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    Cuomo meets foes' criticism with silence

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has responded with silence to political foes clamoring for prompt criminal investigation of his administration following a press report that it interfered with a special corruption commission.  More>>

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    Block of Washington Ave. closed as police surround home

    Albany police have closed a portion of Washington Avenue as they surround a home. More>>

    Parents rally for faster access to medical marijuana

    Parents gathered at the Capitol Monday to push for some patients to receive emergency access to medical marijuana. More>>

    Rare storm at California beach hard to see coming

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    A thunderstorm formed so rapidly over a Southern California beach that experts said Monday it was impossible for anyone to predict a lightning strike would turn a day of carefree fun into one of terror. More>>

    Man charged in teen's 9-month disappearance

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    A New Hampshire man was arrested Monday and charged with kidnapping 15-year-old Abigail "Abby" Hernandez more than nine months ago sometime after she left Kennett High School in Conway. More>>

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    Deal to improve veterans' health care costs $17B

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    A bipartisan deal announced Monday would authorize about $17 billion to help veterans avoid long waits for health care, hire more doctors and nurses to treat veterans and make it easier to fire executives at the Department... More>>

    Police identify victim in fatal motorcycle accident in Albany Video included

    Police have identified the victim of a fatal motorcycle accident that happened at 3 a.m. on Sunday.

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    Local market closes its doors after 65 years Video included

    After 65 years in business, a local market and landmark is closing its doors.

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    Advocates calling for immediate access to medical marijuana Video included

    Advocates are calling the Governor to create an immediate access to medical marijuana for terminally ill patients and those whose illnesses are life threatening. More>>

    Saratoga Springs PD arrests 9 in prostitution sting Video included

    Saratoga Springs Police arrested 10 individuals in a prostitution sting last Tuesday.

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    As SPAC prepares for Russian ballet, local Ukrainian group plans protests Video included

    More than 300 Russian performers from the famous Bolshoi Ballet Troop are making their way to the Capital Region for a performance debut at SPAC. More>>

    Schenectady police investigate suspicious fire, stabbing

    Schenectady police are investigating a suspicious fire and stabbing that occurred Monday morning.

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    Amsterdam welcomes new fire chief Video included

    The Amsterdam Fire Department is starting its week with a new leader. More>>

    Sheriff: 12 arrested during prostitution sting in Clifton Park

    The Saratoga County Sheriff’s Department made 12 arrests in eight hours during a prostitution sting. More>>

    Torre among six baseball legends inducted into Hall of Fame Video included

    Six former baseball players have entered the league’s immortality during the 2014 Hall of Fame Class. More>>

    Congressman Gibson speaks about violence between Israel and Hamas Video included

    At the annual Blueberry Festival, it wasn’t the pancakes that were on the mind of Congressman Chris Gibson, but rather current events around the world, especially the violence between Israel and Hamas militants. More>>

    Tree falls on home in Watervliet during storm Video included

    An extremely large tree came crashing down on a Watervilet home, cracking walls and dousing the house with water. More>>

    Ruling on antibiotics in livestock reversed

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    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration isn't required to hold public hearings to evaluate the health risks of widespread use of antibiotics in animal feed, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday. More>>

    Aid Group: 2nd American has Ebola in Liberia

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    A second American aid worker has tested positive for the Ebola virus at the same hospital in Liberia where an American doctor became infected while helping to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease, a relief group... More>>

    Fighting intensifies near MH17 disaster site

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    Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month. More>>

    Clifton Park community raises money for local girl with deadly disorder Video included

    A lemonade stand set up shop to raise money for 'Hannah's Hope Fund' on Saturday. More>>

    Man reported missing on Saturday afternoon

    Police in Schodack are looking for a man they say was last seen a little before noon on Saturday.


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    Man drowns in Sacandaga Lake while trying to dock boat

    Police say a man drowned in the Sacandaga Lake while trying to dock a pontoon boat on Saturday. More>>

    History enthusiasts learn about late local Civil War spy Video included

    A former army and CIA officer was in town to shed light on one of america's best spies on Saturday. More>>

    Road closures in Schenectady due to water main break

    Police say Watt Street from Albany Street to Cambridge Road will be closed to all traffic due to a water main break. More>>

    Saratoga Race Course holds first Jockey Foot Race in 20 years Video included

    Saratoga Race Course united with racetracks across the country on Saturday for the first 'Jockey Foot Race' in 20 years.  More>>

    Police investigating fatal motorcycle accident in Colonie Video included

    Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash early Saturday morning. More>>

    Police investigate motorcycle accident in Valley Falls

    State police are investigating a crash on route 67 just east of the Schaghticoke fairgrounds. More>>

    Schumer suggests airline safety devices

    U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is urging federal authorities to study whether U.S. passenger jets should be equipped with devices that would protect them against missiles like those that recently shot down a Malaysian Airlines... More>>

    Mayfield police solve month old burglary case

    A month after a burglary in the Town of Hope, two suspects have been identified. More>>

    Cops: 'Spider-Man' slugged officer in Times Square

    His spidey senses must have been off. More>>

    Kayakers breach Kennedy Airport security perimeter

    Two kayakers have been cited for trespassing after breaching a Kennedy Airport security perimeter. More>>

    Police ID 3 kids killed in Philly carjacking crash

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    Two carjackers who fled after ramming a stolen SUV into a family selling fruit for their church, killing three young siblings, were still on the run Saturday as the reward for their capture topped $100,000. More>>

    Man receives DWI after leaving motorcycle in middle of Northway

    On Friday, troopers received reports of a Green 1989 Suzuki motorcycle abandoned in the driving lane of the Northway Exit 8 off ramp. More>>

    NY man arrested on DWI charge after friend killed

    Police say a Long Island man struck and killed a friend after she got out of his car and started walking because she believed he was drunk. More>>

    Firefighters search for man who fell off Congress Street bridge

    Police in Troy say a man was spotted falling from the Troy-Menands Bridge Saturday afternoon. More>>

    Officer gets desk duty for alleged stomp

    A New York City police officer has been put on desk duty for allegedly stomping a drug suspect during an arrest captured on amateur video. More>>

    Prison closing could affect historic Grant site

    The closing of a state prison north of Albany could affect future operations of the nearby historic site where President Ulysses S. Grant died. More>>

    Red Cross says its facing looming blood shortage

    The American Red Cross says it's facing a looming blood shortage. More>>

    Local bikers help raise funds for Honor Flight

    Some local bikers held a fundraiser Friday night to help send veterans to the World War II memorial in Washington, D.C. More>>

    Troy community rallies for peace Video included

    After several recent acts of violence, the Troy community gathered together Friday night to rally for peace. More>>

    Police still investigating after burglar killed

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    Prosecutors Friday were waiting for the results of a police investigation into the killing of a burglar by an 80-year-old California homeowner who says he shot the woman in the back as she fled his home and ran down an... More>>

    Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain

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    It's been called a David vs. Goliath story, a "Tale of Two Arthurs" and even the "ultimate Greek tragedy," but the characters in this drama are not Biblical or literary figures. They're grocery store owners. More>>

    Milton man arrested after domestic dispute

    A Milton man was arrested on weapon charges after he allegedly threatened two people with long rifles during a domestic dispute. More>>

    'Up the Down Staircase' writer Kaufman dies at 103

    The author of "Up the Down Staircase" has died in New York City. Bel Kaufman was 103. More>>

    Veterans attend resource fair Video included

    Local organizations held a resource fair for veterans providing free services and interview tips. More>>

    Vermont police seek help finding missing teen

    The Vermont State Police is requesting assistance in locating a missing teenager. More>>

    Nearly 570 vacant buildings plague Troy Video included

    As authorities in Troy continue to investigate a string of suspicious fires, NEWS10 ABC takes a closer look at the number of vacant buildings in the Collar City.

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    59 become U.S. citizens at Rensselaer County Court Video included

    Several area residents became U.S. citizens Friday at Rensselaer County Court.

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    College Day at the Saratoga Race Course

    Friday is College Day at the Saratoga Race Course. More>>

    Troy PD asks for public’s help in 25-year old cold case

    The Troy Police Department is asking for the public’s help in solving a 25-year old cold case.


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    Man accused of killing five-week-old infant sentenced Video included

    A 19-year old who previously pled guilty for his role in causing the death of a five-week-old infant is set to be sentenced Friday.

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    Cause sought for gunfight between patient, doctor

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    Authorities are attempting to determine why a man identified as a patient fatally shot a caseworker at a hospital complex in a Philadelphia suburb and whether a psychiatrist who pulled out his own gun and wounded the... More>>

    Tony D'Abrosca enlisted in the U.S. Army just months before graduating from high school at the height of World War II. He went on to serve almost three years in Japan and the Philippines in the Army's 38thInfantry Division. More>>

    Missing Mechanicville 12-year-old located

    A missing Mechanicville 12-year-old has been located. More>>

    Fla. man arrested for leaving accident scene

    The Stillwater Police Department has arrested a Florida man for allegedly leaving the scene of an accident. More>>

    Planes with Ukraine bodies arrive in Netherlands

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    Two more military aircraft carrying remains of victims from the Malaysian plane disaster arrived in the Netherlands on Thursday, while Australian and Dutch diplomats joined to promote a plan for a U.N. team to secure the... More>>

    Health aide accused of choking elderly woman Video included

    Police say a health aide choked an elderly woman at a nursing home.  More>>

    Coach of 31 years reinstated to position after public outcry Video included

     A local high school coach is back in the game after public outcry. More>>

    Two teens reported missing in Adams while hiking mountain located

    Massachusetts State Police say two young teenagers reported missing have been found and are back with their families.


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    Pittsfield adopts strict smoking regulations Video included

    Officials in Pittsfield say there are new, tougher smoking regulations which are a matter of public health.  More>>

    Troy man helps those in Ukraine during political unrest Video included

    A local man visiting Kiev, the capital of Ukraine, says he does not see an end to the ongoing fighting in the country anytime soon.  More>>

    Local Underground Railroad home gets a new life Video included

    An Albany home that led thousands to freedom in the Underground Railroad is getting a million dollar face lift this summer. More>>

    Man found dead in water near Lee Park Campgrounds identified Video included

    The body of an adult male found in the water near the boat docks at Lee’s Campground on Wednesday has been identified.

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    TSA to demonstrate the proper way to bring guns on planes

    The Transportation Security Administration held a demonstration on the proper way travelers can bring their guns with them when they fly on Thursday. More>>

    How Arizona, Ohio, Oklahoma, executions went awry Video included

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    By The Associated Press Since the start of the year, executions in Ohio, Oklahoma and Arizona have gone awry, with inmates gasping for breath as lethal drugs coursed through their bodies. The Associated... More>>

    Police officer rescues toddler from Erie Canal

    A police officer is being credited with rescuing a 3-year-old boy from the Erie Canal in central New York. More>>

    A pit bull is being hailed as a hero for carrying an injured Chihuahua to safety -- and now the two dogs are looking for a loving home together. More>>

    Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

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    An airline said Thursday it suspected typhoon weather caused one of its planes to crash land on a small Taiwanese island, killing 48 people. More>>

    Albany Co. Executive aims to crackdown on oil spills Video included

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     The Albany County Executive has discussed a new legislation meant to crackdown on oil spills. More>>

    Missing East Greenbush teen located

     A 16-year-old girl has been reported missing to the East Greenbush Police Department. More>>

    Amsterdam officials vote to ban basketball on city streets Video included

    The Amsterdam City Council voted on an ordinance Monday night that would ban playing basketball on city streets. More>>

    Tree damages tent, picnic tables after lightning strike Video included

    The NEWS10 ABC anchors received a scare at the Saratoga Race Course Wednesday when a bolt of lightning struck a tree knocking it to the ground. More>>

    Quick rain storm passes through Rensselaer County Video included

    A quick storm passed through Rensselaer County Wednesday afternoon bringing lots of lightning and rain. More>>

    Outrage as coach has to reapply for job he held for 27 years Video included

    After 27 years, Cohoes High School is making a coach re-apply for his job, which has left many people in the community asking "why?". More>>

    40 bodies from jet solemnly returned to Dutch soil Video included

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    Victims of the Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine returned at last Wednesday to Dutch soil in 40 wooden coffins, solemnly and gently carried to 40 identical hearses, flags at half-staff flapping in the wind. More>>

    Pablo Cruz found guilty of second degree murder Video included

    The Albany County District Attorney has announced that a jury has found Pablo Cruz guilty of second degree murder. More>>

    Stopping deadly oil train fires: New rules planned

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    Responding to a series of fiery train crashes, the government proposed rules Wednesday that would phase out tens of thousands of older tank cars that carry increasing quantities of crude oil and other highly flammable... More>>

    Patrols arrest three in Lansingburgh as Troy Police increase presence

    Troy Police have arrested three people for illegal drugs and a loaded handgun, as part of the increased police presence in Lansingburgh. More>>

    NY State Fair selling tickets online for 1st time

    Tickets for the New York State Fair can be bought online for the first time ever. More>>

    Shipwrecked Concordia making final voyage off isle

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    The Costa Concordia cruise liner began its final voyage Wednesday, slowly being towed away from the tiny Italian island where it capsized more than two years ago, killing 32 people. More>>

    Albany airport to get nearly $4 million upgrade

    Albany International Airport is getting nearly $4 million in federal money for runway repaving and other upgrades. More>>

    Residents pack neighborhood watch meeting Video included

    Hundreds of residents gathered at a watch meeting Wednesday to voice their concerns over the growing violence in their neighborhood. More>>

    Amsterdam tries to ban basketball in city streets Video included

    Amsterdam city officials are attempting to pass an ordinance that would ban playing basketball in city streets. More>>

    Police seek help finding missing person

    The Schenectady Police Department is asking for help locating a missing person. More>>

    Closing arguments begin in Pablo Cruz trial Video included

    Closing arguments continue to take place in the Pablo Cruz trial on Tuesday. More>>

    Vandalism strikes local Ukrainian cemetery Video included

    Colonie Police say there has been vandalism at a local Ukrainian cemetery. More>>

    Young woman's ashes float down Hudson River on small sailboat Video included

    There was a unique sight along the Hudson River on Wednesday as the ashes of a 24-year-old woman were carried in a small wooden sailboat. More>>

    Rewards being offered after string of crimes in Troy

     A local church is stepping in to help find those responsible for a string of crimes that occurred in Troy and Lansingburgh over the weekend. More>>

    Washington Co. man buried alive at Clinton Co. landfill

    Authorities say a Salem, New York man was buried alive while dumping material at the Clinton County Landfill. More>>

    List of 2014 summer fairs Video included

    Check out our list of 2014 summer fairs More>>

    Every morning, Lauren Bobert starts the day by getting ready for work. She puts on her make-up, fixes her near-perfect hair, and puts on a sparkly belt. More>>

    Troy community taking more active role to ensure safety

    According to Troy police ever since the city has asked the community to step up and be more vigilant they have received an increase in calls reporting suspicious activity. More>>

    Teen's death puts focus on caffeine powder dangers

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    A few weeks before their prom king's death, students at an Ohio high school had attended an assembly on narcotics that warned about the dangers of heroin and prescription painkillers. More>>

    Local waiter receives $1,000 tip Video included

    A waiter at a local restaurant received a generous tip all in the name of paying it forward. More>>

    Students, parents outraged after coach of 31 years is let go Video included

     A well known coach from the Lansingburgh School District will not be returning to the field next school year.  More>>

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    • New fears about Ebola spread after plane scare

      New fears about Ebola spread after plane scare

      Monday, July 28 2014 10:38 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:38:28 GMT
      No one knows for sure just how many people Patrick Sawyer came into contact with the day he boarded a plane in Liberia, had a layover in Togo and then arrived in Nigeria where authorities say he died days later...More >>
      No one knows for sure just how many people Patrick Sawyer came into contact with the day he boarded a flight in Liberia, had a stopover in Ghana, changed planes in Togo, and then arrived in Nigeria, where authorities say...More >>
    • Be ready for 'prolonged' Gaza war, Netanyahu says

      Be ready for 'prolonged' Gaza war, Netanyahu says

      Monday, July 28 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:30:02 GMT
      Israel and Hamas have lowered the pace of the fighting in the three-week-old Gaza war as international efforts intensify to end the conflict that has already killed 1,030 Palestinians and 43 Israeli soldiers.More >>
      Signaling an escalation of Israel's Gaza operation, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Israelis Monday to be ready for a "prolonged" war, and the military warned Palestinians in three large neighborhoods to leave...More >>
    • Defense: Gov't suppressed evidence in Blackwater

      Defense: Gov't suppressed evidence in Blackwater

      Monday, July 28 2014 6:36 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:36:49 GMT
      Lawyers for Blackwater security guards are accusing the government of suppressing evidence favorable to the defendants, who are accused in the killings of 14 Iraqis in Nisoor Square in Baghdad.More >>
      Lawyers for Blackwater security guards said Monday that the government has suppressed evidence favorable to defendants who are on trial in the killings of 14 Iraqis in Nisoor Square in Baghdad.More >>
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