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Local students arrested after violent video posted on social media

Local students arrested after violent video posted on social media


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Police seeking help locating suspect of Ticonderoga homicide


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Mayor of Cohoes responds to incident at his house

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. 

Police confirm identities of those killed in double murder-suicide

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.

Three people dead in Ballston Spa murder-suicide

Concerns rise over sex offenders living close to Albany schools

Family: Man left woman to die on freeway during first date

Students compete at Lego League Robotics Tournament

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Budget head Mulvaney picked as Trump's next chief of staff

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.


No charges for police detective involved in Albany shooting

There will be no charges for an Albany police detective involved in a shooting.


Legal action being taken over controversial pay raises for state lawmakers

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.


Stocks plunge to 8-month lows on growth fears; J&J nosedives

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.


Rensselaerville town supervisor arrested

The town supervisor of Rensselaerville was under investigation. Now, he's been arrested.


Driver leads police on chase that ends in an officer-involved crash

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.


Teen in critical condition after Copake crash

A teenager from Copake is in critical condition at Albany Medical Center after a crash in Copake.


Remains of airman killed during Vietnam rescue identified as Delmar man

The Pentagon announces Friday that U.S. Air Force Col. Richard Kibbey, of the Albany suburb of Delmar, has been accounted for.


Adventurous amputee inspiring others to reach lofty goals

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.


Student-athletes with disabilities brush up on boxing skills

Throughout history, there have been very few athletes who could climb into a boxing ring and declare they were "Undisputed Champions."


Sidewalk snowmen warm up Middleburgh

There are 32 snowmen lining Main Street in Middleburgh to boost business during the holiday season.


Albany police investigate robberies tied to Facebook

Albany police are investigating a pair of robberies tied to Facebook.


Autopsy set for migrant girl, 7, who died in border custody

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.


Massachusetts cannabis panel OKs 4 more pot shop licenses, including two in Berkshire County

The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission has approved final licenses for four more retail marijuana shops.


Bomb threat empties Sandy Hook school on attack anniversary

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.


First on 13: AFL adding two more teams in 2019

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.


Target, Walmart, importer sued over lead in toy jewelry

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.


Teenage girl in Warren County accused of leaving starving dog to die

A teenage girl is facing charges, accused of allowing a perfectly healthy dog to starve to death.


Suspect in custody after standoff at Queensbury home

Police now have a suspect in custody after a standoff at 49 Zenas Drive in Queensbury.


Will state lawmakers challenge pay raise recommendations?

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?


Christmas shoppers flood Capital Region stores with big bucks

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 requests 'pardon' for Troy dog on death row

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.


Registered sex offender charged with trying to kidnap teen in Albany

Police have made an arrest in an attempted abduction NewsChannel 13 first told you about last week.


Schumer to complete annual tour of every county in New York

Sen. Chuck Schumer is wrapping up his annual tour of all 62 counties in New York state.


Central Bridge man convicted in fatal stabbing of neighbor

A man from Central Bridge was found guilty of manslaughter on Thursday.


Schenectady man sentenced after inappropriate relationship with 13-year-old girl

Kevin Paige was sentenced to eight years in prison after being convicted of several charges.


Two Schenectady men facing drug charges following traffic stop

Police say Robert Hinton and his passenger, Jheryl Smith, had more than two pounds of pot on them.


Strasbourg market attack suspect killed in police shootout

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.


Massive Schenectady fire leaves 5 homeless

Investigators are still determining the cause.


Pedestrians hit by SUV in Troy

Two people were hit by an SUV late Thursday while crossing 8th Street in Troy.


Renssellaerville Town Supervisor resigns amid allegations of fraud

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. 


Albany Medical Center begins plans for new surgery center

This allows the hospital to add new services to its existing office in Niskayuna.


Boston-based company set to open shop in Pittsfield

Wayfair Incorporated is expected to bring 300 jobs to Berkshire County when they open a new sales and service center next year.


Old friends band together to help former classmate who's fallen on hard times

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.


Woman embodies the true spirit of giving

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.


Breslin to run state Senate Insurance Committee

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.


North Granville fire deemed accidental

Investigators have now determined what sparked a devastating house fire in Washington County on Wednesday night.


Police: Teen, officers exchange gunfire at middle school

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.


Schenectady County men charged with lying to get unemployment benefits

Two men from Schenectady County are facing charges, accused of lying to get unemployment benefits.


Schumer says farm bill will help New York dairy farmers

Sen. Chuck Schumer says the sweeping farm bill approved by Congress will help New York dairy farmers.


Dutchess County mourns loss of third serviceman in training exercise in two years

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.


OMG: California regulators consider charge on text messaging

California regulators are considering a plan to charge a fee for text messaging on mobile phones.


Factory mishap paves street with chocolate in Germany

A street in a western German town got a repaving worthy of fictional candy maker Willy Wonka.


Fire rips through two-story home in North Granville

More than a dozen fire departments responded to the blaze on State Route 22.


Wrinkles the Dog has found a forever home

The dog was recovering from several broken bones after being thrown from a second-story window in Canajoharie back in October.


Police identify woman killed in deadly Latham crash

Colonie police are still working to determine what happened when a woman was hit and killed Tuesday night on Route 2 in Latham.


Guilty verdict in Schenectady homicide over life insurance money

A Schenectady contractor is found guilty of first-degree murder in a scheme to kill a man for life insurance money.


Databank enables Amazon price fluctuation

Amazon changes product prices 2.5 million times a day, enabling the company to boost profits by 25 percent.


Volunteer fire departments struggle for new members

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.


Unique pop-up shop powered by love brings Christmas joy to kids at Albany Med

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.


'Dirty deeds': Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen gets 3 years in prison

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."


Gunman from Christmas market attack in France still at large

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.


Already sentenced for child porn, Queensbury man punished for abusing kids

A Queensbury man already serving a federal prison sentence for distributing child porn was sentenced Wednesday morning for sexually abusing children.


Latham teen delivers 900 hats to Albany Med for cancer patients

This is the sixth year of "Hatsgiving", a project Jeremy started when he was 9 years old.


Woman dies after Berkshire County crash

A woman is dead after a serious crash in Berkshire County.


Cobleskill man charged in meat cleaver attack

A Cobleskill man is in the Schoharie County Jail, accused of attacking another man with a meat cleaver.


California judge orders porn star to pay Trump legal fees

A federal judge has ordered porn star Stormy Daniels to pay Donald Trump nearly $293,000.


Dutchess County Marine killed in Japan plane collision

The U.S. military has identified five Marines who were declared dead after their refueling plane collided with a fighter jet last week.


Certain types of Kotex tampons recalled

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.


Washington County woman accused of stealing food stamp benefits

A Washington County woman is charged with petit larceny, accused of taking food stamp benefits she wasn't entitled to.


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Selkirk firefighters mulling next move after bond vote rejection

Selkirk firefighters mulling next move after bond vote rejection

US-China trade hopes help shore up global stock markets

US-China trade hopes help shore up global stock markets

NY lawmakers return to Albany to get ready for 2019

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Magnitude 4.4 earthquake jolts Tennessee; felt in Atlanta
Toll-free trips for recreational boats on NY canals continue

Toll-free trips for recreational boats on NY canals continue

Fort to restage 1776 Christmas riot involving US soldiers

Fort to restage 1776 Christmas riot involving US soldiers

Voters reject Selkirk fire department bond

Voters reject Selkirk fire department bond

Ex-SUNY Poly president sentenced in 'Buffalo Billion' case

In this July 15, 2014 file photo, Alain Kaloyeros speaks during an economic development news conference in Niskayuna, N.Y.

Troy school bus driver charged with trying to have sex with minor

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Cohoes boy's giving spirit is contagious

Cohoes boy's giving spirit is contagious

Schuylerville man accused of selling drugs near schools out on bond

Peter Hockford at an earlier court appearance.

Death of Google software engineer from Saratoga Springs remains mystery

Death of Google software engineer from Saratoga Springs remains mystery

Holiday pets: A gift with big commitment

Holiday pets: A gift with big commitment

Police: No signs of medical trouble in Washington County crash

Police: No signs of medical trouble in Washington County crash

Study finds 50+ percent of septic systems bad in town along Lake George

Study finds 50+ percent of septic systems bad in town along Lake George

Colonie Police investigating fatal pedestrian-car accident

Colonie Police investigating fatal pedestrian-car accident

Albany Airport gets new low-cost flights to Florida

In this Thursday, May 9, 2013, file photo, two Allegiant Air jets taxi at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas.

'Guardians and War on Truth' Time's 'Person of the Year'

TIME Person of the Year 2018: The Guardians

Family of Schoharie limo crash victim moves forward with another lawsuit

Family of Schoharie limo crash victim moves forward with another lawsuit

Schenectady man pleads guilty to rape, sexual abuse as victims slept

Schenectady man pleads guilty to rape, sexual abuse as victims slept

Man pleads guilty to marijuana possession after deadly Cohoes shooting

Man pleads guilty to marijuana possession after deadly Cohoes shooting

Subway restaurant sex harassment case ends with $80,000 settlement

The Subway logo is seen on takeout boxes at a restaurant in Londonderry, N.H., Friday, Feb. 23, 2018.

Pillow-fighting elf strikes again in Boston

Pillow-fighting elf strikes again in Boston

Attack at Christmas market in French city kills 3, wounds 12

Attack at Christmas market in French city kills 3, wounds 12

Troy dog continues awaiting fate after biting incident

Troy dog continues awaiting fate after biting incident

Google CEO faces Congress over accusations of political bias in search results

Google CEO faces Congress over accusations of political bias in search results

Trump threatens shutdown in wild encounter with Democrats

Donald Trump, Nancy Pelosi, Mike Pence

Shooting in Albany leaves one person dead, one person injured

Shooting in Albany leaves one person dead, one person injured

Kathie Lee Gifford to leave NBC's 'Today' show in April

Kathie Lee Gifford

Hey, you'll always know: Cuomo vetoes lottery anonymity bill

Hey, you'll always know: Cuomo vetoes lottery anonymity bill

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