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Local police agencies receive money for technology that scans license plates

The state is giving six police agencies in Tompkins County nearly $50,000 to fund technology that reads the license plates of drivers.

The recipients include the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office, along with police departments in Ithaca, Dryden, Groton, Trumansburg and Cayuga Heights.

The cameras are mounted on police vehicles and allow agencies to track the license plates of thousands of cars per day.

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Pearl Jam urge fans not to waste money on crowdfunded gigs

Pearl Jam performing at the "Made In America" music festival on Sunday Sept. 2, 2012, in Philadelphia.

Pearl Jam's manager has snubbed a campaign for the band to headline a grand opening, insisting crowdfunded gigs are "unlikely to happen".

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Councilman forgets to turn off his mic in the bathroom

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The city's Mayor Pro Tem tries to keep it professional, but her fellow council member's trip to the bathroom is just too distracting.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Tiny Bruce Lee fan shows off incredible nunchaku skills

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A five-year-old boy expertly performs the classic nunchaku scene from Bruce Lee's "Game Of Death."

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Floyd Mayweather’s Punch-Out Nintendo game

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Did you miss the Mayweather/Pacquiao fight? No worries, because you can watch this hilarious "Nintendo" version of the event.

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This week’s top rock tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top rock songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.