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Fulton man charged for sexual acts with 3 children under age 10

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 3:45pm
The man is facing 13 felony charges for the incidents, which happened over an eight-month period. Kira Maddox | kmaddox@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/kiramaddox/index.html

Tops to launch same-day grocery delivery in Upstate NY

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 3:39pm
The supermarket chain says it will start the service in Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse and Erie, Pa., by Thanksgiving. Rick Moriarty | rmoriarty@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/rmoriart/index.html

New Health Master Program to Start at Binghamton University

WIBX News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 3:29pm

Binghamton University is starting a new Master of Public Health program that will begin next fall.

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Syracuse police identify officer who shot at stolen AAA truck during chase

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 3:02pm
The officer has been identified as Rodney Fitzgerald, who has been employed with the police department since January 2001. Sarah Moses | smoses@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/smoses/index.html

Former DA takes witness stand to defend child rape trial from racial bias charge

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 2:46pm
Lawyer Anthony Germano was asked to recall what happened during a trial more than 3 years ago. He maintained he did not have a racial bias. Douglass Dowty | ddowty@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/ddowty/index.html

Veterans Day 2017: What's open, closed? Banks, post office, stores, more

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 2:45pm
Veterans Day is a federal holiday that honors all members of the U.S. armed services. Nariman Jiries | njiries@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/njiries/index.html

National Toy Hall Of Fame To Induct Class Of 2017

WIBX News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 2:15pm

A new group of toys is set to be inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame in New York, where they will have a permanent place alongside previous honorees including the dollhouse, jump rope and Radio Flyer wagon.

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Kidnapping investigation leads to biggest cocaine bust in Onondaga County's history

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 2:05pm
Deputies seized over $3 million worth of cocaine. Samantha House | shouse@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/samhouse/index.html

After mass shootings, CNY hospital will teach you how to stop a victim's bleeding

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 1:55pm
"No one ever thinks it's going to happen in their community." James T. Mulder | jmulder@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/jmulder/index.html

Sheriff: I believe deputy who crashed twice was under the influence; seeks to fire him

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 1:45pm
Sheriff plans action against supervisor, too. Off-duty Deputy Kevin Drumm was ticketed for leaving the scene of a property-damage accident. Elizabeth Doran | edoran@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/edoran/index.html

Endicott Woman Arrested After Toddler is Hurt

WIBX News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 1:41pm

Police in Endicott say a village resident faces a felony charge after a three-year-old child was seriously injured.

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Sheriff's Investigating Car-Bicycle Accident In Kirkland

WIBX News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 1:16pm

The Oneida County Sheriff's Office is investigating a serious personal injury car-bicycle accident.

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Democrats See Wins As Momentum For 2018 State Elections

WIBX News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 1:11pm

Democratic victories in Virginia and key gains in other 2017 state legislative races have lifted Democratic hopes of even bigger wins in next year's midterm elections.

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A Request From The Pope: Lift Up Your Hearts, Put Down Your Phones

NPR News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 12:39pm

"It pains me greatly, when I celebrate Mass here in the square or in the basilica, to see so many cell phones raised," said the pontiff. He noted that priests and bishops do it, too.

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Development plan may change for Le Moyne Manor site in Salina

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 12:20pm
The new owner of Longley Jones Management Corp. has a deal to buy the landmark property near Liverpool. Rick Moriarty | rmoriarty@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/rmoriart/index.html

College Students Help Inmates Connect With Their Children

WIBX News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 12:02pm

University at Albany students are helping local jail inmates connect with their children.

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Upstate NY weather: What to know about the upcoming 36-hour winter blast

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 12:02pm
A brief but intense blast of cold will blow through Upstate New York in the next couple of days. Glenn Coin | gcoin@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/gcoin/index.html

Hazmat Scare Closes Perry Building in Binghamton

WIBX News - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 11:51am

A historic downtown Binghamton building was evacuated because of a possible hazardous materials incident.

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Tractor-trailer driver charged with DWI after sideswiping patrol car on I-81 in CNY

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 11:43am
Sandip Nijjar, 39, of Brampton, Ontario, was arrested at about 11:32 p.m. Nov. 3 for driving while intoxicated in a commercial vehicle, a misdemeanor, state police said. Sarah Moses | smoses@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/smoses/index.html

No plea for Syracuse man who allegedly confessed 2007 murder to ex-girlfriend

News from The Post-Standard - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 11:35am
Alfred Thomas is going to trial Monday in the 2007 murder of Silas "Keith" Collier. Douglass Dowty | ddowty@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/ddowty/index.html