Ithaca Jurors were unable to come to a verdict on the main rape charge against Peter Mesko. 03:20 PM
Sources confirm the finances of Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos are under investigation. Meanwhile, the race continues in the other chamber of the legislature to replace Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. Nick Reisman has a wrap up of the latest developments at the Capitol.
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With the Super Bowl just a few days away, grocery stores nationwide are preparing for a busy weekend. A National Retail Federation survey estimates about 80 percent of the people that watch the big game will purchase food and beverages this year. Brad Vivacqua has more.
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Fit Kids February: A Winter Activity the Whole Family Can Enjoy; Cross Country Skiing
Saratoga County
It's by no means a new sport, but compared to its downhill counterpart, cross country skiing is often overlooked. As Time Warner Cable News continues the effort to encourage children to be active during "Fit Kids February," reporter Matt Hunter introduces us to a winter activity the whole family can enjoy. 09:53 AM
Syracuse University Student Reports She Was Drugged at Off-Campus Party
Syracuse
A Syracuse University student reported she was drugged at a party off campus in December. 03:07 PM
WATCH: Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner's State of the City Address
Syracuse
Watch Mayor Stephanie Miner's entire State of the City Address, which she presented Thursday night in Syracuse. 01/29/2015 09:15 PM
Syracuse Mayor Addresses Infrastructure, Public Safety, Other Issues in State of the City Address
Syracuse
Mayor Stephanie Miner used her sixth State of the City address to discuss how Syracuse will continue to develop its neighborhoods, improve public safety and invest in its schools. She also dedicated a sizable portion of her speech to describing the city's infrastructure issues and the desperate need to address them. Elizabeth Jeneault shares how the city plans to get the ball moving on that front and others. 01/29/2015 02:34 PM
Skelos Denies Being Contacted By Feds
New York State
A week after Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver turned himself into authorities, the state's top Republican is facing some difficult questions of his own. Nick Reisman has the latest. 11:18 AM
Highlights from the 2015 Detroit Auto Show
National Auto Show
Our Ed Keiner shares some of his favorite highlights from this year's 2015 North American International Auto Show.
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Chosen "American Idol" Singer, CNY Native Decides Not to Go to Hollywood
Auburn
A native of the Auburn and Skaneateles area has given his golden ticket away to Hollywood. Bill Carey says the off-beat; traveling musician has decided not to move forward this year with "American Idol." 06:15 AM
Prosecution Rests in Day 4 of Alampi Trial
Syracuse
The prosecution calls its final three witnesses in a deadly hit and run trial in Syracuse. Alicia Alampi is accused of hitting and killing a man in 2013. Those on the stand Thursday included crime scene investigators and the Medical Examiner. Iris St. Meran has more on what they discovered through the course of their investigation. 01/29/2015 07:32 PM
Madison Co. Standoff, Hostage Situation Ends After 14 Hours
Madison County
The investigation continues into a Madison County standoff that ended when the suspect was found dead. The Sheriff's office says the incident started when Eric Duncan, 26, took a woman hostage in Cuyler Wednesday night and held her for several hours. Candace Hopkins has more on a very long, cold night for the victim and law enforcement. 01/29/2015 05:22 PM
Opening Statements Pushed to Tuesday in Cal Harris' Murder Trial
Schoharie County
Another day of jury selection in the Cal Harris murder trial, but very little progress to report. Harris, a Tioga County businessman, is accused of killing his wife more than 13 years ago. Tamara Lindstrom has more. 01/29/2015 11:15 AM
Mohawk Valley Schools Rally for Equitable State Aid
Mohawk Valley
State aid equality in New York has been an uphill battle for public schools for years. Now, school officials and state lawmakers say those funds are being held hostage by the governor. Thursday evening, three schools in the Mohawk Valley met simultaneously to rally as part of the new 'We Can't Wait Coalition.' Cara Thomas explains. 01/29/2015 08:43 PM
FCC Votes on Measures to Improve 911 Cell Phone Accuracy
Southern Tier
The FCC voted 5-0 on new rules that would require major wireless carriers to improves accuracy for those dialing 9-1-1 from a cellular phone. 01/29/2015 07:00 PM
Lawmakers Discuss Transportation in Joint Budget Hearings
Albany
With the scandal surrounding Sheldon Silver still hanging over Albany, lawmakers have begun their joint budget hearings on the governor's proposed budget. They started with Environmental Conservation, and continued Thursday with Transportation. Nick Reisman has more on the hearing and what's ahead in the budget. 01/29/2015 08:30 PM
Bronx Assemblyman Gains Momentum in Bid to Succeed Silver as Assembly Speaker
New York State
Carl Heastie of the Bronx is gaining plenty of momentum in his bid to become the next speaker of the state Assembly. 01/29/2015 08:50 PM
Jurors Reach Partial Verdict in Trial of Former Cornell Wrestler Accused of Rape
Ithaca
Jurors in the trial of a former Cornell wrestler accused of rape have returned with a partial verdict. 01/29/2015 11:23 AM
Eric Frein Pleads Not Guilty to Murder, Terrorism Charges
Pennsylvania
Erin Frein was arraigned at the Pike County Courthouse via video from the county jail. 01/29/2015 04:45 PM