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  1. NY State Police asking for help on 1990 hit-and-run fatalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | 13WHAM

    New York State Police are seeking information from the public in connection with a fatal hit-and-run accident that occurred nearly 25 years ago. 22-year-old Phillip Edward Zerrillo of Cortland was killed in May 1990 while walking along a road in the Town of Cortlandville in Cortland County south of Syracuse.

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  2. NY man pleads not guilty to strangling Cornell studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | 13WHAM

    A wintry mix of snow and sleet will result in very slippery conditions on untreated surfaces. A freezing rain advisory is in effect for Monroe, Orleans, and Genesee Counties through 7pm. 2 comments

  3. Police: New York man in standoff found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | 13WHAM

    Authorities say a man who barricaded himself inside his central New York home during a three-day standoff has been found dead at the scene. The Tompkins County Sheriff's Office tells The Ithaca Journal on Friday that 36-year-old David Cady died during the standoff at his house in rural Danby, just south of Ithaca.

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  4. Fallen NY Marine's medals stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | 13WHAM

    Medals awarded to a U.S. Marine from upstate New York who died after being wounded in Afghanistan have been stolen from his widow's home in North Carolina. The parents of Christopher Bordoni tell The Ithaca Journal that the military decorations were among the items stolen from Jessica Bordoni's Wilmington, North Carolina, home during a break-in last Wednesday.

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  5. Charges in theft of US military aircraft documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | 13WHAM

    An engineer who worked for defense contractor United Technologies in Connecticut has been charged with attempting to travel to China with stolen documents on the development of advanced titanium for U.S. military aircraft. Federal prosecutors announced charges against 36-year-old Yu Long, a Chinese citizen and a lawful permanent resident of the United States who lived in New Haven.

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  6. Woman hitchhiking on road hit, killed by truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | 13WHAM

    Authorities say a 43-year-old woman has been hit by a vehicle and killed while hitchhiking before dawn on a road in the Finger Lakes region. The Ithaca Journal reports that the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office says Rosalyn Degraw of Ovid was walking in the northbound lane of Route 96 around 4:45 a.m. Thursday when she was hit by a box truck in the town of Ithaca, on the southern end of Cayuga Lake.

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  7. Tompkins Co. man accused of murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | 13WHAM

    Police say a Finger Lakes man has been arrested on a charge of second-degree murder following a domestic incident on Thanksgiving Day. The Ithaca Journal reports that 32-year-old Benjamin A. Cayea of Cayuga Heights was arrested at a home in the Ithaca-area village on Thursday evening.

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  8. Finger Lakes man charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | 13WHAM

    Police say a Finger Lakes man has been arrested on a charge of second-degree murder following a domestic incident on Thanksgiving Day. The Ithaca Journal reports that 32-year-old Benjamin A. Cayea of Cayuga Heights was arrested at a home in the Ithaca-area village on Thursday evening.

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  9. Champaign native named Rhodes ScholarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | 13WHAM

    Rachel Harmon graduated from from University of Illinois Laboratory High School. It was announced Sunday that the 21-year-old was one of 32 students to receive the prestigious scholarship.

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  10. NY buys 87 acres in Finger Lakes for protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | 13WHAM

    The state Department of Environmental Conservation has acquired 87 acres of land in the Tompkins County town of Dryden, connecting two existing state forests. DEC Commissioner Joe Martens says the project was a priority in the state's Open Space Plan.

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  11. JFK New Frontier awards go to mayor, scientistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | 13WHAM

    The innovative mayor of a central New York city and the founder of a company that empowers scientific research in developing countries have been named recipients of the 2014 John F. Kennedy New Frontier Awards. Kennedy's grandson, Jack Schlossberg, will present the awards on Dec. 10 to Ithaca, New York, Mayor Svante Myrick and Nina Dudnik, CEO of Seeding Labs.

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  12. In advance of Cortaca, police ramp up presenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | 13WHAM

    Lake effect snow advosory in effect from 3 AM on Thursday 11/13/14 to 4 PM on Thursday 11/13/14. Greatest accumulations through Western Wyoming County.

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  13. College town cops plan crackdown on rowdy behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | 13WHAM

    Lake effect snow advosory in effect from 3 AM on Thursday 11/13/14 to 4 PM on Thursday 11/13/14. Greatest accumulations through Western Wyoming County.

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  14. Missing Korean War soldier identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | 13WHAM

    U.S. military officials say the remains of a central New York soldier have been identified more than 60 years after he died during the Korean War. The Pentagon announced Monday that the remains of 18-year-old Army Sgt.

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  15. Report blasts rabbit massages among gov't wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | 13WHAM

    A maverick Republican senator has released his annual collection of billions of dollars of government waste, citing examples like faulty missile defenses, unneeded airports and golf course repairs completed on taxpayers' dollars. Sen. Tom Coburn's yearly "Wastebook" cites 100 examples, big and small, of questionable spending like a $347,000 alternative medicine grant to measure the benefits of massage on rabbits or $200,000 to upgrade Ithaca, New York's SWAT team equipment.

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  16. Bill Gates dedicates new building at Cornell U.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | 13WHAM

    Philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has officially opened a new computer science building named in his honor on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca. Gates was on hand Wednesday for a dedication ceremony at the new glass-facade building called Bill and Melinda Gates Hall.

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  17. NY casino board to gather public inputRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | 13WHAM

    The board charged with selecting the location of up to four upstate casinos in New York is asking the public to weigh in. The state's Gaming Facility Location Board plans to hold a public hearing Monday in Albany.

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  18. New York casino applicants to make public pitchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | 13WHAM

    The New York Gaming Facility Location Board began two days of presentations from the developers Monday at the Empire State Plaza, near the state Capitol. Each developer will have 45 minutes for their presentation.

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  19. What is causing paint damage at Ithaca car lots?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | 13WHAM

    A central New York auto dealer is trying to find out what damaged the paint on about 700 cars and trucks at his Ithaca dealerships.

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  20. Prosecutors: Man groped woman aboard flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | 13WHAM

    Federal prosecutors say a New York man improperly touched a sleeping woman aboard a flight from Tokyo to New Jersey.

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