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Gillibrand applauds SCOTUS ruling on DOMA

Gillibrand applauds SCOTUS ruling on DOMA

One of New York’s Senators is reacting to the Supreme Court’s ruling of the Defense of Marriage Act to be unconstitutional.

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says quote—“today is a historic day for our country on its long march towards upholding the fundamental values this country was founded upon of fairness, equality and justice.”

She says its time for Congress to do its job to get this quote “corrosive law” off the books so there is certainty for all loving committed couples across state lines.

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Cayuga Heights man charged with murder

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Police say a Cayuga Heights man has been arrested on a charge of second-degree murder following a domestic incident on Thanksgiving Day.

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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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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