ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The state Department of Environmental Conservation has launched a statewide survey of deer hunters to get their opinions on the new deer management plan.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Verizon Wireless says cell phone towers have filled most of the former 80-mile coverage gap along the Adirondack Northway between Albany and Montreal, and it plans to fill the remaining 15-mile space with three more it plans to erect next year.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Oneida Indian officials who oppose the Redskins nickname as a slur are set to meet with NFL officials next week in New York City.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Some standardized tests in New York public schools will be eliminated, state Education Commissioner John King has told superintendents in a surprising announcement that cites "a variety of pressures" that may have hurt instruction. The move comes after years of criticism from teachers, parents and other detractors, some of whom said it still fell short.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - State Education Commissioner John King Jr. and the state Board of Regents say they're pushing ahead with the new Common Core learning reforms even as some teachers and parent groups call for King's resignation.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - The father of a New York Jets fan who was videotaped punching a female Patriots fan in the face is defending his son.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York apparently isn't open for business when it comes to boar hunting.
ALBANY, N.Y. - A new poll finds New Yorkers divided over whether the state is on the right track.
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is sponsoring a gun buy back program in cities across the state.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress has passed legislation to reopen the partially-shuttered federal government and avert a potentially disastrous default on U.S. obligations, clearing the measure for President Barack Obama's promised signature.
(WKTV) - School officials from all over New York State signed a letter which highlighted some concerns over the rapid changes being imposed at the State-level regarding educational reforms, Wednesday.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging a referendum on Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposal to authorize seven more casinos in New York, ruling it was filed too late.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Excellus BlueCross BlueShield says it's dropping out of public health insurance programs for the poor and disabled.
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Yogurt manufacturer Chobani, Inc. and Cornell University are joining forces to establish a research and training program that will promote innovation in dairy and food science.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A new report shows Gov. Andrew Cuomo has collected more than $361,000 and the Legislature has raked in over $1 million from gambling interests leading up to the Nov. 5 referendum that would legalize more casinos in New York.
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Cornell Cooperative Extension agents throughout New York are reporting that 2013 could end up being a very good year for New York grapes and wine if favorable weather patterns continue.
CLINTON, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton spoke to about 6,000 students, faculty and residents at Hamilton College Friday night.
Part II of a three-part Education Town Hall Series in Oneida County will feature another Town Hall-style public forum with New York State Education Commissioner Dr. John King, Jr., at Whitesboro High School .
The 4th annual Education Nation Summit kicked off Friday with a ribbon cutting ceremony. It's a chance to shine a spotlight on critical issues related to education across the country.
NEW YORK (AP) - Major League Baseball calls Alex Rodriguez's lawsuit against the sport a "clear violation" of the confidentiality provisions of the league's drug program.