HENKEL BROTHERS SEEK STATE SWIMMING RECORD FOR ALBANY ACADEMY

Instead of focusing on how the 2020-21 boys' swimming season has been altered by the coronavirus pandemic and the things taken away...

SIENA MEN'S BASKETBALL MOVES INTO FIRST PLACE IN MAAC

Siena (10-3 overall, 10-3 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) moved into a tie for first place with idle Monmouth. The Saints have...

 
 
 

ON FIRST DAY OF LIFTED EVICTION STAY, ALBANY SCHEDULES OVER 200 HEARINGS

Over 200 eviction proceedings were scheduled Friday in City Court, marking the end of the 60-day stay on all evictions in New York....

ALBANY MAN CHARGED IN OCTOBER SHOOTING

ALBANY - A 45-year-old city man was arrested Friday in connection with a shooting late last year on Lexington Avenue, Albany police...

 
 
 

ALBANY COUNTY STARTS MENTAL HEALTH COURT DIVERSION PROGRAM

ALBANY - Albany County is starting its first mental health court, five years after County Executive Dan McCoy first proposed one. The...

COLONIE MAN KILLED AFTER CAR PINS HIM TO BUILDING

A town man trying to dislodge his car from a median in a pharmacy parking lot was killed when the vehicle rolled and pinned him to...

 
 
 

TROY POLICE DIVERSIFY RANKS BY EXPANDING APPLICANT POOL

TROY - An advertising campaign run two years ago by the Troy Police Department to expand and diversify the number of applicants taking...

5 ALBANY COUNTY EMPLOYEES DOUBLE THEIR 2020 SALARIES THROUGH OVERTIME

ALBANY - Five of the county's 10 highest overtime earners were able to more than double their base salaries last year.

 
 
 

LONGTIME CUOMO AIDE HOWARD IS PSC INTERIM CHAIRMAN

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday named a longtime aide and veteran state government hand as interim chairman of the Public Service Commission,...

SHORTHANDED UALBANY MEN'S LACROSSE OPENS AGAINST COLGATE SATURDAY

The Great Danes take on Colgate at John Fallon Field on Saturday at noon. It's their first game since a loss at Maryland last March...

 
 
 

CHILD CARE CENTER TO OPEN ON SARATOGA'S BACKSTR

SARATOGA SPRINGS - A child care center that will serve the backstretch community will open this summer. The 4,300-square-foot center,...

MONKEY SEIZED IN DRUG, WEAPONS RAID TURNED OVER TO ZOO

Despite positive outcome, psychological impacts may remain from being kept in captivity, says wildlife expert.

 
 
 

ALBANY INTRODUCES PHIL THE BIN AND LES WASTE IN RECYCLING PROGRAM OVERHAUL LAUNCH

Albany is overhauling its recycling and waste reduction program.

LISTEN: NXIVM WHISTLEBLOWERS START NEW PODCAST, MOVE ON WITH THEIR LIVES

On this episode of "NXIVM on Trial," Times Union Editor Casey Seiler and criminal justice reporter Robert Gavin check in with NXIVM...

 
 
 

RANIERE, NXIVM DOCTOR SPEAK TO 'DATELINE,' DEFEND BRANDING

NXIVM leader Keith Raniere and the doctor who branded his initials on women in his “master/slave” club are defending their actions...

UALBANY'S KAYLA COOPER LANDS ON AMERICA EAST'S ALL-ROOKIE TEAM

University at Albany freshman Kayla Cooper was selected to the America East all-rookie team, and teammate Helene Haegerstrand was chosen...

 
 
 

COURT UPHOLDS CONVICTION, 110-YEAR SENTENCE OF ALBANY PREDATOR

A man who kidnapped and repeatedly raped a woman in his New Scotland Avenue apartment, just hours after he robbed another woman at...

FIND FAMILY TREE ROOTS FOR FREE THIS WEEKEND IN WORLD'S LARGEST ONLINE CONFERENCE

The world's biggest family history conference is free this weekend to anyone who registers online at Roots Tech.org. The Church of...

 
 
 

FOOD DISTRIBUTION TODAY IN ALBANY AT MACEDONIA BAPTIST CHURCH

A drive-through and walk-up a food pantry takes place Friday morning beginning at 9:30 a.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church, 26 Wilson...

$60K LOTTERY TICKET SOLD AT ALBANY GAS STATION

A lottery ticket worth over $61,000 was sold Thursday at a gas station in Albany.

 
 
 



Lakers' LeBron James responds to Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'No way I would ever...

Lakers' LeBron James responds to Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'No way I would ever just stick to sports'

The NBA star rejects the soccer star's call to stay out of politics. Read more ...

LeBron James rejects Zlatan's criticism of activist athletes

LeBron James rejects Zlatan's criticism of activist athletes

LOS ANGELES - LeBron James responded to Zlatan Ibrahimovic's criticism of his political activism with a promise that he will never just shut up and dribble. Read more ...

House passes $1.9T Biden COVID-19 bill decried by some as bloated

House passes $1.9T Biden COVID-19 bill decried by some as bloated

House Democrats on Friday night narrowly approved President Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus bill, overcoming Republican opposition and accusations of waste in the... Read more ...

House passes $1.9 trillion COVID-19 bill

House passes $1.9 trillion COVID-19 bill

It's President Joe Biden's first crack at his initial legislative goal of acting decisively against the pandemic. Read more ...

Lakers snap skid thanks to Dennis Schröder's return: ‘gives us a spark'

Lakers snap skid thanks to Dennis Schröder's return: ‘gives us a spark'

LOS ANGELES - LeBron James had 28 points, Dennis Schröder added 22 in his return to the Lakers' lineup, and Los Angeles snapped its four-game losing streak with a 102-93... Read more ...

House Approves $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package

House Approves $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package

The proposal, which would provide a new round of financial support for workers, families and businesses, will now advance to the Senate. Read more ...

No. 21 Loyola holds on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52

No. 21 Loyola holds on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52

CHICAGO - Marquise Kennedy scored 16 points, and No. 21 Loyola Chicago hung on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52 on Friday night. Read more ...

Shades of red: Thunder beat Hawks after uniform mix-up

Shades of red: Thunder beat Hawks after uniform mix-up

OKLAHOMA CITY - Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 24 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Atlanta Hawks 118-109 on Friday night after changing uniforms at halftime... Read more ...

Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton help Suns rally to beat Bulls

Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton help Suns rally to beat Bulls

CHICAGO - Devin Booker and Deandre Ayton each scored 22 points and the Phoenix Suns rallied to beat the Chicago Bulls 106-97, on Friday night. Read more ...

Inbound Eisenhower shut down after man, woman shot on expressway

Inbound Eisenhower shut down after man, woman shot on expressway

CHICAGO - The inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway have been shut down Friday night following a shooting that injured two people, according to Illinois State... Read more ...