Albany Sources confirm the finances of Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos are under investigation. Meanwhile, the race continues in the other chamber of the legislature to replace Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. Nick Reisman has a wrap up of the latest developments at the Capitol. 03:27 PM
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01/29/2015 09:50 PM
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01/29/2015 09:30 PM
Jurors Deadlocked on Rape Charge Against Former Cornell Wrestler
Ithaca
Jurors were unable to come to a verdict on the main rape charge against Peter Mesko. 04:20 PM
Syracuse University Student Reports She Was Drugged at Off-Campus Party
Syracuse
A Syracuse University student reported she was drugged at a party off campus in December. 04:07 PM
Skelos' Finances Under Investigation, Morelle Not Running for Speaker
Albany
Sources confirm the finances of Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos are under investigation. Meanwhile, the race continues in the other chamber of the legislature to replace Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. Nick Reisman has a wrap up of the latest developments at the Capitol. 03:27 PM
Skelos Denies Being Contacted By Feds
New York State
A week after Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver turned himself into authorities, the state's top Republican is facing some difficult questions of his own. Nick Reisman has the latest. 12:18 PM
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