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Governor Cuomo gave up some items in the newly announced state budget deal, but so did the legislature. Karen DeWitt takes a look at the winner and losers. The budget that will be adopted by the legislature is largely unchanged from what the...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Twenty-three mayors and town supervisors from Buffalo to Long Island are endorsing a bill backed by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to fight prescription drug abuse.      The bill aims to curb...
New York lawmakers have just five days left to complete the state budget on time. The Senate and Assembly began printing bills that could be approved as early as Thursday,  and some budget conference committees completed their work, but there...
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Upstate New York growers are watching fruit trees anxiously as a strong cold front sweeps through the region, bringing frost that could damage buds.      Many fruit trees have started to bud as much as...
State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos says he expects the state budget to be passed on time and in day light. The deadline for the spending plan is now only one week away. Senator Skelos says talks are on track to reach an agreement on a state...
In a report released Thursday, the federal government found that large sections of pipes in the natural gas industry are not being monitored by regulators. But as the Innovation Trail's Matt Richmond reports, state regulators say that doesn'...