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Manipulation, Fraud and Abuse: New York Attorney General Issues Stern Warning Against Cryptocurrency Exchanges
In a lengthyreporton the “Virtual Markets Integrity Initiative,” New York’s Attorney General argues that online cryptocurrency exchanges are vulnerable to manipulation, fraud and other types of abuse. Consumers of these platforms therefore “face significant risks” from hackers and the exchange oper
Man charged in Chili's double homicide acquitted 5 months ago of killing man
In April, Brown, 30, of Syracusewas acquitted of manslaughterin the death of Edwin Oliveras in 2016.
Accused Chili's killer is registered sex offender for sex act with teen
William Wood Jr. is suspected of killing two Chili's employees during a robbery on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at the DeWitt restaurant (DeWitt Police Department).
2 Mount Pleasant Arrests In New York State Police Weekend Sweep
On Sept. 16, State Police from SP Cortlandt arrested Kyron K. Nicome, 38, of Jersey City, NJ, for DWI. He was traveling on the Sprain Brook Parkway in the town of Mount Pleasant when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, polic
Two drivers hospitalized after crash on Mecklenburg Road in Ithaca
The sheriff's office responded along with New York State Park Police, the Ithaca Police Department, Ithaca Fire Department and Bangs Ambulance.
1 seriously injured in town of Ithaca crash
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Sex abuse trial for Lisle man begins, victim's mother testifies
Nicholas A. May, 31, has pleaded not guilty to an an indictment charging felony counts of predatory sexual assault against a child and second-degree course of sexual conduct against a child. May's trial in Broome County Court began Monday with jury selection.
Two ejected from motorcycle in Cortlandville crash
When the driver entered the roadway, she struck a 2003 Suzuki motorcycle, which was driven by 48-year-old Willie Brigman.
Flooding in the Southern Tier: State of emergency issued in Tioga County
The storm, which led to record flooding and 32 deaths in the Carolinas, was downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical depression as it drenched the Carolinas.
Two fires being investigated at Ithaca's homeless camp, The Jungle
Unable to afford permanent housing, Sinbad has lived outside in Ithaca for several years. He relies on volunteers and friends to help provide sufficient shelter, water and heat.Kate Collins / Ithaca Journal
Firefighters respond to garage fire on Danby Road
Ithaca Firefighters have responded to the 1100 block of Danby Road on Monday night following a call to Tompkins County 911 from a woman, just after 10 pm. The woman stated she could smell smoke and thought her garage was on fire. Firefighters from the South Hill station arrived on the scene to find
Freeville woman ticketed in Cortlandville motorcycle crash
At around 9:54 a.m., officers responded to Route 13, near the intersection of Starr Road, for a motor vehicle crash involving a motorcycle.
Investigation into pair of fires in "the Jungle"
Ithaca Firefighters and Police Officers were dispatched at 12:30 am to the “Jungle”, a shed type structure for homeless people, built in the area behind Walmart and Harbor Freight Tools, on Monday for a large volume of black smoke in the area. Though no one was injured, additional information states
Man stabbed in back on Catherine Street, Syracuse police say
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A 29-year-old man was stabbed in his back Tuesday afternoon on Catherine Street, according to the Syracuse Police Department.
One injured in car-motorcycle accident in Cortlandville
At around 9:45 a.m., the Cortlandville Fire Department was called to the crash in front of the Kwik Fill Gas station at 1057 Route 13, near the intersection of Route 13 and Starr Road.
Flood warning issued for Cortland County
The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a flood warning for a portion of central New York, including southern Cortland County, until 12:15 p.m. Tuesday.
Firefighter hurt after battling garage fire in Ithaca
ITHACA, N.Y. —One firefighter suffered injuries after battling a fire.According to the Ithaca Fire Department, firefighters responded to the 1100 block of Danby Road around 10 p.m. Monday night.Officials say a woman called Tompkins County Dispatchers stating that she could smell smoke and thought he
Review: Hozier maintains momentum on ‘Nina Cried Power’ | The Ithacan
It’s been four years since Irish indie rocker Andrew Hozier Byrne, better known by his stage name Hozier, released his self-titled debut LP, which included his Grammy-nominated hit “Take Me to Church.” Now, Hozier is back with his four-track EP“Nina Cried Power.” Throughout these four songs, Hozier
Police: Auburn man drove with BAC triple legal limit
An Auburn man with a previous conviction for driving while intoxicated was arrested for the same crime Sunday, according to the Auburn Police Department.At around 8:30 p.m. Sunday, officers pulled over a vehicle driven by Brian J. Fitzsimmons on Genesee Street after they observed the vehicle swervin
Shooting investigations: What we know about shots fired in Binghamton, Johnson City
The first shooting, by Main and Walnut streets outside the American Legion post on Binghamton's West Side, early Sunday, marked thesixth homicideof 2018 in Broome County.