Morning Newswatch

Is the NBA the same as the WWE?
Is the NBA the same as the WWE?

Ithaca College Professor Stephen Mosher from the Department of Sports Management and Media puts officiating under the microscope and challenges the use of Native American mascots in athletics.

Recent Headlines

1 hour ago in Local

Cortland forms task force on flooding

Fresh
flooding in polkville

Heavy rain and unusual storms plagued much of Central New York last summer, causing severe flooding in many areas.

today in Local

Rescue Mission opens shelter in Ithaca

Rescue Mission's Ithaca shelter on 618 W. State st photo provided

The Rescue Mission celebrated the grand opening of its new shelter in Ithaca Wednesday.

today in Music, Sports

Lorde meets Hall of Famer who inspired ‘Royals’

lorde

The singer behind the hit meets the real-life Royal that inspired her song.

today in Local

Judge rejects challenge to SAFE Act

gavel2

A trial-level judge has ruled that New York's new gun law does not violate the Second Amendment.

today in Local

Police: NY man made 48 false child abuse calls

Local_News

State police say they've charged a 43-year-old upstate New York man with making nearly 50 false reports of violence against children to the state child abuse hotline.