IN BALLSTON, CARPENTER'S ACRES SEWER PROJECT ON HOLD

BALLSTON - In a standing-room-only meeting, the Town Board remained undecided Tuesday night on the $3.9 million proposed sewer district...

REPORT: PEDESTRIAN KILLED IN LATHAM CRASH

COLONIE - A serious crash at 7 p.m. Tuesday claimed a life of a pedestrian, according to Spectrum News. Spectrum News reported that...

 
 
 

UALBANY STUMBLES AFTER FAST START IN 71-63 LOSS AT YALE

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The University at Albany couldn't follow up on a fast start Tuesday night and lost a nonconference game to Yale...

WRITERS INSTITUTE SECURES ENDOWMENTS

ALBANY - The future of the New York State Writers Institute is assured, thanks to two gifts from University at Albany alum. Gregory...

 
 
 

FEDS: TROY SCHOOL BUS DRIVER SOUGHT SEX WITH COP HE THOUGHT WAS BOY

ALBANY - A 52-year-old school bus driver appeared in court Tuesday after allegedly attempting to entice and coerce, whom he believed...

AVERILL PARK WOMAN ACCUSED OF DWI, RESISTING ARREST

 
 
 

BODY FOUND IN SCHENECTADY BAR WAS LOCAL THEATER DIRECTOR

Schenectady The man found dead in a city bar Sunday morning has been identified by police as Thomas Dalton Bambury.

KALOYEROS SENTENCED TO OVER 3 YEARS IN SUNY POLY SCANDAL

NEW YORK - A judge sentenced SUNY Polytechnic Institute founder Alain Kaloyeros on Tuesday to 3 ½ years in federal prison for bid-rigging. Judge...

 
 
 

MEMBERS OF CONGRESS INTRODUCE LIMO REGULATION LEGISLATION AFTER SCHOHARIE CRASH

Upstate New York U.S. Representatives introduced legislation Monday to close a loophole in law that allows stretched limousines to...

SENATE COMMITTEE CHAIR ASSIGNMENTS REACT-O-MAT™

The incoming committee chairs in the state Senate for the new legislative session have been announced. On Tuesday morning, the Senate...

 
 
 

SUBWAY FRANCHISEE SETTLES 2015 SEXUAL HARASSMENT LAWSUIT IN ROTTERDAM

A local Subway franchisee has settled a 2015 sexual harassment lawsuit for $80,000 after a former Subway general manager allegedly...

OPWDD HEAD DEPARTING CUOMO ADMINISTRATION

ALBANY - The head of the state's Office for People with Developmental Disabilities is leaving to run a health care organization the...

 
 
 

DA: COHOES KILLING JUSTIFIED

COHOES - A man who shot and killed an intruder who planned to rob his home - firing the shot near a sleeping baby - pleaded guilty...

GRONDAHL: NEW BOOK DETAILS HISTORY OF ALBANY'S 785 STREET NAMES

Albany When I wrote about Erik Schlimmer in the summer of 2015, I interviewed him for more than an hour and privately thought he had...

 
 
 

CHURCHILL: TAKING MEASURE OF REGION'S PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES

Albany Presidential prognostication is a bad media habit, especially when done without attention to, you know, actual issues. But bad...

LIMO LAWSUIT: STATE FAILED TO FIX DEADLY INTERSECTION

Family of Amanda Rivenburg has filed a notice of claim with the state Court of Claims alleging the state is responsible for the Oct....

 
 
 

SENATE DEMOCRATS UNVEIL COMMITTEE CHAIRS

The incoming committee chairs in the state Senate for the new legislative session have been announced. On Tuesday morning, the Senate...

CHARTER SAYS VOTE TO KICK IT OUT OF NY WAS 'UNCONSTITUTIONAL'

ALBANY - In its harshest language yet, Charter Communications says the Public Service Commission's July 27 vote that forced it to come...

 
 
 

COLD, DRY WEATHER THROUGH WORK WEEK FOR ALBANY AREA

ALBANY - Another cool and dry day is ahead in the Capital Region. Forecasters say the mercury should rise above the freezing mark during...

SCHENECTADY CITY ATTORNEY SAYS WORKPLACE BULLYING CHARGES ARE PROPERLY ADDRESSED

SCHENECTADY - The city is properly addressing workplace bullying and harassment issues under the city's workplace violence policy,...

 
 
 



Michael Flynn Asks For No Prison Time, Cites Help He Gave Special Counsel

Michael Flynn Asks For No Prison Time, Cites Help He Gave Special Counsel

Defense lawyers told the judge their client gave investigators extensive help and gave the country exemplary military service. Read more ...

Official: Gunman killed 3, several wounded after shooting at Christmas...

Official: Gunman killed 3, several wounded after shooting at Christmas market in France

France is raising its terror alert level. Read more ...

NASA to NBA star Stephen Curry: Yes, we went to the moon - and can prove it

NASA to NBA star Stephen Curry: Yes, we went to the moon - and can prove it

NASA has offers to give NBA star Stephen Curry a tour of a lunar lab after he said he doubts humans landed on the moon. Read more ...

Lucky break: Man uses cast on his arm to save neighbor from fire

Lucky break: Man uses cast on his arm to save neighbor from fire

Amazing! This man's cast was just what he needed to help his neighbor from a house fire. Read more ...

2 dead, several wounded in shooting at Christmas market in France

2 dead, several wounded in shooting at Christmas market in France

The French Interior Ministry called on the public to remain indoors. Read more ...

Delta has banned all emotional support animals on long flights

Delta has banned all emotional support animals on long flights

Delta Air Lines announced on Monday that certain emotional support and service animals have been banned from flying on board its airline. Emotional support animal s have been... Read more ...

Mysterious texts sent from missing mom's phone 3 days after she disappeared

Mysterious texts sent from missing mom's phone 3 days after she disappeared

A text message from Kelsey Berreth's phone was sent to her fiancé and employer three days after she was last seen. A week after that, she was reported missing. Read more ...

Oakland sues Raiders, NFL in federal court for ‘illegal move to Las Vegas'

Oakland sues Raiders, NFL in federal court for ‘illegal move to Las Vegas'

The city of Oakland filed a lawsuit in federal court Tuesday challenging the relocation of the Raiders to Las Vegas. Read more ...

Orioles tab Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde as new manager: Reports

Orioles tab Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde as new manager: Reports

The Baltimore Orioles, coming off an MLB-worst 115 losses in 2018, are turning to Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde to succeed Buck Showalter as manager, according to reports. The... Read more ...

Trump says he's happy to perform a Huawei intervention if it's good for...

Trump says he's happy to perform a Huawei intervention if it's good for trade, security, according to report

President Donald Trump would intercede in the case of executive Sabrina Meng Wanzhou, if such an extraordinary step could secure a favorable trade deal with China, Reuters... Read more ...