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Walmart ending price match program in May

Walmart ending price match program in May

Walmart is ending its popular Savings Catcher program on May 14 and will no longer price match in a recent announcement to customers.Walmart says the balance of your Savings Catcher eGift Card will remain on your card until you choose to spend it. And there is no timetable by which you need to spend your…more

Program aims to boost faculty diversity at NY state colleges

Program aims to boost faculty diversity at NY state colleges

The Cuomo administration is launching a program aimed at increasing the diversity of the faculty in the State University of New York system.Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday that the goal of the program called Promoting Recruitment, Opportunity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Growth is the hiring of 1,000 early to mid-career professors from minority groups by 2030.…more

‘No Tips’: Local cafe takes donations for animal causes

‘No Tips’: Local cafe takes donations for animal causes

 One popular coffee shop in Adams, Mass. accepts donations instead of tips to benefit animal organizations.Alison and Christopher Cuff opened Coffee Liberation Front with the goal of providing good food, while helping as many animals as possible.In addition to being vegetarian and eco-friendly, the cafe accepts donations instead of tips to support different animal causes.Each…more

Poll finds majority support another Amazon project

Poll finds majority support another Amazon project

The second time could be the charm for Amazon.According to the latest Siena Poll, an overwhelming majority of New Yorkers would welcome Amazon back if the company reconsiders building its headquarters in Queens.Sixty-seven percent feel it was bad for New York when Amazon pulled out of its deal back in February.Sixty percent say they support…more

VT Senate considering 24 hour handgun waiting period

VT Senate considering 24 hour handgun waiting period

The Vermont Senate is poised to consider a proposal that would create a 24 hour waiting period before people can buy handguns.The Senate Judiciary Committee approved the proposal, which would also roll back some restrictions on high-capacity magazines that became law last year.The committee’s chairman says the bill is a middle ground of current policy…more

Capital Region hospital rankings

Capital Region hospital rankings

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released updated rankings for hospitals around the country.The data includes measures of a hospital’s quality of care, which is often updated quarterly.CMS says the ratings drive systematic improvements in care and safety as hospitals strive to achieve and maintain high ratings. Capital Region hospital rankings    …more

One in custody after heavy police presence in Rotterdam

One in custody after heavy police presence in Rotterdam

There was a heavy police presence at a Mobil gas station on Altamont Ave in Rotterdam Sunday night.It’s unclear at this time what police responded to, however, they did take one person into custody.News 10 ABC will bring you updates as soon as they become available.more

Pittsfield woman arrested for allegedly stabbing boyfriend

Pittsfield woman arrested for allegedly stabbing boyfriend

Tina M. Provost, 53, of Pittsfield, was arrested after police say she stabbed her boyfriend in the abdomen.Pittsfield responded to reports of a domestic disturbance involving a knife at around 7 p.m.Saturday.The 30-year-old victim was transportted to Berkshire Medical Center for emergency surgery.He remains hospitalized, but in stable condition.Provost was arrested and charged with one count…more

Pittsfield man arrested for allegedly beating, sexually assaulting woman

Pittsfield man arrested for allegedly beating, sexually assaulting woman

Anthony D. Miller, 50, of Pittsfield, was arrested Saturday evening after police say he severely beat and sexually assaulted a woman.Miller was arrested at the Pittsfield residence where the victim lives.Miller is currently being held by the Pittsfield Police Department and will be arraigned in the Pittsfield District Court for the following charges: Aggravated Rape…more

One dead in trailer fire

One dead in trailer fire

One person died in a structure fire on Birch Way in Pittstown Saturday night.Fire crews arrived to the scene of 13 Birch Way to a full involved fire with several explosions, later determined to be caused by oxygen cylinders.The fire spread to a nearby resident due to gusty winds.Fire crews were able to quickly prevent…more