National Guard celebrates birthday

LATHAM, N.Y. – A big birthday bash was held at the National Guard headquarters in Latham. New York military officials marked the 378th anniv…

Fracking study expected by end of 2014

ALBANY, N.Y. – Governor Andrew Cuomo said a long-awaited study from the New York State Health Department on the impact of hydraulic fracturi…

Cuomo says fracking study coming soon

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a long-awaited study from the state Health Department on the impact of hydraulic fractur…

NY bans cosmetic pet tattoos, piercings

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Body art is not for animals, at least not in New York. It will soon be a crime to pierce or tattoo your companion animal…

Upstate NY deputy injured by pickup truck

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — A 23-year-old Rochester-area man has pleaded not guilty to assault charges stemming from an alleged attempted robbery…

New York casino decision looms

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A state board will soon announce the winning bids for up to four casinos in upstate New York. Supporters of the 16 propo…

SUNY Research Foundation to pay $3.75M

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say the Research Foundation for the State University of New York has agreed to pay $3.75 million to …