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.
SYRACUSE - The chancellor of Syracuse University says his college's ranking as the nation's top party school is a "wake-up call" for change.
ALBANY - New polling shows New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's lead over his GOP challenger shrank following news that his administration is being investigated for meddling with an anti-corruption commission.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New volunteer firefighters in New York state will be screened for past sex offenses under a law signed Monday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
BUFFALO - Syracuse University knows how to party.
ALBANY, N.Y. (WKTV) - U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer has called on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Commerce Department to quickly develop and release privacy rules and guidelines for the use of small unmanned aircraft systems by the end of the year, Sunday.
NEW YORK - The medical examiner has ruled that the chokehold of a police officer on a New York City man last month caused his death.
ALBANY - If you come across a plant that's as tall as a house and topped with umbrella-shaped white flower clusters, don't touch it. It might be giant hogweed, which can cause blistering and blindness.
(WKTV) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo spoke in Buffalo on Monday, his first appearance since a story on the Moreland Commission became public. Cuomo was in Buffalo to speak about jobs, but once reporters...
NEW YORK - Authorities say a sex-assault suspect got in a shootout with law enforcement in New York City that left the suspect dead and two federal marshals and a police officer wounded.
ALBANY - A new poll of likely New York voters shows Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo continuing his lead over Republican challenger Rob Astorino, still largely unknown statewide.
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (WKTV) - According to reports from the Lake Placid News, three people died in a small plane crash on a River Road farm at around 10:30 a.m, Saturday morning.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has invited Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin to the Adirondacks to compete in a rafting race meant to highlight the area's recreational opportunities.
ALBANY - New York regulators have proposed establishing a framework for commerce in virtual currency that would apply to firms involved in receiving, transmitting and storing it, as well as retail conversions.
TULLY - Police say a 28-year-old man riding an all-terrain vehicle has been killed in a collision with a car on a central New York road.
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. - Meteorologists from the National Weather Service will be in the Finger Lakes region to determine if a tornado touched down during violent storms over the weekend.
(WKTV) - The police chief of the Village of Greene in Chenango County faces more charges in addition to his petit larceny and harassment charges he was arrested on in April, New York State Police said. Steven...
The Syracuse School District is agreeing to cut down on the number of suspensions after its disciplinary practices caught the attention of the state attorney general's office. Attorney General...
AUBURN, N.Y. (AP) - The city of Auburn in central New York is considering a ban on smoking in public housing complexes, joining a growing national trend.