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NY Senate backs term limits for legislative leadership posts

March 3, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's state Senate has endorsed term limits on legislative leadership, though the idea is unlikely to win approval in the Assembl. more »»

NY Comptroller DiNapoli to detail economic impact of farms

March 3, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli will release a report on agriculture's statewide economic impact. more »»

NY lawmakers to try again to pass 'toxic toy' bill

March 3, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Two New York state lawmakers have reintroduced legislation intended to ban the use of toxic chemicals in children's toys.

Republican Sen. more »»

Clarkson, Union Graduate College mull grad program merger

March 3, 2015

POTSDAM, N.Y. (AP) — Two upstate New York colleges say they're considering the possibility of mergin. more »»

Quality of health care focus of NYC jail oversight hearing

March 3, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City lawmakers are taking a hard look at the quality of health care inmates receive at the Rikers Island jail complex and whether the city should renew a $126 million... more »»

Mayor suggests his relationship with police improved

March 3, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is once again explaining his remarks about his biracial son and interactions with officers, saying they weren't disrespectful to police. more »»

Southern California man charged with raping teen over 5 days

March 2, 2015

VICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Southern California authorities have arrested a man they allege kidnapped a 16-year-old New York girl and raped her over five days in a recreational vehicle. more »»

City University of NY refunds tuition to some immigrants

March 2, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — City University of New York is returning thousands of dollars to about 150 immigrant students who live illegally in the U.S. and overpaid for their tuition. more »»

SUV driven by elderly woman is hit by train at NY crossing

March 2, 2015

EAST ROCKAWAY, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say an SUV driven by an elderly woman has been hit by a train at a crossing in New York, about 40 miles south of a fatal crash last month that killed six. more »»

Most NYC representatives attending Netanyahu's speech

March 2, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Most of New York City's congressional members plan to attend Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to the House of Representatives.

Netanyahu's speech has drawn scrutiny. more »»

Ice slows business, traffic on Northeast, Midwest waterways

March 2, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Waterways around the Northeast and the Midwest are beset by ice more than a foot thick in some places. more »»

NYC mayor to skip St. Patrick's parade over policy on gays

March 2, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio is not planning to march in the nation's biggest and oldest St. Patrick's Day parade unless its organizers change their limitations on displays of gay pride. more »»

LIRR says train hits SUV on Long Beach branch; 1 hurt

March 2, 2015

EAST ROCKAWAY, N.Y. (AP) — Long Island Rail Road officials say an elderly woman was injured when her SUV was hit by a train at a crossing in East Rockaway. more »»

Longtime ban on cellphones at NYC public schools is lifted

March 2, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A longtime ban on cellphones at New York City public schools has been lifted.

Mayor Bill de Blasio had promised during his 2013 mayoral campaign to overturn the ban. more »»

Man accused of al-Qaida plot tells US jury he's no terrorist

March 2, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A Pakistani man acting as his own attorney at a U.S. trial has told a jury he's no terroris. more »»

NYC public school cellphone use goes into effect

March 2, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A longtime ban on cellphones in New York City public schools has been lifted.

Mayor Bill de Blasio had promised to overturn the ban during his 2013 mayoral campaign. more »»

NYC mayor won't march in 5th Avenue St. Patrick's Day Parade

March 2, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio is not planning to march in the nation's biggest and oldest St. Patrick's Day parade. more »»

LIRR says train collides with vehicle on Long Beach branch

March 2, 2015

EAST ROCKAWAY, N.Y. (AP) — Long Island Rail Road officials are investigating a collision between a train and a vehicle on the Long Beach branch. more »»

Prosecutors in NYC urge jury to convict man in al-Qaida plot

March 2, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors are urging a U.S. jury to convict a Pakistani man on charges he was part of a terror conspiracy to attack targets in America and Europe. more »»

 
 
 

 

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