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Syracuse man broke into office at laundromat, stole $14, police said

News from The Post-Standard - 2 hours 13 min ago
Darshell Stroud, 48, was charged with third-degree burglary, fourth-degree criminal mischief and petit larceny, police said. Sarah Moses | smoses@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/smoses/index.html

Little Falls Woman Charged with Arson Following Suspicious House Fire

WIBX News - 2 hours 32 min ago

A Little Falls woman is behind bars following an investigation into a suspicious house fire. State Police discovered that a blaze on Burt Road in Little Falls was caused by alleged arson.

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Herkimer County woman threatened troopers with knives at house fire

News from The Post-Standard - 3 hours 9 min ago
State Police were threatened by a woman wielding knives at a residential fire Sunday in Herkimer County. Sarah Moses | smoses@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/smoses/index.html

NY Reminds Lake, River Boaters To Observe 5 Mph Speed Limit

WIBX News - 3 hours 12 min ago

State officials are reminding boaters to observe the 5 mph speed limit while cruising within 600 feet of shore along Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River.

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Majority Of Global Poll Respondents Find Trump Arrogant, Dangerous

NPR News - 3 hours 18 min ago

At the end of Obama's term, 64 percent of respondents said they were confident in the U.S. president, compared to 22 percent now. Now only two countries' respondents prefer Trump over Obama.

Hearing Resumes For School Board Member Who Insulted Obamas

WIBX News - 4 hours 40 min ago

A hearing is scheduled to resume Monday on whether a one-time candidate for New York governor who publicly insulted former President Barack Obama and his wife should be ousted from the Buffalo school board.

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More than 100 march in Syracuse to seek justice for Rasheed Baker (photos)

News from The Post-Standard - 4 hours 44 min ago
The 21-year-old Syracuse man was shot June 5 in the city's Valley neighborhood. Sarah Moses | smoses@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/smoses/index.html

See which private colleges opted in to NY's new tuition aid program

News from The Post-Standard - 5 hours 21 min ago
The majority of eligible schools, 66, turned down Gov. Andrew Cuomo's tuition aid initiative to make college more affordable. Mark Weiner | mweiner@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/mweiner/index.html

TSA Catches Live Lobster At Boston's Logan Airport

NPR News - 5 hours 33 min ago

The crustacean weighed more than 20 pounds and was found alive inside a passenger's cooler at Boston's Logan Airport, according to the TSA.

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Google Says It Will No Longer Read Users' Emails To Sell Targeted Ads

NPR News - 5 hours 44 min ago

The company says it will make the change later this year, bringing Gmail in line with its business products. But Google has already gathered a lot of data on users since it launched Gmail in 2004.

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Oops! CNY high school graduates get diploma with misspelling

News from The Post-Standard - 6 hours 2 min ago
The vendor, who has made diplomas for the Rome City School district for years, misspelled the name of the city. Elizabeth Doran | edoran@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/edoran/index.html

Budget office: Senate health bill adds 22 million uninsured

News from The Post-Standard - 6 hours 4 min ago
The CBO coverage estimates pose yet another problem for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. The Associated Press http://connect.syracuse.com/user/syrapnews/index.html

Police: Man, 47, Dies After Being Stabbed On Albany Street

WIBX News - 6 hours 9 min ago

Police in Albany say a 47-year-old man who was stabbed on a city street over the weekend has died from his injuries.

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Case of gay couple's wedding cake heads to Supreme Court

News from The Post-Standard - 6 hours 28 min ago
Baker Jack Phillips is challenging a Colorado law that says he was wrong to have turned away a same-sex couple who wanted a cake to celebrate their 2012 wedding. The Associated Press http://connect.syracuse.com/user/syrapnews/index.html

Salvador Dalí's Body Ordered Exhumed In Paternity Suit

NPR News - 6 hours 30 min ago

"The only thing missing is the mustache," says the woman who claims to be his daughter about her resemblance to the Spanish surrealist painter.

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Historic New York Covered Bridge Rebuilt

WIBX News - 6 hours 49 min ago

A historic covered bridge near New York's Catskill Mountains has received a $2.6 million makeover.

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State police identify 2 teens whose bodies were recovered from Lake Ontario (video)

News from The Post-Standard - 7 hours 10 min ago
Police recovered the bodies at about 12:30 p.m. Monday. Sarah Moses | smoses@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/smoses/index.html

Police say girl's actions caused her to fall from Six Flags ride (video)

News from The Post-Standard - 7 hours 12 min ago
The girl, 14, girl fell 25 feet from a slow-moving gondola ride on Saturday at The Great Escape. Hank Domin | hdomin@nyup.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/hdomin/index.html

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Goes On Trial On Securities Fraud Charges

NPR News - 7 hours 28 min ago

Shkreli is charged with committing a series of frauds well before he became "the most hated man in America." He's been livestreaming and spending lavishly, though according to his lawyer, he's broke.

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'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Goes On Trial For Securities Fraud

NPR News - 7 hours 28 min ago

Shkreli is charged with committing a series of frauds well before he became "the most hated man in America." He's been live-streaming and spending lavishly, though according to his lawyer, he's broke.

(Image credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)