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Giffords, Kelly speak to seniors at Cornell University

Famous couple urges graduates to make their own way and pursue their dreams.

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Cortland plant to close in 2015; 89 workers face layoffs

Apex Tool Group filed notice with New York state this week

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2 Cortland teens killed in I-81 crash

Accident happened Friday night around 7:30 p.m. on I-81 in Preble

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Ithaca Assemblywoman Lifton throws support behind “Cornducky Derby”

The Cornducky Derby—held on the same day as the Kentucky Derby—is a race between small plastic ducks down a Cortland creek.

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Cuomo administration ends email auto delete policy

Announcement came Friday during summit on email policy

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Giffords, Kelly to kick off Cornell graduation weekend

147th Graduation Weekend ceremonies will be held this weekend

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TC3 holds 46th graduation ceremony

Most graduates from the local community college say it's just the first step in their education journey.

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Ithaca Police say no leads in Thursday morning robbery

Victims on Spencer Road say their possessions were stolen by two men wielding a shotgun and a Taser device.

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Mom, 3 kids identified after deadly Southern Tier fire

Authorities say mother, three children died in Thursday fire in Vestal

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Two years later, no closure in case of missing Cornell student

It’s been two years since Cornell student and Ithaca native Christopher Dennis was reported missing.

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Virginia woman dies, 2 young kids hurt in upstate New York crash

Police say children were not properly secured in child car seats

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Syracuse surgeon fined $10K for slapping sleeping patients

Dr. Michael Clarke was accused of slapping patients under anesthesia, insulting them before surgery

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Minimum wage debates take center stage in New York, across U.S.

As state board considers increase in minimum wage for fast food workers, Los Angeles passed $15/hour minimum this week

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Man arrested in murder of Ithaca native, husband in Maryland

Police say Ithaca native and Cornell alum Julianne Vilardo, husband were found dead in home on May 10

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NYSEG asks for rate increase; electricity, natural gas bills could rise

Average electric bill, natural gas bill would increase under proposal filed with state

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Economics of medicine causes shortage of doctors in New York

Capital New York reports that the state may not have enough primary care physicians to expand medical coverage.

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Off-duty firefighters rescue kayaker on Cayuga Lake

Lt. Dan Scherer of the Trumansburg Fire Department said he's proud of how civilians and first responders alike handled the incident.

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Officials release transcript of Q & A session with Tompkins sheriff on Danby standoff

Danby officials have released questions and answers from a meeting held with Tompkins County’s sheriff this month.

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Upstate NY college student busted with Xanax pills, $170k in cash

Oswego student charged after search warrant was executed at his apartment

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