- Ex-New York assemblyman sentenced to 14 years for bribery Updated: Sep-17-15 4:40 pm
NEW YORK - A former state assemblyman from a family of Brooklyn politicians was sentenced Thursday to 14 years in prison in a scheme to take bribes from a carnival promoter and two undercover FBI agents posing as out-of-town real estate investors.
- Ex-New York legislator gets jail for false expense claims Updated: Sep-14-15 4:36 pm
ALBANY, New York - A former longtime state assemblyman from New York City was sentenced Monday to 13 months in jail after he admitted submitting at least $40,000 in false expense vouchers for days he didn't actually travel to Albany.
- Lawmaker: Port Authority reforms would prevent favor trading Updated: Sep-10-15 3:11 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - New Jersey lawmakers shined a spotlight Thursday on possible corruption at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey that touches a former agency executive who is also an ally of White House contender Gov. Chris Christie.
- New York Internet poker proposal divides gambling industry Updated: Sep-09-15 5:18 pm
ALBANY, New York - Talk of allowing Internet poker in New York has divided the gambling industry, with some companies telling state lawmakers Wednesday that it would increase government revenue while others warned it could undermine existing casinos and racetracks.