Neighbors, tear down those signs
New Yorkers released from prison will have their voting rights restored upon their release instead of having to wait months or even years under a new law.
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors have asked a judge to appoint a “special master” to review material seized by the FBI last week from Rudy Giuliani and ensure investigators aren’t able to see records protected by attorney-client privilege, according to court records unsealed Tuesday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Rudy Giuliani sought to discredit the federal investigation into his dealings in Ukraine on Thursday, a day after agents raided his home and office.
WASHINGTON — Precious relics of Afghanistan's ancient past are returning home as the nation confronts deepening uncertainty about its future.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The murder case against former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd went to the jury Monday in a city on edge against another round of unrest like the one that erupted last year over the harrowing video of Chauvin with his knee on the Black man's neck.
The murder case against former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd went to the jury Monday in Minneapolis.
Glens Falls 3rd Ward Supervisor Claudia Braymer said Queensbury Supervisor John Strough was a misogynist due to his repeated attacks.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Officer Derek Chauvin 's trial in George Floyd's death will be in a jury's hands by early next week, after his brief defense wrapped up with Chauvin passing on a chance to take the stand and tell the public for the first time what he was thinking when he pressed his knee against Floyd's neck.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Officer Derek Chauvin chose not to take the stand as testimony at his murder trial ended Thursday, passing up the chance to explain to the jury and the public for the first time what he was thinking when he pressed his knee against George Floyd’s neck.
An appeals court ruled on Thursday that Warren County cannot prosecute the case of a former EMS agency treasurer accused of stealing from the organization’s coffers.
The state's highest court is hearing a case over whether the tree-cutting to build snowmobile trails in the Adirondacks violates the state constitution. It doesn't.
Assemblyman Charles Lavine said he had served a demand upon the governor that no retaliation take place against people cooperating with an impeachment investigation.
Charles Lavine is not a household name, but it will be in the coming weeks. He is the head of an Assembly committee charged with running an investigation to determine if Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo should be impeached.
Half of New Yorkers believe Gov. Andrew Cuomo shouldn't resign in the wake of scandals involving sexual harassment of women and COVID nursing home deaths, while 35% say he should go, according to a new poll released Monday.
The Siena College poll found that only one-third of respondents believe the governor should run again.
After a virtual meeting with his colleagues, Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie said the chamber's judiciary committee will launch a probe of Cuomo into "misconduct" allegations lodged against the embattled three-term governor.
The New York Legislature has passed a bill to limit Gov. Andrew Cuomo's emergency powers at a time when he's facing sexual harassment allegations and scrutiny over his administration's reporting of deadly COVID-19 outbreaks at nursing homes.
Lawmakers gave the governor extraordinary powers last March, but with the sexual harassment and nursing home scandals well underway, Democrats this week agreed to take back some of the historic authority.
The distractions of scandals are being used by a growing number of lawmakers to make a demand: Cuomo must resign.
Seven Republicans voted to convict former President Trump in his Senate trial, easily the largest number to ever vote to find a president of their own party guilty at impeachment proceedings.