CARS HOMES JOBS
 
ALBANY

NY agencies collecting more gender data

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
State agencies have begun adding gender identity to their data collection, part of an effort Gov. Andrew Cuomo says will help the state better meet the needs of lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender New Yorkers.
 

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
 
Heat keeps opening-day crowd down at Saratoga County Fair
BALLSTON SPA

Heat keeps opening-day crowd down at Saratoga County Fair

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
With high humidity and temperatures that reached nearly 90 degrees, it was a tough day to be out in the sun at the opening day of the Saratoga County Fair.
 
Racinos get OK to boost free play
CAPITOL

Racinos get OK to boost free play

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
New legislation signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday will allow Saratoga Casino and Raceway to give out more free play credits to customers, a move the facility’s operators believe will help it stay competitive in the rapidly evolving landscape of legalized gambling.
 
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville leadership to go to a vote

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Residents will vote in November on adding a city manager to help run the city after the Common Council approved an amendment to the city charter Tuesday night.
 
COLONIE

Albany International Airport to repave main runway

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Albany International Airport will be repaving its main runway this summer, using more than $4 million in federal funding.
 
SCHENECTADY

Prosecutor: Embarrassment led to deadly Schenectady shootings

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Emmanuel Martinez shot and killed one man and tried to kill another last Labor Day weekend because Martinez was embarrassed in front of his friends, a prosecutor told a Schenectady County Court jury Tuesday.
 
MALTA

GE planning fuel cell startup for Malta

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
General Electric announced Tuesday it’s in the process of building a new fuel cell business in Malta from the ground up.
 
Ken Burns turns his lens on Roosevelt dynasty
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.

Ken Burns turns his lens on Roosevelt dynasty

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
For 30 years, Ken Burns has found the Roosevelt family "irresistible."
 

Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel's main airport, prompting a ban on all flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot down over Ukraine.
 
George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles
LOS ANGELES

George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A tree planted in Los Angeles to honor former Beatle George Harrison has been killed — by beetles.
 
Working late in life, directors refuse to say cut

Working late in life, directors refuse to say cut

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Visiting a retired Frank Capra at his Sierra Nevada hideaway, Clint Eastwood was baffled.
 
170-foot ketchup bottle for sale in Illinois

170-foot ketchup bottle for sale in Illinois

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A "For Sale" sign is in front of what's billed as the "World's Largest Bottle of Catsup." It once served as a water tower in the city of Collinsville.
 
Peace talks eyed after Israel, Hamas cease-fire

Peace talks eyed after Israel, Hamas cease-fire

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
The U.S. and Egypt sought Tuesday to find an end to two weeks of bloodshed in the Gaza Strip, and officials raised the possibility of restarting stalled peace talks between Israel and Palestinian authorities as a necessary step to avoid sustained violence.
 
ALBANY

NY panel: Blackout on officials' pre-election PSAs

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
New York's ethics board has approved a 90-day pre-election blackout on appearances in public service announcements by statewide officials and legislators who are also candidates.
 
 

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