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3 hrs ago | HipHopDx
Hip Hop culture pioneers Afrika Bambaataa, Kurtis Blow and Melle Mel are set to be honored, according to Bronx Councilman Fernando Cabrera.
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5 hrs ago | Business Journal
Unemployment stood at 6.3 percent in January--nearly two percentage points below where it was to start 2013.
10 hrs ago | Restaurant News Resource
Lawrence Williams, president and CEO of the United States Healthful Food Council, is a scheduled speaker at the Cornell School of Hotel Administration's student-run 89th annual Hotel Ezra Cornell , which is being held March 20-23, 2014, at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY.
16 hrs ago | The Post-Standard
This undated image released by ABC shows Ithaca native Juan Pablo Galavis, star of the 18th edition of "The Bachelor."
How is it that British playwright Duncan Macmillan has written such a perfect play for Ithaca? The young couple in LUNGS care deeply about the earth and their responsibility to protect it, and this awareness of the big picture affects all their decisions, large and small.
Tompkins County authorities have now released surveillance video of the two suspects who robbed a Rite Aid pharmacy over the weekend.
Ithaca emergency crews rescued an elderly woman Monday afternoon after her car went off the road and crashed into a creek.
Cornell University President David J. Skorton will be leaving at the end of June 2015 to lead the Smithsonian Institution, Cornell announced this afternoon.
Recommendations to replace saturated fat with carbohydrates or polyunsaturated fat are "severely challenged" and should be revised, claims an editorial published in Open Heart , a new journal from the BMJ Group.
Sunday night's Cosmos premier ended with a touching personal story from Neil deGrasse Tyson on how he first met astrophysicist and science communicator Carl Sagan.
When Cheryl Lamb, of Vestal, watched her mixed Labrador retriever, Bart, go through his end stages of lymphoma she wanted him to be comfortable in his final days at home.
The Finger Lakes State Parks has scheduled its annual New York State lifeguard exams.
For the first time, the worm known as Dracunculus insignis has been seen in two cats in the northeast and reported by professors at Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y. Commonly found in raccoons, the worm can grow as long as a foot and -- the truly disgusting part -- works its way out through the skin.
A small memorial cross and some discarded belongings rest near the torched tent where Richard Sherman was killed.