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A Cornell University staffer has been implicated in a scandal rocking the University of North Carolina’s athletics department.

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SUNY Canton issues lockdown following social media threat

Students are being asked to shelter in place.

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Tioga County man found with 100 pounds of marijuana

Estimated to be worth about $424,000.

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Hillary Clinton supports Cuomo for NY governor

Clinton says Cuomo is the "right leader at the right time."

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NY reports deals for 7 clean energy projects

New York officials say they have reached agreements in principle to finance seven clean energy projects with a dozen banks and investment firms and the state's new NY Green Bank.

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Four contestants, one debate; Candidates for governor square off in Buffalo

Debate included all four candidates for governor, who discussed public corruption, natural gas drilling, economic issues

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Man falls into Cascadilla Gorge, airlifted to Syracuse hospital

Incident happened just before 5 p.m. Wednesday; no word on man's condition

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In Ithaca debate, Assembly candidates discuss public corruption, New York job growth

Herb Masser, a Republican, is looking to unseat Ithaca assemblywoman Barbara Lifton.

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Oklahoma senator releases report on waste in government, cites Ithaca SWAT team funding

Tom Coburn's report questions need for SWAT funding for Ithaca, citing crime rates in town

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CU Police investigating meth materials in backpack

Cornell Police are seeking information after a resident reported a suspicious backpack found at 10:30am Sunday on the 300 block of Maple Avenue in the Town of Ithaca.

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Tompkins chamber supports proposed NYSEG pipeline expansion

A proposed 7 mile gas pipeline that would stretch through the Towns of Lansing and Freeville has the support of the Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce.

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US prosecutor continues probe of Albany corruption

The federal prosecutor who took over the files of New York's anti-corruption commission says investigations into Albany's pay-to-play politics are continuing and declines to say when they'll be finished.

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Lifton, Masser to debate Wednesday night for state assembly seat

Debate will happen at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Unitarian Church of Ithaca

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December trial for northern New York couple accused of kidnapping Amish girls

Stephen Howells, Nicole Vaisey face charges in St. Lawrence County, near Canadian border

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Six arrested in early morning meth bust

Six people face charges, after law enforcement officials say they were found making meth at a home in Cortland County.…

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Four New York governor candidates set to debate in Buffalo

Debate will likely be only meeting of four men running to become governor of New York in November

Ziphaire O. Peters, 31, of Albany, was arrested by Ithaca Police Tuesday following a foot chase  in the city.

Albany man wanted on violent felony charge arrested in Ithaca after foot chase

31-year-old Ziphaire Peters was spotted by an officer in the area of West Seneca Street.

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Felony hearing set in Newfield dog shooting

The accused shooter faces up to two years in prison.

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Ithaca area gets another Start Up NY business

The Ithaca-area will be home to another business through the State’s Start Up New York program.

One driver was driven to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries following a 2-car accident in the Town of Ithaca.

Car rollover accident near Ithaca College sends one to hospital

The injuries don't appear to be life-threatening.

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A Cornell University staffer has been implicated in a scandal rocking the University of North Carolina’s athletics department.

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NFL ‘on track’ to field London team

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The NFL plans to field a team in London and could have a franchise there by 2022.

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Tioga County man found with 100 pounds of marijuana

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Estimated to be worth about $424,000.

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Travelers quarantined as U.S. steps up Ebola checks

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The U.S. has started new restrictions on those coming from the countries hardest hit by the deadly virus.