Troy teen arraigned again in father's death, Albany plans crackdown on visitor parking abuse, photo of the guy who stole Uncle Sam's head

Tonight: a reminder that fall is on the way.[TU]

Albany is looking for ways to crack down on visitor parking permit abuse.[TU]

Albany International Airport is rolling out a pre-check program for frequent fliers that is expected to speed up security check lines. [TU]

The Troy teenager accused of killing her father in a dispute over a credit card was arraigned for a second time on Wednesday. Trinity Copeland pleaded not guilty to murder charges. Original charges against her were dropped due to a procedural error. [WNYT][YNN][Record]

A Fort Edward man is expected to be indicted later today in the death of his three-month-old son. [YNN]


A Troy man will spend 17 and a half years in prison for the sexual assault of an underage girl.[TU]

A Halfmoon man is facing robbery charges after police say he was discovered breaking into a residence in the town early Wednesday morning, and trapped in a basement by the homeowner until police came. [Saratogian][TU]

Troy police are searching for a robbery suspect who made off with cash from the Campbell Ave Cumberland Farms overnight. [News 10]

A National Guard helicopter crew was out searching for marijuana plants in Schoharie County fields on Wednesday. [WNYT]

Two New York National Guard units with 180 soldiers are headed for Kuwait for 10 months.[TU]

Talk about lowering taxes in upstate NY.[WNYT]

Saratoga Springs Supervisor Joanne Yepsen opened her mayoral campaign headquarters on Wednesday.[Saratogian]

The Saratoga Springs City Council approved the city fire department's permanent takeover of ambulance service for the city.[Saratogian]

Times Union chief editorial writer Jim McGrath has passed away. [TU]

Albany has a new fire boat with state of the art radar, sonar, depth finder and infrared cameras for emergencies on the Hudson. [TU]

Some area schools are trying to save money by using solar panels for energy.[WNYT]

Construction continues on Price Chopper's 90,000 square foot Latham concept store, with 16 eateries, a cooking school, and a hydroponic garden -- yesterday customers got a preview of the store, described by Neil Golub as "a little bit of Disney."[TU][Business Review]

A picture of the guy who allegedly stole Uncle Sam's Head.[TU]

Kobe, the missing alligator has been found in a pond near his home in New Lebanon.[News 10]

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