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New York’s highest court hears arguments in Lansing abuse case

Martesha Davidson is arguing that state's Justice Center doesn't have authority to prosecute her in Lansing Town Court


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Senator Gillibrand renews push for the Campus Accountability and Safety Act

The bill aims to create a better reporting system for victims of sexual assault on college and university campuses.


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NY insurers to cover more hepatitis C treatments

The seven insurers have agreed to cover a wider range of expensive hepatitis C treatments that attack the disease earlier.

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Police: Seneca County 911 dispatcher used job to get info on domestic violence victim

Seneca County Sheriff's investigators say Steven Farnsworth used his position to get information on a woman he's also accused of abusing.


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Trumansburg man linked to daytime burglaries in Schuyler Co.

Joel Woodring, 35, was arrested after alleged home burglary Monday morning at home in Hector


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TRAFFIC ALERT: East Avenue on Cornell campus to be closed for 2 weeks

Work will last until May 9 on East Avenue on Cornell campus


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Justice Department approves Time Warner Cable, Charter deal

Under terms of deal, Charter Communications will become nation's number-two home internet provider

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New York bill targets mass voting registration purges

Two downstate lawmakers have introduced bill in Albany, after hundreds of complaints in last week's presidential primary

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Police: Central New York mayor stole over 100 road signs from DOT

Mayor of Village of Frankfort in Herkimer County is also DOT employee

Photo by Dean O'Gorman

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UPDATE: Bear dies after being tranquilized in Cortland

Bear was pronounced dead after being taken to Cornell's College of Veterinary Medicine for evaluation


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O’Mara backs drinking water standards, but questions cost

The State Senator says there needs to be more testing of water for lead, but he's worried about it being an unfunded mandate.


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NY insurers to cover depression screening for mothers, pregnant women

State health coverage will soon expand to cover maternal depression screenings without charge to pregnant women and new mothers.

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Witnesses describe scene of bear stuck in Cortland tree

Those who were at the scene talked about how rare it is to see a bear in, around Cortland


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City, Town of Ithaca, Tompkins County consider gorge ranger proposal

The proposal would create two new gorge ranger positions for this year with money from the City and Town of Ithaca, as well as the county.


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TECH MINUTE: Mini space exploration project gets help from Cornell

The project, which Cornell scientists are collaborating on, would send tiny robot probes into space to travel toward a distant star.

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Binghamton man charged in murder of Long Island man

Police say Christopher James is accused of murder after allegedly stabbing Kevin Pierson to death back in 2010.


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Nozzolio undergoes successful open heart surgery

State Senator Michael Nozzolio, who represents Lansing, Finger Lakes, underwent procedure at Cleveland Clinic last week


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Bear has case of Mondays, climbs Cortland tree

Bear was discovered in tree near Elm Street in Cortland Monday morning


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Rawlings begins interim stint as Cornell president

Hunter Rawlings, 10th president in school's history, has become interim president for second time; no indication of how long he'll serve in role this time

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Police: Man shot, killed after approaching troopers with knives in hand

Incident happened late Friday night in rural area of Albany County in eastern part of state

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