| Aug 24, 2010
| 9:03 AM
New York will win hundreds of millions of dollars in federal education funding after it made changes in its application despite initial opposition from powerful teachers' unions, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer confirmed Tuesday.
The amount of the state's Race...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 6:41 AM
9/11 victims' families will join with more than three dozen other organizations today to show their support for building an Islamic Center near Ground Zero in an effort to re-frame the debate on the controversial site.
The group September Eleventh...
| Aug 27, 2010
| 10:57 AM
Gov. David Paterson could face a criminal charge for what a special counsel called inaccurate and misleading testimony on tickets he secured last year from the New York Yankees for the opening game of the World Series.
The state's former chief judge,...
| Sep 3, 2010
| 11:59 AM
While forecasters continue to adjust the expected track of Hurricane Earl, the Suffolk County Red Cross and East Hampton Town announced plans to open a voluntary pre-storm shelter Friday morning at the Montauk Playhouse Community Center in Long Island's...
| Oct 15, 2010
| 5:19 AM
President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in New York City following last month's deadly storm that spawned two devastating tornadoes, killing one woman and causing massive damage.
Gov. David Paterson announced Thursday that Obama issued the...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 7:14 AM
One governor has been called "a rotten prick" by a top legislative leader. About 190 miles up the road, another governor is laying off thousands of state workers, who accuse him of "betraying" their support. In between, a third governor is hailed by...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 7:07 AM
Did they know or did they not know? Days after the largest-ever proposed toll and fare hike on Hudson River crossings, people want to know what Governors Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie knew about this latest possible hit to your wallet.
The two issued a...
| May 21, 2011
| 8:38 PM
Ex-Gov. David Paterson has dodged a big bullet that easily could've ended in a stint in the state pen.
The Albany County District Attorney has decided to drop perjury charges that accused him of lying when he was in office -- about accepting free...
| Feb 10, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva New York Gov. David Paterson, confronting "orchestrated'' rumors about his personal life, which he denies, as well as people urging him to step down before Election Day, insists that "the ballot box'' will determine his political fate,......
| Feb 23, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Christmas Party catered by Wolfgang Puck. Confabs in Hawaii. Private planes. Limos. Flowers. The new GOP motto seems to be: Live Large. According to an analysis by Politico, since Michael Steele was elected chairman of the Republican National Committee...
| Feb 26, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by Michael Muskal and updated David Paterson, who became governor of New York when his predecessor was forced to quit in disgrace, is expected to announce he will not seek election this year because of another scandal. Paterson, the son......
| Feb 26, 2010
| 4:35 PM
The White House pushed, hinted, suggested, cajoled and otherwise tried to send the message to embattled New York Gov. David Paterson that he should get out of the race. Now, he has, with various news sources reporting he is going......