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NY-based Texas soldier dies from combat wounds

April 17, 2014

FORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) — Military officials say a soldier from Texas based at Fort Drum in northern New York has died from injuries suffered in an attack in Afghanistan last weekend. more »»

New York political leader Basil Paterson dies

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime New York political powerhouse Basil (BAZ'-uhl) Paterson has died. more »»

NY political leader Basil Paterson has died

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime New York political powerhouse Basil (BAZ'-uhl) Paterson has died.

His family says Paterson died at 10 p.m. more »»

Easter butter lamb gets 'pardon' at Buffalo market

April 17, 2014

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — There's at least one butter lamb in Buffalo that won't be going under the knife this Easter. more »»

PepsiCo 1Q jumps on snack sales, cost cuts

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo reported a stronger-than-expected first-quarter profit as the company slashed costs and sold more snacks around the world. more »»

Actor helping NY school build new playground

April 17, 2014

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The actor who played a detective-turned-school teacher on the HBO hit series "The Wire" is helping a central New York community replace an aging playground. more »»

NYC schools chancellor: Arts teach valuable skills

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's Schools chancellor says the arts can teach children valuable skills and to develop a work ethic. more »»

LI restaurants to pay $1.7M in back wages

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities say seven Long Island restaurants have agreed to pay nearly $1.7 million in back wages to 363 waiters and kitchen workers.

The U.S. more »»

Bennington Battle Monument to open Saturday

April 17, 2014

BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's Bennington Battle Monument is opening for the season this weekend.

The 306-foot-tall monument opens on Saturday, April 19. more »»

NYC mayor to announce Sandy recovery reforms

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is planning to announce a major overhaul of the city's beleaguered program that was supposed to rebuild homes that were wrecked by Superstorm... more »»

Aetna Life to pay $500,000 to settle consumer case

April 17, 2014

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York financial regulators report an agreement with Aetna Life Insurance Co. more »»

NY awards $95M in loans, tax credits for housing

April 17, 2014

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York officials say more than $95 million in tax credits and low-interest loans will help build and maintain almost 2,100 units of affordable housing around the state. more »»

EPA, NY officials to mark Earth Day

April 17, 2014

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Officials from the Environmental Protection Agency and a state parks official are celebrating Earth Day at an Albany park. more »»

Fund raises thousands for exonerated NYC man

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — A recently exonerated New York man who spent nearly 25 years behind bars for a killing that happened while he was at Disney World is getting help from dozens of well-wishers... more »»

Openings set to start in NY trial of Egyptian imam

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers are poised to make opening statements in the trial of an Egyptian Islamic preacher charged with conspiring to support al-Qaida in part by trying to open a training camp in... more »»

Nas kicks off Tribeca with documentary, concert

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — The raw New York lyricism of Nas kicked off the 13th annual Tribeca Film Festival with an exuberant hip-hop bea. more »»

ME: Death of baby found in teen's bag was homicide

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City medical examiners have ruled that the death of a baby found in a teenager's shopping bag was a homicide.

The baby was discovered Oct. more »»

Chelsea Clinton: I might run for office someday

April 17, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Chelsea Clinton says she's happy right now with her elected representatives — but might come for their jobs if that changes. more »»

Study examines deaths of trout that eat alewife

April 17, 2014

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. more »»

 
 

 

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