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Backers extend affordable housing program for Tompkins

An affordable housing program between the city of Ithaca, Tompkins County and Cornell University will continue under an agreement reached this week.

In this photo made available on Sunday, Aug. 15, 2010, singer Bruce Dickinson performs during the concert of the English heavy metal band Iron Maiden at the Sziget (Island) Festival on the Shipyard Island in northern Budapest, Hungary, late Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010. The Island Festival is one of the biggest cultural events of Europe with an emphasis on music.

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Iron Maiden frontman returns to public eye

Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson makes his first public appearance since undergoing treatment for cancer.

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens during a motion regarding jail phone recordings during his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Hernandez is accused in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

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Aaron Hernandez trail delayed by bomb threat

A bomb threat has delayed proceedings of the Aaron Hernandez murder trial.

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Census: Tompkins sees population growth, neighboring counties see declines

Tompkins County saw its population increase by roughly 0.3% between July 2013, 2014

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19 charged after fight at Southern Tier high school

Fight happened last Wednesday at school in Elmira

Police hold media away from the house where Andreas Lubitz lived in Montabaur, Germany, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Lubitz was the copilot on flight Germanwings 9525 that crashed with 150 people on board on Tuesday in the French Alps. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

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Police search house of pilot who crashed A320

The co-pilot of the airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard, appears to have brought the plane down deliberately.

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PHOTOS: Crash of Germanwings Flight 9525

All 150 people on board the jet - including three Americans - were killed Tuesday when it crashed in the French Alps.

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‘Empire’ co-stars spark romance rumors

Are Trai Byers and Grace Gealey more than just coworkers?

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Idris Elba could be the next ‘Star Trek’ villain

The in-demand actor is in talks to join the star-studded cast of the sci-fi franchise.

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5 high-profile responses to Cornell controversy over group’s video

Some stood behind Cornell Wednesday; others called it "extreme liberalism"

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Eyes on the road: AAA says distracted driving worse than we thought

You know how some people insist they can drive safely — even while they fiddle with their smartphones or other electronic devices? They can't.

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Balki’s bills: ‘Perfect Strangers’ star owes $280K in taxes, mortgage payments

Bank officials say actor Bronson Pinchot hasn't been heard from in over a year.

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Scott Stapp completes 90-day rehab stint

The Creed frontman has had a rocky couple of months but his bandmates say he's on the road to recovery.

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Van Halen plan tour, live album

The band is back and ready to hit the road.

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GPS can’t help Cubs pitcher find his way

You've heard of baseball pitchers who have trouble finding the plate. How about a pitcher who can't even find the ballpark?

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Boy George joining ‘American Idol’

The Culture Club singer has signed on to mentor "Idol" hopefuls.

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The biggest bank accounts in baseball

The Yankees are once again baseball's most valuable team.

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Aaron Hernandez cousin due back on the stand in murder trial

Prosecutors are "about a week or so" away from resting their case, which is beginning its ninth week.

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Senate up next after House passes bold conservative budget

Senate Republicans will try to pass their own budget after House Republicans pushed through a plan that deeply cuts programs for the poor.

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Thief uses his own credit card to jimmy door, leaves it behind

A Pennsylvania man left behind an important clue when he broke into a friend's garage — a credit card with his name on it.

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David Beckham for ‘D&J Briefs’

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It's underwear for a man with a great body ... and David Beckham.

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Wanted: A kidney

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A Maine woman's unusual method of finding a kidney donor has paid off.

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Girl, 4, boards bus for 3 a.m. snack run

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Little Annabelle Ridgeway was determined to get a slushie.

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Real life cookie monster takes cash box at Girl Scout sale

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A thief in New Hampshire apparently had a craving for cash, not cookies.

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Lamb of God star to replace Shawn Drover in Megadeath

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Chris Adler has been recruited as the drummer on Megadeath's new album.