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  • Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95

    Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95 NEW YORK (AP) — Gloria Vanderbilt, the “poor little rich girl” heiress at the center of a scandalous custody battle of the 1930s and the designer jeans queen of the 1970s and ’80s, died on Monday at 95, according to her…

  • Unicyclist completes 180-mile Trek Across Maine

    Unicyclist completes 180-mile Trek Across Maine BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — Thousands have ridden their bicycles in the three-day Trek Across Maine. But only one participant has accomplished the feat on a single wheel. Hugh Sharp from Cape Elizabeth, Maine, rode 180 miles (290 kilometers) on a unicycle in the…

  • Supreme Court sides with Virginia in uranium mining ban case

    Supreme Court sides with Virginia in uranium mining ban case WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is siding with the state of Virginia in a case about the state’s decades-old ban on mining radioactive uranium, and ruling that a lawsuit challenging the ban was properly dismissed. The high court…

  • Sentencing moved up for man in deadly Charlottesville rally

    Sentencing moved up for man in deadly Charlottesville rally CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A sentencing hearing has been moved up for a self-avowed white supremacist convicted of federal hate crimes for plowing his car into a crowd of anti-racism protesters at a 2017 white nationalist rally in Virginia. James…

  • The Discovery Center’s 11th Annual Summer Carnival

    The Discovery Center’s 11th Annual Summer Carnival Follow Dorothy and Toto “Over the Rainbow” to the Discovery Center’s 11th Annual Summer Carnival. Click your heels together for some fun because school is finally out and The Discovery Center is off to see the Wizard as it celebrates the start…

  • East Greenbush picks woman to lead police force

    East Greenbush picks woman to lead police force EAST GREENBUSH – A woman was chosen Monday to lead the town police department, the first time, officials said, a woman has been selected to lead a police agency in Rensselaer County. Three times, voters have picked a woman to by…

  • East Greenbush taps woman to lead police force

    East Greenbush taps woman to lead police force EAST GREENBUSH – A woman was chosen Monday to lead the town police department, the first time, officials said, a woman has been selected to lead a police agency in Rensselaer County. Three times, voters have picked a woman to by…

  • High court avoids new case over same-sex wedding case

    High court avoids new case over same-sex wedding case WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is throwing out an Oregon court ruling against bakers who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The justices’ action Monday keeps the high-profile case off the court’s election-year calendar and…

  • Teen dies in crash at monster truck event

    Teen dies in crash at monster truck event Deputies say a 19-year-old New Jersey woman was the person killed at a monster-truck rally in Charleston. Katie L. Falgiano of Old Budd Lake was partly ejected from a vehicle that rolled and pinned her at Mountain Maddness on Saturday, Montgomery…