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13-year-old Cayuga County teen injured in accidental shooting

Police are not saying much more about an accidental shooting that occurred Friday, which left a 13-year-old injured.

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Cuomo modifies Ebola quarantine protocols

Objections came to quarantines announced late last week by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

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Proposed “fracking waste” ban gains local support

A law that would ban the use of fracking waste on roads in Tompkins County is gaining support among local lawmakers.

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WHCU Health Report: Obesity prevention hub to open at Cornell

Cornell’s Obesity Prevention Center is funded by a two-year, $856,000 grant from the USDA.

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Dogs seized from central New York home to be put up for adoption

Former dog control officer charged with animal cruelty, after more than 200 dogs were seized from home in Tully

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Student charged for making threats that led to SUNY school lockdown

20-year-old student now faces federal charge

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13-year-old injured in Cayuga County shooting

Shooting happened Friday night in town of Ledyard

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NY, New Jersey issue stronger Ebola quarantine

Mandatory quarantine for travelers who have had contact with Ebola-infected patients.

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Pair in string of Ithaca burglaries reach plea deals

Both were taken to jail and are not eligible for bail.

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Astorino begins last leg of campaign with $1M

Republican Rob Astorino has raised another $711,000 for his challenge against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and is entering the final weeks of the campaign

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Lansing Schools, ICSD named as tops in region

Two local school districts were ranked in the top ten out of the 54 school districts in a 6 county region.

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Cornell names ILS Dean as interim Provost

Cornell University President David Skorton has named an interim Provost

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McDermott, Libertarian candidate for governor, to make stop in Ithaca

During interview on Morning Newswatch Friday, McDermott discussed Common Core, Start Up New York program

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Cuomo, New York City health officials detail Ebola response

Governor Andrew Cuomo, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio gave update Thursday night on response to Ebola diagnosis at New York City hospital

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Reed, Robertson square off in only televised debate of campaign

Last night’s debate was hosted by WETM-TV in Elmira.

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Cornell employee implicated in scandal at UNC

A Cornell University staffer has been implicated in a scandal rocking the University of North Carolina’s athletics department.

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SUNY Canton issues lockdown following social media threat

Students are being asked to shelter in place.

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Tioga County man found with 100 pounds of marijuana

Estimated to be worth about $424,000.

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Hillary Clinton supports Cuomo for NY governor

Clinton says Cuomo is the "right leader at the right time."

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Coming soon: The Mustache Hall of Fame

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There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why not those with a hairy upper lip?

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Walmart ups ante on holiday shopping

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Starting Saturday, Walmart will do whatever it takes to rope in holiday shoppers however they want to buy.

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Inspiration for ‘Harry Potter’ nemesis revealed

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J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.

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App turns your smartphone into a breathalyzer

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Alcohoot turns your smartphone into a portable, personal breathalyzer.