Southern Tier Many American workers do not have the option for paid leave, and that can prove troublesome in case of medical emergencies. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is proposing a bill that would provide paid leave to every worker in the country. Mike Toper explains why she believes the Family Act is so important. 04/01/2015 10:00 PM
Old, damaged, ugly, unsafe. That's how local officials describe the City of Binghamton's infrastructure. But hopefully, not for long. Mayor Rich David kicked off the 2015 infrastructure improvement plan Wednesday. He says the initiative will enhance the community. Our Emily Lorsch shows us what's in store for Binghamton.
04/01/2015 06:03 PM
A historic cemetery in Ithaca is getting much needed repairs.
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Defense Calls First Witnesses in Cal Harris' Murder Trial
Schoharie County
The defense called its first witnesses in Cal Harris' murder trial. The Tioga County man is charged with murder for the presumed death of his wife Michele in 2001. Tamara Lindstrom reports. 04/01/2015 08:30 PM
Final Budget Passed Just in Time to Start NYS Fiscal Year
State lawmakers left Albany for the week after working late into the early morning hours to pass a budget. As Nick Reisman reports that technically made the budget late. 04/01/2015 05:30 PM
Guthrie, Memorial Hospital Partner Up
Bradford County (PA)
Officials say it's a win for providers and patients. Guthrie and Memorial Hospital in Towanda officially announced their affiliation Wednesday. Reporter Matt Jarchow explains how the new partnership will keep health care in the community. 04/01/2015 08:45 PM
Piece of Elmira History Galloping Home
The "American Girl" horse statue will be restored and returned to Eldridge Park in Elmira. 04/01/2015 09:00 PM
Healthy Living Special: All About Food
This month's Healthy Living special focuses on food -- from what we put into our bodies and our children's bodies, to reading nutrition labels. Plus, we touch on the latest medical advancements.
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Marshals Offer $5,000 Reward for Information Leading to Arrest of Paul Ceglia
Allegany County
Ceglia, who prosecutors allege doctored a contract with Facebook owner Mark Zuckerburg to appear like he owned part of the company, was on bail when he disappeared with his wife and children in early March. 04/01/2015 03:26 PM
Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputy Suspended After Arrest
Tompkins County
Jeremy Vann has been charged in connection with an assault on a woman. 04/01/2015 04:40 PM
Snoop Dogg to Perform Free Concert at State Fair
Onondaga County
The New York State Fair is still about five months away but residents are buzzing about its latest musical act announcement. Rapper Snoop Dogg will perform a free 8 p.m. show at Chevy Court. And earlier that day hip hop group Salt and Peppa will take the stage, as part of the fair's first Day of Rap. As Candace Hopkins explains, the performances are part of the fair's effort to attract new visitors. 04/01/2015 08:00 PM
'Gang Green' Not Returning to SUNY Cortland for Training Camp This Summer
It has become a summertime tradition for football fans in Central New York, making the short drive to Cortland to watch the New York Jets at their annual training camp. But that's now coming to an end. The Jets announced Tuesday they will move their training camp back to their facility in New Jersey this year. Mike Toper spoke with local officials about the loss. 03/31/2015 09:30 PM
Trout Season Officially Begins Across NYS
Sullivan County
It's time for trout. Wednesday marks the beginning of Trout season across New York State, and nowhere is the excitement more evident, than in the town labeled 'Trout Town USA.' Jackson Wang has the story. 04/01/2015 02:30 PM
Letchworth State Park Voted USA's Best State Park
Wyoming County
All of the ballots have been counted and Letchworth, known as the Grand Canyon of the East, was voted number one in the 2015 USA Today Readers' choice award for best state park. 04/01/2015 01:04 PM
Johnson City Remembers Fallen Officer
Johnson City
People in Broome County are remembering Johnson City Patrolman David "D-W" Smith, who was shot and killed in the line of duty one year ago. As reporter Emily Lorsch reports, his family and the community came together on Tuesday to remember the fallen officer. 03/31/2015 04:15 PM
Mark Twain Plaque Theft Suspect Faces More Charges
Daniel Ruland is accused of stealing the bronze plaque at Mark Twain's grave site in Elmira. 03/31/2015 09:30 PM
Senate, Assembly Miss Midnight Deadline But Sign Off on Education Reforms
Senate and Assembly lawmakers miss their midnight deadline, but eventually sign off on the controversial education reforms linked to this year's $142 billion state budget. Capital Tonight's Nick Reisman has the latest on the marathon session at the Capitol. 04/01/2015 09:05 AM
Tompkins County Receives Praise for Recycling Programs
Tompkins County is receiving some high marks for recycling. Recycling waste has proven to be the best way to cut down on the use of natural resources and to go green. As Brent Fox reports, Tompkins County is leading the way. 03/31/2015 09:00 PM
Follow TWC News and Capital Tonight as Lawmakers Work to Meet Budget Deadline
State lawmakers worked into the night Tuesday, with a midnight deadline to pass an on-time budget. Follow the inner workings of Albany here with TWC News and Capital Tonight. Updated 03/31/2015 11:00 PM
Reed's Office Helping Residents File Taxes
Tax deadline day is quickly approaching and one local congressman is making sure all his constituents are able to file. Congressman Tom Reed's offices are providing forms and instructions to residents across the district. As reporter Matt Jarchow explains, it's an effort to fill a gap caused by an increasing push for online filing. 03/31/2015 07:00 PM
Gov. Bans Publicly-Funded Non-Essential Trips to Indiana Amid Uproar
Governor Andrew Cuomo issued the ban for state employees, effective immediately, following the signing last week of a controversial religious freedom law by Indiana's governor. While some have praised the move, others call it political grandstanding. Updated 03/31/2015 10:14 PM
No Witness Testimony in Cal Harris' Murder Trial Tuesday
Schoharie County
The defense said they did not have witnesses available to testify on Tuesday. 03/31/2015 06:15 PM
Body Found in Susquehanna River Identified
Broome County
Officials have identified the body found in the Susquehanna River. 03/31/2015 04:46 PM
Organization Working to Knock Down Stigma Surrounding Mental Illness
The Mental Health Association of the Southern Tier gave a presentation at the Binghamton Rotary Club. 03/31/2015 05:37 PM
Costly Printing of State Budget Bills
New Yorkers voted on several propositions during the 2014 election, one that would allow bills to be given to lawmakers electronically. Five months after being approved, and there's no sign of that yet at the State Capitol. Jon Dougherty has more. 03/31/2015 04:15 PM
DREAM Act Left Out of Budget
The budget agreement does not include the DREAM Act, which would help undocumented immigrants afford college by making them eligible for TAP. As Time Warner Cable News reporter Emily DeFeciani explains, it's a big disappointment for advocates, who have been at the State Capitol every day, pushing for the funding. 03/30/2015 09:00 PM
Lawmakers: New York State Budget Has Something for Everyone
We're learning more about the state budget deal announced late Sunday night. As Nick Reisman explains, lawmakers have agreed to a spending plan that includes adopting new ethics laws, increases school aid, and makes changes to the much debated teacher evaluation process. 03/30/2015 05:15 PM
Federal Funding at Risk for Binghamton
The city of Binghamton could lose out on tens of thousands of dollars in critical funding and politicians are playing the blame game. Officials need to spend $80,000 in federal HUD funding to avoid the recapture of funds. Emily Lorsch takes a look at the latest back and forth between Mayor Rich David and Former Mayor Matt Ryan. 03/30/2015 08:30 PM

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