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Ithaca’s Brown named to U.S. Olympic hockey team

Dustin Brown was named to U.S. Olympic roster Wednesday; selection is second for Ithaca native to Olympic team

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Snow shuts down Route 13, leads to plenty of problems

Slippery conditions on Route 13 north of Ithaca led to road being shut down just after 7 a.m.

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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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NY issues regulations for medical marijuana program in works

State Senator Jeff Klein, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, and Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver announced Thursday a deal has been reached on a medical marijuana bill

The law signed last July authorizes patients with certain diseases to be able to obtain non-smokeable versions of the drug.

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Homeless man arrested after bizarre attempted escape

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Police say Adam Smith climbed inside a ceiling to get away after they tried to apprehend him at Planned Parenthood of Ithaca Wednesday.

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Tompkins County sheriff’s deputy charged with assault, robbery

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State Police arrested Jeremy D. Vann, 30, following a domestic incident

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Sentencing delayed in upstate New York for 70’s star Cassidy

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David Cassidy is expected to receive community service as part of DWI plea deal reached in 2014

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New York State budget on the books

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Senate, Assembly reached final agreements early Wednesday