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3 hrs ago | The News Tribune
The U.S. Department of Transporation's plan to slow crude oil trains with older tank cars in urban areas would not apply to some of the cities where derailments have occurred or where officials and residents are worried they might.
4 hrs ago | Business Journal
Hundreds of people turned out this week to pay respects to the family of Robert Ausfeld, a longtime Albany broadcaster.
8 hrs ago | WGY-AM Albany
A verdict reached the Pablo Cruz murder trial.Cruz was charged with the hit and run death of bicyclist Paul Merges Junior in November, 2012...Prosecutors said Merges was lodged in Cruz's truck while on a chase from Albany to Rotterdam.A jury has found Cruz guilty of 2nd degree Murder.
8 hrs ago | Business Journal
Some of the biggest privately-owned office buildings in downtown Albany, New York, including the KeyCorp bank tower, will get a new marketing push to fill empty space.
9 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
Slower speeds through urban areas, phase-out within two years of the oldest tank cars used to carry Bakken crude, and a risk assessment of the routes Bakken crude trains use to reach refineries, ports and other destinations are among new rules being proposed by the U.S. Department of Transportation.
14 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
County Executive Daniel P. McCoy is expected to unveil legislation Wednesday that will make a crime the failure to report an oil spill at the Port of Albany.
Accounting and advisory firm Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte, CPAs, P.C., Monday announced the promotion of two audit managers to partners.
Democrats trying to squash Albany County Family Court Judge Margaret "Peggy" Walsh's insurgent bid for state Supreme Court contend she is violating the law by running for two judgeships at once.
Band leader Tom Healey, right, performs with The Tom Healey Band during Alive at Five on Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Jennings Landing in Albany, N.Y. Tom Healey, a longtime Albany teacher and bluesman with a warm manner and a rumbling, rocking growl, died on Monday, prompting tributes across social media from students, teachers and colleagues on ... (more)
On September 9 The Grateful Dead will release Spring 1990 - The Other One , a 23-disc box set featuring eight complete shows played during that landmark tour.
That's what Pablo Cruz repeatedly told jurors at his murder trial Monday to defend himself against allegations he sped and drunkenly drove into a bicyclist in Albany and carried the mortally wounded victim to Rotterdam on his truck.
The National Park Service has designated the Albany Pine Bush a national natural landmark as an outstanding example of a globally rare ecosystem.
In his first year as a developer, Jeff Buell has partnered with some of the biggest names in commercial real estate in the Albany, New York area.
According to a Syracuse.com news report, that tip equates to an 878 percent tip.
On a recent Saturday, a group of us went on a travel adventure. Last year, I had as similar day trip to Hudson, but this was better planned and had more going for it.
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Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 06:12 pm
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