One person in Schenectady was taken to the hospital after a shooting in broad daylight Monday.
MIAMI (AP) - Dominica Prime Minister Roosevelt Skeritt says there are initial reports of "widespread devastation" in the small island from Hurricane Marie.
The deployment of more than 100 members of the New York Army National Guard and state police to the U.S. Virgin Islands to help with hurricane recovery efforts is on hold because of another storm approaching the region.
There will be a new area code in the Capital Region starting Tuesday.
In light of nationwide concerns about carbon monoxide poisoning with Ford Interceptors, the law enforcement version of the Explorer, the Niskayuna Police Department is keeping tabs on CO in all its vehicles.
State police have now officially identified the two people killed in a fiery Milton crash on Friday. They say 60-year-old Jerry Burke and a passenger, 57-year-old William Bischoff died of multiple blunt force injuries.
Chris Meyer has conceded the Republican primary for Rensselaer County executive. State Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin was leading Meyer after Primary Night last Tuesday and Meyer would have needed to win a huge chunk of absentee ballots to win the primary.
CINCINNATI (AP) - A new gorilla is making himself at home at the Cincinnati Zoo.
LONDON (AP) — The two suspects detained over last week's London subway bombing are an 18-year-old refugee from Iraq and a 21-year old from Syria, both of whom were fostered by a British couple, according to a local official and media reports.
Former federal prosecutor and outspoken White House critic Preet Bharara is launching a podcast.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing tougher state regulations for credit reporting agencies such as Equifax in the wake of the massive hacking of the Atlanta-based company's computers.
A high-speed chase and crash in Warren County have a Saratoga County man facing charges.
A man from Watervliet pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to conspiring to distribute cocaine. Francisco Rivera, 37, admitted that he arranged for someone in Puerto Rico to mail him the drugs in boxes containing scented candles or board games.
The new rooms are in partnership with St. Peter's Health Partners.
Toys "R" Us could be headed for bankruptcy before the holiday shopping season. According to people familiar with the matter, Toys "R" Us is preparing for a potential bankruptcy filing that could come before the holiday sales season.
At a time when kids all seem to be glued to their smartphones and tablets, some students in Schenectady were getting excited about books.
The State Office complex in Bennington was locked down after reports of a shooting Monday morning, but that turned out not to be the case.
Glenville Police tell us a motorcyclist is dead following an accident at Freemans Bridge Road and Sunnyside Road.
A mother and son from Hoosick Falls are charged with grand larceny in Saratoga County.
BOSTON (AP) - Supporters of legislation that would gradually raise the minimum wage in Massachusetts to $15 an hour are preparing to make their case to state lawmakers.
Senator Chuck Schumer is keeping his eye on gas prices. The New York senator is urging the Federal Trade Commission to launch a "gouge watch" to prevent gas prices from sticking where they are.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York State Bar Association will kick off a campaign this week in support of a constitutional convention.
NEW YORK (AP) — If President Donald Trump's ears have been burning thanks to late-night TV, especially "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," they must have positively sizzled Sunday as Colbert hosted the Emmy Awards.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Striking teachers in Vermont's largest city are expected to be back on the picket line as the strike enters its second week.
Dozens of animals were killed in a barn fire in Fort Ann.
Fire crews battled a house fire at 19 New Turnpike Road on Sunday morning. The call came in just before 1 a.m.
One of the two victims of a fiery crash in Milton has been identified. Law enforcement sources say Jerry Burke was killed in the crash on Middleline Road Friday night.
An Albany woman was arrested after allegedly leading police on a chase through the city.
The law enforcement community came together Sunday to support one of its own.
A family fundraiser Sunday hoped to bring the arts to the Center for Disability Services.
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 1 million Americans await a hearing to see whether they qualify for disability benefits from Social Security, with the average wait nearly two years — longer than some of them will live.
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump is making his debut at the United Nations and taking his complaints about the world body straight to the source.
Hundreds of runners hit the pavement to remember a local woman who was an advocate for people with mental health issues.
Supporters of legislation that would gradually raise the minimum wage in Massachusetts to $15 an hour are preparing to make their case to state lawmakers.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump administration will press its concerns about unexplained incidents harming American diplomats in Cuba during a meeting this week in Washington, as the United States considers shuttering its recently re-opened Embassy in Havana.
A civic planning organization is proposing a trail network connecting New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.
New York's Working Families Party is celebrating several local victories in the recent primary elections.
High school coaches in New York are being encouraged to talk to their athletes about safe driving - and they could win $3,000 cash for their efforts.
A Glens Falls legend was honored in his hometown on Saturday.
MIAMI (AP) - Authorities have issued a hurricane watch for Puerto Rico as Hurricane Maria churns toward the Eastern Caribbean amid forecasts it could become a major hurricane by Monday night or early Tuesday.
A community group is pushing for harsher sentences for criminals who murder children and teens.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - An Oregon parent wanted details about school employees getting paid to stay home. A retired educator sought data about student performance in Louisiana. And college journalists in Kentucky requested documents about the investigations of employees accused of sexual misconduct.
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's been a long eight months in the wilderness for Democrats, but if any two were going to find their way back to the action it was Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and his House counterpart, Nancy Pelosi.
Hundreds of riders hit the pavement in Saratoga Springs on Saturday for a good cause.
A ceremony was held Saturday to honor the late Albany educator Anthony "Tony" Clement.
State Police say a second person has died after a fiery crash in the town of Milton.
WASHINGTON (AP) - New guidance released Friday by the Pentagon makes it clear that any transgender troops currently in the military can re-enlist in the next several months, even as the department debates how broadly to enforce a ban on their service ordered by President Donald Trump.
Can you name a First Amendment right? If you can answer that question, you’re not the average American. That's according to a new survey from the University of Pennsylvania.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans spooked world markets in their ardor to cut spending when Democrat Barack Obama was in the White House. Now, with Republican President Donald Trump pressing for politically popular tax cuts and billions more for the military, few in the GOP are complaining about the nation's soaring debt.
NEW YORK (AP) - President Donald Trump will use his debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly next week to offer warmth to the United States' allies and warnings to its adversaries.
A team of 20 nurses, physician assistants, medical administrators, combat medics and a doctor will be traveling to St. Thomas Island in the next few days.
A new media press box to be built on the Shenendehowa football sidelines will memorialize Christopher Stewart, the Plainsmen captain killed by a drunk driver in 2012.
It was all about science, technology, engineering and math - or STEM - at the Back to School Expo on Saturday at the Empire State Plaza.
Albany's construction industry is booming but needs the skilled workforce to meet demand.
Fifteen cats and 31 dogs from Palm Beach, Fla. are now at various shelters in the Capital Region.
A new gym is opening in Ballston Spa Saturday and it's goal is inclusion.
There has been another shooting in Hudson, tied to months of crime. It happened in front of the D & D Deli and Grocery Thursday evening.
Kevin Gonyea was arraigned Friday on seven counts, including second-degree murder. Prosecutors say Gonyea killed his grandmother because he tired of caring for her and wanted to move back to Florida.
He admitted to trying to kill his girlfriend, but Friday afternoon Jonathan Vilbrin said the punishment doesn't fit the crime.
A man from Ballston Spa is accused of stealing $90,000 from a relative.