Albany It's back to business as usual in Albany as lawmakers attempt to move past Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's corruption scandal, as more information is coming out about possible replacements for Silver. Nick Reisman has more from the state Capitol. 11:20 AM
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An Oswego County animal cruelty case has a happy ending. Apollo was found nearly starved to death in New Haven in December, but survived after being rescued. A warning to viewers, some people may find the images in this story disturbing. Candace Hopkins has more on Apollo's new beginning. 05:55 PM
Mattydale Man Sentenced for Causing Father's Death in Fire
Syracuse
Robert Teachout was sentenced to 15 years to life in prison after having pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in connection with the 2013 fire on Garden City Drive in Mattydale. 11:27 AM
New York State Lifts Liquefied Natural Gas Storage Ban
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New York State has lifted a storage ban on Liquefied Natural Gas. 01:25 PM
Jury Chosen in Cal Harris' Murder Trial, Opening Statements Monday
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Twelve jurors and two alternates have been chosen in Cal Harris' murder trial. Opening statements begin Monday. Updated 01/27/2015 11:00 PM
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Visions for Change says more than 130,000 people inside the city limits live below the poverty line. Brad Vivacqua has more on what Visions for Change is doing to reduce that number. 07:25 AM
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Deal Reached for Sheldon Silver to Step Down
Albany
A deal has been reached for Joe Morelle, a Rochester-area Democrat, to serve as interim Assembly speaker, forcing the embattled Silver to step down as speaker, effective Monday. Time Warner Cable News reporter Nick Reisman has the story. Updated 01/27/2015 06:30 PM
WATCH: Sheldon Silver Not Saying Whether He Plans to Resign
Albany
WATCH: Raw video of Sheldon Silver leaving the state Capitol after Assembly Democrats announce Joe Morelle will be interim Speaker. 01/27/2015 09:20 PM
Assembly Republicans: Silver's Arrest, Aftermath a Distraction
Albany
The democratic meetings behind closed doors have Assembly Republicans wondering when they can get back to work. Just last week, Democratic Assembly Majority Leader Joe Morelle said that Silver's arrest was not a distraction. But as Geoff Redick explains, GOP lawmakers see it differently, and they want to get past this scandal, and get lawmakers back on the clock. 01/27/2015 05:10 PM
Questions Remain Over Long Term Political Impact of Silver's Arrest
Syracuse
Despite the deal for Sheldon Silver to step down as speaker, questions remain over the long term political impact. As Bill Carey reports, the GOP is ready to try to make the scandal a major issue. 01/27/2015 08:59 PM
Trial Underway for Accused Hit-and-Run Driver
Syracuse
The trial for a Liverpool woman accused of leaving the scene of a deadly crash is underway. Alicia Alampi is accused of crashing into Robert Bevard as he walked along Park Street in 2013. She is charged vehicular manslaughter, leaving the scene of an incident without reporting and DWI. Iris St. Meran has more from the courtroom. 01/27/2015 07:58 PM