(WKTV) - A Baldwinsville man faces a murder charge in connection with the August drowning death of a teenager at Lake Ontario, New York State Police said. Steven D. Szantanek, 32, of Baldwinsville,...
STRYKERSVILLE - A western New York homeowner says she awoke to find an unwelcome visitor in her living room - a deer.
NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (WKTV) - In a convincing 20,236 to 6,383 vote total, Claudia Tenney (R, C) retained her seat in the 101st District for the New York State Assembly.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Democratic New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has defeated the former chief of staff for the state's last Republican governor to hold onto his job as the state's top lawyer.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Democratic New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has won another term as the state's chief financial officer, turning back a challenge from Republican Robert Antonacci.
SALINA - Authorities say a heating contractor charged in the carbon monoxide death of his 6-year-old daughter at his Syracuse-area home has been arrested for swindling two prospective renters of his property.
New York's Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino said his opponent "pumped millions" of dollars into "nasty, false ads" Tuesday, while Gov. Andrew Cuomo reflected on hydraulic...
PORT CHESTER, N.Y. - A 40-year-old man is facing multiple charges after New York state police say he tried to eat his DWI test results.
ALBANY - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has consistently led Republican challenger Rob Astorino in the polls and holds a hefty fundraising advantage.
ALBANY - Closely watched U.S. House races in New York include a spirited challenge to embattled Staten Island U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm, a Hudson Valley rematch and two first-time candidates battling for an open seat in the state's northern reaches.
ALBANY - Several hotly contested races this year for the 63-member New York Senate will determine whether Republicans or Democrats hold majority sway.
ALBANY - The ex-chief of staff for New York's last Republican governor is trying to knock off Democratic Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to be the state's top lawyer.
ALBANY, N.Y. - A Republican county comptroller from Syracuse is challenging the incumbent Democratic state comptroller from Long Island for stewardship of New York's $181 billion pension fund for public workers and the power to audit state and municipal finances.
NEW YORK - Gov. Andrew Cuomo and a host of other Democrats are urging voters to show up to the polls in numbers ahead of Election Day.
CALEDONIA - Investigators in western New York are trying to determine what caused a fire that destroyed most of a large grain facility owned by Land O'Lakes.
NEW YORK - Republican candidate Rob Astorino says his campaign for governor is not a "dry run" for another race.
TUPPER LAKE, N.Y. - The state departments of Transportation and Environmental Conservation are holding two public meetings this week on the future of the 119-mile Adirondack rail corridor from the Utica area to Lake Placid.
ALBANY - New York law enforcement officials have placed special restrictions on paroled sex offenders for Halloween.
CICERO - A 28-year-old central New York man is accused of hitting and killing a runner while driving drunk.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (WKTV) - More than 240 officials from federal, state, local and even tribal law enforcement agencies gathered at the Otesaga Resort Hotel in Cooperstown, Thursday, for the 6th Annual New York State Intelligence Summit.