- Jennifer Hudson sings at Brooklyn charter schools rally Updated: Oct-07-15 1:09 pm
NEW YORK - Grammy- and Oscar-winning star Jennifer Hudson, introduced by two little girls, performed Wednesday for thousands of cheering charter school supporters in Brooklyn.
- GE finishes dredging dirty sediment from upper Hudson River Updated: Oct-05-15 4:39 pm
ALBANY, New York - General Electric said Monday it has completed its dredging of contaminated sediment from the upper Hudson River six years after a massive $2 billion federal Superfund cleanup began.
- US regulators say GE can dismantle Hudson PCB cleanup plant Updated: Oct-01-15 5:40 pm
ALBANY, New York - Federal regulators said Thursday they have no problem with General Electric dismantling a Hudson River PCB cleanup plant as six years of dredging wraps up, even though government advisers had asked to keep it in place while they assess results of the $2 billion cleanup.
- NY offers new round of grants for culverts in Hudson Valley Updated: Sep-28-15 4:40 am
ALBANY, New York - About $630,000 in new grant money is available from the state to help Hudson Valley communities deal with extreme weather.
- Senate approves measure backing Hudson rail project Updated: Sep-24-15 4:07 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - The state Senate is calling on the federal government to support a recent proposal from Governors Chris Christie of New Jersey and Andrew Cuomo of New York to build a new rail tunnel beneath the Hudson River.
- $32.75 million mortgage discrimination settlement with bank Updated: Sep-24-15 2:38 pm
WASHINGTON - Mortgage discrimination against black and Hispanic communities has led to a proposed $32.75 million settlement between Hudson City Savings Bank and the federal government.
- Steel sculpture dedication by the Walkway Over the Hudson Updated: Sep-23-15 3:06 am
POUGHKEEPSIE, New York - A steel sculpture that will be dedicated by the Walkway Over the Hudson was made from discarded sections of the old railway bridge.
- Police: Device left in Hudson Valley apartment wasn't a bomb Updated: Sep-17-15 6:44 am
SAUGERTIES, New York - Authorities say a device thought to be a bomb found in an abandoned Hudson Valley apartment turned out to be harmless.
- Man charged in fatal hit-and-run crash in Hudson Valley Updated: Sep-16-15 6:26 am
RHINEBECK, New York - Authorities say a 32-year-old Hudson Valley man is jailed on vehicular manslaughter and other charges after he was involved in a two-vehicle accident that claimed the life of a Kingston man.
- New anthology includes poem by white man using Chinese name Updated: Sep-08-15 9:28 pm
NEW YORK - Facing sharp criticism in the literary world and beyond, Sherman Alexie is defending his decision to include a poem by a white man writing under a Chinese pen name in "The Best American Poetry 2015."