Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 NEW LEBANON, N.Y. - A Dutchess County man charged under the New York SAFE Act for having two extra bullets in his handgun will be arraigned in New Lebanon Thursday. 31-year-old Gregory Dean of Hopewell Junction was arrested last week on Route 22 in New Lebanon after police noticed a handgun on the passenger
Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 ALBANY, N.Y. - Albany Police were called to the Saint Rose campus Thursday after a person told school security they saw a man with a gun, however officers found it was actually an umbrella. The college was on lock down for about 45 minutes around noon, after the person said they saw a man
Washington (AP) - Most of the nation's largest cities have enhanced their allure, showing strong population growth for a second consecutive year. New census estimates show big cities surpassed the rate of growth in their surrounding suburbs at an even faster clip last year. It's a sign of America's continuing preference for urban living after the economic downturn quelled
Albany, N.Y. – The New York State Assembly could decide whether drivers who pass stopped school buses will face stiffer penalties. The Senate passed a bill Wednesday to increase fines. The current proposal would legislate that the maximum fine for a first offense would increase from $400 to $700.
CHICAGO (AP) — Jurors have ruled in favor of billionaire Donald Trump, in the case of an 87-year-old grandmother who claims the "Apprentice" star cheated her in a skyscraper condo deal. The federal jury in Chicago returned on Thursday with a finding in Trump's favor. The woman claimed Trump carried out a bait and switch, by offering her profit-sharing in
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine's embattled governor has moved out of his office at the State House and is working from the governor's mansion, over a dispute involving a television outside of his office. Gov. Paul LePage is threatening to move for good by July 1. His move stems from a disagreement over a television screen in the hall outside
WASHINGTON (AP) — Yemen is welcoming President Barack Obama's decision to lift his ban on the transfer of Yemeni prisoners from the U.S. detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. In a statement released Thursday shortly after Obama announced the step, the Yemeni Embassy said it appreciated the switch. It said Yemen would work with the U.S. to ensure the safe
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's conservative-led government can't lower taxes before the public deficit falls further, the prime minister said Thursday, but he pledged to eventually slash the corporate tax rate to a flat 15 percent. Antonis Samaras made the promise at a meeting in Athens with Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, whose country holds the European Union's rotating presidency.