New York State Senator Thomas W. Libous (center, facing camera). (Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

Upstate GOP State Senator Indicted For Allegedly Lying To FBI About Job For Son

A leading Republican New York state senator from upstate has been indicted on charges that he lied to the FBI about arranging a law firm job and an inflated salary for his son.


Job seekers line up at a job fair at the Hotel Pennsylvania - New York, NY - Sep 29, 2010 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Weak Job Market Has New Yorkers On Edge

“With the current MTA fare increase coming along, and your day-to-day expenses are going up, and your salary or income is not keeping pace at all, so at some point it’s going to break if it keeps this way,” one resident said.

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NY State Judges Cleared To Take Second Jobs

Strict conflict-of-interest rules make it difficult for judges to moonlight in other legal industry jobs. But Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman agreed to loosen the rules on a case-by-case basis.


Wally Backman (credit: AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Wally Backman Hints At Manuel’s Job

As his Brooklyn Cyclones prepare for the playoffs, Wally Backman is hinting at the Mets’ top job, reports the NY Post.