ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Efforts to legalize professional mixed martial arts in NYS have floundered again with the Assembly's Democratic leaders refusing to allow a vote.
The NYS Senate has passed legislation requiring registration for those who violate Buster's Law by abusing animals and ban them from owning pets again.
YOUNGSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - State police are seeking the public's help in finding the person or persons who deflated the tires on 20 to 30 school buses parked at an upstate New York garage.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo confirms he is proposing a back-up plan to expand gambling even if voters turn down his casino gambling referendum this fall.
NEW YORK (AP) - A former New York state senator who was accused of looting health clinics to pay for extravagances including pony rides and who pleaded guilty to tax fraud charges has been sentenced to five years in prison.
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The New York State Senate has approved “Brittany’s Law” to increase the safety and awareness of communities by creating a registry of convicted violent felons.
ALBANY, N, Y. (AP) - Holding signs focused on the Second Amendment, more than 1,000 people filled a park near the State Capitol yesterday calling for repeal of New York's new gun law.
ALBANY, N.Y. (WKTV) - The state senate passed legislation Tuesday that criminalizes the sale and possession of synthetic marijuana and “bath salts.”
FORESTPORT, N.Y.(WKTV) - State Police in Remsen are investigating a shooting death and holding the man who called 911 for questioning.
Governor Cuomo detailed a series of reforms to help prevent public corruption, modernize New York's outdated voting laws, and reduce the influence of large donors in political elections.
NEW YORK (AP) - On a radio show they hosted called "The Pursuit of Happiness," John Littig and Lynne Rosen urged listeners to embrace spontaneity.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed authorizing three Las Vegas-type casinos in upstate New York, a large video slot machine center in western New York, and a five-year moratorium on casinos in New York City.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo will begin his big move to strengthen abortion rights in New York state by trying to portray any opponents to it as opposing the Roe v. Wade court decision that made abortion legal.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York state attorney general's office is warning New Yorkers against scam robocalls targeting seniors and offering free medical alert equipment with back-end fees for monitoring.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to create tax-free entrepreneurial zones tied to State University of New York campuses.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Officials say their crackdown on repeat drunken drivers through new rules imposed last September has resulted in 3,164 people charged.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A published report says a member of the Assembly's Democratic conference is calling on Speaker Sheldon Silver to resign over his role in a sexual harassment scandal.
ILION, N.Y. (WKTV) - Kenneth R Knapp's grandfather was a New York State Trooper and although he never met him, he has made it his mission to honor and promote awareness about fallen state troopers
NYS will cover the 25 percent non-federal match requirement of property buyout costs associated with Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Getting out of a lease can be tricky as New York's five-year moratorium on shale gas development remains while leases expire.