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Onondaga County Marine vet killed in I-81 crash

The Onondaga County Sheriff's Department says Douglas Ayers died Sunday when his car hit a guard rail and rolled several times.

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Health Department addresses worries about Zika virus

Health officials in Tompkins County say they're prepared for Zika, but there's also a number of reason why it might not affect upstate areas.

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Cornell professor: Clinton, Trump likely winners in primary, Sanders close

Politics professor Elizabeth Sanders says while Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are poised to take New York's primaries, other candidates could also have strong showings.

County lawmakers are deciding what to do with the site of the old library on the corner of Cayuga and Court streets in Ithaca (photo by Pete Blanchard)

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Developer, Lifelong alter plans for Old Library site in Ithaca

Project will now include less apartments, less parking spaces, and Lifelong will not move into new building at corner of Court, Cayuga streets

photo by Peter Blanchard

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TCAT officials vote to reduce summer service

Final decision was made Monday on service reductions for summer; TCAT officials say finding more drivers is top priority

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Trump, Kasich take campaigns to New York’s Capital Region

GOP presidential hopefuls Donald Trump, John Kasich held events Monday in Albany-area, speaking about their qualifications, chances of winning general election in November

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22 arrests after investigation into drugs shipped in central New York mail

Authorities say they seized drugs, guns, cash as part of investigation into packages that went through central New York mail sorting facility

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TECH MINUTE: Cornell hosts competition for young programmers

The contest at Cornell University pits teams of students against each other to beat the clock, and each other, with their programming skills.

Food Bank of the Southern Tier

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Food Bank yearly campaign breaks donations record

Officials with the Food Bank of the Southern Tier say their Check Out Hunger campaign raised over $270,000 this year.

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Trumansburg man charged with assault in alleged attack

Don Sipp, 40, faces two counts of assault; Seneca County authorities say he cut victim's face, throat, causing extensive injuries

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In response to complaints, Ithaca to try scratch-off cards for parking

New program is in response to complaints over accessibility to on-street pay stations in Ithaca

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New York opens insurance enrollments for domestic violence victims

Move requires large insurers with ties to state health exchange to offer enrollment at any time for domestic violence victims

Bernie Sanders Future to Believe In Rally at James L. Knight Center

Featuring: Bernie Sanders
Where: Miami, Florida, United States
When: 08 Mar 2016
Credit: JLN Photography/WENN.com

3 weeks ago

Sanders stops in Binghamton, talks fracking, minimum wage

During a speech to supporters in Binghamton, Sanders stressed differences with Hillary Clinton on issues surrounding natural gas drilling

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UPDATE: Power restored at Cornell University

Outage first reported just before noon Monday

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1-month-old dies in Cayuga County crash; man charged with DWAI

Accident happened around 1 a.m. Saturday morning on Route 34 in Fleming; child died at Syracuse hospital

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One week out, IC professor says Clinton, Trump still in command

An Ithaca College Politics professor says New York is actually a state to fight for this election, so every candidate has scheduled stops.

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Sanders, Kasich set for busy Monday in upstate New York

Bernie Sanders to visit Binghamton; John Kasich in Capital Region; Donald Trump held rally Sunday in Rochester

Photo Credit Sara McCloskey

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TCAT to make decision Monday on service cuts

Transit agency is proposing service cuts for 21 routes this summer due to shortage of drivers

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New York lawmakers to review online lending to small businesses

Lawmakers will look at access to online lending for small businesses, possible changes that could allow more access to credit

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Election next week has implications for power in New York government

Special election being held on Long Island to fill seat vacated by convicted former state lawmaker Dean Skelos

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