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Gloversville man charged with dog neglect
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville man charged with dog neglect

Monday, June 29, 2015
Gloversville resident Norbert Saxton, 38, was arrested Friday for allegedly neglecting a dog found earlier this month wandering the city with a cancerous tumor that went untreated.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man accused of assault with pipe

Monday, June 29, 2015

A city man struck another man with a steel pipe during an argument last week, authorities said.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady man accused of robbing woman

Monday, June 29, 2015


A city man faces a robbery count, accused of forcibly taking cash from a woman’s purse Friday, authorities said.
 
SCHENECTADY

Hindering prosecution charge in Schenectady killing dropped

Monday, June 29, 2015
A felony charge against a man accused of possessing a murder victim’s cellphone has been dismissed, leaving a single misdemeanor that doesn’t reference the murder case, the man’s attorney said Monday.
 
Police: Teen put M-80 in Waterford mailbox
WATERFORD

Police: Teen put M-80 in Waterford mailbox

Monday, June 29, 2015
A Cohoes teenager is in the Saratoga County Jail after a Waterford police officer witnessed him place a powerful firework in a mailbox and blow it up early Monday morning, police said.
 
2 women with birthdates in 1800s still alive

2 women with birthdates in 1800s still alive

Monday, June 29, 2015
When Susannah Mushatt Jones and Emma Morano were born in 1899, there was not yet world war or penicillin, and electricity was still considered a marvel.
 
Shooting of unarmed escapee lawful
NEW YORK

Shooting of unarmed escapee lawful

Monday, June 29, 2015
A New York State trooper had the law on his side when he shot unarmed escapee David Sweat, apparently in the back, as the convicted killer ran toward a forest near the Canadian border.
 
NBC to Donald Trump: You're fired
NEW YORK

NBC to Donald Trump: You're fired

Monday, June 29, 2015
NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about immigrants during the announcement of his campaign.
 
Justices uphold use of drug implicated in botched executions
WASHINGTON

Justices uphold use of drug implicated in botched executions

Monday, June 29, 2015
A deeply divided Supreme Court upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal-injection executions Monday, even as two dissenting justices said for the first time they think it's "highly likely" the death penalty itself is unconstitutional.
 
SpaceX rocket destroyed on way to space station, cargo lost

SpaceX rocket destroyed on way to space station, cargo lost

Monday, June 29, 2015
An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff. It was a severe blow to NASA, the third cargo mission to fail in eight months.
 
ALBANY

Albany's Lincoln Park Pool closed

Monday, June 29, 2015
The Lincoln Park Pool is closed until further notice because of a damaged pipe, city officials said.
 
Gay marriage: The unimaginable becomes reality

Gay marriage: The unimaginable becomes reality

Monday, June 29, 2015
Twenty years ago, my high school friends and I sat up late one night talking about the future. Our future.
 
Cuomo: Inmates had sights on Mexico but ride backed out

Cuomo: Inmates had sights on Mexico but ride backed out

Monday, June 29, 2015
Albany Medical Center says escaped murderer David Sweat has been upgraded from critical to serious condition after doctors determined overnight the he didn't need immediate surgery.
 
$4.6B 'Bid 2.0' unveiled by Boston 2024 Olympics organizers

$4.6B 'Bid 2.0' unveiled by Boston 2024 Olympics organizers

Monday, June 29, 2015
The group trying to bring the 2024 Olympics to Boston released the most detailed look yet at its bid for the Summer Games on Monday, unveiling a $4.6 billion plan it says would create jobs and housing, expand the tax base and leave behind an improved city with a $210 million surplus.
 
Chris Squire, bassist of progressive rock band Yes, dies
NEW YORK

Chris Squire, bassist of progressive rock band Yes, dies

Monday, June 29, 2015
Chris Squire, the bassist and co-founder of the progressive rock band Yes who recently announced he had leukemia, has died, according to a statement from his band members on Sunday. He was 67.
 
 

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