The “Enough is Enough” campus rape law includes a new state police Sexual Assault Victims Unit.
Her only child, Lamont Dottin, a freshman at Queens College, disappeared in 1995. Because Lamont was 19, Fowler was prohibited from immediately filings a missing-persons report, she said.
New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s dispute with the federal government over how to pay for a new Hudson River rail tunnel boiled over into a war of words Wednesday between the governor and the U.S. transportation secretary.
The new law requires landlords to register, inspect and regularly clean cooling towers.
New York Sen. Charles Schumer is expected to outline a plan Tuesday to move ahead with Amtrak’s proposed Gateway project for new rail tunnels under the Hudson River.
Train delays like the ones caused recently by electrical problems in a century-old Hudson River tunnel could become much more common if a new tunnel isn’t built, an Amtrak executive told New Jersey lawmakers Monday.
Cuomo said the federal government’s promise to cover $3 billion of the $14 billion project isn’t enough.
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx sent a letter Monday to the two governors urging them to meet with him in the next two weeks to put together a strategy for building new crossings.
New York’s Wage Board has finalized its recommendation endorsing a $15 minimum wage for fast-food workers in chain restaurants.
A wage board empaneled by Gov. Andrew Cuomo is expected to recommend raising the minimum wage for the fast food industry Wednesday.
During the bill singing, Cuomo announced New York Rising will conduct a study on raising homes in Breezy Point.
The legislation gives the Department of State power to shutter unlicensed salons.
The Siena College survey found that 39 percent of voters statewide back Cuomo over de Blasio, compared to 28 percent who side with the mayor. De Blasio had slightly more support than Cuomo among Democrats and New York City voters.
Tom King, president of New York State Rifle and Pistol Association, says rolling back gun controls enacted two years ago was a topic of negotiations from January until lawmakers adjourned in June.
De Blasio left for vacation letting Cuomo have it and he came back taking a stand after measured innuendo from Cuomo in their war of words on ways of governance.