TEENS SENTENCED FOR SHOOTING TODDLER WHO WAS SLEEPING IN DAYCARE

Two young men who admitted shooting up the city's South End last year in a retaliatory ambush, with one of them firing a round that...

ALBANY GROUPS PUSH FOR CEASEFIRE, VIOLENCE SOLUTIONS

ALBANY - A number of city residents are stepping up to try and quell gun violence in the city after 36 people were shot, including...

 
 
 

UALBANY STUDY FINDS EARLIER COVID INTERVENTION NEEDED FOR MINORITY COMMUNITIES

ALBANY - A new study from the University at Albany finds that Black and Latinx communities have a much higher chance of being infected,...

VALLEYCATS MULL PLANS FOR THIS YEAR, THINK ABOUT POSSIBILITIES FOR NEXT YEAR

When the minor league baseball team takes the field again next year, the franchise could be quite different. For one thing, the ValleyCats...

 
 
 

DIFFERING VERSIONS OF BUMPY'S GUN SCARE EMERGE

SCHENECTADY - The attorney for embattled Bumpy's Polar Freeze owner David Elmendorf denies his client is a racist and said they've...

SMALL BUSINESS LOAN PROGRAM WINS EXTENSION FROM CONGRESS

At midnight Tuesday, the Small Business Administration closed up shop on a popular, yet controversial, federal program that has awarded...

 
 
 

ALBANY INVESTMENT ADVISER: BE OPTIMISTIC, BUT CAUTIOUS, ABOUT MARKET RECOVERY

There is reason to be optimistic about the economy's recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, Capital Region investment adviser Hugh...

TSA UPDATES PASSENGER PROCEDURES AT CHECKPOINTS

COLONIE - If you haven't flown since March, you'll find some procedures have changed at the airport security checkpoint in the wake...

 
 
 

ALBANY CORRECTIONS OFFICER CHARGED WITH FALSELY REPORTING FIREWORK ATTACK

ALBANY - Sheriff deputies said an Albany County correctional officer who claimed that someone threw a lit firework in to his home over...

CAPITAL REGION, OTHER NEARBY TOURIST SPOTS COME ALIVE AS JULY 4TH APPROACHES

MANCHESTER, Vt. - In this small tourist Vermont town, Manchester Designer Outlets reopened this week, and Hildene - the Lincoln family...

 
 
 

CHURCHILL: AS NEW YORK REOPENS, RESIDENTS OF GROUP HOMES WAIT

Before the coronavirus changed everything, Heidi Schroder lived an active and fulfilling life. She had a part-time job at the Center...

PITINO: DON'T START COLLEGE BASKETBALL UNTIL JANUARY

The Hall of Fame coach, due to face Siena twice in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play next season, floated the idea today college...

 
 
 

COHOES OPENS CITY POOL TO RESIDENTS ONLY

COHOES - The city will open Lansing's Pool to city residents only beginning Sunday July 5 for four swimming sessions daily. “We want...

GYM OWNERS FRUSTRATED AS WAIT TO REOPEN CONTINUES

But as the Capital Region looks forward to the final phase of the state's economic reopening plan, New York gym owners still don't...

 
 
 

TROY MAN CHARGED WITH STEALING 31K POUNDS OF FOOD FROM REGIONAL FOOD BANK

COLONIE - A Troy man has been charged with stealing 31,542 pounds of food from the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York, according...

COHOES MOURNS TEENAGER GUNNED DOWN ON CITY STREET TUESDAY

COHOES - School officials and friends are mourning the death of an 18-year-old Cohoes High School graduate after he was gunned down...

 
 
 

TROY MAN CHARGED WITH STEALING 31LBS OF FOOD FROM REGIONAL FOOD BANK

COLONIE - A Troy man has been charged with stealing more than $50,000 worth of food from the Regional Food Bank, according to Colonie...

CAPITAL REGION Q&A: MARCUS PRYOR ON BEING BLACK IN ALBANY

Our regular Capital Region Q&A feature chats with people about their lives, jobs and the place we call home. Today's subject is Marcus...

 
 
 

STEFANIK SKIPS INTELLIGENCE HEARINGS FOR MONTHS, CALLING THEM 'SPECTACLES'

For months, Rep. Elise Stefanik and eight other Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee have skipped all but one of the committee's...

ALBANY MAN, 40, FOUND BEATEN TUESDAY, DIES, POLICE SAID

ALBANY - A 40-year-old man found badly beaten Tuesday night on Sherman Street has died, police said. Sharrod Smoot was pronounced dead...

 
 
 



Miami police officer relieved of duty after graphic video involving woman...

Miami police officer relieved of duty after graphic video involving woman surfaces

Graphic video involving police and a woman at the Miami airport quickly prompted rebuke among residents and a top law enforcement official. Read more ...

A 72-year-old woman was gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park when...

A 72-year-old woman was gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park when she tried to take a picture

Officials said the woman approached the bison several times before it charged. Read more ...

Police: 24 dead in attack on drug rehab center in Mexico

Police: 24 dead in attack on drug rehab center in Mexico

Gov. Diego Sinhue said drug gangs appear to have been involved. Read more ...

Trump slams House's $1.5T bill as ‘wasteful Green New Deal initiative'

Trump slams House's $1.5T bill as ‘wasteful Green New Deal initiative'

House Democrats on Wednesday passed a $1.5 trillion “green” infrastructure plan that would increase funding to fix US crumbling infrastructure while also adding funding for... Read more ...

Judge deals setback to President Trump policy limiting asylum

Judge deals setback to President Trump policy limiting asylum

A federal judge has knocked down a cornerstone border policy of President Trump's administration regarding asylum in the U.S. Read more ...

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

Firefighters said 69-year-old Donald Winters and his friends were preparing for a Fourth of July show for the weekend when something went wrong. Read more ...

Citing racial bias, San Francisco will end mug shots release

Citing racial bias, San Francisco will end mug shots release

San Francisco police say they will stop releasing the mug shots of people who have been arrested unless they pose a threat to the public. Read more ...

Russian voters agree to extend Vladimir Putin's rule to 2036

Russian voters agree to extend Vladimir Putin's rule to 2036

Election officials say a majority of voters have approved amendments to Russia's constitution, allowing President Vladimir Putin to stay in power until 2036. Read more ...

Snakes can glide through the air - and this is how

Snakes can glide through the air - and this is how

For some, the sight of a snake slithering on the ground is scary enough, so how about one launching itself through the air? Read more ...

NYC passes budget that cuts $1 billion from NYPD

NYC passes budget that cuts $1 billion from NYPD

New York City lawmakers approved an austere budget early Wednesday that will shift $1 billion from policing to education and social services in the coming year. Read more ...