Sen. Shirley Huntley

Van Holmes (credit: CBS 2)

Head Of Huntley-Linked Nonprofit Accused Of Stealing Funds

Van Holmes, president of the Young Leaders Institute, was arrested Tuesday morning in Queens.


Sen. John Sampson (credit: CBS 2)

State Sen. John Sampson Charged With Embezzlement, Lying To FBI

State Sen. John Sampson has been indicted on two counts embezzlement, five counts of obstruction of justice and two counts of making false statements to the FBI, prosecutors announced Monday.


Eric Schneiderman (Photo/

NY State Senator’s Charity Ties Under Investigation

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has begun investigating two state-funded educational groups and their ties to a legislator.