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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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In Crosby trial, crash expert challenges defense testimony

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"I saw the measurement was wrong, and I noted a few errors in the measurement log."

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Woman admits to stealing, selling gun used to shoot Ithaca officer

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Ciera Leann Bennett is due to be sentenced in March, faces up to 10 years in prison

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Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

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NY proposes rules for medical marijuana

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It authorizes patients with one of 10 diseases to be able to obtain non-smokeable versions of the drug.

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AMBER alert issued for 5-year-old abducted in Albany County

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Two suspects wearing all black and ski masks forced entry into a home and abducted the child.