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3 weeks ago

Tompkins inmate charged, called woman 50-plus times over 10 days

The Ithaca man was violating a woman's order of protection.


3 weeks ago

IC student leader reacts to Rochon’s 2017 retirement

Some students and faculty had been calling for his resignation for months in letters, protests, and on social media.


3 weeks ago

Prison education programs to get more money in coming year

Cornell University is one group to receive part of $7.5 million to help with programs for prison education in the area.


3 weeks ago

One week later: Cargill Salt Mine accident

Cargill spokeman Mark Klein say they are still working on fixing the elevator.

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3 weeks ago

IC President Rochon set to retire in July 2017

For months students have been calling for him to resign.

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3 weeks ago

Republicans concerned with price tag of Cuomo’s new initiatives

Republicans in the state legislature say the governor's plan from the State of the State address is ambitious, but costly.


4 weeks ago

Cuomo proposes felony charges for child abuse

The governor says making child abuse a felony would make sure criminals are punished accordingly.


4 weeks ago

Business Council warns $15 wage would be “harmful” to economy

The statement comes after Governor Andrew Cuomo renewed calls for a $15 wage in his State of the State address.


4 weeks ago

Dryden man arrested for domestic dispute, illegal marijuana

Anthony Damato of Dryden was arrested after harassing his girlfriend, and police later found he was growing marijuana in his home.


4 weeks ago

Cuomo: State of state is “strong”, “we are New Yorkers first”

Governor Andrew Cuomo outlined his plans for the coming year in Wednesday's State of the State address.


4 weeks ago

Study shows public input could boost consumer opinions

The study on labeling genetically modified foods shows more favorable reactions either way if the public were asked about it first.


4 weeks ago

Ithaca charter school looks to downsize enrollment

Officials at the New Roots Charter School say they want to move from around 200 students to about 160.

Photo from Senator Gillibrand's office.

4 weeks ago

Sen. Gillibrand says US-Israeli relations are strong

Eight senators went to Israel, Turkey and Vienna last week.


4 weeks ago

NY collects 17 million fish eggs, some from Cayuga Lake

The eggs will be incubated until they hatch and cared for by state environmental workers until they reach target stocking sizes


4 weeks ago

IFD: Spencer St. fire accidental, caused by candle

The American Red Cross has requested to help the three displaced people, who are all Ithaca College students.

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4 weeks ago

Traffic stop leads to meth bust in Cortland County

Richard Stevens, 18, and Natalie Castor, 24, were charged after police say they found meth-making materials inside their car last Wednesday in Cortlandville

Photo from the non-profit group Seneca White Deer. Credit: Carl Patrick

4 weeks ago

Winery pledges up to $200K to help Seneca white deer

The owners of a local winery are taking steps to help out the white deer at the Seneca Army Depot.


4 weeks ago

Cornell study looks at impact of minimum wage on restaurants

The study shows restaurants may not be as hard-hit by minimum wage increases as some have claimed.


4 weeks ago

Obama expected to address guns, background checks in State of the Union

Tonight's State of the Union is expected to contain more about expanded background checks and mental health measures.

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4 weeks ago

TC Mental Health Dept. awarded multi-year grant

The nearly $700,000 grant will create three new positions for the department’s Open Access Program, which started as a pilot in 2014


2 hours ago in Sports, Trending, Viral Videos

WATCH: Super Bowl 50 commercials


A 30-second commercial spot on Super Sunday can cost up to $5 million. Which Super Sunday ad was your favorite?

2 hours ago in Music

Lady Gaga calls Super Bowl performance ‘dream come true’


The "Poker Face" hitmaker still can't believe she graced the Super Bowl stage to sing America's national anthem, insisting it is a "dream come true."

1 day ago in Music

TOP 10: Count down the top tracks this week


The top 10 songs from the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the week ending Feb. 6.

1 day ago in Entertainment, Sports

You can stream the Super Bowl


This year, CBS will broadcast the game on TV and stream it live on cbssports.com. The network will play the same commercials on TV and on the live stream.