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    Capital Region shoppers hit Black Friday sales on Thursday Video included

    Bargain hunters and those brave enough to handle the crowds ventured out to stores on Thursday in hopes of finding that special item at a special price. More>>

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    Albany manhole catches fire Video included

    A manhole caught fire in Albany Thursday evening. More>>

    Early-bird shoppers turn out on Thanksgiving

    Early-bird shoppers headed to stores on Thanksgiving in what's becoming a new holiday tradition. More>>

    President Franklin Delano Roosevelt confused plenty of people in 1939 when he issued a presidential proclamation moving Thanksgiving back a week. More>>

    Burlington man arrested after alleged stabbing

    Police arrested a Burlington man for attempted murder after he allegedly stabbed man in the neck. More>>

    Capital Region digs out on Thanksgiving Video included

    Capital Region residents were digging out on Thursday after several inches of snow fell during the first winter storm of the season. More>>

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    Equinox serves annual Thanksgiving dinner Video included

    The Equinox community dinner ended at the First Presbyterian Church at 4 p.m. on Thursday. More>>

    Neal Shytles spends the holidays alone. The 54-year-old is homeless and has been living in a shelter in Norfolk, Virginia, for two years. With no family nearby and Thanksgiving approaching, Shytles has longed for something that money can't buy. More>>

    Equinox to serve 10,000 Capital Region residents Thanksgiving dinner Video included

    Nearly 1,000 volunteers began lining up at the Empire State Plaza Thursday morning to help assemble and deliver Thanksgiving meals. More>>

    NEWS10 Special Report: Debit Card Caution Video included

    State officials are warning New Yorkers of the four riskiest places to use a debit card.


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    First snow storm of the season hits Western Mass. Video included

    Wet, heavy snow fell for most of the day in Pittsfield causing a headache for many of its residents. More>>

    Troy Turkey Trot to continue despite snow Video included

    Despite the snow storm, the Troy Turkey Trot will continue on Thursday. More>>

    Ravena firefighters return home from helping in Western NY Video included

    Members of a local volunteer fire department returned home after helping with recovery efforts for three days in the Buffalo area. More>>

    Weather leaves Equinox short on volunteers ahead of big Thanksgiving dinner Video included

    Volunteers at Equinox are putting the finishing touches on Thanksgiving dinner, getting ready to feed thousands, but some have cancelled due to the weather.    More>>

    People still hit the roads despite winter weather advisory Video included

    Although it has been steadily snowing in the Capital Region, motorists don't seem deterred from their travel plans.  More>>

    Health insurance sign-ups coming to shopping malls

    The Obama administration will promote health insurance coverage at shopping malls starting on Black Friday and continuing through the busiest shopping days of the holiday season, officials announced Wednesday. They said... More>>

    Saratoga Co. Sheriff releases sketch of daytime burglary suspect

    The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office is investigating a daytime burglary. More>>

    Vermont Route 9 closed due to weather

    The Vermont DMV says that one of the main routes from Vermont to New York is closed. More>>

    Six people injured after vehicle strikes Amish Buggy

    The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office has released more details about an accident that involved a car and a buggy. More>>

    Helium: It gives NYC's Thanksgiving parade a lift

    It'll never rank up there with turkey and pumpkin pie, but for millions of Americans the Thanksgiving experience just wouldn't be the same without ... helium. More>>

    Woman accused of larceny at place of work

    A woman has been arrested following a report of suspected larceny. More>>

    [CLICK HERE: Snow Emergencies in effect]

    A full list of current snow emergencies around the Capital Region area. More>>

    Travelers hope for the best as winter weather hits the area Video included

     Thanksgiving travelers have been encouraged to adjust their plans as winter weather hits the Capital Region just in time for the holiday. More>>

    Truck restrictions for 3 New York interstates

    Tandem trucks are being banned from the Thruway in the Hudson and Mohawk valleys because of the storm expected to dump more than a foot of snow parts of eastern New York. More>>

    Heavy snow to hamper travel in eastern NY

    Holiday travelers in eastern New York are in for some treacherous conditions, with the National Weather Service predicting heavy snowfall and dropping temperatures from the Hudson Valley to southern Washington County. More>>

    NY troopers boost traffic enforcement for holiday

    New York State Police are boosting traffic enforcement efforts through the holiday weekend, with special patrols focusing on speeding, distracted driving and sobriety checkpoints. More>>

    Cuomo announces traffic restrictions ahead of storm

    Governor Andrew Cuomo announced traffic restrictions ahead of the approaching winter storm. More>>

    Thomas Paine document auctioned in NYC Video included

    An original Thomas Paine document was found in a Clifton Park home, and it was put on auction on Tuesday. More>>

    Protestors gather in Albany after Ferguson decision Video included

    Hundreds of protestors gathered in Albany on Tuesday to express their anger after the grand jury's decision to not indict police officer Darren Wilson. More>>

    Car, horse drawn buggy collide in Montgomery Co. Video included

    Four people were rushed to the hospital after police said a car hit the back of a horse drawn buggy in rural Montgomery County. More>>

    Police: Inappropriate pictures of Rensselaer County students published online Video included

    State Police at Brunswick confirm there is an open investigation after nude pictures of a minor have been published online. More>>

    NEWS10 Special Report: Texting 911 Video included

    One local 911 call center has the ability to respond to emergencies via text messages. More>>

    Pittstown man sentenced on child pornography charge Video included

    A Rensselaer County man who pleaded guilty to a child pornography charge was sentenced on Tuesday. More>>

    Winning TAKE 5 sold in Watervliet

    A winning TAKE 5 drawing was sold in Watervliet. More>>

    Drivers told to plan ahead as snow could snarl Thanksgiving travel Video included

    With one of the busiest travel days of the year a day away, many drivers say the latest forecast for snow is throwing a wrench in their plans.  More>>

    NYC program aims to protect pets from neglect

    A new program aims to protect pets from neglect by helping people who can't afford veterinary services. More>>

    Helium: It gives NYC's Thanksgiving parade a lift

    Thanksgiving may make you think about turkey and pumpkin pie. But you might also think about helium. More>>

    Police: Two victims from Bridge Street incident identified as brothers Video included

    Police have released more details following a fatal shooting in Schenectady.  More>>

    Woman faces additional welfare fraud charges following October arrest

    Colonie Police have filed additional charges against a woman who was originally arrested for allegedly welfare fraud in October. More>>

    Boy from Vermont gets birthday wishes from around the world Video included

    A Vermont boy with special needs is getting hundreds of birthday wishes as he approaches his 13th birthday; a birthday doctors once thought he would never see. More>>

    Firefighters urge kitchen caution on Thanksgiving

    Firefighters are urging people to be careful in the kitchen this Thanksgiving. More>>

    No charges in Ferguson case; chaos fills streets Video included

    A grand jury declined Monday to indict white police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting sparked weeks of sometimes-violent protests and inflamed deep... More>>

    Local civil rights activist reacts to Ferguson decision Video included

    A local civil rights activist is not surprised but upset over the Ferguson, Mo. grand jury decision.

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    Schenectady Police investigate Bridge St. shooting, stabbing Video included

    The Schenectady Police department is investigating a shooting and stabbing that took place Monday night. More>>

    NEWS10 Special Report: Surviving a Nightmare Video included

    A local woman was brutally attacked over the summer and is telling her story of survival on the same day her attacker was sentenced for the crime.


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    Two men arrested after counterfeit money allegedly found in possession

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    Two New York City men have been arrested after allegedly possessing counterfeit U.S. currency.



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    Melissa Groves will never forget that over Christmas 2004, her then-6-year-old daughter Autumn asked Santa Claus for a little brother. More>>

    Obama defends moves on immigration Video included

    President Barack Obama is shrugging off Republican criticism of his actions to lift the threat of deportation from millions of immigrants living illegally in the United States. More>>

    Pope meets with autistic children

    Pope Francis tenderly embraced children with autism spectrum disorders, some of whom avoided meeting his gaze, during an audience Saturday aimed at offering solidarity to people living with the condition. More>>

    Troy PD, FD responds to proposed budget cuts Video included

    Police officers and firefighters in Troy are concerned about what a three percent cut would mean to their lines of work. More>>

    Local Meals on Wheels deliverer invites Albany woman to spend Thanksgiving with his family Video included

    Meals on Wheels will continue to make week day deliveries to homes this week, but one driver is making sure Thanksgiving is extra special for one woman in Albany.


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    Fears of major flooding in snowbound Buffalo ease

    Fears of disastrous flooding from a rapid meltdown of the Buffalo area's 7 feet of snow eased on Monday, but high winds became a menace, threatening to knock down trees and power lines. More>>

    Capital Region restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day 2014

    Don't want to cook but still want to celebrate Thanksgiving? Check out our list of restaurants open or available for catering on Thanksgiving Day. 


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    Columbia County Amber Alert cancelled, man arrested Video included

    The State Amber Alert out of Columbia County for 3-month-old Steven Ristick has been cancelled as the child has been found safe.

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    Police identify driver that caused fatal hit-and-run in Colonie

    On Friday, the Colonie Police Department responded to a report of a hit and run personal injury crash on Wilkins Avenue. More>>

    Sayers sentenced in Colonie stabbing that left woman blind in one eye Video included

    The man who pled guilty to the vicious stabbing of a woman in Colonie this past summer has been sentenced to minimum term of 18 years in prison.



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    Special reunion between a young boy and firefighter Video included

    A benefit breakfast acted as a special reunion between a little boy and a firefighter who had come to his rescue in more ways than one. More>>

    Boil water advisory for town and village of Colonie lifted

    A boil water advisory for residents of the Town of Colonie's Latham Water District, including the village of Colonie, has been lifted. The Village of Menands was not affected.

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    Amber Alert: 3 Month Old Boy Abducted in Columbia County

    An AMBER Alert active out Columbia County right now for 3-month-old Steven Ristick.  More>>

    Authorities found suspect in fatal hit and run Video included

    According to police, authorities have found the person responsible for hitting and killing Raymond Mosall. More>>

    Dozens take refuge from Japan quake aftershocks Video included

    Dozens of villagers remained in shelters Monday as aftershocks rattled a region in central Japan hit by a weekend earthquake that injured at least 41 people and destroyed more than 50 homes. More>>

    Colonie man arrested for failing to pay over $94,000 in child support

    Police say a man in Colonie has been arrested after failing to pay a child support order totaled at $94,240.71. More>>

    Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78

    A controversial and tireless advocate for the nation's capital who created jobs for generations of black families, Marion Barry was the ultimate District of Columbia politician, though his arrest for drug use in the... More>>

    Marion Barry remembered for love of DC

    By The Associated Press Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death Sunday... More>>

    As Cosby allegations spiral, fallout mounts

    By The Associated Press Since renewed allegations of sexual assault erupted in late October, Bill Cosby has seen a career resurgence begin to crumble. Here's what's happened since Oct. 31: More>>

    Thruway fully open after western NY snow cleared

    The state Thruway Authority says the entire length of the interstate is open, after snow from last week's lake-effect storm in the Buffalo area was removed. More>>

    Suicide bomber kills at least 45 Afghans

    A suicide bomber blew himself up at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing at least 45 people in the country's deadliest terrorist attack this year, officials said. More>>

    Disaster Response Team calls for volunteers in Western New York

    Volunteers are needed to assist the response to the record breaking snow fall in Western New York. More>>

    Fort Drum powered by wood in renewable energy push

    A 60-megawatt wood-burning power plant is providing 100 percent of the electricity at Fort Drum, home of the 10th Mountain Division in northern New York. More>>

    Cuomo: Evacuation plans in place in Buffalo area

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo says evacuation plans are being prepared and the Red Cross is setting up shelters as rising temperatures melt 7 feet of snow in the Buffalo area, causing a risk of flooding. More>>

    Workers finish recovering MH17 wreckage in Ukraine

    Workers have finished recovering wreckage from the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster, more than four months after the passenger jet was shot down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine. More>>

    Red Cross aids mother and child recover after fire

    Volunteers from the Northeastern New York Chapter of the American Red Cross provided assistance to a family of two after a fire Saturday night on Hampton Street in Hoosick Falls. More>>

    Niece of hit-and-run victim asks for help finding driver Video included

    COLONIE, N.Y. – Police say they've found the vehicle they believe allegedly struck and killed a man on Wilkins Avenue. The problem is, finding the driver of that vehicle.
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    Heavy traffic expected before, after holiday

    Massachusetts is gearing up for what could be a busier-than-usual Thanksgiving getaway. More>>

    NY attorney general faults snowbound price gouging

    New York's attorney general has begun investigating complaints of price gouging by businesses in the Buffalo area where residents have been snowbound by storms off Lake Erie. More>>

    Chili, Chowder & Soup Fest teams up with Lights in the Park

    Do you ever want to experience the Capital Holiday Lights in the Park, but don't have a vehicle to drive through?
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    Cost of Thanksgiving is going up, but not by much

    By J.M. HIRSCH AP Food Editor Giving thanks will be a little costlier this year, but - and here's something you can be truly thankful for - it probably won't empty your wallet. More>>

    Cleanup on, flood threat looms after huge NY snow

    The weekend offered the Buffalo region a chance to dig out of record levels of deep snow before a flood warning took effect because of rising temperatures and rain. More>>

    Civic group: No Ferguson grand jury decision yet

    Crews erected barricades Saturday around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely... More>>

    Correction: Wintry Weather story Video included

    In a story Nov. 21 about the Buffalo snowstorms, The Associated Press reported erroneously that warmer temperatures could make the snow heavier. Warmer temperatures alone would not increase the snow's weight. More>>

    Baby girl accidentally shot in Brooklyn home

    Police say a 9-month-old girl is hospitalized after she was accidentally shot inside her home in Brooklyn. More>>

    Quinnipiac beats Albany 76-73 in overtime

    Ousmane Drame made two free throws with 8 seconds left and Zaid Hearst made two more with 2.1 seconds left to seal Quinnipiac's 76-73 overtime win at Albany on Saturday night. More>>

    Code Blue issued overnight in Saratoga Video included

    Last night, a code blue emergency was issued in Saratoga. More>>

    Kohler introduces odor-eating toilet seat

    Blow out the candle and ditch the aerosol can. More>>

    Annual Holiday Parade set to kick off in Schenectady Video included

    Get ready to bundle up for a Capital Region tradition. More>>

    Most of Thruway open after massive NY snowfall

    Drivers are now free to exit the New York State Thruway in the areas pummeled earlier this week by up to 7 feet of snow. More>>

    Police confirm water main break in Latham

    Colonie police say a water main break happened this morning near the Mohawk River. More>>

    Amsterdam man arrested after failing to pay for long taxi ride

    Police say a man has been arrested after not paying for his hefty cab fare. More>>

    Window washer falls onto car in San Francisco

    A worker who fell 11 stories from a San Francisco building onto a moving car, crushing its roof and sending shattered glass flying into the street survived but was in critical condition. More>>

    Giants World Series exhibit goes on display Monday

    The World Series champion exhibit at the Baseball Hall of Fame is once again taking on an orange-and-black color scheme. More>>

    Colonie Police investigating fatal hit-and-run Video included

    The Colonie Police Department is currently investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident. More>>

    Police: Man stole from Bethlehem YMCA lockers Video included

    Police arrested a Westerlo man for allegedly stealing from lockers at the Bethlehem YMCA. More>>

    Bin Laden son-in-law's lawyer sentenced in NY case

    Osama bin Laden's son-in-law's attorney has been sentenced to 18 months in prison on tax charges. More>>

    Officer testifies about NYC chokehold death

    A grand jury has heard testimony from a New York City police officer involved in the chokehold death of an unarmed man during a July arrest. More>>

    Troy man arrested for September shooting Video included

    Police say they have arrested a man for his connection into a shooting that happened in September. More>>

    TSA releases holiday traveling tips Video included

     As the busy holiday travel season approaching, TSA officials at Albany International Airport are urging travelers to know what they can carry on board so travelers aren't hold up lines. More>>

    Cuomo seeks ouster of Lake George boss for spill

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration is seeking the dismissal of an environmental official at Lake George over his failure to report a 1-gallon fuel spill. More>>

    Capital City Rescue Mission in need of turkeys for annual holiday meal Video included

    Thanksgiving is less than a week away, and one local organization needs help in preparation for their big feast. More>>

    Teen remanded to jail for allegedly robbing nun Video included

    Police said that it was in the area of Chrisler and Vermont Avenues where a teen robbed a nun and snatched her purse.
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    Troy man accused of raping a minor

    Police have arrested a 62-year-old on a rape charge. More>>

    Man found guilty of sexual assault felonies, faces up to 75 years

    An Albany man has been found guilty of sexual assault charges. More>>

    Teen accused of firing shots during a fight

    Albany Police say a 15-year-old Albany resident has been charged in connection with a shots fired incident that occurred on North Lake Avenue. 
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    Man arraigned for allegedly starting Remsen Street fire in Cohoes

    A man has been arraigned on two felony charges stemming from an arson case in Cohoes. More>>

    Police investigate armed robbery at Adult World in Schenectady

    Police say there was an armed robbery at a local business. More>>

    No word yet on Thruway reopening in western NY

    There's still no word from the Cuomo administration on when state officials think the Thruway in western New York could reopen. More>>

    Thanksgiving holiday gas prices at five year low Video included

    Good news for those traveling by car this Thanksgiving, gas prices are at a five-year low. More>>

    Democrats preparing for Hillary Clinton campaign

    Democrats are making plans for Hillary Rodham Clinton's widely anticipated presidential campaign. More>>

    Albany Co. court attendant arrested on alleged rape charge Video included

    Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple said a civilian court attendant has been arrested. More>>

    Amsterdam holds neighborhood watch meeting after string of crimes Video included

    A neighborhood watch meeting was held on Thursday to talk about the recent vandalism in Amsterdam. More>>

    Public hearing over proposed Ballston Spa Walmart held Video included

    Hundreds of people came to a meeting in Ballston Spa Thursday night to debate allowing Walmart to open a store in the village. More>>

    Roofs collapse as Buffalo clobbered by more snow Video included

    Roofs began to creak and collapse and homeowners struggled to clear waist-high drifts atop their houses Thursday as another storm brought the Buffalo area's three-day snowfall total to an epic 7 feet or more. More>>

    Teen arrested after allegedly robbing elderly nun

    A 17 year old has been arrested after he allegedly robbed a nun. More>>

    NEWS10 Special Report: Visiting the Doctor Online Video included

    As the United States faces a shortage of doctors, improved technology is making it possible for patients to meet with a doctor over the internet. More>>

    Greenwich hosts Holiday Tractor Parade Video included

    The Town of Greenwich is hosting its second annual Holiday Lighted Tractor Parade. More>>

    Body found in Coeymans identified as missing Saint Rose student Video included

    Officials have confirmed that the body found at the Port of Coeymans on Wednesday has been identified as missing Saint Rose student Connor Trapatsos. More>>

    Man charged with attempted murder in Fulton Co. Video included

    The Fulton County District Attorney has announced the arrest of a man on an attempted murder charge. More>>

    Dance program brings together students and people with disabilities Video included

    It was a moving, inspirational morning at the Albany Academy for Girls during an event that is the first of its kind in the nation, according to organizers. More>>

    Strangers help elderly stuck in Western New York mobile home complex Video included

    Officials estimate that 75 inches of snow fell in Cheektowaga, and it's done a lot of damage. More>>

    Community Action Angels gives free winter wear for people in need Video included

    With the cold winter weather here to stay for the season, it's time to start dressing warmer and one local program has taken the time to help those less fortunate. More>>

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