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    Teacher tried to stop Washington state shooting

    A newly hired teacher confronted a gunman and was being hailed as a hero on Saturday after a deadly shooting rampage in the cafeteria of a Washington state high school. More>>

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    WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses ready in 2015 Video included

    The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready for use in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in March. More>>

    US to recognize same-sex marriage in 6 more states

    The federal government is recognizing gay marriage in six more states and extending federal benefits to those couples, Attorney General Eric Holder announced Saturday. More>>

    Troy man arrested for drug possession after traffic stop

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    Police say a man has been arrested on drug charges after he was pulled over for speeding. More>>

    1930s alums leave $1M gift to NY high school

    A central New York high school has received a million-dollar donation from a couple who were sweethearts there in the 1930s. More>>

    Local church hosts gun buyback program

     In an initiative for safer communities in the Capital Region, one local church is offering cash for guns, with no questions asked. More>>

    Castleton Stewart’s to close despite protests Video included

    A rally will be held Friday to save a Stewart's shop that some say is vital to their community.

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    Colleagues: US doctor with Ebola was very careful

    An American doctor who caught Ebola while treating patients in Guinea was a hard worker who conscientiously followed safety procedures, two colleagues said Saturday. More>>

    Sex offender's DNA linked to Clifton Park home invasion

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    A home invasion inside an apartment complex has led to an arrest of a convicted sex offender. More>>

    Dogs seized in central NY can be adopted

    The first 30 to 40 dogs seized from the home of a former central New York dog control officer will be ready for adoption Monday. More>>

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    Bridge in Herkimer County gets $669K for repairs

    A flood-prone bridge in Herkimer County is getting $669,600 in federal funding for upgrades and repair. More>>

    Woman quarantined in NJ shows no signs of Ebola

    New Jersey health officials say a woman who arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport from West Africa has tested negative for Ebola in a preliminary evaluation. More>>

    Obama: Science, not fear, key to Ebola response

    President Barack Obama says the U.S. must be guided by science - not fear - as it responds to Ebola. More>>

    Suspect arrested in death of 2 California deputies

    A man armed with an assault rifle shot three sheriff's deputies and a civilian, killing two of the deputies and leading dozens of police officers on a wild six-hour chase and manhunt Friday that spanned two Northern... More>>

    Dallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obama

    A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms. More>>

    Timeline for New York doctor who has Ebola

    A look at the recent activities of Dr. Craig Spencer, a New York City physician who treated Ebola patients in West Africa and this week became the fourth person to test positive for the virus in the United States: More>>

    School gunman was homecoming prince, students say

    A student recently crowned freshman class homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others - including two of his cousins - before... More>>

    NYC police commissioner: Hatchet attack was terror Video included

    A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert who ranted online against America but had no clear ties to international... More>>

    Local FBI agent honored assisting in missing Amish girls case Video included

    A local special agent with the FBI was honored Friday night for his work in the recent missing Amish girls case. More>>

    NY, NJ order Ebola quarantine for doctors, others Video included

    Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other arriving airline passengers who have had... More>>

    Remains belong to missing Virginia student

    Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a missing university student, authorities said Friday, as they turned their attention to filing possible additional charges against the suspect... More>>

    Whitehall community looking for answers after coach fired Video included

    The Whitehall community is looking for answers Friday after a decision to fire the varsity head football coach was upheld at a special board meeting Thursday.


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    Astorino begins last leg of NY gov. race with $1M

    Republican Rob Astorino has raised another $711,000 for his challenge against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and is entering the final weeks of the campaign with a little over $1 million in his campaign account. More>>

    New campaign hopes to empower Albany students against bullying Video included

    A new campaign that aims to empower Albany students to stand up to bullying kicked off on Friday.

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    Capital Region travelers not overly concerned about Ebola Video included

    Travelers from the greater Capital Region didn't seem overly concerned this morning as they waited to board the train heading for New York City.

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    Ebola preparedness in the Capital Region Video included

    Local hospitals say they've been training for a potential Ebola diagnosis for weeks, and with a recent diagnosis in New York City, they may have to put that training to the test.

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    Colonie PD investigating burglaries in Latham, Loudonville

     Colonie Police are investigating three daytime burglaries on several local roads.

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    Mohawk Hudson Humane Society hosts Pittie Palooza Video included

    Mila, available at the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society. Mila, available at the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society.

    MENANDS, N.Y. -- The Mohawk Hudson Humane Society is hosting Pittie Palooza through Sunday, October 26.The event offers special pricing for Pitt Bull adoptions. On Saturday, October 25, the event will feature an appearance by Hudson the Railroad Puppy, a photo booth, and more.Get full details here. More>>

    NY doctor back from Guinea has Ebola, 1st in city Video included

    An emergency room doctor who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, becoming the first case in the city and the fourth in the nation. More>>

    Official: 3 dead, 1 hurt in Maryland air crash

    An airplane and a helicopter collided in midair near a Maryland airport before crashing into trees Thursday, killing three men in the helicopter but sparing two in the plane who deployed a parachute to slow the... More>>

    Whitehall school board does not reinstate coach Video included

    The Whitehall Board of Education voted to not reinstate the head football coach after he was fired following two fights during a game. More>>

    A preliminary Ebola test has come back positive for a doctor who recently traveled from West Africa and is being isolated at a New York City Hospital, according to an official briefed on the case. More>>

    Train derailment raises concerns among Albany Co. officials Video included

    The train derailment at the CSX Rail Yard in Selkirk on Wednesday has concerned a lot of Albany County officials. More>>

    The Secret Service dogs that tussled with a White House fence jumper, including one dog that was violently kicked by the suspect, are recovering today, officials said. More>>

    Gabriel Vega charged with murder, arson, burglary, abortion in death of Vanessa Milligan, unborn child Video included

    The suspect in the death of Vanessa Milligan and her unborn child was arraigned in Rensselaer County Court Thursday.


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    Family of Vanessa Milligan wants justice for her unborn child Video included

    The family of murdered teen Vanessa Milligan said Thursday they were relieved to hear charges against the man accused in her murder, but say they still want justice for her unborn child.

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    White House fence jumper held without bond

    The 23-year-old Maryland man who climbed over the White House fence was ordered held without bond in an appearance Thursday before a federal magistrate judge. More>>

    Search for missing Saint Rose student continues Video included

    UAlbany Police have uncovered new video of missing Saint Rose student Connor Trapatsos walking eastbound on 396.

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    Senators plan bill to block benefits for ex-Nazis

    Two Democratic senators say they will soon introduce legislation that would stop suspected Nazi war criminals from collecting U.S. Social Security benefits. More>>

    Clean up begins after cars derail at CSX Rail Yard in Selkirk Video included

    Cleanup is underway Thursday as crews work to clear up a train derailment in the rain.

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    Four NY Governor candidates debate in Buffalo Video included

    The only televised gubernatorial debate was held in Buffalo Wednesday night, and all four candidates took the stage. More>>

    Canada's PM says shooting rampage was terrorism Video included

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    A masked gunman killed a soldier standing guard at Canada's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in an attack that was stopped cold when he was shot to death by the ceremonial sergeant-at-arms. Canada's... More>>

    Troy PD: Arrest made in death of Vanessa Milligan and her unborn child Video included

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    Troy Police confirm that an arrest has been made in the death of Vanessa Milligan and her unborn child.


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    New agreement saves Ladder One from closure Video included

    Mayor Kathy Sheehan and the Albany fire fighters union made a joint announcement Wednesday that Ladder One would remain in service.


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    Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles

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    The U.S. government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired because of potential danger to drivers and passengers. But the effort is being complicated by confusing information... More>>

    Officers find gun while arresting Albany teen on warrant at local school Video included

    An Albany teen faces charges after Albany police officers found a gun in his possession while being arrested on a warrant at a local school.


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    Social Security benefits get another tiny increase

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    Come January, nearly 60 million Social Security recipients will get benefit increases averaging $20 a month, the third straight year of historically small pay hikes. More>>

    Family of missing Saint Rose student releases video plea Video included

    The family of a Saint Rose first-year student not seen in a week has released a video pleading with him to come home.


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    Ottawa hospital says it treated 3 shooting victims Video included

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    A hospital says it has received three victims from the shootings in Canada's capital. More>>

    Cambridge-Greenwich Police note cougar reports

    Police say they've received two reports of what witnesses describe as a cougar in the Washington County village of Cambridge.

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    4 candidates for NY governor to debate

    The debate between Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Republican Rob Astorino and two third-party candidates probably will be the only chance voters get to see the candidates for New York governor spar before the election.

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    Whitehall rally supports fired coach Video included

    Whitehall High School parents and students gathered at a park Tuesday to show their support for the varsity football coach who was fired. More>>

    School bus involved in fatal accident Video included

    A Brunswick (Brittonkill) school bus was involved in a fatal accident that closed part of Route 7 in Pittstown. More>>

    Washington Co. football coach fired after teams brawl on field Video included

    A Washington County football coach is out of a job after his team got tangled up in two melees while on the field, and both parents and students are speaking out.


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    Oil spill training exercise held in Albany as residents protest Video included

    Environmental groups and Albany residents held a protest against older model rail tanker cars carrying crude oil to the Port of Albany.


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    Vt. Man arrested for inappropriate contact with minor

    Vermont State Police arrested a Barnard man after allegedly touching a minor. More>>

    Castleton-on-Hudson residents rally around closing Stewart's Video included

    A local community is rallying to save the only convenience store left in its town.

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    Infrastructure improvements coming to Albany’s Lincoln Park Video included

    Mayor Kathy Sheehan has announced a major infrastructure improvement to Lincoln Park, one of the jewels of Albany's Park System.

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    Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82

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    At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous,... More>>

    CDC to revise Ebola protocol, Pentagon preps team Video included

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    Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," a top federal health official said Sunday, and the Pentagon announced it was forming a team to... More>>

    1980 US hockey team to host fantasy camp in Placid

    Several members of the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team are returning to the scene of their greatest triumph. More>>

    New York abolishes 36 inactive government agencies

    The size of government in New York state is now a little smaller thanks to the exorcism of 36 so-called "ghost" authorities and agencies. More>>

    Albany votes for red light cameras Video included

    Red light cameras are coming to the city of Albany after the city council voted to pass the red light ordinance. More>>

    Schoharie Co. still waiting on FEMA appeal decision Video included

    Schoharie County officials are still waiting to hear if FEMA accepted their appeal about refurbishing the jail. More>>

    Arrest made in Shen HS bomb threat

    The New York State Police have made an arrest in connection to the bomb threat made at Shenendehowa High School. More>>

    Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings Video included

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    Police investigating the slayings of seven women whose bodies were found in northwest Indiana over the weekend said Monday they believe it is the work of a serial killer, and that the suspect has indicated there could be... More>>

    US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed

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    The U.S. government issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million people to get the air bags in their cars fixed, amid concern that a defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. More>>

    Board updates HS graduation requirements Video included

    The New York State Board of Regents approved new graduation options for high school students. More>>

    Suspected Indiana serial killer charged in 1 death Video included

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    A man suspected in the deaths of seven women in northwestern Indiana has been charged in one of the slayings. More>>

    IBM 3Q disappoints as it sheds 'empty calories'

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    IBM disappointed investors Monday, reporting weak revenue growth again and a big charge to shed its costly chipmaking division as the tech giant tries to steer its business toward cloud computing and social-mobile... More>>

    Accusations of racial slurs, assault surface after Saturday brawl between football teams Video included

    Dust ups during high school football matches aren't all that unusual, however, after a game in Whitehall was called off due to fighting, the opposing team is now making accusations of racial slurs and even physical assault on the part of fans, players, and even coaches.

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    GlobalFoundries set to acquire IBM’s chip division Video included

    GlobalFoundries announced its acquisition of IBM's microelectronics business, which the company says will enable it to become a world leader in semiconductor foundry technology.

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    Sheriff: Guilderland burglary suspect dies at correctional facility

    The Albany County Sheriff's Office says the man arrested in the investigation into two attempted burglaries has died.

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    Police: Albany shooting victim dies from injuries Video included

    Albany Police say the victim of Thursday's shooting in the 300 block of South Pearl Street has died from his injuries.


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    Globalfoundries: No layoffs in IBM chip units

    Globalfoundries' chief executive says the chip manufacturer plans no shutdowns or layoffs at IBM's semiconductor factories in New York's Hudson Valley and Vermont. More>>

    Cruise ship docks with Ebola-watched health worker

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    A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who was being monitored for Ebola returned to port Sunday after an eventful seven-day trip in which passengers had their vacations briefly disrupted with an infectious... More>>

    Feds: Don't expect winter to be polar vortex redux

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    If you thought last winter was a horror show, with cold blasts from the polar vortex and a lack of California rain, here's some good news: No sequel is expected this year, federal forecasters say. More>>

    Troopers increase presence at Shen High School after threat

    Troopers have increased their presence at a local high school after a threat was discovered on social media and reported to officials.


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    Funeral services scheduled for teen who received dream wedding while in hospice

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    Funeral services are scheduled Monday for a local 19-year-old who received her dream wedding last month, before passing away from cancer.

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    Empire State prepares for possible future Ebola response Video included

    Beginning Monday, medical experts will be dispatched to hospitals across the state to make sure they have the needed equipment and training for possible Ebola cases, according to Governor Andrew Cuomo.

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    Facebook creates 'Safety Check' tool for disasters

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    Facebook Inc. is launching a tool that lets users notify friends and family that they are safe during or after natural disasters. More>>

    Emergency response drill conducted at Koda Junior High School Video included

    An emergency response drill was conducted at Shenendehowa School Districts Koda Junior High School in Clifton Park. More>>

    Ebola monitoring inconsistent as virus spread Video included

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    The top administrator in Dallas County rushed to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital this week responding to urgent news: One of its nurses had caught Ebola from a patient. He quickly asked for the hospital's watch list... More>>

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