Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the electric car company is making major improvements to the Autopilot system used by its vehicles, which will dramatically reduce the number and severity of crashes they're involved in.
A coalition of New York-based advocates is launching a national campaign to press large retailers, restaurant chains and other companies to end on-call and last-minute scheduling, which allows companies to assign shifts to workers with only a few hours' notice.
Two summers ago the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge dominated social media raising awareness and millions of dollars to fight the disease, now there's a new local center dedicated to providing patients with long-term care.
The state's Department of Health says Tuesday that it will soon allow nurse practitioners to authorize the drug for patients, and allow dispensaries to make deliveries to help patients who cannot leave their homes.
The former director of the Central New York SPCA and a co-worker were in DeWitt Town Court Friday morning, arraigned on charges that they stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from the animal advocacy organization.
St. Elizabeth Medical Center officials "notified the New York State Nurses Association of its intent to lock out nurses on the day of their planned strike, and for the four days following the strike through Monday, September 5, 2016."
New York's farmers give millions of pounds of apples, squash, melons and other agricultural products to the state's food banks every year. Now some of those farmers are hoping to get some credit - a tax credit.
New York's comptroller reports that state tax collections of $24.2 billion for the first four months of this fiscal year are down $1.1 billion from last year and more than $500 million below initial budget projections.
The Madison County Hop Fest surpasses all of the other fests out there because it is the only one of its kind that can proudly declare that it celebrates over 200 years of hop heritage that began in Madison County!
Gawker.com, the brash New York website that broke new ground with its gossipy, no-holds-barred coverage of media, culture and politics, is shutting down after nearly 14 years, brought low by an unhappy, but deep-pocketed, subject.
Macy's plans to close 100 of its department stores it calls struggling. And just today, a credit ratings firm has identified 28 stores that are likely at the top of that list. Macy's at Sangertown is listed at number nine.
We all know the feeling of losing someone close that we love. It can be our darkest time but as Andrea Olson found out, one funeral home in Spokane, Washington has made it their mission to make people smile.
NBCUniversal has agreed to make customized episodes of "The Tonight Show," ''Saturday Night Live" and several other shows for Snapchat under a multiyear deal between the broadcast network and social media app.
New York regulators have approved health insurance rates for 2017, hiking them about 8 percent for small group plans that enroll more than 1 million New Yorkers and almost 17 percent for individual plans with about 350,000 people enrolled.
The City of Utica has a new restaurant option. Five Guys in the Riverside Center plaza is now taking orders. The Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony today to celebrate with the owners and staff.
When the temperature skyrockets, humans aren’t the only ones affected by the heat. Animals at the Utica Zoo don’t have a thermostat they can adjust - so employees are getting creative when it comes to keeping our favorite creatures cool.