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Major snowstorm headed to New York; 6-12 inches expected by Friday

Storm warning covers entire region, as heaviest snow will fall Thursday

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Arrest made after robbery attempt on Ithaca Commons

Robbery attempt on Commons leaves Ithaca man behind bars

UPDATE: Police identify victims of fatal Newfield crash

Crash happened after 5 p.m. Tuesday night, shut down portion of 34/96 through the evening

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Seneca County inmate makes unsuccessful escape attempt

An inmate at the Seneca Count y Correctional Facility made an unsuccessful escape attempt Monday night.

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Judge upholds most of NY gun control law

A federal judge has upheld most of New York’s new gun control law.

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Ithaca lawmakers take oath of office at City Hall

2014 council includes eight sitting members, one previous member and new representative

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Cayuga County man accused of murdering stepfather

An 18-year-old man from Cayuga County is accused of murdering his stepfather Monday night.

Investigation finds state lawmaker sexually harassed staff

Committee found Micah Kellner sexually harassed staff members by making inappropriate comments

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New York lawmakers push plan to change primary dates

Proposal would change primaries from September to June in New York

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New York to invest in former inmates

New project will train, employ former inmates after their release from prison

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Snow has little impact on holiday travel

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Despite a snowstorm that hit on one of the busiest travel days of the year, highways and airports across New York have seen few big problems.

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State Police: Beefed up patrols to continue through weekend

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Just because Thanksgiving is over doesn't mean police in New York state are ending their stepped-up holiday enforcement.

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Yet again, power plant in Lansing gets extension from New York

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Extension means decision on plant likely won't come until 2015

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PHOTOS: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

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The 88th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade stepped off in NYC, officially ushering in the holiday season.

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Black Friday protest planned at Ithaca Wal-Mart

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Groups pushing for increased minimum wage, support for workers at Wal-Mart, other retail stores