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Marine surprises family in Gloversville while on leave
GLOVERSVILLE - Vittorio Barnett, 18, was dozing off Thursday night when his brother, Lymon, 20, walked into his room. "My brother just walked in the room and I was like, what is going on? It was crazy," said Vittorio. He hopes he and Lymon can skateboard in person rather than through videos sent. L
No indictments in death of man in police custody
Kearse was visiting a friend in Schenectady when police pulled him over for a traffic violation. He sped away, pulled into his friend's driveway and fled on foot. After being caught nearby and handcuffed, he was placed in an officer's car.
Galway residents approve ambulance district
A referendum on creating the district was approved in a 424-118 vote Wednesday, meaning the ambulance corps will be funded independently from the town budget. The town has been paying the organization $80,000 annually for EMS coverage.
NY Air National Guard member accused of having child porn
Police say following an investigation, troopers arrested Nick Hochmuth, 34, of Delanson, N.Y., after he admitted to downloading and sharing images of child sexual exploitation.
Man headed to prison for car vandalism
Anthony J. Genier, 27, repeatedly kicked a vehicle at a home in Kingsbury, resulting in hundreds of dollars in damage and a guilty plea to felony criminal mischief.
Schuylerville man jailed in teen sex case
Sean P. Bass was charged with third-degree criminal sexual act, a felony, and misdemeanor endangering the welfare of a child after an investigation by Saratoga Springs Police, authorities said.
Pedestrian struck by car in Cohoes
COHOES, N.Y. (WRGB) - A pedestrian has been struck by a vehicle on a road notorious for those type of accidents.The crash happened on 787 in Cohoes at the intersection with Ontario Street. The mayor's office says at least one ambulance responded to the scene. CBS 6 is working to learn more informati
Moreau home destroyed by fire, firefighter injured, pets unaccounted for
According to aPost-Starreporter on scene, the family was home at the time of the fire and everyone got out safely, but some pets are unaccounted for.
Florida couple reunited with dog after jumping from 2nd story to escape large fire
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - (WFLA) -Three people in St. Petersburglost everything in a large fire Wednesday morning that forced a couple to jump from their second floor apartment.A detached two-story apartment building caught fire behind a 100-year-old home on 12th Street North, according to district fir
N.Y. and Mass among 29 states in outbreak of antibiotic resistant salmonella
WKBN - Ninety-two people from 29 states have been sickened in a salmonella outbreak linked to raw chicken, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports. Twenty-one people were sick enough that they had to be hospitalized. No deaths have been reported. An investigation notice from the CDC s
State Police respond to viral Gloversville video
GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. (WRGB) – CBS 6 has gotten a response from State Police concerninga viral video that has sparked questions over police brutality in Gloversville.Officials said Wednesday that they are reviewing the incident and that any allegations of member misconduct is thoroughly investigated. T
Amsterdam police look for gang assault suspect
AMSTERDAM, N.Y. (WRGB) - The Amsterdam Police Department is looking for a suspect connected to a gang assault. Officials are looking for 21-year-old Correy Osborne. He is six feet tall and weighs around 250 pounds. If you have any information, contact the Amsterdam police.
Mr. Ding-a-Ling driver arrested for 'stalking' girls
Charles A. Ross, 57, of county Route 12, was charged after an investigation into a complaint earlier this month that he followed a group of girls near Oliver Winch Middle School while driving his ice cream truck on Oct. 3, according to South Glens Falls Police Chief Kevin Judd.
Man headed to prison for DWI crash with kids
Kevin D. Hagadorn Jr., 38, pleaded guilty to felony aggravated driving while intoxicated in connection with the May 22 crash on Route 4, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
Man gets 40 years for plotting bombs in Target stores
OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for planning to place bombs on the shelves of Target stores in an attempt to drive the company's stock price down.A federal judge in Ocala sentenced 50-year-old Mark Barnett on Wednesday. He was convicted in July of attempted
Police: Repeat shoplifter jailed after unusual theft
Shane McKittrick, 20, of Salem, was charged with petit larceny after he allegedly stole a Lunchables food item from the Cumberland Farms store on Bay Street, according to Glens Falls Police.
Granville hit-and-run suspect not competent for trial
GRANVILLE — The elderly woman who was charged with leaving the scene of a crash that seriously injured a man last winter has been found incompetent to stand trial on a felony charge that was filed against her.Catherine F. Myer, 74, of Granville, was charged with leaving the scene of a serious person
Woman charged with DWI after crash at McDonald's
QUEENSBURY — A Queensbury woman was charged with driving while intoxicated after she crashed into another vehicle in the parking lot of a McDonald's restaurant, police said.Savannah L. Voudry, 26, was charged with misdemeanor DWI after the Oct. 6 collision at the Corinth Road, Queensbury eatery, acc
Hadley fire not considered suspicious
The Luzerne-Hadley Fire Department chief, James Ellis, did not return a phone call for comment.
Victim testifies shooter 'smiled' as he fired shots in Moreau
Saratoga County Assistant District Attorney Alan Poremba, right, holds a bloody shirt that shooting victim Michael Densoyers, left, wore the day he was shot last October at his home in Moreau.