Liverpool 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. 06:51 AM
Watch Mayor Stephanie Miner's entire State of the City Address, which she presented Thursday night in Syracuse.
01/29/2015 09:15 PM
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
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
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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FCC Votes on Measures to Improve 911 Cell Phone Accuracy
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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
DeRuyter Standoff Comes to an End; Suspect Found Dead
Central NY
The sheriff's department started searching for the man Wednesday night, after being called to Highbridge Road in DeRuyter around 8 p.m. where a woman was being held against her will. Updated 01/29/2015 09:15 AM
Oneida County Coach Charged with Rape
Oneida County
Anthony Ventura is charged with third degree rape. 01/29/2015 02:14 PM
Investigator, Coaches Help Save Man's Life
Utica
It was a normal Monday night basketball game until one of the players, 48-year-old Mark Connor, collapsed court side. Now, a State Police investigator and two Camden High School coaches are credited with saving his life. Alana LaFlore has a play by play of what happened. 01/28/2015 09:50 PM
Jury Chosen in Cal Harris' Murder Trial, Opening Statements Monday
Schoharie County
Twelve jurors and two alternates have been chosen in Cal Harris' murder trial. Opening statements begin Monday. Updated 01/27/2015 11:00 PM
Jurors Hear Alampi in Recording on Day 3 of Trial
Syracuse
In day three of the trial of a Liverpool woman accused in a deadly hit and run crash, jurors heard from the defendant herself. Alicia Alampi did not take the stand, but excerpts from her interview with a detective were played for the jury. Iris St. Meran has more on what Alampi recalled happening back in December 2013. 01/28/2015 08:00 PM