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Hurricane Jose: Tropical storm warning issued for parts of Massachusetts, stretch of New England

ABC News MIAMI (AP) - A tropical storm warning has been issued for a stretch of New England as Hurricane Jose approaches the coast of the U.S. Northeast. National Hurricane Center in Miami said the warning was in effect for an area stretching from Watch Hill, Rhode Island, to Hull, Massachusetts.

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-18 17:04:49

Police: Pregnant woman revived with Narcan overdoses again 40 minutes later

In this Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015 photo a nasal administered dose of Narcan is seen in school nurse Kathleen Gage's Pilgrim High School office Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, in Warwick, R.I. A new state law requires middle schools and high schools to stock Narcan, which can reverse the effects of an over

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-19 20:52:59

US to 'totally destroy' NKorea if threatened

NEW YORK (AP) - President Donald Trump says the United States will have no choice but to "totally destroy" North Korea if the U.S. is forced to defend itself or its allies against the North's aggression. In his first address to the U.N. General Assembly, Trump says the North Korean government is a "

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-19 14:49:06

VIDEO: Hurricane Maria smashes Dominica, now menaces other Caribbean islands

ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) - Hurricane Maria smashed into Dominica with 160 mph winds, ripping the roof off even the prime minister's residence and causing what he called "mind-boggling" devastation Tuesday as it plunged into a Caribbean region already ravaged by Hurricane Irma. Dominica Prime Minister R

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-19 12:09:23

A major earthquake shakes Mexico City

Credit: Pixabay MEXICO CITY (AP) - A powerful earthquake jolted Mexico City on Tuesday, causing buildings to sway sickeningly on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that did major damage to the capital. The extent of damage or injuries was not immediately clear, but people fled office buildings along

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-19 18:44:34

Schenectady County building's bedbugs called a nuisance

SCHENECTADY - The Schenectady County Department of Social Services building at 797 Broadway, which houses about 200 employees, is being treated for bedbugs. County Attorney Chris Gardner said Tuesday that the problem, which he characterized as more of a nuisance than an infestation or public health

TIMES UNION - 2017-09-19 18:11:07

Ranked: Best public middle schools in the Capital Region

Click through the slideshow to see the best public middle schools in Albany, Rensselaer, Schenectady and Saratoga counties, according to Niche, a website that ranks schools and neighborhoods. Read more: Ranked: Best public high schools in the Capital Region Ranked: Best private high schools in the C

TIMES UNION - 2017-09-19 17:44:34

Capital Region doctor denies ex-employee's allegations

A doctor whose medical practice is accused in a whistleblower lawsuit with violating rules regarding controlled substances denied the allegations Tuesday, saying his former employee's motivation is to pressure him into paying her off. Dr. Mustafain Meghani of Troy-based Upstate Physician Services sa

TIMES UNION - 2017-09-19 19:19:37

Report: Albany a top city for single women to buy homes

A recent article from USA Today names the Albany area as one of the best markets for a single woman to buy a home. The article references data from Owners.com, an online real estate site. The rankings were determined based on average home value, median female income in each city, crime rate, walkabi

TIMES UNION - 2017-09-19 13:19:43

Improvements ongoing at Buckingham Pond in Albany

ALBANY - Work to address erosion and stormwater issues at Buckingham Pond is wrapping up, with the final hurdle to be the installation of new playground equipment. Thanks to donations and in-kind services from the Albany Water Department, the Buckingham Pond Conservancy could pay for improvements to

TIMES UNION - 2017-09-19 12:34:56

Locals pushing for expanded sewer lines to protect Lake George

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (NEWS10) - With multiple closures for contamination at Million Dollar Beach on Lake George over the summer, some neighbors are pushing for an expanded sewer line in the area. The contamination mystery at Million Dollar beach continues. Throughout the summer, officials closed the po

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-19 20:33:51

NYSP: Man answered Craigslist ad with naked picture of himself

SCHAGHTICOKE, N.Y. (NEWS10) - New York State Police arrested a man they say answered a Craigslist ad with a naked picture. Police say they received a tip on August 1 from a Schaghticoke woman who is a house cleaner and advertises on Craigslist. She told police that she received several annoying text

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-19 18:40:35

Mass. lawmakers hear calls for higher minimum wage

Credit: MGN Online BOSTON (AP) - A legislative committee is hearing testimony from supporters and opponents of a bill that would gradually raise the state's minimum wage to $15 an hour. A group called Raise Up Massachusetts is also gathering signatures to put the measure before voters next year if

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-19 17:49:39

Events, exhibits mark centennial of suffrage in New York

Women in New York state have had the right to vote for almost a century - since Nov. 6, 1917, when men cast their ballots on an amendment to the state constitution, approving equal suffrage. It was a long time coming: 69 years since the Seneca Falls Convention kick-started the women's rights movemen

TIMES UNION - 2017-09-19 17:30:20

Review finds most NY colleges compliant with state's law to prevent campus sexual assault

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The New York Governor's Office announced the results of a review of the state's Enough is Enough law, a law designed to protect students from sexual assault on campus, on Tuesday. A review of more than 240 colleges and universities found that majority of the schools significa

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-19 17:08:41

College towns feel pinch from rental sites like Airbnb

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - The debate over whether short term rental sites like Airbnb have driven up housing costs has raged for years in major cities. Now college towns are feeling the pinch. Such towns are heavy on events that draw visitors, and if they also are tourist destinations that can exacerb

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-20 04:45:51

Summit Clothing Company helps African villages

LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (NEWS10) - What better way is there to use a college degree then starting a business in that field? There's one local college junior who isn't waiting until after graduation to gain on-the-job experience. Liam Rice, 20, is a current Sienna College business student. Rice hand prints

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-19 16:35:19

Trial opening for man accused of plotting to kill blogger

BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts man accused of participating in a plot to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller for the Islamic State group is going on trial in federal court. Authorities say 27-year-old David Wright, of Everett, plotted with Rhode Island resident Nicholas Rovinski and another man

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-20 04:24:38

Massachusetts town votes to keep legal pot businesses out

MILFORD, Mass. (AP) - Voters in Milford have voted to ban recreational pot shops and other marijuana businesses from operating in the town. The Milford Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/2wFA8Ol ) 56.3 percent of voters supported the prohibition during a referendum on Tuesday. The measure would not o

NEWS10 ABC - 2017-09-20 04:14:38

DROME SOUND MUSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: N.Y. GREY

TheSpot518: Okay, we understand the band is from New York. But, explain the name and how it came to be. Tom Morello of N.Y. Grey: The name of the band came from the weather in N Y. TheSpot518: You described your band as hard rock, you play covers and original songs. What bands do you cover and which

SPOTLIGHTNEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 22:01:18