Silver's defense attorneys argued to the judge that his taking millions of dollars in bribes and kickbacks "caused no discernible harm."
The 12-year sentence was announced in Manhattan yesterday afternoon. Outside the federal court, ...
Hundreds of people gathered on the steps of the Pennsylvania State Capitol to challenge unions to continue their strike.
Nearly 39,000 Verizon workers on the east coast have been on strike since April 13.
Unions have said the company wants to ...
The influential Binghamton state lawmaker once served as the 2nd highest ranking Republican in New York before being convicted of public corruption.
His friend and colleague George Winner of Elmira says scandals aside, Libous was a dedicated ...
The killers ambushed the two as they were checking on the status of a home they had built for the poor. Nichols had been a missionary to Jamaica for more than a decade. His sister, Shirley ...
Transportation Secretary Leslie Richards claims PennDot crews will install new signs this week.
Roadways getting the new 70 mph designation include sections of Interstates 79, 80, 99, 380 and U.S. Route 15.
A top aid to the chief executive is accused of pocketing money illegally from companies awarded state contracts in the city of Buffalo.Investigative journalist Jim Heany insists Governor Cuomo's "Buffalo Billion" program is the epitome of political ...
The former New York State Assembly Speaker faces 14 years in prison for accepting bribes.
Silver was convicted last November of taking $5 million in kickbacks.
Next week, former New York State Senate Leader Dean Skelos will sentenced for ...
Sandusky's new legal team pressed to get him a new trial in Center County, Pennsylvania.Judge John Cleland voiced doubt about whether defense attorneys are entitled to question some of the coach's victims.
The Sandusky legal team wants a new trial ...
Emergency personnel tried CPR, but were not able to revive the girl.
The fall happened early Sunday.
Police are still investigating what led to that tragedy.
The spending plan comes on the heels of the latest state budget in commonwealth history.