RANSOMWARE THE NEW ONLINE 'NIGHTMARE' FOR BUSINESS

ALBANY - The ransomware attack that froze Albany accounting firm BST's records is growing increasingly common as hackers look for new...

VICTIM IDENTIFIED IN CHARLTON SPILL

CHARLTON - Saratoga County Sheriff's Office has identified the man who was found dead on Monday at his home on Crooked Street. Paul...

 
 
 

SCHENECTADY ATTORNEY FACES DISCIPLINE AGAIN

ALBANY - Longtime Schenectady attorney Glen Brownell will remain suspended indefinitely in the wake of new allegations of professional...

UALBANY LACROSSE COACH GRATEFUL BROTHER CAN WALK AGAIN

Ryan Maloney is able to walk after a Fourth of July weekend accident in New Jersey that temporarily that left him without movement...

 
 
 

NORLITE PLANT IN COHOES BURNED PFOA FOR DEFENSE DEPARTMENT

Cohoes Environmental groups are crying foul over the burning of the highly toxic chemicals compounds known as PFOA and PFOS at the...

PROTESTERS GREET ICE LEADER BEFORE GREEN LIGHT TALK IN TROY

TROY - Protesters lined up outside the Rensselaer County jail Thursday to rail against the appearance of Matthew T. Albence ,the acting...

 
 
 

WANTED: TROOPERS HUNT SUSPECTS WANTED FOR DRUNKEN DRIVING, DRUG POSSESSION

State Police say they are searching for suspects wanted for drunken driving, sexual misconduct and other offenses. Daniel T. Chambers,...

JASON GOUGH'S FORECAST: IT'S COLD NOW BUT A GLORIOUS WEEKEND AWAITS

It's a cold start to our Thursday morning, with some spots much colder than others. The Adirondack Mountains s are in the single digits...

 
 
 

A.M. ROUNDUP: ICE DIRECTOR ALBENCE VISITS NY, CUOMO DEFENDS DMV LAW AT ISSUE

Ding, ding, ding. The Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury fight might be this weekend, but some low blows were thrown during the presidential...

TIMES UNION BEST OF 2020 VOTING TO START MONDAY

After nearly 160,000 nominations in 100 categories, we're gearing up for the voting portion of our Best Of poll. Voting for the Times...

 
 
 

REPORT ON SCHENECTADY WEDGEWAY BUILDING FLAGS PROBLEMS WITH FIRE ESCAPE, MARQUEE

SCHENECTADY - The findings of an engineer who last month inspected the facade and fire escape of the landmark Wedgeway building for...

CAMPUS WATCH: ALLISON STEFANELLI SWEEPS AMERICA EAST TITLES

Allison Stefanelli wrapped up her standout career with the New Hampshire women's swim team by being selected as Outstanding Diver of...

 
 
 

TROY PLANS TO RAZE 8 DERELICT BUILDINGS

TROY - The Hells Anges will benefit from the city's removal of urban eyesores as bidding has opened to knockdown the derelict building...

NORTHWAY DRIVERS SHOULD WATCH FOR LANE CLOSURES EARLY A.M. THURSDAY

Parts of the southbound Northway in Albany County will be closed early Thursday to patch potholes, the New York State Department of...

 
 
 

INTERSTATE 787'S IMPACT TOPIC OF MARCH 11 ALBANY ROUNDTABLE

ALBANY - The impact of Interstate 787 and access to the Albany waterfront will be the focus of 3tarchitects' Scott Townsend during...

DINAPOLI PRAISES NY ON OVERSIGHT OF 'DO-NOT-CALL' LAW ENFORCEMENT

Albany New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's office has released a new audit that found that the New York Department of State...

 
 
 

ALBANY COMMON COUNCIL MAY ADD STRICTER RULES FOR BLOOD PLASMA CENTERS

ALBANY - The Common Council is expected to consider a change to its zoning code on Thursday that would place limits on where blood...

UALBANY TRIES TO FOLLOW FORM THIS WEEK IN THE AMERICA EAST

Albany Among the contenders in the America East basketball conference, only the University at Albany seems to have followed form. UAlbany's...

 
 
 

NEW YORK FARM PRODUCTS IN SCHOOLS GETS $1.5 MILLION BOOST

More than 120,000 students across 144 school districts in New York will begin seeing more local farm products in their classrooms and...

CAUSE STILL BEING SOUGHT IN MASSIVE LIVINGSTON BUS COMPANY FIRE

LIVINGSTON -State Police said Wednesday that the cause of a fire that destroyed a bus company's garage last weekend and displaced several...

 
 
 



Roger Stone sentenced to 40 months in federal prison for obstruction, false...

Roger Stone sentenced to 40 months in federal prison for obstruction, false statements, and witness tampering

A federal judge sentenced the longtime former GOP strategist and Trump ally Roger Stone on Thursday to serve 40 months in prison. He was also sentenced to pay a $20,000 fine... Read more ...

KFC releasing its fried chicken and donut sandwich nationwide

KFC releasing its fried chicken and donut sandwich nationwide

Chicken and donut lovers rejoyce! Read more ...

Nearly 6 million kids water bottles recalled again due to a choking hazard

Nearly 6 million kids water bottles recalled again due to a choking hazard

This marks the second time these water bottles were recalled and includes the replacement lids that were provided in the first recall. Read more ...

Morgan Stanley to buy online-brokerage giant E-Trade for $13 billion

Morgan Stanley to buy online-brokerage giant E-Trade for $13 billion

Morgan Stanley agreed on Thursday to acquire the online brokerage E-Trade for $13 billion in an all-stock transaction. The takeover will help Morgan Stanley offer self-service... Read more ...

Video shows inmate falling through ceiling while trying to escape from jail

Video shows inmate falling through ceiling while trying to escape from jail

An Ohio inmate was caught on camera as surveillance video captured a woman's attempt to escape from a jail waiting room. Read more ...

Bath & Body Works is now a standalone company - we visited a store and saw...

Bath & Body Works is now a standalone company - we visited a store and saw why it's been L Brands' secret weapon

Bath & Body Works is now a standalone brand after parent company L Brands announced on Thursday it had sold a majority stake in Victoria's Secret to the private-equity firm... Read more ...

Roger Stone Sentenced To More Than 3 Years Amid Furor Over Trump And DOJ

Roger Stone Sentenced To More Than 3 Years Amid Furor Over Trump And DOJ

President Trump's political adviser was found guilty on all counts by a federal jury last year after he was charged with lying to Congress and obstructing its investigation. Read more ...

Marshall-ECU game date moved, will honor 1970 crash victims

Marshall-ECU game date moved, will honor 1970 crash victims

GREENVILLE, N.C. - Marshall and East Carolina will open the 2020 football season a week earlier than scheduled to accommodate a national television broadcast marking the 50th... Read more ...

Man stabbed in north London mosque - UK police

Man stabbed in north London mosque - UK police

A knifeman that reportedly ran into a north London mosque and stabbed a man in the neck on Thursday has been arrested, the Metropolitan Police have confirmed. According to... Read more ...

Sy Sperling, founder of Hair Club for Men, dead at 78

Sy Sperling, founder of Hair Club for Men, dead at 78

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Hair Club for Men founder Sy Sperling, famous for the TV commercials where he proclaimed “I'm not only the Hair Club president but I'm also a client,”... Read more ...