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Rome Man Facing Rape Charge

WIBX News - 9 hours 51 min ago

An investigation by the Oneida County Child Advocacy Center has led to the arrest of a Rome man.

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NY To Suspend Some Highway Work For Holiday Travel

WIBX News - 11 hours 58 sec ago

Highway construction crews will hold off on any non-essential lane closures this holiday weekend to ease traffic during one of the busiest travel periods of the year.

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Lebanon's Prime Minister, Back From Saudi Arabia, Is Not Resigning After All

NPR News - 11 hours 35 min ago

Saad Hariri will remain in his role — despite an address he gave from Riyadh saying he'd step down. The about-face is more fuel for speculation that Saudi Arabia was forcing him to resign.

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Onondaga Lake mystery: Why doesn't it get toxic algae blooms?

News from The Post-Standard - 11 hours 41 min ago
The water chemistry works against algae blooms, expert says. Glenn Coin | gcoin@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/gcoin/index.html

Top Stories: U.S. Navy Plane Crashes In Pacific; Uber Data Is Hacked

NPR News - 12 hours 28 min ago

Also: An ex-Bosnian Serb general is convicted of genocide by a U.N. panel; less than half of Puerto Rico has gotten power back weeks after a hurricane; and German police recover stolen Beatles items.

Man Struck, Killed By Car, Driver Charged With DWI

WIBX News - 12 hours 57 min ago

Police say a pedestrian has died after being hit on a Rochester street by a vehicle driven by a man who was drunk behind the wheel.

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Plane Carrying 11 Crew And Passengers Crashes In Philippine Sea, Navy Says

NPR News - 15 hours 29 min ago

The aircraft was en route to the USS Ronald Reagan when it went down Wednesday afternoon Japan time. There was no immediate word on possible survivors.

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Uber Data On 57 Million People Stolen In Massive Hack

NPR News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 10:41pm

CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says there is no excuse for the cover up of a 2016 data breach. A source tells NPR that the company paid hackers $100,000 to delete the data and keep the attack a secret.

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David Cassidy, 'Partridge Family' star, dies at age 67

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 9:59pm
David Cassidy of "The Partridge Family" fame has died at age 67. Associated Press http://connect.syracuse.com/user/apnationaldesk/index.html

David Cassidy, Singer And 1970s TV Heartthrob, Dies At 67

NPR News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 9:35pm

Cassidy's role as an adolescent aspiring musician on the TV show The Partridge Family turned him into a real-life, teen-dream pop idol.

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Watertown city employee killed at wastewater treatment plant

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 9:12pm
The city identified the worker as Gregory Eliopoulos, a process worker at the plant, according to the newspaper. Patrick Lohmann | plohmann@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/plohmann/index.html

Prime Minister Saad Hariri Returns To Lebanon

NPR News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 9:01pm

Hariri had resigned his post while visiting Riyadh amid intrigue over Lebanon's role in the rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran for influence in the region.

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Pixar's John Lasseter Takes Leave Of Absence After Harassment Allegations

NPR News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 8:10pm

The Hollywood Reporter published allegations that Lasseter, Pixar's chief creative officer, is known for "grabbing, kissing, and making comments about physical attributes."

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Two brothers killed in single-vehicle crash in Wayne County

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 7:48pm
Taylor Christie, 20, and his brother Evan Woodward, 16, were killed. Patrick Lohmann | plohmann@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/plohmann/index.html

Jury Deliberations Begin In Kate Steinle's Murder Trial

NPR News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 7:47pm

Prosecutors argued that the defendant, an undocumented Mexican immigrant, intentionally shot Kate Steinle. The defense argued that the shooting was a tragic accident.

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Jury convicts Syracuse ex-boyfriend of directing murder, but acquits accused shooter

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 7:31pm
The jury's decision set off a bombastic reaction from spectators who had gathered for more than a week in the Onondaga County criminal courthouse awaiting the outcome of the trial. Julie McMahon | jmcmahon@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/jmcmahon-syr/index.html

Second Federal Judge Blocks Trump's Ban On Trans Service Members

NPR News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 6:56pm

A judge in Maryland has blocked President Trump's planned change to the military policy on transgender service members in its entirety. Another judge blocked most of the measure just a few weeks ago.

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Uber reveals cover-up of hack affecting 57M riders, drivers

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 6:54pm
The revelation Tuesday marks the latest stain on Uber's reputation. The Associated Press http://connect.syracuse.com/user/syrapnews/index.html

Virginia Delays Vote Certification After Error In Ballot Distribution

NPR News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 6:43pm

The state's Board of Elections voted to delay certification of election results for the 28th and 88th House of Delegates districts after claims of incorrect ballot distribution.

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Police Investigate Shooting That Injured 2 Men

WIBX News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 6:14pm

Police in upstate New York are searching for two suspects in connection with a double shooting.

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