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  1. Suspect found after man stabbed in chest, Syracuse police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    A man was stabbed in the chest Thursday evening on the city's North Side, but authorities said they had located a suspect. Syracuse police officers responded around 4:15 p.m. to the 800 block of Park Street for a report of a stabbing.

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  2. Gov. Cuomo promises state will 'match' savings if towns, counties share servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    New York State would "match" the amount of taxpayer money saved by counties and towns if they find a way to share services or cut costs, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his surrogates said in speeches across the state Thursday. The governor's office did not immediately detail how such a match program would work except to say that the state would pay local governments the amount of savings achieved in their first year of adopting a new plan streamline services.

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  3. Trump's reversal of transgender bathroom rules fuels debate, but SU has its own planRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    In this May 17, 2016 file photo, a new sticker is placed on the door at the ceremonial opening of a gender neutral bathroom at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle. The Trump administration this week revoked guidelines that said transgender students should be allowed to use bathrooms and locker rooms matching their chosen gender identity.

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  4. Family of dead inmate sues Syracuse jail for allowing another inmate to slip drugs inRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    The family of a Syracuse inmate who died alone in his cell last year believes another inmate slipped him drugs in the downtown jail. The family is now suing the sheriff's office for allowing another inmate to sneak the drugs into the jail, which they called "negligent."

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  5. Today is the second-warmest February day on record in SyracuseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Syracuse just broke the record for the warmest Feb. 23 on record, and today could become the warmest February day ever. Between noon and 1 p.m., the temperature at Hancock International Airport hit 68 degrees.

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  6. Former Syracuse football WR Amba Etta-Tawo tying in combine performance with fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Wide receiver Amba Etta-Tawo launched his Leaping for Rare Diseases campaign, in which fans can donate an amount of money tied directly to the number of vertical inches Etta-Tawo leaps during his testing at the combine. For instance, if you choose to donate $1 for every inch he leaps, you will wind up donating $36 for a 36-inch vertical jump.

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  7. Karen White, owner of Julie's Place and Karen's Catering, dies at 60Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    In this file photo from 1998, Karen White, right, greets guests at as Oscar-themed party at Julie's Place, 770 James St., in Syracuse. White died Tuesday at age 60. Karen White, owner of the old fashioned but elegant Julie's Place restaurant in Syracuse and its affiliate, Karen's Catering, died Tuesday.

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  8. Warm weather ends this weekend as front moves through Central New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Not only will a cold front bring an end to the warm weather, but it may produce Central New York's first thunderstorms of the year Saturday afternoon. Syracuse- A strong cold front will bring an end to Central New York's taste of Spring as it barrels through early Saturday afternoon.

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  9. Joe Nicoletti joins Syracuse mayor's race, touting his experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    A veteran of city government who has sought the mayor's office four times before, Nicoletti has been expected to announce his candidacy for months. In a video announcement posted to YouTube this morning, Nicoletti, 69, of 618 Rugby Road, said his campaign will focus on fighting poverty and reviving the health of city neighborhoods.

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  10. West Genesee set to defend its Division I ice hockey title after big win over RFARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Post-Standard

    Jay Considine scored a hatrick and Sammy Colabufo and Anthony Mazzoni recorded the shut out as West Genesee blanked Rome Free Academy, 8-0 in a Division I semifinal game at Shove Park on Wednesday. The Wildcats will defend their Division I title against Syracuse, 3-2 OT winners over Baldwinsville, 11 a.m. on Saturday at the Onondaga County War Memorial.

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  11. Demonstrators again call for Rep. Katko to hold in-person town hallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Post-Standard

    For the second time in a month sign-wielding demonstrators gathered outside U.S. Rep. John Katko's downtown office to demand he hold in-person town hall meetings. The groups New Feminists for Justice and CNY Solidarity Coalition billed the event as a "Katko Can't Ignore Us" rally aimed at pressuring the congressman to increase his transparency and accessibility to constituents.

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  12. Two men get tougher charge after man left to die in gravel lot on Onondaga NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Post-Standard

    Two men have been indicted in the fatal attack of an adversary found dead hours later in a gravel lot on the Onondaga Nation. Jacob Homer, 22, and Cree Gathers, 23, of Syracuse, were each indicted on first-degree manslaughter and assault charges in the past week for the April 2016 death of Carl Kettle, 33, of Salamanca, prosecutor Michael Kasmarek said.

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  13. Syracuse Crunch blows two-goal lead, falls to Toronto in OTRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Post-Standard

    After Cory Conacher scored twice in the first period to put the Syracuse Crunch on top, the Toronto Marlies mounted a third period comeback to eventually take a 3-2 victory in overtime today at Ricoh Coliseum. Despite the loss, the Crunch earned one point as it moves to 26-17-5-5 on the season and 3-1-1-0 in the eight-game season series against the Marlies.

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  14. Schumer on Katko: 'If you're not around and visible... you're not doing your job.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Post-Standard

    U.S.Senator Chuck Schumer has a press conference in the Bayberry neighborhood of Liverpool to say that the reduction in mortgage, state, and local property tax deductions would hurt Syracuse suburbs hard, Feb. 22, 2017. He also weighed in on U.S. Rep. John Katko's refusal to hold an in-person town hall.

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  15. Crowds gather at the original Funk N' Waffles to celebrate its last day on Marshall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Post-Standard

    After a decade of serving up sweet and savory waffles, live music and open mic nights, the original Funk N' Waffles at 727 S. Crouse Ave. -- a short walk from the Syracuse University campus -- will serve its final customers this afternoon before closing its doors for good at 3 p.m. The original Funk N' Waffles is closing along with other Marshall Street merchants to make way for a proposed apartment building. While the original is serving up its last meal, a new restaurant venue is planned for Rochester later this year and the Armory Square venue remains open.

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  16. Have you seen this girl? Police still seeking Auburn teen who left Syracuse centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Post-Standard

    Police have again asked the public for help finding an Auburn teenager who has been missing for over a month. Ashley Mantilla ran away from the Elmcrest Children's Center on Salt Springs Road in Syracuse on Jan. 8. The 16-year-old girl is originally from Auburn, said the Auburn Police Department.

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  17. What prompted a Syracuse fan to call Georgia Tech's Josh Paster with a complaint?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Post-Standard

    Syracuse University basketball point guard John Gillon fired up an airball during the first half of SU's 71-65 loss to Georgia Tech on Sunday night that the Yellow Jacket fans never let him live down. Gillon was showered with chants of "air-ball, air-ball" by the Georgia Tech student section for the rest of the night as he was held scoreless for 36 minutes, finishing with just seven points on 2-of-10 shooting and nearly as many turnovers as assists .

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  18. Jim Boeheim on SI.com report: 'The only thing right in that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Post-Standard

    Will Jim Boeheim, the long-time Syracuse University basketball coach, leave his post after one more season? The plan, announced by SU in 2015, is that he will; the speculation is that he might not. Whatever, Boeheim maintains that he's never discussed his feelings on the subject and that he won't do so anytime soon .

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  19. Second showing of Onondaga Lake documentary scheduled after initial selloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Post-Standard

    "Beneath the Surface: The Storied History of Onondaga Lake ," will be screened Tuesday, March 7, at the Palace Theatre in Syracuse. It will start at 7 p.m. It "covers the amazing history of the lake and the remarkable impact it has had on our American way of life over the past six centuries," according to a news release.

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  20. Police seek second teen who ran away from Auburn center: Have you seen her?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Post-Standard

    Destani Williams, 17, ran away from Cayuga Centers on Valentine's Day, said the Auburn Police Department. She was the second teenager who ran away from the Osborne Street center on Feb. 14. Williams is 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs about 155 pounds.

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