Albany His 21 year reign as Assembly Speaker will come to an end Monday. Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, amid federal corruption charges, will be stepping down from his position effective 11:59 p.m. Monday. While that investigation moves forward, Nick Reisman has more on another federal probe in Albany's high ranking leadership. 01/30/2015 03:27 PM
Carl Heastie of the Bronx is gaining plenty of momentum in his bid to become the next speaker of the state Assembly.
01/29/2015 09:50 PM
With the scandal surrounding Sheldon Silver still hanging over Albany, lawmakers have begun their joint budget hearings on the governor's proposed budget. They started with Environmental Conservation, and continued Thursday with Transportation. Nick Reisman has more on the hearing and what's ahead in the budget.
01/29/2015 09:30 PM
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$5 Portrait Sessions Give Back to the Utica Community
Utica
After a photography blog on Utica went viral, and got a huge show of support from residents, the man behind the lens decided to pay it forward. The Rochester based photographer who took the pictures made his way back to Utica for public portrait sessions. Alana LaFlore shares how the keepsakes will give back to the community. 07:11 PM
Recycle Your Old Electronics Or Face a Fine
Syracuse
It's all about doing what's right -- with what's left. Starting this year, residents can no longer toss old TVs and certain electronics to the curb. Instead, they'll have to be recycled or you will face a $100 fine. Alexa Green explains how Syracuse's Department of Public Works is helping make the recycling process a bit easier. 06:13 PM
Cornell Fraternity Suspended Due to Alleged Alcohol, Illicit Substance Incident
Tompkins County
Cornell University is investigating an incident with one of its fraternities. 03:30 PM
Fit Kids February: Rock Climbing Elevates Athletic Goals
New York State
We continue our Fit Kids February coverage at the Niagara Climbing Center. Time Warner Cable News reporter Rebecca Vogt has more with staff and teens as they take their athletic abilities to new heights. 03:27 PM
Luxury, Horsepower on Display at Detroit Auto Show
In The Spotlight
There was a time when four doors meant family car, not performance car. Our Ed Keiner has more on how automakers are blurring that distinction.
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Congresswoman Stefanik Makes Education Priority During First Visit Back from D.C.
St. Lawrence County
Congresswoman Stefanik visited Clarkson University as part of her education initiative during her first month in office. Caitlin Landers reports. 01/29/2015 08:46 PM
Race On to Succeed Silver as Speaker
New York State
With Sheldon Silver being pushed aside by his fellow Democrats in the state Assembly, the race is on to succeed him as speaker. 01/28/2015 08:02 PM
Missing Laptop, Financial Records Force Building Blocks Day Care to Temporarily Close
St. Lawrence County
Building Blocks Day Care Center in Potsdam sorts through financial documents while teachers and families have had to search for other places to work and bring their children. 01/28/2015 07:58 PM
Polish Solider's Newborn Named After Fort Drum Hero
Fort Drum
A polish soldier named his newborn baby after the Fort Drum Soldier Who Died Saving His Life 01/28/2015 05:12 PM
Russell: 'I Don't Regret' Standing by Sheldon Silver's Presumption of Innocence
Northern NY
Late last week, North Country Assemblywoman Addie Russell was a loud voice of support for the newly arrested Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and the legal process playing out. Now that it's been decided Silver is out, Russell isn't backing away from that stance. But as Brian Dwyer reports, she is ready to move forward. 01/28/2015 04:35 PM