Storm Tracker Forecast 10/31/2014 12:07 pm UTC
Here's the latest News 10 Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologists Steve Caporizzo, Steve Teeling, Tim Drawbridge, and Greg Pollak.
Local man creates haunted house to scare off hunger 10/31/2014 12:06 pm UTC
A local man turned his back yard into a haunted house in an effort to fundraise for a local food pantry.
Gov. Cuomo signs legislation expanding medical treatment in schools 10/31/2014 11:32 am UTC
Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation Thursday expanding medical treatments in schools. Teachers and staff will now be able to administer epi-pens to students without prescriptions in emergency
Gregory Lewis expected to be extradited Friday 10/31/2014 11:11 am UTC
A fugitive who led police on a multi-state manhunt until being taken into custody in Fort Edward is likely to be leaving the Capital Region Friday. Police say Gregory Lewis is heading back to Massa
Fright for hunger haunted walk- thru 10/31/2014 10:04 am UTC
A Watervliet man created a haunted house in his back yard in an effort to fundraise for a local food pantry.
Captured: manhunt ends for trooper ambush suspect 10/31/2014 7:52 am UTC
Albany police search for hospital thief 10/31/2014 3:26 am UTC
A thief is targeting offices at Albany Medical Center and police are hoping you can help catch him.
Union, RPI to take the ice Friday 10/31/2014 2:14 am UTC
The Union College and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute hockey teams will take the ice Friday for the first time since the 2013 Mayor’s Cup brawl.
Higher penalties for property blight in Johnstown 10/31/2014 1:57 am UTC
The city of Johnstown has doubled the penalty for property owners who don’t maintain their lawns.
City of Johnstown cracking down on blight 10/31/2014 1:56 am UTC
The city of Johnstown is cracking down on blight after doubling the penalty for property owners who don't maintain their lawns.
Residents rally to rid Albany of violence 10/31/2014 1:29 am UTC
Several people gathered in Albany on Thursday to rally to rid the city of Albany of violence in hopes of saving young lives.
Albany rally calls for end to violence 10/31/2014 1:27 am UTC
A rally in Albany Thursday night hoped to save young lives by ending the violence in the city.
Colonie hair stylist takes 'personal' service to next level 10/31/2014 1:24 am UTC
Hair salons are places people go to get their hair done, but one woman is making sure she looks into her customer's eyes to see if more than their hair needs fixing.
DA: Massachusetts Police to pick up captured fugitive Gregory Lewis Friday 10/30/2014 10:41 pm UTC
A Massachusetts fugitive arrested late Tuesday evening in the Village of Fort Edward has waived his right to extradition and will be picked up by Massachusetts Police Friday, according to the Distr
75th anniversary of Gloversville movie premiere planned 10/30/2014 10:39 pm UTC
The folks in Gloversville are planning a big party this weekend to mark the 75th anniversary of the world premiere of the movie "Drums Along the Mohawk".That premiere was held, believe it or not
Gun arrest made during the investigation into the North Manning stabbing 10/30/2014 10:38 pm UTC
The Albany Police Department recovered 13 firearms and made an arrest while they were investigating a stabbing and shots fired incident.
Exploring the effectiveness of ankle bracelets 10/30/2014 10:37 pm UTC
Police say Gregory Lewis, the accused fugitive captured in Washington County this week, was able to take off after cutting off his ankle monitoring device while on house arrest.
Police: MCLA student caught with loaded gun 10/30/2014 10:25 pm UTC
Some tense moments at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts after police say a student brought a loaded gun onto campus.
Washington Co. K-9 helps take down Mass. fugitive 10/30/2014 10:20 pm UTC
A Washington County K-9 helped take down a Massachusetts fugitive on Tuesday.
Oscar Valcarcel sentenced in fatal robbery case 10/30/2014 10:07 pm UTC
An Albany man found guilty of murder in a robbery that turned deadly last December was sentenced Thursday.
Two families escape Schenectady fire 10/30/2014 10:06 pm UTC
Not one, but two families are grateful to have escaped a raging fire at a house on Strong Street in Schenectady Thursday afternoon. Flames ignited on the second floor of the two family home, destro
Cats rescued from Schaghticoke home prepare for adoption 10/30/2014 10:02 pm UTC
Around 100 cats rescued from a Schaghticoke home where they were being hoarded could be up for adoption by next week.
Accused serial rapist headed home to face charges 10/30/2014 10:01 pm UTC
An accused serial rapist caught after a nationwide manhunt, will soon be heading home to Massachusetts to face charges.
World Series artifacts pass through Capital Region 10/30/2014 9:49 pm UTC
A treat for baseball fans as artifacts from the World Series passed through the Albany International Airport on Thursday.
Hoosick Falls teens clean up graffiti after arrest 10/30/2014 9:49 pm UTC
Three teenagers were arrested and charged after allegedly spray painting the well-known Castle playground.
Memo: Crossgates opening six hours earlier on Thanksgiving 10/30/2014 9:32 pm UTC
After opening at midnight on Black Friday 2013, Crossgates Mall is opening its doors six hours earlier this year, according to an internal memo obtained by NewsChannel 13.
Teens required to repair park they damaged 10/30/2014 9:30 pm UTC
Not every police department or district attorney would be happy to hear that as soon as three criminals got out of jail, they spent the day at a playground in a public park. That's exactly what ha
Police: Keep kids in own neighborhood on Halloween 10/30/2014 9:29 pm UTC
Colonie Town Police are asking parents to keep kids in their own neighborhoods on Halloween.
Anti-casino group files lawsuit 10/30/2014 9:25 pm UTC
The group hoping to stop a casino from coming into East Greenbush took legal action Thursday.
Albany Police attempting to identify burglary suspect 10/30/2014 8:10 pm UTC
The Albany Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a burglary suspect.
Oscar Mayer Wienermobile works with Albany Meals on Wheels 10/30/2014 7:38 pm UTC
The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile will be collaborating with a local Meals on Wheels program Thursday to help deliver meals and collect personal care items.
Ravena man with license suspended 15 times sentenced to prison 10/30/2014 7:32 pm UTC
A Ravena man who pleaded guilty to driving with a license that had been suspended 15 times previously has been sentenced to prison.
Police, volunteers to participate in Pumpkin Patrol 10/30/2014 7:25 pm UTC
New York State Police and citizen volunteers are planning their 38th annual Pumpkin Patrol to ward off Halloween pranks and protect motorists along the Thruway later this week.
Operation Halloween targets paroled sex offenders 10/30/2014 6:03 pm UTC
For the ninth consecutive year, the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision will impose special conditions and closely monitor supervised sex offenders to ensure the safety of children
Man, 50, accused of stealing two unattended vehicles in Rensselaer 10/30/2014 5:58 pm UTC
The City of Rensselaer Police Department Detective's Office has arrested a 50-year-old man after an investigation into two stolen vehicles.
Boil Water Order issued for portions of Glenville lifted 10/30/2014 5:55 pm UTC
The Schenectady County Department of Environmental Health has lifted a Boil Water Order for portions of the Town of Glenville.
Guilderland High School evacuated after gas line breached 10/30/2014 5:31 pm UTC
Guilderland High School was evacuated Thursday after a gas line was breached near the building.
Albany Meals on Wheels working with famous Wienermobile to deliver meals 10/30/2014 5:19 pm UTC
Coakley, Baker postpone campaigns for governor 10/30/2014 4:55 pm UTC
Democrat Martha Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker are postponing their public campaign events for the day following the death of former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino.
Local teens arrested after allegedly spray painting at Hoosick Falls playground 10/30/2014 4:13 pm UTC
Albany man sentenced in fatal robbery case 10/30/2014 3:58 pm UTC
Gregory Lewis waives extradition right, will head to Massachusetts 10/30/2014 3:56 pm UTC
Resident recounts seeing Mass. fugitive accident 10/30/2014 3:47 pm UTC
A Massachusetts fugitive was arrested in Fort Edward Tuesday evening, and a resident who lives near the scene of the crash recounts what he saw.
Man on Massachusetts 'most wanted' list arrested in Fort Edward 10/30/2014 3:47 pm UTC
A man on the Massachusetts “most wanted” list was arrested late Tuesday evening in the Village of Fort Edward.
Neighbors react after fugitive captured in Fort Edward 10/30/2014 3:47 pm UTC
A local community is reacting after police discovered and arrested a wanted fugitive in Fort Edward.
Inmate attacked officer at Greene Correctional Facility 10/30/2014 3:36 pm UTC
An inmate serving a 20 year sentence for attempted murder hid in a closet in a supply room at Greene Correctional Facility and attacked a female correction officer when she entered the room alone,
Bethlehem PD warns residents of green dot scheme 10/30/2014 3:06 pm UTC
A warning to residents in Bethlehem, police there are investigating multiple cases of fraud.
Hoosick Falls kicks off Halloween parade at 6 10/30/2014 3:03 pm UTC
Hoosick Falls will host its annual Halloween parade Thursday.
Maine nurse refuses voluntary quarantine, goes for bike ride 10/30/2014 1:43 pm UTC
A nurse who vowed to defy Maine's voluntary quarantine for health care workers who treated Ebola patients followed through on her promise Thursday, leaving her home for a bike ride.
Albany residents rally after spike in city shootings 10/30/2014 1:13 pm UTC
After several shootings this month alone in Albany, an anti-violence rally took on a deeper meaning. The Albany Cure Violence rally Wednesday night was on Elk Street, the scene of one of the shooti
Do it yourself Halloween makeup 10/30/2014 11:30 am UTC
Halloween is one day away and some people are still trying to figure out what to dress up as.
Candidates for New York attorney general to debate 10/30/2014 7:06 am UTC
The two major-party candidates for New York attorney general are set to engage in a live televised debate just days before voters head to the polls.
NY plan to stop spread of aquatic invasive species 10/30/2014 5:38 am UTC
New York environmental officials are accepting public comments on their plan to check the spread of aquatic invasive species.
Jury selection begins in murder trial 10/30/2014 2:21 am UTC
An Albany murder trial is expected to start next week.
Southbridge, Mass. relieved over fugitive’s arrest 10/30/2014 2:06 am UTC
The Town of Southbridge, Massachusetts is relieved after hearing news that a former resident was arrested in Fort Edward as a fugitive.
Shelter looking for Schaghitcoke cats’ original homes 10/30/2014 1:42 am UTC
Dozens of cats were removed from a Schaghticoke home, and now a local shelter is trying to determine if some of the cats belonged to different owners.
Amtrak employee killed while on duty 10/29/2014 11:16 pm UTC
Amtrak confirmed an employee was struck and killed by an Amtrak train Wednesday morning.
More meetings coming to discuss Albany violence 10/29/2014 9:04 pm UTC
Albany Common Council President Carolyn McLaughlin said she plans to hold more neighborhood meetings to discuss violence.
Wanted fugitive traveled throughout US while on the run 10/29/2014 8:15 pm UTC
The path of a wanted Massachusetts fugitive captured in New York has been complicated for police to follow.
Cat rescue continues at Schaghticoke home 10/29/2014 7:47 pm UTC
Crews are working to rescue cats from a Schaghticoke home on Wednesday as the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society prepares to house them.
Cat rescue continues in Schaghticoke residence 10/29/2014 7:05 pm UTC
Crews worked to rescue cats from a Schaghticoke residence on Wednesday as the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society prepares to house them.
Schenectady man arrested for drug possession 10/29/2014 6:45 pm UTC
Police arrested a Schenectady man on Tuesday after he allegedly sold drugs in a McDonalds parking lot in Malta, N.Y.
Mayor Sheehan announces plan to rezone Albany 10/29/2014 6:24 pm UTC
Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan announced on Wednesday a plan to improve Albany's zoning code.
Cuomo announces strategic fuel reserves for Upstate New York 10/29/2014 5:12 pm UTC
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced on Wednesday that 6 strategic fuel reserves have been established to help prepare Upstate New York for future storms or fuel emergencies.
Fort Edward residents react after Mass. fugitive captured 10/29/2014 4:44 pm UTC
A local community is reacting after police discovered and arrested a wanted fugitive in Fort Edward.
Broadalbin man arrested for drug possession 10/29/2014 4:39 pm UTC
State police have arrested a Broadalbin man for drug possession.
Washington County to participate in DWI Crackdown Campaign 10/29/2014 3:54 pm UTC
New York State and Washington County police will participate in the STOP-DWI Crackdown Campaign throughout Halloween weekend to reduce drunk driving fatalities and injuries.
Albany Police make arrest in Elk Street shooting 10/29/2014 3:47 pm UTC
Albany detectives have arrested a 22-year-old Albany man in connection with a shooting that occurred on Elk Street.
Green party gubernatorial candidate to visit Capital Region 10/29/2014 3:30 pm UTC
The Green party gubernatorial candidate will visit the Capital Region on Wednesday.
Meeting to take place in Troy to prepare residents for consolidation plan 10/29/2014 3:29 pm UTC
A meeting is scheduled to take place on Wednesday to help prepare Troy residents for a five year “hud” consolidation plan.
South Glens Falls Community Coalition for Family Wellness to discuss teen marijuana use 10/29/2014 3:27 pm UTC
The South Glen Falls Community Coalition for Family Wellness will host a meeting on Wednesday to discuss the risks of teen marijuana use.
Schenectady family monitored for Ebola symptom free 10/29/2014 3:18 pm UTC
A Schenectady family from West Africa who had been monitoring themselves for the Ebola virus can now breathe a sigh of relief after making it through the three week period, symptom free.
Moreau teen arrested for terroristic threat towards local school 10/29/2014 2:41 pm UTC
New York State Police have arrested a 17-year-old for felony making a terroristic threat while at school.
NY Deer management permits for hunters available 10/29/2014 7:05 am UTC
New York environmental officials say remaining deer management permits will be available to hunters beginning Saturday.
New York announces $40M for water quality projects 10/29/2014 7:05 am UTC
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced nearly $40 million in grants to reduce water pollution and protect bodies of water around the state.
New York, New Jersey ponder Sandy, 2 years later 10/29/2014 6:05 am UTC
Officials and residents in towns throughout coastal areas of New York and New Jersey will take stock of the recovery from Superstorm Sandy on the second anniversary of the storm.
Community meeting discusses Albany gun violence 10/29/2014 3:47 am UTC
Several dozen local officials gathered Tuesday to discuss the ongoing gun violence in the city of Albany.
Police investigate North Manning Blvd stabbing 10/29/2014 3:28 am UTC
Officials confirm a man was stabbed in Albany Tuesday night.
Vermonter returns from W. Africa, enters quarantine 10/29/2014 2:05 am UTC
A Vermont man has voluntarily quarantined himself after returning from West Africa.
Brooklyn man charged following alleged domestic incident 10/28/2014 10:41 pm UTC
The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office arrested and charged a Brooklyn man after an alleged domestic incident.
North Adams man pleads guilty to Murder charge 10/28/2014 10:28 pm UTC
A Berkshire County man pleaded guilty to Second Degree Murder on Tuesday.
Rival teams help make player's dream a reality 10/28/2014 10:01 pm UTC
Two bitter rivals came together on the field to make one very special player's dream come true.
State Police, shelter staff execute search warrant at Schaghticoke home 10/28/2014 9:58 pm UTC
New York State Police and Mohawk Hudson Humane Society staff executed a search warrant at a Schaghticoke home Tuesday.
District: No one in danger with BB gun on bus 10/28/2014 9:06 pm UTC
The South Colonie School District sent a message to parents on its website that no one was in danger when a student brought a BB gun on a school bus.
USS Slater revitalizes little known WWII history 10/28/2014 8:16 pm UTC
The crew of the USS Slater held a ceremony Tuesday to teach people about Oxi Day.
Local college students make sandwiches for the homeless 10/28/2014 8:14 pm UTC
Local college students came together on Tuesday to help feed the needy.
Capital Region named 9th best for veterans 10/28/2014 7:56 pm UTC
Veterans looking to move after their military service ends may want to consider staying in the Capital Region, according to an insurance group.
Stolen championship rings returned years after theft 10/28/2014 7:10 pm UTC
Two stolen championship rings find their way back to their owner 23 years after they were taken from an Albany apartment.
New England Holocaust Institute and Museum in North Adams in danger of closing 10/28/2014 6:14 pm UTC
A Berkshire County museum hosting a collection of one-of-a-kind artifacts relating to the holocaust, is once again in danger of closing.
Rotterdam PD investigating series of commercial burglaries 10/28/2014 4:37 pm UTC
Rotterdam Police are investigating a series of commercial burglaries in the area.
NY voters to decide on digital legislation 10/28/2014 4:25 pm UTC
If New York voters approve proposition No. 2 on the ballot next week, their 213 legislators will join the digital age.
Feds: Engineer's sleepiness caused derailment 10/28/2014 4:24 pm UTC
Federal regulators say the engineer of a commuter train that derailed in New York City last year, killing four people, fell asleep, causing him to miss a 30 mph speed limit and hit a curve at 82 mph.
NYS Police to increase patrols during Halloween weekend 10/28/2014 4:02 pm UTC
New York State Police will conduct a special traffic enforcement effort during the Halloween weekend.
Gov. Cuomo directs flags to half-staff on two-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy 10/28/2014 3:23 pm UTC
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo directed that flags on state government buildings be flown at half-staff on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 in honor of the 61 men and women who lost their lives to Superstorm
NYSP to hold training on how to help military veterans in crisis 10/28/2014 3:17 pm UTC
New York State Police will kick off a two-day training session Tuesday at the police academy to teach how to help military veterans who are in crisis.
Schenectady Habitat for Humanity to kick off construction on 46th home 10/28/2014 3:01 pm UTC
Schenectady Habitat for Humanity is making history on Tuesday.
Police: Lumber storage building fire started by teens 10/28/2014 2:56 pm UTC
A fire broke out in an old storage building in Hudson Falls Sunday, and authorities say it was started by two teens.
Common Council meeting in Albany to address recent violence 10/28/2014 2:51 pm UTC
A Common Council meeting will be held in Albany Tuesday to talk about the recent violence in the city.
$13M upgrade sought for TU Center 10/28/2014 2:34 pm UTC
The management of Albany's downtown arena says the sports and entertainment venue is showing its age and needs a multi-million-dollar upgrade.
North Adams Holocaust museum on the edge again 10/28/2014 1:20 pm UTC
A western Massachusetts Holocaust museum is once again facing an uncertain future.