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  1. Joey Chestnut back as top dog in July Fourth eating contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    The contestants are on stage for the 100th annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest in the Coney Island neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. Joey "Jaws" Chestnut chomped through the Coney Island contest record to reclaim his title as "Hot Dog Eating Champion of the World' on Monday.

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  2. CNN's Reality Check Team vets Trump's claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Donald Trump on Wednesday gave a major speech attacking presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the billionaire's statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened throughout the speech and selected key statements, rating them true; mostly true; true, but misleading; false; or it's complicated. 19 comments

  3. Arrest made in shooting death of Cuomo aideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    After months of searching for suspects, New York police have made an arrest in the shooting death of Carey Gabay, an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo who was shot to death before a parade last year. Micah Alleyne, 24, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder, criminal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment relating to the September 2015 shooting, police said Friday.

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  4. World's oldest person dies at 116Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Susannah Mushatt Jones, the world's oldest person, has died in New York, a Guinness World Records spokesman confirmed Friday. She was 116.

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  5. Campaign cries foul after New York voters report issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Bernie Sanders' campaign on Tuesday called reports of voting irregularities in New York state "a disgrace" as local officials rushed to condemn the city Board of Elections for stripping more than 125,000 Democratic voters from the rolls. "It is absurd that in Brooklyn, New York -- where I was born, actually -- tens of thousands of people as I understand it, have been purged from the voting rolls," Sanders said during an evening campaign rally at Penn State University.

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  6. Jimmy Kimmel on shift to NY, Trump, Leno's real nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    The last time Jimmy Kimmel taped his late night show, "Jimmy Kimmel Live," from Brooklyn, N.Y., his major competition was David Letterman and Jay Leno. Since then Letterman and Leno have signed off, the "Tonight Show" moved to New York, and Kimmel finds himself in a late night ratings battle with viral friendly "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon and the newly minted "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert.

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