New York State

Coinbase Obtains the Bitlicense

We are excited to announce that Coinbase has obtained the Bitlicense from the New York Department of Financial Services. The Bitlicense, which …

Cryptocurrency

What To Say When Everything is Not Going To Be Okay

Many years ago an old boyfriend asked me to tell him what my wildest fantasy was. I looked at him. "You really want to know?"<p>He nodded, eager.<p>So I leaned in close, lowered my voice, and told him how I wanted--more than anything--for someone to tell me that everything was going to be okay …

Babies

Take A Visual Tour Of The New Hiking Trail That Stretches From NYC All The Way To Canada

Getting out into nature, even for 15 minutes a day, will have a positive effect on your mental and physical health. Spending days unplugged will help you find an inner zen that money can’t buy. Or as Jack Kerouac put it, “One man practicing kindness in the wilderness is worth all the temples this …

Trails

New York State Attempts to Revamp Drug Pricing

The state of New York has come up with a drug pricing plan of its own, as Governor Andrew Cuomo announced an innovative new proposal aimed at …

Health Care

Cuomo and Trump to Meet About ‘Issues of Importance to New York’

ALBANY — Just days before President-elect Donald J. Trump’s inauguration, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York will meet with Mr. Trump on Wednesday, the first face-to-face meeting between the two men since the election.<p>The meeting will take place at Trump Tower, and the topics will include …

New York City

New York State Historic Newspapers Project Now at 6.5 Million Pages

UFC will stage event in Buffalo in April

It’s been more than 21 years since an Ultimate Fighting Championship show was presented in Western New York. That drought is about to end.<p>The UFC …

MMA & UFC

LOVETT: New York pols might hurt the state by fighting Trump

Efforts by Gov. Cuomo and other top New York Democrats to pitch themselves as the anti-Donald Trump could wind up hurting the state.

Donald Trump

Mohamed Bamba Narrows Recruitment To 4 Schools

Mohamed Bamba is one of the best players in the class of 2017, and the 6-foot-11 power forward is down to four schools in his recruitment.<p>Bamba, a …

College Basketball

Things you must do this winter upstate – and where you can do them

| Uncategorized<p>en_US<p>article<p>Looking for winter activities to do in upstate New York this winter? Look no further! Have you ever skied while getting …

Syracuse

New York State to spend $8.1 million to expand addiction treatment services - Addiction Now | Substance Abuse, Drug Addiction and Recovery News Source

On Thursday, New York State officials announced more than $8 million in funding to be allocated to addiction treatment programs in the western and …

Addiction

Parents: Bring Your Kids to the New York Times Travel Show!

<i>Ross Levi, Vice President of I LOVE NY, who will share top destinations for families to travel within the state of New York.</i><p><i>Learn about the hidden</i> …

Travel

Study reveals best and worst states for lovers

Where you live is an important factor when it comes to stocking your closet and making certain landscaping decisions. But could your geographic …

Consumer Protection

New York Gets Three New National Landmarks

The Department of the Interior announced on Wednesday two new national historic landmarks for New York State including one in NYC: the Schomburg …

New York City

Library Cabin

Tucked away in the woods of Upstate New York, the Library Cabin gives book lovers a whole house to enjoy their latest find. Serving as both a …

Houses

U.S. Threatens to Sue New York State Over Voting Violations

The Justice Department has notified New York State officials that it may sue the state over what it says are widespread failures to comply with a provision of federal voter registration law that requires state drivers’ license applications to double as applications for voter registration, according …

Government

A Carbon Sink Larger Than New York State Found in Central Africa

New scientific mapping has revealed the world's largest carbon sink in a peat swamp in the Congo Basin in central Africa. The swamp, measuring larger …

Environmentalism

Obama’s Laughable Claim that He Stopped All Foreign Terrorists

President Barack Obama gave his farewell address from Chicago on Tuesday, and you could spend the rest of January parsing through the lies, …

Terrorism

at home with: hawkins ny.

for the talented couple behind Hawkins New York, Nick Blaine and Paul Denoly, reviving this 18th-century farm house in upstate new york presented yet …

Design

Heat or Eat? New York Tackles Energy Costs and Climate Change

Choosing between paying for heat and paying for healthy food is a choice too many low-income families are forced to make. New York is trying to do …

Environmentalism

Carl's Jr., Hardees to see protests over Labor pick Andrew Puzder

The union-backed "Fight for $15" movement will protest at Carl's Jr and Hardee's restaurants on Thursday against the nomination of the chains' head, …

Employment Law

New York's public authorities have $13,487 debt for every state resident

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York State's public authorities including the Dormitory Authority, the Empire State Development Corp and the Thruway Authority have $267 billion of total debt outstanding, or $13,487 for every resident, the state's chief fiscal officer said in a report on Thursday.<p>The …

21st Century

This PIMCO CEF Has Become Overpriced - Sell It While You Can

The aura of success surrounding PIMCO is creating demand for its funds.<p>The increased demand has pushed some of PIMCO's CEFs into overvalued territory.<p>…

Investing

Wisconsin football welcomes seven mid-year enrollees to program

The Wisconsin Badgers welcomed seven mid-year enrollees to its football program, the athletic department announced via Twitter on Wednesday …

Football (U.S.)

Overregulation Kills Beloved Neighborhood Restaurant

For over two decades, “China Fun” has been a culinary staple in the Second Avenue neighborhood of Manhattan. Known throughout the community as the …

Small Business

The Atlantic Daily: Change and Confirmation

The Senate began hearings for Trump’s Cabinet nominees, critics found gaps in New York’s free-college plan, NFL ratings suffered for lack of star power, and more.<p>What We’re Following<p><b>The Trump Transition:</b> Confirmation hearings for the Trump Cabinet began today in the Senate, with Jeff Sessions, the …

Comedians

Erie County Real Estate Transactions

Following are real estate transactions over $5,000 as listed in records of the Erie County clerk’s office for the week ending Dec. 9, 2016.<p>AKRON<br>• 18 …

Buffalo

The backlash against self-driving cars officially begins

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The battle over self-driving cars and jobs has just kicked off in upstate New York.<p>An organization that advocates for professional drivers has urged New York to ban self-driving cars from the state's roads for 50 years. The Upstate Transportation Association fears that …

Uber

New York State Once Introduced an Anti-Flirting Bill

Considering that the United States has been around for about 240 years, it’s no surprise that states have come up with all kinds of laws that to our …

Government

Complaint challenges Prevagen memory claims

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Federal Trade Commission and New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman say the marketers of the supplement Prevagen are making false claims that it helps improve memory.<p>The complaint, filed Monday against Quincy Bioscience and related companies, says marketers relied on a study …

Lawsuits