Gov. Andrew Cuomo says it appears an engineer's speeding is likely to be what caused the fatal derailment of a New York City commuter train.
The Tompkins County Department of Social Services has selected the Rescue Mission to operate the Emergency Homeless Shelter currently operated by the Red Cross of Central New York.
Gov. Cuomo is defending his corruption commission's focus on the Legislature rather than the executive branch, saying New York's long run of corruption cases involved lawmakers.
As the public comment period on new liquefied natural gas regulations concludes, environmental groups have delivered thousands of comments critical of the regulations and demanded that they be withdrawn.
Thanks to an 845-kilowatt solar project, Seneca County will be saving nearly $1 million over the next 25 years on its electric bill.
Ithaca Police are keeping their eyes peeled for a disturbing trend known as the “knockout game”.
Police say an Ithaca man had a variety of drugs on him when they searched his apartment Tuesday.
Radar, flashy LED signs, and text alerts to drivers are part of New York's new, high-tech effort to combat often fatal wrong-way crashes on the state Thruway.
FDA is warning that certain HeartStart automated external defibrillator devices may not be able to deliver a needed shock in a cardiac emergency situation.
Fire investigators are trying to determine what sparked a blaze at a central New York farm that destroyed a huge barn filled with about 5,000 crates of onions.