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Onondaga County lawmakers to vote on raising age for buying tobacco to 21

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:39pm
Proposed law would not exempt members of the military. James T. Mulder | jmulder@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/jmulder/index.html

Mother Of 9, Teenage Daughter Killed In House Fire

WIBX News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:30pm

Officials in upstate New York have identified the victims in a fatal house fire as mother of nine and her 15-year-old daughter.

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Griffo Invites Public To 'Joe Time' Coffee Chat At The Marr-Logg

WIBX News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:17pm

Senator Joseph Griffo will be hosting his latest "Joe Time" coffee shop conversation Wednesday morning at the Marr-Logg House on Culver Avenue in East Utica.

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119 MPH: Fox News Star Pirro Ticketed in Nichols

WIBX News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 11:43am

Fox News Channel personality Jeanine Pirro was pulled over after troopers said she was clocked driving 119 mph on Route 17 in Tioga County.

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State suspends Cortland bar's liquor license after 111 sales to minors

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 11:41am
The suspension was ordered today to Mario Enterprises, Inc., doing business as The Stone Lounge at 127 S. Main St. Sarah Moses | smoses@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/smoses/index.html

'CBS This Morning' To Air For 1st Time After Rose Suspension

WIBX News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 11:02am

"CBS This Morning" will be without one of its hosts Tuesday after the network suspended Charlie Rose over sexual misconduct allegations leveled against the veteran newsman.

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Utica Artwork Featured On Downtown Banners

WIBX News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 10:55am

As the City of Utica decorates downtown for the holidays, they'll also be installing 35 new Downtown "One World Art Gallery" banners.

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Cor, NY state deepen fight over rent, ownership of film hub

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 10:42am
The original land deal, written when Cor and the state were chummy, looks vague and disputable now. Tim Knauss | tknauss@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/tknauss/index.html

New York's Capital City Taking Steps To Deal With Crows

WIBX News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 10:09am

New York's capital city has gone to the crows, but city officials have a plan.

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Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe's Longtime President, Resigns After Tumultuous Week

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

The longtime president's own party made a motion to impeach him Tuesday. After 37 years in power, Robert Mugabe had faced unprecedented pressure to resign — pressure he ignored until now.

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Amid Political Tumult, Zimbabwe's Longtime President Robert Mugabe Resigns

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

The longtime president's own party made a motion to impeach him Tuesday. After 37 years in power, Robert Mugabe has faced unprecedented pressure to resign — pressure he ignored until now.

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Amid Political Tumult, Zimbabwe Lawmakers Open Impeachment Process Against Mugabe

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

The longtime president's own party made a motion to impeach him Tuesday. After 37 years in power, Robert Mugabe has faced unprecedented pressure to resign — pressure he has so far ignored.

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Kaitlyn Conley's sisters on guilty verdict: 'You don't expect the system to fail you like this'

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 9:28am
Kaitlyn Conley was convicted of manslaughter Nov. 6 in connection with the death of Mary Yoder of Whitesboro. Elizabeth Doran | edoran@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/edoran/index.html

Police: Motorist Found Dead In Overturned Vehicle In Creek

WIBX News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 8:29am

State police say a motorist has been found dead inside his vehicle more than 15 hours after he crashed off a rural upstate New York road and landed in a creek.

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Consumer group lists '10 worst toys' of 2017 holiday season

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 8:05am
Toys can cause serious injuries and death. James T. Mulder | jmulder@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/jmulder/index.html

Upstate NY artist's unique deer sculpture on display at huge, new Missouri museum

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 8:00am
Utica Tom Yacovella calls it the crowning achievement of his 60-year career. David Figura | dfigura@nyup.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/dfigura/index.html

Pistol permit renewal deadline looms for Upstate New Yorkers

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 7:32am
Those who choose not to renew online can do so by mail. The Associated Press http://connect.syracuse.com/user/syrapnews/index.html

At Least 50 Killed In Bombing During Mosque's Morning Prayers In Nigeria

NPR News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 7:21am

A suicide bomber detonated explosives just as prayers were getting underway at a mosque in Mubi, in Nigeria's northeast. There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but Boko Haram is suspected.

Top Stories: LGBTQ Poll On Harassment; Merkel Prefers New German Election

NPR News - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 7:11am

Also: The circumstances aren't clear behind a U.S. Border Protection agent's death; four are presumed dead in a Pennsylvania senior home fire; and some 51 million people will travel for Thanksgiving.

Meet the Syracuse personal trainer who helped Ronnie Brower lose 500 pounds (video)

News from The Post-Standard - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 7:00am
Syracuse, N.Y.-- After fitness trainer Nick Murphy guided Ronnie Brower in shedding 458 lbs and making national headlines, he locked down the regimen required to make transformations possible for people. Murphy and his wife, Jill, formed Mission Fitness 10 years ago, and operate... Scott Trimble | strimble@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/scotttrimble/index.html

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