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The Army announced Tuesday that Fort Drum will lose about 1,500 soldiers over the next four years as part of an overall reduction in troops across the Army. The Army had said the post could lose as many as 8,000 soldiers – or gain as many as 3...
Once every week, a freight train loaded with coal makes its way through Ithaca to the coal-fired power plant north of town, in Lansing, on the shore of Cayuga Lake. Those shipments may stop soon. The state’s Public Service Commission is...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - After years of debate and after much of the rest of the world went paperless, New York's Legislature is on the verge of going digital. With the will go a cost of tens of millions of dollars a year for printing bundles of...
A new study raises questions about the oversight of the roughly $7 billion the state spends annually on economic development, characterizing the process more as a gamble than an investment. The report from the left-leaning Alliance for a Greater New...
Deals have been reached between Governor Cuomo and legislative leaders on siting new casinos and creating tax free zones at college campuses. But a bill on abortion rights was struggling, and reform measures appear dead for the session. The...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he is creating a powerful investigative committee under New York's anti-corruption Moreland Act to investigate the entire state Legislature. The Democrat says negotiations to create new public integrity...