Former State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son Adam were found guilty of eight charges of bribery, extortion, and conspiracy.
Details in the press about the prison break have grown increasingly lurid, with tales of large penises, sex on railroad tracks, and a bizarre spousal murder plot.
On Thursday, Sheldon Silver, who has been state assembly speaker for two decades, turned himself in to the FBI.
New Yorkers will begin 2015 with their governor under a cloud of investigation, the most powerful member of the state legislature being probed for his extra cash, and a congressman resigning for tax evasion.
Because it's a sham orchestrated by corrupt politicians.
It's not very often that you get to vote for the smartest person in the room, but Tim Wu is making it easy on New Yorkers.
New Yorkers fashion themselves as the most socially tolerant, forward-thinking people on Earth, but when it comes to marijuana laws, the Empire State is still running decades behind schedule.