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Pets, and a tough economy
Pets, and a tough economy

Greg Fry and Jim Boudreau, the Executive Director of the Tompkins County SPCA, talk all things pets in this week’s Pet Patrol.

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No movement, but plenty of conversation about truck safety in Ithaca

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City's Board of Public Works held first conversation Monday night about slowing trucks down on Ithaca's hills; board discussed memo with 13 suggestions

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Wegmans announces expansion plans in mid-Atlantic, Northeast

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Company to add 10 new stores in four states

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U.S says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks

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FOR USE AS DESIRED, YEAR END PHOTOS - FILE - President Barack Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, Monday, June 17, 2013. Obama and Putin discussed the ongoing conflict in Syria during their bilateral meeting.

In another sign of deteriorating relations, the U.S. government claims that Moscow has violated the Cold War treaty.

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Civilians killed in eastern Ukraine amid fierce fighting

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Armed pro-Russian separatists stand guard on the suburbs of Shakhtarsk, Donetsk region on July 28, 2014.

Intense fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine kills at least 19 civilians.

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Toy drone disrupts aircraft fighting California wildfire

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Firefighters protect an evacuated home while the fast-moving wildfire called "Sand Fire" burns behind, near Plymouth, California on July 26, 2014.

Fire officials spotted a drone over the Sand Fire and immediately called police to have the toy grounded to avoid a possible mid-air collision.