Saratoga Springs City Hall closed amid repairs

Saratoga Springs City Hall closed amid repairs

16-year-old Burnt Hills student dies in accident

16-year-old Burnt Hills student dies in accident

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Ballston Spa boy reopens lemonade stand

Dragon Boat Race kicks off in Waterford

Sheriff: Body found in vehicle fire near Walt Disney World

Bethlehem Police: missing 13-year-old girl found

AP source: Omarosa has video, audio, texts

Lightning strike causes a fire at Saratoga Springs City Hall


Motorcyclist dies after early-evening crash in Colonie

Police say a Ford Focus collided with a motorcycle while making a left hand turn.

Cuomo on his 'inartful' remark: 'Of course America is great'

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday that he was "inartful" when he said earlier in the week that America "was never that great," a comment that was widely condemned and mocked by critics on the right and left.

Move over or pay up ... Cohoes police enforce Move Over Law

NY pledges $2.2 million to combat crime in Albany

After what has been a violent summer in the city of Albany, the state is pledging more than $2 million to help fight crime in the city.

Sheriff: Albany County Sheriff's Deputy shot dog after attack on K-9 partner

Sheriff Craig Apple says an unregistered dog attacked the K-9 on Prince Court in Colonie Thursday night.

Finger puppets and bracelets teach peace during camp week

During a summer of violence, there's a Children's Peace Week in Albany that teaches kids from grades 2-8.

Police looking out for drivers who don't move over on I-787

If you do not move over on Interstate 787, be prepared to get a ticket.

Gregory sworn in as new Albany fire chief

A swearing-in ceremony was held for Albany's newest fire chief. Joseph Gregory was sworn in Friday morning.

New York Naval Militia testing new vehicle on Hudson

The New York Naval Militia is trying out its new landing craft on the Hudson River.

Gloversville woman accused of welfare fraud

A Gloversville woman is under arrest for welfare fraud. Authorities say she filed false claims for $2,990 in benefits.

Officials investigate cause of death for Colorado mom, kids

FREDERICK, Colo. (AP) — The bodies of two young girls were submerged in crude oil for four days before authorities discovered them, according to court documents filed by an attorney defending the girls' father against accusations that he killed his children and wife.

Niskayuna STEAM bus to lake class on the road

We often hit the road to show you classrooms around the Capital Region teaching kids about STEM.  This time, it's the actual classroom that's hitting the road.

Judge says he's gotten threats, won't ID jurors

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - The judge presiding over the fraud trial of former Trump campaign Paul Manafort says he won't release the names of jurors at the trial's conclusion because he fears for their safety and because he himself has received threats.

Kids under 18 now banned from using tanning beds in NY

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state now prohibits anyone under the age of 18 from using indoor tanning booths.

Trump cancels military parade, 'maybe next year'

President Donald Trump says he is canceling his plans for a military parade through the streets of Washington because the price was "ridiculously high."

Growing interest in gardening at Pitney Meadows Community Farms

From beekeeping to growing gourds, operations at the Pitney Meadows Community Farms have come a long way in a year, and there's no sign of them slowing anytime soon.

Capital Region reacts to Gov. Cuomo saying America 'was never that great'

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is facing backlash Thursday after remarking America was "never that great," while criticizing President Donald Trump in a speech.

GOP buys Cuomo ticket to Canada after US greatness comment

Republicans have purchased a bus ticket to Canada for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo after the Democrat said America "was never that great."

Race horses get to enjoy retirement in Saratoga

We've now passed the halfway mark for the racing season in Saratoga. Every year the fans are pretty much the same.  But the horses? They come and go.

Woman dedicated to helping immigrants

Our lives take us in a direction sometimes that we don't always understand. But the saying goes, all things happen for a reason -- and for a local woman that means she was meant to help others just like her.

Vatican in 'shame and sorrow' over abuses in Pennsylvania

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican expressed "shame and sorrow" Thursday over a scathing Pennsylvania grand jury report about clergy who raped and molested children in six dioceses in that state, calling the abuse "criminally and morally reprehensible" and says Pope Francis wants to eradicate "this tragic horror."

APNewsBreak: Google clarifies location-tracking policy

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google has revised an erroneous description on its website of how its "Location History" setting works, clarifying that it continues to track users even if they've disabled the setting.

Stolen car smashes into Scotia home

A stolen car plowed into a home in Scotia, causing heavy damage to the structure.

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died

Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died at age 76 from advance pancreatic cancer.

Goldstock's Sporting Goods closed 'until further notice'

A fixture in Schenectady County for generations, Goldstock's Sporting Goods is closed "until further notice" according to its owner.

LEGOLAND New York building toward 2020 opening

We got our first look at what the new LEGOLAND in Orange County will look like.

Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

FREDERICK, Colo. (AP) — After his pregnant wife and two daughters disappeared, Christopher Watts stood on his porch in Colorado and lamented to reporters how much he missed them.

Trump mocks Cuomo's 'never that great' comment

President Donald Trump is mocking New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's remarks that America "was never that great."

New safety measures in effect at Kaaterskill Falls

New safety regulations are in effect at Kaaterskill Falls in Greene County. It's one of the most visited places in the Catskills.

Woman burned in Gloversville fire dies

The woman pulled from a Gloversville fire and resuscitated by first responders over the weekend has now died. Police say Bonnie Bun died from her injuries.

Jury deliberations under way in fraud trial of Paul Manafort

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Jurors began their deliberations Thursday in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who prosecutors say earned $60 million advising Russia-backed politicians in Ukraine, hid much of it from the IRS and then lied to banks to get loans when the money dried up.

Couple renews vows on 70th anniversary

This story is about a love for the ages. Joe and Joan Clemens celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Wednesday.

Teen reunites with NICU nurses at St. Peter's

A special reunion 13 years in the making took place Wednesday at St. Peter's Hospital in Albany.

Rensselaer residents upset over recycling fee hikes

RENSSELAER - Everyone in the Capital Region will probably be paying more for their recycling services soon.

Mother of missing Schenectady baby facing charges

Schenectady police have arrested the mother of a missing baby boy.

Cuomo: America 'was never that great'

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said America "was never that great" Wednesday during remarks criticizing President Donald Trump and his slogan, "Make America Great Again."

Sean Spicer signs books in Saratoga Springs

The book tour for President Trump's former press secretary, Sean Spicer, has brought him to the Capital Region. He held a signing Wednesday morning for his new memoir "The Briefing" at Northshire Bookstore on Broadway in Saratoga Springs. 

Allison Mack asks for lenient bail in NXIVM case

Actress Allison Mack, who has pleaded not guilty to sex trafficking in the NXIVM case, is requesting lenient bail conditions.

Bethlehem police: Man bitten by rabid cat

Bethlehem police issued a warning Wednesday about a feral cat with rabies.

Man injured in Albany shooting

Albany police are searching for a gunman.

Trump yanks ex-CIA chief's clearance, hitting vocal critic

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly revoked the security clearance of ex-CIA Director John Brennan on Wednesday, an unprecedented act of retribution against a vocally critical former top U.S. official.

Ben & Jerry's has new CEO focused on social impact

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry has a new CEO who has challenged the company to "double its social impact."

Memorial service held for teen who drowned

Friends and family remembeed the life of Anthony Blaauboer during a memorial service Wednesday morning at Legacy Church in Delmar.

Rotterdam man accused of raping teen

A 35-year-old Rotterdam man is accused of raping a 14-year-old.

Malta car crash sends two people to hospitals

Deputies in Saratoga County are investigating an accident in Malta that sent two people to the hospital.

2 people arrested in connection to Mechanicville car break-ins

Mechanicville police say they received several reports of things being stolen from vehicles -- and they say they caught two people in connection with that.

Sinkhole opens on North Main Ave. in Albany

Crews are working to repair a sinkhole caused by a water main break on Washington Ave. and North Main Ave. in Albany. N. Main is closed from Washington to Spring St.

Baker who won at high court sues Colorado over new bias case

DENVER (AP) - The Colorado baker who wouldn't make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple and won a ruling at the U.S. Supreme Court is suing the state over another discrimination allegation.

A rising concern? After straws, balloons get more scrutiny

NEW YORK (AP) - Now that plastic straws may be headed for extinction, could Americans' love of balloons be deflated?

British media say crash suspect is Briton of Sudanese origin

British media say crash suspect is Briton of Sudanese origin

"Take Me Home" launched in Amsterdam

A program called "Take Me Home" was launched in Amsterdam, today. A database will better help police locate missing people or understand what non-verbal people need in an emergency.

Missing prize cows hurt farmers preparing for Washington County Fair

This is a difficult time for some farmers who are getting ready for next week's Washington County Fair, but without their prize show cows.  Seven cows were stolen from two farmers at the end of July.  

Transgender candidate nominated for Vt. governor

A former utility executive from Vermont has become the first transgender candidate to win a major political party's nomination for governor.

Rensselaer County Legislature urging City of Troy to find funding to re-open pools

It’s another hot summer without city pools in Troy. This is the second straight summer they’ve been closed.

Local teachers learn yoga for upcoming school year

Stress levels in the classroom are high for both student and teachers. That's why the Unstoppable Yoga for Youth Program is gaining traction. 

Albany man accused of leaving toddler out in the rain

A 40-year-old Albany man is behind bars, accused of leaving a 1-year-old child in a stroller outside in the rain.

$92M in improvements planned at Albany Airport

Multi-million dollar improvements are coming to the Albany International Airport. At a news conference to announce the project Tuesday, officials called this a modernization effort and said some of these changes are long overdue

Agriculture fuels Altamont Fair for 125 years

Despite the rain, the fair must go on and it's back in Altamont for the 125th annual event.

NY sues opioid maker, says Purdue Pharma misled consumers

New York has joined the growing list of states taking legal action against pharmaceutical companies over the opioid epidemic.

Lunchladies accused of stealing cafeteria cash

Two sisters are accused of stealing nearly half a million dollars in lunch money. 

Washington County man accused of raping girl

Washington County man accused of raping girl

Vermonters to cast primary votes for governor, senate, House

Vermont Republican Gov. Phil Scott shakes hands with a supporter.

Missing elderly man from Mechanicville found safe

Missing elderly man from Mechanicville found safe

Trump warns Cuomo: Anybody who runs against me 'suffers'

President Donald Trump and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

New York plans meetings to address recycling problems

Scrap metal cans processed for recycling.

State of emergency declared for Monroe, Ontario, Wayne counties

State of emergency declared for Monroe, Ontario, Wayne counties

WH insists Trump's no racist as he vilifies another minority

Omarosa Manigault Newman

Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

UK police treat Parliament crash as terrorism, seek motive

UK police treat Parliament crash as terrorism, seek motive

Albany County expands Styrofoam ban

A foam cup is discarded in a trash bin.

Manafort chooses not to testify as defense rests its case

Kevin Downing, Thomas Zehnle, Brian Ketcham

Debate date set for Cuomo, Nixon in NY governor race

Cynthia Nixon

Efforts continue to try and combat drunk driving

Efforts continue to try and combat drunk driving

Schenectady police: autopsy on baby will take 'extended period of time'

Schenectady police: autopsy on baby will take 'extended period of time'

Man who injured troopers, truck driver gets 2-6 years

Man who injured troopers, truck driver gets 2-6 years

Neighbors help with fire rescue in Gloversville

Neighbors help with fire rescue in Gloversville

Rail trail controversy: Man says trooper threatened fine for riding his motorized scooter

Rail trail controversy: Man says trooper threatened fine for riding his motorized scooter

Bigfoot sighting reported in Whitehall

Bigfoot sculpture in front of Vermont Marble, Granite, Slate & Soapstone Co. on Route 4 in Whitehall.

Man accused of flashing women in Milton

Man accused of flashing women in Milton

A Troy man is accused of exposing himself in different neighborhoods throughout the town of Milton.

Police looking for Pittsfield stabbing suspects

Police looking for Pittsfield stabbing suspects

Couple injured in Saratoga Springs knife attack

Couple injured in Saratoga Springs knife attack

Police catch accused Red Bull bandit

Police catch accused Red Bull bandit

Trump travels to Fort Drum to sign defense bill

President Donald Trump at Fort Drum on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018.

Cuomo issues statement on Trump visit to NY

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo

FBI fires Peter Strzok in wake of anti-Trump text messages

FBI Deputy Assistant Director Peter Strzok, testifies before a House Judiciary Committee joint hearing on

Omarosa releases Trump recording, threatens to 'blow the whistle'

Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman, right, walks past President Donald Trump during a meeting in the White House in this March 13, 2017 file photo.

AP Source: Soul icon Aretha Franklin is seriously ill

Aretha Franklin

Teacher accused of driving drunk to school pleads to lesser charge

Kimberly Grover

Mosquito spraying in Pittsfield hopes to stop West Nile

Mosquito spraying in Pittsfield hopes to stop West Nile

Unite the Right Rally takes place in Washington D.C.

Unite the Right Rally takes place in Washington D.C.