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    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>>

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    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>>

    Cohoes, Troy police looking into body found inside Canvass Street apartment Video included

    An investigation is underway after Cohoes officials say a body was found in an apartment on Canvass Street Monday night.


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    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>>

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    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>>

    Halfmoon insurance denies flood claims Video included

    A local town’s insurance company is denying claims to residents who had their property heavily damaged during June flooding. More>>

    Afghan vet who fought wounded gets Medal of Honor

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    Bleeding from both legs and his arm, Ryan Pitts kept firing at about 200 Taliban fighters, even holding onto his grenades an extra moment to ensure the enemy couldn't heave them back. On Monday, President Barack Obama... More>>

    Two teens arrested in connection to robberies

    Two teenagers were arrested in connection to two street robberies. More>>

    Troy's history of suspicious fires resurfaces Video included

    A string of arsons that fire crews battled in Troy on Monday brought back memories of similar fires that happened in July of 2012. More>>

    Hundreds gather for Troy teen’s vigil Video included

     Hundreds of people gathered in Troy Sunday the vigil of 16 year old Eshane Walker. More>>

    Crews battle six suspicious, early morning fires in Troy Video included

    Troy Police officers and firefighters responded to six fires in the city overnight. More>>

    Flight 17 tragic end for family of 6 coming home

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    Mohammad Afif and his family were about to start a new chapter in their lives. Afif was getting set to begin his university studies in architecture, and his father was preparing to move back to Malaysia with his wife and... More>>

    Increase sale of counterfeit tickets to Times Union Center events Video included

    The sale of fake tickets is a growing problem at Albany’s Times Union Center. More>>

    Dog hailed as hero for alerting deaf boy to fire

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    A pit bull named Ace is being hailed as a hero for licking the face of a sleeping, deaf 13-year-old Indianapolis boy to alert him that the house was on fire. More>>

    'Modified duty' for medics after fatal NYC arrest

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    Four emergency workers involved in the medical response for a New York City man who died in police custody after being put in an apparent chokehold have been barred from responding to 911 calls, the Fire Department of New... More>>

    Schumer aims to lessen cost of medication for pets

    New York Senator Chuck Schumer has a plan that he says will save pet owners some money.  More>>

    Annual hat contest in Saratoga brings out the unique and the whimsical Video included

     An annual tradition brought out the bold and creative at the Saratoga Race Course on Sunday. More>>

    Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

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    Now's the time to get moonstruck. More>>

    Rory McIlroy wins British Open for 3rd major

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    Walking off the 18th green as the British Open champion, Rory McIlroy kept gazing at all the greats on golf's oldest trophy. More>>

    US outlines case against Russia on downed plane Video included

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    Video of a rocket launcher, one surface-to-air missile missing, leaving the likely launch site. Imagery showing the firing. Calls claiming credit for the strike. Recordings said to reveal a cover-up at the crash site. More>>

    Hot air balloon crashes into power lines, 5 hurt

     A hot air balloon crashed into power lines in a Massachusetts neighborhood, injuring five people on board. More>>

    Vermont's Shumlin to face Cuomo in NY rafting race

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin are set to square off in a rafting race meant to highlight the Adirondacks' recreational opportunities. More>>

    US communities diverge on child migrant response

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    As thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children have poured into South Texas, community leaders from Dallas to Los Angeles to Syracuse, N.Y., have offered to set up temporary shelters to relieve the Army bases, holding... More>>

    Patrons enjoy 'Fashion Saturday' at Saratoga Race Course Video included

    Opening weekend at The Saratoga Race Course brought out thousands of patrons, but all bets were off when it came to what people were wearing.   More>>

    Troy Police investigating homicide of 16-year-old Video included

    Troy police are continuing to investigate the homicide of 16-year-old Eshane Walker. More>>

    Race Course patrons to participate in annual hat contest Video included

    The New York Racing Association is having its first giveaway of the racing season. More>>

    Police: Movie, TV legend James Garner dies

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    Actor James Garner, whose whimsical style in the 1950s TV Western "Maverick" led to a stellar career in TV and films such as "The Rockford Files" and his Oscar-nominated "Murphy's Romance," has died, police said. He... More>>

    Police: Fla father beats accused child abuser

     Police say a Daytona Beach father beat an 18-year-old man unconscious after finding him sexually abusing his 11-year-old son.

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    Police investigating fatal plane crash in Essex Co.

    State police say they are investigating a fatal plane crash in Essex County. More>>

    Man accused of attempting fights with multiple people in Richmondville

    State Police have arrested a man after a reported disturbance in Richmondville. More>>

    Wynantskill couple arrested for growing marijuana

    Two people were arrested after police say they found marijuana plants in their backyard. More>>

    Motorcyclists bring awareness to homeless vets in Capital Region

    A motorcycle event was held in the Capital Region for "Homeless Veterans Awareness Day". More>>

    Albany City Council considers smoking ban

    A ban on smoking cigarettes in public parks may soon be put into effect. More>>

    Riverkeeper report states Hudson River not always safe for swimming

    The group Riverkeeper says the Hudson River may not be the safest place to swim. More>>

    Fire breaks out in abandoned building

    Police and fire officials in Troy responded to an early morning fire on Saturday. More>>

    Rensselaer City Police investigating stabbing

    Rensselaer police are investigating a stabbing that happened overnight. More>>

    400-mile Erie Canalway bike tour to end Sunday

    A 400-mile bicycle tour along the Erie Canalway Trail from Buffalo to Albany is scheduled to wrap up this weekend. More>>

    Robbers' families say police acted appropriately

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    The families of two slain bank robbery suspects said that police in the Northern California city of Stockton acted appropriately when they engaged in a gunbattle with their sons. More>>

    Health care plan discontinuation leaves family scrambling Video included

    A local man received a letter stating his health care coverage will be discontinued, and he only has two weeks to find a replacement. More>>

    Barn catches fire in Fulton County Video included

    Multiple crews responded to a barn fire in Perth on Friday. More>>

    Convicted sex offender faces rape charge in Gloversville Video included

    A 28-year-old convicted sex offender faces charges of rape after allegedly having intercourse with a 14-year-old.


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    A 5-year-old Massachusetts boy battling cancer said all he wants for his upcoming birthday is a box of birthday cards. More>>

    Teen killed in Essex County bus rollover accident Video included

    A 14-year-old girl was killed when a commercial bus rolled over in Essex County on I-87 southbound between exits 29 and 30.


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    Opening Day 2014 at Saratoga Race Course Video included

     It’s Opening Day at Saratoga Race Course and the line was long Friday morning as people from near and far waited to walk through the gate.

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    Coxsackie man arrested for assault with tire iron

    A Coxsackie man faces charges after allegedly striking another man in the face with a tire iron during a dispute.


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    Man in critical condition after Argyle accident

    State Police in Washington County are investigating an Argyle accident that left one man in critical condition.

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    Ukraine: Pro-Russia rebels downed Malaysian plane Video included

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    Ukraine accused pro-Russian separatists of shooting down a Malaysian jetliner with 298 people aboard, sharply escalating the crisis and threatening to draw both East and West deeper into the conflict. The rebels denied... More>>

    AP source: Missile took down jet in Ukraine Video included

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    American intelligence authorities believe a surface-to-air missile took down a passenger jet in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, a U.S. official said, but the Obama administration was still scrambling to confirm who launched... More>>

    Malaysia says jetliner did not make distress call

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    The Malaysia Airlines jetliner that went down in war-torn Ukraine did not make any distress call, Malaysia's prime minister said Friday, adding that its flight route had been declared safe by the global civil aviation... More>>

    Teen killed in bus crash remembered on birthday Video included

    A special birthday remembrance was held Thursday for a teen killed in a Lake Luzerne bus crash nearly two weeks ago.

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    Albany fire chief seeks money to reinforce firehouse Video included

    The Albany Fire Chief spoke at the Albany Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday to find additional funding for the department. More>>

    War vets push for new PTSD treatment Video included

    Iraqi War veterans spoke out in support of a not-yet approved treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. More>>

    Man starts fire using 'blowtorch' to kill spider

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    A man who used a can of spray paint and a lighter as a makeshift blowtorch to kill a spider in his laundry room started a blaze that caused $60,000 worth of damage, Seattle fire officials said Wednesday. More>>

    Chestertown parents face charges after toddler found wandering on SR 8 Video included

    Chestertown parents were arrested and charged with endangering the welfare of a child after their 2-year-old was found wandering in the road.

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    Local man plans to continue with trip to Ukraine next week, despite MH17 tragedy Video included

    A passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday in the Ukraine, and both the country’s government and pro-Russia separatists have both denied involvement.

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    Schodack Police investigate report of man approaching teen on street

    Police are investigating after they say a 14-year old was approached by a man and asked if she wanted a ride in the Village of Castleton. More>>

    Crews fight fire at Niskayuna residence

    A fire broke out at a Niskayuna residence Thursday morning.

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    Woman, 82, dies after Albany crash Video included

    Albany Police said they are investigating an accident that killed an 82-year-old woman on Sheridan Avenue Wednesday afternoon. More>>

    Troy police on the lookout for suspect involved in an early morning police chase Video included

    Police remain on the lookout for a suspect involved in a police chase which resulted in a crash Thursday morning.

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    Ulster County man arrested for flying drone near medical facility Video included

    The New York State Police arrested a Lake Katrine man for allegedly flying a drone near a medical facility. More>>

    Sexual assault suspect turns himself in

    A man wanted for Aggravated Sexual Assault turned himself in to police Wednesday. More>>

    Albany woman seeks kidney donor via billboard Video included

    What would you do if your life depended on getting a new kidney, and none of your family or friends were viable matches?

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    Social media campaign asks town to acquire Hoffman's Playland carousel Video included

    After the news that Hoffman's Playland will officially close its doors after 60 years, a group has launched a campaign in hopes of having the Town of Colonie acquire the playland's iconic carousel. More>>

    Police: Man arrested for dumping raw sewage near ball fields

    The Town of Waterford Police Department have announced the arrest of a man who is accused of dumping raw sewage on a field. More>>

    NYRA announces upgrades at Saratoga Race Course ahead of opening day Video included

    Friday is the start of the 146th Racing Season in Saratoga and those who will attend this year can expect to see some upgrades. More>>

    Police investigate chain of street robberies in Albany Video included

    Police in Albany are currently investigating four street robberies that occurred over the weekend. More>>

    Residents against East Greenbush casino to challenge town board

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    Casino controversy continues on Wednesday as some residents have another agenda for an, otherwise, regularly scheduled town board meeting in East Greenbush.   More>>

    State Police: Groom accused of assaulting guest at wedding

    State Police have arrested a groom after he allegedly assaulted a guest at his own wedding reception. More>>

    State Police arrest man after walking away from DWI crash

    The New York State Police arrested a Palatine Bridge man after he crashed his vehicle and walked away. More>>

    Vermont man dies after bull confrontation

    A Vermont man died Tuesday after being confronted by a bull. More>>

    Millions of NYers fall victim to cyber crime Video included

    Cyber crime has become more prominent, and a new report states millions of New Yorkers have fallen victim to the crime. More>>

    Troy Officials: Cemented water pipe cap led to gas leak Monday Video included

    Troy city officials are blaming a local landlord who was behind on his bills for a gas leak that forced several people from their homes.

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    Man claims kingdom so daughter can be princess

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    A Virginia man says he has claimed a kingdom in Africa so his daughter can be a princess. More>>

    New York to invest in new facility to keep tech valley alive in the state Video included

    Governor Cuomo made his way to the Capital Region to make, what he says, is a major economic development announcement. More>>

    Albany business hopes Bitcoin ATM will give the currency more credibility Video included

    The owner of New York's first Bitcoin ATM says he hopes it will give the online currency a little more credibility.

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    Sheriff: Wife, husband accused of stealing over $40k in benefits

     A couple has been arrested for allegedly stealing more than $40,000 in public assistance.  More>>

    On-duty officer delivers his own son in California

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    Every now and then a police officer has to deliver a baby. The first time Officer Bryan Anderson did it, the baby was his own son. More>>

    Opening statements to begin in Pablo Cruz trial Video included

    Opening statements are expected to take place for the man accused of hitting and killing a bicyclist while leading police on a chase. More>>

    State Police: Man assaulted victim, led police on Northway pursuit

    State Police say they have arrested a man following a domestic incident which led to a pursuit on the Northway. More>>

    Men wanted for Atlantic City shooting arrested in Albany

    Two men wanted for an Atlantic City shooting have been arrested by U.S. Marshals in Albany. More>>

    Florida company lands New York State Fair contract

    A Florida-based company has been awarded the contract to operate catering services and restaurants at the New York State Fair. More>>

    Sheriff's Office responds to domestic dispute with a barricaded subject

    The Greene County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to a report of a domestic dispute which turned into a standoff. More>>

    Albany County welcomes housing for homeless vets

    The Albany County Legislature passed a resolution that will help begin the process of building housing for homeless veterans in the county.  More>>

    A Washington state history teacher fired in 1972 for being gay has received a long overdue apology from the local school board More>>

    Cars stuck in mud at music festival Video included

    Multiple cars were stuck in the mud after a music festival. More>>

    Off-duty cop helps man stranded from crash Video included

    An off-duty officer came to the aid of a man stranded on the side of the road after a crash. More>>

    Derek Jeter, an All-Star for the last time

    Derek Jeter was an elite shortstop winning World Series not long after many of baseball's current greats were born. More>>

    Local principal arrested for allegedly falsifying teaching credentials Video included

     A local high school principal has been arrested after he allegedly forged his teaching credentials. More>>

    Senator Schumer pushing to preserve the Export-Import Bank Video included

    Senator Charles Schumer is pushing to preserve the Export-Import Bank, stating that it is a driver of economic growth and jobs. More>>

    Jury selection completed for trial of man accusing of killing bicyclist during chase Video included

    The trial for a Schenectady man, who is accused of hitting and killing a bicyclist while leading police on a chase, completed jury selection Monday. More>>

    The sweat drips down Terry Bartley's forehead, his cheeks, his neck. More>>

    Trooper shares meaning behind K-9 partner's name Video included

    Each dog on the New York State Canine Unit has a very special reason behind their name and one Trooper says he name his K-9 after a friend. More>>

    New fire engine too heavy for historic Albany Fire Station Number One Video included

    A brand new fire engine is too heavy for the historic firehouse floor that was supposed to be its new home.  More>>

    Saugerties shelter opened after heavy rains strand festival attendees

    The Red Cross has opened a shelter in Saugerties after heavy rains this weekend flooded a festival, preventing attendees from leaving.

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    Fire officials work together quickly to seal gas leak in Troy Video included

    Troy fire officials say utility workers hit a gas line on Pawling Avenue, forcing some residents out of their homes. More>>

    Woman dies after van crashes into tree in Loudonvile Video included

    A vehicle accident occurred on Old Niskayuna Road in Loudonville Sunday. More>>

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    • Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

      Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:46:40 GMT
      After a bruising nine-week runoff campaign, Georgia Republicans will finally have their Senate nominee who will compete against Democrat Michelle Nunn for a seat the GOP can ill afford to lose as the party looks to...More >>
      Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia's U.S. Senate nomination, setting up a matchup against Democratic nominee Michelle Nunn that will help determine...More >>
    • CEO: Clippers coach to quit if Sterling stays

      CEO: Clippers coach to quit if Sterling stays

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:24:23 GMT
      Richard Parsons, the interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers, is due to step into the battle of billionaires going on in probate court over the proposed sale of the Los Angeles Clippers.More >>
      The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team.More >>
    • Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

      Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:15:04 GMT
      By The Associated Press Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.More >>
      By The Associated Press When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots...More >>
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    • US: Russia 'created the conditions' for shoot-down

      US: Russia 'created the conditions' for shoot-down

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:41:12 GMT
      The Obama administration said Tuesday it would present data from the U.S. intelligence community laying out what's known about the Malaysia Airlines plane that was shot down in Ukraine.More >>
      Senior U.S. intelligence officials said Tuesday that Russia was responsible for "creating the conditions" that led to the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, but they offered no evidence of direct Russian...More >>
    • UN chief believes Gaza fighting will end soon

      UN chief believes Gaza fighting will end soon

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:03:27 GMT
      The Palestinian U.N. envoy says a draft U.N. resolution calling for an immediate cease-fire in the Gaza Strip will be formally circulated to the Security Council.More >>
      The U.N. secretary-general said Tuesday it is his "hope and belief" that his emergency mission to the Middle East will lead to an end to the fighting between Hamas and Israel "in the very near future."More >>
    • Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike

      Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:42:54 GMT
      Israel bombed five mosques, a sports stadium and the home of the late Hamas military chief across the Gaza Strip early Tuesday, a Gaza police official said, as the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state...More >>
      A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel's main airport, prompting a ban on flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot...More >>
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