Police say a Troy woman has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child after her 3-year-old daughter was found outside of an apartment building.
A new work of street art in the southwestern Vermont town of Bennington should serve a double purpose of beautifying the town and keeping motorists on track.
A new report examining New York's teacher shortage says it's mostly confined to a handful of subjects and geographic regions.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions did not disclose contacts with foreign dignitaries, including the Russian ambassador, on a security clearance form he submitted as a United States senator last year, the Justice Department acknowledged Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told lawmakers on Wednesday that they should vote to increase the government's borrowing authority — and avert a disastrous economic default — before their August recess.
There are two announced candidates, and likely a third in the race to succeed incumbent Saratoga Springs Mayor Joanne Yepsen.
The Senate passed the bill last week and Gov. Andrew Cuomo is expected to sign the measure.
ALBANY -- A group of environmentalists say a proposed amendment to the state constitution could have changed the way the state responded to the PFOA crisis in Hoosick Falls.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A new analysis by Congress' nonpartisan budget scorekeepers undermines claims by House Republicans that their health legislation protects people with pre-existing conditions.
A new poll has found that most New York state voters haven't heard anything about this fall's vote on a state constitutional convention.
If your morning commute took you near the bridge at Everett Rd. on Wednesday, you probably experienced more delays than normal.
A 63-year-old man is dead and two EMT's are in the hospital after an ambulance crashed into a tree.
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Congressional candidate Greg Gianforte is being charged with misdemeanor assault after a reporter said the Republican "body-slammed him" Wednesday, the day before the polls close in the nationally watched special election.
If you have an electric bicycle, you may not be aware it's illegal to ride it on the street. E-bikes are considered a motorized vehicle under the law like a moped or a scooter. Advocates and lawmakers are trying to change that.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Phil Scott says he won't sign a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state and is instead sending it back to the legislature with suggestions for another path forward.
With Memorial Day on Monday, we're at the unofficial start to summer, so it's time to get serious about protecting your skin against the sun. The Environmental Working Group released its list of the best and worst sunscreens.
Niskayuna School District says a thief may have gotten their hands on data of 950 current and former students.
Police say a dairy truck driver fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into four parked cars early Wednesday.
Tiki boats will soon be floating on the waters of Lake George. NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star report the Lake George Park Commission has voted to allow Tiki Tours to begin operating on the lake this summer.
She's been a government watchdog for decades and a familiar face at the state Capitol. Now she's retiring. Barbara Bartoletti will be done at the end of the Legislative session.
Capital Region high school students gathered in Malta Wednesday to take on climate change. Hudson Valley Community College's TEC-SMART campus is hosting a two-day symposium on how we can all do our part to reduce climate change.
GHENT - A woman swerving to avoid an animal crashed head-on into another car.
LONDON (AP) - The Latest on the suicide bombing at a pop concert in Manchester (all times local):
A store worker successfully fights off two robbers in Rotterdam.
Several local mayors made their case for investing in their city to business leaders. The forum included one surprise addition from a spot that could be the toughest of all to sell.
The death of a man found in Saratoga Lake has been ruled an accidental drowning, the New York State Police said Wednesday.
LOUDONVILLE -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's favorability rating is at the highest point in nearly three years. That's according to the latest Siena Research Institute survey.
The Albany police department is planning to roll out body cameras for its police force by this summer.
BRUSSELS (AP) — Visiting a city he once called a "hellhole" to meet with the leaders of one alliance he threatened to abandon and another whose weakening he cheered, President Donald Trump will address a continent Thursday still reeling from his election and anxious about his support.
New York state regulators have given their approval for a business to offer tiki boat tours on Lake George.
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's chief affirmed Thursday that the alliance will join the international coalition fighting the Islamic State group but will not wage direct war against the extremists — an announcement timed for U.S. President Donald Trump's first appearance at a summit of the alliance's leaders.
How President Donald Trump's proposed $4.1 trillion federal spending plan would affect individual government agencies.
New York lawmakers working to address the heroin and opioid epidemic want to hear from the experts - and people with first-hand experience with addiction.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Phil Scott is going to announce his decision on whether he will allow the state to become the ninth in the country, along with the District of Colombia, to legalize the recreational use of marijuana.
Vermont's two United States senators are decrying President Donald Trump's proposed budget for next year that they say slashes programs for needy Americans across the country.
Albany police say they are searching for a stolen wheelchair. It was reported missing Tuesday morning from a home on the 500 block of Hamilton Street.
If you think you know what a heart transplant recipient looks like, Anna King of Mayfield will change that.
The controversy surrounding lulus paid to some Senate Republicans and Independent Democratic Conference members has now reached the Albany County District Attorney's office. The investigation into whether the stipends were proper or not is expanding as one Republican senator is giving the money back.
NEW YORK (AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he's directed state law enforcement officials to step up security and patrols at high-profile locations across the state after an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England.
A Pittsfield man has been found guilty of sexual assault.
The Empire State Building in New York City has gone dark in remembrance of the victims of the suicide bombing in Britain.
Uber has admitted to underpaying its New York City drivers tens of millions of dollars for the past 2 1/2 years.
In the aftermath of the terror attack in Manchester, England, many Americans are mulling over whether to attend concerts or other public events where there are large crowds.
Operators of SPAC, the Glens Falls Civic Center and the Times Union Center weigh in regarding their security procedures following the post-concert terror attack in England.
Troy Mayor Patrick Madden released the engineering report on two city-owned swimming pools Tuesday.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Police arrested two more people and were on Thursday searching a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the bombing that killed 22 people at a pop concert, as British authorities complained bitterly about investigation leaks by U.S. officials.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump Administration budget released Tuesday slashes funding for the Environmental Protection Agency by nearly one-third, eliminating more than 3,800 jobs while imposing dramatic cuts to clean air and water programs.
Colonie police are looking for a missing man from Forest Drive. Joseph Hedgeman Jr., 20, was last seen Sunday evening around 8 p.m., walking towards Schenectady.
Albany police have charged a man in connection with a stabbing.
A Clifton Park man has died after authorities say he was crushed by his own car.
A heroin and cocaine dealer was sentenced to 12 years in state prison on Tuesday.
Saratoga Springs police are searching for the people who vandalized a horse statue in the city. The horse, near the Adirondack Trust Bank on Broadway, was toppled and impaled early Sunday Morning.
Roger Moore, the longest-serving movie star to play iconic British spy James Bond in the famed film series, has died in Switzerland after a brief bout with cancer. He was 89.
A store worker attempted to fight off two robbers armed with knives in Rotterdam. Police quickly caught the two suspects.
Drive across the Tappan Zee Bridge and you don't have to stop to pay a toll. You still pay but you don't have to stop thanks to a new hi-tech system. However, a NewsChannel 13 investigation finds this new set up may end up costing you in safety.
An appellate judge will decide if Alexander West will be granted bail pending appeal of his conviction for manslaughter and leaving the scene of the boat crash that took the life of an 8-year-old girl.
Pittsfield police are looking for a missing 16-year-old girl. Natesa Beaulieu was last seen on May 21. Police think she may still be in Pittsfield.
Hundreds of people commute to New York City from the Capital Region every day, even more on the weekends. However, track repairs to Penn Station could mean delays and headaches for Capital Region travelers this summer.
Three family members from Westerlo are in serious condition after a fire destroyed their home early Monday morning. It's not just the family's living quarters that were affected.