Lawmakers Call For Probe After Indian Point Groundwater ContaminationThe water is said to be contaminated with tritium, a radioactive isotope of hydrogen.
Cuomo Moves To Ban Gay Conversion Therapy In New York, Calling It 'Fundamentally Flawed'New York is taking steps to stop therapists from trying to change young people's sexual orientation, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday, joining a number of states that have acted against what's known as gay conversion therapy.
Brooklyn Street To Be Named For Cuomo Aid Shot And Killed Before West Indian Day ParadeGabay, a Harvard-educated lawyer, served as first deputy general counsel at the Empire State Development Corp.
Cuomo Announces Free Zika Virus Testing For Pregnant WomenState health officials say they have received "numerous inquiries'' from pregnant women and medical professionals about the disease.
LIRR, Business Leaders Back Gov. Cuomo's Plan To Revamp Rail RoadNew York Governor Andrew Cuomo's plan to expand and improve the Long Island Raid Road is getting some promotional help from railroad and business leaders.
New York City Digs Out After Near-Record SnowstormNew York City residents are digging out of the snow Sunday after a mammoth blizzard.
De Blasio Issues Emergency Declaration; Blizzard Moves In Early For NYCThe much-anticipated blizzard was striking the Tri-State Area earlier than expected Friday night, after Mayor Bill de Blasio issued a Winter Weather Emergency Declaration for the following day.
Amid Heat Over 'New York Values' Comment, Ted Cruz Slams Cuomo, De BlasioAmid heat from both sides of the aisle following his comments about "New York values" during Thursday night's Republican presidential debate, Ted Cruz issued an apology – but not for his remarks.
De Blasio Vows To Fight Proposed Medicaid, CUNY Funding Cuts In Cuomo's Budget PlanLawmakers will soon begin work on the state budget, which they hope to pass before the start of the fiscal year on April 1.
Inspired By Sandra Lee, Cuomo Steps Up Fight Against Breast CancerGovernor Andrew Cuomo concluded his State of the State address praising the courage of his girlfriend and professional chef Sandra Lee, who was diagnosed with breast cancer last year.
Cuomo Announces $7.5M Plan To Expand Education Programs For InmatesThe college-level educational programs are aimed at helping inmates get an associate's degree, a bachelor's degree or an industry certificate.
First Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Open Across New YorkNew York's measured foray into medical marijuana begins Thursday with eight out of 20 dispensaries opening their doors.