The Albany County Sheriff's office tells NewsChannel 13 Shawn Morse, the mayor of Cohoes called requesting police to his Grandview Avenue home in Cohoes.
Ballston Spa Police release details regarding double murder-suicide in Ballston Spa. Police say all three members of the Jones family were found dead inside their home in a murder-suicide. They say Steven Jones, 46, killed his wife, Jennifer Jones, 43, and daughter, Emma Jones, 12 with a fire arm. They say he died from self-inflicted gunshot wounds.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has picked budget director Mick Mulvaney to be his acting chief of staff, ending a chaotic search in which several top contenders took themselves out of the running for the job.
There will be no charges for an Albany police detective involved in a shooting.
A not-for-profit legal group, based in Albany, is taking New York State and its comptroller, Tom DiNapoli, to state Supreme Court. It's hoping to block the controversial lawmaker pay raises.
NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks staggered to eight-month lows Friday after weak economic data from China and Europe set off more worries about the global economy. Mounting tensions in Europe over Britain's impending departure from the European Union also darkened traders' moods.
The town supervisor of Rensselaerville was under investigation. Now, he's been arrested.
A 37-year-old man from Averill Park is arrested in connection with a car chase that started in Rensselaer County, ending in downtown Albany.
A teenager from Copake is in critical condition at Albany Medical Center after a crash in Copake.
The Pentagon announces Friday that U.S. Air Force Col. Richard Kibbey, of the Albany suburb of Delmar, has been accounted for.
Recovering from a traumatic injury can be so daunting, sometimes people just give up – not Darryl Partridge. His athletic accomplishments after undergoing amputation to one of his legs is inspiring.
Throughout history, there have been very few athletes who could climb into a boxing ring and declare they were "Undisputed Champions."
There are 32 snowmen lining Main Street in Middleburgh to boost business during the holiday season.
Albany police are investigating a pair of robberies tied to Facebook.
Immigration officials say an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death of a 7-year-old migrant girl who suffered seizures in custody and later died.
The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission has approved final licenses for four more retail marijuana shops.
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A bomb threat forced the evacuation of the Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday, a day of memorial services and moments of silence to mark the sixth anniversary of the massacre of 20 first-graders and six educators.
The Albany Empire will have more competition when they return to the field. NewsChannel 13 has learned that the Arena Football League will have two new teams for 2019.
New York state is suing two of the nation's largest retailers and a third company for importing and selling children's toys with lead levels up to 10 times higher than federal limits.
A teenage girl is facing charges, accused of allowing a perfectly healthy dog to starve to death.
Police now have a suspect in custody after a standoff at 49 Zenas Drive in Queensbury.
What's next for state lawmakers getting hefty pay raises at the start of 2019? It's a question legislators are trying to figure out. Could they try and block the move with legislation, or let the courts decide?
The snow didn't stop holiday shoppers from flooding local stores. In fact, many people say it got them in the holiday spirit.
State Senator Jim Tedisco is asking the governor to pardon a dog. Luna, a dog in Troy, was ordered to be euthanized for biting a neighbor's dog. However, the outcry over that decision has given Luna a brief reprieve and caused the city of Troy to ease its dangerous dog laws.
Police have made an arrest in an attempted abduction NewsChannel 13 first told you about last week.
Sen. Chuck Schumer is wrapping up his annual tour of all 62 counties in New York state.
A man from Central Bridge was found guilty of manslaughter on Thursday.
Kevin Paige was sentenced to eight years in prison after being convicted of several charges.
Police say Robert Hinton and his passenger, Jheryl Smith, had more than two pounds of pot on them.
STRASBOURG, France (AP) - The man authorities believe killed three people during a rampage near a Christmas market in Strasbourg died Thursday in a shootout with police at the end of a two-day manhunt, French authorities said.
Investigators are still determining the cause.
Two people were hit by an SUV late Thursday while crossing 8th Street in Troy.
The Rensselaerville Town Supervisor has resigned amid allegations that he wrote multiple checks to himself in excess of $10,000. Less than a year after being assigned to the post, Steven Pflegling is being investigated by the New York State Police.
This allows the hospital to add new services to its existing office in Niskayuna.
Wayfair Incorporated is expected to bring 300 jobs to Berkshire County when they open a new sales and service center next year.
When young Josh Cuzdey reached out to 62-year-old Keith Oakes during a snowstorm and offered to help him get home, it touched the hearts of people all around the Capital Region. That includes Jon Maskin of Delmar, who couldn't believe his eyes.
Marsha Miller still remembers how tough times were growing up in Western New York – and was always touched by the kindness of strangers and never forgot how getting a gift made her feel.
State Sen. Neil Breslin is moving up to a position of higher power in the state Senate. As Democrats prepare to take over from Republicans in the state's higher house, Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart Cousins chooses the Democrats she wants to run committees.
Investigators have now determined what sparked a devastating house fire in Washington County on Wednesday night.
RICHMOND, Ind. (AP) — A 14-year-old boy who arrived at an Indiana middle school Thursday morning that was already on lockdown after a tip about potential violence shot out glass in a locked door and entered the school before exchanging gunfire with officers inside, authorities said.
Two men from Schenectady County are facing charges, accused of lying to get unemployment benefits.
Sen. Chuck Schumer says the sweeping farm bill approved by Congress will help New York dairy farmers.
Dutchess County is mourning the loss of a beloved community member. Staatsburg native, Major James Brophy, 36, has been ID'd as one of the five marines killed in the plane wreck that happened off the coast of Japan last week.
California regulators are considering a plan to charge a fee for text messaging on mobile phones.
A street in a western German town got a repaving worthy of fictional candy maker Willy Wonka.
More than a dozen fire departments responded to the blaze on State Route 22.
The dog was recovering from several broken bones after being thrown from a second-story window in Canajoharie back in October.
Colonie police are still working to determine what happened when a woman was hit and killed Tuesday night on Route 2 in Latham.
A Schenectady contractor is found guilty of first-degree murder in a scheme to kill a man for life insurance money.
Amazon changes product prices 2.5 million times a day, enabling the company to boost profits by 25 percent.
Volunteer firefighter numbers are down across the nation and right here at home. It's another issue impacting local communities after learning taxpayers in three towns recently rejected plans to rebuild and renovate some local fire stations.
The holidays can be especially difficult for children undergoing cancer treatment. A local woman created a way to bring some of the delight of gift giving to them.
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's one-time fixer, was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for crimes that included arranging the payment of hush money during the presidential campaign to conceal his boss' alleged sexual affairs, telling a judge that "blind loyalty" led him to cover up Trump's "dirty deeds."
STRASBOURG, France (AP) — Hundreds of security forces combed eastern France for a 29-year-old man with a long criminal record who shouted "God is great!" in Arabic and sprayed gunfire during a deadly rampage in Strasbourg's famous Christmas market, officials said.
A Queensbury man already serving a federal prison sentence for distributing child porn was sentenced Wednesday morning for sexually abusing children.
This is the sixth year of "Hatsgiving", a project Jeremy started when he was 9 years old.
A woman is dead after a serious crash in Berkshire County.
A Cobleskill man is in the Schoharie County Jail, accused of attacking another man with a meat cleaver.
A federal judge has ordered porn star Stormy Daniels to pay Donald Trump nearly $293,000.
The U.S. military has identified five Marines who were declared dead after their refueling plane collided with a fighter jet last week.
Kimberly-Clark announced a voluntary recall of some of its U by Kotex Sleek Tampons after receiving reports that some of them were coming apart upon removal. In some cases, medical attention was needed to remove pieces that were left in the body.
A Washington County woman is charged with petit larceny, accused of taking food stamp benefits she wasn't entitled to.