ALBANY - Police in Albany say a 19-year-old New York City man has died a day after he and four other young men were hospitalized for excessive alcohol consumption.
NEW YORK - Police have released surveillance footage of a man suspected of shoving a stranger off a subway platform to his death. The 61-year-old victim was standing with his wife Sunday...
GLENVILLE, N.Y. - On Veterans Day, Justus Belfield donned his Army uniform one more time, even though he was too weak to leave his bed at an upstate New York nursing home.
ALBANY - New York is eliminating some restrictions on craft beer, wine and spirits producers to encourage the growing interest in locally made alcoholic beverages.
ALBANY - New York state has a new digital home.
ALBANY - A New York state assemblyman says sugary drinks should bear warning labels because of related health problems like obesity, heart disease and diabetes.
SYRACUSE - Authorities say two people have died and six others are being treated at hospitals after a fire broke out at a Syracuse home.
ALBANY - New York's attorney general is offering advice to localities on drafting new laws governing pet stores and breeders.
ALBANY - Deductibles and co-payments will be flat with individual premiums rising about 4.5 percent in New York's health exchange for individuals and families during its second year.
CORTLAND - Police plan to beef up their presence this weekend in Cortland in an effort to avoid the mayhem that followed last year's college football game against archrival Ithaca College.
ALBANY - A rural New York wedding venue has stopped booking ceremonies after state authorities fined the owners $13,000 for refusing to host a lesbian wedding.
ITHACA - U.S. military officials say the remains of a central New York soldier have been identified more than 60 years after he died during the Korean War.
ALBANY - The Empire Center reports 665 retired public workers in New York this year had authorization to "double dip" and keep collecting pensions while getting paid again by returning to work in the public sector.
ALBANY - Heading into Veterans Day, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has vetoed legislation that would have authorized state pension credits for peacetime military service.
SYRACUSE - Syracuse University administrators are meeting with students who have conducted a week-long sit-in to protest what they see as a lack of transparency. The Post-Standard of Syracuse...
GANSEVOORT - Former President George H. W. Bush celebrated his 90th birthday by skydiving, but Eleanor Cunningham of Howes Cave, New York, has him beat: She made the big leap to mark her centennial. Cunningham...
SYRACUSE - Federal prosecutors say a former international fugitive has been sentenced to five years in prison for selling millions of dollars worth of bogus BowFlex and other workout gear online.
ALBANY - Authorities say a University at Albany football player has been suspended from the team after he was charged with making a threat against the college using the social media application Yik Yak.
SCHAGHTICOKE - Five family members face animal neglect charges after police and humane society workers removed more than 150 cats from a house in Rensselaer County
BUFFALO - Police say a four-hour standoff that began when a gunman took three hostages inside a Buffalo pawn shop has ended with the suspect's suicide.