Proposed legislation aims to keep New York's volunteer firefighters and emergency medical technicians by offering more perks to join their ranks and help local towns support their hometown heroes by preventing potential for future property tax ...
Many farmers throughout New York State are trying to block new federal labor regulations, which they say threaten the future of family farms. The U.S. Department of Labor issued new guidelines governing the employment of 14 and 15 year olds. The ...
Before work begins on a gas well or pipeline in northern Pennsylvania, Merlin Benner or one of his colleagues walks the land looking for timber rattlesnakes, a protected species.
"When we find them, we're required to move them far enough ...
Police say a tragic fire that claimed four lives in February in the Flower city was started by the mother of the victims
Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an executive order Thursday to establish a statewide health insurance exchange intended to reduce coverage costs for individuals, small businesses and local governments.
Businesses ranging from wildlife consultants to titans of the oil and gas industry will gather in Binghamton for New York's first shale gas job fair, buoyed by hopes that state regulators will lift a four-year-old ban and start permitting hydraulic ...
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he understands the benefits of medical marijuana but at this point believes the risks still outweigh them.
Smoke-free areas will be coming to New York state's parks.
A public employee in western New York thinks chewing tops mowing any day.
The Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday found 78 percent of voters support raising the $7.25 minimum wage.