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Uber, Lyft start campaign to expand services in New York

Ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft are joining with lawmakers and support groups to push for expanded upstate service.

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Fire reported at Cayuga Power Plant in Lansing

The fire was reported around 10 Wednesday morning at the Cayuga Power Plant in Lansing.

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Tioga County robber arrested

One suspected robber has been arrested, while Police in Tioga County search for another.

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Grant helps local fire department buy new technology

Grant of $9,000 from Cargill allowed McLean Fire Department to purchase thermal imaging camera

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4 weeks ago

Former city councilman named Ithaca’s Chief of Staff

Dan Cogan, who served on Ithaca's city council from 2002-2011, will start on May 1st

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Bill would require New York police to report on arrests, deaths

Bill would create more standardized reporting techniques of arrests, deaths, including information about race, age, gender

Gov. Cuomo touting the state's START-UP NY initiative at Cornell University in 2013 (photo by Pete Blanchard)

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Cuomo bans New York trips to Mississippi

New York's governor banned all non-essential state travel after new law in Mississippi regarding same-sex couples

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New York court: Parents can legally eavesdrop on kids

Ruling sets precedent for cases involving children in which recordings are made

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IPD arrests Ithaca man for burglary in progress

Ithaca Police say Nickolas Conklin was caught burglarizing a home on Eddy Street early Monday morning, and may have stolen from others in the area.

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TCAT information session held to gather public comment

TCAT is proposing cuts to nearly twenty routes for the summer months, and are looking to gather public input.

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IPD, other agencies raid Green Street apartment on drug warrant

Ithaca Police say the apartment on Green Street was suspected of being part of drug activity in the area.

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Woman who stole $31K from Ithaca business sentenced

Irene Dixon was arrested over a year ago for stealing from the healthcare company she worked for in Ithaca.

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Catholic Charities forms plan to resettle refugees in Tompkins County

Officials with Catholic Charities say a proposed plan could put as many as 50 refugees per year in Tompkins County starting later this year.

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Uber passenger takes over for sleepy driver, tries to flee police

Juan Carlos, 20, was arrested after taking over for sleepy Uber driver, leading police on chase through Southern Tier

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Cortland corset factory recommended as historic site

The Crescent Corset factory in Cortland is on a list of sites in New York being considered for historic status.

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Dryden man busted trying to steal from home, truck

Karel Westerling, 33, was charged Monday night after deputies say he tried to steal from a home on Etna Road, as well as from truck outside of home

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Manslaughter charge for driver in Seneca County fatal crash

Ralph Brown, 57, now faces multiple charges for crash that killed 20-year-old from Cayuga County

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Standardized tests begin Tuesday in New York

Roughly 1 in 5 students didn't take New York exams last year as opt-out movement gained national attention

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5 students injured after car crashes into western New York school

Accident happened at elementary school in Orleans County; authorities say driver suffered medical issue before crash

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Reed supports Trump following controversial comments

Congressman Tom Reed says Trump's comments on abortion and nuclear proliferation are an example of his outsider qualities.

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Police say a Pittsburgh man driving a stolen car ditched the vehicle and jumped into a river to escape from authorities. Police say after being captured, he fled naked from a hospital and hid inside a Dumpster.