Sandra Lee got a new bird for her birthday.

No sparklers for you, New York.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has embraced a new and controversial treatment for people at risk of contracting H.I.V.

In a unanimous decision, the state Supreme Court appellate division strongly rebuked a challenge to the Adirondack Club and Resort in Franklin County’s Tupper Lake by the advocacy group Protect the Adirondacks!

The Yates County GOP has a billboard up in support for Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino, encouraging gun owners to register to vote to support him.

Senate Republicans have unleashed a new fund-raising email attacking NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio and his attempts to help the Democrats grab control of the chamber.

De Blasio’s press office announced a Ramadan Iftar dinner he is hosting at Gracie Mansion tonight for Muslims will be closed to reporters, despite initially being listed as open.

AirBnB will sponsor the next New York City marathon.

Astorino says he can win the “ground game” against Cuomo this fall.

It appears NYC Councilman Fernando Cabrera’s primary challenge to Sen. Gustavo Rivera would fail IDC Leader Jeff Klein’s litmus test.

GOP AG candidate John Cahill differs from Astorino on the Common Core, and also blames AG Eric Schneiderman in part for tis bothced rollout.

In the heat of campaign season, emails begging for cash are bombarding inboxes with ever increasing frequency.

More labor endorsements for IDC Leader Jeff Klein.

Why former Borough President James Molinaro’s appointment to the CUNY board of trustees failed to make it through the Senate remains a mystery.

Assemblyman Thomas Abinanti, who represents the eastern shore of the Hudson River in Westchester County, has come out against a proposed $511 million loan for the Tappan Zee Bridge project.

A state supreme court judge dismissed the Ark Community Charter School’s request to remain open during ongoing litigation with SUNY. The school won’t appeal.