FORT DRUM — In honor of Vice President Michael R. Pence’s visit to Fort Drum today, we wish to honor the more than 320 10th Mountain Division soldiers who died fighting the global war on terror in the Middle East. The following names were provided by Fort Drum Public Affairs, and include tho… Read More ⇒

President Donald Trump’s iron grip over the Republican Party slipped on Wednesday, as a small but vocal group of his fellow party members — including No. 3 House Republican Liz Cheney — voted to impeach him in a historic rebuke that drew battle lines in the coming war for the soul of the GOP. Read More ⇒

A new biodegradable drinking straw, called a phade straw, is appearing in Dunkin’ stores in the U.S. Its manufacturer, WinCup says it’s meant to be composted at home or in an industrial facility. But it also knows you might not compost it at all — and that’s OK. Read More ⇒

ALBANY — The state needs more dosages of the COVID-19 vaccine after about 50,000 fewer doses were allocated to New York from the federal government this week, further hindering sluggish allocation to localities and distribution to millions of eligible New Yorkers, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday. Read More ⇒