ALBANY MAN CHARGED WITH STABBING ROOMMATE TO DEATH

An Albany man is dead this morning and his roommate is in jail after being charged with fatally stabbing the victim, police said.

IDENTITY THIEF'S BIG FEAR? JURORS THINK HE'S RELATED TO ANDREW CUOMO

A fast-talking fraudster with a propensity for dropping racial slurs was sentenced to three years and nine months in federal prison...

 
 
 

PLUG POWER TO BUILD TEXAS HYDROGEN PLANT

Plug Power will supply a new hydrogen plant in Texas. They are working on green hydrogen.

'GILDED AGE' ACTOR UNHARMED AFTER FALL UNDER HORSES IN ALBANY

A team of horses pulling a carriage went on the sidewalk forcing an actor to fall Wednesday on an outdoor set of HBO's “The Gilded...

 
 
 

HOBBIT HOUSES AND PIG STUYS: RESTAURATEUR'S RESORT FARM SPARKS THE IMAGINATION

At West Sand Lake's June Farms, visitors can stay in Hobbit Houses, air-conditioned Teepees, rustic cabins or Airstream trailers, all...

POPPY FLOWER TURNS TABLES IN GALWAY AT SARATOGA

Horse tops Empress Tigress, who got the best of Poppy Flower in the Coronation Cup.

 
 
 

JUDGE DISMISSES $8M CIVIL RIGHTS SUIT FROM TROY BALLOT FRAUD PROSECUTION

A federal judge in Albany ordered a summary judgement in an $8 million civil rights lawsuit Thursday dismissing the fabrication of...

NEW YORK-BREDS TAKE SPOTLIGHT ON FRIDAY AT SARATOGA

Three stakes races on the card for those horses.

 
 
 

APPLICATIONS FOR FIRST MARIJUANA DISPENSARIES OPENING SOON

Regulators will start accepting applications for New York's first recreational marijuana dispensaries on Aug. 25.

KINGSTON ESCALATES DROUGHT EMERGENCY TO FINAL STAGE

New mandatory restrictions limit the use of city water and require large, nonresidential water consumers to immediately reduce usage...

 
 
 

PATH TO JUDGESHIP OF LOCAL ATTORNEY, A BIDEN PICK, HITS SNAG

In a letter Wednesday to the president obtained by the Times Union, U.S. District Judge David N. Hurd informed Biden for the second...

MAN SHOT BY ALBANY POLICE AFTER ALLEGEDLY CHARGING WITH KNIFE REJECTS PLEA DEAL

Jordan Young, who was shot by an officer as he charged at Albany police while allegedly wielding a knife, rejected a plea bargain from...

 
 
 

PHYLLIS ALDRICH, ADVOCATE FOR CHILDREN, ARTS AND OUTDOORS, IS REMEMBERED

She poured her enthusiasm into inspiring gifted children and fundraising for arts organizations like the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

MARGOUPIS, 6-8 FORWARD, COMMITS TO UALBANY MEN'S BASKETBALL

Class of 2023 forward Jack Margoupis of Cushing Academy has verbally committed to the University at Albany men's basketball team.

 
 
 

DRIVERS DODGE ANIMAL CARCASSES, ENTRAILS AFTER LOAD SPILLS NEAR QUEENSBURY OUTLETS

Drivers on Route 9 and shoppers at the Outlets at Lake George faced a gory scene Wednesday when a truck apparently spilled a trail...

WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT THE MURDER OF PHILIP RABADI

Jacob Klein, a 40-year-old physician assistant, has been charged in the brutal killing of Philip Rabadi, a New Scotland resident whose...

 
 
 

HIKER'S BODY FOUND IN BEAR MOUNTAIN STATE PARK

Police said they found the body of 23-year-old Omar Benitez Wednesday in a creek at Bear Mountain State Park. He went missing while...

SHERIFF: AUTHORITIES SEARCH FOR POSSIBLE DROWNING VICTIM IN THOMPSON'S LAKE

BERNE - The Albany County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible drowning at Thompson's Lake. Sheriff Craig Apple said a male...

 
 
 

JOSEPH'S HOUSE WORKERS IN TROY VOTE TO UNIONIZE

Out of 42 voters who returned ballots, 33 voted yes for Joseph House and Shelter workers to join SEIU Local 200.

HALFMOON SANDWICH & SALAD SHOPPE CLOSING AFTER 15 YEARS

The Halfmoon Sandwich & Salad Shoppe, a perennial favorite among voters in the Times Union's annual Best of the Capital Region contest,...

 
 
 



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Asian Lantern Festival returns to Pittsburgh Zoo

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Tom Kean Always Has MAGA GOP's Back

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