Governor David Paterson
Veterans Day marks an opportunity for U.S. military service members to come together and remember the sacrifices they’ve made.
There is little training to teach law enforcement officers on how to handle encounters with off-duty and plainclothes officers, often leading to tragic results.
“My mission in going forward is to be a pristine member of public service, to give back all of the knowledge and everything that I have,” Johnson said.
Cuomo’s proposal would make texting, tweeting and gaming at the wheel a primary offense. That means drivers would face 3 points on their license and up to a $150 fine.
Former New York Gov. David Paterson won’t be charged with perjury on accusations that he lied about taking free Yankees tickets for the 2009 World Series while he was in office.
Gov. David Paterson continued defending decisions made in his final month in office, including two dozen pardons.
Paterson said some campaign staffers spread unfounded rumors about Caroline Kennedy after she dropped out of contention to be appointed U.S. senator.
Johnson has pleaded not guilty to assault, menacing, harassment and criminal mischief in the Halloween 2009 incident.
The National Employment Law Project, based on a worker survey, estimates New York City employers shortchange their low-wage workers, including those in the retailing and restaurant businesses, by almost $1 billion a year.
New York Gov. David Paterson has issued an executive order prohibiting the hydraulic fracturing process of drilling for natural gas until at least July 1.
Advocacy groups are calling for a new source of revenue to revitalize New York’s parks and historic sites.
The cost to rebuild the Tappan Zee is estimated as high as $16 billion.
Anglers fear state budget cuts will reduce the number of trout and salmon stocked in New York state’s waterways next spring, despite hefty license fee hikes last fall.
Governor Paterson is expected to make a major announcement Monday on a proposed casino in the Catskills, and if Washington gets in on the game, a casino could open as soon as 2012.
The Jets and the Giants both entered the weekend boasting record of 6-2 and riding high. Then the Jets went to Cleveland and the Giants hosted Dallas…