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    Amsterdam man wanted by Ballston Spa Police

    The Ballston Spa Police Department is looking for an Amsterdam man who failed to appear on several charges. More>>


    Albany City Councils holds casino Q&A Video included

    After hours of hammering questions, Albany City Council members said they felt they had just as many questions after the meeting as they did at the beginning of the night. More>>

    Sheriff: One dead in White Creek fire Video included

    A man was killed in a White Creek house fire on Wednesday, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. More>>

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    Money to be provided for flood damage Video included

    Money is on the way for dozens of communities around the state and capital region to help with flood damage and preparedness. More>>

    Details released in Bennington Police Department lobby shooting Video included

    A shooting occurred in the lobby of the Bennington Police Department Tuesday evening around 8:30 p.m. Crime tape blocked off the entrance of the police station while police processed the scene. More>>

    Albany woman arrested for claiming to be an attorney

    An Albany woman was arrested after claiming to be an attorney on Wednesday.

    Tanker truck goes air borne, causes accident

    A Galway man was operating a tanker truck when it lost its rear axle and went air borne.

    Sheriff: Priest arrested, accused of endangering the welfare of a child Video included

    Saratoga County Sheriff Michael Zurlo and Saratoga County District Attorney James Murphy III say a Roman Catholic priest has been arrested. More>>

    Two plead not guilty to 32 counts in Durham dog case

    Dawn Verdeschi Dawn Verdeschi

    Two people accused of keeping 39 dogs in unsanitary conditions have pleaded not guilty to numerous charges against them in New Baltimore Town Court. More>>

    Woman allegedly sold heroin from hospital bed

    A woman in western Pennsylvania is accused of selling heroin from a hospital intensive care unit and a hospital room. More>>

    Trinity Copeland found guilty in her father's shooting death Video included

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    A Rensselaer County Jury has found Trinity Copeland guilty in the shooting death of her father.

    Man accused of killing girlfriend's dog arraigned

    A Glens Falls man, accused of killing his girlfriend’s dog and leaving it in the Hudson River, will be arraigned on Wednesday. More>>

    State, Local fire officials kick off ‘RECRUITNY’ campaign

    Elected leaders and Capital District fire service officials held a news conference on Wednesday.

    Holey Donuts is opening its first store location in New York City next month. The online store claims its donuts has one-third the fat of a typical donut. More>>

    SKorea ferry toll hits 146 as search gets tougher Video included


    The grim work of recovering bodies from the submerged South Korea ferry proceeded rapidly Wednesday, with the official death toll reaching 146, though a government official said divers must now rip through cabin walls to... More>>

    Shooting in lobby of Bennington Police station Video included

    A Vermont State Trooper confirms there was a shooting in the lobby of the Bennington Police Station Tuesday night. More>>

    South Colonie Board of Education passes budget Video included

    The South Colonie Board of Education passed the 2014-15 school budget Tuesday night. More>>

    Police make arrest in Watervliet JSHS bomb threats

    The Watervliet Police Department has made an arrest in the bomb threats made at the Watervliet Junior Senior High School with a connection to the state of Michigan. More>>

    Father accused of breaking baby's ribs Video included

    Detective Ross with the Cohoes Police Department said one man is accused of breaking a baby’s ribs. More>>

    Woman reunited with dog, TV snatched on 1st date


    A woman has been reunited with her Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV that were snatched during her first date with a man she met online. More>>

    Miss America: Don't suspend teen over prom invite


    Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly. More>>

    Special Olympics New York teaming up with athletic association Video included

    Special Olympics New York is teaming up with New York State Public High School Athletic Association, the third largest high school association in the country, to create Unified Sports.


    Saratoga Casino and Raceway proposes bid for casino in East Greenbush Video included

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    Saratoga Casino and Raceway proposed a new destination resort casino for Rensselaer County.

    Niskayuna assigns interim superintendent

    Niskayuna assigned an interim superintendent on Tuesday. More>>

    Police: No explosive devices found on SCCC campus

    Schenectady Police say no suspicious items were found after multiple bomb threats were made towards Schenectady County Community College. More>>

    State Police: Man arrested after stealing woman's dentures

    State Police have arrested a man on harassment charges after he allegedly stole a woman’s dentures.

    Disabled vet reunited with service dog lost in car wreck Video included

    Luke Macner and Nina. Photo courtesy the Humane Society of Tampa Bay Luke Macner and Nina. Photo courtesy the Humane Society of Tampa Bay

    A disabled Tampa veteran was brought to tears Tuesday when he was reunited with his service dog after she went missing in a car wreck. More>>

    Trinity Copeland takes the stand during her murder trial Video included

    A Troy woman accused of killing her father took the stand in her defense on Tuesday.

    Athens man arrested for attempted sex abuse

    Irving Munoz Irving Munoz

    An Athens man was arrested for the attempt of sex abuse and endangering the welfare of a child on April 16. More>>

    Parents outraged after finding Easter Eggs filled with racist notes

    Parents in the West End are outraged after waking up to find Easter eggs filled with racist notes. More>>

    American Meb Keflezighi wins Boston Marathon


    A year ago, an injured Meb Keflezighi watched the Boston Marathon from the stands at the finish line on Boylston Street, leaving five minutes before the bombs went off. More>>

    Crews respond to Stow Avenue fire in Troy Video included

    Crews responded to a late night fire in Troy Monday. More>>

    East Greenbush becomes latest locale interested in casino Video included

    The Town of East Greenbush is interesting in bringing a Las Vegas-style casino to the area, but town officials said they need to see a proposal first. More>>

    Two juveniles accused of making, detonating bottle bombs, third being sought Video included

    Amsterdam Police have arrested and charged at least two juveniles for allegedly making bottle bombs, while police attempt to locate a third suspect. 

    NEWS10 ABC's John Gray reporting in Boston for marathon Video included

    NEWS10 ABC's John Gray is in Boston on Monday for the annual marathon.  More>>

    In show of defiance, 32,000 run Boston Marathon


    Some ran to honor the dead and wounded. Others were out to prove something to the world about their sport, the city or their country. And some wanted to prove something to themselves. More>>

    Albany PD investigating Second Street shooting

    Albany police are investigating a shooting that occurred on Second Street.  More>>

    UPDATE: Watervliet JSHS evacuated after second bomb threat Video included

    The Watervliet Central School District and police department said they received two bomb threats leading to an evacuation on Monday.

    Residents blaming river regulating district for overflow of Hudson Video included

    Melting snow packs in the Adirondacks and steady rain fall is reportedly to blame for the overflowing of the Hudson River, but those who live near the river believe flooding could have been prevented.  More>>

    Man with 42 license suspensions arrested on I-87

    State Police say a Connecticut man with 42 suspensions on his license was arrested in Greene County. More>>

    Two more arrested, accused of gang assault in Saratoga

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    Two men have been accused of gang assault, according to Saratoga Springs Police. More>>

    Kenya's Rita Jeptoo wins Boston Marathon again

    Rita Jeptoo of Kenya successfully defended the Boston Marathon title she said she could not enjoy a year ago after the fatal bombings. More>>

    12 gold bars found inside Indian man's stomach


    After a 63-year-old man complained a stomach pain in India, doctors removed 12 small gold bars from his stomach during a three-hour surgery.

    Local Boston Strong icon attends marathon Video included

    The Plourde family is looking forward to Monday’s Boston Marathon, though they are nervous to see how their son Jim Plourde will do emotionally after being a firefighter at least year’s event. More>>

    32nd Easter Banquet held at Albany mission

    The Capital City Rescue Mission hosted their “Easter Banquet” on Sunday. More>>

    A mother her young children faced an agonizing choice on a recent visit to a safari park in England, when their car burst into flames in the middle of a lion habitat. More>>

    Bob Spiner, Jr. has breezed through several 20-mile runs in the past few weeks. The 50-year-old lawyer from Lynbrook, N.Y., has trained a steady 40 to 50 miles a week for the past year and said he is in top physical condition to run this year's Boston Marathon. He's just not sure he's mentally ready. More>>

    Red Sox remember Boston Marathon victims

    The Boston Red Sox held an emotional 20-minute pregame ceremony honoring victims of the Boston Marathon bombings along with law enforcement officials, medical personnel, runners and race volunteers before Sunday... More>>

    New bishop celebrates Holy Week, Easter Sunday

    The new bishop of the Albany Catholic Diocese celebrated his first Easter masses as bishop.

    Woman accused of driving drugged, causing crash, with infant in car

    State Police say they arrested a woman for driving drugged with an infant in her vehicle.  More>>

    Schenectady Police investigating Saturday shooting

    Schenectady Police are investigating a shooting that happened on Saturday evening.  More>>

    Sheriff: Man wanted in two states found in Milton

    A man in Saratoga County has been arrested after authorities found he was wanted in two states.  More>>

    Johnstown club participates in nationwide event for the second amendment Video included

    The Pine Tree Rifle Club held a protest against the NY SAFE Act on Saturday.  More>>

    Divers begin pulling bodies from sunken ferry Video included


    After more than three days of frustration and failure, divers on Sunday finally found a way into a submerged ferry off South Korea's southern shore, discovering more than a dozen bodies inside the ship and pushing the... More>>

    Man hospitalized after shooting in Schenectady

    Shooting scene, near the 1600-block of Van Vranken Ave., Schenectady Shooting scene, near the 1600-block of Van Vranken Ave., Schenectady

    Police say a man was taken to Albany Medical Center after being shot in the stomach Saturday night. More>>

    Knoxville woman finds body under deck during Easter egg hunt

    Updated: April 18, 2014 07:19 AM

    A mother was shocked to discover the odor she'd smelled was a dead body underneath the deck of her Knoxville home. More>>

    Two arrested following traffic stop on the Northway

    State Police have arrested two teenagers after a traffic stop on the Northway.


    Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom

    A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school. More>>

    Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart

    AP Photo AP Photo

    An Ohio couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart. More>>

    Local shop celebrates Record Store Day Video included

    A local store is celebrating Record Store Day. Record Store Day was created in 2007 after a gathering of independent record store owners and employees. More>>

    Man accused of breaking and entering NYS Museum

     State Police say they have arrested a man for breaking into the New York State Museum.  More>>

    Public reminded to use caution after driver strikes, kills, moose

    Vermont State Police say a New Jersey man was driving when he collided with a moose on Route 9. More>>

    Dog training facility opens with events, ribbon cutting

    A full service dog training facility is opening up in Albany. More>>

    Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12


    Rescuers were searching through piles of snow and ice on the slopes of Mount Everest on Saturday for four Sherpa guides who were buried by an avalanche that killed 12 other Nepalese guides in the deadliest disaster on the... More>>

    Adirondack Phantoms play last game at Glens Falls Video included

    The Adirondack Phantoms played their last ever home game at the Glens Falls Civic Center Friday night. More>>

    Fatal Saratoga Co. single car crash under investigation Video included

    A fatal single car accident in the area Burgoyne Road between Hayes Road and DeGarmo Road is under investigation.

    Brant Lake teen arrested for impersonating officer

    A Brant Lake teen is under arrest after police say he impersonated an officer. More>>

    Albany Police investigating late night shooting

    The Albany Police Department is currently investigating a shooting. More>>

    Jesse Sawyer Jr. appears in Albany Federal Court Video included

    Jesse Sawyer Jr. appeared in federal court on Friday in Albany.

    Missing Schenectady woman located Video included

    The search for a missing woman with symptoms of dementia has come to an end after police confirm she has been found alive.

    Glens Falls man accused of killing dog indicted on animal cruelty charges

    The man accused of killing his girlfriend's dog and leaving it in the Hudson river was indicted on animal cruelty charges. More>>

    Mass man owes local ambulance company quarter of a million

    A Williamstown man will have to repay nearly a quarter of a million dollars after he admitted to stealing it from a local ambulance company. More>>

    CDTA and Music Mobile team up for awareness on bus safety Video included

    The Capital District Transportation Authority (CDTA) and Music Mobile have teamed up to further awareness of CDTA's bus safety program. More>>

    Easter weekend closings

    The Christian holy week continues Friday with many observing Good Friday ahead of Easter Sunday. More>>

    Convicted ax murderer, Chris Porco loses appeal

    Chris Porco, the convicted ax murderer from Delmar, lost another appeal. More>>

    SC woman shot to death in car after child finds gun in backseat

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    A woman is dead after being shot in the passenger seat of a car. Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley says 22-year-old Alexandra Santos of Easley died Thursday after she was shot in the back as she sat More>>

    Pins for Pets, Pet Connection fundraiser Video included

    Fourth annual Pins for Pets, Pet Connection Fundraiser. More>>

    Ill-Advised School Flier Counsels Kids Not to Rat Out Bullies

    A Nebraska elementary school has apologized for passing out a flier containing nine questionable rules for dealing with bullies. More>>

    President Obama welcomed Wounded Warriors on their Ride to the White House today calling the participants "an incredible inspiration to me and to our country." More>>

    Former – and potentially future – First Daughter Chelsea Clinton made the big reveal on Thursday: She's pregnant. More>>

    People rally in Bethlehem against recent reassessment of properties Video included

    People in the Town of Bethlehem rallied Thursday after many discovered the assessed value of their properties has significantly increased. More>>

    A Nebraska elementary school has apologized for passing out a flier containing nine questionable rules for dealing with bullies. More>>

    Attorney speaks out on SAFE Act Supreme Court case Video included

    The attorney for hundreds of plaintiffs who lost their Supreme Court case against the SAFE Act spoke out Thursday. More>>

    Parade held to honor Union College's hockey championship Video included

    A parade was held Thursday for Union College's men's hockey team, in celebration of their national championship win.

    Troy firefighters respond to fire near Fourth and Lincoln Video included

    Troy firefighters are responding to a major structure fire in the area of Fourth Street and Lincoln and Mann Avenues.

    Man facing rape charges now hit with illegal weapons charges Video included

    A former Army National Guard recruiter recently arrested on rape charges faces new charges in Glens Falls. More>>

    National Grid increases incentive for customers to recycle

    National Grid is kicking off its enhanced recycling program in a new way this year. More>>

    A new image shows the bullet-riddled anti-American rant allegedly scrawled by suspected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on the inside wall of a boat as he hid from a police manhunt last year. More>>

    New York political leader Basil Paterson dies

    Longtime New York political powerhouse Basil Paterson has died. More>>

    Annual Martin Luther King Jr. job fair comes to Albany

    Two job fairs will come to the Albany and Syracuse area in the month of April. More>>

    Mrs. Doubtfire is coming back for more gender-bending hilarity. More>>

    The captain of a ferry that sank off the coast of South Korea Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing, is under investigation as a possible criminal and was one of the first people to escape the doomed vessel, Coast Guard officials said. More>>

    Bennington Battle Monument to open Saturday

    Vermont's Bennington Battle Monument is opening for the season this weekend. More>>

    The man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker was sent to a state psychiatric facility for an evaluation Wednesday after an initial court appearance. More>>

    Crews battle blaze on Elizabeth Street in Albany Video included


    Fire crews battled a fire on Elizabeth Street in Albany Wednesday night.

    Developer pitches Albany casino idea to public Video included

    A business developer held a public meeting in Albany Wednesday to pitch his idea to bring a Las Vegas-style casino to the capital city.

    Missing Westerlo woman found by deputies

    Irina Mockute-Savyer Irina Mockute-Savyer

    The Albany County Sheriff's office found a woman who went missing from the town of Westerlo.

    Mom photographs baby and rescue dog in photo series

    © Grace Chon © Grace Chon

    The photographs of a baby and his rescue dog have gone viral after his mother posts the pictures online. More>>

    Thursday parade will celebrate Union’s big win

    A parade will be held for Union College's men's hockey team on Thursday.

    Moreau residents seeking answers after more flooding Video included

    Flooding in the Town of Moreau has many residents angry and demanding answers as to why there has been so much flooding in the area. More>>

    Trinity Copeland murder trial begins Video included

    The prosecution has started its opening statements in the Trinity Copeland trial on Wednesday.

    Family continues to search for missing woman Video included

    The search for a missing woman with symptoms of dementia continues.

    Berkshire Medical Centers offers to buy NARH

    The Massachusetts Nurses Association has confirmed that Berkshire Medical Center has offered to buy North Adams Regional Hospital. More>>

    Brothers accused of producing child pornography indicted

    Two brothers have been indicted on federal charges in a child pornography case. More>>

    Girl celebrates birthday with gifts for humane society

    A nine-year-old girl decided she did not want gifts for her birthday, but instead wanted to help a local organization. More>>

    Boil water order issued for Village of Salem

    SALEM, N.Y.—A boil water order has been issued for the Village of Salem. More>>

    2015 Ford Mustang to be displayed 1,000 feet above Manhattan

    Ford will celebrate 50 years of the mustang with the help of one of the most iconic buildings in America. More>>

    Car accident killed SD girls missing since 1971

    Authorities say two South Dakota girls missing since 1971 died after driving into a creek on their way to a party at a nearby gravel pit. More>>

    1 dead in fire at Domino's Pizza in Hudson Valley

    Authorities say one person has been found dead after a fire at a Domino's Pizza restaurant in a Hudson Valley strip mall. More>>

    Abby Peterson was just a few weeks shy of her sixth birthday in 2001 when she caught a severe case of chicken pox that made her so weak that she came down with pneumonia, her mother recalled. More>>

    Sub makes 2nd dive to search for Malaysian plane

    As a robotic submarine dove into the ocean to look for lost Flight 370, angry Chinese relatives stormed out of a teleconference meeting Wednesday to protest the Malaysian government for not addressing them in person. More>>

    A Pittsburgh-area high school is to resume classes one week after a student stabbed 21 others and a security guard, leaving four students still hospitalized. More>>

    Man charged with hoax near marathon finish line

    A man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line late Tuesday, the anniversary of the deadly pressure cooker bombings, had a rice cooker in his backpack and was being charged with possession of a hoax device,... More>>





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