N.J. Senators Fight Trucking Regulation Rollback In Wake Of Tracy Morgan CrashIn the wake of a crash that critically injured comedian Tracy Morgan, New Jersey's two senators were seeking Tuesday to block a measure they said would roll back safety regulations on the trucking industry.
NY Lawmakers Begin Negotiations Over Medical MarijuanaGov. Andrew Cuomo recently said he's open to the so-called "Compassionate Care Act," but has reservations about the drug being exploited.
Cuomo Says He'll Approve Medical Marijuana With Proper RegulationNew York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday that he will sign medical marijuana legislation into law as long as the measure ``makes sense.''
Regulations On E-Cigarettes To Take Effect Tuesday In New YorkLaws in New York and Chicago making electronic cigarettes subject to the same regulations as tobacco are taking effect Tuesday, and their sellers and users are steadfast in their opposition.
New Jersey Holds Hearing On Jitney Buses Following Deadly July CrashLawmakers in New Jersey have begun taking a closer look at jitney buses, in the wake of a July accident that claimed the life of a baby in a stroller.
NYPD Spying On Muslims Leads To N.J. Senate Committee Approving New RegulationsA New Jersey State Senate committee passed a bill Monday that would require law enforcement agencies from elsewhere to give notice when they plan to conduct counterterrorism surveillance in the state -- a measure prompted by revelations about NYPD spying on Muslims.
Seen At 11: Authorities Crack Down On Data Brokers Who Track Your Web ActivityFederal authorities have launched a crackdown on data brokers – people who track your every search and purchase on the Internet and sell the information.
Study: NY's Regulatory System Gets D+The independent report questions the whole decision-making process in New York's penchant for regulation of businesses.
NYC Agency: Street Vendor Rules Costly, ConfusingNew York City's Independent Budget Office says nearly $15 million in street vendor fines went unpaid in fiscal 2009.
Hempstead Residents Speak Out Against Cell Towers