COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Democrat Elizabeth Warren is proposing the elimination of existing student loan debt for millions of Americans, part of a sweeping set of education funding proposals announced as she and other presidential candidates seek to differentiate themselves in a sprawling field.
New York state officials say an Arizona-based semiconductor supplier will purchase GlobalFoundries' computer chip manufacturing plant in the Hudson Valley as part of a $720 million expansion plan.
A man from Albany faces up to 29 years in state prison for stealing a wallet.
Earth Day is upon us and people across the Capital Region are trying to help in any way they can. That includes in Rensselaer County.
Employees from the state DOT were along the road on Monday taking part in a so-called "trash blitz."
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Volodymyr Zelenskiy's landslide victory in Ukraine's presidential election has thrust a comedian and political novice into the middle of the most dangerous flashpoint between Moscow and the West since the end of the Cold War.
There are dozens of brand new grave markers at the Oakwood Cemetery in Troy, and it's all thanks to an anonymous donor.
BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton is the latest Democrat to jump in the race for the White House.
A traditional Easter dinner was held at the Capital City Rescue Mission in Albany Sunday. Volunteers turned out to make sure thousands of people in need could enjoy a holiday meal. This is the 36th year the Capital City Rescue mission has served an Easter meal. Executive Director Pastor Perry Jones says the number in need grows each year.
At least 207 people were killed and hundreds more injured in eight blasts that rocked churches and hotels in and just outside Sri Lanka's capital on Easter Sunday.
Volunteers are hard at work at the Capital City Rescue Mission in Albany preparing for Easter Dinner.
A local church is using the Easter holiday to encourage people to get handguns off the street.
RPI students are weighing in after college officials amended the alcohol and drug policies.
After a fire destroyed parts of the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris on Monday, some parishioners have safety and security concerns for their own houses of worship. The Albany Catholic Diocese is handling these concerns during one of the most holy weeks of the year.
For two years there's been the drip-drip-drip of the Russia investigation and the tweet-tweet-tweet of President Donald Trump assailing it. Numb yet?
A 16-year-old girl from Cambridge is being told she can't go to prom with her boyfriend.
Police tell us the Dollar Tree on Albany-Shaker Road was robbed of a couple thousand dollars.
Department of Public Works crews and fire departments across the area are preparing just in case flash flooding becomes a reality.
Charter Communications will expand broadband internet access upstate under a tentative deal with New York regulators.
A heiress pleaded guilty on Friday in a sensational case accusing a cult-like upstate New York group of creating a secret harem of sex slaves for the group's self-anointed spiritual leader.
Officials trying to fix some issues with a handful of teens causing problems
PARIS (AP) — Architects and construction workers have stabilized the damaged structure of Notre Dame cathedral, four days after a fast-spreading fire ravaged the iconic Paris building, and firefighters were leaving the site Friday night, a fire service official said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena Friday for special counsel Robert Mueller's full report as Democrats intensified their investigation of President Donald Trump, but leaders stopped short of liberal demands for impeachment proceedings.
A fire in Schaghticoke kept several fire departments busy on Friday afternoon.
A man is under arrest, after a car chase in Albany that ended with the car into a house.
A school resource officer called police on Kevin Burch back in September.
Candy shops are at the ready and homes are nicely decorated for the holiday weekend. We profile one of each.
The Decelle's front lawn is decked out in homemade bunnies.
Representatives from the New York State Broadcasters Association were in Albany on Friday for their annual awards luncheon - and NewsChannel 13 was honored to be among the recipients.
A dog found dragging himself across a local highway now has a new set of wheels.
A clothing donation closet is now helping foster kids in Rensselaer County.
Mechanicville police say a distracted driver slammed into a utility pole in the city.
New York's top financial officer says that despite a sharp decline in revenues, the state's financial health ended the fiscal year on a "positive note."
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marijuana users have for decades celebrated their love of the drug on April 20, but the once counter-culture celebration that was all about getting stoned now is so mainstream Corporate America is starting to embrace it.
NEW YORK (AP) - Amazon and Walmart on Thursday kicked off a two-year government pilot program allowing low-income shoppers on government food assistance in New York to shop and pay for their groceries online for the first time.
After being open for just three months, Theory Wellness in Great Barrington has reaped $6 million in gross revenue for recreational marijuana, a $185,000 tax windfall for the community.
One woman is recovering from stab wounds and another is under arrest after an incident Thursday morning in Troy.
NEW YORK (AP) - The Yankees have suspended the use of Kate Smith's recording of "God Bless America" during the seventh-inning stretch while they investigate an allegation of racism against the singer.
A Berne man is accused of strangling someone with a towel. The victim was knocked unconscious.
Reaction to the Mueller report on Capitol Hill runs along party lines.
Robb Freed will pedal from Yorktown, Virginia to Seattle and back beginning next week.
Jackson Povie's latest work of art is acrylic on canvas.
Several major horse racing tracks, including Saratoga and the sites of the Triple Crown, have agreed to phase out the use of the anti-bleeding medication, Lasix.
New York state agencies paid out $787 million in overtime for more than 18 million extra hours worked by state employees in 2018.
A Schenectady cop has been arrested in Utica.
The village of Lake George has opened bids for a new wastewater treatment plant. With a 10 percent contingency, the mayor says the cost will be about $2 million more than anticipated, for a total of about $24 million.
Preps are underway for the Easter feast this weekend at the Capital City Rescue Mission in Albany.
A Hudson woman away at college in Utica has died. Fardush Sultana was found in her dorm room April 8. She was a 2016 graduate of Hudson High School.
The cause of a house fire in Troy is under investigation. The fire broke out at a single family home just before 6:30 Thursday morning on Tibbits Avenue.
Albany Airport Firefighter Josh Woodward speaks with NewsChannel 13's Subrina Dhammi after he battled sepsis that nearly took his life.
NEW YORK (AP) — A college philosophy teacher arrested after entering St. Patrick's Cathedral carrying two cans of gasoline, lighter fluid and butane lighters had also been arrested at a New Jersey cathedral this week and had booked a Thursday flight to Rome, the New York Police Department said.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Some of Samsung's new, almost $2,000 folding phones appear to be breaking after just a couple of days.
A rally in Albany's Washington Park on Wednesday was working to raise awareness of sexual violence.
It has been two weeks since Josh Woodward returned home after nearly dying when he developed sepsis. The Albany Airport firefighter sat down exclusively with NewsChannel 13's Subrina Dhammi about what life is like now and those first moments when he opened his eyes in the hospital.
WASHINGTON (AP) — After nearly two years of waiting, America will get some answers straight from Robert Mueller— but not before President Donald Trump's attorney general has his say.
Jane Golub, the Capital Region businesswoman and philanthropist, died after a brief illness. She was 80 years old.
A corrections officer in Columbia County and his family lost their home in a fire. The fire almost a week ago was a sudden tragedy. Luckily, the family of four is okay. However, their home was heavily damaged.
The U.S. Navy is among the leading employers in Saratoga County.
There are still no arrests after a well-known Gloversville man was killed in a hit-and-run last weekend.
Democrats in the state senate are backing a proposal to expand free public college tuition for families of New York military members who die while performing their official duties.