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Westchester hospital executives alarmed by possible Obamacare repeal without replacement

The Affordable Care Act may not be perfect, but health care providers are increasingly worried over the effects its repeal could have, especially if the 2010 law is not immediately replaced.

Cuomo requires NY insurers to cover contraception, with or without Obamacare

New York will strengthen regulations that require commercial insurers to cover access to contraception and medically necessary abortions, even if Obamacare were to be...

Federal court in Texas blocks Obama-led plan to extend overtime

A federal overtime regulation that would have made an estimated 4 million more American workers eligible for overtime pay was blocked in federal court Nov. 22,...

Gigabit project adds former Obama adviser

A public-private partnership between the Westchester County Association and the county's four largest cities to bring ultra high speed internet to to the county will be...

Minimum wage deal reached

State lawmakers and Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo have reached a tentative agreement that will incrementally increase the minimum wage in New York to $9 an hour by 2016.

NY businesses call for minimum wage increase

Nearly 400 businesses in New York, including Irvington-based Eileen Fisher Inc., support increasing the state minimum wage to $9 an hour.

House passes Sandy aid bill

The U.S. House of Representatives approved $50.7 billion in aid to the victims of Hurricane Sandy.

New York health exchange approved

New York’s state-run health exchange was approved by the federal government Tuesday, becoming one of the first states to earn approval.

Community Capital offers low interest loans post-Sandy

In the wake of the damage left by Hurricane Sandy, small business needs all the help it can get.