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Senators call for new federal safety regs for stretch limos

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Former Office of Mental Health official accused of child endangerment

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Troy police investigate armed robbery

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Toys for Tots launches holiday campaign

It's getting colder and that means the most wonderful time of the year is right around the corner. The 2018 Toys for Tots collection drive is officially underway.


Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $970M as drawing approaches

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Mega Millions jackpot has climbed to $970 million, inching ever-closer to the $1 billion mark.


Video shows car passing stopped bus in Pittstown, nearly hitting child

A father in Rensselaer County is furious after a driver passed a stopped school bus and almost hit his little girl.  That close call happened in front of his business, and it was captured on his security cameras. 


New York state conducting black bear survey

New York environmental officials are conducting a black bear survey in an effort to set appropriate population levels of the animal for various parts of the state.


Family and friends gather to remember Schoharie crash victim

Family and friends were gathering Wednesday evening to remember one of the victims of the deadly limousine crash in Schoharie.


Drinking Water Quality Council meets, no word on MCLs

Environmentalists and residents of communities where tainted drinking water has been detected are growing impatient as the state continues to delay setting minimum contaminant levels for PFOAs and other toxic chemicals in their drinking water.


Shen teacher says district tried to fire her for being gay

A high school teacher at the Shenendehowa School District says the district tried to fire her because she's lesbian. The school says that's not true.


Student gunman kills 19, wounds 50 at school in Crimea

MOSCOW (AP) — An 18-year-old student strode into his vocational school in Crimea, a hoodie covering his blond hair, then pulled out a shotgun and opened fire on Wednesday, killing 19 students and wounding more than 50 others before killing himself.


Men arraigned in Pittsfield murder as search for third suspect continues

Two Pittsfield men have been arraigned on murder charges .


Man left paralyzed in Moreau shooting testifying in court

A man who was shot and paralyzed at a party takes the witness stand.


Vandals hit cemetery in Bennington

About two dozen headstones were damaged in a weekend vandalism spree at the Morgan Street Cemetery in Bennington, VT.


Trump asks Turkey for audio, video evidence on Khashoggi

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has asked Turkey for a recording that could reveal gruesome details of what happened to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, President Donald Trump said Wednesday. But he's not confirming there is any such recording, as reported by Turkish media, and he's continuing to urge patience while Saudi Arabia says it's investigating.


Stillwater police donating phones to domestic violence victims

October is "Domestic Violence Awareness Month." As part of that, the Stillwater Police Department is donating cellphones for victims so they have a way to call for help if needed.


Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

MONTREAL (AP) — Jubilant customers stood in long lines for hours then lit up and celebrated on sidewalks Wednesday as Canada became the world's largest legal marijuana marketplace.


Trio of breast cancer survivors on lifesaving mission

Albany's Washington Park will be awash in pink on Sunday. That's when the American Cancer Society hosts "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer."


Cosmetology students in Albany make wigs for breast cancer survivors

October is "Breast Cancer Awareness Month." In Albany, some survivors received a special gift.


Mega Millions jackpot soars to $900 million, second-highest

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Mega Millions jackpot is now up to $900 million.


Shen's Kevin Huerter makes NBA debut, pulls down three rebounds

A dream came true Wednesday night for Clifton Park native Kevin Huerter who made his NBA debut with the Atlanta Hawks at Madison Square Garden late in the 4th quarter. Our Chris Onorato spoke with the Shen grad after the game and has this report from MSG.


State seeks bids to redevelop Thruway's 27 service areas

New York state is seeking bids for redeveloping the more than two dozen service areas along the 570-mile Thruway system.


Schenectady Amtrak station reopens after construction

The new Schenectady Amtrak station is now open again.


Mexico Beach residents return home again _ some to no home

MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — With stunned faces and tears, residents of hard-hit Mexico Beach returned home for the first time Wednesday about a week after Hurricane Michael hit to find pieces of their lives scattered across the sand and a community altered.


Friend of teenager shot in Berkshire County park to host fundraiser

The Berkshire County community continues to come together for a teenager who was shot at October Mountain State Forest back in August.


More rain expected amid Central Texas flooding

LLANO, Texas (AP) — A continued threat of flooding is forecast in parts of Central Texas as more rain is expected in the area and dams along the swollen Colorado River release water downstream, officials said Wednesday.


Ex-executive gets over year in prison in NY corruption case

A former energy company executive has been sentenced to 14 months in prison after he admitted giving the spouse of one of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's top aides a low-show job.


Guilderland voters narrowly reject proposal for school building upgrades

The Guilderland community has narrowly rejected a proposal on a $42.7 million Capital Construction Project.


Fear continues in St. Johnsville after missing woman is found dead

Fear and uncertainty continue in St. Johnsville, weeks after the death of a young woman.


Paul's Race in memory of man who died of heroin overdose

By now, this far into the heroin crisis, most people know someone affected by the opioid epidemic.  A local couple is hoping to get the word out about treatment options, in memory of their son. 


Faso, Ryan discuss campaign ads, election

Rep. John Faso and Speaker Paul Ryan stopped by NewsChannel 13 on Tuesday morning.


Delgado talks about his mission in Washington, ads about his former rap career

Congressional Democratic candidate Antonio Delgado visited our studio Tuesday. The visit came just hours after his opponent, Republican John Faso, did the same with House Speaker Paul Ryan.


Trial date set in NXIVM sex trafficking case

A date has been set for the trial in the NXIVM case.


Worst of Mother Nature shows the best of human nature

Clifton Park native Brian Bassett, who now lives in Lynn Haven, Florida, says in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael he's seen the worst of Mother Nature become the best of human nature.


Pair arrested in Pittsfield murder

Two men are arrested in connection with the death of a Pittsfield man Monday night.


Puppeteer who played Big Bird on 'Sesame Street' retiring

WOODSTOCK, Conn. (AP) — The puppeteer who has played Big Bird on "Sesame Street" is retiring after nearly 50 years on the show.


Former Troy cops admit to misconduct-related charges in home search

Sentencing is scheduled next month for two former Troy cops.


Mega Millions jackpot now $868M, 2nd largest in US history

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The already-giant Mega Millions prize is now at $868 million after a drawing Tuesday night turned up no winners.


Asian shares climb on strong US corporate earnings, data

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets rose on Wednesday as robust U.S. corporate earnings and encouraging data assuaged worries about softening global growth.


Trump criticizes Fed for raising interest rates too quickly

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is criticizing the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates too quickly.


Albany police rescue stuck puppy from gate

Albany police helped rescue a two-week-old puppy Tuesday morning.


Guilderland residents voting on $42.7 million to upgrade aging school buildings

It's not election day yet, but residents in the Guilderland School District are heading to the polls Tuesday. They're deciding on a $42.7 million Capital Construction project.


Trio arrested after robbery at Colonie smoke shop

Colonie police arrested three people in connection to a robbery at a smoke shop on New Loudon Road.


Man accused of stealing $1,000+ from vacuum cleaners in Rotterdam

A 39-year-old man is accused of stealing more than $1,000 from vacuum cleaners in Rotterdam.


Police: Man stalked young girls in South Glens Falls while driving ice cream truck

A Whitehall man is arrested, accused of taking pictures or videos of young girls while driving an ice cream truck.


Saratoga County man charged with rape

A Saratoga County man is charged with rape.


Berkshire County woman pleads not guilty to deadly hit-and-run

A Berkshire County woman pleads not guilty to a deadly hit and run.


Burglary suspect sought in Clifton Park

State police are asking for help identifying a burglary suspect.


Support for Albany Pop Warner team that lost two coaches to gun violence

Albany Pop Warner Falcons played their first game since they lost their coach.  Joseph Davis, known as Coach Seven, died after being shot in Albany.  His team got support from their Pop Warner family. 


Albany Police: Do you know these men?

Albany Police are asking for the public's help identifying two men in connection with a homicide from over the summer. 


Report: Jobs in health care industry continue to rise

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The number of jobs in New York's health care industry continues to rise, with that sector of the state's economy contributing about $71 billion in wages last year.


Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt

NEW YORK (AP) — Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, with plans to shutter 142 unprofitable stores in the hopes that it can stay in business.


Mohawk Ambulance workers fighting for raise

Mohawk Ambulance workers are fighting for a raise. They are looking for more than $12.51 an hour. The United Professional Services Employees would at least like $15 an hour.


Blue balloons released in Schaghticoke to honor Schoharie crash victims

The Schaghticoke community is coming together to honor the lives lost in Schoharie. Balloons were released at a soccer game on Monday as the latest tribute for the victims.


NY lawmakers to hold hearing on legalization of marijuana

Lawmakers in the New York state Assembly are preparing for a hearing on proposals to legalize marijuana for recreational use.


Albany police: Viral video of dead dog not criminal manner

A viral video making the rounds this weekend called into question the actions of an Albany woman.


Schenectady County man faces new charge in connection with shooting spree

A Schenectady County man accused in a shooting spree over the summer is now facing additional charges.


From Poestenkill to the obliterated Florida panhandle

Ashley and Justin Smith, both graduates of Averill Park High School, now living in Lynn Haven, Florida, have returned to their panhandle home in a community that's been decimated by Hurricane Michael.


Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

SEATTLE (AP) — Paul G. Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates before becoming a billionaire philanthropist who invested in conservation, space travel, arts and culture and professional sports, died Monday. He was 65.


Last Kmart in immediate Albany-Schenectady-Troy area to close

The last Kmart in the immediate Albany-Schenectady-Troy area is closing.


Puppy thrown out of second-story window in Canajoharie now on the mend

A puppy found after being thrown recently from a second story window in Canajoharie is on the mend.


Woman who admitted to role in Lake George boat crash facing separate DWI charge

Troopers say they pulled over Kristine Tiger in Queensbury Sunday for failing to stay in her lane. Police say her blood alcohol level was .13 percent.


Times Union Center to host international sporting event

An international sporting event is making its debut in the Capital Region next year.


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Man arrested in Albany in connection with Rotterdam domestic incident

Man arrested in Albany in connection with Rotterdam domestic incident

Trump suggests 'rogue killers' murdered journalist Khashoggi

Donald Trump,

Murder investigation underway in Pittsfield

Murder investigation underway in Pittsfield

Albany police trying to identify two men in homicide investigation

These are the two men Albany police are trying to identify.

Sen. Warren: DNA test shows I have Native American heritage

Elizabeth Warren

Families search for the missing in the hurricane's aftermath

Families search for the missing in the hurricane's aftermath

Prince Harry, Meghan expecting child in spring

Prince Harry, Meghan expecting child in spring

Columbia High: East Greenbush Police say no credible threat

Columbia High: East Greenbush Police say no credible threat

Niskayuna police searching for missing woman

Niskayuna police searching for missing woman

Albany Pop Warner team takes the field after losing 2 coaches to gun violence

Albany Pop Warner team takes the field after losing 2 coaches to gun violence

Albany Police Investigating Incident on Dove Street

Albany Police Investigating Incident on Dove Street

Troy resident runs 31 miles on 31st birthday to raise money for breast cancer research

Troy resident runs 31 miles on 31st birthday to raise money for breast cancer research

Capital Region continues to mourn crash victims

Capital Region continues to mourn crash victims

Schumer: Feds haven't done enough to investigate limo safety

Schumer: Feds haven't done enough to investigate limo safety

Area native, family, ride out hurricane

Area native, family, ride out hurricane

Trump praises McConnell's role in battle over Kavanaugh

Donald Trump

Permanent memorial planned at Schoharie crash site

Permanent memorial planned at Schoharie crash site

Schoharie crash victims honored at Amsterdam football game

Schoharie crash victims honored at Amsterdam football game

Funeral services begin for Schoharie crash victims

Funeral services begin for Schoharie crash victims

Howes Cave business donates money to Schoharie first responders

Howes Cave business donates money to Schoharie first responders

GoFundMe makes donation hub for limo crash victims' families

In this Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 photo, a limousine, left, has landed in the woods following a fatal crash in Schoharie, N.Y.

Fulton County man sentenced for sexually abusing child in 2010

Fulton County man sentenced for sexually abusing child in 2010

Notorious escapee transferred to state prison

Notorious escapee transferred to state prison

Capital Region Red Cross volunteers head south to help with storm cleanup

Capital Region Red Cross volunteers head south to help with storm cleanup

Domino artist takes classic effect and adds STEM twist

Domino artist takes classic effect and adds STEM twist

Facebook says hackers accessed 29M people's accounts

Facebook says hackers accessed 29M people's accounts

Albany County comptroller alleging pay-to-play schemes are in Albany County government

Albany County comptroller alleging pay-to-play schemes are in Albany County government

Victims' names released in deadly Pittsfield fire

Victims' names released in deadly Pittsfield fire

Troy police assistant chief promoted to deputy chief

Troy police assistant chief promoted to deputy chief

Judge denies dismissing charges filed against camp counselor

Judge denies dismissing charges filed against camp counselor

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