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23 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Feb. 5

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


24 hours ago in Sports, Trending, Viral Videos

WATCH: Leaked Super Bowl 50 commercials

A 30-second commercial spot on Super Sunday can cost up to $5 million. Which Super Sunday ad was your favorite?


1 day ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 5

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.


1 day ago in Local

3 sent to hospital after altercation on TC3 campus

4 people were involved in altercation outside campus cafeteria Thursday afternoon; police say three required medical treatment at hospital


2 days ago in Local

Lead levels in water supply at Enfield school prompt community meeting

After repeated testing, higher-than-acceptable levels of lead were found in water supply in room at Enfield Elementary School; meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday to discuss findings


2 days ago in Local

Cortland nurse aide accused of abusing nursing home resident

The incident happened at the Crown Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in December 2014.


2 days ago in National

‘Pharma Bro’ Shkreli laughs off questions from lawmakers, calls them ‘imbeciles’

The former drug company executive sparked outrage last year after his company raised the price of a lifesaving medicine by more than 5,000 percent to $750 a pill.

Millie Clarke Maynard stands with son of Diann Sams while accepted the award. (WHCU/Sara McCloskey)

2 days ago in Local

Retired Ithaca educator honored with J. Diann Sams Award

The Diann Sams Award is a yearly award that recognizes a local African American who has worked to improve the conditions for underserved and marginalized communities.

Carolina Panthers Topcat cheerleaders perform during an NFL football game between the Carolina Panthers and the New Orleans Saints in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

2 days ago in Sports

Cheerleaders of Super Bowl 50: Carolina Panthers

The Carolina Panthers cheerleaders hope to cheer Cam Newtown and team on to a Super Bowl 50 victory.

The Denver Broncos cheerleaders perform prior to an NFL preseason football game between against the San Francisco 49ers, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

2 days ago in Sports

Cheerleaders of Super Bowl 50: Denver Broncos

The Denver Broncos cheerleaders hope to cheer Peyton Manning and team on to a Super Bowl 50 victory.

Cofounders of the Black Lives Matter movement Alicia Garza and Opal Tometi spoke with members of the press before the event. (WHCU/Sara McCloskey)

2 days ago in Local

Hundreds attend speech by Black Lives Matter cofounders in Ithaca

Cornell officials say they had to turn away people because the building had reached maximum capacity.


2 days ago in Local

Pedestrian hit in Groton accident in critical condition

Police say pedestrian was hit around 7:30 p.m. along Route 38 in Groton; pedestrian now in critical condition


2 days ago in Local

Work continues to determine cause of Cargill mine accident

Officials at the Cargill mine in Lansing say operations are still suspended while they work to figure out what went wrong.


2 days ago in Local

Police: Cortland County man drove drunk with 1-year-old in car

Cortland County Sheriff's office says Thomas Marks, 27, was intoxicated when his SUV was pulled over Sunday night in Cortland; 1-year-old in car was not injured


2 days ago in Weird

A prank call that will make you smash your own windows

Police in Tucson, Arizona, say pranksters convinced employees at a fast food restaurant to smash windows by pretending to be a fire-suppression company.


2 days ago in Lifestyle

Non-Dairy-Ben and Jerry’s coming to a freezer near you

Raise your spoons! The Vermont ice cream maker has created four flavors using a certified vegan almond milk base.


2 days ago in Entertainment

Threat targets sheriff’s office at center of ‘Making a Murderer’

Authorities say a caller who phoned in a bomb threat to a Wisconsin county sheriff's office made an apparent reference to "getting justice" for the man at the center of the Netflix documentary.


2 days ago in Sports

If NFL logos were pro wrestlers

The NFL meets the WWE.


2 days ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’ is a good time

It’s an entertaining - if uninspired - retelling of a tale you’ve heard, read, and seen a dozen times. But this time, Lizzy Bennet’s packing heat, which just seems right.


2 days ago in National

Just in time for tax season, IRS experiencing technical difficulties

The Internal Revenue Service says it is experiencing computer failure and temporarily cannot accept taxpayer returns.

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10 hours ago in Local

UPDATE: 3 injured in Groton crash Friday afternoon

Tompkins County sheriff

Accident happened after 4 p.m. Friday when driver hit disabled vehicle along Route 38 in Groton

10 hours ago in Local

NY lawmaker: NFL should require synthetic marijuana testing

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State Senator Jeff Klein says NFL should screen for drug to protect players

10 hours ago in Local

Seneca County authorities hold “Sex Offender Sweep”

seneca county sheriff

Sweep Thursday night was used to verify residence information, photos of 54 offenders; two people were charged with providing false information

11 hours ago in Local

Police: Disgruntled parent sent threatening email to wrong Dryden school


Lockdown was ordered before 11 a.m. Friday, but police now say threatening email was sent by parent who addressed it to the wrong school

13 hours ago in Local

Two car accident shuts down part of Rt. 38 Friday night


The Tompkins County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the accident.