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Judge plans to unseal documents in Sheldon Silver case

Judge in Sheldon Silver corruption case says she'll unseal redacted versions kept secret before his corruption trial in late 2015

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11 hours ago

Cuomo: Let teens get HIV treatment without parental OK

Teens in New York don't need their parent's consent before seeking treatment for most sexually transmitted diseases.

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Red Cross issues safety advisory ahead of frigid weekend

Red Cross officials are giving New Yorkers tips on how to stay warm and avoid dangers like hypothermia and frostbite when outdoors.

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Student arrested, charged after fight at TC3

Two knives were found after an altercation outside of the campus cafeteria.

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13 hours ago

Hammond sentenced in Cortland teen murder case

Michael Hammond was sentenced to 20 year to life in state prison for the murder of 16-year-old Amie Leland last year.

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15 hours ago

Groton man hit by car dies from injuries

Robert Pless of Groton died Saturday after last week's accident along Route 38.

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Caroline parents voice frustration during meeting with ICSD

Families were sent a letter last week showing the elevated levels from testing done in August, and then again in January.

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16 hours ago

Cuomo touts benefits of $15 minimum wage

The governor says the minimum wage hike will benefit millions of workers and increase wages by billions of dollars.

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Cortland County authorities make second meth bust in 2 weeks

Authorities arrested Christopher Baker, 26, of Taylor after finding meth-making materials in home Tuesday night; last week, two men were arrested with meth-making materials after traffic stop

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17 hours ago

State Police looking for missing Newfield woman

Carolynn Weeks, of Newfield, was last seen Tuesday afternoon; New York State Police leading investigation into her whereabouts

Andrew Cuomo announces minimum wage will be raised to 11.50 an hour at the 2015 Opportunity Agenda at The Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial Educational Center in Harlem

Featuring: Andrew Couomo
Where: New York City, New York, United States
When: 23 Feb 2015
Credit: Winston Burris/WENN.com

19 hours ago

Cuomo calls for investigation into western New York coal plant

Governor Andrew Cuomo says he wants to know why Dunkirk plant, operated by NRG Energy, wasn't converted from coal power to natural gas

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City to meet with Ithaca residents on Spencer Rd sidewalk and traffic study

City officials will be sharing design plans to try and address multiple problem intersections.

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1 day ago

Snow, cold ready to take over in upstate New York

Lake effect snow advisories, warnings in place for much of central New York, parts of Finger Lakes; single-digit temperatures expected over the weekend

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1 day ago

Ithaca City School District, teachers have tentative deal

Ithaca Teachers Association, Ithaca City School District have been in contract negotiations for much of the school year; deal still needs approval of association, district's Board of Education

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1 day ago

Cuomo opposes major New York bank acquisition

Governor Andrew Cuomo says proposed acquisition of Buffalo-based First Niagara by KeyCorp would reduce banking competition in upstate New York

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1 day ago

White deer proposal voted down in Seneca County

The proposal would have given county supervisors control over the land the white deer currently live on.

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Finger Lakes Land Trust looks to expand Six Mile Creek protected area

The Land Trust is looking for funding to buy up the land, which scientists say is one of the most valuable areas in the county.

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2 days ago

11 Buffalo-area children go to hospital after SUV runs into bus

It was one of several accidents reported around the region as several inches of snow fell.

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2 days ago

NY man sentenced for killing vacationing teenage girl

Authorities say the man drowned the teen after meeting her at Brennan Beach.

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2 days ago

Electrical fire damages Town of Ithaca home, no injuries

The electrical fire happened Wednesday morning; firefighters say no occupants or animals were injured.

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Judge plans to unseal documents in Sheldon Silver case

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Judge in Sheldon Silver corruption case says she'll unseal redacted versions kept secret before his corruption trial in late 2015

11 hours ago in Local

Cuomo: Let teens get HIV treatment without parental OK

Ivan Nikolov/WENN.com

Teens in New York don't need their parent's consent before seeking treatment for most sexually transmitted diseases.

12 hours ago in Local

Red Cross issues safety advisory ahead of frigid weekend

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Red Cross officials are giving New Yorkers tips on how to stay warm and avoid dangers like hypothermia and frostbite when outdoors.

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Student arrested, charged after fight at TC3

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Two knives were found after an altercation outside of the campus cafeteria.

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Hammond sentenced in Cortland teen murder case

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Michael Hammond was sentenced to 20 year to life in state prison for the murder of 16-year-old Amie Leland last year.