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5 under-the-radar places to kayak upstate

1 month ago   |   By Times Union

Pssst. We know of a few off-the-beaten-path places to put in a kayak on the Hudson or a local lake, plus recommendations on where to rent equipment. Let's go.
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Don't doubt Alexander Volkanovski after UFC 276 thrashing of Max Holloway

Don't doubt Alexander Volkanovski after UFC 276 thrashing of Max Holloway

Alexander Volkanovski put three exclamation points - one for each victory - at the end of his championship trilogy with Max Holloway on Saturday at UFC 276. Read more ...

Secret to winning annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest could be the weather

Secret to winning annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest could be the weather

The Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest will grip spectators on July 4th, but some insiders say Mother Nature might hold the keys as to who ranks supreme. Read more ...

North Texas shooter kills 2, wounds 3 cops, takes own life

HALTOM CITY, Texas - A gunman killed two people and wounded four others, including three police officers, before taking his own life Saturday evening in the Dallas-Fort Worth... Read more ...

Chile's new constitution finalised after turbulent process

The assembly will hand over the finished draft to President Gabriel Boric before it is made available to the public. Read more ...

UPS driver dies after collapsing in sweltering heat

UPS driver dies after collapsing in sweltering heat

Esteban Chavez Jr's family believes he may have suffered from heat stroke and was comatose for more than 20 minutes before someone noticed and called for help. Read more ...

Olympiad wins Stephen Foster Stakes

Olympiad wins Stephen Foster Stakes

The horse clinches a spot in November's Breeders' Cup Classic Read more ...

Rich Strike connections receive engraved Kentucky Derby trophies

Rich Strike connections receive engraved Kentucky Derby trophies

Rich Strike won the Kentucky Derby in May as a massive longshot Read more ...

After Roe decision, marches held in SoCal to advocate for abortion rights

Abortion-rights supporters marched at multiple events in Southern California on Saturday, a prelude to what is expected to be a long summer of protests. Read more ...

WWE did right by young stars at Money in the Bank - but something still...

WWE did right by young stars at Money in the Bank - but something still feels off

Money in the Bank most often than not should about elevating new stars and WWE actually did it - but something about it all just didn't feel right. Either way, Saturday night's... Read more ...

Bike Share Pittsburgh is donating 450 retired Healthy Ride bikes as part of...

Bike Share Pittsburgh is donating 450 retired Healthy Ride bikes as part of Recycle a Bicycle Program

The first donation saw 15 bicycles delivered to Sankofa Village Community Garden and Farms. Read more ...