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EPA rejects Cuomo's Tappan Zee loan proposal

September 16, 2014

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday balked at Go. more »»

1st woman promoted to FDNY lieutenant in 12 years

September 16, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Fire Department is promoting a woman to the rank of lieutenant for the first time in 12 years. more »»

Ex-police chief gets 10 years in kidnap-kill case

September 16, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — The former police chief at a Massachusetts Veterans Administration medical center has been sentenced to 10 years in prison in a kidnap-murder case that resulted from the... more »»

Southwest flight makes emergency landing at Midway

September 16, 2014

CHICAGO (AP) — A Southwest Airlines flight from Chicago to New York made an emergency landing shortly after taking off from Midway International Airport Tuesday. more »»

Women in politics: Gillibrand and Davis memoirs

September 16, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — "Forgetting to Be Afraid: A Memoir" (Penguin/Blue Rider Press), by Wendy Davis, and "Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World" (Ballantine Books), by Kirsten... more »»

Advocates: New York is leader for migrant children

September 16, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — New York state is a national leader in helping thousands of unaccompanied migrant children who have fled Central America for the United States, but more funding is needed for... more »»

Grand jury to weigh case of NASCAR's Tony Stewart

September 16, 2014

A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York, a prosecutor said Tuesday. more »»

Man pleads guilty in $172,000 gift card scam

September 16, 2014

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A New York man has pleaded guilty to using counterfeit credit cards to buy more than $172,000 worth of gift cards from Target and Wal-Mart stores in Rhode Island. more »»

Advocates: NY is a leader for migrant children

September 16, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Advocates say New York state is a national leader in helping unaccompanied migrant children fleeing Central America to stay in the United State. more »»

Man with history of stabbing women gets 25 years

September 16, 2014

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A 61-year-old man who has spent half his life in prison for knife attacks against women has been sentenced to at least 25 more years for stabbing his girlfriend to death. more »»

UN names DiCaprio a Messenger of Peace

September 16, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — The United Nations has named Leonardo DiCaprio a UN Messenger of Peace with a special focus on climate chang. more »»

2 killed in upstate New York 2-car crash

September 16, 2014

CHENANGO, N.Y. (AP) — State police are investigating a head-on crash along New York's Southern Tier that killed two women from Binghamton. more »»

NY: Wal-Mart levied fictional 'sugar tax' on soda

September 16, 2014

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's attorney general has settled a false advertising investigation at Wal-Mart, saying stores were charging a nonexistent "sugar tax" on soda. more »»

Snowden documentary to premiere at NY festival

September 16, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — A documentary about Edward Snowden is a late addition to the New York Film Festival. more »»

Wal-Mart settles with NY over soda 12-pack ads

September 16, 2014

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's attorney general has settled an investigation into false price advertising for Coca-Cola 12-packs by Wal-Mart at 117 stores statewide. more »»

Big cities take aim at prescription painkillers

September 16, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some of the nation's largest cities are ratcheting up their criticism of prescription painkillers, blaming the industry for a wave of addiction and overdoses that have ravaged... more »»

EPA derails Cuomo's Tappan Zee funding plan

September 16, 2014

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has rejected almost all of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to use clean water funds to help pay for a new Tappan Zee Bridge. more »»

Sentencing for man with history of stabbing women

September 16, 2014

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A man who has been attacking women with knives for decades and has spent half his life in prison as a result may never get out again. more »»

Charter group sues for new school funding formula

September 16, 2014

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Charter school advocates want New York to re-write the formula used to fund its public charter schools. more »»

Seinfeld says Rivers was to be in series

September 16, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Jerry Seinfeld says that Joan Rivers was to join him for an episode of his digital series "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," until he got a call saying she had to postpone becaus... more »»

 
 

 

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