County officials propose ‘mind your health’ training

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – As the number of people experiencing mental health situations increases, the Albany County Legislature is proposing a training program be provided to several County departments for mental health first aid. During the Albany County Legislature’s meeting on Monday, the Mind Your Health Training Program was introduced by Chairman Andrew Joyce and … Read more

Jittery Kenya votes in close-fought election race

Kenyans lined up before dawn to vote in a high-stakes election Tuesday, with the East African powerhouse on edge as two political heavyweights battle it out in a fiercely contested race for the presidency. Kenyans are praying for a peaceful transition of power after almost a decade under President Uhuru Kenyatta, but concerns about vote-rigging … Read more

Tips for saving money on back-to-school shopping amid price increases

Inflation and rising consumer prices are being felt across the U.S. economy – and Americans can expect back-to-school supplies to cost even more this year than in the past.  What You Need To Know According to data from the National Retail Federation, back-to-school costs are expected to exceed $860 per household this year, up from $840 in … Read more

Wallingford man cited to court for alleged beating

WALLINGFORD, Vt. (NEWS10) – A Wallingford man has been ordered to appear in Vermont Superior Court after he allegedly assaulted a family or household member, causing them a great deal of pain, police said Sunday. Officers were first called to a home on US Route 7, in Wallingford, just after midnight Sunday morning. Get the … Read more

98.3 TRY Social Dilemma: Can a married person attend a wedding without their spouse?

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Today’s 98.3 TRY Social Dilemma is about weddings, and attending them alone. Here’s the email: Get the latest news, weather, sports and entertainment delivered right to your inbox! Hey Jaime my name is William and I had to email you in hopes you can discuss this situation my wife and I … Read more

Islamic Jihad agrees Gaza truce with Israel

Islamic Jihad militants on Sunday agreed terms of an Egyptian-brokered truce with Israel, intended to end three days of intense conflict that has left at least 43 Palestinians dead. The deal, expected to come into effect at 11:30 pm (2030 GMT) on Sunday, raises hopes of an imminent cessation of the worst fighting in Gaza … Read more

Liverpool stumble, Spurs shine on Premier League’s opening weekend

Liverpool’s Premier League title challenge got off to a sluggish start as the Reds were held 2-2 at newly-promoted Fulham, while Tottenham delivered on their pre-season hype by thrashing Southampton 4-1 on Saturday. Jurgen Klopp admitted the best part of Liverpool’s day was the result as the Champions League finalists twice had to come from … Read more

How weather determined the target for the atomic bombs

Today, August 6, marks the anniversary of the dropping of the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan in 1945. We all know how the cities of Hiroshima, and three days later, Nagasaki, were destroyed when atomic bombs were dropped on those areas, prompting the end of World War Two. But did you know that weather played a … Read more

Israel warns aerial onslaught against Gaza militants may last a week

Images show a new rocket fired at Israel from Gaza. The Palestinian militant group of Islamic Jihad retaliated with a barrage of rocket fire following deadly Israeli air strikes on the Gaza Strip, in the territory’s worst escalation of violence since a war last year. IMAGES Israel’s military warned Saturday deadly air strikes against Palestinian … Read more

Russian forces begin assault on two eastern Ukraine cities

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian forces began an assault Saturday on two key cities in the eastern Donetsk region and kept up rocket and shelling attacks on other Ukrainian cities, including one close to Europe’s largest nuclear power plant, Ukraine’s military and local officials said. What You Need To Know Russian forces began an assault … Read more