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Silver to lose leadership post Monday

Silver's resignation as Speaker will come Monday, according to announcement Tuesday night


Police seek suspect from laundromat thefts

Video evidence allegedly places same man at scene of two crimes.


New York apple exports could grow from new agreement

The trade deal between the U.S. and China could make all apples fair game for sale.

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TCAT driver on leave following fatal accident

The accident killed Angela Stedwell, a Cornell University employee.

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Ithaca area spared worst of blizzard

According to the National Weather Service, the Ithaca area got about 3 inches of snow from last night’s snowstorm.

State Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton [D-Ithaca] speaking at a Cortlandville Town Hall in 2013.

Ithaca Assemblywoman Lifton calls for Silver’s resignation

"This is a sad day for our conference and a sad day for New York."


Police make drug bust at Cortland home

Christopher Rivera, 27, and Christopher Quinnonez, 27, were arrested on two felony charges.

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Calls for ouster of Sheldon Silver increase

Silver was arrested Thursday and faces charges that he took nearly $4 million in payoffs and kickbacks.

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Pedestrian killed in accident on Cornell campus was college employee

Accident happened around 7:30 a.m. Monday morning on Jessup Road


Snow to slam New York City, lower Hudson Valley; Ithaca avoids the worst

Major storm could bring historic snowfall along East Coast

Calvin Harris appeared on the CBS program 48 Hours. He is set to go on trial for the third time on allegations he murdered his wife. The program aired Monday, June 9, 2014/CBS News

Week two of jury selection in third Cal Harris murder trial

Six jurors seated in trial in Schoharie County as of Friday

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Silver to temporarily step down as Assembly Speaker

Decision comes following arrest Thursday on corruption charges

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Pedestrian killed on Route 96 identified as 23-year-old Cornell student

Accident happened around 4 a.m. Saturday on Route 96 just north of city

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Parks advocates applaud Cuomo’s budget proposal

The group congratulates the governor on allocating money to repairing parks and historic sites.

Calvin Harris appeared on the CBS program 48 Hours. He is set to go on trial for the third time on allegations he murdered his wife. The program aired Monday, June 9, 2014/CBS News

Jury selection moving forward for Cal Harris trial

A judge has also banned cameras from the courtroom.

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UPDATE: Pedestrian killed in accident on Route 96 outside Ithaca

Authorities now say pedestrian was killed in crash

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Prosecutor in Silver case sounds off

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara has some harsh words for Albany politicians.

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Cortland woman charged with grand larceny

Police say Sheila Shattuck stole money from Fall Creek Family Dentist while working there

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Suspension comes after 2011 violations for Psi Upsilon frat

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Silver to step down Monday as speaker; replacement list down to 2

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Silver's resignation as Speaker will come 11:59 p.m. Monday