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SCHENECTADY, N.Y. | Mother of missing baby charged after remains found near home

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.  — Police in upstate New York have charged the mother of a missing baby with multiple felonies after the remains of a child were found near her home. Schenectady police say Heaven Puleski has been under investigation since family members reported her 4-month-old child Rayen Puleski hadn’t been seen since July. Puleski has … Continue reading SCHENECTADY, N.Y. | Mother of missing baby charged after remains found near home

PITTSFORD, N.Y. | Hard Knocks: Bills receiver Coleman can’t escape Browns past

PITTSFORD, N.Y.  — New Buffalo Bills wide receiver Corey Coleman can’t escape reminders of Cleveland no matter how hard he’s tried to put his two seasons with the Browns in the past. First, there was the second episode of HBO’s “Hard Knocks” series on Tuesday, which detailed how a frustrated Coleman demanded the Browns trade … Continue reading PITTSFORD, N.Y. | Hard Knocks: Bills receiver Coleman can’t escape Browns past

FORT DRUM, N.Y. | Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn’t mention him

FORT DRUM, N.Y. — President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for John McCain after delivering remarks that failed to mention the ailing senator. The measure Trump signed Monday at New York’s Fort Drum will boost military pay by 2.6 percent, the largest hike in nine years. The bill weakens … Continue reading FORT DRUM, N.Y. | Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn’t mention him

ALBANY, N.Y | Collins’ exit prompts GOP scramble, ballot questions

ALBANY, N.Y— Republicans may have to nominate Congressman Chris Collins for another political office in order to strip his name from the November ballot after the three-term conservative lawmaker dropped his re-election bid following insider trading charges. The odd move may be necessitated by New York state election law, which sharply defines how a candidate’s … Continue reading ALBANY, N.Y | Collins’ exit prompts GOP scramble, ballot questions

ALBANY, N.Y | Find an eagle feather? US law says don’t take it. Cuomo did

ALBANY, N.Y — At an event in the Adirondacks last week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo recounted a treasured memory of the time his family retrieved an eagle feather from Saranac Lake and kept it after one of the beautiful birds swooped near his canoe. In telling the story, the New York Democrat was unknowingly confessing a … Continue reading ALBANY, N.Y | Find an eagle feather? US law says don’t take it. Cuomo did

VALHALLA, N.Y. | Man shoots woman to death in hospital bed, then kills self

VALHALLA, N.Y.  — A man shot a patient to death in her bed at a suburban New York hospital Wednesday and then killed himself, police said. Police were trying to determine the connection between the two, who were found in a fourth-floor room after gunfire rang out around 9:40 a.m. at Westchester Medical Center in … Continue reading VALHALLA, N.Y. | Man shoots woman to death in hospital bed, then kills self