FIGHTING BLIGHT IN SCHENECTADY GOES HIGH TECH

SCHENECTADY - Leola Sykes is skeptical but plans to take a wait-and-see attitude about the city's plans to expand its use of solar...

INNOCENCE PROJECT JOINS FIGHT FOR PROSECUTORIAL CONDUCT BOARD

ALBANY - The Innocence Project has joined ranks with state lawmakers to fight a court challenge by New York's district attorneys who...

 
 
 

TWO VIE FOR SARATOGA SPRINGS' PUBLIC SAFETY COMMISSIONER

SARATOGA SPRINGS - In the race for the city's Commissioner of Public Safety, one thing is assured: the winner will make history. For...

CHURCHILL: ELIZABETH VALERIO'S TRAGIC BUT BEAUTIFUL LIFE

NISKAYUNA - On the little girl's fifth birthday, her mother was murdered by a handyman. The killer in the 1979 crime in Queens was...

 
 
 

LAWSUIT: ALBANY MED'S FILIPINO NURSING PROGRAM VIOLATES HUMAN TRAFFICKING LAW

The New York State Nurses Association intends to file a lawsuit Tuesday in federal court that alleges Albany Medical Center has effectively...

ACTIVISTS URGE CUOMO TO SIGN PESTICIDE BAN IN NEW YORK

With California this month agreeing to ban its sale, environmentalists in New York are renewing their call for Gov. Andrew Cuomo to...

 
 
 

TROY STUDY TO FOCUS ON HOOSICK STREET NEIGHBORHOODS

TROY - Residents in Hillside North and South neighborhoods will be the top priority in a new study, not the 42,000 vehicles per day...

COMMISSION CONSIDERS LOWERING NEW YORK'S POLITICAL CONTRIBUTION LIMITS

ALBANY - New York's political contribution limits - some of the most lax in the country - could become more restrictive in the near...

 
 
 

MEDICAL ERROR LED TO ALBANY COUNTY JAIL DEATH, LAWSUIT SAYS

A Cohoes woman who was found dead in an Albany County jail cell last summer died after a transcription error caused jail medical staff...

UNIONS HOLDING RALLY AT AMAZON SITE IN SCHODACK

SCHODACK - Local labor unions have organized a rally on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to noon to protest the use of non-union contractors at...

 
 
 

LAWYER SAYS LAWSUIT IN SPA CITY DEATH COULD BE RESOLVED EARLY NEXT YEAR

BALLSTON SPA - The civil suit involving Saratoga Springs police and Darryl Mount Jr. who died after suffering injuries sustained during...

RESTAURANTS: SUBMIT THANKSGIVING LISTINGS NOW

In the Food section of Thursday, Nov. 14, we will be publishing a list of places to dine out on Thanksgiving Day and restaurants offering...

 
 
 

NEW MENU LAUNCHING AT PARK 26

From the seven-course menu at Park 26 in Glens Falls: beef ribeye, sweet-potato purée, romaine-lettuce emulsion, roasted baby carrots....

PUBLIC BROADCASTING VET RAY SUAREZ TO HOST WMHT'S 'NEW YORK NOW'

ALBANY - Journalist Ray Suarez, a 14-year veteran of the "PBS NewsHour," will serve as the interim host of WMHT's statewide political...

 
 
 

CUOMO APPROVES ONLINE COURSES FOR DRIVER'S LICENSE APPLICANTS

ALBANY - Driver's license applicants in New York will soon have the option of taking a required five-hour training and instruction...

GUILDERLAND ORCHARD TAVERN OPENING FRIDAY

The second location of Albany's 116-year-old Orchard Tavern will open Friday , according to an announcement on the business' Facebook...

 
 
 

GUILDERLAND ORCHARD TAVERN OPENING FRIDAY

The second location of Albany's 116-year-old Orchard Tavern will open Friday , according to an announcement on the business' Facebook...

SCHENECTADY BIKE SHOP CLOSING, REPORT SAYS

SCHENECTADY - Plaine and Sons, the venerable bicycle shop on State Street, is closing, the Daily Gazette reported . A "retirement sale"...

 
 
 

FOURTH LAWSUIT ALLEGES SEXUAL ABUSE BY FORMER BISHOP

ALBANY - A lawsuit filed in state Supreme Court in Albany on Friday is the fourth civil action to accuse former Albany Bishop Howard...

STATE REVISITING HOW SCHOOLS ARE FUNDED

ALBANY - Educators, administrators, and policy-makers agree: New York's schools funding formula needs an update. Known as "foundation...

 
 
 



Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

The debate marks the first time the Democratic candidates will meet since the House moved forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. “The United... Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

Fake video of President Trump shooting critics, media shown at meeting of...

Fake video of President Trump shooting critics, media shown at meeting of Trump supporters

The "unauthorized video" was shown last week "in a side room" at an American Priority conference at Trump's Doral Miami resort, the event's organizer, Alex Phillips, said. Read more ...

Texas cop resigns & may face charges after shooting and killing a woman...

Texas cop resigns & may face charges after shooting and killing a woman playing video games with child in her own home

A Texas police officer who shot and killed a black woman through a window of her own home while she was playing video games with her nephew has resigned and may face criminal... Read more ...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in wheelchair

A Texas mom who needlessly put her healthy son through hundreds of doctors' visits - including 13 major surgeries that left him wheelchair-bound and with a feeding tube - has... Read more ...

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

The Rhode Island statue, which had a sign placed next to it, was spattered with red paint. Read more ...

Former police officer who fatally shot woman in her own home was booked for...

Former police officer who fatally shot woman in her own home was booked for murder

A former Texas police officer who shot and killed a woman in her own home over the weekend was booked at the Tarrant County Jail and charged with murder on Monday evening local... Read more ...

Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak has field day, nets four vs. Anaheim

Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak has field day, nets four vs. Anaheim

Pastrnak tied the Bruins' single-game goal record, scoring all four in their win against the Anaheim Ducks on Monday. Read more ...

Blaney beats Newman in photo finish at Talladega

Blaney beats Newman in photo finish at Talladega

Blaney's first win of the season advanced him to the round of eight Read more ...