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Recent articles by John:

Missing Cambridge woman found dead in Schaghticoke

E, N.Y. (NEWS10) – New York State Police (NYSP) said Friday that they have found the body of Lisa Deangelis, 58, of Cambridge. Deangelis was reported missing on July 29 by her family when she didn’t come home. → Read More

Troy man pleads guilty to trying to entice child

Lawrence Belcher, 37, of Troy, pleaded guilty to trying to entice a child to meet and have sex with him. Belcher is a registered sex offender for sexually abusing a child under the age of 14, according to court documents. → Read More

Power outage affects thousands in Albany

According to the National Grid outage map, thousands of people are without power in Albany. According to National Grid, the expected fix time is around 3 p.m. → Read More

Car crashes into building in Pittsfield

Pittsfield Police responded to reports of a car into a building Wednesday night around 9:50 p.m. Officers said a car crashed into 87 Wahconah Street which is the former Johnnie’s Beach Club. → Read More

Guilty plea in string of Saratoga Springs robberies

Justin Rock, 37, of Ballston Spa, has pleaded guilty to four counts of Robbery in the Third Degree. Between February 19 and 21, Rock admitted to robbing four different businesses, in one case, only minutes apart. → Read More

Mobile coverage tested across Vermont

A new drive test of mobile networks in Vermont was announced Monday. The Department of Public Service (PSD) and the Agency of Transportation (AOT) will conduct the tests. They are trying to determine mobile coverage in the state. The state is partnering with Ookla®, a global leader in network intelligence and connectivity insights. → Read More

Downtown Saratoga hot spot put on ice by patrons

Just weeks from Saratoga’s busy track season, and a shaken-up Caroline Street seems to have been put on ice by many patrons. → Read More

Albany Police: Suspect shot after stabbing officer

The Albany Police department is investigating an officer-involved shooting. The Albany Police Public Information Officer Steve Smith said on his Twitter page Monday afternoon. → Read More

Father’s Day 2022 Pictures!

NEWS10 is honoring all of the dads in the Capital Region for Father’s Day! Send us a picture of your pop and a caption to and we will add it to the slideshow! → Read More

High school student dies after falling in Hudson

A Watervliet High School student died after he fell into the Hudson River while fishing. The school said that Matthew Billetts, 16, was an 11th grader at the Jr.-Sr. High School. → Read More

Empire State Weekly: Legislative session

This week on Empire State Weekly we’re reviewing the end of the 2022 legislative session. Lawmakers burned the midnight oil in a mad dash to pass remaining bills and packages before they recess for the remainder of the year. → Read More

Maria College names new president

Maria College announced Thursday that its new president will be Lynn Ortale, Ph.D. The Board of Trustees said that she will begin as president on July 1. She will be the college’s sixth president. → Read More

Overnight road closure scheduled for Route 86

The New York State Department of Transportation (DOT) announced that a portion of Route 86 will be closed overnight for drainage work. The road will be closed from Wednesday, June 1, at 8 p.m. through Thursday, June 2, at 6 a.m. → Read More

Burnt Hills veterinarian helps pets from Ukraine

Dr. David Chico, a Veterinarian from Burnt Hills Veterinary Hospital, took a trip to the Poland/Ukraine border in April. He is helping those fleeing the conflict, some with nothing more than the clothes on their back. → Read More

Donor breast milk in the Capital Region

he nationwide formula shortage has many local parents looking for new solutions to feed their babies. Some are turning to donor breast milk. ALLO Saratoga looks to facilitate that need. → Read More

Mother’s Day 2022 Pictures!

Happy Mother’s Day from NEWS10! These are pictures shared by our viewers! → Read More

NEWS10 supporting Ukraine

NEWS10 is partnering with GlennPeter Jewelers to help benefit the people of Ukraine. → Read More

Coach Dwayne Killings addresses media after suspension

UAlbany men’s basketball head coach Dwayne Killings publicly addresses the media for the first time since an investigation found “inappropriate physical contact” between him and a player. → Read More

Albany man arrested for illegally having handgun

Colonie Police said Tuesday they arrested Jamaal Morton, 40, of Albany on April 9. The arrest stems from a traffic stop. Police said they pulled Morton over for multiple infractions before they found a loaded handgun. → Read More

Hochul pushes for anti-hate education, racial equity and justice for all New Yorkers

Governor Kathy Hochul is tackling hate and social inequity in her State of the State address. She proposed several policies on Wednesday to help combat the problem across the state. → Read More