James Jackson slapped another man in the face last year during an argument, and for that the other man stabbed him to death, a prosecutor told a Schenectady County Court jury Thursday.
The day after Donald Trump said he might not accept the presidential election results, local Republicans said they believe voter fraud exists - though none said it is on a scale to "rig" a national election against their candidate.
The former Niskayuna High School student who admitted to child pornography possession received 10 years probation and youthful offender status Thursday morning.
Three men — including one from Clifton Park — are being held in Virginia in connection with two Rensselaer County killings, Rensselaer County officials said Thursday.
The partial closure of Balltown Road/Route 146 that was scheduled for Friday, Oct. 21 has been postponed until Friday, Oct. 28.
Police: Men agreed to pay undercover cops for sex
Joe Nichols, one of the workers injured in a tanker truck explosion Monday at a Glenville asphalt plant has died, according to a lawyer for The Gorman Group.
An inmate at Saratoga County Jail was involved in a fight Wednesday, allegedly injuring another inmate and a corrections officer, the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office said.
On a night when millions of people we watching the presidential debate, several dozen turned out to learn more about two contested local races.
The man accused of dousing his stepfather with gasoline and then lighting him on fire in August appeared in court Wednesday on a new indictment in the case.
Montgomery County Executive Matt Ossenfort and other officials unveiled a recently completed 10,000-square-foot addition to the county’s public safety building on Wednesday.
A former state corrections officer who admitted taking part in an elaborate bank robbery scheme is now being held at the Schenectady County Jail.
Parents shouldn’t panic over any particular school water source’s lead levels, as school exposure alone is unlikely to drive dangerously high lead concentrations.
Nursing home caregivers in Scotia rallied Wednesday to raise awareness about an ongoing contract dispute that they believe is affecting the quality of care for residents.
Schenectady County will be auctioning off 59 properties this weekend in an effort to beef up the tax rolls.
The U.S. Department of Transportation should fund installation of a new train safety system on tracks between Poughkeepsie and Amsterdam, U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer said Wednesday.
A Milton man was sentenced to state prison Wednesday for repeated felony driving while intoxicated.
Rocco Ferraro and Joshua Spain have been appointed to seats on the board of the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership.
A Schenectady County Court jury found James Hilton guilty on all counts Wednesday afternoon in connection with the August 2015 beating of a Schenectady police officer.
A former Montgomery County Jail inmate has filed suit against the county, alleging officers beat him when they transported him to court last year.
A morning fire destroyed the Holy Trinity football team's equipment a day before the team's first-ever playoff game, police said.