Montgomery County

Funnel Cloud in Amsterdam, NY (credit: CBS Viewer Lindsay Phillips)

Weather Service Confirms Tornado Touchdown Upstate

A tornado that caused property damage near the state capital, Albany, was spawned in a string of violent thunderstorms a week after Tropical Storm Irene brought destructive flooding to the region.

09/05/2011

Funnel Cloud in Amsterdam, NY (credit: CBS Viewer Lindsay Phillips)

Tornado May Have Touched Down In Upstate N.Y. Sunday

Governor Andrew Cuomo said he’s dispatched the state police and urban search and rescue teams to the area.

09/04/2011

Douglass Township Farmhouse (credit: CBS 2)

Suspected Gunman That Shot Manhattan Couple In Pa. Is Dead

A shooting at a rural home in suburban Philadelphia killed a 2-year-old boy and a man and critically injured three other people. Now the suspected gunman is dead.

07/04/2011

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.

01/30/2011