NEW IBM CENTER AT SUNY POLY EXPECTED TO CREATE 316 JOBS IN ALBANY

ALBANY - The $300 million artificial intelligence center that New York state is establishing at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Albany...

DEEP FREEZE GREETS ALBANY AREA ON TUESDAY

The day is off to a frigid start in the Capital Region. At 6:30 a.m., it was 6 degrees in Albany and those the temperature is expected...

 
 
 

A.M. ROUNDUP: NEW YORK AMONG 16 STATES SUING OVER TRUMP'S NATIONAL EMERGENCY

Good morning. Spring is coming early this week, so you can put that shovel away. Here's your roundup! Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he wanted...

EL CHARRO GUILDERLAND LOCATION IS OPEN

Feb. 19 update: The new location opened at the beginning of this month. Video here. It is open for lunch and dinner daily. Call 518-313-7505....

 
 
 

FORT DRUM LIKELY TO BE SPARED IF TRUMP RAIDS MILITARY FUNDS FOR WALL

WASHINGTON - The White House announcement last week that it would seek to divert $3.6 billion in military construction money for U.S.-Mexico...

ACTIVISTS RALLY AGAINST TRUMP'S BORDER WALL EMERGENCY

DELMAR - "Trump is the real emergency" is the message three dozen protesters chanted in a President's Day protest against Donald Trump's...

 
 
 

NEW SUBSCRIPTION RENEWAL PUZZLES SOME PROCTORS CUSTOMERS

SCHENECTADY - A new practice by Proctors that automatically renews season subscriptions for existing customers - before they know what...

VOORHEESVILLE UNITES TO RAISE FUNDS FOR BROTHERS WHO LOST MOTHER

VOORHEESVILLE - Paige Parker spent her entire career helping others. She counseled juvenile delinquents, aided those struggling with...

 
 
 

AMAZON FACES RENEWED FIGHT FROM NEIGHBORS IN SCHODACK AFTER QUEENS DEBACLE

SCHODACK - Amazon is showing no sign of abandoning plans to build a $100 million fulfillment center in the town of Schodack after the...

PILOT BOOSTS HOSPITAL FORENSICS FOR UPSTATE N.Y. SEX ASSAULT VICTIMS

In rural communities nationwide, sexual assault victims seeking care and forensic examination from their local emergency department...

 
 
 

CITY SQUIRE IN SCHENECTADY NOW MANAGED BY MOHAWK TAPROOM OWNERS

Times Union file photo. City Squire Ale House Kitchen & Bar, which opened 11 months ago on the site of the razed original City Sqiare,...

MOHAWK TAPROOM OWNERS MANAGING CITY SQUIRE IN SCHENECTADY

From Steve Barnes' Table Hopping blog: City Squire Ale House Kitchen & Bar, which opened 11 months ago on the site of the razed original...

 
 
 

PUBLIC, RESTAURANT SESSIONS WITH CHAMPION OYSTER SHUCKER AT FIN ON THURSDAY

Fin - Your Fishmonger in Guilderland will host champion oyster shucker Patrick McMurray, who holds the world record for shucking 39...

BERBEN & WOLFF'S OPENING TROY LOCATION

The future home of the next Berben & Wolff's, in downtown Troy. Berben & Wolff's, which has run a vegan deli on Lark Street in Albany...

 
 
 

DIAMOND CLUB TAKING OVER FOOD, BEVERAGE AT CLIFTON PARK HOTEL

CLIFTON PARK - Starting March 1, The Diamond Club at Clifton Park Center will take over food and beverage operations at the Hilton...

FIREFIGHTER REGAINS CONSCIOUSNESS AFTER NEAR DEATH FROM SEPTIC INFECTION

ALBANY - The Albany International Airport firefighter who nearly died from an out-of-control septic infection, regained consciousness...

 
 
 

PICKETT'S 46 POINTS GETS ANOTHER MAAC ROOKIE OF WEEK HONOR

Pickett passed former Saints star Kenny Hasbrouck, who received the honor eight times during the 2005-06 season. With two weeks left...

JURY FINDS MAN GUILTY IN 2017 CATSKILL SLAYING

A man charged with killing a romantic rival told a Greene County jury he accidentally shot the man twice before embalming the body...

 
 
 

LULKA BECOMES THIRD UALBANY PLAYER TO EARN AMERICA EAST HONOR

University of Massachusetts guard Josh Gantz (12) defends against University at Albany forward Adam Lulka (14) during the first half...

PROGRAMMING ANNOUNCED FOR FESTIVAL OF CONTEMPORARY MUSIC

A new work from 15-year-old composer and percussionist Jacob Fanto will premiere at the University at Albany's 27 th annual Festival...

 
 
 



Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has announced a second run for president. Read more ...

'Really awesome': Officer leaves pregnant waitress big tip on $9 bill

'Really awesome': Officer leaves pregnant waitress big tip on $9 bill

Included with the tip was a message: “Enjoy your first, you will never forget it.” Read more ...

Maryland joins lawsuit challenging president's national emergency declaration

Maryland joins lawsuit challenging president's national emergency declaration

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh joined 15 other states in filing a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency. Read more ...

16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration

A coalition led by California has sued the Trump administration over its plan to divert billions of dollars to border wall construction. Read more ...

Tractor-trailer carrying chickens teeters at edge of bridge after deadly crash

Tractor-trailer carrying chickens teeters at edge of bridge after deadly crash

Officials in South Carolina said some of the chickens fell into the lake below and most will not make it to the processing plant where they were supposed to go. Read more ...

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Investigators looking into the alleged hate crime against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett are examining a threatening letter sent last month. A source told CBS Chicago, "when... Read more ...

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

Payless has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in 2 years and is...

Payless has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in 2 years and is closing all of its more than 2,000 stores

Payless has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is closing all of its more than 2,000 stores. This is the second time the company has filed for bankruptcy in two... Read more ...

After posting photo seeming to threaten judge, Roger Stone deletes it, says...

After posting photo seeming to threaten judge, Roger Stone deletes it, says he meant no harm

Days after a federal judge imposed a limited gag order on him, Trump confidant Roger Stone posted a photograph of that judge to his Instagram page and included her name, a... Read more ...