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Catskill community prays for return of hiker missing in Russia

Catskill community prays for return of hiker missing in Russia


Mall video depicts "dangerous chaos"

Mall video depicts "dangerous chaos"


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Girl who fell from ride released from hospital

Cuomo administration brings panel together to discuss GOP bill concerns

Paying the parking meter: There’s an app for that

Three dead after rash of heroin overdoses in Columbia County

Trump travel ban partly reinstated; fall court arguments set

Saratoga Springs neighbors turn a cold shoulder to Code Blue shelter plan

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Police identify Albany stabbing victim

ALBANY - The victim of a fatal stabbing in Albany has been identified. Police say he is 47-year-old Mark Douglas.


Father & daughter catch girl who falls from ride at Six Flags Great Escape

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. 


Man from school graduation fight appears in court

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.


Uber, Lyft begin Berkshires service

Ridesharing has arrived in the Berkshires. NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Berkshire Eagle report Uber and Lyft made the move quietly.


Russia search continues for missing mountain climber with Capital Region ties

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.


Fire damages Amsterdam apartment

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.


Ex-CEO's reputation precedes him, affects jury selection

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.


Police: Man betrays family member over speeding ticket

SUMMIT - A man in Schoharie County betrays a family member -- all to get out of a speeding ticket.


Air bag recalls, lawsuits lead Takata to file for bankruptcy

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.


Erie Canal's 200th anniversary celebrated with music

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.


Another orange lobster found at Price Chopper store

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.


Case of gay couple's wedding cake heads to Supreme Court

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.


Galway pair runs the length of Mississippi River for special needs community

The Evans duo from Galway is taking off on another big adventure, putting a national spotlight on the special needs community.


Glenmont woman sentenced for stealing Social Security benefits

A Glenmont woman who stole more than $78,000 in Social Security benefits was sentenced Monday.


Witness recalls horrifying incident at The Great Escape

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.


Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face some

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.


For NY lawmakers, a year of stalemate and missed chances

The legislative session in Albany is over, and lawmakers are touting accomplishments regarding college affordability and juvenile justice.
  


Trump: Not 'that far off' from passing health overhaul

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."


Man dies following Albany stabbing

A 47-year-old man has died from his injuries after a stabbing in Albany.


Clue to Gorsuch's ideology seen in pairings with Thomas

WASHINGTON (AP) — To see where Justice Neil Gorsuch might fit on the Supreme Court, watch the company he keeps.


Why Republicans are struggling mightily to overhaul tax code

WASHINGTON (AP) — Why are Republicans struggling mightily to reach a consensus on how to overhaul the nation's tax system?


Homeless college students a growing concern on campuses

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.


Fitness in the Park program underway in Troy

People in Troy now have a way to enjoy the beautiful weather and stay fit at the same time.


Ham radio operators show off emergency capabilities

Thousands of Ham Radio operators showed off their emergency capabilities on Sunday. It was all part of the annual National Field Day.


Lake George man charged with aggravated DWI

A Lake George man is arrested, accused of driving with a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit.


Police: Amsterdam man drove drunk with kids in car

An Amsterdam man is behind bars after State Police say he drove drunk with two young children in the car.


Put down the phone: Massachusetts targets distracted driving

Massachusetts lawmakers are taking another look at distracted driving.


Capital Region veterans honored for their service

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.


Trump leaving McConnell to handle Senate bill on health care

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 open again

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.


AP sources: Military to seek delay on transgender enlistees

WASHINGTON (AP) — Military chiefs will seek a six-month delay before letting transgender people enlist in their services, officials said Friday.


Supreme Court last day notable for what was and wasn't said

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.


Niskayuna fire department celebrates milestone

A local fire department is celebrating a special milestone.


Supreme Court reinstates Trump travel ban

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.


New York kicks off outdoor recreation campaign

A multi-year outdoor recreation campaign is underway in New York.
  


New York to receive millions in federal money for the arts

The arts and humanities in New York state are in line to receive federal grants totaling over $16.5 million.


NY Health Department enhances medical marijuana program

The state Department of Health is boosting New York's medical marijuana program to meet growing demand.


Albany County Executive reaches out to hill town residents

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.


Galway man dies in Charlton accident

A man is dead after a motorcycle accident in the town of Charlton.


Consumer issues stemming from the GOP health care initiative

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."


CIA chief: Intel leaks on the rise, cites leaker 'worship'

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.


State Police cancel missing child alert for Fulton girl

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


Baker announces revamp of state's primary website

Massachusetts' "digital front door" is getting a makeover.


Community comes together to help N. Manning fire victims

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.


Man charged with assault with a shovel

A Glens Falls man is facing charges after authorities say he assaulted an acquaintance with a shovel.


Saratoga Springs businesses worry about impact of ICE arrests

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.


Gillibrand criticizes president's proposed cuts to food stamps

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.


Albany fire leaves dozens homeless

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.


What happened at Proctors Theatre before cell phone video started rolling

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.


Maeweather sentenced in connection to Crossgates Mall shooting

Tasheem Maeweather was sentenced to 2 1/2 to 7  years in prison on Friday in connection to a shooting at Crossgates Mall.


Girl injured after falling from ride at Six Flags Great Escape

QUEENSBURY - A girl was seriously injured after she fell Saturday evening from a ride at Six Flags Great Escape in Queensbury.


Johnstown woman admits to lying about kidnapping

A Johnstown woman now admits she lied about being kidnapped. Rachael Mattice pleaded guilty on Tuesday to one count of falsely reporting an incident.


Thieves target Clifton Park memorial garden

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.


Man pleads guilty in connection with deadly drunken driving crash

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.


Man pleads not guilty to role in Albany homicide

ALBANY - A not guilty plea from a man arrested in the Elk Street homicide.


Historic Adelphi Hotel items for sale

You can own a piece of local history.


Egg drop gives elementary kids STEM skills

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.


Girl hit by car in Colonie comes home

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.


New airline begins service at Albany International Airport

COLONIE - Travelers can now fly direct to Pittsburgh out of Albany.


Soldier surprises Queensbury elementary students

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.


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Budget office: Senate health bill adds 22 million uninsured

Mitch McConnell

Zip line highlights new Saratoga Springs adventure course

Zip line highlights new Saratoga Springs adventure course

Rally opposing health care overhaul held in Albany

Rally opposing health care overhaul held in Albany

How the Senate health bill compares to House, 'Obamacare'

Susan Collins

Airbnb co-founder addresses Niskayuna High School graduates

Airbnb co-founder addresses Niskayuna High School graduates

Family of missing Catskill native holds out hope of rescue

Family of missing Catskill native holds out hope of rescue

Hosting congressional picnic, Trump calls for unity

Donald Trump, Melania Trump, Mike Pence

More NY malt barley farmers eligible for crop insurance

More NY malt barley farmers eligible for crop insurance

Vermont governor to appoint commission to study legal pot

Vermont governor to appoint commission to study legal pot

Kids today: They don't work summer jobs the way they used to

Ben Testa, Abby McDonough, Hanna Waring

CDTA bus collides with pickup truck in Cohoes

CDTA bus collides with pickup truck in Cohoes

Bethlehem Police look for handicap parking placard thieves

Bethlehem Police look for handicap parking placard thieves

Bike-sharing program coming to Capital Region

Bike-sharing program coming to Capital Region

19 people indicted in major drug bust

These is some of what was seized in the drug bust.

10-year-old takes joyride in Glens Falls

10-year-old takes joyride in Glens Falls

Worker injured in the job wins $750,000 jury award

Worker injured in the job wins $750,000 jury award

OneJet set to take flight at Albany International Airport

OneJet set to take flight at Albany International Airport

2 charged with trying to steal 50 rescued fighting roosters

2 charged with trying to steal 50 rescued fighting roosters

Former District Attorney Kate Hogan ready for new role as state judge

Former District Attorney Kate Hogan ready for new role as state judge

Sears to close Colonie Center store

Sears to close Colonie Center store

Paladino hearing underway in Albany

Paladino hearing underway in Albany

Five Rivers opens new $8.9 million visitors center

Five Rivers opens new $8.9 million visitors center

New photography exhibit has deeper meaning behind the camera

New photography exhibit has deeper meaning behind the camera

Woman transforms true passion into fulfilling reality

Woman transforms true passion into fulfilling reality

NY state Senate OKs bill naming new bridge after Mario Cuomo

Former Gov. Mario Cuomo

Halfmoon travel agent sentenced for stealing from customers

Anna Marie Perrotti

Victims' names released in serious Latham crash

Victims' names released in serious Latham crash

Fire crews battle flames at Cohoes home

Fire crews battle flames at Cohoes home

Senate GOP health bill: Tax cuts for rich

Mitch McConnell

Vigil honors Albany man killed on Father's Day

Vigil honors Albany man killed on Father's Day

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