Long Island

Kevin P. Coughlin / Office of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill Thursday that requires county executives to assemble local government panels to realize taxpayer savings, including property taxes in Suffolk County.

New York Investigates Illegal Dumping On Long Island

May 4, 2017
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New York State environmental officials have received multiple tips about possible illegal dumping at several sites in Suffolk County.

Karen DeWitt / WAMC

Democrats in the State Senate remain hopeful that they will regain the numerical majority and control of the chamber after a special election is held later this month. But Governor Cuomo dampened those expectations, in remarks made in New York City on Wednesday.

Mike Groll / AP

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo took a swipe at President Trump’s recent tweet saying that the federal government needs a “good” shutdown.

Commuters Brace For Penn Station Repairs

May 3, 2017
Mary Altaffer / AP

Amtrak’s preliminary plan for track repairs at Penn Station may shut down two tracks at a time for six weeks this summer.