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CNY Man Recognized with National Military Honor

WIBX News - 3 hours 17 min ago

A Whitesboro man was recognized for his outstanding accomplishments and contributions to the North American Aerospace Defense Command, otherwise known as NORAD.

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Rome Man Charged With DWI Following Crash

WIBX News - 3 hours 18 min ago

A Rome man is facing several charges, including driving while intoxicated, after crashing an SUV in the Town of Whitestown.

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NY's Adult Smoking Rate Inches To Its Lowest Recorded Level

WIBX News - 3 hours 22 min ago

New York state's adult smoking rate inched to its lowest recorded level in the latest numbers from state health officials.

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Facebook Is Counting On Postcards To Prevent Future Election Interference

NPR News - 3 hours 31 min ago

Under fire for its role in the presidential election, the social network giant unveiled plans involving snail mail to verify the identity of advertising buyers and stop future foreign manipulation.

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High temperature records already falling today in Upstate NY

News from The Post-Standard - 3 hours 33 min ago
Buffalo and Rochester are having their warmest Feb. 20 in more than 100 years. Glenn Coin | gcoin@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/gcoin/index.html

Syracuse dentist gets 6 months for drunkenly injuring teen on Valentine's Day

News from The Post-Standard - 4 hours 22 min ago
Syracuse dentist James Draveck was sentenced for the February 2017 crash that injured a 15-year-old boy. Douglass Dowty | ddowty@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/ddowty/index.html

Washington Snipped Here? College Says It Found Prez's Hair

WIBX News - 4 hours 23 min ago

Tucked in the pages of a grimy, leather-bound almanac in the archives at New York's Union College was a tiny envelope with the hand-scrawled words "Washington's hair."

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Syracuse murderer can't stop talking as he gets 25 years to life

News from The Post-Standard - 4 hours 52 min ago
Jermaine Jennings was found guilty by a jury of setting up a November 2016 murder, though the accused shooter was acquitted. Douglass Dowty | ddowty@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/ddowty/index.html

The Latest: Hanyu, Yarnold, Ledeska Win Gold At Olympics

WIBX News - 5 hours 22 sec ago

Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu won gold on Day 8 of the Pyeongchang Games, becoming the first man to repeat as Olympic champion since Dick Button.

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Students going to state capital to push for gun law changes

News from The Post-Standard - 5 hours 10 min ago
A hundred Stoneman Douglas High School students are busing 400 miles to Florida's capital Tuesday to urge lawmakers to act . The Associated Press http://connect.syracuse.com/user/syrapnews/index.html

Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in study

News from The Post-Standard - 5 hours 10 min ago
Two-thirds of kids who had the treatment were able to tolerate peanuts. The Associated Press http://connect.syracuse.com/user/syrapnews/index.html

Gas Price Trends Show Some Relief At The Pumps

WIBX News - 5 hours 21 min ago

Motorists are paying a little less at the pumps this week.

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Bon Iver's Longtime Manager To Announce A Bid For Congress

NPR News - 5 hours 48 min ago

Kyle Frenette, a Wisconsin native, will run against Rep. Sean Duffy this year for a seat in the House of Representatives.

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'No Words Will Do Justice': Onslaught On Syrian Suburb Kills Some 100 Civilians

NPR News - 5 hours 57 min ago

The rebel-held enclave outside Damascus, one of the few left in Syria, has been bombarded by pro-regime forces recently — and UNICEF and other aid groups have struggled to describe the carnage.

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'No Words Will Do Justice': Onslaught On Syrian Suburb Kills Some 200 Civilians

NPR News - 5 hours 57 min ago

The rebel-held enclave outside Damascus, one of the few left in Syria, has been bombarded by pro-regime forces recently — and UNICEF and other aid groups have struggled to describe the carnage.

(Image credit: Abdulmonam Eassa/AFP/Getty Images)

NBC's Andrea Mitchell To Moderate Event At Hamilton College

WIBX News - 6 hours 9 min ago

NBC News' chief foreign affairs correspondent Andrea Mitchell will moderate the discussion between two former national security advisors at Hamilton College.

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Capitol Watch: Lawmakers Break, With NY State Budget To Come

WIBX News - 6 hours 23 min ago

In New York state government news, legislators in Albany are taking a week off ahead of difficult budget decisions, and Republicans in the Senate are calling for the elimination of one of Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's signature economic development programs.

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First look inside new Chick-fil-A restaurant in Cicero (photos)

News from The Post-Standard - 7 hours 16 min ago
The restaurant has seating for 112 people. Elizabeth Doran | edoran@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/edoran/index.html

Top Stories: More Women Seek Office; Trump Backs Romney Senate Run

NPR News - 7 hours 58 min ago

Also: Pro-Syrian fighters kill dozens of civilians in heavy bombardments; potential flooding may come to the central U.S. today; and students will lobby for gun control at the Florida state capitol.

Jail deputy tripled 2017 salary with OT; search all Onondaga County workers' pay

News from The Post-Standard - 8 hours 15 min ago
8 sheriff's deputies more than doubled their salaries with overtime, records show Michelle Breidenbach | mbreidenbach@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/mbreiden/index.html

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