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Over 1 million join anti-Trump women's marches worldwide

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Trump praises the CIA, bristles over inaugural crowd counts

Cuomo requires insurance companies to cover contraceptives

Albany Gun Show draws gun and memorabilia enthusiasts

Fire hits close to home for Nassau Fire Department

Ronald McDonald House Charities holds annual Radiothon


Bergdahl case presents early legal test of Trump rhetoric

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.

Trump takes charge, assertive but untested 45th US president

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.

El Chapo's new home: a jail that held mobsters, terrorists

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.

Local Trump supporters celebrate Inauguration

A group of Trump supporters gathered in Palenville to celebrate his inauguration Friday night. 

Republican Gov. Baker faces political challenges in new year

 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.

Watervliet caps government class with Trump inauguration

Seniors in Watervliet H.S. watched the inauguration and shared thoughts about what the Trump term may mean.

Protestors gather around state Capitol in Albany during inauguration

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.

Smashed windows, chaotic confrontation near inauguration

WASHINGTON (AP) - Police have used pepper spray and made a number of arrests in a confrontation with protesters in downtown Washington, D.C.

Capital Region residents descend on D.C. to witness history

The inauguration is officially over, but for some local folks, it was a day they won’t soon forget.

Young people show optimism as Trump begins term

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.

Trump honored Clinton came to inaugural lunch

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.

Most of upstate New York supported Trump in election

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.

Fulton County students perform at pre-inaugural festivities

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.

Lake George-area businesses drawing winter guests with fire and ice

The increasing popularity of ice bars is helping Lake George with its initative to become a year-round destination.

Boil water advisory remains in effect for parts of Rensselaer

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.

Waterford woman accused of assaulting infant daughter

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.

Man charged in hit-and-run death of National Guardsmen released on bail

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.

Police investigate Colonie rollover

Colonie police are investigating a rollover at Albany Shaker Road. It happened Friday afternoon near the Desmond Hotel.

Five arrested as state police bust $140,000 theft ring

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 inauguration events Friday

Timeline of Friday's events as Donald Trump is inaugurated president of the United States (all times EST):

Colonie Town Supervisor Mahan touts progress in annual address

Paula Mahan marked a decade as Supervisor of the Town of Colonie with a notable fiscal accomplishment.

Two Mechanicville students arrested after school shooting threat on social media

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.

Neighbors and relatives: retired Troy Police Capt. saves neighbor from house fire

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. 

Man accused of pushing sister down embankment in Malta

Police say a man pushed his sister down an embankment off the Northway in Malta. The victim then hurt her back on a guiderail.

El Chapo is hauled off to US jail that has held terrorists

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.

Winning lottery ticket worth over $31K sold in Schenectady

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. 

Albany man charged following call for shots fired

An Albany man has been charged in connection with a call for shots fired Thursday night on Jay St.

Pittsfield police search for hit and run vehicle

Pittsfield police are asking for help finding a car involved in a hit and run Thursday evening.

New York state to award $2M to fight invasive species

New York state is making $2 million available to local governments and non-profit groups to help in the fight against invasive species.

Manhunt continues after domestic dispute in Schenectady

A manhunt continues in Schenectady after a domestic dispute got out of control and one shot was fired.

On Obama's last day, a low-key end to fast-paced presidency

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.

Glens Falls man injured in two-car crash in Queensbury

A Glens Falls man has been seriously injured in a two-car crash in Queensbury.

Locals traveling to presidential inauguration

The presidential inauguration will have a New York flair, including some groups from the Capital Region.

Fires, bricks mark daylong assault on inaugural festivities

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.

BACC Academy rewards 5 biotech start-ups

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.

Firefighters battle Schaghticoke blaze

What started as a kitchen fire in Schaghticoke quickly spread throughout the house. The fire broke out Thursday afternoon on Howland Avenue Extension.

New taxes and fees in Governor Cuomo's proposed budget

Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposed $152 billion budget includes some new taxes and fees in addition to new programs and proposals.

State now investigating Hudson warehouse fire

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.

'Move Over' law expands to volunteer firefighters, ambulance workers

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.

NY AG offers guidance on 'sanctuary' immigration policies

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.

Chain reaction crash damages four cars in Schenectady

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.

Search intensifies for 23 missing in Italian avalanche

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — The strain showed on Fabio Salzetta's face.

Boil water advisory in effect for parts of Rensselaer

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.

No charges to be filed in Latham standoff

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.

Vincent Viola, Secretary of the Army nominee facing questions over Saratoga Springs incident

President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for Secretary of the Army is combating criticism.

Albany man pleads not guilty to DWI charge in connection to fatal crash

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.

Third Eye Blind coming to SPAC in July

The band, Third Eye Blind, is kicking off a 31 show amphitheater tour in June and it includes a stop at SPAC.

Children's Museum at Saratoga reopens after half-million dollar renovation

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.

Albany Center Gallery holds grand reopening

The Albany Center Gallery held its grand re-opening and welcomed guests to its new location at 488 Broadway on Wednesday.

Hundreds support Scotia family that lost everything in fire

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.

Transcript: Donald Trump's presidential inaugural address

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.

Arrest made in hit-and-run that killed National Guardsmen

An Albany man has been arrested, in connection with the hit and run that killed a National Guard soldier.

DEC lays out plans for air quality study in Albany’s South End

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.

New York to rehab bridges around the state

 The state budget proposal from Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo includes more than $100 million to rehabilitate or replace infrastructure around the state.

Democrats want to raise Vermont's minimum wage to $15 by 2022

House Democrats have introduced a proposal to raise Vermont's minimum wage to $15 by 2022.

New York expands power to go after repeat toll evaders

New York state has expanded power to go after repeat toll evaders.

Cuomo wants to rename, tweak Start-Up NY program

Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to tweak one of his signature economic development programs.

The Latest: Doctors evaluate Bush for breathing tube removal

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the hospitalizations of former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara Bush (all times local):

Gov. Cuomo wants $35M more for after school programs

 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.

US jobless claims hit lowest level in more than 43 years

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.

Longtime Schenectady tavern owner Birch dies at 79

Cuomo's budget reopens debate over Uber in upstate New York

 Uber and Lyft are cheering Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposal to allow the ride-hailing businesses to expand into upstate New York.


Trump expects 'big results' from his choice to lead USDA

Insurance equality? States push for cost-free vasectomies

The Latest: 10 survivors pulled out of avalanche-hit hotel

Washington braces for Trump's inauguration

Despite campaign to-do list, Trump team coy about his plans

Cuomo talks to Trump about federal money

Tonko urges Trump to reconsider Affordable Care Act repeal

Saratoga County man pleads guilty to predatory sexual assault of children

Inaugural cheers, fireworks: Trump sweeps in for his big day

Hoosick Falls mayor won't seek third term

Albany JCC reopens after bomb threat

New study aims to increase bat population at the Pine Bush

Troy teen charged with sexual assault, robbery

Ex-NY state Sen. Sampson sentenced to 5 years in prison

EPA tests Ballston Spa homes for contamination from old dry cleaner

Duanesburg road reopens after tractor-trailer crash

Man wanted by several police departments arrested in Troy

Catskill animal park must change bear enclosure

Flames gut old Hudson warehouse

Doctors consider removing tube for 41st President Bush

Third Eye Blind to play SPAC in July

Albany man sentenced for tire iron assault

Albany County man convicted of threatening a sheriff’s deputy

Cuomo's budget plan includes free tuition, tax relief

Police probe Schenectady crash

One person hospitalized in Schenectady accident

6 state AGs urge rejection of Sessions for attorney general

School bus rolls over in Troy