FORT EDWARD — Washington County is preparing for a state audit that will likely criticize its purchasing system.
Some business-savvy Boy Scouts set up shop across the street as a large crowd descended upon Crandall Park for the kickoff event of the Adirondack Balloon Festival on Thursday.
Early to rise for festival launches
GLENS FALLS — Glens Falls Police Chief Tony Lydon is an avid bicycle rider who has always wanted to see if he could do a 100-mile ride.
WASHINGTON — Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare," dealing a likely death blow to the legislation and, perhaps, to the Republican Party's years of vows to kill the program.
Balloons took to the sky Friday morning at the Warren County airport as part of the Adirondack Balloon Festival. The festival continues through Sunday.
DAY — A Saratoga Springs man has died after jumping off rocks into shallow water at Brooks Bay on Sacandaga Lake.
NEW YORK — Gov. Andrew Cuomo traveled to Puerto Rico on Friday to assess damage from Hurricane Maria and bring supplies and assistance to the storm-tossed island territory.
ALBANY — New York taxpayers may have to pay more than $700,000 to cover the legal expenses of a state lawmaker whose conviction on charges of lying to the FBI was vacated after his death.
MEXICO CITY — Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day Friday, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake.
SEOUL, South Korea — Famous for using bombastic, derogatory and often-awkward English slams against enemies, North Korean state media sent people scrambling for dictionaries Friday with a dispatch that quotes leader Kim Jong Un calling President Donald Trump "the mentally deranged U.S. dotard."
MEXICO CITY — Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. She reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near …
ALBANY — The Cuomo administration is inviting teachers across New York to enter a competition to develop classroom projects and activities to commemorate the 100th anniversary of women securing the right to vote in the state.