Empire State Plaza

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Cuomo Volunteers To Serve Thanksgiving Meals In Albany

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo joined volunteers Thursday as they served thousands of Thanksgiving meals in Albany.


Albany Trooper Stabbed

State Trooper Stabbed In Neck In Albany

Police in the state capital of Albany Sunday evening were searching for a man who stabbed a New York State trooper in the neck in the Empire State Plaza.


A protester is arrested by a New York State Police officer at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y., on Wednesday, March 2, 2011. More than 100 protesters blocked stairs and corridors protesting proposed cuts in Gov. Andrew Cuomo's budget, and several were arrested.  (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Protesters Block Stairs, Halls In NY Capitol

More than 100 protesters chanting opposition to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to cut program funding for the poor while giving tax breaks to the rich blocked central stairs and hallways in the Capitol for an hour Wednesday afternoon.