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Cohoes Mayor Morse pleads guilty to federal crime

Cohoes Mayor Morse pleads guilty to federal crime


NYS looking to get ahead of court stenographer shortages

NYS looking to get ahead of court stenographer shortages


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Colonie police ivnestigating possible hate crime at Crossings park

Saratoga Springs expects lightning-struck City Hall to reopen completely in March

Moreau beach closed because of algae bloom

Man accused of touching girls at Saratoga fair skips court date

New sheeting supplier will be used for next NY license plates

NTSB looking for photos, video of Dutchess County plane crash

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Saratoga Springs crash that hurt 5 people still under investigation

Saratoga Springs police have released the name of the driver involved in a crash Monday that ended with a Jeep into a hot dog stand and multiple people hurt.


Microburst with 90mph winds confirmed in Malta

The National Weather Service confirms a microburst is what caused trees to topple, making a mess in Malta on Sunday.


Aurora Games is served up tonight

The inaugural Aurora Games begins tonight in downtown Albany with tennis and the daily fanzone.


Health Dept. warns of illness caused by vaping

New York's Health Department is now telling people who vape to look out for certain symptoms.


Troopers in disguise looking for workzone speeders

State Police and the state DOT have launched Operation Hardhat.


Albany driver caught with fake license plate on car

In case you were wondering, the answer is no – you can't make your own license plate for your car.


NYers asked to help choose new license plate design

New York State will soon be getting new license plates – and you can have a say in what they'll look like.


New York, 2 other states sue over Trump immigration rule

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state, New York City, Connecticut and Vermont sued the federal government Tuesday over new Trump administration rules blocking green cards for many immigrants who use public assistance including Medicaid, food stamps and housing vouchers.


California high school has new plan to separate students from phones

A high school in San Mateo, California is taking a new approach on the way it allows students to use their cell phones.


25th Bond movie gets a title: 'No Time to Die'

NEW YORK (AP) - The 25th James Bond movie has a title: "No Time to Die."


2 scientists share $500,000 prize for work on cancer biology

Two scientists will share a $500,000 medical prize for work that has spurred advances in cancer research, immunology and regenerative medicine.


Aurora Games set to begin

Some top tennis athletes will take the stage on Tuesday night for the Aurora Games.


Niskayuna man to be sentenced in Penn State fraternity hazing case

A Capital Region man is scheduled to be sentenced on Tuesday in the Penn State fraternity hazing case involving the death of a 19-year-old.


Court records indicate Epstein signed will two days prior to killing himself

NEW YORK (AP) - New court records show Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he killed himself in the Manhattan federal jail.


Police investigate dump-truck rollover in Selkirk

In Albany County, police are investigating what caused a dump-truck to rollover.    


Tariffs could be costing Americans more money

While some tariffs on things made in China are now on hold until later this year, others are still slated to take effect on September 1st. 


Cohoes Mayor Morse expected to plead guilty

Cohoes Mayor Shawn Morse may be about to enter a guilty plea to federal charges he's facing. Morse is scheduled for a change of plea hearing Tuesday.


UAlbany Police Department to conduct active shooter training

The UAlbany Police Department will be conducting training for police and emergency medical response to active shooter incidents on Tuesday.    


Aurora Games kickoff at the Empire State Plaza

Over the next week, the Times Union Center in Albany will be hosting the inaugural Aurora Games. It brings together top female athletes competing in seven different sports.


1 person killed in Argyle crash with sheriff's deputy

One person is dead and a Washington County sheriff's deputy has serious injuries after their two cars slammed into each other in Argyle.


Mount Ida Dam to be removed

The city of Troy is removing the Mount Ida Dam on the Poesten-Kill.    


Driver in Saratoga Springs loses control, hits people

A driver in Saratoga Springs lost control Monday morning and crashed into pedestrians.


Photographer creates bulletproof backpack fashion ad for back-to-school

(WESH)  A  Florida photographer and graphic designer is generating attention after he created images that look like back-to-school fashion ads featuring kids in bulletproof vests.


New York State Fair set to begin

The New York State Fair begins its two week run in Syracuse starting on Wednesday.    


Wilton-based soldier support group ready to battle back after fire

Wilton-based Operation Adopt a Soldier regroups following a damaging weekend fire.


New poll reports feelings about unvaccinated children in doctor's office

A new national poll shows how parents feel about unvaccinated children at the pediatrician's office.    


Dozens of girls receive free back to school haircuts in Pittsfield

Dozens of young girls are ready to go back to school, with some fresh haircuts and styles.       


NYPD fires officer 5 years after Garner's chokehold death

NEW YORK (AP) After five years of investigations and protests, the New York City Police Department on Monday fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner, the black man whose dying gasps of "I can't breathe" gave voice to a national debate over race and police use of force.


Planned Parenthood leaves federal family planning program

NEW YORK (AP) Planned Parenthood said Monday it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring women for abortions.


Buddies on a summer 'row' trip

We got a call telling us a longtime group of friends had an idea: row from Waterford to New York City. This is the summer.


Man, 20, pleads not guilty in Jewish center video threat

STRUTHERS, Ohio (AP) A 20-year-old man pleaded not guilty Monday to threatening a Jewish community center in a video that authorities say showed him shooting a semi-automatic rifle.


Sunday storms knock out power for thousands

The heat is building across the area and we are still seeing the chance for more thunderstorms this afternoon.


2 people killed when plane crashes into Dutchess County house

Police have released more information about the people who died when a plane crashed into a house in Dutchess County.


Gloversville man accused of breaking into church

A man from Gloversville is under arrest, accused of breaking into a church.    


Adopt a Soldier headquarters destroyed after fire

A building home to a local nonprofit is left destroyed after a fire broke Saturday afternoon. 


Crash leaves one injured in Malta

The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office says 46-year-old James Nickerson was traveling East on Round Lake Road and he slammed into another car at the intersection of Eastline Road.   


Hundreds of pets adopted during Clear the Shelters event

Loving animals finally found a new home. 


Pittsfield salon offering free haircuts for kids

For the third straight year, kids are getting free back to school haircuts in Pittsfield on Monday.    


Capital Region celebrates Immigrant's Day

Mayors of four Capital Region cities proclaimed Sunday, "Capital Region Immigrant's Day."    


Police warn drivers to slow down in work zones ahead of campaign

New York State Police are warning drivers to slow down and pay attention when driving through construction zones.


Local dads take part in Fathers' Rights Rally

Dad's across the Capital District are joining forces to take on a bigger role in the their children's lives. 


UPS will not apply peak surcharges for deliveries during holiday season

UPS is hoping to convince you to use them when it comes to holiday shipping time.


Disney offers new discounts for visitors willing to sleep in

Sleep in, and save money. That’s the idea behind a new special deal at Disney World.    


Storm leaves behind serious damage in multiple counties

Wild weather blew through the Capital District Friday night, leaving behind a giant mess. 


Block party celebrates Albany Empire's win

A week long celebration for the Albany Empire brought them back to the site of their Arena Bowl victory Saturday, the first AFL title for the franchise. 


Scotia survivor honored at Sarcoma 5K

People were walking and running to honor the life of a sarcoma survivor from Scotia. 


Albany County DA concerned about repeat offenders with bail reform coming

Albany Police said they arrested a teenager from Albany on Wednesday who was arrested back in April for two burglaries. Albany County District Attorney David Soares said he can’t speak to Stephens’s case specifically, but come Jan. 1, 2020 they will likely be seeing a lot of repeat offenders due to bail reform.


Clear the Shelters: adoption fees waived/reduced across the Capital District

Attention animal lovers: Saturday is the day to clear the shelters! 
 


Dollar General hiring hundreds as distribution center nears completion

Hundreds of positions are up for grab as Dollar General finalizes ts distribution center in Florida, New York. 


Philadelphia standoff suspect charged with attempted murder

The man accused of barricading himself inside a Philadelphia row house and shooting six police officers in an hourslong standoff has been charged with attempted murder.


Albany man accused of possessing child pornography

An Albany man is facing child pornography charges. 


Signs of recession worry Trump ahead of 2020

President Donald Trump is warning of an economic crash if he loses reelection, arguing that even voters who personally dislike him should base their ballots on the nation''s strong growth and low unemployment rate.


Small plane crashes into house near Poughkeepsie, killing 2

UNION VALE, N.Y. (AP) — A plane crashed into a New York home Saturday, killing one resident and one person on the aircraft and causing a massive fire, state police said.


'Easy Rider' star, 1960s swashbuckler Peter Fonda dies at 79

LOS ANGELES (AP) Actor Peter Fonda, the son of a Hollywood legend who became a movie star in his own right after both writing and starring in the counter-culture classic "Easy Rider," died Friday at his home of complications from lung cancer. He was 79.


Severe storms knock out power to 11,000+ Capital Region customers

Severe storms rocked parts of the Capital Region on Thursday evening.


Commemorating the Battle of Bennington

Townsfolk turned out in period costume Friday night on a hallowed battlefield in Rensselaer County to commemorate the 242nd anniversary of the Battle of Bennington.


Schenectady man admits to raping 11-year-old girl

A Schenectady man has admitted to raping an 11-year-old girl. The district attorney tells NewsChannel 13 Robert Cronin pleaded guilty to first-degree rape.


Schoharie report links DNA on DOT sticker to limo company operator

New documents released on the Schoharie limo crash investigation show DNA from a DOT sticker matches that of the operator of Prestige Limousine.


Bishop Hubbard responds sex abuse lawsuit

Bishop Emeritus Howard Hubbard of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany has released a statement after he was among those named in a sexual abuse lawsuit filed as part of the Child Victims Act.


Medical examiner rules Epstein death a suicide by hanging

NEW YORK (AP) New York City''s medical examiner ruled Jeffrey Epstein''s death a suicide Friday, confirming after nearly a week of speculation that the financier faced with sex trafficking charges hanged himself in his jail cell.


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Troy crews work to repair broken gas main

Troy crews work to repair broken gas main

Gas main repairs underway in Cohoes

Gas main repairs underway in Cohoes

Suspect sought in Hudson stabbing

Suspect sought in Hudson stabbing

Tyson Foods recalls some Weaver Brand frozen chicken breast

Tyson Foods recalls some Weaver Brand frozen chicken breast

Road closures remain in area of Albany sinkhole

Road closures remain in area of Albany sinkhole

Police seek to question man in NYC rice cooker bomb scare

Police seek to question man in NYC rice cooker bomb scare

Second suspect arrested in connection with shots fired incident in Amsterdam

Second suspect arrested in connection with shots fired incident in Amsterdam

State neuroscientist charged with federal crimes

State neuroscientist charged with federal crimes

Beloved Lake George teacher turning 96 still sings and plays piano every day

Beloved Lake George teacher turning 96 still sings and plays piano every day

Basketball-star takes local group of young players on an inspiring adventure

Basketball-star takes local group of young players on an inspiring adventure

Fire at Lafarge Cement Plant under investigation

Fire at Lafarge Cement Plant under investigation

Tower work may affect WNYT signal for antenna viewers

Tower work may affect WNYT signal for antenna viewers

Earnhardt takes weekend off after plane crash near Bristol

Earnhardt takes weekend off after plane crash near Bristol

Trump ties US success to 2nd term: 'You have to vote for me'

Trump ties US success to 2nd term: 'You have to vote for me'

Annual black and blue morning effort

Kevin Brown has been a Special Olympics New York athlete for 45 years.

Schuyler Sisters of stage meet their inspiration through art

Schuyler Sisters of stage meet their inspiration through art

Cohoes fire union and mayor battle over department promotions

Cohoes fire union and mayor battle over department promotions

Couple sentenced to prison for making pornography with baby

Couple sentenced to prison for making pornography with baby

Israel bars two U.S. Representatives from visit

Israel bars two U.S. Representatives from visit

Latham man faces felony grand larceny charge after allegedly stealing car

Latham man faces felony grand larceny charge after allegedly stealing car

U.S. Army veteran to complete cross country cycling journey in Albany

U.S. Army veteran to complete cross country cycling journey in Albany

Four people facing charges in connection with prostitution in Ballston Spa

Four people facing charges in connection with prostitution in Ballston Spa

President Trump talks about purchasing Greenland for U.S.

President Trump talks about purchasing Greenland for U.S.

Conference hearing held for former state worker charged with child endangerment

Conference hearing held for former state worker charged with child endangerment

DA: Shooting death of former Albany High basketball star was self-defense

DA: Shooting death of former Albany High basketball star was self-defense

Whistleblower accuses General Electric of accounting fraud

Whistleblower accuses General Electric of accounting fraud

New indoor firing range opens for Amsterdam cops

New indoor firing range opens for Amsterdam cops

Most escaped bison back home in Schoharie County

A photo of the escaped bison, which was taken by Lucy Proper when they were on her family farm in Roseboom last Thursday.

New basketball court in village of Waterford brings together generations

New basketball court in village of Waterford brings together generations

Glens Falls rolls out plans for downtown revitalization

Glens Falls rolls out plans for downtown revitalization

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