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Tensions remain high in Troy after police-involved shooting

Tensions remain high in Troy after police-involved shooting


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Trump disbands business councils

Psychological evaluation ordered for Glens Falls murder suspect

Another horse dies at Saratoga

Donations now exceed stolen Pop Warner funds

Counselors on hand after death of South Glens Falls student

Water Supervisor out in Mechanicville amid significant water issues

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Ground broken on new hotel at Crossgates Mall

Ground was broken Wednesday on a new five-story, dual-branded hotel at Crossgates Mall.


Schenectady man accused of stealing kids toys and clothing

A Schenectady man is accused of stealing children’s toys and clothing already wrapped up to be Christmas presents.


Fort Ann closer to acquiring site of Revolutionary War battle

An upstate New York town is a step closer to acquiring a Revolutionary War battlefield that had been considered for a quarry business.


China tells US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats

BEIJING (AP) β€” China is telling the U.S. and North Korea to "hit the brakes" on threatening words and actions and work toward a peaceful resolution of their dispute, in a sign of growing concern over the standoff on the part of Pyongyang's only major ally.


Grand jury hands up Glens Falls murder indictment

Crystal Riley and her 4-year-old daughter, Lilly Frasier, were found murdered in their Glens Falls home on Friday. A grand jury handed up an indictment Tuesday against 21-year-old Bryan Redden.


Rising tensions with North Korea bring back nuclear fears

LOS ANGELES (AP) - After the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, the era of nuclear nightmares - of the atomic arms race, of backyard bomb shelters, of schoolchildren diving under desks to practice their survival skills in the event of an attack - seemed to finally, thankfully, fade into history.


US decries Islamic State 'genocide' of Christians, others

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration denounced the Islamic State group on Tuesday for carrying out "genocide" against Christians and other religious minorities in areas under its control.


Charlottesville to mourn woman killed at rally in memorial

Mourners will gather in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Wednesday to honor the woman who was killed when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally.


Santabarbara and AARP rallying against National Grid proposed rate hike

National Grid wants to raise your electric rates by 18 percent and natural gas rates by 21 percent.


Commissioner Wayne Bennett 1946 - 2017

Schenectady Public Safety Commissioner Wayne Bennett is being remembered as a man of "uncompromised integrity." Bennett, the former NYS Police Superintendent, died of cancer Tuesday morning. He was 71.


Pop Warner team deals with clubhouse theft

The North Colonie Pop Warner football program is asking the public for help, after someone broke into their clubhouse and took $1,300.


Bicyclist, motorcyclist die in collision

A bicycle and motorcycle collided at Route 32 and Clark Road in Moreau Tuesday morning.


Defiant Trump again blames "both sides" in Virginia protest

NEW YORK (AP) β€” President Donald Trump defiantly blamed "both sides" for the weekend violence between white supremacists and counterdemonstrators in Virginia, seeking to rebuff the widespread criticism of his handling of the emotionally-charged protests while showing sympathy for the fringe group's efforts to preserve Confederate monuments.


New York factory activity rises, nears 3-year high in August

WASHINGTON (AP) - Factory activity in New York surged this month to the highest level in nearly three years.


Rudy Giuliani undergoes surgery after falling on vacation

NEW YORK (AP) - Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani was rushed to the hospital for emergency surgery over the weekend after falling while on vacation on Long Island.


Former sheriff's deputy charged with weapons possession

A former Saratoga County sheriff's deputy is facing charges again. Shawn Glans, 51, is accused of having several rifles and a handgun that he was not authorized to have.


NY Gov. Cuomo: Expand hate crime law after Charlottesville

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing changes to the state's hate crimes law following the deadly white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.


Police: Man found with 42 bags of heroin

Alert police officers are being credited with getting heroin and a loaded gun off the streets of Berkshire County.


Trump disbands business councils

President Donald Trump says he's ending a pair of White House advisory councils that were staffed by corporate chief executives.


Man hospitalized in Schoharie County trailer collapse

A man is in stable but serious condition at Albany Medical Center following a trailer collapse in Schoharie County.


Troy police investigate officer-involved shooting

Troy police are investigating what led to the shooting of a 22-year-old man by police Tuesday evening.


Court appearance adjourned for man accused of killing wife

There was no plea Tuesday in the case of a Saratoga County man accused of killing his wife.


5 researchers share $500,000 prize for work on gene editing

They will receive the award at a ceremony Sept. 27 in Albany.


CDTA honored with major public transportation award

CDTA, the bus, bike and trolley authority, announced that it has received a major award for its work.


Schenectady woman admits to stealing $50k+ in welfare benefits

A Schenectady woman admits to defrauding the state welfare system. The state inspector general says 36-year-old Victoria Bell pleaded guilty on Tuesday to applying for welfare benefits, while failing to mention that she was living with her husband, who was bringing in more than $45,000 a year.


New York gives foster families chance to camp for free

New York state has given hundreds of foster families a chance to camp for free.


Mom, toddlers shot in Hudson

A mom and two toddlers were shot in Hudson Sunday night. The shots were fired at a home in the 500 block of State Street. Police say the shooter was so brazen he fired his weapon with a cop standing nearby.


Defiant Trump renews criticism of 'both sides' in protest

NEW YORK (AP) - President Donald Trump is defiantly blaming "both sides" for the weekend violence between white supremacists and counter-demonstrators in Virginia and rebuffing the widespread criticism of his handling of the emotionally-charged protests.


Police question how Glens Falls murder suspect knew victims

Police are releasing new details about what happened Friday inside 148 South Street in Glens Falls. When it was over, a 33-year-old mom and her 4-year-old daughter were dead.


Nonprofit, salon gives free makeovers to women with cancer

A local salon has partnered with a national nonprofit to help make women with cancer feel beautiful.


Albany County corrections officer arraigned on sexual abuse charges

An Albany County Corrections Officer is charged with sexual abuse. Brandon Austin of Albany was arraigned Monday on a multi-count indictment.


Girl killed in France pizzeria attack, brother injured

Police say a 13-year-old girl was killed and her younger brother received life-threatening injuries when a driver steered his car into a pizzeria east of Paris.


Ceremony honors those who donated bodies to science

A ceremony held at two Albany cemeteries honored the lives of 230 people who chose to donate their bodies, after death, to science.


Make-a-Wish recipient offers thanks to company that helped

Tyler Murray from Greenwich got his wish. The 15-year-old loves Nike sneakers. He has always wanted to visit Nike’s headquarters in Oregon and meet famed shoe designer Tinker Hatfield.


Cohoes unveils program to help juvenile offenders

Cohoes is launching a new crime prevention program that uses mentors as positive role models. It's called the United Against Crime Community Action Network, or UCAN.


Albany rally protests demonstrations by white supremacists

Activists gathered in downtown Albany on Sunday to speak out against the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday.
 


Foot chase leads police to stolen gun

A foot chase in Troy leads to an arrest and a stolen gun. Troy police say they stopped 18-year-old Christopher Williams to ask him questions about two recent cases late Sunday afternoon, but they say when they started talking, he took off.


Schoharie County man accused of inappropriate relationship with teen

A Schoharie County man is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a 14-year-old girl. Christopher Machia, 30, faces charges including child endangerment and sexual abuse.


Fire damages Gloversville home

Fire has damaged a home in Gloversville. Seven people had to be evacuated.


Albany mayor leads Democratic opponents in primary poll

Albany’s current mayor is leading the field going into next month's Democratic primary.


'El Chapo' seeking new lawyers in US drug trafficking case

NEW YORK (AP) - Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman wants new lawyers in his U.S. drug trafficking case.


Candlelight vigil being held in light of deadly Virginia violence

The deadly car attack in Charlottesville, Va. over the weekend is prompting a candlelight vigil in Glens Falls City Park on Monday evening. The clear message will be that when evil visits any community in America, it visits every community in America.


NY Gov. Cuomo OKs tougher penalties for bomb threats

The Democratic governor approved the legislation on Monday. It was passed by the state Legislature earlier this year in response to a string of bomb threats called into Jewish Community Centers in New York and elsewhere in the country.


The Latest: Victim's mother: Find a way to make a difference

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) β€” The Latest on a memorial service for the woman killed when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally (all times local):


Trade show for horseracing enthusiasts opens

 A fan fest and trade show for horseracing enthusiasts opened Monday in Saratoga Springs. It’s called Equestricon.


Flag football benefit held for Colonie burn victim

The money raised will be used for Niko's medical bills and other assistance he might need in the future.


US officials says confrontation with North Korea not imminent

Senior U.S. national security officials said Sunday that a military confrontation with North Korea is not imminent, but they cautioned that the possibility of war is greater than it was a decade ago.


Peerless Pool closing for the summer

Swimmers got their last chance to beat the heat this season at the Peerless Pool on Sunday.


Police: Schenectady woman drove drunk with grandson in car

A Schenectady woman was arrested after police say she was caught driving drunk with her 4-year-old grandson in the car.


Warrensburg man accused of injuring trooper

A Warrensburg man is behind bars, accused of injuring a state trooper.


Hudson police investigating shooting

A woman was shot in Hudson after police say someone opened fire on a car with an infant inside.


New Scotland woman charged with assault

A New Scotland woman is accused of attacking someone with a candle holder.


Vigil held for mother, daughter victims of double murder

People in Glens Falls are mourning the loss of a mother and her 4-year-old daughter.


Trump speaks on Charlottesville: 'Racism is evil'

WASHINGTON (AP) - Under pressure all weekend, President Donald Trump on Monday named and condemned hate groups as "repugnant" and declared "racism is evil" in an updated, more forceful statement on the deadly, race-fueled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia.


Cuomo starts petition pressing Trump on white supremacists

The Democratic governor of Trump's home state launched the online petition Sunday, a day after a woman was killed when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting the racist rally.


US debate on arming Ukraine puts pressure on Russia, Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) - Seeking leverage with Russia, the Trump administration has reopened consideration of long-rejected plans to give Ukraine lethal weapons, even if that would plunge the United States deeper into the former Soviet republic's conflict.


Graham says GOP in trouble if Obama's health care law stands

WASHINGTON (AP) β€” A GOP senator says all Republicans are in trouble politically if they're unable to scrap former President Barack Obama's health care law and replace it with a better one.


Pence praises Argentina's economic reforms

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) β€” Vice President Mike Pence is praising Argentine President Mauricio Macri's "bold reform agenda" during a visit to that country, calling Macri's efforts to transform Argentina's economy an "inspiration."


Farmer Olympics held in Pittsfield

The Olympic Games may still be months away, but people in Pittsfield took part in another kind of Olympics on Sunday.


Hunters reminded to submit bear teeth

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is reminding successful bear hunters that they are required to submit a bear tooth to help wildlife scientists gather information about the population.


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Pittsfield protesters rally in support of art

Pittsfield protesters rally in support of art

Troy event fights back against bullying

Troy event fights back against bullying

Capital Region motorcycle clubs honor late veteran

Capital Region motorcycle clubs honor late veteran

Glens Falls homeless man pleads not guilty to double murder

Glens Falls homeless man pleads not guilty to double murder

Suspected thief sought in Saratoga County

Suspected thief sought in Saratoga County

Stillwater man accused of stealing deck

Stillwater man accused of stealing deck

APNewsBreak: Beyond bluster, US, NKorea in regular contact

APNewsBreak: Beyond bluster, US, NKorea in regular contact

Trump signs bill to fund veterans medical care program

President-elect Donald Trump talks with reporters after meeting with Alibaba Executive Chairman Jack Ma at Trump Tower in New York, Monday, Jan. 9, 2017.

Vermont Meals on Wheels advocates worry as demand is up

Vermont Meals on Wheels advocates worry as demand is up

Capitol Watch: Hygiene products in jails; vacant Senate seat

Capitol Watch: Hygiene products in jails; vacant Senate seat

'Best Day Ever' birthday surprise for terminally ill teen

'Best Day Ever' birthday surprise for terminally ill teen

Trump warns North Korea that US is 'locked and loaded'

Trump warns North Korea that US is 'locked and loaded'

State Supreme Court dismisses DA's lawsuit over police-involved shooting

State Supreme Court dismisses DA's lawsuit over police-involved shooting

Washington County man admits to trying to kill ex-girlfriend

Washington County man admits to trying to kill ex-girlfriend

Former detective chases down stranger standing in his bedroom

Former detective chases down stranger standing in his bedroom

Algae tested at Million Dollar Beach in Lake George

Algae tested at Million Dollar Beach in Lake George

Troy fire deemed accidental

Troy fire deemed accidental

Go-kart demonstration highlights distracted driving dangers

Go-kart demonstration highlights distracted driving dangers

Police issue 21,000+ tickets during driver crackdown

Police issue 21,000+ tickets during driver crackdown

Corinth man arrested in connection to Lake George bar incident

Luke Tallman

Boy with autism showered with rainbows

Boy with autism showered with rainbows

Senior citizens gather school supplies for refugee kids

Senior citizens gather school supplies for refugee kids

NY to allow use of medical marijuana lozenges and lotions

NY to allow use of medical marijuana lozenges and lotions

Graduation ceremony held for New York State Police K9s

Graduation ceremony held for New York State Police K9s

Motorcycle clubs joining forces to honor vet killed in accident

Motorcycle clubs joining forces to honor vet killed in accident

Summer program introduces Schenectady girls to STEM careers

Summer program introduces Schenectady girls to STEM careers

Poll: Most say time to stop trying to repeal 'Obamacare'

Mitch McConnell, John Barrasso

Trump-McConnell escalating feud undercuts stalled agenda

Mitch McConnell

DeVos say school vouchers part of tax overhaul discussions

DeVos say school vouchers part of tax overhaul discussions

Massachusetts rolls out new rules to curb greenhouse gas emissions

Massachusetts rolls out new rules to curb greenhouse gas emissions

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