The lobby of Bellevue Hospital is seen, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in New York. Dr. Craig Spencer, a resident of New York City and a member of Doctors Without Borders, was admitted to Bellevue on Thursday and has been diagnosed with Ebola.

After 1st Ebola case in NYC, 3 others quarantined

NEW YORK (AP) — Officials tried to tamp down New Yorkers' fears Friday after a doctor was diagnosed with Ebola in a city where millions of people squeeze into crowded subways, buses and elevators every day.

  • Saratoga Co. woman accused of stealing from elderly woman
  • Contractor working at GlobalFoundries asked to stay home after trip to Dallas
  • Armed robbery reported on UAlbany campus
  • Man dies after jumping from moving car

  • NY governor hopefuls debate economy, leadership

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger traded insults and clashed over the economy and corruption during the only scheduled debate of the governor's race.

  • County exec. upset over train derailment communication gap

    Officials are on the scene of a train derailment at the CSX Rail Yard in Selkirk. Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple, says 20-25 cars jumped rails and one of them is leaning on a propane tank.

  • FEMA spending $14 million to upgrade two area bridges

    FEMA will spend $13,888,000 to upgrade two Capital Region bridges. The town of Warrensburg will get $8 million for the Route 28 bridge over the Hudson River, and the town of Claverack in Columbia County will get $5,580,000 for the Route 9H bridge over the Taghkanic Creek.

  • Police investigate hit and run in Colonie

    Police are trying to find the driver who hit a pedestrian in Colonie Tuesday morning and fled the scene. They say 76-year-old Ann Wilsey was crossing Central Avenue near Fuller Road and was struck by a car.

  • Organization celebrates 85 years of helping women

    These days, there aren’t many businesses, groups or people who can boast about their longevity, but a local group can. The Zonta Club of Albany has been around for 85 years, and they’re still going strong.

Waste Watchers

  • The cost of closing a prison

    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.

NewsChannel 13 In-Depth

  • Prison horse program changes lives

    Prison officials marked a major anniversary at Wallkill Correctional Facility on Thursday. For 30 years they've been rescuing thoroughbred horses and helping inmates develop better attitudes with a unique horse therapy program. NewsChannel 13 went back to Wallkill to check on an inmate we've been following through the program.


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