A father and daughter are speaking out about how they helped save a girl who fell from a ride at Six Flags Great Escape Saturday night.
A man arrested outside a high school graduation at Proctors last week was in court Monday morning. Clifton Rock was taken into custody on Friday and the incident was captured on cell phone video.
Ridesharing has arrived in the Berkshires. NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Berkshire Eagle report Uber and Lyft made the move quietly.
Russia says they are using military helicopters and rescue teams looking for a missing mountain climber who grew up in Catskill. Steven Beare, who is now a police officer in Colorado, hasn't been seen since June 14, when a storm hit the Russian mountain he was climbing alone.
The Red Cross is helping a family of five, after a fire in Amsterdam. The fire broke out in a downstairs apartment of 11 Garden Street, just after 7 p.m. Sunday evening.
NEW YORK (AP) — Several potential jurors at the federal securities fraud trial of Martin "Pharma Bro" Shkreli were excused on Monday after telling the judge they couldn't be impartial toward the flamboyant former pharmaceutical CEO because of his notoriety for raising the cost of a life-saving drug 5,000 percent.
SUMMIT - A man in Schoharie County betrays a family member -- all to get out of a speeding ticket.
Shattered by recall costs and lawsuits, Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. filed Monday for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S., saying it was the only way it could keep on supplying replacements for faulty air bag inflators linked to the deaths of at least 16 people.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The 200th anniversary of the Erie Canal's groundbreaking will be marked next month with a musical celebration along the waterway.
The Albany Symphony Orchestra will perform seven world premieres from July 2 to July 8 along the canal in a series of concerts called Water Music New York. The title is a nod to George Frideric Handel's "Water Music," which was first performed 300 years ago on the River Thames in London.
The orchestra will play in Albany, Schenectady, Amsterdam, Little Falls, Baldwinsville, Brockport and Lockport. Each performance will be preceded by a celebration of local culture and history.
The chances of finding an orange lobster are about 1 in 10 million. For the second time in just one month, one has been found at a local Price Chopper store.
DENVER (AP) — A Colorado clash between gay rights and religion started as an angry Facebook posting about a wedding cake but now has big implications for anti-discrimination laws in 22 states.
The Evans duo from Galway is taking off on another big adventure, putting a national spotlight on the special needs community.
A Glenmont woman who stole more than $78,000 in Social Security benefits was sentenced Monday.
It's the end of another beautiful day at The Great Escape, just like Saturday when Loren Lent's kids were on their last ride. That's when the Glenville man looked up and saw a 14-year-old girl from Delaware dangling 20 or more feet above ground.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags lined streets for gay pride parades Sunday in coast-to-coast events that took both celebratory and political tones, the latter a reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era.
The legislative session in Albany is over, and lawmakers are touting accomplishments regarding college affordability and juvenile justice.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he doesn't think congressional Republicans are "that far off" on passing a health overhaul to replace "the dead carcass of Obamacare" and believes his majority party is "going to get there."
A 47-year-old man has died from his injuries after a stabbing in Albany.
WASHINGTON (AP) — To see where Justice Neil Gorsuch might fit on the Supreme Court, watch the company he keeps.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Why are Republicans struggling mightily to reach a consensus on how to overhaul the nation's tax system?
DETROIT (AP) - Jennifer Carr knows she's not the profile of a typical college student. The Detroit-area woman is 37 and has battled alcohol and heroin addiction. She's also been homeless in the past and even now is categorized as someone who is precariously housed.
People in Troy now have a way to enjoy the beautiful weather and stay fit at the same time.
Thousands of Ham Radio operators showed off their emergency capabilities on Sunday. It was all part of the annual National Field Day.
A Lake George man is arrested, accused of driving with a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit.
An Amsterdam man is behind bars after State Police say he drove drunk with two young children in the car.
Massachusetts lawmakers are taking another look at distracted driving.
Over the last nine years, the Leatherstocking Honor Flight has taken nearly 3,000 veterans to Washington D.C. to see monuments dedicated to them. But many vets are simply too sick or too old to fly. So on Saturday, they were honored at home.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's bull-in-a-china-shop approach to the presidency hasn't helped him notch significant victories on Capitol Hill over his first five months in office. The nuts and bolts of legislation and the maddening, unpredictable ways and rhythms of Congress can seem foreign to him. Most of his top advisers have little Washington experience — and it's showed.
Million Dollar Beach is back open. The beach was shut down three days ago because of high levels of bacteria that made it unsafe for beachgoers.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Military chiefs will seek a six-month delay before letting transgender people enlist in their services, officials said Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The last day of the Supreme Court's term was notable not only for what was announced but also for what wasn't.
A local fire department is celebrating a special milestone.
The Supreme Court is letting the Trump administration enforce its 90-day ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries, overturning lower court orders that blocked it.
A multi-year outdoor recreation campaign is underway in New York.
The arts and humanities in New York state are in line to receive federal grants totaling over $16.5 million.
The state Department of Health is boosting New York's medical marijuana program to meet growing demand.
Albany County Executive Dan McCoy is reaching out to residents in the hill towns. On Saturday, McCoy opened the Albany County Center for Essential Supportive Services Office.
A man is dead after a motorcycle accident in the town of Charlton.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans in full control of government are on the brink of history-making changes to the nation's health care system. The impact for consumers would go well beyond "Obamacare."
WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo says he thinks disclosure of America's secret intelligence is on the rise, fueled partly by the "worship" of leakers like Edward Snowden.
New York State Police cancelled a Missing Child Alert relating to the disappearance of 10-year-old Namine Archer at 1:20 p.m. Saturday
Massachusetts' "digital front door" is getting a makeover.
The investigation into Friday morning’s devastating fire on North Manning Boulevard continues. Around 40 people, including about 20 children, are now homeless and have lost everything. But the community is stepping up to help.
A Glens Falls man is facing charges after authorities say he assaulted an acquaintance with a shovel.
SARATOGA SPRINGS - The mayor is one of many with questions for federal immigration agents after three so-called raids here in the past month. The most recent, just this week.
The Trump administration says the $193 billion cut over ten years will motivate able-bodied adults to get off government assistance. Gillibrand argued at the press event that the president's budget is going to leave local families hungry.
A fire across the street from Freihofer’s Bakery in Albany forces dozens of people out into the street and turns ordinary men into heroes.
Cell phone video of a parent being detained and hit by Schenectady Police made the rounds on social media. Police and the family involved share different versions of what happened before the video started.
Tasheem Maeweather was sentenced to 2 1/2 to 7 years in prison on Friday in connection to a shooting at Crossgates Mall.
QUEENSBURY - A girl was seriously injured after she fell Saturday evening from a ride at Six Flags Great Escape in Queensbury.
A Johnstown woman now admits she lied about being kidnapped. Rachael Mattice pleaded guilty on Tuesday to one count of falsely reporting an incident.
A memorial garden in Clifton Park is targeted by thieves. A town spokesperson says a small tree and decorative fixture were taken from the garden at Garnsey Park.
A man has admitted to his role in a deadly drunken driving crash in Albany. The crash happened on Western Avenue back in January. Terrance Kelly was behind the wheel.
ALBANY - A not guilty plea from a man arrested in the Elk Street homicide.
You can own a piece of local history.
BALLSTON SPA - Most schools are now out for summer. However, before they left Gordon Creek Elementary School, some 4th graders got one more lesson in STEM.
The 16-year-old hit by a car near her Colonie home on May 11 is back home tonight. Her family posted a picture of the “Welcome Home” banner on Friday.
COLONIE - Travelers can now fly direct to Pittsburgh out of Albany.
QUEENSBURY - The end of the school year is always an exciting time, but for students at the William H. Barton Intermediate School in Queensbury, Friday was extra special.