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Pedestrian killed on Route 96 identified as 23-year-old Cornell student

Accident happened around 4 a.m. Saturday on Route 96 just north of city

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Parks advocates applaud Cuomo’s budget proposal

The group congratulates the governor on allocating money to repairing parks and historic sites.

Calvin Harris appeared on the CBS program 48 Hours. He is set to go on trial for the third time on allegations he murdered his wife. The program aired Monday, June 9, 2014/CBS News

Jury selection moving forward for Cal Harris trial

A judge has also banned cameras from the courtroom.

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UPDATE: Pedestrian killed in accident on Route 96 outside Ithaca

Authorities now say pedestrian was killed in crash

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Prosecutor in Silver case sounds off

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara has some harsh words for Albany politicians.

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Cortland woman charged with grand larceny

Police say Sheila Shattuck stole money from Fall Creek Family Dentist while working there

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Broken pipe causes flooding, tense moments at Book Sale warehouse

Broken pipe January 14th spilled water into warehouse on Esty Street in Ithaca

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AG: Tour company offered promised vacation packages, scammed New Yorkers

Investigation reportedly started after complaint from Ithaca resident in 2013

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Truck crash leads to morning closure of I-81

Accident happened around 7 a.m. Friday in Tully

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Cuomo proposes E-Cigarette ban

The governor wants to ban the devices and flavored nicotine from public places.

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120 days jail time, fine for Newfield man who shot dog in head

Jeffrey Wood will spend up to 120 days in jail, will pay more than $5,000

State Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton [D-Ithaca] speaking at a Cortlandville Town Hall in 2013.

Ithaca assemblywoman on arrest of Sheldon Silver: “I am shocked”

Some NY Democrats are standing by Silver, while others are reserving judgment.

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Two men arrested in Ithaca drug bust

Ithaca Police say the men were in possession of numerous drugs including crack-cocaine and heroin.

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Gillibrand proposes amendments to Keystone

The senator says she will fight to protect people and the environment from the proposed pipeline's impact.

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Trumble to remain principal of Ithaca High School

Jason Trumble is staying on as principal of Ithaca High School.

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Newfield man to learn punishment for shooting dog in head

Jeffrey Wood was charged after prosecutors say he shot dog at his home last September

Calvin Harris appeared on the CBS program 48 Hours. He is set to go on trial for the third time on allegations he murdered his wife. The program aired Monday, June 9, 2014/CBS News

Jury selection set to begin in third Cal Harris murder trial

Third murder trial for Cal Harris in connection with 2001 disappearance of wife

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State Police: Girl injured after being dragged by school bus

Incident happened Tuesday in Steuben County; girl was treated for minor injuries

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UPDATE: Powerful New York lawmaker Silver arrested; calls come for resignation

Sheldon Silver taken into custody Thursday, according to New York Times report

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