- Building worker dies in fall at $147 million Hamptons estate Updated: May-31-16 6:18 pm
NEW YORK - A construction worker fell to his death Tuesday at a $147 million oceanfront East Hampton estate that was among the most expensive residential properties sold in the U.S., authorities said.
- The Latest: Police zoo review to look only at boy's family Updated: May-31-16 6:17 pm
CINCINNATI - The Latest on the killing of a gorilla after a child fell into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo (all times local):
- Head of Cuomo's Start-Up NY job creation program to depart Updated: May-31-16 6:13 pm
ALBANY, New York - The leader of one of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's signature economic development initiatives is leaving the administration for a job with a Connecticut-based developer.
- Yankees' Dustin Ackley to have season-ending surgery Updated: May-31-16 6:09 pm
TORONTO - New York Yankees infielder Dustin Ackley will have season-ending surgery this week for a torn labrum in his right shoulder, manager Joe Girardi said Tuesday.
- Elections spokesman faulted for releasing de Blasio report Updated: May-31-16 6:06 pm
ALBANY, New York - New York's inspector general on Tuesday criticized a state Board of Elections spokesman for releasing an investigative report about New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to a newspaper.
- Rossi goes from California to Europe to Indy for big win Updated: May-31-16 5:59 pm
NEW YORK - Alexander Rossi stood atop the Empire State Building, the Manhattan skyline stretching out behind him, and smiled for the camera.
- Bills tackle Henderson set to rejoin team after 2 operations Updated: May-31-16 5:51 pm
ORCHARD PARK, New York - Offensive tackle Seantrel Henderson is preparing to rejoin the Buffalo Bills this week after having two operations on parts of his intestines to reduce the effects of Crohn's disease, the player's agent confirmed to The Associated Press.
- Prosecutor to jury: DEA workers lied about owning strip club Updated: May-31-16 5:49 pm
NEW YORK - A Drug Enforcement Administration supervisory agent and another employee led double lives as they lied to the government by not disclosing ownership in a New Jersey strip club because they knew it could spoil their careers, a prosecutor told jurors in an opening statement Tuesday.
- Correction: Priciest Apartment story Updated: May-31-16 4:52 pm
NEW YORK - In a story May 29 about Manhattan apartments costing $100 million and more, The Associated Press erroneously conflated the names of two skyscrapers being built on 57th Street. The Central Park Tower is being built at 225 W. 57th St. and will be 1,550 feet high. A second tower, at 111 W. 57th St., will be 1,438 feet high.
- Small plane rolls off runway at NY airport, pilot unhurt Updated: May-31-16 4:47 pm
ALBANY, New York - Authorities say a small plane rolled off a runway while landing in upstate New York and caused a brief shutdown at the airport.
- Overseer of jails: Guard training facility severely lacking Updated: May-31-16 4:34 pm
NEW YORK - A court-appointed monitor who oversees New York City's jails has found the training facility for guards "severely lacking."
- Feds: Ex-Barclays PLC director gave stock tips to plumber Updated: May-31-16 4:31 pm
NEW YORK - A former Barclays PLC director has been arrested on charges he illegally fed stock tips to a New York plumber in exchange for cash and home renovations.
- Rambo gets 20 years in prison for plotting to kill DEA agent Updated: May-31-16 4:23 pm
NEW YORK - A onetime decorated U.S. Army sniper instructor known as Rambo was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in prison for conspiring in a plot to kill a Drug Enforcement Administration agent.
- NYC buses set to get new safety technology, in test program Updated: May-31-16 3:33 pm
NEW YORK - Safety technology that would warn pedestrians that a bus is turning or help bus drivers avoid collisions is coming to some New York City buses.
- Gina Rodriguez makes teen's prom dress dream come true Updated: May-31-16 3:10 pm
BUFFALO, New York - Talk about finding the best prom dress ever.
- Police: Swimmer missing in Hudson off NY; search under way Updated: May-31-16 3:03 pm
CROTON-ON-HUDSON, New York - Authorities are searching part of the Hudson River for a New York man who went for a swim and disappeared while on a fishing trip.
- Uber, taxi cab owners fight over upstate New York market Updated: May-31-16 3:01 pm
ALBANY, New York - A fight over Uber's plans to expand throughout the state is escalating as lawmakers enter the final weeks of their 2016 legislative session.
- Turkish businessman alleges overreach by US in bail fight Updated: May-31-16 2:39 pm
NEW YORK - The lawyer for a Turkish businessman arrested on charges he helped Iran evade sanctions says the U.S. government stretched the law to prosecute him.
- Gov. Chris Christie's son graduates from Princeton Updated: May-31-16 1:57 pm
PRINCETON, New Jersey - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's oldest son is among the newest graduates of Princeton University.
- Hurricanes hire Samuelsson to coach AHL team in Charlotte Updated: May-31-16 1:45 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The Carolina Hurricanes have hired veteran NHL defenseman Ulf Samuelsson to coach their AHL affiliate in Charlotte.
- NY woman dies after husband's motorcycle hits deer, crashes Updated: May-31-16 11:43 am
OWEGO, New York - Authorities say a 34-year-old woman has died after the motorcycle she was riding on collided with a deer on an upstate New York road.
- Correction: Exploding Package story Updated: May-31-16 11:43 am
SYRACUSE, New York - In a story May 30 about a state correction officer injured in an explosion, The Associated Press erroneously reported the location of the officer's home. It is in the town of Floyd, not Lloyd.
- 1 dead, 1 critically injured in Manhattan car crash Updated: May-31-16 11:42 am
NEW YORK - Police say a midtown Manhattan car crash has killed a passenger and critically injured the driver.
- Buffalo Bills sign free agent linebacker Jamari Lattimore Updated: May-31-16 11:25 am
ORCHARD PARK, New York - The Buffalo Bills continue to increase their depth at linebacker by signing free agent Jamari Lattimore.
- New York higher education chancellor to serve 1 more year Updated: May-31-16 11:22 am
ALBANY, New York - The chancellor of New York's public university system says the next school year will be her last at the helm.