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Obama taps Cornell Alum for IRS Chief

Obama taps Cornell Alum for IRS Chief

President Obama is appointing a new acting commissioner for the IRS with some Ithaca roots.

Cornell University alum Daniel Werfel is replacing the outgoing Steven Miller, who resigned following a scandal involving the targeting of conservative groups.

Werfel is currently serving as the Controller of the Office of Management and Budget.

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Arrest made in Elmira Savings Bank robbery

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Ian Miles, 28, of Cortland, was arrested in Ithaca Friday.

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Groton schools respond to Sept. hazing incident

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Groton Schools Superintendent Jim Abrams says the district is making a serious effort to improve community outreach and student behavior following September’s hazing incident.

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Man dies in Cortland County collision

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No charges have been filed.

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State, local authorities increase DWI patrols for Halloween weekend

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Drivers should expect sobriety checkpoints and additional patrols.

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Drunk driver charged with hitting, killing jogger in central New York

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28-year-old man charged with vehicular manslaughter, DWI in connection with Thursday incident