Plans to build a new jail on a piece of farmland in Schoharie have been scrapped. That means the county has to start all over again, and continue shuttling inmates to Albany County Jail, which is costing a lot of money.
You've heard of the LLC loophole but we've found a brand new one. Usually the loophole helps campaign donors to get around contribution limits. However, the NewsChannel 13 “Waste Watchers” team has discovered it’s also keeping you from knowing who the state is doing business with and this affects millions of your tax dollars.
NewsChannel 13 has received a long-awaited response from the Department Of Corrections and Community Supervision. It's regarding taxpayer money spent to pay employees long after the inmates were gone from Mount McGregor State Prison.
The suspect accused of opening fire inside an Albany bar and killing a man on the morning of Thanksgiving injured himself while trying to get away from police. That's according to sources close to the investigation.
The government should cancel its multibillion-dollar order for new Air Force One presidential planes, Donald Trump declared Tuesday, serving notice he's ready to jump in and start making decisions six weeks before his inauguration.
A Schenectady man is under arrest, accused of buying a pair of sneakers with fake money. Police say Milo Martinez had set up a meeting with a local man he met on the app "Let Go" to buy the sneakers from him.
Oil pipeline protesters from North Dakota to North Pearl Street in Albany are celebrating a tempered victory, concerned that the incoming Trump Administration could reverse the Army Corps of Engineers decision NOT to issue a permit to build a pipeline through tribal territory.