New York state plans to dedicate $32 million in federal funding to improve public transportation in the state's rural areas. Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration announced the grants on Wednesday. They'll … Click to Continue »
A new bill could make New York the first state in the country to directly compensate living organ donors—who typically donate a kidney or a portion of their liver to a transplant... To view the full story, click the title link.
In an impassioned (but not quite scorched-earth) op-ed for The New York Times, Metropolitan Museum of Art director Thomas P. Campbell issued a swift and effective defense of public art in the United States. “Arts and cultural programming challenges, provokes and entertains; it enhances our lives,” he wrote. Show More Summary
In January, the New York Department of State issued a warrant against Ivanka Trump's business, called "Ivanka Trump Fine Jewelry," for more than five thousand dollars in unpaid taxes.
TODAY'S TV Event Time TV NBA New York at Cleveland 7:00 TNT L.A. Clippers at Golden State 9:30 TNT Men's college basketball LIU-Brooklyn at Mount St. Mary's 6:00 CBSSN Memphis at Cincinnati 6:00 ESPN Georgia at Alabama 6:00 ESPN2 Nebraska at Michigan State 6:00 ESPNU Marshall at Old Dominion 7:00 beIN South Florida at Tulsa 7:00 ESPNN Tenn. Show More Summary
Another of New York’s native sons is headed for a fight in his home state this spring. Filed under: News, UFC
The Anti-Defamation League’s national headquarters in New York received a bomb threat on Wednesday, the latest in a string of incidents that have led to concerns about increased anti-Semitism in the United States. ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt said on Wednesday that while there “is...
Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New York's newspapers: The Glens Falls Post-Star on the state requiring school consolidations. Feb. 19 The news that school enrollment has fallen … Click to Continue »
Social information gathered from friends and experts, depending on the complexity of the product, can decrease uncertainty in crowdfunding campaigns, according to research from Binghamton University, State University of New York.
Balkinization: Does New York State Have a Copy of President Trump’s Federal Returns?, by Gregory Klass (Georgetown): There has been a lot of talk about the new role state attorneys general have been taking on as a check on federal overreach.... There is something else state attorneys general might...
Episode 408 of I'll Drink to That! was released recently, and it features Fred Merwarth, who is both the winemaker and vineyard manager at the Hermann J. Wiemer Vineyard in the Finger Lakes area of New York State. Fred Merwarth is an anomaly among winemakers, because he also runs a vine nursery. Show More Summary
A former college maintenance supervisor admits he accepted $100,000 in bribes from a painting contractor in exchange for jobs. New York state officials say Dean Yerry worked at the University … Click to Continue »
The electricity industry is in an exhilarating period of innovation driven by new energy resources and cutting-edge technology. And our own state of New York is leading the charge for change. These... To view the full story, click the title link.
Lonnie "Ham" Hamilton is the father of four, but it was his namesake, Lonnie Hamilton III, who was his "best friend" and "shadow." Which makes what happened to the younger Hamilton in New York state's prison system, documented in Jennifer Gonnerman's piece for the New Yorker, especially devastating for the...
Justin Hartley suits up and poses for photos at the top of the Empire State Building on Tuesday (February 21) in New York City. The 40-year-old actor stars as Kevin on the hit NBC series This Is Us and he recently opened up about what fans can expect in the final episodes of season one. [...]
President Trump has complained about the flurry of intelligence leaks plaguing his new administration, and some are speculating that it could be the work of a system called the "Deep State." According to the New York Times, deep states,...Show More Summary
British math teacher Juhel Miah, who was traveling with his students on a trip to New York, has been denied entry to the United States and singled out for a search because he is Muslim. Miah, who is a British citizen from South Wales,...Show More Summary
New York Times: Mr. Grassley...heard from a man who said he had worked as an interpreter in Afghanistan and was trying to get asylum in the United States. Mr. Grassley said he would try to help the man and also said that Mr. Trump’s executive order on immigration “wasn’t carefully drafted.” Mr. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) said on Tuesday it was investigating whether health insurers complied with its contraceptive coverage requirements.