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April 24, 2014 in Music

Housing complex named after Bon Jovi

A housing complex in Pennsylvania now bears rocker Jon Bon Jovi's initials.


April 24, 2014 in Sports

Phelps facing toughest challenge yet

Michael Phelps has been swimming against the tide all his life.


April 24, 2014 in Sports

Pujols joins 500 club

Albert Pujols belted two homers to reach the 500 home run milestone as he powered the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-2.


April 24, 2014 in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, April 23.

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April 24, 2014 in Music

Justin Bieber angers Asian community with visit to shrine

The Beebs apologizes for a visit to a controversial Tokyo shrine honoring WWII war criminals.


April 24, 2014 in Local

No bills for Jills: Buffalo cheerleaders suing football team

Cheerleaders claim they weren't paid, were left open to sexual harassment


April 24, 2014 in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Brian Williams raps ‘Gin & Juice’

After he leaves the "NBC Nightly News," Brian Williams might have a future in music.


April 24, 2014 in Entertainment

‘Ice Road Truckers’ star accused of kidnapping, beating Vegas woman

A star of the reality TV show is due in court in Las Vegas to face first degree kidnapping, extortion and coercion charges.


April 24, 2014 in National

Obama reassures Japan, other allies as Asia trip begins

Chinese state media greeted Obama's arrival with accusations the U.S. of wants to "cage" the emerging superpower.


April 24, 2014 in Local

Transgender BOCES student files discrimination complaint

Student says he was continuously discriminated against by teacher, says civil rights were violated


April 24, 2014 in National

‘Bridgegate’ scandal threatens next World Trade Center tower

The "Bridgegate" scandal that rocked Gov. Chris Christie's administration is threatening the next World Trade Center.


April 24, 2014 in National

PHOTOS: Washington state mudslide

Dozens of homes were destroyed in a deadly landslide in rural Washington state on March 22.


today in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 23

A look at the Hollywood headlines of years past.

Crews began demolition of the Commons in April 2013. The third and final phase of the project will start in the spring/Photo by Pete Blanchard

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City looks to keep playground in Commons redesign

The project manager for the rebuild of the Ithaca Commons says he hopes to keep the playground in the redesign.

ithaca high school

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ICSD Board of Education approves $113M budget

District residents will vote on the 2014-15 spending plan on May 20.

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Cornell lab secures funding for operations, shows off lab to lawmakers

Senator Chuck Schumer, Congressman Tom Reed have visited Cornell CHESS lab this week to see operations in action


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Casino contenders pay $1M fee as deadline nears

Tioga Downs, Traditions Resort pushing for Southern Tier site; deadline is Wednesday to submit applications


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CUPD taking part in Buckle Up NY

The Cornell University Police are participating in a Buckle Up New York campaign through May 5th.


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Tompkins County gets proposals to redevelop Old Library

Tompkins County has received six expressions of interest to redevelop the Old Library site.


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Spurs Popovich named NBA Coach of the Year

Gregg Popovich was voted NBA Coach of the Year, becoming a three-time winner of the award.

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O’Mara bill would allow NY farmers to grow hemp

State Senator Tom O'Mara speaks to area residents at a town hall meeting held at the Franziska Racker Centers in Ithaca, Wed. Feb. 12, 2014

State Senator Tom O’Mara has introduced a bipartisan bill that would allow farmers in the state to legally grow hemp.

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Chobani secures $750M investment from TPG

Hamid Ulukaya, CEO of Chobani, Inc., spoke to Ithaca College students Tuesday as part of an event sponsored by The Upstate Venture Capital Association of New York (UVANY)

Greek yogurt maker Chobani has secured a $750 million investment from investment firm TPG Capital.

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NY Fire companies seek volunteers


Fire departments from around New York state are opening their doors this weekend as they look for new volunteer members.

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Cornell; ND to start $4.5M for study of “hope and optimism”

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$3.8 million is going to a partnership between Cornell University and Notre Dame to study “hope and optimism”.

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Teen stowaway spent hours undetected at California airport


A boy who stowed away on a flight to Hawaii in the frozen, oxygen-deprived wheel well of a passenger jet is resting in a hospital.