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Man Dies After Motorhome Crash at Demo Derby

A 43-year-old man is dead following a collision between the motorhome he was driving and another vehicle during a demolition derby event at a New York state race track.

The crash happened late Tuesday night at Lebanon Valley Speedway, about 25 miles southeast of Albany

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Scott Olson/Getty Images

David Sweat Reportedly Talking to Investigators

Former Broome County resident David Sweat is said to be speaking with police after his capture following his escape from a maximum-security state prison.

Sweat was shot by a state trooper near the Canadian border Sunday afternoon, more than three weeks after he and Richard Matt broke out of the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora

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Andrew Burton/Getty Images

Search For Prison Escapees Enters Third Week

Police looking for David Sweat and Richard Matt stopped thousands of vehicles and searched wooded areas of Allegany County over the weekend but turned up no sign of the prison escapees.

The search focused on an area of Interstate 86 near Friendship and Amity after a woman told authorities Saturday afternoon she saw two men who matched the description of Sweat and Matt

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Andrew Burton/Getty Images

Police Release New Images of Prison Escapees

As law enforcement officers continue to search for prison escapees David Sweat and Richard Matt, police have released "progression photos" of what they may look like after several days.

New York State Police investigators hope the new images will assist in efforts to locate the men

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Men Sought in Johnson City Credit Card Investigation

State police investigators say they want to interview two men in connection with the reported unlawful use of a credit card at stores in the Southern Tier.

Authorities say the card was used to make a purchase at the Walmart store on Gannett Drive in Johnson City last month

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Broome Siblings Charged in Stolen Property Case

Two brothers and their sister have been arrested after an investigation into a residential burglary in the town of Binghamton.

Authorities say 24-year-old David Butts, 19-year-old Joshua Butts and 33-year-old Heather Butts were charged with criminal possession of stolen property

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Thousands of New Yorkers Ticketed for Texting

New York State Police issued nearly 2800 tickets to drivers for cell phone or texting violations over a six-day period.

Officials say troopers targeted drivers who were using handheld devices while behind the wheel during a special enforcement campaign between April 10 and April 15

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State Police Specialists Arrive At Hamilton College  Photo Credit: Kristine Bellino
State Police Specialists Arrive At Hamilton College Photo Credit: Kristine Bellino

Shelter in Place Order Lifted at Hamilton College [VIDEO, PHOTOS]

UPDATE: 04/14/2015 5:45am    New York State Police will remain on campus as they continue to investigate.  Classes at Hamilton College will take place as normally scheduled today.  The Clinton Central School District is also operating on a normal schedule.

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Harpursville Man Hurt In Windsor Car Crash

A 26-year-old Broome County man was seriously injured when the car he was driving crashed into a concrete culvert in the town of Windsor.

Authorities say Justin Mullen of Harpursville was trapped in the vehicle after it went off the roadway at the intersection of North and Dodd roads

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Trooper Dies After Being Struck On I-81

A New York State Police trooper died after he was hit by a vehicle on Interstate 81 north of Binghamton early this afternoon.

State police say Trooper Christopher G. Skinner was struck shortly after noon on the northbound side of the highway

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