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Officer cleared in charges for man who died in police custody

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - NY Attorney General Barbara Underwood released video and a report on the death of Andrew Kearse, a man who stopped breathing while in Schenectady Police custody. Andrew Kearse was pulled over for a traffic violation by Schenectady Police in May of 2017. Kearse had a warr

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-22 03:15:20

Bring back community pools in Albany, Troy

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - It's too cold to go swimming now, but there's some good news for local pools including this one here at Lincoln Park . Albany City officials have started to create a new Lincoln Park master plan that would update the entire 70 acres of land and includes updates to the pool. "

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State Police: Woman arrested on unemployment benefits fraud charges

CASTLETON, NY (WRGB) State Police say they have arrested a Castleton woman, accused of receiving unemployment benefits while working. Investigators say Alicia Buckton received almost $5,000 in unemployment benefits while working another job. She's charged with grand larceny, offering a false instrum

WRGB - 2018-10-22 09:33:50

Family forced from their home following demolition

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Years after a fire burned down the building next door, the city of Albany is deeming a family's home unsafe. And the family had to get out in a matter of hours. The city of Albany was demolishing a house damaged by a fire 18 years ago, when crews noticed a wall it shared with

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-21 13:03:11

Maintenance Worker Job in Watervliet, New York - Department of the Army - LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of the Army. The openi

LEMONWIRE.COM - 2018-10-22 13:50:50

Rensselaer man sentenced to 13 years in prison for his guilty plea to robbery

TROY, N.Y. — A 26-year-old man was recently sentenced to 13 years in State prison after pleading guilty to multiple robberies throughout Rensselaer County.Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove recently announced that Charlie P. Hardt, 26, was sentenced to thirteen years in State prison

TROY RECORD - 2018-10-21 17:30:00

5 New Homes For Sale In The Albany Area

ALBANY, NY — If you're in the market for a new place, finding all the latest options can be a tedious endeavor. That's why we here at Patch have stepped in and done the prepwork for you.

PATCH - 2018-10-21 16:26:35

Bar shut down after inspection finds 135 underage drinkers

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The State Liquor Authority has shut down a bar popular with Albany college students after finding the tavern was more than twice over its capacity and most of its 150 patrons were underage.The agency says investigators and Albany police officers conducting a compliance inspection

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-10-20 20:50:21

Police Release Autopsy Results from Fatal Limo Crash

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WETM - 2018-10-22 11:30:15

30 hospitalized after floor collapses during party

CLEMSON, SC (WSPA) - 30 people were taken to the hospital Sunday morning after a floor collapsed during a party at an apartment complex near Clemson University in South Carolina. It happened around 12:30 am at The Woodlands Apartments on Old Greenville Highway. According to Clemson City Police Depar

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-21 13:22:55

UMaine Women’s Ice Hockey suffers first loss, makes comeback against Boston University

The University of Maine Black Bears (13-3) dropped a game for the first time in October, falling to beat the University at Albany Great Danes (12-3) on Friday afternoon at the Alumni Turf Field in Albany, New York.

MAINE CAMPUS - 2018-10-22 00:00:00

Meong Cat Lounge set to open next year in Collar City

TROY, N.Y. — The Capital Region’s first cat cafe is set to open soon, with the coming of Meong Cat Lounge in 2019.Husband and wife Astra Wijaya and Sindy Limin of Troy are the entrepreneurs bringing Meong Cat Lounge and the trendy cat cafe concept to the area.“Cat cafe is a theme concept that origin

TROY RECORD - 2018-10-21 18:45:00

Towson beats Albany 56-28 remains unbeaten in Colonial

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Tom Flacco threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more as Towson took an early lead and held it, beating Albany 56-28 on Saturday.

AP - 2018-10-21 00:23:31

Man found dead after falling into Mohawk River

ROTTERDAM, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Authorities located the body of a man in the Mohawk River in Schenectady County. He's been identified as 55 year old Kevin Straut from Glenville. Rotterdam police said they received a call from Glenville Police Department to assist in the search of a missing man. Straut's

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-20 23:50:10

Police: Driver fled scene after hitting sign, rolling car

BETHLEHEM -- A Delmar man faces DWI charges after police say he drove drunk, crashed his vehicle, and fled the scene.

WRGB - 2018-10-20 17:47:52

Troy police charge man in Schenectady with attempted murder, rape

TROY, N.Y. — Members of the Troy Police Department said they arrested a man in Schenectady Friday morning and charged him with attempted murder, along with numerous other charges.On Oct. 17, the Troy Police Department said they responded to Fifteenth Street in Troy for a report of an assault.Upon in

TROY RECORD - 2018-10-20 15:15:00

Body Pulled From Mohawk River

A man's body was pulled from the Mohawk River this afternoon. Investigators say 55-year-old Kevin Straut was fishing last night near Lock 9 in Rotterdam Junction. His family called police this morning when he didn't come home. Glenville Police found his vehicle, then brought in Rotterdam police and

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-10-20 23:23:53

Metal Processor (Welding) Job in Watervliet, New York - Department of the Army - LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of the Army. The openi

LEMONWIRE.COM - 2018-10-21 15:19:21

Chick-fil-A opens at Albany International Airport

"I actually lived down in South Carolina for two years and I actually really liked the service that we had down there and stuff like that, so I'm excited that they actually brought it here," said Devin Weaber of Vermont.

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Albany: 5 Nearby Rentals Now Available

ALBANY, NY — Searching for some fresh digs, but still want to keep your options open in the future? You might consider checking out rental properties instead in the Albany area.

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