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DeWitt Best Buy guard threatened with knife during PlayStation robbery; suspect arrested

DEWITT, N.Y. -- A Cortland man was determined to leave the Best Buy in DeWitt with a PlayStation 4 game console this weekend, police said. But when a security guard tried to stop Adam Underwood from leaving the store at 3401 Erie Boulevard E. without paying for the PlayStation 4, DeWitt police say U

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 03:28:54

Bus from Ithaca planned for Seneca Falls women's march

Supporters of Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes have organized a bus trip to this Saturday's women's march in Seneca Falls, NY. It's leaving Ithaca at 8am and heading back from Seneca Falls at 3:30. Organizers in Seneca Falls call the march "a public celebration of the 1st Anniversary

14850.COM - 2018-01-16 04:25:21

Cornell student says Fox News appearance led to death threats on campus

A conservative Cornell University student says she was harassed and threatened after she appeared on a Fox News segment last year and voiced objections to what she saw as liberal bias in coursework at the prestigious Upstate NY school. Neetu Chandak, now a senior, appeared on "Fox and Friends" where

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-14 19:59:00

Wind Chill Alerts for Parts of CNY

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY has been issued for the following counties in CNY: Cortland, Chenango, Madison, Oneida, Jefferson and Lewis counties from 7PM tonight through 10AM Sunday A WIND CHILL ADVISORY is issued when a combination of cold temperatures and wind speeds create dangerously cold conditions f


Winter Watch: Travel conditions difficult because of snow

Several inches of snow have been falling Saturday throughout the Southern Tier as locations are either under a winter storm warning or a winter weather advisory. Weather forecasters and meteorologists say counties throughout the region will accumulate 4 to 14 inches of show. The National Weather Ser


New Roots Charter School plans expansion

YOUR LOCAL NEWS IS MADE POSSIBLE BY SUPPORT FROM ITHACA, N.Y. -- According to a press release from the Ithaca City School District, New Roots Charter School will be hosting a public hearing on Wednesday evening regarding plans to expand the school for the 2018-2019 academic year. The plans call for

ITHACAVOICE.COM - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

Cayuga County Craft: Big things coming for local breweries in 2018

When it comes to craft beer in Cayuga County, there's a lot to be excited about in 2018: Aurora Ale & Lager Co. will almost triple its production after the King Ferry brewery installs a new 5-barrel system, with glycol-jacketed fermenters and tanks, in March. Owners Mark Grimaldi and Joe Shelton ha


Horn says he leaves with unfinished business

GENEVA - Moving from town to town was something Matt Horn was used to growing up. His father worked as a cop, and his family "lived in a lot of different places" in his home state of Virginia as his dad worked his way up the law enforcement leadership ladder. Horn's professional life also took him t

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-01-14 21:00:00

Brooklyn Residents Say Zombie Home To Blame For Basement Flooding

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Dirty and deluged, residents of a neighborhood in Brooklyn say their basements are getting flooded out by an abandoned adjacent home. Getting someone to shut off the water has so far been a frustrating fight. The newest water feature in Frank Cusack's Boerum Hill home isn't s

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-15 23:31:45

Ntilikina's breakout game shows Knicks what's been missing

The three previous games it was noticeable. Very noticeable. But the struggles for Knicks rookie Frank Ntilikina extended beyond the losses to the Bulls, Timberwolves and Pelicans when he shot a combined 1-of-8, scored two points and committed nine turnovers against eight assists. "The last few game

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-16 02:02:28

Appellate court reinstates lawsuit by N.J. college's former deputy police chief

JERSEY CITY -- A court has reinstated a portion of a lawsuit filed by a former Stevens Tech deputy police chief that claims he was fired under the pretext of not being a citizen so the chief could hire a friend. In 1992, James Collins immigrated to the U.S. after marrying a U.S. citizen and began wo

NJ.COM - 2018-01-15 18:05:18

NJ Transit board meets on King holiday, but ducks controversial vote

In a surprise move, NJ Transit's board of directors removed a controversial real-estate purchase on the Hoboken waterfront from its Monday meeting agenda. But board members still faced criticism from Hoboken's mayor and about 100 residents for holding a board meeting on Martin Luther King's birthday

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-15 17:29:42

NJ Transit delays controversial vote on purchase of Hoboken riverfront property

Hoboken officials and residents fighting the sale of riverfront property to NJ Transit for use by NY Waterway as a maintence facility won a small victory Monday, when the agency delayed the purchase. Transportation Commissioner Richard Hammer announced the proposed purchase of the Union Drydock Prop

NJ.COM - 2018-01-15 15:28:59

NJ TRANSIT Vote On Buying Land In Hoboken Pulled From Agenda

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) - NJ TRANSIT will not purchase a three-acre site on Hoboken's waterfront to use as a ferry maintenance terminal. After the controversial decision to reschedule its board meeting on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, NJ TRANSIT's board of directors didn't have enough votes to su

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-15 10:31:09

Weekend Warrior: After mom's death, Islander turns to spartan races for healthier lifestyle

When 33-year-old Eddie Scalzo lost his mother to cancer in February of 2016, he vowed to start living a healthier lifestyle to strengthen his body and prepare himself for the future. Since then, the Prince's Bay resident has taken it to the extreme participating in spartan races and local races as w

SILIVE.COM - 2018-01-15 15:04:07

Inside the beautiful cemetery where New York's rich and powerful were laid to rest

Deep in Brooklyn's interior lies Green-Wood Cemetery, one of the largest and most prominent burial grounds in the United States. In the 19th and early 20th centuries, Green-Wood was a premier final destination, housing the remains of New York City's elite in fields as varied as business, art, indu

BUSINESSINSIDER.SG - 2018-01-15 02:01:00

Snow Creek opens early and slopes are loaded with fresh snow for those looking to take advantage of the cold

WESTON, Mo. -- Three-day weekends during the winter often draw big crowds to Snow Creek, and this weekend is no different. Darin Pond with Snow Creek says thanks to the cold temperatures, crews produced up to 72 inches of fresh snow for the slopes in preparation for the holiday weekend. This time la

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-01-15 14:26:50

Tonganoxie USD 464 canceling classes for tomorrow due to anticpated low wind chills; tournament expected to be played as scheduled

Due to anticipated dangerous wind chills, Tonganoxie USD 464 will not have school tomorrow, Tuesday, Jan. 16. The Tonganoxie Invitational will go on as scheduled tomorrow as of now, but all TES and TMS activities for tomorrow are canceled. Due to anticipated dangerous wind chills, Tonganoxie USD 464

TONGANOXIEMIRROR.COM - 2018-01-16 00:54:41

Missouri man sentenced to prison for DUI fatal crash

PLATTE CITY, Mo. (AP) - A drunk driver who rear-ended another car on Interstate 29 in northwest, killing the driver, has been sentenced to six years in prison. Platte County prosecutor Eric Zahnd says 25-year-old Nicholas Sanders, of Platte City, was sentenced Thursday after pleading guilty in Novem

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-14 17:25:07

UCM community rallies around student's father who lost home in fire

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Days after a University of Central Missouri student's father lost a home in a fire, friends and school staff rose up to help. As of Monday evening, nearly $2,000 had been raised to help cover the father's medical costs and pay rent. ---- Tune into 41 Action News at 10 p.m. for To

KSHB.COM - 2018-01-16 01:22:35