NEW YORK (AP) - Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City is aiming to start reconstruction on 500 homes that were wrecked during Superstorm Sandy by the end of the summer.
(WKTV) - It is Speed Week in New York State this week, and Troopers will be out and cracking down while looking for excessive speed, unsafe lane changes and distracted driving among other offenses.
WHITNEY POINT, N.Y. (AP) - State police say they've charged a 43-year-old upstate New York man with making nearly 50 false reports of violence against children to the state child abuse hotline. Investigators...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A trial-level judge in Albany has ruled that New York's new gun law does not violate the Second Amendment.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Police in Buffalo say a masked robber is in the hospital after a pizza delivery man shot at a gang of would-be thieves.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation to enter New York in an interstate agreement to award its electoral votes to the presidential candidate who receives the majority of the popular vote.
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a toxicology report has confirmed that a 52-year-old northern New York man who died after being convicted of sexual abuse had ingested cyanide upon hearing the verdict.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Native American group is asking the international community to charge the United States with human rights violations in hopes of getting help with a land claim.
NEW YORK (AP) - Sen. Charles Schumer is proposing a New York City homecoming parade for troops returned from the Afghanistan and Iraq wars.
WARRENSBURG, N.Y. (AP) - The state Department of Transportation is cleaning up a mudslide that closed a road in Warren County in the southeastern Adirondacks.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A proposal to authorize scores of new speed cameras for school zones in New York City and Long Island is being touted as a way to protect children while raising much-needed revenue for government coffers.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York is inching toward legalizing some form of medical marijuana as support grows in the state Legislature and is likely to become one of a handful of issues taken up when lawmakers return later this month.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins is kicking off his campaign for New York governor, vowing to build on his third-place finish four years ago.
EPHRATAH, N.Y. (AP) - A 30-year-old man could face 25 years to life in prison after being convicted of second-degree murder for shooting his mother in the head in her home in rural Fulton County.
WEST BABYLON, N.Y. (AP) - A lawsuit claims an elderly woman was subjected to an unwanted performance by a male stripper when she was living at a New York nursing home.
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Fire Department says eight people were injured, seven seriously, when packed shelving units collapsed at a Bronx dollar store.
HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. (AP) - The plan to use birth control to thin the deer herd plaguing a New York suburb has gotten off to a slow start.
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York state teachers union has elected its first female president.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Incumbent New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is rejecting public campaign financing for his fall re-election bid, although any opponents can still use it.
NEW YORK (AP) - Police investigators are looking at speed and rain as possible factors in the deadly crash of a car into a Queens creek that left four young people dead.