The health insurer Cigna has agreed to end a policy that required physicians to fill out extra paperwork before they could give patients a drug used to treat opioid addiction.
Sen. Charles Schumer is seeking a $33 million grant to implement a high-tech train safety system along part of upstate New York's main passenger line.
Campers flocked to New York State Parks in record numbers for the fifth year in a row this year. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that campsites, cabins and cottages at state parks were occupied for more than 633,000 nights through Columbus Day, setting a new record.
New York state has a $55 million plan to increase tourism. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday that the money will pay for advertisements and campaigns to promote state attractions, as well as upgrades to state welcome centers and efforts to highlight locally made food and beverages.