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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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UPDATE: Pedestrian killed in accident on Cornell campus was college employee

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Accident happened around 7:30 a.m. Monday morning on Jessup Road

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Snow to slam New York City, lower Hudson Valley; Ithaca avoids the worst

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Major storm could bring historic snowfall along East Coast

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Week two of jury selection in third Cal Harris murder trial

Calvin Harris appeared on the CBS program 48 Hours. He is set to go on trial for the third time on allegations he murdered his wife. The program aired Monday, June 9, 2014/CBS News

Six jurors seated in trial in Schoharie County as of Friday