Category Archives: Capital District

  • Maryland's Kevin Huerter declares for NBA draft

    Maryland's Kevin Huerter declares for NBA draft Kevin Huerter is going to test the NBA draft waters. The Maryland sophomore, a former star at Shenendehowa High, announced Friday through the Terrapins’ athletic department that he will declare for the June draft. The 6-foot-7, 190-pound Huerter appears to have the…

  • Fort Edward man charged in international scam

    Fort Edward man charged in international scam FORT EDWARD — State Police have charged a Hudson Falls man they say was part of a scam that preyed upon a woman on an Internet dating site and tricked her into sending money to Nigeria. Michael Fleeman, 48, allegedly kept a…

  • Feds: Troy man, 24, distributed child porn

    Feds: Troy man, 24, distributed child porn ALBANY – A 24-year-old Troy man was arrested Friday and charged in U.S. District Court with distributing online child pornography. Federal prosecutors in Albany say the defendant, Kurtis Walter, distributed the child pornography using a webcasting and peer-to-peer, file-sharing application. Source: Times…

  • DCJS probe stalls

    DCJS probe stalls Albany Two female employees at the state Division of Criminal Justice Services who were punished following their testimony in a sexual harassment investigation have not been contacted by the ethics commission that was asked more than a month ago by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to conduct an…

  • Jury to resume deliberations Monday in Troy murder case

    Jury to resume deliberations Monday in Troy murder case TROY – A Rensselaer County Court jury focused Friday on how witnesses identified the alleged killer of a Troy man who died from stab wounds in received during a July 2017 attack in an Oakwood Avenue apartment. Anthony M. Rickett,…

  • Police say couple smoked crack in moving car in Clifton Park

    Police say couple smoked crack in moving car in Clifton Park State Police arrested a man and woman early Friday whom they say were smoking crack cocaine in a moving car with a 15-year-old on board. Source: Times Unition Police say couple smoked crack in moving car in Clifton…

  • Schenectady cop's ex-lover charged with stalking his wife

    Schenectady cop's ex-lover charged with stalking his wife SCHENECTADY – A 31-year-old woman faces misdemeanors for allegedly stalking and sending sexually explicit nude photos to the cell phone of the wife of a veteran Schenectady cop when he tried to break off their affair, according to a criminal complaint.…

  • 'Goldfinger,' with martinis, to open season at Greenville Drive-In

    'Goldfinger,' with martinis, to open season at Greenville Drive-In A James Bond bash will mark the mark the 2018 season opening at the Greenville Drive-In, 10700 Route 32, Greenville, with music, martinis and a screening of the 1964 Sean Connery classic, “Goldfinger” on Saturday, May 5. According to the cinema’s…

  • Democratic candidate for Rensselaer DA resigns judgeship to campaing

    Democratic candidate for Rensselaer DA resigns judgeship to campaing EAST GREENBUSH – The endorsed Democratic candidate for Rensselaer County district attorney has resigned as town justice to begin actively campaigning to be the county’s chief prosecutor. Mary Pat Donnelly’s resignation was accepted by the Town Board. At its April…