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12 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin
Mayor-elect Rich David plans to challenge what he says is a potentially illegal City Hall staffing appointment made by outgoing Mayor Matthew T. Ryan.
Should America's 11 million illegal immigrants be offered a path to citizenship?
Should sexual orientation be a protected class (like race and gender) to prevent discrimination?
17 hrs ago | Time
For most Academy Awards categories, contenders will include world-famous names and titles, but that's not always the case.
The Binghamton Senators are in the midst of a successful season. So are some of the men who played for the B-Sens in the past.
NEW YORK -- With a flick of the switch, a 76-foot Norway Spruce officially became the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree Wednesday night after it was illuminated for the first time this holiday season in a ceremony that's been held since 1933.
The Rockland County Legislature votes on the proposed $760.9 million county budget Thursday after spending weeks reviewing revenues and expenses.
A new food-court-style business, tentatively called The Meeting Place, will open in the former Bagel Bin Cafe building in Brighton next year, the owners said Wednesday.
Billy Joel speaks at a news conference at Madison Square Garden, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 in New York.
The Vatican on Tuesday dodged a series of questions posed by a U.N. committee about clerical sexual abuse by noting that the Holy See doesn't control the actions of every Catholic in the world, much less regulate every Catholic priest, parish or school.
Ken Brody, a co-founder of the $8.2 billion hedge fund Taconic Capital Advisors LP, is retiring from the firm as of Jan. 1, according to an investor letter sent Tuesday.
The return Broadway engagement of The Rascals: Once Upon a Dream , which was to begin performances Dec. 16 at the Marquis Theatre, has been canceled.
Several candidates are seeking the Town Board seat being vacated by Councilman Craig Hayner, who is leaving the board to become Saratoga County clerk on Jan.1. Among those interested in the position are Republicans Daphne Jordan, who is legislative director for state Sen. Kathleen Marchione, and Cory J. Custer, who is chairman of the Saratoga ... (more)
On this Thanksgiving Day, there may not be many Americans giving thanks for HealthCare.gov, but you can count on Obamacare's woes surfacing as a conversational centerpiece at plenty of Thanksgiving tables around the country.
The case of the 32-year old Pleasantville man who fled police after sexually assaulting a woman more than two years ago has come to a close, Pleasantville Police announced Wednesday, Nov. 27. Police reported the arrest and conviction of Oswaldo Jacinto-Ordonez, a 32-year old illegal Guatemalan immigrant who was wanted in connection of the attempted ... (more)