RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A military court will weigh the real-world consequences of President Donald Trump's fiery rhetoric as Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl argues he can't get a fair trial under his new commander in chief.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pledging emphatically to empower America's "forgotten men and women," Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a riven nation facing an unpredictable era under his assertive but untested leadership.
NEW YORK (AP) - In the heart of bustling lower Manhattan sits one of the country's most secure federal lockups - and the new home of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.
A group of Trump supporters gathered in Palenville to celebrate his inauguration Friday night.
As Gov. Charlie Baker prepares to outline his priorities for 2017, the Republican is working to keep his political footing on what could be a rocky path ahead.
Seniors in Watervliet H.S. watched the inauguration and shared thoughts about what the Trump term may mean.
About 80 people demonstrated in two protests near the state Capitol as Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States in Washington D.C. on Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Police have used pepper spray and made a number of arrests in a confrontation with protesters in downtown Washington, D.C.
The inauguration is officially over, but for some local folks, it was a day they won’t soon forget.
There were lots of young people in Washington, D.C. for the swearing-in of President Donald Trump. Some of them told NewsChannel 13’s Elaine Houston that they were very hopeful for the direction the country is going.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump - in brief remarks at his inaugural lunch at the Capitol - says he was honored that Hillary Clinton, his rival in the White House race, came to the event.
Even though most of the country sees New York as a deep blue state, there's much of upstate New York that voted for Donald Trump.
The inauguration festivities were extra special for 55 students from Fulton County. The students from the Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Central School District Band performed at Fort McHenry, the Jefferson Memorial and the National Cathedral on Thursday as part of the pre-inauguration festivities.
The increasing popularity of ice bars is helping Lake George with its initative to become a year-round destination.
Rensselaer police say a boil water advisory will probably stay in effect for another day or two. Police say it's due to repairs on a water line.
A Waterford woman is facing charges, accused of assaulting her infant daughter. Waterford police say they got a call, Sunday about a 9-week-old girl hospitalized with a broken arm and leg.
The Albany man accused of leaving the scene of a collision that killed a soldier is out of jail. Brian Tromans made bail Friday after appearing before a judge at the Albany County courthouse.
Colonie police are investigating a rollover at Albany Shaker Road. It happened Friday afternoon near the Desmond Hotel.
State police in Clifton Park say they have busted a theft ring. They arrested five people, accusing them of stealing from Lowes stores in the Northeast.
Timeline of Friday's events as Donald Trump is inaugurated president of the United States (all times EST):
Paula Mahan marked a decade as Supervisor of the Town of Colonie with a notable fiscal accomplishment.
A Facebook post had police at Mechanicville High School Friday. They say one student sent a message to another saying a school shooting was imminent.
A house fire in Schaghticoke Thursday afternoon leaves two men homeless. Neighbors say everyone got out safely thanks to a quick thinking retired Troy Police Captain.
Police say a man pushed his sister down an embankment off the Northway in Malta. The victim then hurt her back on a guiderail.
NEW YORK (AP) — In a scene U.S. authorities had dreamed of for decades, Mexican drug lord and escape artist Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was hauled into an American courtroom Friday and then taken away to an ultra-secure jail that has held some of the world's most dangerous terrorists and mobsters.
Someone is $31,444.50 richer today. The New York Lottery says a winning Take 5 ticket worth that amount was sold at the M & D Mini Market at 3975 Albany Street in Schenectady.
An Albany man has been charged in connection with a call for shots fired Thursday night on Jay St.
Pittsfield police are asking for help finding a car involved in a hit and run Thursday evening.
New York state is making $2 million available to local governments and non-profit groups to help in the fight against invasive species.
A manhunt continues in Schenectady after a domestic dispute got out of control and one shot was fired.
WASHINGTON (AP) — With a few final moves and a round of goodbyes, President Barack Obama quietly closed out his presidency on Thursday and prepared for life as a private citizen, as the country readied itself for President-elect Donald Trump.
A Glens Falls man has been seriously injured in a two-car crash in Queensbury.
The presidential inauguration will have a New York flair, including some groups from the Capital Region.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters set fires and hurled bricks in a daylong assault on the city hosting Donald Trump's inauguration, registering their rage against the new president in a series of clashes that led to more than 200 arrests. Police used pepper spray and stun grenades to prevent the chaos from spilling into Trump's formal procession and evening balls.
Five are biotech start-up companies received a total of $25,000 in cash prizes Thursday as winners of the inaugural BACC Academy Biomedical Innovation Business Plan Competition.
What started as a kitchen fire in Schaghticoke quickly spread throughout the house. The fire broke out Thursday afternoon on Howland Avenue Extension.
Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposed $152 billion budget includes some new taxes and fees in addition to new programs and proposals.
The state is now investigating Wednesday's warehouse fire in Columbia County. NewsChannel 13 checked with Hudson Fire Department Thursday morning on a cause and they told us the state Office of Fire Prevention and Control is investigating.
New York State’s "Move Over Law" has expanded. Drivers must now slow down and safely move over for vehicles with blue or green lights. Those are volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is offering local governments guidance on how they can put laws and policies in place to limit their participation in federal immigration enforcement activities under the Trump administration.
A chain reaction crash caused some troubles Thursday afternoon on Route 7 in Schenectady. The call came in just before 12:30 P.M. for several vehicles hit on Route 7 near Golf Road.
FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — The strain showed on Fabio Salzetta's face.
A boil water advisory is in effect in parts of the city of Rensselaer. This affects anyone living in the Hollow to Third Street, Partition Street North to I-90 and from Broadway to 7th Street. Boil the water until further notice before drinking it.
There will be no charges after a police standoff in Latham Wednesday evening. Police say a 29-year-old man at Valley View Apartments texted his ex-girlfriend just before 7 p.m. threatening to kill himself with a rifle.
President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for Secretary of the Army is combating criticism.
A not guilty plea was entered from an Albany man facing DWI charges after a deadly crash in Albany last weekend. 23-year-old Terrance Kelly was arraigned Thursday morning.
The band, Third Eye Blind, is kicking off a 31 show amphitheater tour in June and it includes a stop at SPAC.
Saratoga County kids have reason to celebrate. The Children's Museum at Saratoga held its grand re-opening Thursday. The museum spent $500,000 over the past six months, adding new attractions.
The Albany Center Gallery held its grand re-opening and welcomed guests to its new location at 488 Broadway on Wednesday.
Hundreds came out Wednesday night to support Dan and Kate Marchand at the Riverstone Manor in Scotia. They're the Glenville couple who lost everything they had in a fire two days after Christmas.
A transcript of Donald Trump's inaugural address, delivered Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, after his swearing-in as the 45th president of the United States.
An Albany man has been arrested, in connection with the hit and run that killed a National Guard soldier.
The DEC has begun a study of the air quality in Albany's south end. It comes after the agency announced half-a-million dollars of funding for the project over the summer.
The state budget proposal from Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo includes more than $100 million to rehabilitate or replace infrastructure around the state.
House Democrats have introduced a proposal to raise Vermont's minimum wage to $15 by 2022.
New York state has expanded power to go after repeat toll evaders.
Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to tweak one of his signature economic development programs.
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the hospitalizations of former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara Bush (all times local):
New York state would spend $35 million more on after school programs for some of the most vulnerable children in the state under a plan from Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits dropped last week to the lowest level in more than 43 years, another sign that most American workers enjoy job security.
Uber and Lyft are cheering Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposal to allow the ride-hailing businesses to expand into upstate New York.