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Tuesday, February 4, 201402/04/2014

Major snowstorm heads east; winter storm warnings to start Tuesday night

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Region could see around a foot of snow from latest storm to hit the eastern U.S.

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Friday, January 31, 201401/31/2014

Fire damages Lansing home

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Fire was first reported around 3 p.m.; six different departments responded to fire

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Wednesday, January 29, 201401/29/2014

Congressional reps, candidates talk jobs, education following State of the Union

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Reactions varied Tuesday on President Obama’s remarks on issues such as jobs, education, tax loopholes

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Sunday, January 12, 201401/12/2014

Study: Psychiatrists refusing to accept private insurance

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More and more of America’s psychiatrists are refusing private insurance from patients, instead preferring cash.

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

I-90 in Rochester closed in both directions

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A more than 130-mile stretch of the Thruway in western New York has been closed in both directions because of blizzard conditions across the region.

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Astorino still considering NY gubernatorial run

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Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino says he has yet to decide whether to challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo, even as he criticized the governor’s performance.

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Heavy snow, strong winds lead to blizzard conditions across New York

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3 to 4 feet of snow could fall on parts of western, northern New York

Ice Jam 2

Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

UPDATE: Crews back at work trying to break up ice jam

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Some Ithaca streets still closed; city asking residents to avoid parking and driving in areas of Fall Creek

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Cuomo: Scandals in Albany could hurt Legislature

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New York’s new legislative session will kick off under a lingering cloud of scandals involving lawmakers, prompting concern from Gov. Andrew Cuomo that people will lose faith in the state Legislature.

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Cuomo likes executive action on marijuana

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he’s comfortable with his plan to allow a limited number of hospitals to dispense marijuana for certain ailments, even as other states loosen marijuana laws more dramatically.

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Toll violators could face registration suspensions

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Drivers who repeatedly speed through New York state toll booths without a working E-ZPass would see their vehicle registrations suspended under legislation being considered by lawmakers.

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Trial for ex-Senate leader Bruno set for May

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When the former leader of New York's Senate goes to trial next month for the second time, he'll stand accused of only two charges under a revised fraud case alleging he took actual bribes or kickbacks.

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Western NY man dies in tractor accident

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Police say a 77-year-old western New York man is dead after being run over by a tractor.

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Lansing water tank contains carcinogens

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The Town of Lansing is facing similar troubles with one of their water tanks as the Town of Ulysses; it contains elevated levels of carcinogens.

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Tburg Travel Baseball moving forward

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The Trumansburg Travel Baseball League is gearing up for another season following an unfortunate instance where a former treasurer has been accused of embezzling money from its coffers.