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Cornell event looks to improve community relations

Residents were given information and resources encouraging students and residents to build better neighborhoods.

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Deputies find one-pot meth lab on side of Cortlandville road

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Deputies were called to scene after bike rider noticed suspicious bottle Thursday afternoon

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Police: Man hit speeds above 100 mph during highway chase

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Police pursuit happened Wednesday on I-81 in Cortland County

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Ithaca police union publishes scathing response to mayor’s police reforms

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The president of the Ithaca police union says Mayor Svante Myrick has “cut the department to the point of catastrophe.”

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Commons rebuild picking up the pace

Crews began demolition of the Commons in April 2013. The third and final phase of the project will start in the spring/Photo by Pete Blanchard

Fall is on the way and so is the end of construction season, which means time is running out to complete the Ithaca Commons rebuild.

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Power cords, children’s furniture among this week’s recalls

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HP is recalling 6 million power cords for overheating and the deaths of two children have prompted the recall of bean bag chairs.

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Annual tomato battle leaves Spanish town red

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The streets are awash with red pulp as thousands of people pelt each other with tomatoes in the annual "Tomatina" battle.

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California to require ‘kill switches’ on smartphones

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Phones will be required to come with a "kill switch" to render them useless if lost or stolen in an effort to stem an epidemic of theft.

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CDC: E-cigarettes may tempt non-smoking teens to start

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Once teens have tried e-cigarettes they are more inclined to give regular cigarettes a try, U.S. researchers say.

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‘Obstacle course’ workouts break fitness routines

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Tired of treadmills? Bored with bicep curls? It may be time to scale a wall, climb a rope and drag a tire.

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From Texas, where everything is bigger, the 99-pack of beer

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Invite the whole neighborhood to your cookout, because you're going to have plenty of beer.

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Crocodile attacks couple during late-night dip

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For the first time in Florida history a crocodile attacked a pair of late-night swimmers near an upscale suburb.

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Bear heads stolen from remote Maine cabin

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A thief broke in but didn't get the jewelry and electronics that most burglars seek.

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Father-daughter team traps blue lobster

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A Maine teenager and her father have landed a one-in-two-million catch - a blue lobster.

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Doll ‘hospital’ fixes toys

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In an age of mass-produced plastic dolls, this Australian shop helps repair children's favorite toys.

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Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR racing after fatal accident

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Tony Stewart smiles as he speaks with his crew before the start of the rain delayed NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 race at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, February 27, 2012.

Tony Stewart will return to racing this weekend at the Atlanta Motor Speedway for the first time since he struck and killed a young racer at a dirt track earlier this month.

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Mismatch fears over Paul McGinley dispelled

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Europe's Paul McGinley of Ireland watches his shot on the third hole during the second day of foursomes competition against Asia at the Royal Trophy golf tournament in Chonburi province, near Bangkok, January 10, 2009.

Four-times European Tour winner Paul McGinley won the Ryder Cup in 2002 but Phillip Price says next month's matches at Gleneagles could end up defining his career.

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Dream run over for Catherine Bellis as big guns advance

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Aug 28, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Catherine Bellis (USA) hits to Zarina Diyas (KAZ) on day four of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic were forced to take a backseat to 15-year-old Catherine Bellis, who hogged the Flushing Meadows limelight once again.

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Poll: Parents uncomfortable with youth football

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Nearly half of parents say they're not comfortable letting their child play football amid uncertainty about the long-term impact of concussions.

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NFL sets new standards on domestic violence punishment

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Players will be subject to a 6-week suspension for their first domestic violence offense.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Johnny JamBoogie

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If football doesn't workout, "Johnny Football" always has this to fall back on.

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If football doesn't workout, "Johnny Football" always has this to fall back on.

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Reese Witherspoon goes ‘Legally Blonde’ for cancer-stricken fan

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Reese Witherspoon stars in a scene from "Legally Blonde."

Reese Witherspoon played dress-up for a four year old who is obsessed by her alter ego Elle Woods from her 2001 hit "Legally Blonde."

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Today’s celebrity birthdays

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A member of One Direction is legal and a longtime TV personality celebrates his 73rd birthday.

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Joan Rivers stable after health emergency

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Comedienne Joan Rivers is in stable condition at a New York hospital after losing her breath during a routine surgery.

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Jimmy Fallon to lead Leno tribute

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The former "Tonight Show" host will be honored and his predecessor will be a big part of the ceremonies.

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Boy’s hilarious reaction to baby news

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This little boy is NOT excited about being a big brother again, but his reaction is priceless.

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