New York Society & Culture
New York Society and Culture Directory. New York Clubs, Disability Resources, Gay, Lesbian,
and Bisexual, NY History, Museums in NY, Organizations, Politics & Religion, Women & Youth
resources and websites. New York information, news web sites, resources cotaining photos, maps, events.
Links to the governmental and business services, Christianity, Hindu, Islamic & Judaism religion resources,
UpState New York
Grassroots site collects upstate education, government, and community links, plus testimonials about the wonders of upstate life.
Central New York Area Labor Federation, AFL-CIO
Lists contact information about local unions, upcoming events, the Executive Board, and labor and union issues. Covers Broome, Cayuga, Cortland, Delaware, Madison, Onondaga, Oswego, Otsego, Tioga and Tompkins Counties.
The New York Quarter
Coin from the US Mint features images of the Statue of Liberty and the state outline.
New York for Obama
Barack Obama's official presidential campaign website for New York. Includes local blogs with video, events and groups.
Malaysia searching Andaman Sea for missing plane
Japan lab weighing retraction of stem cell paper
The international search for a missing Malaysian airliner has been expanded into the Andaman Sea, hundreds of kilometres (miles) to the northwest of the original search radius, an official said Wednesday. Flight MH370 went missing early Saturday with 239 people on board en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, sparking a massive search across Southeast Asia. Malaysian civil aviation chief Azharuddin Abdul Rahman said ships and planes were now also searching in the southern part of the Andaman Sea. "Yes, above Sumatra is the Andaman Sea," he told AFP, when asked to confirm whether assets were being deployed in the Andaman Sea.
TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese government-funded laboratory said Tuesday it is considering retracting a research paper describing a simple way of turning ordinary cells from mice into stem cells.
APNewsBreak: Defense contractor to plead guilty
HONOLULU (AP) — A civilian defense contractor accused of giving military secrets to a Chinese girlfriend half his age will be entering a guilty plea.