Fred Dicker reports that Malcolm Smith and David Paterson aren't really getting along.
Smith and his pastor, former representative and Rev. Floyd Flake, differ on same-sex marriage.
Former Senate Majority Leader Joe Bruno knew an indictment was on the horizon when he resigned last summer.
Former State Senator John Marchi, who pushed Staten Island to secede from New York City, has died at age 87.
Divisions among local Republicans may have doomed the congressional bid of Assemblyman Jim Tedisco.
The Times Union's lesson from the race: overhaul election laws.
State agency commissioners aren't wild about doing more with less.
The expanded bottle law is a boon to collectors and a burden on distributors.
Legislators rejected a soda tax, but are considering a ban on trans fats and other anti-junk food measures.
And below, A.C.L.U. President Susan Herman talks about torture: