Governor Cuomo’s plan to pit seven upstate regions against each other in a competition for economic aid is drawing criticism from some lawmakers.
Long Beach residents have rallied in the past against Port Ambrose, this time they did it with the help of their elected officials.
The debate is scheduled for Oct. 22 in Buffalo. It will feature Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Republican Rob Astorino, Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins and Libertarian Michael McDermott.
LIRR unions tried to ramp up the pressure on the MTA at a labor rally in Massapequa on Saturday.
Governor Andrew Cuomo has urged all New Yorkers to get a measles vaccination. An outbreak of the highly contagious disease has continued to spread across the country.
Authorities say three people died in a shooting at a Jewish community center and retirement community, and two were shot at but not injured.
She has been accused of causing an accident while driving under the influence of medication in North Castle.
In his brief Saturday appearance at the National Action Network meeting hall, Cuomo talked about his initiatives in education, criminal justice policy and gun control.
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a program that will fully compensate homeowners who were affected by Hurricane Irene, Tropical Storm Lee, and Superstorm Sandy on Saturday.
Motorists who lose their license for drunken driving may be issued a conditional license, limited to essential trips like work, school and medical appointments.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation to authorize the state’s Breast Cancer Research and Education Fund to fund grant proposals to map the incidence of breast cancer in New York.
Governor Andrew Cuomo has offered some New York residents who were affected by Sandy money to relocate.
Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver said that he would welcome an ethics probe into his approval of a secret payout of tax money that was used to settle a sexual harassment case.
Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued a directive for flags on all state buildings to be flown at half-staff on Wednesday.
The latest hope of overhauling New York politics by creating more competitive elections rests with closed-door horse trading this week by the Legislature’s powerful leaders and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo