New York Courts Snowmobiling Tourists With Free Weekend
New York is courting winter tourists with a fee-free weekend for out-of-state snowmobilers.
1980 Lake Placid Olympics Still Resonate Four Decades Later
Lake Placid is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Winter Olympics.
NY Democrats Mull Changes To Bail Law, Senator Says
A state senator says that some Democrats are considering a plan that would make changes to New York's law that largely eliminated cash bail for misdemeanors and nonviolent felonies by giving more discretion to judges.
Cuomo Says He’ll Ask Trump To Reverse Move On Global Entry
Governor Cuomo will meet with President Trump to discuss their standoff over the federal government's trusted traveler programs.
Court Rules Fantasy Sports Contests Are Illegal Gambling
Daily fantasy sports contests face an uncertain future in New York after an appellate court ruled that the activity amounts to illegal gambling.
DHS Cuts New Yorkers Off From ‘Trusted Traveler’ Programs
The Department of Homeland Security says New York residents will be cut off from ‘trusted traveler’ programs because of a state law that prevents immigration officials from accessing motor vehicle records.
Woman Who Aided Two Killers In NY Prison Escape Released
The former prison tailor who helped two killers escape a maximum-security New York prison has been released after more than four years behind bars.
Not Guilty: Split Senate Acquits Trump Of Impeachment
The U.S. Senate has acquitted President Donald Trump of impeachment, ending only the third presidential trial in American history with votes that split the country and tested civic norms.
Judge Sets Bail Despite New Law, Then Allows For Appeal
A city court judge set bail in a misdemeanor case despite a new state law that eliminates cash bail for most non-violent offenses.
New York Had Record Low Number Of Hunting Accidents In 2019
New York officials say 2019 was the safest on record for hunting in the state.