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Central New York

GOP Healthcare Bill Expected To Have Big Impact On Central New Yorkers

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By Raymond Marek SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– President Trump is hoping to follow through with his campaign promise to repeal Obamacare and implement a new healthcare bill. What stands in the way now is Congress. After months of deliberation, house democrats and republicans are expected to vote on the new American Healthcare Act tomorrow. If passed, the bill […]

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Central New York

Syracuse Teen Hit By Former DA Investigator Battles For His Life

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By Raymond Marek SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– The Syracuse teenager hit with a car by a former Onondaga County District Attorney investigator is not expected to survive, according to family members. Seth Collier, 18, was left lying on the city street unconscious and is currently on life support at Upstate University Hospital, the family said. He was walking […]

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Central New York , Environment , Government

EPA Cuts Could Affect Onondaga Lake

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By Stephen Milewski SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  President Donald Trump’s proposed budget cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency could hit home in Central New York. These cuts could have an effect on state environmental projects such as the clean-up of the Onondaga Lake, the most polluted lake in the United States. President Trump’s budget proposal […]

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Consumer , Technology

WikiLeaks Publishes Thousands of Classified Documents

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By Lauren Anderson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – WikiLeaks has published thousands of documents revealing secrets about CIA practices. Officials say the revealed files were classified, and included information that the CIA uses hacking tools to break in to targeted computers, cellphones, and even smart TVs. The hacking tools appeared to affect desktop and laptop computers […]

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Community , History , holiday , International

International Women’s Day Rallies Take Place Around the World

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By Lauren Anderson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Today many women around the world are staying home from work and wearing red in support of International Women’s Day. “A Day Without a Woman” is organized by the same women who put together the Women’s March, the day after President Trump’s inauguration. U.S. spokeswoman Cassady Findlay said […]

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Central New York

Syracuse Joins Other Campuses to Observe International Women’s Day

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By Regan Spencer SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Every year, March 8th marks International Women’s Day.  It’s observed across the world in a variety of different ways, from parades and rallies to other, quieter forms of activism. Following the Women’s March in Washington D.C. earlier this year, one of the largest political demonstrations in recent history, […]

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Central New York , Sports

Fate of the Carrier Dome Depends on the Campus Framework’s Plan

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By Jordan Jennings Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)  —The fate of the Carrier Dome depends on the plans of Syracuse University’s campus framework project. The University reached out to the campus community to get feedback on the ongoing project. The dome is potentially the biggest transformation in question. The project could potentially displace teams and interfere with […]

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Central New York , Community , Jobs

Tax Break for New Student Housing Near Marshall Street

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By Jordan Jennings Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)  —The Marshall Street student-apartment project received a $1.7 million-dollar tax break. The project will demolish the one story structure on S. Crouse Ave. near Marshall Street and build a 287-bed student apartment. The new eight-story building includes a retail space on the first floor. According to Jared Hutter the […]

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