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Ben & Jerry’s coming to Grassroots with a cause
Ben & Jerry’s coming to Grassroots with a cause

Ben Cohen from Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream describes the Amend-o-matic Money Stamping Machine and why they are both on their way to the Grassroots Festival this weekend.

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Cornell students invent smart scale that can measure blood pressure, cholesterol

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A new smart scale invented by two students at Cornell University measures a lot more than your weight.

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Sales tax revenues decline sharply in Tompkins County

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Counties across New York State are dealing with sharp declines in sales tax revenues after a long winter.

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Ithaca officials set to rename courthouse in honor of outgoing judge

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A longtime judge in the Ithaca city court system is set to retire in June, and city officials want to honor her legacy.

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Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, wrongly convicted of murder, dead

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The boxer's imprisonment, and battle to free him, are immortalized in the Bob Dylan song "Hurricane" and the film of the same name, starring Denzel Washington.

Saturday in Local

Second wave of milder flu hitting Northeast

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A second, milder wave of flu is hitting the Northeast.