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Upstate NY man faces murder charge after Syracuse native stabbed in Watertown

32 min 58 sec ago
Local news outlets report the stabbing happened during a fight at a home along Moulton Street. Kira Maddox |

Powerball numbers: Did you win Saturday's $535 million jackpot?

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 11:02pm
Here are the winning numbers in Saturday's Powerball lottery drawing. National Desk

Update: State police cancel Madison County missing adult alert

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 4:53pm
The man has a brain injury and could need medical attention, troopers said. Kira Maddox |

Suspect on the lam after shooting, killing a man in Rome, police say

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 4:39pm
Officials ask anyone who knows where the suspect is to call 911. Kira Maddox |

Cities around the world seek creative ways to prevent car or van attacks

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 3:14pm
From Barcelona to Times Square, extremists have used vehicles as deadly weapons with alarming frequency in recent years. The Associated Press

Boston 'Free speech rally' cut short after massive counterprotest

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 2:53pm
Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans converged Saturday on downtown Boston. The Associated Press

Central NY postal worker shot with BB gun while delivering mail

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 12:00pm
Five children under 16 years old were charged with reckless endangerment. Samantha House |

Man in serious condition after double stabbing in Syracuse

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 9:06am
There is no suspect information available. Samantha House |

Va. Gov. McAuliffe suspends protests at Robert E. Lee statue, citing safety concerns

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 10:39pm
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Friday temporarily blocked protests at the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in a residential neighborhood in Richmond, Virginia, following violent clashes in Charlottesville that led to three fatalities. The Washington Post

Local organizer cancels ACT for America rally planned for Syracuse

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 7:33pm
The local organizer for the ACT for America's "America First" rally says the event planned for Syracuse is now cancelled. Sarah Moses |

After Charlottesville, Central NY religious groups call for love over hate

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 6:36pm
The groups said the kind of hatred shown at the deadly rally should not be tolerated. Kira Maddox |

Former Hotel Syracuse: 75,000 guests, 120 weddings, 1,400 biz meetings in 1st year

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 4:45pm
The historic hotel has become one of the top 50 performing Marriotts since its reopening a year ago. Rick Moriarty |

Mahoney, Conway propose law placing jail under sheriff's control

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 4:36pm
The law would transfer control of the Corrections Department to the Sheriff's Office Chris Baker |

Oswego County beach reopens after closing last month due to high bacteria counts

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 3:50pm
The Taft Bay beach at the David C. Webb Memorial Park reopens today for swimming after closing July 27. Sarah Moses |

Lost in translation? Accused murderer reportedly admitted: 'The woman I killed bit me'

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 3:32pm
Award Kabayiza is accused of murdering Jesca Nyirakubanza in a Butternut Street apartment. Douglass Dowty |

Republican Syracuse mayoral candidate condemns ACT for America rally in CNY

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 3:21pm
ACT for America wants to hold a rally in Syracuse in support of President Donald Trump's immigration, refugee and border policies. Sarah Moses |

Police release surveillance photos from robbery at bank on Syracuse's East Side

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 2:34pm
Syracuse police responded to the Syracuse Cooperative Credit Union on Westcott Street at about 11:10 a.m. in regards to a bank robbery call. Sarah Moses |

Syracuse lawyer who made bomb threat to courthouse avoids jail, hit with $20K fine

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 1:28pm
The daycare supervisor who took the phone call urged the judge to consider jail time for the anguish the threat caused. Julie McMahon |

Poll: Do you think Syracuse should have issued a permit for ACT for America rally?

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 12:53pm
Syracuse Corporation Counsel Joseph Fahey said the city's denial was based on a lack of police resources due to other events that are scheduled for the same day. Sarah Moses |

Police investigate robbery at bank on Syracuse's East Side

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 11:46am
The robbery was reported at the Syracuse Samantha House |