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9 hours ago in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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9 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, May 5

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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9 hours ago in Entertainment

Cinco de Mayo deals

Raise a margarita to celebrate saving money!

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9 hours ago in Lifestyle, Weird

Facebook pays $10K ‘bug bounty’ 10-year-old hacker

Social media giant Facebook has paid a $10,000 reward to a 10-year-old Finnish boy for finding a glitch in its picture sharing app Instagram.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Game of Thrones’ inspired Mother’s Day gift will be a hit

Still looking for a last minute gift for mom? Jimmy Kimmel has got you covered.

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Today in entertainment history: May 5

A look back at the Hollywood headlines from years past.

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Thirty-six new citizens sworn in at Boynton Middle School

The applicants came from eighteen different countries.

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REVIEW: In-fighting is entertaining in ‘Captain America: Civil War’

"Civil War" stands out as certainly the biggest of the stand-alones, and among the best because of what it has in common with the better films in the Marvel universe: the conflict is deeply human, told humorously, and best enjoyed if you don't overthink it.

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1 day ago in National

Trump looks to unify Republicans; Kasich reported dropping out

Billionaire Donald Trump assumed the mantle of presumptive Republican presidential nominee on Wednesday with a message on unity that also suggested he was not going to work too hard to placate some party establishment figures angered by his outsider candidacy.

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Attorney General charges Cortland County man who flooded cemetery

The man's water discharge project did not have a permit, and desecrated numerous graves.

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ICSD budget will address costs of lead in water situation

District officials say they've adjusted their plans to pay for consultants and bottled water in schools during the investigation into lead levels.

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Paladino defeats 18-year-old in reelection bid to school board

High school challenger Austin Harig took on Paladino despite the latter's experience, including a run for the governorship.

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Tompkins County approves more funding for gorge ranger program

In 10-3 vote, Tompkins County lawmakers voted to spend $7,500 to expand program for one year to help city pay two additional gorge rangers

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Dryden residents vote “no” on proposed land purchase

Vote against land purchase was 1,188-936; unclear what money will now be used for

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New York AG: Data breaches are “escalating threat” in state

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says his office has seen 40% increase in data breaches for first four months of 2016, compared to 2015 numbers

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Takata recalls millions more air bag inflators

Automakers will recall up to 40 million more air bag inflators installed by Takata Corp by 2019, expanding the largest automotive recall in American history.

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1 day ago in Sports

Deflategate: Brady gets more time

Lawyers for the New England Patriots quarterback have been given another two weeks to appeal his "Deflategate" suspension.

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Kentucky Bourbon Trail offers a lesson for reviving racing’s fans

Some of the best-known farms in Kentucky's scenic horse country are borrowing from another of the state's contributions to the good life — bourbon whiskey distilleries — in an effort to win new recruits to an aging and shrinking fan base.

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1 day ago in National

School safety: Drops in bullying, violent crime on campus

The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools, with declines in violent crime, bullying and harassment because of sexual orientation.

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1 day ago in Entertainment

Dan Aykroyd adapting ‘Blues Brothers’ for animated series

The animated project will also feature the band's original songs, as well as soul and blues classics, and new material recorded specially for the series, which Aykroyd will help to develop alongside "Saturday Night Live" writer Anne Beatts.

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1 hour ago in Local

Seneca army depot unsold, future of white deer uncertain

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The president of the non-profit group Seneca White Deer says the bidding process has been very secretive.

4 hours ago in Local

Elizabeth Garrett memorial run to be held at Cornell University

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Organizers say proceeds from the renamed 5K run will raise money for cancer research, and will be a tribute to the life of Elizabeth Garrett.

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PICTURES: Marriott hotel construction in Ithaca

Construction is expected to be finished by August.

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Police: New York teacher dragged 2nd grader, threw student over counter

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Sean Fitzgerald, 31, has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child, harassment; he's been put on leave by Oswego school officials

6 hours ago in National, World

Mayors from big cities around globe push climate initiatives

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The mayors of major cities from around the world are banding together to fight global warming by investing in public transportation and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy.