A DIFFERENT KIND OF SUMMER SET FOR SARATOGA

After 38 years, the streak is going to end. For the first time since 1981, Jack Knowlton won't be attending opening day at Saratoga...

NAACP CHAPTER WEIGHS IN ON SCHENECTADY OFFICER WHO KNELT ON MAN'S NECK OR HEAD

SCHENECTADY - The Schenectady chapter of the NAACP gathered Saturday afternoon to discuss policing and how to move forward after a...

 
 
 

ALBANY JOB FAIR AIMS TO RESTORE COMMUNITY TIES AND OPEN BRIGHTER FUTURES

ALBANY - Promoting job opportunities and just having the chance to chat came together Saturday for the city's Black community at a...

NXIVM MEMBERS DANCING FOR RANIERE OUTSIDE FEDERAL PRISON

NEW YORK - Outside Brooklyn's Metropolitan Detention Center, a group of people dance every night to support federal inmates, including...

 
 
 

11 PEOPLE ESCAPE FIRE IN JOHNSTOWN HOME

JOHNSTOWN - A fire broke out at home on Meadow Street in Johnstown early Saturday morning, impacting 11 residents.

POLICE: ANOTHER WOUNDED IN ALBANY GUN VIOLENCE SATURDAY AFTERNOON

ALBANY - City police are on the scene of another shooting that occurred around 12:40 p.m. Saturday on Second Street between Judson...

 
 
 

SOUL FIRE FARM, FARMING FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE, PLANS TO EXPAND

Soul Fire Farm, the Rensselaer County community farm focused on education, social justice and ending racism in the food system, said...

AFTER A THREE-MONTH EXTENSION, THE TAX DEADLINE IS WEDNESDAY

CLIFTON PARK - Michelle Bauer recalls how the volunteer tax preparers at Captain Community Human Services were trying to cope with...

 
 
 

COLONIE CENTER SHOPPING MALL OPENS TO PUBLIC SATURDAY

COLONIE - Colonie Center will open its doors to shoppers at 11 a.m. Saturday. It joins other area indoor shopping malls, such as Crossgates...

UNION COLLEGE'S CHIEF DIVERSITY OFFICER DEPARTS

SCHENECTADY - Union College's chief diversity officer is leaving the college for another opportunity at a time when a heated conversation...

 
 
 

ALBANY POLICE INVESTIGATE OVERNIGHT SHOOTING THAT LEFT MAN SERIOUSLY INJURED

ALBANY - The recent gun violence in Albany continued overnight, leaving one man hospitalized with serious injuries, according to Albany...

JASON GOUGH'S FORECAST: HUMID AND MUGGY DAY; SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT

What was Tropical Storm Fay is no more, but we're not done with rain for the day. Humidity will be thick through this afternoon and...

 
 
 

VICTORY CHURCH GIVES ANTI-VIOLENCE BASKETBALLS ADORNED WITH SUPERSTAR WISDOM TO ALBANY COURTS

Victory Church's congregations in Colonie and Albany have two new summer projects. It donated $10,000 to the Rensselaer County Boys...

COUNTY TO PAY FOR UPGRADES TO NISKAYUNA PARKS

Several town parks are slated for improvements thanks to grant money from Schenectady County aimed at supporting parks, recreational...

 
 
 

KAYAKER IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY LAKE PRONOUNCED DEAD

A call Friday morning around 8:30 a.m. for an unoccupied kayak ended with rescue crews pulling the body of a man from a lake near the...

MAYOR DIRECTS POLICE BRASS TO WEIGH DISCIPLINE AGAINST OFFICER

SCHENECTADY - Saying he has concerns with the "thoroughness of the preliminary investigation" before a city man was arrested, Mayor...

 
 
 

DON CAREY TRANSFERRING FROM SIENA BASKETBALL

Carey is graduating early with courses this summer, head coach Carmen Maciariello said. He'll be a graduate transfer with two years...

CAPITAL REGION GIVES: ALBANY'S RISSE ADJUSTS PROGRAMMING AMID PANDEMIC

In lieu of in-person classes RISSE will offer two weeks of virtual programming. Art, cooking and exercise classes will all be hosted...

 
 
 

SARATOGA SPRINGS OFFICIAL: DEPUTY MAYOR UPLOADED NONPROFIT'S DOCUMENTS TO CITY WEBSITE

SARATOGA SPRINGS - The city's deputy mayor is responsible for uploading private exit interview documents from the Shelters of Saratoga...

CAPITAL BANK REOPENS TWO MORE LOBBIES

Capital Bank said Friday that it will reopen the office lobbies of two additional branches, at 65 Wolf Road in Colonie and 3057 Route...

 
 
 



Trump just wore a mask in public for the first time since the coronavirus...

Trump just wore a mask in public for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began

President Donald Trump wore a mask in public for the first time on Saturday during a trip to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. He has been reluctant to wear a... Read more ...

LeBron won't wear social justice message on Lakers jersey

LeBron won't wear social justice message on Lakers jersey

“I commend anyone that decides to put something on the back of their jersey," LeBron James said. "It's just something that didn't seriously resonate with my mission, with my goal." Read more ...

'Boring as sh*t': Usman and Masvidal's old welterweight rivals SLAM UFC 251...

'Boring as sh*t': Usman and Masvidal's old welterweight rivals SLAM UFC 251 title fight

Outspoken fighters Ben Askren and Colby Covington didn't pull their punches in their assessment of the Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal title fight at UFC 251 as the pair... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Kamaru Usman's 'boring as ' title defense over Jorge...

Twitter reacts to Kamaru Usman's 'boring as ' title defense over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251

Kamaru Usman 's second successful title defense was a big one as he beat his nemesis Jorge Masvidal on Saturday in the UFC 251 headliner. Usman kept his perfect undefeated... Read more ...

Somebody paid a record $114,000 for a rare Super Mario Bros. video game

Somebody paid a record $114,000 for a rare Super Mario Bros. video game

An anonymous buyer bid a record $114,000 for a rare, unopened copy of the classic video game Super Mario Bros. Read more ...

Supreme Court vacates 4 more sentences after Oklahoma ruling

Supreme Court vacates 4 more sentences after Oklahoma ruling

Justices concluded that Congress had never officially terminated the reservations' autonomy before combining what had been the Indian and Oklahoma territories into the state of... Read more ...

UFC 251: Petr Yan stops Jose Aldo with ground-and-pound barrage, grabs...

UFC 251: Petr Yan stops Jose Aldo with ground-and-pound barrage, grabs bantamweight belt

Yan unleashed a barrage of strikes on the canvas, with Aldo not responding. The referee Read more ...

UFC 251 bonuses: Rose Namajunas-Jessica Andrade war nets 'Fight of the...

UFC 251 bonuses: Rose Namajunas-Jessica Andrade war nets 'Fight of the Night' honors

UFC 251 was an eventful evening, and it ended, per usual, with four fighters taking home bonus money. Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade met up on the evening's main card in a... Read more ...

Police execute search warrant at home of Missouri couple who pointed guns at...

Police execute search warrant at home of Missouri couple who pointed guns at protesters

A search warrant was served Friday evening and the gun Mark McCloskey was holding in the now-viral video was seized. Read more ...

Walt Disney World reopens as coronavirus cases surge in Florida

Walt Disney World reopens as coronavirus cases surge in Florida

“The Most Magical Place on Earth” has reopened after nearly four months. Read more ...