Wayne Post
Posted at 2:01 AM

By Curt SmithIn 1935, Cole Porter penned the lilting “Friendship,” which concluded “Just a perfect blendship. When other friendships have been forgot, ours will still be hot.” They don’t make songs like that any more, nor American presidents, either.To call Barack Obama a failure as chief executive is to dub the Mississippi a stream. Understatement. One reason for his ignominy is inability to distinguish friend from foe.In Australia, Obama trashes United...

Posted at 2:01 AM

I finished up my year-end charitable tax deductible donations early this year. I try, like most of us, to make donations during the year to worthy organizations whenever the needs and opportunities present themselves, but I can’t seem to give up...

Posted at 2:01 AM

In 2014, we said goodbye to some legendary entertainers and influential performers. From unexpected deaths to the passing of Hollywood A-list celebrities, here’s a look at some of the stars who are gone but not forgotten.

Updated at 11:25 PM

Priceless advice for hosting a fun and fabulous holiday dinner.

Updated at 11:06 PM

An AirAsia plane with 162 people aboard lost contact with ground control on Sunday after takeoff from Indonesia on the way to Singapore, and the airline said search and rescue operations were underway.

Posted at 11:05 PM

As if we needed another reason to envy her, Jennifer Lawrence has been named the top-grossing...

Updated at 10:38 PM

Former President George H.W. Bush will remain in a Houston hospital through the weekend after experiencing shortness of breath earlier this week.

Updated at 8:51 PM

A 24-year-old police officer and a suspect are dead after a shootout in Flagstaff, Arizona, on Saturday afternoon.

Updated at 8:46 PM

Donald Derby, 40, is now in satisfactory condition at Strong Memorial Hospital. Derby’s girlfriend, 45-year-old Jennifer Hurlburt, was killed in the crash.

Updated at 6:31 PM

Lawmakers returning to Albany in January are expected to focus on financial matters, specifically whether New York's $5 billion bank settlements windfall should be used on bridges, roads, sewers and other infrastructure.

Updated at 4:13 PM

A funeral for the Albany-area 5-year-old murdered last week was held Saturday morning.

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10
    • Events Calendar