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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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Memo details first ideas on truck safety in Ithaca

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CIty's Board of Public Works will discuss options presented by city transportation engineer during Monday meeting

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Ithaca police chief: Heroin is “an epidemic” in our community

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It’s a problem for law enforcement, health officials, and maybe someone you know.

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Voters to decide on extra $500k for Newfield school project

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Money will be used to add new heating, cooling systems at auditorium for high school, middle school

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UPDATE: Suspect charged in Tioga Co. fatal hit-and-run

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Police say couple was jogging in town of Tioga Saturday morning when they were hit by car, which fled the scene

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Police: Woman stole $160K from community volunteer organization

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A Seneca County woman is accused of stealing more than $160,000 from a community volunteer organization.