CARS HOMES JOBS
 
ALBANY

Report confirms NYRA mishandled bettor payouts

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014
The then-leadership of the New York Racing Association missed numerous opportunities to realize too much money was being withheld from some wagers in 2010-2011, according to a the state inspector general.
 
Montgomery County cleans up after floods
PALATINE

Montgomery County cleans up after floods

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014
As a generator hums in the backyard, George Frasier is diligently working to restore his house after flash floods Thursday night caused his cellar to fill with water.
 
CAPITAL REGION

Home sales down 18 percent locally in July

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
Home sales fell 18 percent in the Greater Capital District in July, according to the latest monthly report from the Greater Capital Association of Realtors.
 
BALLSTON SPA

Man who fled to Honduras sentenced in Saratoga County Court

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
A Brooklyn man who at one point fled the country because of a cocaine sale investigation was sentenced Monday to spend 41⁄2 years in state prison for selling drugs.
 
CAPITAL REGION

Duanesburg, Rexford fire departments get grants

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
More than $530,000 in funding was awarded Monday to fire departments in Rexford and Duanesburg to purchase new equipment, U.S. Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced.
 
FONDA

Despite flood, Fonda Fair will open Tuesday on time

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
Although severe flooding struck the area last week, the Montgomery County Agriculture Societies’ 173th Annual Fonda Fair will proceed according to plan.
 
Mourners urge black Americans to take action
ST. LOUIS

Mourners urge black Americans to take action

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
The mourners filled an enormous church to remember Michael Brown — a "gentle giant," aspiring rapper and recent high school graduate on his way to a technical college.
 

Rare rains, mud temporarily close Burning Man

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
Thousands of Burning Man enthusiasts are on the outside looking in after a rare batch of heavy rain forced organizers to temporarily close entry to the counterculture event in the desert 90 miles north of Reno.
 
Soldier dies after shooting herself in Virginia

Soldier dies after shooting herself in Virginia

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
An enraged soldier with a gun barricaded herself in an office inside a major command's headquarters, throwing objects and then shooting herself in the head as law enforcement officials tried to negotiate with her.
 
NEW YORK

Rare copy of Superman comic book fetches $3.2M

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
A rare, nearly flawless copy of Superman's comic-book debut has sold for a super-powered price: $3.2 million.
 
ALBANY

New York sees surge in local alcohol production

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
According to figures released Monday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office, the total number of businesses producing alcoholic beverages in New York has more than doubled since 2011.
 
First Albany Med ID thief sentenced
ALBANY

First Albany Med ID thief sentenced

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
One of two people accused of executing a scheme to steal patient information from Albany Medical Center and then turn that into credit cards in the patients’ names was sentenced this morning to up to 15 years in state prison.
 
LAKE GEORGE

Upstate New York marker honors famous Hawaiian

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
New York's newest roadside historic marker honors an upstate native who grew up in the Adirondacks and went on to become a prominent figure in Hawaii during the 19th century.
 
Amish to build garage for pair who returned girls

Amish to build garage for pair who returned girls

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
In northern New York, members of an extended Amish family plan to hold a "garage raising" for the couple who returned two kidnapped Amish girls to their home.
 
Teachout wins endorsement of women's group
ALBANY

Teachout wins endorsement of women's group

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
Zephyr Teachout has won the endorsement of the National Organization for Women's New York Chapter as she seeks to oust Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
 
 

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