Ground was broken Wednesday on a new five-story, dual-branded hotel at Crossgates Mall.
A Schenectady man is accused of stealing children’s toys and clothing already wrapped up to be Christmas presents.
An upstate New York town is a step closer to acquiring a Revolutionary War battlefield that had been considered for a quarry business.
BEIJING (AP) β China is telling the U.S. and North Korea to "hit the brakes" on threatening words and actions and work toward a peaceful resolution of their dispute, in a sign of growing concern over the standoff on the part of Pyongyang's only major ally.
Crystal Riley and her 4-year-old daughter, Lilly Frasier, were found murdered in their Glens Falls home on Friday. A grand jury handed up an indictment Tuesday against 21-year-old Bryan Redden.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - After the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, the era of nuclear nightmares - of the atomic arms race, of backyard bomb shelters, of schoolchildren diving under desks to practice their survival skills in the event of an attack - seemed to finally, thankfully, fade into history.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration denounced the Islamic State group on Tuesday for carrying out "genocide" against Christians and other religious minorities in areas under its control.
Mourners will gather in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Wednesday to honor the woman who was killed when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally.
National Grid wants to raise your electric rates by 18 percent and natural gas rates by 21 percent.
Schenectady Public Safety Commissioner Wayne Bennett is being remembered as a man of "uncompromised integrity." Bennett, the former NYS Police Superintendent, died of cancer Tuesday morning. He was 71.
The North Colonie Pop Warner football program is asking the public for help, after someone broke into their clubhouse and took $1,300.
A bicycle and motorcycle collided at Route 32 and Clark Road in Moreau Tuesday morning.
NEW YORK (AP) β President Donald Trump defiantly blamed "both sides" for the weekend violence between white supremacists and counterdemonstrators in Virginia, seeking to rebuff the widespread criticism of his handling of the emotionally-charged protests while showing sympathy for the fringe group's efforts to preserve Confederate monuments.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Factory activity in New York surged this month to the highest level in nearly three years.
NEW YORK (AP) - Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani was rushed to the hospital for emergency surgery over the weekend after falling while on vacation on Long Island.
A former Saratoga County sheriff's deputy is facing charges again. Shawn Glans, 51, is accused of having several rifles and a handgun that he was not authorized to have.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing changes to the state's hate crimes law following the deadly white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Alert police officers are being credited with getting heroin and a loaded gun off the streets of Berkshire County.
President Donald Trump says he's ending a pair of White House advisory councils that were staffed by corporate chief executives.
A man is in stable but serious condition at Albany Medical Center following a trailer collapse in Schoharie County.
Troy police are investigating what led to the shooting of a 22-year-old man by police Tuesday evening.
There was no plea Tuesday in the case of a Saratoga County man accused of killing his wife.
They will receive the award at a ceremony Sept. 27 in Albany.
CDTA, the bus, bike and trolley authority, announced that it has received a major award for its work.
A Schenectady woman admits to defrauding the state welfare system. The state inspector general says 36-year-old Victoria Bell pleaded guilty on Tuesday to applying for welfare benefits, while failing to mention that she was living with her husband, who was bringing in more than $45,000 a year.
New York state has given hundreds of foster families a chance to camp for free.
A mom and two toddlers were shot in Hudson Sunday night. The shots were fired at a home in the 500 block of State Street. Police say the shooter was so brazen he fired his weapon with a cop standing nearby.
NEW YORK (AP) - President Donald Trump is defiantly blaming "both sides" for the weekend violence between white supremacists and counter-demonstrators in Virginia and rebuffing the widespread criticism of his handling of the emotionally-charged protests.
Police are releasing new details about what happened Friday inside 148 South Street in Glens Falls. When it was over, a 33-year-old mom and her 4-year-old daughter were dead.
A local salon has partnered with a national nonprofit to help make women with cancer feel beautiful.
An Albany County Corrections Officer is charged with sexual abuse. Brandon Austin of Albany was arraigned Monday on a multi-count indictment.
Police say a 13-year-old girl was killed and her younger brother received life-threatening injuries when a driver steered his car into a pizzeria east of Paris.
A ceremony held at two Albany cemeteries honored the lives of 230 people who chose to donate their bodies, after death, to science.
Tyler Murray from Greenwich got his wish. The 15-year-old loves Nike sneakers. He has always wanted to visit Nike’s headquarters in Oregon and meet famed shoe designer Tinker Hatfield.
Cohoes is launching a new crime prevention program that uses mentors as positive role models. It's called the United Against Crime Community Action Network, or UCAN.
Activists gathered in downtown Albany on Sunday to speak out against the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday.
A foot chase in Troy leads to an arrest and a stolen gun. Troy police say they stopped 18-year-old Christopher Williams to ask him questions about two recent cases late Sunday afternoon, but they say when they started talking, he took off.
A Schoharie County man is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a 14-year-old girl. Christopher Machia, 30, faces charges including child endangerment and sexual abuse.
Fire has damaged a home in Gloversville. Seven people had to be evacuated.
Albany’s current mayor is leading the field going into next month's Democratic primary.
NEW YORK (AP) - Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman wants new lawyers in his U.S. drug trafficking case.
The deadly car attack in Charlottesville, Va. over the weekend is prompting a candlelight vigil in Glens Falls City Park on Monday evening. The clear message will be that when evil visits any community in America, it visits every community in America.
The Democratic governor approved the legislation on Monday. It was passed by the state Legislature earlier this year in response to a string of bomb threats called into Jewish Community Centers in New York and elsewhere in the country.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) β The Latest on a memorial service for the woman killed when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally (all times local):
A fan fest and trade show for horseracing enthusiasts opened Monday in Saratoga Springs. It’s called Equestricon.
The money raised will be used for Niko's medical bills and other assistance he might need in the future.
Senior U.S. national security officials said Sunday that a military confrontation with North Korea is not imminent, but they cautioned that the possibility of war is greater than it was a decade ago.
Swimmers got their last chance to beat the heat this season at the Peerless Pool on Sunday.
A Schenectady woman was arrested after police say she was caught driving drunk with her 4-year-old grandson in the car.
A Warrensburg man is behind bars, accused of injuring a state trooper.
A woman was shot in Hudson after police say someone opened fire on a car with an infant inside.
A New Scotland woman is accused of attacking someone with a candle holder.
People in Glens Falls are mourning the loss of a mother and her 4-year-old daughter.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Under pressure all weekend, President Donald Trump on Monday named and condemned hate groups as "repugnant" and declared "racism is evil" in an updated, more forceful statement on the deadly, race-fueled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia.
The Democratic governor of Trump's home state launched the online petition Sunday, a day after a woman was killed when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting the racist rally.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Seeking leverage with Russia, the Trump administration has reopened consideration of long-rejected plans to give Ukraine lethal weapons, even if that would plunge the United States deeper into the former Soviet republic's conflict.
WASHINGTON (AP) β A GOP senator says all Republicans are in trouble politically if they're unable to scrap former President Barack Obama's health care law and replace it with a better one.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) β Vice President Mike Pence is praising Argentine President Mauricio Macri's "bold reform agenda" during a visit to that country, calling Macri's efforts to transform Argentina's economy an "inspiration."
The Olympic Games may still be months away, but people in Pittsfield took part in another kind of Olympics on Sunday.
The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is reminding successful bear hunters that they are required to submit a bear tooth to help wildlife scientists gather information about the population.