ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A major bond rating service has upgraded its view on the future of New York's economy and government from stable to positive and continued to rate the state's $3.5 billion in general obligation bonds at Aa2.
The Anti-NY Safe Act group, NY2A Grassroots Coalition, will be at the New York State Fair on Thursday. The group will set up camp in the parking lot closest to the pedestrian walkway and then later will attend the opening ceremony, in hopes that Governor Cuomo will give the traditional speech. …
Anthony Weiner, the former congressman who resigned in disgrace after lewd photos he had sent to young women were publicly exposed, held a press conference Tuesday in Manhattan where he admitted that he had basically done that exact same thing all over again, even after promising he wouldn't.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York marks the 10th anniversary of its landmark indoor smoking ban this week with advocates saying thousands of lives were saved while even opponents say most of their concerns were blown away.