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NY, CT attorneys general winners in census lawsuit

The attorneys general of New York and Connecticut were among those from 21 states, along with 10 cities, six counties and the U.S. Conference...

Cuomo tells NYers to stay smart in regard to coronavirus; Signs...

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo today warned that if New York residents fail to remain disciplined as the reopening of the economy from the COVID-19...

COVID-19 deaths hit low point in New York state

"We have the lowest number of deaths from coronavirus that we have had since this started – 42 people passed yesterday,” Gov. Andrew M....

Ginsburg holds ribbon-cutting at Haverstraw development

Valhalla-based Ginsburg Development Cos. held a ribbon-cutting and celebration on Sept. 12 at the Haverstraw site of The Waterfront at Harbors. The event was...

Cuomo to Trump: See you in court

“My message to Mr. Trump and the IRS is simple: we look forward to seeing you in court,” New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Wednesday concerning a new lawsuit filed by New York, Connecticut and New Jersey against the Internal Revenue Service.

Settlement of opioid lawsuits may be on the horizon, NY attorney...

“We are beginning to engage in discussions with the individuals who are responsible for this crisis,” James said in an interview with the Business Journal.

Connecticut AG George Jepsen will not seek re-election

Jepsen referred to his job as “the greatest honor of my professional life,” but added that he felt it was time to “pursue different challenges.”

RBS Securities to pay state $120M in mortgage bond investigation

RBS's actions "contributed significantly to the 2008 financial crisis," per state Attorney General George Jepsen.

Career schools operator fails state exam, to pay millions

A for-profit education company will pay $10.25 million after earning failing grades from the New York attorney general's office.

Post-Sandy gas price gouger fined $50K

A Hudson Valley gas dealer and supplier will pay the largest penalty to date for price-gouging in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.

Former Bridgewater executive floated as next FBI director

James B. Comey will likely be nominated by President Barack Obama to succeed Robert S. Mueller III as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, according to reports.

UBS pays state agencies $541,000

As a part of a 2011 multistate settlement, UBS AG will pay Connecticut entities $541,000 in restitution payments for alleged anti-competitive and fraudulent conduct.

Bridge contract gets official clearance

A design-build consortium’s $3.1 billion contract to replace the Tappan Zee Bridge was approved by the state attorney general and comptroller.

UI proposes energy rate increase

The United Illuminating Company filed a request Jan. 11 to raise its energy distribution rates beginning January 2014.

NY attorney general investigates Sandy-related donations

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman launched a Charities Bureau to look into the Sandy relief efforts of some nonprofit charity organizations.