Outdoor trail advocates take step toward new network
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Advocates for more miles of outdoor trails are heading to New York state's capitol.
The outdoor enthusiasts will promote a plan Monday to build on the Empire State Trail....
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Supporters of a bill to require schools to offer education on sexual abuse awareness are returning to Albany to make another push.
Capitol Watch: Will state budget be late?
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — On-time budgets have long been a priority for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo as a way to demonstrate government effectiveness.
Guilty plea, new charges in New York sex slave case
NEW YORK (AP) — A case featuring sensational claims that followers of a New York self-help organization were forced to become sex slaves took a new turn on Wednesday with one key defendant...
The Latest: Leader of NY group charged with child porn
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the New York sex slave case (all times local):
The leader of an embattled upstate New York self-help organization has been hit with child...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Democrat-controlled New York Legislature passed its spending plans for the next fiscal year on Wednesday, while Gov. Andrew Cuomo doubled down on his vow to refuse to sign...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Hospitals in cities and smaller communities in parts of upstate New York are eligible for a program that expands services for victims of sexual assault.
Hundreds rally at NY Capitol for licenses for immigrants
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Hundreds of people have rallied at the New York state Capitol to encourage lawmakers to approve drivers licenses for immigrants who entered the country illegally.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York chapters of the American Academy of Pediatrics expressed support Tuesday for state legislation that would allow minors to get vaccinated without parental...
Iona tops Monmouth 81-60 for 4th straight MAAC title
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Tim Cluess has set the bar pretty high at Iona. It's what he's used to doing.
Asante Gist had 22 points, Tajuan Agee added 18 and top-seeded Iona defeated Monmouth...
Harlem Globetrotters DJ arrested for sex abuse
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Police have arrested a DJ for the Harlem Globetrotters who they say inappropriately touched a 14-year-old girl.
The Times Union reports Jon Buckner, also known as DJ...
NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — The Investigations and Government Operations Committee of the New York state Senate has launched a review of housing conditions in Albany, Newburgh, Ramapo and Mount...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — There are growing indications that Gov. Andrew Cuomo and fellow Democrats in the Legislature may not be able to reach an agreement on the next New York state budget by an April...
MENANDS, N.Y. (AP) — Members of the New York Army National Guard will pay tribute to New Yorkers who fought in the Union Army's Irish Brigade during the Civil War.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The remains of a New York sailor killed in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 will be brought home for reburial.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Opposition lawmakers urged Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday to reconsider his ban on New York state-funded travel to North Carolina, so a group of state college swimmers and...
Albany faces UMBC in America East quarters
No. 6 seed Albany (12-19, 7-9) vs. No. 3 seed Maryland-Baltimore County (19-12, 11-5)
America East Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, UMBC Event Center, Baltimore; Saturday, 1 p.m....
- Connecticut PostUConn women a No. 2 seed, will face Towson in the first round of NCAA TournamentMarch 18, 2019
- The Washington TimesMaryland women earn No. 3 seed in NCAA TournamentMarch 18, 2019
- Connecticut Postwomen’s basketball Huskies don’t care where they playMarch 16, 2019
- The DayMGM looking to expedite things in Yonkers, N.Y.March 13, 2019
- The SunUML Men, Women Grab Second Place at AE League MeetFebruary 25, 2019
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Bills circulating in New York's Legislature would make it illegal to use the potential for deportation as a threat.
According to the Times Union of Albany, such threats...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Cuomo administration must boost funding for the state public university system so that most individual campuses don't have to divert operational funds to close a gap in...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — There's a new push to repeal a New York state law making it illegal to compensate a woman for carrying a child for another person.
Beloved chef released from immigration custody
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A beloved soup kitchen chef in upstate New York who was detained by immigration officials has been released from a detention center.
Clark scores 14 to lift Albany past Binghamton 73-58
VESTAL, N.Y. (AP) — Ahmad Clark came off the bench to score 14 points to lead Albany to a 73-58 win over Binghamton on Tuesday night.
Devonte Campbell had 14 points for Albany (12-19, 7-9...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Pentagon officials say the remains of an American sailor from upstate New York who was killed in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor have been identified.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Millions more in state funding is needed to provide in-home services such as meal deliveries for the growing number of New Yorkers 65 or older who want to remain in their homes...
NEW YORK (AP) — Baylor, Louisville, Notre Dame and UConn are the No. 1 seeds in the second NCAA Top 16 reveal.
The Lady Bears remained the No. 1 overall team and would be the top seed in the...
Binghamton seeks revenge on Albany
Albany (11-19, 6-9) vs. Binghamton (9-21, 5-10)
Events Center, Vestal, New York; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Binghamton seeks revenge on Albany after dropping the first matchup in...
- Business WireOregon Bancorp Raises Quarterly Dividend by 10%March 15, 2019
- ACCESSWIREGlauconix Biosciences Completes Pilot Study Using Nemus Biosciences' Bioengineered Cannabinoid-Based Compound for Glaucoma TreatmentMarch 14, 2019
- Business WireConsumer Energy Alliance Report: New Yorkers Saved Nearly $30.9 Billion Over Past 10 Years Thanks to Lower-Priced Natural GasMarch 6, 2019
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Starting the year with a multibillion-dollar shortfall will leave New York state with "less and less and less" to spend in the upcoming budget, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday...
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — J.R. Lynch scored seven of his 19 points in overtime and Hartford rallied from a 16-point halftime deficit to beat Albany 82-80 on Saturday.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — In New York government news, the liberal Working Families Party is fighting what it says is an effort by Democrats to weaken third parties in the state.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 38-year-old man has been arrested after police say he shot and wounded his girlfriend and fatally shot her mother in their Albany home.
Siena looks to sweep Niagara
Siena (15-14, 10-6) vs. Niagara (13-17, 6-11)
Gallagher Center, Niagara, New York; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Niagara seeks revenge on Siena after dropping the first matchup in...
Police arrest man over anthrax hoax letters
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Police have arrested a man who they say sent anthrax hoax letters to federal offices and courts in New York and Connecticut.
Albany looks for road win vs Hartford
Albany (11-18, 6-8) vs. Hartford (16-13, 9-5)
Chase Family Arena, West Hartford, Connecticut; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Albany looks for its fourth straight win over Hartford...
Cohoes mayor accused of misusing campaign funds
COHOES, N.Y. (AP) — The mayor of a small Hudson River city has been arrested on federal charges accusing him of using thousands of dollars in campaign funds for vacations, home repairs and other...
Siena seeks revenge on Canisius
Siena (15-14, 10-6) vs. Canisius (13-16, 10-7)
Koessler Athletic Center, Buffalo, New York; Friday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Siena seeks revenge on Canisius after dropping the first...
Lester carries New Hampshire over Albany 62-58
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Chris Lester had 15 points as New Hampshire snapped its 11-game losing streak, narrowly beating Albany 62-58 on Wednesday night.
Man pleads not guilty to killing ex and man she was dating
ALBANY, Ore. (AP) — A Lebanon man has pleaded not guilty to two counts of aggravated murder in the deaths of two people who were shot to death earlier this month.
Republican lawmakers unveil budget priorities for NY
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Republican members of the New York state Assembly unveiled their priorities for the state budget on Wednesday, focusing on issues ranging from tax relief to proposed prison...
State Senate GOP knocks Democrats over Amazon NYC HQ fail
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Minority Republicans in the state Senate have used the unveiling of their business revitalization plan to hammer the chamber's Democrats for Amazon's failed New York City...
New Hampshire looks to end streak vs Albany
New Hampshire (3-23, 1-12) vs. Albany (11-17, 6-7)
SEFCU Arena, Albany, New York; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Albany looks to extend New Hampshire's conference losing streak to...
Cuomo drops proposal to ban all modified stretch limos
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is dropping a proposal to ban all modified stretch limousines, an idea prompted by last fall's crash that killed 20 people.
Transit leaders to rally for support in Albany
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The leaders of transit agencies around New York state are gathering in Albany to discuss the challenges facing mass transportation and to urge state leaders to increase...
Upstate NY fuel cell maker expands into Finger Lakes region
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A fuel cell company based in suburban Albany is expanding its operations into the Finger Lakes region.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced that Plug Power is investing $3.7...
Advocates: Fixing MTA will help poor, minorities the most
NEW YORK (AP) — Advocates for imposing new tolls on motorists entering Manhattan as a way to raise money for New York City subways say passing their proposal is vital to minorities and low-income...
Healy scores 21 to lift Albany (NY) over UMBC 84-75
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Cameron Healy had 21 points as Albany topped Maryland-Baltimore County 84-75 on Saturday night.
Southwest Georgia residents furious at liquor store approval
ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — Some residents are in an uproar after a southwest Georgia city approved a new liquor store that dozens who live in the neighborhood say they don't want.
Albany Great Danes to don throwback jerseys for 1 night
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — It's throwback time for the Albany Great Danes.
To celebrate the school's 175th anniversary, the University at Albany men's basketball team will wear custom-designed...