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Sports

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Prosecutors: No charges for NASCAR driver Kurt Busch

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Delaware prosecutors will not file criminal charges following allegations of domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend.

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2016 Rolex race to be first event at renovated Daytona

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Daytona International Speedway will showcase its renovated motorsports stadium next January.

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A-Rod is back with the Yankees

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The game was his first in 17 months following a drug suspension for the entire 2014 season.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Thursday, March 5.

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MLS, players avoid strike

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The MLS season will begin on Friday as scheduled.

Lifestyle

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The elephants are out of the circus

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The Ringling Bros. Circus says it will eliminate elephant acts by 2018 amid public concerns.

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McDonald’s to use chicken without certain antibiotics

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The announcement comes as the fast-food giant struggles to shake its junk food image.

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Google wants you to zip line through the Amazon

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Wanna go on a zip line without all the harnesses and fear? Just hook your browser through to Google.

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Bill Gates is still the world’s richest man

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The co-founder tops the list with a whopping $79 billion in net worth.

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NY couple married 82 years celebrates joint birthday

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Duranord Veillard turned 108 on Saturday and his wife, Jeanne will be 105 in May.

Weird

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Different time, same house

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What time is it? Depends on which room you're in!

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Moonshine is not acceptable for show-and-tell

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A science teacher who knew he was making the illegal alcohol was reprimanded for not reporting that the boy brought it to class.

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Misleading sign welcomes/prohibits visitors

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A malfunctioning city signs sends mixed messages.

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Ohio man busted after responding to sheriff’s Facebook post

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STUPID CRIMINAL FILES: After the sheriff asked Facebook to help find a wanted man, the suspect himself struck up a conversation with law enforcement.

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No selfie sticks at the Smithsonian

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if you're visiting one of America's greatest museums, leave your selfie stick at home.

National

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Plane slides off runway, crashes into fence

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A jetliner with 125 passengers aboard slid off the runway during a snowy landing at LaGuardia Airport, smashing into a fence at the edge of Flushing Bay.

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Supreme Court to hear gay marriage cases in April

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The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on whether states can ban gay marriage.

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Jurors hear graphic accounts of Boston Marathon bombing

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Jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial spent the first day of testimony listening to heartbreaking stories.

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Fate of Obama health law subsidies rests with 2 justices

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The justices will gather in private Friday to cast their votes in the case.

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Knife-wielding attacker slashes face of U.S. ambassador in S. Korea

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U.S. ambassador Mark Lippert underwent two-and-a-half hours of surgery after he was attacked by a Korean nationalist.

Homemade Jam

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Homemade Jam 256

Catch the show this Sunday night at 9PM on I-100, and 6PM Saturday on 96.7 The Vine. This week we’ll be bringing you music from some of the best area bands, including Shore Acres Drive, Imperials, Kevin Kinsella, and more!

Trending

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: This family’s pet is a 175lb pit bull

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This dog gives new meaning to the name "Hulk."

News

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Harrison Ford crashes plane on golf course

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Harrison Ford was forced to make an emergency landing while flying a two-seater plane Thursday.

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Peeps milk coming to an Easter basket near you

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Because why shouldn't milk taste more like marshmallows?

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Iron Maiden’s future depends on Bruce Dickinson’s cancer treatment

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Iron Maiden's manager Rod Smallwood updated fans on the singer's progress.

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Kurt Cobain’s childhood home up for sale – again

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The Nirvana frontman lived in the home up until he was nine, when his parents separated, and then again from age 16 to 20.

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Travis Barker wants Tom DeLonge out of Blink-182 for good

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The drummer says he's "not going to force anyone to do anything they don't want to do and it's time to move on."

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‘Uptown Funk’ sung in cartoon voices

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What if the cast of "Family Guy" sung the hit single by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars?

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Bruce Willis to make Broadway debut

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The "Die Hard" star will take the stage adaptation of Stephen King's acclaimed novel "Misery."

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‘Downton Abbey’ star slated to play the Beast

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Dan Stevens is set to play the Beast in the live-action adaptation of the fairy tale.

Babe of the Day

March 5, 2015

What's Happening

Spring ahead!

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Don’t forget to set your clocks ahead one hour this weekend.

Wine and Dine Radiothon

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Tune in March 6th, all day long as we take your bids for restaurant and wine pairings from our area’s tastiest establishments.

Odd Days with The Blind Spots!

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Join one of Ithaca’s favorite bands is hitting the road for their southern tour

Joe Knows

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Got a question for Joe Stanley?

Closings

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When the weather gets bad be sure to check our closings and delays page!

Finger Lakes Top 10

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Check out everything that’s going on in the Finger Lakes Region

Local News

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Prosecutor strikes back at Sheldon Silver’s claims

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Silver was indicted two weeks ago on charges that he received $4 million in kickbacks from law firms for doing political favors.

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Tough times in county echoed in economic report

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According to the report, total growth for the Tompkins County economy in 2014 was zero percent.

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Suspect arrested in smoke shop robbery

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The crime happened Wednesday afternoon at the State Smoke Shop on West State Street in Ithaca.