NY court hears case of teen's brain kept for autopsy

New York's highest court was urged Monday to require medical examiners to inform families when they return autopsied bodies without certain organs. Read more

Macy's to pay $650,000 in shopper-profiling probe

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The retailer Macy's has agreed to pay $650,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship store in Manhattan's... Read more

PriceWaterhouseCoopers to pay $25M in bank case

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — PriceWaterhouseCoopers will pay $25 million and face a two-year suspension from consulting for new bank clients under an... Read more

Soldiers get $92M in debt relief under settlement

ALBANY, N.Y. — Thirteen states have settled an investigation into improper lending with a court agreement that is expected to provide $92 million... Read more

AP sources: Super Bowl sex, drug arrests in NYC

ALBANY, N.Y. — Officials say 18 people are being rounded up in New York City on allegations they sold "party packs" of cocaine and sex to high-end clients and texted clients to advertise ahead of this week's Super Bowl festivities. Read more

NY court to decide if lap dance is tax-exempt art

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York's highest court will consider legal arguments by a strip club on whether nude dancing is an art and deserves a state tax exemption as such.

Bank settles Iran money probe in NY for $340M

ALBANY, N.Y. — The state's financial regulator said Tuesday his agency has reached a $340 million settlement with Standard Chartered Bank to resolve an investigation into whether the British bank schemed with the Iranian government to launder $250 billion from 2001 to 2007. Read more

Corrections officials consider other options for older inmates

DANNEMORA, N.Y. - Yohannes Johnson is serving 75 years to life in a remote upstate New York prison, behind 30-foot concrete walls and locked steel doors, 300 miles and 30 years and 10 months from home in New York City. Read more


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