List by Category: New York News

NY AG Says Attica Prison Riot Records Are Near Release

10.08.14 | Sarah Harnisch

New York's Attorney General is talking about the Attica prison riot. Eric Schneiderman said Tuesday he hopes versions of long-sealed records about the Attica uprising will be ready to be released in the next few months. A judge ruled the records ...

New York Voter Registration Deadline Friday

10.07.14 | FL News Team

The State Board of Elections today reminds all state residents to register to vote for the November 4th, 2014 general election . Mail-in voter registration forms must be postmarked by midnight, October 10th and received by a board of elections no ...

Buffalo Bills Sale Official Wednesday

10.07.14 | Bill Price

After a vote from the league's owners, which will happen Wednesday in New York City, the sale of the Buffalo Bills will be official. After that, the team that was founded by Ralph Wilson in the 50's will officially belong to Terry and Kim Pegula. ...

Texas Gas Companies Sign Agreement with New York's Attorney General

10.06.14 | Bob Price

These agreements mandate the release of information about the financial risks to investors from hydraulic fracturing, a drilling method banned in New York while health officials study its affects. The deal with the AG will require the two ...

Green Party Candidate Howie Hawkins Shut out of Syracuse Cuomo Event

10.06.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Howie Hawkins-- one of just 2 people running against Andrew Cuomo-- was told he didn't register for the event at the Southwest Community Center in Syracuse, and was turned away at the door. But Hawkins says his team RSVP's, just as supporters were ...

4 lawyers vie for state Senate seat in Buffalo

10.03.14 | Bob Price

New York's most contested legislative race is in Buffalo, where voters will choose among four lawyers in the 60th Senate District that includes part of the city and suburbs north and south. Republican, Democratic and Conservative Party candidates ...

SUNY adopts uniform Sexual Assault Policy

10.03.14 | Bob Price

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said on Thursday that he had instructed the State University of New York to overhaul its approach to preventing, investigating and prosecuting sexual assault, including making affirmative consent the rule on all 64 of its ...

Painted Post's Dresser Rand to Close

10.02.14 | Sarah Harnisch

New York Senator Chuck head to the Dreser Rand in Painted Post today to announce to the 22 hundred employes that the company is getting bought out by a German Company. Siemens is buying the company for 7 billion dollars, a move that will ...

Rochester's Kodak Cutting Jobs

10.02.14 | Bill Price

Eastman Kodak is cutting 70 Rochester-area positions in its largest layoffs since it ended its Chapter 11 bankruptcy 12 months ago. The Rochester-based printing technology firm said Wednesday it was eliminating 85 positions across the company, ...

Cuomo, Astorino Packing Punches as Governor's Race Winds Up

10.01.14 | Bob Price

As the governor's race heads into the homestretch, the candidates for New York's highest office are engaging in some mud-slinging. Democrats charge Astorino with using his position, as a Westchester County executive, to pad his pockets. Republicans ...

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