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USOC trying to reassure athletes about Zika as Games approach

USOC trying to reassure athletes about Zika as Games approach

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
With some 500 U.S. athletes set to travel into the epicenter of the Zika virus outbreak in less than six months for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, the USOC is trying quell hysteria over a rapidly spreading disease.

 
Killer in Schenectady gets 25 years to life in emotional sentencing
SCHENECTADY

Killer in Schenectady gets 25 years to life in emotional sentencing

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
George Lloyd III's father found himself nearly speechless this afternoon. Lloyd's cousin was not.
 
Blast of cold on the way in Capital Region

Blast of cold on the way in Capital Region

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
People who have lamented the absence of an “old-fashioned winter” finally will get a chance to celebrate.
 
WINU-FM to carry Mets

WINU-FM to carry Mets

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
For the first time since the 2010 season, New York Mets fans in the Capital Region will be able to listen to their team again on the radio.
 
DEC: 2 companies liable for water contamination in Hoosick Falls area
HOOSICK FALLS

DEC: 2 companies liable for water contamination in Hoosick Falls area

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
The state DEC today identified Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and Honeywell International as being responsible for ground-water contamination in the Hoosick Falls area.
 
3 Oregon standoff militants surrender, but fourth refuses

3 Oregon standoff militants surrender, but fourth refuses

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
Three of the last four holdouts in the armed occupation of a wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon surrendered peacefully Thursday morning, 40 days after the standoff began, but the fourth, repeatedly saying “liberty or death,” said he would not give in. He said he was feeling suicidal.
 
Husband charged in Gloversville slaying
GLOVERSVILLE

Husband charged in Gloversville slaying

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
With one man in custody, charged with murder, police in Gloversville are continuing to search for another person, as well as a weapon.
 
Colonie cop burned down house in murder-suicide
COLONIE

Colonie cop burned down house in murder-suicide

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
Colonie police officer Israel Roman killed his wife and son before setting their Latham house on fire and committing suicide, according to police.
 
'Ziggy Stardust' documentary screening at Proctors
SCHENECTADY

'Ziggy Stardust' documentary screening at Proctors

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
Proctors in Schenectady will salute David Bowie with a showing of the rare concert film “Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars: The Motion Picture” on Friday, Feb. 19.
 
Physicists detect gravitational waves from violent black-hole merger

Physicists detect gravitational waves from violent black-hole merger

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
Scientists announced Thursday that, after decades of effort, they have succeeded in detecting gravitational waves from the violent merging of two black holes in deep space.
 
How your new toy drone could upset the aviation world
WASHINGTON

How your new toy drone could upset the aviation world

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
On a Saturday night in early December, Chinese exchange student Owen Ouyang went out to the front yard of his Martinez, Calif., home and launched a sleek new drone he had recently bought for about $1,000.
 

Black History Month facts from Schenectady's past

Monday, Feb. 1, 2016
In observance of Black History Month, The Daily Gazette will run one history fact about local African Americans from the past each day for the entire month of February.
 
Washington County Fair to allow sale of  Confederate flag
WASHINGTON COUNTY

Washington County Fair to allow sale of Confederate flag

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016
The Confederate flag will continue to be sold at the Washington County Fair in Greenwich this summer.
 
Caffe Lena to break with tradition, start selling beer, wine
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Caffe Lena to break with tradition, start selling beer, wine

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016

Caffe Lena, as it undergoes its most significant renovation in 50 years, is planning another big change: offering beer and wine.
 
St. Rose professors overwhelmingly vote ‘no confidence’ in president
ALBANY

St. Rose professors overwhelmingly vote ‘no confidence’ in president

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016
Faculty at The College of Saint Rose on Wednesday sent their strongest message of condemnation yet against President Carolyn Stefanco with an overwhelming vote of no confidence.
 
 

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