Education reformers, most of them from the New York City area, rallied at the State Capitol Monday in support of Governor Cuomo's Opportunity Agenda reforms.
A laptop stolen from a Pioneer Bank employee "contained secured personal information of certain customers, including names, social security numbers, street addresses, and account and debit card numbers," the bank said in a letter to those customers.
POTSDAM, N.Y. & SCHENECTADY- Clarkson University and Union Graduate College are going to explore a merger.
Brian Scavo is accused of having checks he knew were forged in order to defraud a local bank. He's facing four felony charges. He says he's a victim.
Governor Andrew Cuomo says state parks became shabby and unwelcoming, so he’s infusing hundreds of millions of dollars of taxpayer money to upgrade them.
WASHINGTON (AP) — En route to what he described as a "fateful mission," Benjamin Netanyahu spent much of his 12-hour flight to Washington slouched in a business class seat laboring over a draft of his highly anticipated address to Congress. In the back of the plane, the rest of the delegation was watching "The Imitation Game," a biopic of British cryptanalyst Alan Turing, who helped break the Germans' Enigma code and aided the allies' victory in World War II.
Police have arrested 45 year old Bernard Milewski after he allegedly tried to set up a meeting with a 15 year old boy for sex.
Albany Medical Center is opening a fourth, EmUrgentCare location in the Capital Region. The new site will be located in the Hannaford Plaza on Wolf Road in Colonie.
Construction on the Albany Convention Center will start in two weeks. The 82,000 square foot facility off of Eagle Street will feature convention, ballroom and meeting space.
Last week, Governor Cuomo announced that the minimum wage for tipped workers is going up for waiters and waitresses. Meantime, the president is pushing for an increase in the federal minimum wage. However, one local woman says she’s more interested in just making a living wage.