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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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Report critical of New York’s anti-smoking efforts

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Report from American Cancer Society shows New York is making cuts in programs to prevent tobacco use

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Investigation continues into early Sunday stabbing in Ithaca

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Stabbing happened before 1 a.m. on Hillview Place on Ithaca's South Hill

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Reports: Karl Karlsen charged in California for wife’s 1991 death

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Karlsen is serving sentence for son's 2008 death in Seneca County

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Two injured in plane crash at Cortland County Airport

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Crash happened around noon as pilot tried to make emergency landing

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Two men arrested for stealing robotic pool cleaner

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Two men were arrested Thursday for allegedly stealing a pool cleaner from the Wickwire Pool in late July.