After hung jury, Syracuse killer sobs in apology: 'I wasn't raised like that'

Shanta Washington pleaded guilty weeks after a jury couldn't decide if she was guilty of stabbing an abusive man to death. Syracuse, NY -- Shanta Washington's jury last fall couldn't decide whether to convict her or not of stabbing a stranger to death. But Washington, 36, decided not to risk another trial, pleading guilty weeks later to manslaughter in exchange for a 12-year sentence. Today, Washington sobbed as she expressed remorse for what she'd done. Washington admitted to stabbing...

Police: Dad was drunk when he drove with baby, crashed car in Seneca Falls

The man's 1-year-old daughter suffered minor injuries, police said. SENECA FALLS, N.Y. -- A man was drunk Wednesday night when he drove with his...

Syracuse teen who tried to kill cop charged with assaulting prison employees

Nahquaz Johnson was being held in a facility for children after the January 2017 attack on undercover sheriff's deputies in DeWitt. Undercover...

Man pulls up to mobile home and opens fire. But Dad in home arms himself — and shooter pays dearly.

The son of a homeowner near Eatonville, Washington, told his father an individual threatened him, promising to  “shoot up the house,” the News...

Cuomo aide bumped from preferred office testifies about 'rough and tumble' workplace

The aide said he was "quite surprised" and angry to learn in 2014 that he would be moved from his prestigious desk nearby Gov. Andrew Cuomo...

Clay man rejects plea in sex assault of stranger at busy John Glenn intersection

Prince Royal-Clanton will head to trial next week on predatory sex assault and related charges. Syracuse, NY -- A 19-year-old from Clay will go to...