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Escaped prisoner David Sweat is captured by New York State Police. (Credit: WWNY-TV)

David Sweat, Inmate Shot After Escape, Moved From NY Hospital To Prison

The state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision says David Sweat was moved from the Albany Medical Center early Sunday. He was taken to the Five Points Correctional Facility, in Seneca County.


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2 Upstate NY College Students Face Assault Charges

Two college students in upstate New York are facing felony assault charges after prosecutors say they broke a man’s nose and eye socket during a fight.


1,900 Lose Power In NY After Driver Hits Pole

Authorities in upstate New York say a drunken driver hit a utility pole and shut off power for 1,900 people. The accident Saturday in Mohawk also halted train service.


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Bronx Man Charged In Albany Police Standoff

Isaac Peterson was released from Albany Medical Center, where he was treated for gunshot wounds, and arraigned before Albany City Court Judge Thomas Keefe. He was sent to the county jail without bail.