday of stockpiling explosive materials in their apartment and paying students to dismantle fireworks for gunpowder to make bombs.
State health officials say the number of New Yorkers with confirmed cases of the flu keeps rising but the number of people requiring hospitalization has declined.
Pet stores in New York state would be prohibited from buying dogs or cats from puppy mills and other large commercial breeding facilities under a new proposal in the state Legislature.
Traffic Stop Death
A man who died in the custody of Schenectady police is heard struggling for breath and pleading for help in a recording his widow said came from a squad car dash-cam video.
Police on Wednesday were trying to piece together how a 49-year-old skier whose disappearance sparked a massive search on a snowy New York mountainside ended up six days later in California, confused and still in ski clothes.
Trump Shooting Range
President Donald Trump's two grown sons arrived at this tranquil, rural upstate New York hamlet with a bang.
New York state would make it illegal for police officers to have sex with people in their custody under a proposal gaining momentum in Albany.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration said Wednesday it will demand quick, efficient fixes to conditions at four upstate jails that a watchdog commission has deemed the worst local jails in the state.
The Russian Paralympic Committee says 30 of its athletes have been approved to compete as neutrals at next month's Pyeongchang Games.
Police say a New York woman intentionally ran her car into a concrete highway barrier— causing head injuries to her three children.
Albany-Buffalo Air Service
There's a new passenger air service between Albany and Buffalo.