Protest Held In Schenectady After Video Shows Police Officer Appearing To Kneel On Man's NeckAccording to the Times Union, the newspaper that serves the greater Albany area, the incident happened as the man was taken into custody on Monday morning.
New York State Bar Association Offering Free Legal Advice To Irene VictimsAssociation President Vincent Doyle says volunteer lawyers will be available to answer questions about insurance, property disputes, landlord-tenant matters and general legal issues.
Cuomo Creates $15 Million Fund For NY Farms Damaged By IreneGov. Andrew Cuomo said Irene caused significant damage to the state’s agriculture. He said there is already $45 million in damage to farms in the state.
Upstate Mega Millions Winners Thank Fate, Snickers For Good FortuneMike Barth, who bought the winning ticket at a newsstand in downtown Albany last Friday, said the group's fortune was sealed by the "fickle finger of fate."
Amtrak Engine Fire Delays Train Near SchenectadyAn Amtrak train heading from Chicago to Boston and New York City was delayed east of Schenectady when the second of two locomotives caught fire.
NY Officials List 67 Schools As Lowest AchieversNew York education officials have identified 67 public schools as "persistently lowest achieving" and listed 58 for registration review.
NY Town Faces Fines For Sewer System ProblemsA town in upstate New York is facing nearly $38,000 in fines, unless it can plug the problems with its crumbling sewer system as demands increase.
NY Woman Sues To Keep Taking Drug That Failed TrialA New York woman is suing a Virginia drug company in an unusual attempt to get access to an experimental drug that failed a clinical trial.