Gov. Eliot Spitzer and legislative leaders say they have a deal on a new state budget.
Spitzer’s choice to head the Dept. of Environmental Conservation earned the backing of a key Senate committee.
Ã‚Â The state’s top court ruled that a defendant should get the chance to have experts question the reliability of eyewitness testimony.
The special election to fill the post of the late Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski in Rockland County will be May 1. Ken Zebrowski Jr. says he’s running. There will also be special elections on Long Island and Staten Island.
An upstate group wants the feds to butt out of the dispute about the legality of the compact authorizing the Oneida Nation’s Turning Stone casino.
A report says that `special districts,’ providing such services as water, fire and garbage, boost the average household’s tax and fee bill by $257 annually.