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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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Police: Man stabbed, killed woman in central New York home

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Stephen Schumejda is accused in domestic incident reported Monday morning in Cazenovia

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Northern New York father says abducted girls “doing well”

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Girls were abducted in August, released 24 hours later; two people have been charged

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U.S. forces carry out operation against al Shabaab

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U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the sports news you'll be talking about today, Tuesday, Sept. 2.

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Sam fails to secure spot on Rams practice squad

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Defensive end Michael Sam's bid to become the first openly gay player in the NFL looks even more remote.