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.
ROCHESTER - It's mission accomplished for little green army men.
SYRACUSE - A crash on a Syracuse-area interstate involving a New York City-bound tour bus, a tractor-trailer and a car has left 27 people injured.
(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.