In April, he pleaded guilty to five counts of possession of child porn.
A man from Ballston Lake pleaded guilty to attempting to make a terroristic threat.
An Albany police officer has been charged with violating an order of protection for the second time in a year.
General Electric will be dropped from the Dow Jones industrial average next week, ending the industrial conglomerate's more than 100-year run in the 30-company blue chip index.
A student has been arrested in connection with a lockdown at Van Antwerp Middle School in Niskayuna earlier this month.
A Rensselaer County farm is working to make sure some of the Capital District's most recent refugees have access to fresh produce.
Students were kept inside Tuesday afternoon at Farnsworth Middle School in Guilderland after a bear was spotted in the area.
Crews were continuing to clean up in parts of the Capital Region affected by Monday's storms.
Protestors will be outside the Albany County Judicial Center on Lodge Street Tuesday evening to demand an end to monetary bail.
It was a rude homecoming for a woman in Moreau Monday. She says she arrived home to find items stolen and the sound of someone quickly running away.
After opioid treatment programs showed promise in the Schenectady and Albany County jails, Senate Republicans are highlighting plans to expand the program across the state.
Two people have died in a Schoharie County crash. Police say a 16-year-old from Fort Plain was heading southbound on Route 145 in the town of Seward Monday afternoon when he crossed the median, went off the road and hit trees head-on.
A retrial has begun for ex-New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son on corruption charges.
NEW YORK (AP) — Big industrial and technology companies skidded Tuesday as the trade dispute between the U.S. and China threatened to come to a boil. Smaller companies less focused on overseas trade fared better, as did dividend-paying stocks.
Amazon could be setting up a distribution center in the Town of Schodack. A public hearing about the proposed center was held Monday night.
A new travel option is taking off at Albany International Airport this fall. Frontier Airlines will be joining the growing list of airlines serving the Capital Region.
Colonie Police say all emergency and non-emergency lines are now restored.
New York state plans to pay a pharmaceutical company up to $24 million as it researches tick-borne diseases like Lyme disease.
Voters in Fort Edward and Johnstown school districts will vote again Tuesday on school budgets.
Staying cool is going to be a challenge once again for people in Troy. That's because for another summer, they will not have access to a city pool.
The Capital Region was spending Monday trying to keep cool on one of the hottest days so far this year. The combined heat and humidity made it feel even hotter than the actual temperature. Young kids and the elderly were told to be extra careful.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump announced Monday he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an independent military service branch aimed at ensuring American supremacy in space - though he may have limited power to develop a new military command.
The extreme heat and humidity fueled thunderstorms on Monday. As of Monday evening, there were reports of trees and wires down in Saratoga, Rensselaer, Bennington and Washington counties.
Health Commissioner Howard Zucker said Monday in Brooklyn that officials examined the pros and cons of legalizing, regulating and taxing marijuana and determined the benefits of legalization outweighed the negatives.
Hudson police have found the man they were looking for in connection with the deadly shooting of 19-year-old Inderly InStinfil, Sunday night.
WASHINGTON (AP) — An unapologetic President Donald Trump defended his administration's border-protection policies Monday in the face of rising national outrage over the forced separation of migrant children from their parents. Calling for tough action against illegal immigration, Trump declared the U.S. "will not be a migrant camp" on his watch.
TOKYO (AP) - Residents in western Japan were cleaning up debris Monday evening after a powerful earthquake hit the area around Osaka, the country's second-largest city, killing four people and injuring hundreds while knocking over walls and setting off fires.
The summer travel season is expected to be one of the busiest on record at Albany International Airport.
A former top official in the New York Democratic Party is kicking off an independent run for governor.
Defense lawyers told jurors at the start of a New York trial that they'll discover prosecutors were wrong to say a university president conspired with construction company executives to rig bids for upstate projects.
Massachusetts' highest court has struck down a proposed "millionaire tax" ballot question, blocking it from going before state voters in November.
Authorities say troubled rapper-singer XXXtentacion has been fatally shot in Florida.
State police say they found a drunk woman asleep at the wheel in Montgomery County.
An Albany man is under arrest accused of stealing a truck from the fire department.
Another former employee at the Eagleton School in Great Barrington appeared in Berkshire Superior Court Monday.
The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office says one person is dead after a head-on collision on Route 67.
A 22-year-old Albany man has died after a recent stabbing.
An Albany man is under arrest after police say he hit a police officer and his patrol car with his dirt bike.
A World War II veteran celebrated a big milestone on Sunday. Colonie resident John McCoy turned 100 years old.
The New York state Assembly has again endorsed a single-payer universal health care system.
A former president of the State University of New York's Polytechnic Institute and several construction company executives are set for trial Monday on corruption charges stemming from their alleged rigging of bids in an upstate development plan known as the Buffalo Billion.
Shooting broke out at an all-night art festival in Trenton, New Jersey, early Sunday, sending people stampeding from the scene and leaving one suspect dead and 20 people injured, a local prosecutor said.
Hudson Police are searching for a person of interest, Mohammed H. Morshed, after a 19-year-old was shot and killed in Hudson just before 8:30 p.m. last night.
Vermont Lt. Gov. David Zuckerman is urging constituents to contact lawmakers and urge them to override Republican Gov. Phil Scott's veto of the state budget.
A Niskayuna man has been charged with identity theft.
Union College held its 224th commencement ceremony on Sunday.
Fort Orange Brewing on North Pearl Street celebrated Father’s Day on Sunday.
Rising temperatures can be deadly for children, pets and the elderly. Safety is the minds of many as locals prepare.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A top White House adviser on Sunday distanced the Trump administration from responsibility for separating migrant children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, even though the administration put in place and could easily end a policy that has led to a spike in cases of split and distraught families.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Sunday the president might pardon his jailed, onetime campaign chairman and others ensnared in the Russia investigation once special counsel Robert Mueller's work wraps up, if he believed they were treated "unfairly."
A helicopter was used to bring roofing materials to the top of Albany's 44-story Corning Tower on Sunday.
The city of Albany celebrated Father's Day with its annual Dad Fest in Washington Park.
LifeNet 7-1 landed at RPI's baseball field at around 1:00 p.m. after a fire was reported Sunday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says his deal with North Korea's Kim Jong Un will save tens of millions of people from a potential nuclear war. Now he just has to get everyone else on board.
NEW YORK (AP) — The push toward immigration votes in the House is intensifying the divide among Republicans on one of the party's most animating issues and fueling concerns that a voter backlash could cost the GOP control of the House in November.
Sailors that were killed in World War II, Korea, Vietnam and during the Cold War years were honored Saturday at the USS Slater.
Tomorrow marks a tragic anniversary. A traditional Father's Day picnic in Albany's South End turned deadly on Father’s Day 2017.
New York State Police say an Averill Park man has been arrested for breaking into three local businesses.
Albany police are investigating what they believe is a shooting.
The Special Olympics are underway at Siena College this weekend.