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Vegas Play of the Day: Louisville at Syracuse
The second week of college football is all about capitalizing on overreactions coming out of the first week. ...
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Ex-Syracuse football player gets 10 years for stabbing teammates
A former Syracuse University football player was sentenced to 10 years in prison for the stabbing attack on two of his former teammates.
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NY woman arrested on charges she let 2 ferrets loose
BLOOMFIELD, N.Y. (AP) - An upstate New York woman has been arrested on charges she abandoned her two ferrets named Malice and Mayhem. The Democrat and Chronicle of Rochester reports (http://on.rocne.ws/2lVTIFc ) that 40-year-old Sharon Anemaet was arrested Friday on charges of animal abandonment and animal cruelty. The Ontario County ...
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Bans on Uber are about cronyism — not safety
You would be forgiven for assuming New York state lawmakers are waging a war on innovation. After all, over the past year, the Legislature has actively stifled ridesharing and criminalized half of Airbnb’s rentals. Albany, it seems, is unwavering in its quest to keep the sharing economy out of the Empire State. All of this...
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Tom Cruise’s mother, Mary Lee South, dead at age 80
Tom Cruise’s mother, Mary Lee South, died in her sleep last week
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Leasing agent allegedly stole $14K in quarters from laundry machines
An upstate woman took her employer to the cleaners – by swiping $14,000 worth of quarters from laundry machines, police said. Alisha A. Russell, of Syracuse, a former leasing agent for an apartment complex in Clay, NY, is accused of making off with 56,000 quarters — a 700-pound load – from on-site washing machines. Russell,...
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Police: Woman stole $14K in quarters from laundry machines
CLAY, N.Y. (AP) — State police say a former leasing agent for a central New York apartment complex stole more than $14,000 in quarters from coin-operated laundry machines.
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N.Y woman admits killing boy, 2, by throwing him down the stairs
A Syracuse babysitter admitted Tuesday to killing a 2-year-old boy by throwing him down a flight of stairs in 2015.
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Police ID teenager fatally shot in car on upstate NY highway
SALINA, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities have released the name of the teenager who was fatally shot while riding in a car traveling on a suburban Syracuse highway. The Onondaga County Sheriff's Office says Wednesday that 18-year-old Dion Givens of Syracuse was traveling in a car heading south on Interstate 81 ...
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Upstate NY digging out of 5 to 8 feet of lake-effect snow
OSCEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — State crews and local public works employees are working to remove 5 to 8 feet of lake-effect snow that has fallen on parts of upstate New York since last week.
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Newest NY casino has 2K slots, 77 table games, 1 cemetery
TYRE, N.Y. (AP) — New York state's newest casino has 2,000 slot machines, 77 table games, 12 poker tables, a food court, a concert venue — and a cemetery.
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Fire crews battle large industrial fire at NY dealership
SALINA, N.Y. (AP) - A large industrial fire has damaged a car dealership near Syracuse. The Post-Standard of Syracuse reports (http://bit.ly/2kw0QqI ) that the fire consumed Hot Rides Auto Sales & Service dealership in the town of Salina around 9 p.m. Thursday. Crews from several fire departments were called in ...
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NY police: 2 men killed Chinese student in drug deal robbery
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Two men have been accused of killing a Syracuse University student from China during a drug deal robbery in upstate New York, authorities said Friday.
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New York man pleads guilty in attack on autistic runner
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - A man accused of knocking down an autistic New York boy during a cross-country race has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of endangering the welfare of a child. Martin MacDonald, of Pittsford, also pleaded guilty Thursday in Rochester City Court to second-degree harassment. MacDonald told ...
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Placid scene may replace NY village's controversial logo
WHITESBORO, N.Y. (AP) — A 20-year-old college student's design is being considered to replace an upstate New York village's official logo, which appears to show a white man throttling an Indian.
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Prosecutor: Evidence strong against coach in boy's killing
CANTON, N.Y. (AP) — A prosecutor says there is plenty of evidence showing a former college soccer coach killed his ex-girlfriend's 12-year-old son.
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A literal shotgun wedding: Couple weds at shooting club
A New York couple has taken the idea of a shotgun wedding literally: They married at a shooting club five years to the day after they first met at a trap-shooting competition. The Post-Standard of Syracuse reports ...
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Upstate NY couple holds 'shotgun wedding' at shooting club
DEWITT, N.Y. (AP) - A central New York couple has been married in a "shotgun wedding" five years to the day after they first met at a suburban Syracuse trap-shooting competition. The Post-Standard of Syracuse reports (http://bit.ly/2cQhvik ) 36-year-old Lynn Mapstone donned her white wedding dress after outshooting 47-year-old Peter ...
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Lawmaker who ran Detroit bus system kills himself
Bill Nojay shot himself this week in a Rochester, N.Y. cemetery days before the Republican primary        
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