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Watch Hank Azaria’s ‘Simpsons’ inspired commencement speech

"The Simpsons" star brings out some of his classic animated characters to address the graduates of Tufts University.

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1 day ago in Local

Right-to-die legislation clears committee hurdle in New York

Bill still faces challenges in full New York legislature; it would allow patients to request life-ending drugs

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1 day ago in Sports

Congressman charges NFL with wrongdoing

A senior House Democrat has found that National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease.

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Democrats, seeking unity, give Sanders say in party platform

The Democratic Party said on Monday it would give U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders a prominent say in writing its platform this year, a gesture that could ease tensions between Sanders' camp and party leaders, whom Sanders has accused of favoring rival Hillary Clinton.

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Tom Brady continues his fight with NFL

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on Monday asked a U.S. appeals court to reconsider its ruling reinstating his "Deflategate" four-game suspension, saying the decision runs contrary to federal labor law.

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1 day ago in Entertainment

Tyler Perry moving to a farm

The actor and filmmaker is planning to turn his new home in Georgia into a farm after cashing in on the record-breaking sale of his Atlanta mansion.

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1 day ago in National

Hawaii could be first to put gun owners in federal database

Hawaii could become the first state in the nation to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere else in the country.

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1 day ago in Lifestyle, National

Kicking the habit: Adult smoking rate in U.S. is falling fast

The smoking rate among U.S. adults has been falling steadily for decades but the latest survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds the 2015 decline is the biggest in more than 20 years.

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1 day ago in Sports

Pavelski, Ward carry Sharks within a win of finals

Joe Pavelski scored his second goal of the game 16 seconds into the third period as the San Jose Sharks beat the St. Louis Blues 6-3 on Monday to put them one win away from their first Stanley Cup finals.

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performing at the Montreal Jazz Festival
Montreal, Canada - 26.06.11

Featuring: Musician Prince
When: 26 Jun 2011
Credit: WENN

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1 day ago in Features

2016 Notable Deaths

A look at some of the noteworthy people we have lost this year.

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1 day ago in Weird

10,000 days of running

A Massachusetts man who made a resolution on Jan. 1, 1989, to run every day is still going strong — 27 years later.

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1 day ago in Sports

Raptors hold off Cavs, even East finals at 2-2

Kyle Lowry scored 35 points and DeMar DeRozan added 32 as the Toronto Raptors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-99 on Monday to tie the Eastern Conference finals at two wins each.

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1 day ago in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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

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1 day ago in National

States on Zika’s frontline see big gaps in funding, expertise

In Mississippi, a small team of entomologists has begun the first survey of mosquito populations in decades. Experts do not believe the kind of mosquitoes most likely to carry the Zika virus are active in the state, but they cannot know for sure.

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Obama prods Vietnam on rights, promotes Trans-Pacific Partnership

U.S. President Barack Obama chided Vietnam on political freedoms on Tuesday after critics of the communist-run government were prevented from meeting him in Hanoi, a discordant note on a trip otherwise steeped in words of amity between the former foes.

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1 day ago in Entertainment

Facebook changes policies on ‘Trending Topics’ after criticism

Facebook Inc said on Monday that it had changed some of the procedures for its "Trending Topics" section after a news report alleging it suppressed conservative news prompted a U.S. Congressional demand for more transparency.

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1 day ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, May 24

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

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1 day ago in Viral Videos

Bernie and Hillary walk into a bar

The Democratic presidential candidates reminisce about their time running against each other in the primary.

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2 days ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 24

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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2 days ago in Local

Rate freeze coming for National Grid customers through March 2018

Utility has service areas in Cortland, Cayuga counties

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State launches ad campaign to warn residents about Zika virus

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The ad campaign is part of an effort to fight Zika and its causes in the state.

2 hours ago in Local

SUNY Chancellor visits Cortland to discuss Teach NY

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Top New York education officials will be traveling across the state to discuss Teach NY.

3 hours ago in Local

Cornell recruits former Yahoo scientist to Tech campus

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Ron Brachman is a former chief scientist for Yahoo and artificial intelligence expert who will work at Cornell's New York City tech campus.

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Clinton did not comply with federal email policy, watchdog finds

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while U.S. secretary of state broke government rules and was not approved by State Department security officials, according to an internal government watchdog's report released on Wednesday.

6 hours ago in Local

Groton man killed in Cayuga County crash

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Jeremy Parsons, 28, was killed in motorcycle crash Tuesday afternoon in Cayuga County