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Government, Public Safety, Transportation

NCC Knows: Real ID Explained

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By Stefan Oliva and Benjamin Ekpenyong SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – NCC Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2018 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School. Explainer journalism clarifies the more complex facets of news stories, provides deeper background, or explains in greater detail how something that’s been in the news works […]

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Technology

NCC Knows: What is Bitcoin?

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Video Transcript By Matt St. Jean and Frank DeLuca, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Have a questions? We have the answers. NCC Knows is an investigative unit researching all of today’s conundrums through the use of “explainer” stories. These stories take the time to break down complex issues and make sure you are armed with […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Health, Non-profit, Sports

Former professional boxer teaches heart health to inner-city youth

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Video Transcript: Fight for Hearts Script Matt St. Jean SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Workout music and children’s laughter filled the room at the Boys and Girls Club in downtown Syracuse as the kids participated in a non-contact boxing class conducted by a local non-profit, Fight for Hearts. Founder of Fight for Hearts, former professional boxer and […]

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Health, Syracuse

Misconceptions of Getting the Flu Shot

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Video Transcript: Flu Shot Script By Erica Pieschke SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – NCC Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2018 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School. Explainer journalism clarifies the more complex facets of news stories, provides deeper background, or explains in greater detail how something that’s been in […]

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Central New York

NCC Knows: All About Credit Scores

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By Mary Peters SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — NCC Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2018 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School.  Explainer journalism clarifies the more complex facets of news stories, provides deeper background, or explains in greater detail how something that’s been in the news […]

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Central New York

Cheerleading: On the Road to becoming a Medaling Sport

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VideoTranscript By Epiphany Catling, Monica Ortiz SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Newhouse Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2018 Broadcast and Digital graduate students at the Newhouse School.  Explainer journalism clarifies the more complex facets of news stories, provide deeper background, or explain in greater detail how something that’s been in the news […]

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Filming the Carrier Dome (c) 2018 Tommy Farrell
Central New York, Sports, Syracuse

Transforming the Carrier Dome

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Video Transcript: Farrell Dudley Carrier Dome Script REVISED By Tommy Farrell & Tyler Dudley SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – NCC Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2018 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School. Explainer journalism clarifies the more complex facets of news stories, provides deeper background, or explains in greater […]

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Central New York, Sports, Syracuse, Things to do, Weather

Syracuse Speed Skaters Produce Talented Athletes

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By Katie Benoit SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Winter Olympics are underway, and one sport has some talented athletes right here in Syracuse. Two skaters got their start Syracuse Speed Skating before making the Olympic trials. Cherise Wilkins is now a coach after her successful career as a long-and short- track skater. Wilkins competed […]

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Pat Penfield sits on top of Baldwinsville Central School District Sign (c) 2017 Pat Penfield
Central New York, Community, Education, Feature, Government, Politics

Eighteen-Year-Old Baldwinsville Grad Runs for Board of Education

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Video transcript: Farrell PKG1 Script REVISED   By Tommy Farrell Baldwinsville, N.Y. (NCC News) —Pat Penfield announced his candidacy for the Baldwinsville Central School District’s Board of Education on January 25. Penfield graduated from Baker High School in Baldwinsville last year and is currently a freshman at Syracuse University. “I have lived in Baldwinsville for […]

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Central New York, Community, Feature

Syracuse man’s story inspires community to feed homeless

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Video transcript: VENKATARAMAN FEEDING HOMELESS by Karthik Venkataraman (NCC News)– It’s hard to hit the reset button on your life, but for one Syracuse man, it’s what’s he had to do to save himself from death. Every Saturday for more than two years, Al-Amin Muhammad’s organization We Rise Above the Streets has delivered hundreds of […]

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Central New York, Community, Crime, Education, Public Safety, Syracuse

Sheriff’s Department Disability Training

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By Stefan Oliva SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Department is leading its Central New York Regional Law Enforcement Academy for a new class of recruits. They just finished the disabilities portion of their training. Their academy is open to all recruits who want to be police officers in Onondaga County. Forty-two potential […]

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Central New York, Sports

Archery Instructor Shares Knowledge With Children

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By Matt D’Ambrosi FULTON, N.Y. (NCC News) — During the past three winters, Eric Broekhuizen has taught children archery at the Pathfinder Fish and Game Club in Fulton. Throughout this past February, Broekhuizen taught kids archery at the club over the course of four sessions. The age range of the children he taught was five to 13. Broekhuizen, himself, however, didn’t […]

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