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Cuomo signs bill making it illegal to threaten employees over immigration...

Every year, 6.5 million undocumented workers are cheated with respect to wages they have earned and 85 percent of immigrant workers do not receive all the overtime pay to which they’re entitled.

CT and NY AGs announce settlement figures from Equifax data breach

The data breach occurred on Sept. 7, 2017, and impacted more than 147 million consumers, or 56 percent of American adults.

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.

Mount Vernon mayor pleads guilty to taking campaign funds; will resign...

Mayor Richard Thomas pleaded guilty to third-degree attempted grand larceny and second-degree offering a false instrument for filing. Both are misdemeanors.

NY and CT attorneys general seek to block T-Mobile and Sprint...

The attorneys genera insist that a merger would result in increased prices on cellphone services while diminishing the competition in that sector.

Conn., Illinois attorneys general probe data breach at Westchester-based AMCA

The attorneys general of four other states, including New York, are pursuing their own probes.

AG Letitia James blasts federal plan to kill overtime for 600,000...

James told the Business Journal that more than 600,000 workers in New York state would lose overtime protection under the administration’s plan.

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.

NY and CT in coalition suing HHS over religious beliefs exemption...

"Once again, the Trump administration is putting politics over the health and safety of Americans," said New York Attorney General Letitia James.

CT AG Tong leads 44-state coalition in lawsuit against generic drug...

The lawsuit, which New York State is also part of, charges price-fixing and market-rigging for the sale of more than 100 generic drugs.

CT and NY AGs back federal bill to open banking to...

Without access to banks, marijuana-related businesses rely on cash transactions.

Hartsdale pet store consents to fine over misleading advertising

According to the settlement with New York Attorney General Letitia James, many of the animals were sick and had been bred in puppy mills and large-scale kitten kennels.

NY and CT AGs seek expanded FDA action on e-cigarettes

The attorneys general are part of a seven-state coalition urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to expand it scheduled enforcement actions against the sale of e-cigarettes.

Dutchess County man charged with illegally selling endangered sharks kept...

The rare sandbar sharks were rescued and moved to the New York Aquarium in Coney Island.

State AG tries again to collect on DeSilva fuel oil schemes

The state accuses the father-son team of embezzlement, larceny and fraud, and argues that bankruptcy court should not discharge their debts.