NY Legislature OKs bills expanding school zone speed cameras

NY Legislature OKs bills expanding school zone speed cameras

Supporters of the speed cameras say they make school zones safer and save lives by forcing drivers to slow down.

57 mins ago
Beto O'Rourke makes big impression in Pennsylvania visit

Beto O'Rourke makes big impression in Pennsylvania visit

Former Texas congressman Beto O'Rourke is making a big impression in Pennsylvania, a late-voting state that may yet play a role in the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential primary contest. 

11 hrs ago
Man accused of killing mother, toddler back in Wayne County court

Man accused of killing mother, toddler back in Wayne County court

The man accused of killing a young mother and her son in Wayne County last year was in court Monday morning. 

13 hrs 16 mins ago by Caitlin Murphy
2 dead, multiple injuries in charter bus crash in Virginia

2 dead, multiple injuries in charter bus crash in Virginia

Authorities in Virginia say two people are dead and others are injured after a charter bus overturned on an Interstate 95

14 hrs 15 mins ago
Report: Hiring by small businesses in New York topped national pace

Report: Hiring by small businesses in New York topped national pace

A new report says small businesses across New York state have increased employment slightly faster than the national pace.

14 hrs 34 mins ago
NY considers medication-assisted opioid treatment in all lockups

NY considers medication-assisted opioid treatment in all lockups

New York state is considering providing medication-assisted treatment to all prison and jail inmates struggling with opioid addiction.

15 hrs 9 mins ago
Wellsboro Wants to Win America's Main Streets contest

Wellsboro Wants to Win America's Main Streets contest

Wellsboro wants to be named the winner of the 2019 "America's Main Streets" contest. 

20 hrs 12 mins ago by Dan Schrack
Program aims to boost faculty diversity at NY state colleges

Program aims to boost faculty diversity at NY state colleges

Gov. Cuomo wants to increase the diversity of the faculty in the State University of New York system.

22 hrs 7 mins ago by Dan Schrack
NY lawmakers urged to add more mental health housing

NY lawmakers urged to add more mental health housing

Advocates for New Yorkers with mental illness are heading to Albany today.

22 hrs 12 mins ago by Dan Schrack
O'Rourke to make presidential primary visit to Pennsylvania

O'Rourke to make presidential primary visit to Pennsylvania

Former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke is making a presidential primary campaign stop in Pennsylvania.

22 hrs 14 mins ago by Dan Schrack
The Latest: Pediatrician gets 79 years for assaults on kids

The Latest: Pediatrician gets 79 years for assaults on kids

A former Pennsylvania pediatrician has been sentenced to at least 79 years in prison for sexually assaulting 31 children, most of them patients.   

March 18th, 3:37 PM EDT
NY self-help guru pleads not guilty to child porn charges

NY self-help guru pleads not guilty to child porn charges

The spiritual leader of an upstate New York self-help group pleaded not guilty on Monday to newly filed child pornography charges at a hearing where it became clear that his co-defendants are trying to avoid going to trial with him next month.    

March 18th, 2:46 PM EDT
Nick Offerman to perform in Rochester this fall

Nick Offerman to perform in Rochester this fall

Actor and comedian Nick Offerman will be making a stop in Rochester during his live show tour this fall. 

March 18th, 1:37 PM EDT by Caitlin Murphy
Kirsten Gillibrand officially jumps into 2020 race, teases speech at Trump hotel in New York

Kirsten Gillibrand officially jumps into 2020 race, teases speech at Trump hotel in New York

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand officially jumped in the 2020 presidential race on Sunday by declaring her Democratic candidacy with a campaign video titled "Brave Wins." 

March 18th, 11:03 AM EDT
Pennsylvania prisons to implement system-wide tobacco ban

Pennsylvania prisons to implement system-wide tobacco ban

Pennsylvania's prison system is banning all tobacco products inside every facility's secure perimeter, starting July 1.

March 18th, 11:03 AM EDT
Pirro's show not on Fox lineup, week after Omar comments

Pirro's show not on Fox lineup, week after Omar comments

Fox News weekend host Jeanine Pirro's show didn't air over the weekend.

March 18th, 3:44 AM EDT by Dan Schrack
Woman faces felonies after meth, crack cocaine seized in Endicott

Woman faces felonies after meth, crack cocaine seized in Endicott

A woman from Broome County is waking up behind bars, facing a number of drug charges.

March 18th, 3:25 AM EDT by Dan Schrack
Report of Shots Fired in Elmira

Report of Shots Fired in Elmira

Police in Elmira are investigating a late-night report of gunfire downtown.

March 18th, 3:22 AM EDT by Dan Schrack
Some lawmakers worry about allowing sports bets on phones

Some lawmakers worry about allowing sports bets on phones

As state legislatures decide whether to authorize sports gambling, lawmakers are debating whether the bets should be allowed to happen online.

March 17th, 10:04 AM EDT by Ashley Cafaro
It's a boy! April the Giraffe gives birth again

It's a boy! April the Giraffe gives birth again

April the Giraffe has once again given birth in front of an enthralled YouTube audience.

March 17th, 10:03 AM EDT by Ashley Cafaro
Irish pride, and dash of politics, at St Patrick's Parade
Irish pride, and dash of politics, at St Patrick's Parade

 It's going to be a sea of green in New York City for the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade.

Pipe tomahawk gifted by Washington in 1792 returned to tribe
Pipe tomahawk gifted by Washington in 1792 returned to tribe

 A long-missing peace pipe tomahawk President George Washington gave to a Seneca Indian leader in the late 18th century has been returned to the tribe in western New York.   

NYSDOT hiring, reminds job seekers to apply for Civil Service exam
NYSDOT hiring, reminds job seekers to apply for Civil Service exam

As we get closer to the spring season, the New York State Department of Transportation is seeking new employees to come on board.

Troopers remind drivers to "move over" after patrol hit by semi
Troopers remind drivers to "move over" after patrol hit by semi

The Trooper and the bystander were taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries. The tractor trailer driver was ticketed for moving from the lane unsafely, and violating the move over law.

NY attorney general: Evidence clear Trump misused charity
NY attorney general: Evidence clear Trump misused charity

New York's attorney general says testimony, emails and other evidence support allegations that President Donald Trump turned his charitable foundation into a wing of his White House campaign.