Cuomo's Security Detail Steps In To Help Driver In Upstate AccidentA distressed driver upstate got unexpected help from Gov. Andrew Cuomo's security detail Tuesday, after hitting a concrete barrier and a flatbed truck with his sport-utility vehicle.
Report: Group Weighing Possibility Of Upstate N.Y. Towns Seceding, Joining PennsylvaniaAn interest group representing upstate towns is researching whether it is possible for some municipalities to secede from New York state and join Pennsylvania, according to a published report.
New York Casino Panel Begins Deliberations On SitesA panel tasked with reviewing applications for casino licenses in upstate New York is beginning its deliberations following three days of public hearings on the 16 different proposals.
N.Y. Officials To Provide Almost $16 Million To Help Fight Homelessness Around StateNew York officials said that they're providing almost $16 million to 67 organizations around the state to help fight homelessness and provide housing. Many of the grants are to renew funding for existing programs.