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Ithaca-based organization applauds Rice decision, says “community is watching”

Officials at Ithaca-based Advocacy Center say abusers must experience consequences that impact their lives in strong ways


NY Democratic primary set for Tuesday

Governor Andrew Cuomo and liberal challenger Zephyr Teachout are set to square off in Tuesday's Democratic primary for governor.

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Seneca Sheriff’s Office warns of IRS phone scam

Another area law enforcement agency is warning of phone scams that have been hitting the area of late.

Congressman Tom Reed

Reed ‘has concerns’ ahead of Obama ISIS strategy

Local Congressman Tom Reed is highlighting his priorities as Congress returns from its summer break.


NY takes on ‘zombie homes’

They are called "zombie homes" and neighborhoods have good reason to fear them.

Rochester PD

Services set for upstate police officer killed in line of duty

Rochester officer Daryl Pierson was shot, killed last Wednesday during chase with suspect

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Police: Three cars damaged due to debris thrown from overpass

Incidents happened Saturday morning on I-88 in Broome County


Low tax increase projected for Cortland residents

The Mayor of Cortland has submitted to city lawmakers his budget proposal for 2015.


WHCU Health Report: Treating serious neurological disorders with special care

Researchers at the University of Rochester have created a new center designed to deal with the nation’s most challenging neurological disorders.


As Ithaca deals with panhandlers, Syracuse takes new approach

The city of Syracuse is telling its residents not to give money to panhandlers.


Police: 15-year-old shot BB gun at Syracuse school bus

Boy allegedly shot BB gun at school bus full of students Friday afternoon

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Police investigating second child abduction attempt in Cortland County

Second incident in two days has police looking for any connection between reports


Early bear hunting season starts in parts of New York

The season begins next Saturday in portions of the state's northern zone, mostly around the Adirondacks.

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Cuomo touts backers as liberal foe sues

Zephyr Teachout has gone to court to challenge New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo while Cuomo and his running mate tout endorsements from Hillary Clinton and others as the race intensifies ahead of Tuesday's Democratic primary.


Gillibrand visits SUNY Cortland for Ag. Forum

A series of forums designed to expand trade and manufacturing in rural America made a stop in Cortland Friday.


Jamaican officials say unresponsive US plane has crashed on the island

The spokesman says the pilot filed a flight plan to fly from Rochester to Naples, Florida.

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Lockdown lifted at Ithaca High following discovery of BB gun package

Packaging for BB gun was found Friday morning at Ithaca High location on North Cayuga Street


Pilot killed in small plane crash in Adirondacks

Police say 76-year-old man died in crash Thursday in Herkimer County


Court ruling leads to primary challenge for Southern Tier lawmaker

State court ruling allowed Denver Jones to make it onto ballot to run against State Senator Thomas Libous


Suspect wanted in attempted child abduction in Cortland County

Abduction attempt happened around 3:45 p.m. Thursday in Village of Homer


in Sports, Viral Videos

John Oliver explains English soccer


The "Last Week Tonight" host explains the class system of English soccer to David Letterman.

in Entertainment

Jimmy Kimmel is the Internet’s most dangerous man


Searching for the late-night comedian may be hazardous to your hard drive.

in Entertainment

‘Rush Hour’ could be headed to the small screen


The series will reportedly follow the style of the movies.

in Music

En Vogue reuniting for Christmas movie


The R&B group will play themselves in a made-for-TV movie.