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Police ID 3 in cross burning at western New York mosque

Police say crosses were burned into lawn at western New York mosque; 3 people identified are under 21, all from near location of mosque

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Investigators believe Endicott fire set to target firefighters

Fire was reported around 2 a.m. Friday; investigation revealed gas tanks, propane, butane left in spots to possibly injure firefighters

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Car accident, 1-year-old airlifted to hospital

The Ithaca Police Department says two vehicles collided at the intersection of Hancock Street and First Street.

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Cornell, Ithaca gear up for Saturday’s Spartan Race

The Reebok Spartan Race will be held Saturday at Cornell University.

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Tompkins County Sheriff’s deputy indicted, 16 charges

Deputy Jeremy Vann has been suspended from the force since March following an arrest.

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Part-time faculty union moves forward at Ithaca College

Faculty members of the union hope they'll be able to sit down with administrators in the next few months.

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Pension fund for public workers declines for third year

The decrease will effect firefights and police officers.

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Lansing intersection to get traffic light from state

Lansing officials say they worry the traffic light could actually make things worse at the intersection.

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Police find pot after stopping Cortland driver doing 109 mph

23-year-old from Cortland was stopped Monday morning on I-81 in Cortland for speeding; police say he had 30 grams of pot on him

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Talib Kweli concert draws 2,000 to downtown Ithaca

Hip-hop star Talib Kweli drew large crowd to refurbished Ithaca Commons; artist spoke about Black Lives Matter, had shoes thrown at him

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Enfield fire leaves home “a total loss”

Fire started before 2:30 Thursday afternoon; no injuries were reported, but property is considered a loss due to damage

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Man who shot person in Ithaca located in Brooklyn

James "Pip" Marshall has been sought by law enforcement since he shot a man in the leg in June in Ithaca's West Village Apartments.

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Cuomo: Common Core must be fixed

Twenty percent of eligible students skipped the tests in April.

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NY updates emergency plans, dealing with oil trains

As many as 44 100-car oil trains a week move through upstate New York.

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Officials urge patience on investigation in Danby standoff

Deputy County Administrator Paula Younger says a new development in the standoff investigation isn't a setback, just another step in the process.

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Opt-out movement likely to continue this school year

School officials say students who opt-out of tests won't stop them from having to teach to those tests due to state rules.

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Woman dies from injuries after Finger Lakes hay ride accident

Authorities say Penn Yan woman died Wednesday at Rochester hospital, days after hay ride accident on Sunday near Keuka Lake

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NY lawmakers, workers address on-call scheduling

Workers say on-call scheduling is unfair and can lead to missed paychecks and disruption of their lives.

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Commons business owner arrested for tax fraud

Jonathan Pargh of Ithaca faces tax fraud charges for under-reporting sales tax revenue at his businesses.

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New York picks 12 to investigate campus rape cases

State Police say 12 assigned to assist local police with campus rape, assault cases will operate under state's new consent law

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Police ID 3 in cross burning at western New York mosque

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Police say crosses were burned into lawn at western New York mosque; 3 people identified are under 21, all from near location of mosque

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Investigators believe Endicott fire set to target firefighters

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Fire was reported around 2 a.m. Friday; investigation revealed gas tanks, propane, butane left in spots to possibly injure firefighters

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