Half of US cosmetics contain toxic chemicals, study finds

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than half the cosmetics sold in the United States and Canada are awash with a toxic industrial compound associated with serious health conditions, including cancer and reduced birth weight, according to a new study. Researchers at the University of Notre Dame tested more than 230 commonly used cosmetics and found that … Read more

Unlicensed motorcyclist injured after crashing into roundabout

COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Colonie Police Department Traffic Division is investigating a motorcycle crash that occurred at the roundabout at Albany-Shaker and Maxwell Roads. Police received a call at 12:48 a.m. about the crash. When they arrived, they found the injured driver, Christopher Reed, 25, semi-conscious and the wrecked motorcycle on the lawn of … Read more

Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York donate nearly 24k boxes of cookies to area organizations

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) —  Local Girl Scouts, members of Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York (GSNENY), donated nearly 24,000 boxes of Girl Scout cookies to area organizations as a part of their annual cookie sales. Customers could buy cookies and designate which organization received them for donation. Local woman helps feed hundreds throughout the pandemic … Read more

Warren County COVID update for June 15

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services announced another day of no confirmed COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, as well as five recoveries. That knocks the current number down to 11 active coronavirus cases, one of which is hospitalized and in critical condition. Tracking coronavirus cases by county One of yesterday’s hospitalized cases was … Read more

Park Theater holding summer concert series at Crandall Park

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – After a year of uncertainty and performance limitations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Park Theater is announcing its inaugural summer concert series at the Crandall Park Bandshell each Friday evening in July. The concerts will run from 7-8:30 p.m. The Park Theater will present a series live musical performances featuring … Read more

Southwest Airlines flights briefly grounded due to ‘technical issue’

DALLAS (NewsNation Now) — Southwest Airlines flights resumed Monday evening after a reported “technical difficulty” nationwide. “We are beginning to resume flight operations after our third-party weather data provider experienced intermittent performance issues earlier this evening preventing transmission of weather information that is required to safely operate our aircraft,” the company said in a statement … Read more

Iowa father, son charged in U.S. Capitol riot: ‘One of the first ones inside’

WASHINGTON (WHO13) — An Iowa father and son face federal criminal charges for allegedly taking part in the riot at the U.S. Capitol that killed a police officer on January 6th. Authorities say they identified Daryl Johnson after his son, Daniel Johnson, bragged about taking part in the riot on social media. Senate report details … Read more

Many Americans moved to cheaper housing markets in 2020

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many Americans who moved last year relocated to areas where homes were, on average, bigger and less expensive. Vermont capital offers bleak housing market for renters, buyers On average, people who moved to a different city in 2020 ended up in a ZIP code where average home values were nearly $27,000 … Read more

Early voting information for New York

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Early voting started across New York on June 12 and will continue until June 20. Primary Day is June 22. Election Protection Hotline available for early voting It’s too late for New York voters to change their party affiliations in time to vote in the primaries, but there are important dates … Read more

Hundreds of unwanted Amazon deliveries land at New York home

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — You might not realize just how much you bought while online shopping until those boxes are delivered to your door. But the Amazon packages sent to Jillian Cannan and her family weren’t ordered by anyone in her household. Father’s Day 2021: A gift guide At first, Cannan thought her business partner … Read more