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NY to ignore new CDC guidance that Cuomo blasts as indefensible

With 5.8 million Americans having been infected with Covid-19 and more than 179,000 deaths in the U.S. from the virus, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo...

Vote-by-mail with absentee ballots to be allowed for NY primary in...

New York state voters will have an expanded option to use an absentee ballot to vote in the June 23 primary instead of having...

COVID-19 LATEST: NY, NJ, CT to form testing coalition; 428 dead...

Fast Facts: The governor said he was cautiously optimistic that “we are slowing the infection rate” The governor asked rhetorically, “Who should have warned...

COVID-19 UPDATE: NY develops test that might expedite return to ‘normal’

Fast Facts: The governor reaffirmed today that social distancing is working, “we just have to stay with it” The governor said the state needs...

LATEST ON COVID-19: Cuomo says apex plateau may have started; 4,159...

Fast Facts: The governor said it was his personal opinion that rapid testing is key to restoring normalcy The federal government is deploying about...

New York targets retailers selling e-cigarettes to minors

The state police and the Health Department will join forces to conduct undercover investigations under The Adolescent Tobacco Use Prevention Act.

New York state seeking $2B from opioid industry

The Department of Financial Services wants the money to make its way into the pockets of businesses and individuals, perhaps in the form of health insurance premium discounts.

Study to recommend New York legalize recreational marijuana

"We looked at the pros, we looked at the cons, and when we were done, we realized that the pros outweighed the cons,” New York State Health Commissioner Howard Zucker told reporters Monday.