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Community remembers Cortland teens killed in I-81 crash

Authorities say two of three teens in car died after Friday night crash

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Vegan food at NYS Fair? Yep, it’s happening

For first time, fair officials have picked vendor to run vegan/vegetarian stand

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Giffords, Kelly speak to seniors at Cornell University

Famous couple urges graduates to make their own way and pursue their dreams.

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Cortland plant to close in 2015; 89 workers face layoffs

Apex Tool Group filed notice with New York state this week

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2 Cortland teens killed in I-81 crash

Accident happened Friday night around 7:30 p.m. on I-81 in Preble

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Ithaca Assemblywoman Lifton throws support behind “Cornducky Derby”

The Cornducky Derby—held on the same day as the Kentucky Derby—is a race between small plastic ducks down a Cortland creek.

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Cuomo administration ends email auto delete policy

Announcement came Friday during summit on email policy

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Giffords, Kelly to kick off Cornell graduation weekend

147th Graduation Weekend ceremonies will be held this weekend

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TC3 holds 46th graduation ceremony

Most graduates from the local community college say it's just the first step in their education journey.

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Ithaca Police say no leads in Thursday morning robbery

Victims on Spencer Road say their possessions were stolen by two men wielding a shotgun and a Taser device.

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Mom, 3 kids identified after deadly Southern Tier fire

Authorities say mother, three children died in Thursday fire in Vestal

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Two years later, no closure in case of missing Cornell student

It’s been two years since Cornell student and Ithaca native Christopher Dennis was reported missing.

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Virginia woman dies, 2 young kids hurt in upstate New York crash

Police say children were not properly secured in child car seats

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Syracuse surgeon fined $10K for slapping sleeping patients

Dr. Michael Clarke was accused of slapping patients under anesthesia, insulting them before surgery

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Minimum wage debates take center stage in New York, across U.S.

As state board considers increase in minimum wage for fast food workers, Los Angeles passed $15/hour minimum this week

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Man arrested in murder of Ithaca native, husband in Maryland

Police say Ithaca native and Cornell alum Julianne Vilardo, husband were found dead in home on May 10

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NYSEG asks for rate increase; electricity, natural gas bills could rise

Average electric bill, natural gas bill would increase under proposal filed with state

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Economics of medicine causes shortage of doctors in New York

Capital New York reports that the state may not have enough primary care physicians to expand medical coverage.

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Off-duty firefighters rescue kayaker on Cayuga Lake

Lt. Dan Scherer of the Trumansburg Fire Department said he's proud of how civilians and first responders alike handled the incident.

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This week’s top rock tracks

Zac Brown as Zac Brown Band performs during Music Midtown 2014 at Piedmont Park on Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, in Atlanta.

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

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WATCH: Getting married by The Rock

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It's normal to cry at weddings, but you'll laugh at this one too.

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Foiled by a hat

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A man evading police almost got away - if it wasn't for his lost hat.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Game of Thrones: The Musical’

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Coldplay teams up with the cast of "Game of Thrones" for a hilarious musical version of the hit HBO show to help raise money for Red Nose Day.

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Mom shames daughter for inappropriate Facebook profile

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After Val Starks found her 13-year-old daughter's secret profile - posing in her bra and claiming to be 19 - she set the record straight and the video has gone viral.