ALBANY, N.Y. - A new poll finds 88 percent of New York voters support the legalization of marijuana for medical use, and 57 percent also favor legalizing recreational use.
BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) - A small dog that spent two years roaming a rural area in western New York after running away from its caretaker has been returned to its owner.
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has declared a state of emergency for the lower Hudson Valley, New York City and Long Island.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Comcast Corp. has confirmed that it plans to buy Time Warner Cable for about $45.2 billion in stock in a deal that would combine the nation's top two cable TV companies.
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Our local luger and Olympic hero Erin Hamlin appears on Today Show for interview with Savannah Guthrie. Click video to watch!
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's top education officials say they understand the firestorm of criticism over rolling out tough new education standards.
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) - Charter Communications says it's nominating a full slate of 13 candidates for election to Time Warner Cable's board as it pushes forward with its takeover bid.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - New York education officials are postponing plans for a statewide student database until concerns about privacy and security have been addressed. The state had planned to...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the state's education policy-making board is putting up roadblocks to the teacher evaluation system he championed.
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) - The latest back-and-forth over the Washington Redskins name includes a stern letter from two lawmakers and a public relations move from the team.
POMONA, N.Y. (AP) - Health officials in suburban New York have confirmed a person with measles was inside the Palisades Center Mall in West Nyack earlier this month.
(WKTV) - Teens and tweens use social media for "man crush Monday" and "women crush Wednesday". Now, New York State Police have added, "Warrant Wednesday".
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York state has deployed more than 2,000 plows and other pieces of heavy equipment to keep roads clear during a storm that has forced the closure of one major highway and hundreds of schools upstate.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has called for at least a two-year delay in the use of Common Core-aligned tests for high-stakes decisions about teachers, principals or students.
NEW YORK (AP) - A New York City sanitation worker has been forced to take early retirement for accepting a $20 tip while on the job. The New York Post says a resident gave Lenworth Dixon the...
GRANBY, N.Y. (AP) - State police say they're investigating the death of a man whose body was found inside his central New York home.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a Rochester man bit off part of his brother's ear after they began fighting during a Super Bowl party.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Country superstar Jason Aldean is bringing his "Burn It Down Tour" to the New York State Fair on Aug. 30.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand say they've successfully petitioned the U.S. Department of Agriculture to use $11.5 million to buy concord grape juice for use in domestic nutrition programs such as school lunches.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Republicans in the state Senate have filed a bill to move primary day to late August, highlighting a lingering disagreement with legislative Democrats.