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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Snow shuts down Route 13, leads to plenty of problems

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Slippery conditions on Route 13 north of Ithaca led to road being shut down just after 7 a.m.

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Wednesday, January 1, 201401/01/2014

Major snowstorm headed to New York; 6-12 inches expected by Friday

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Storm warning covers entire region, as heaviest snow will fall Thursday

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Wednesday, January 1, 201401/01/2014

Arrest made after robbery attempt on Ithaca Commons

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Robbery attempt on Commons leaves Ithaca man behind bars

Wednesday, January 1, 201401/01/2014

UPDATE: Police identify victims of fatal Newfield crash

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Crash happened after 5 p.m. Tuesday night, shut down portion of 34/96 through the evening

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Seneca County inmate makes unsuccessful escape attempt

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An inmate at the Seneca Count y Correctional Facility made an unsuccessful escape attempt Monday night.

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Judge upholds most of NY gun control law

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A federal judge has upheld most of New York’s new gun control law.

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Ithaca lawmakers take oath of office at City Hall

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2014 council includes eight sitting members, one previous member and new representative

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Cayuga County man accused of murdering stepfather

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An 18-year-old man from Cayuga County is accused of murdering his stepfather Monday night.

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Suspect displays knife, robs Cortlandville supermarket

Armed robbery took place around 3:30 a.m. at Tops Supermarket off Route 281

Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Investigation finds state lawmaker sexually harassed staff

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Committee found Micah Kellner sexually harassed staff members by making inappropriate comments

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Oklahoma senator releases report on waste in government, cites Ithaca SWAT team funding

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Tom Coburn's report questions need for SWAT funding for Ithaca, citing crime rates in town

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CU Police investigating meth materials in backpack

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Cornell Police are seeking information after a resident reported a suspicious backpack found at 10:30am Sunday on the 300 block of Maple Avenue in the Town of Ithaca.

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Tompkins chamber supports proposed NYSEG pipeline expansion

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A proposed 7 mile gas pipeline that would stretch through the Towns of Lansing and Freeville has the support of the Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce.

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US prosecutor continues probe of Albany corruption

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The federal prosecutor who took over the files of New York's anti-corruption commission says investigations into Albany's pay-to-play politics are continuing and declines to say when they'll be finished.

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Lifton, Masser to debate Wednesday night for state assembly seat

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Debate will happen at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Unitarian Church of Ithaca