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Third man charged in fatal July shootout

SCHENECTADY -- A third person has been charged in connection with a July gunfight in which at least 20 shots were fired and a man was killed. Marc Harris is accused of firing at Niam Dorvil, the man who police believe fired the shot that killed Jonny Olds, Schenectady County District Attorney Robert

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-03-19 21:10:42

Police investigate possible shots fired in Schenectady

ROTTERDAM -- An incident that involved speeding cars and possibly gunshots Monday morning in Schenectady apparently ended with a crash in Rotterdam, police said. No injuries were reported as a result of the incident, and Schenectady police had also yet to confirm if there had been gunshots. No arres

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-03-19 17:36:34

Saratoga County sheriff announcing major drug bust Monday morning

Saratoga County Sheriff Michael Zurlo said Sunday his office will announce the breakup of a major drug trafficking organization that operated in the county on Monday. A news conference is scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Board of Supervisors' building in Ballston Spa. Zurlo's office declined to give mor

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 06:18:24

Snow alert: Up to 8 inches possible for Wednesday

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The first full day of spring on Wednesday could bring up to 8 inches of snow. That's according to Tom Wasula, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Albany. Spring is scheduled to start at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday. But anyone who thought the change of seas

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-03-19 22:17:05

Men facing drug, weapons charges after Thruway stop

Two New York City men are facing felony drug and weapons charges after being stopped on the Thruway Thursday night in Albany. State Police said troopers stopped a vehicle at about 10:45 p.m. Police searched the vehicle and found a loaded Smith and Wesson .40-caliber handgun, 189 grams of cocaine, 61

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 08:10:17

Albany man faces charges in wrong-way crash on I90

ALBANY -An Albany man faces charges including DWI and vehicular assault after he allegedly caused a head-on collision by driving the wrong way Saturday on I90 in Albany, State Police said Monday. Both drivers were taken to Albany Medical Center Hospital with serious injuries. Andrew M. Febbie, 21, d

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 11:03:19

'Sex And The City' Actress Cynthia Nixon Running For New York Governor

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Former "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon is running for New York governor. After flirting with a run for months, Nixon tweeted Monday that she will challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo in New York's Democratic primary in September. It sets up a longshot bid pitting an openly gay liber

BLACK AMERICA WEB - 2018-03-20 04:18:32

Former Albany woman who sold heroin sentenced to time served

ALBANY - A former Albany resident was sentenced to time served after she purchased heroin in the Bronx and Amsterdam and sold it over the summer of 2016. United States District Judge Mae A. D'Agostino in Albany also sentenced Lourdes Rivera, 40, of the Bronx, to three years of post-imprisonment supe

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 15:29:19

Possible nor'easter expected to miss region but could mean some snow: Weather Service

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A possible nor'easter on Wednesday would likely miss the mid-Hudson Valley but could result in some snow, according to the National Weather Service in Albany. Video by Jack Howland/Poughkeepsie Journal Wochit A coastal storm is moving east and could develop into

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-03-18 21:14:10

FBI seeking info following local child porn arrest

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Albany Field Office is looking for information following a child pornography arrest. The FBI says on March 1, 2018, James Brady was arrested and charged with receipt and distribution of child pornography. The agency is looking to iden

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-03-19 19:34:06

2 boys charged with hate crime in Clifton Park

CLIFTON PARK - Two teenage boys accused a threatening a family based on their religious beliefs were arrested Sunday by State Police. The boys, 14 and 15 years old, were charged with second-degree aggravated harassment as a hate crime after they left several voicemail threats, according to police. T

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-19 14:28:52

Former "Sex and the City" to run for governor in New York

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Former "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon says she'll challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo in New York's Democratic primary in September. Her announcement Monday sets up a race pitting an openly gay liberal activist against a two-term incumbent with a $30 million war chest and possibl

COUNTON2.COM - 2018-03-19 18:27:03

Block party helps Troy celebrate St. Patrick's Day

Bootleggers on Broadway in downtown Troy hosts a St. Patrick's Day block party Saturday as, from left, Liam Cahill, Michele Alix and Molly Cahill enjoy the festivities there. NICHOLAS BUONANNO - nbuonanno@troyrecord.com TROY, N.Y. >> On Saturday, plenty of people at Bootleggers on Broadway were in


14 foot snowman built in Schenectady

Photo Courtesty of Gordon White SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Spring may be just around the corner, but there's still plenty of snow to go around; enough snow to build a massive snowman. Gordon White of Schenectady built this giant 14-foot-tall snowman in his yard. He starts by gathering all the sn

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-03-18 23:53:28

House fire damages Wynantskill home Sunday morning

WYNANTSKILL, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A fire broke out in a Rensselaer area home Sunday morning, forcing evacuations. Authorities say the fire started at a Greenwood Road home with a wood burning stove before spreading to the wall and up into the attic. Two people were home and both evacuated safely with the

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-03-18 23:31:09

Flags on all New York State buildings to be flown at half staff to honor four NYNG members killed

ALBANY, N.Y. - Monday, flags on all state buildings in New York will be flown at half staff. Governor Andrew Cuomo issued the order to honor the four New York National Guard members who were killed when a helicopter they were flying crashed in Iraq on Thursday. The four guard members were stationed

MYCHAMPLAINVALLEY.COM - 2018-03-19 00:51:34

Active shooter drill held at Troy High School

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - You may have noticed a large police presence near Troy High School on Friday. They're holding a full-scale active shooter training exercise. Most of the activity will be in the classrooms and in the hallways of the school. There was about 70 different officers and first respond


2 NYC Men Arrested In Albany On Drug, Weapon Charges

ALBANY, NY - Two New York City men face multiple drug charges after being stopped in Albany for a traffic violation. State Police said that around 10:45 p.m. March 15, 2018 troopers stopped a vehicle on I-87 in the City of Albany for a vehicle and traffic violation. While interviewing the driver, E


Pancake breakfast held to honor Rensselaer fire victims

RENSSELAER, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Sunday, a community came together after a mother, grandmother and an eight year old boy tragically lost their lives in a Rensselaer house fire one week ago. Investigators reveal the cause of that fire was electrical in nature. The community rallied behind the Alshami fami

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-03-18 23:20:13

Two faces sex abuse charges in Schenectady

SCHENECTADY - Two city men face sexual abuse charges in separate cases, authorities said. Danny M. Hahn, 43, of Hulett Street, faces one count of first-degree sexual abuse, a felony, and endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor. Police charged him Wednesday. Hahn is accused of abusing the t