ALBANY, N.Y. - New York has requested federal permission to import out-of-state marijuana so children and young adults with epilepsy can get medication soon instead of waiting for the state to develop its own program.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - Republican Rob Astorino has released a TV ad that mimics a 1964 spot to attack Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
LANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities have identified the pilot and child who were killed in a collision involving two small planes at an event to introduce children to aviation in western New York.
(WKTV) - The St. Lawrence County couple accused of abducting two Amish girls are now charged with multiple federal child pornography and child sexual exploitation counts. According to the...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - Authorities say a 23-year-old western New York man caused tens of thousands of dollars in damage at two Buffalo-area golf courses after being dumped by his girlfriend.
PLATTSBURGH - State police say they've arrested a 22-year-old northern New York man after he found with marijuana, cocaine and LSD hidden inside a stuffed animal dressed in an anti-drug T-shirt.
SYRACUSE - National Grid has shut off electric and gas service to more than 24,000 upstate New York households during June and July because of unpaid bills.
ROCHESTER - A prominent real estate developer and his wife were aboard the plane that strayed out of control and crashed off the coast of Jamaica.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Officials say a police officer has died in a shooting in Rochester and a suspect has been apprehended.
OSWEGATCHIE, N.Y. - The father of the two northern New York Amish girls abducted last month says his daughters are sleeping well, eating well and playing.
OGDENSBURG, N.Y. - The hospital that employed a suspect in the abduction of two Amish girls in northern New York is conducting an investigation into the possibility that he stole drugs from the facility.
RICHVILLE, N.Y. - An Amish community is building a new garage for the northern New York couple who returned two kidnapped Amish girls to their home.
FOWLER, N.Y. - An investigator says a northern New York couple kidnapped two Amish sisters from their family farm stand with a plan to turn them into slaves but released them after becoming frightened...
SYRACUSE - The New York State Fair has kicked off its 12-day run that features national touring acts and a new operator for the rides on the midway.
OSWEGATCHIE - The father of two Amish girls abducted in northern New York last week says he feels sorry for the two people accused of kidnapping and sexually abusing his daughters.
(WKTV) - It's a race against time to find a missing person. "It is usually a statistic that the first three hours are the most critical," says Wendy Fical, of the National Center for...
ALBANY - More than 62,000 New York residents have signed on to an effort to create a new "Stop Common Core" ballot line to allow voters to voice their concerns about the state's new education standards.
ALBANY - A judge in Brooklyn says liberal law professor Zephyr Teachout is eligible to challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo in next month's Democratic primary, dismissing an attempt by Cuomo supporters to kick her off the ballot.
PALENVILLE - Authorities say a state parole officer fatally shot his estranged wife and her boyfriend inside her former upstate New York home, then committed suicide after police disabled his car during a chase on an interstate highway.
PALATINE BRIDGE - A 73-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after police say he tried to suffocate a patient he was visiting at an upstate New York nursing home.