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Trump, Media, and Shooting Tragedies: How are They Related?

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By Claudia Bellofatto SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– Eleven lives were lost and several more people were injured after a shooting in a Pittsburgh Synagogue on Sunday. Only days before, two innocent victims were shot to death unexpectedly at a grocery store in Kentucky. Tragedies like these are sadly all too common in 2018. What is […]

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Government, Weather

Local Scientist Opposes Trump’s NOAA Pick, Privatization Of Weather Data

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Listen to learn why Syracuse University Professor Daniel Curewitz opposes President Trump’s pick to lead NOAA.   By Jack Watson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Barry Myers, the CEO of Accuweather, was chosen last week by President Donald Trump to lead the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, a choice that prompted controversy among scientists. Syracuse University […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, Government, Politics

President Trump’s Budget Proposal Causes Concern In Syracuse

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By Robert Schiff SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – President Trump’s budget proposal for 2018 has caused a lot of concern for people in Syracuse. About thirty percent of the city used food stamps in the past year, a benefit that Trump plans on cutting by almost $200 billion over the next ten years. Doris Belden, a cashier […]

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Central New York, Community, Government, Non-profit

Meals on Wheels Sees Flood of Support During National Volunteer Week

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By Olivia Liskowitz SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) It’s National Volunteer Week and the Meals on Wheels in downtown Syracuse has seen an outpouring of support. One of the biggest reasons for the support, however, is President Donald Trump’s proposed budget. If approved, the budget would cut $300,000, or about one-third, of the local chapter’s current budget. This presents […]

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Arts, Central New York, Community, Government

President Trump’s New Budget Cuts on Arts Bring Out Reactions From Locals

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By Lisa Nho SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — As the newest President of the United States, Donald Trump has recently unveiled his first budget plan. To balance out the national budget, the President would increase spending for certain government agencies but would decrease spending for other popular programs: defense spending would increase while community program spending would then decrease. President […]

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Central New York, Community, Government, Non-profit, Politics

Support Groups And Events Help Ease Isolationism in LGBTQ Community

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By Anthony Mazzini SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — One of the biggest concerns within the LGBTQ community is isolationism, and with the new Trump administration, which is composed of many anti-LGBTQ cabinet members and has cracked down on LGBTQ rights, isolationism is something to keep an eye on, said Kim Dill, executive director of SAGE […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Government, Politics

Onondaga County advises to not take selfies in booths this election day

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By Brianna Adams, SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News)—A lawsuit has been taken to the Federal Court in New York City to end a ban on voting booth selfies. Taking a selfie in the voting booth with a ballot has gotten some people in trouble, including actor and singer Justin Timberlake. Laws in several states ban sharing photos […]

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Business

Dow futures stabilize

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By Jeddy Johnson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Last night the stock markets panicked when it became clear that Donald Trump would be the president-elect of the United States. At one point, Dow futures fell nearly 900 points, but a sense of calm returned by early Wednesday morning when the Dow gained 200 points. According […]

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Politics

Students and Staff Protest at Syracuse University and SUNY ESF Over the Rise in Hate Related Incidents

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By Steven Krainin SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– Around a thousand students and staff at Syracuse University and SUNY ESF protested Wednesday to speak out against the rise in hate related incidents. Many of those protesters believe that President-Elect Donald Trump has fanned the flames this election cycle. According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, there […]

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Central New York, Government, Politics

Local LGBT Community Member Worried About Election Result

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By Dan Silverman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — As an openly gay student at Syracuse University, Matt Gehring is worried about how the results of this year’s Presidential election will affect him. His first reaction to Trump winning was fear of the unknown, and while he’s worried about Trump’s policies, it’s the culture he believes Trump’s presidency will […]

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Business, Consumer, Government, Politics

Donald Trump’s Presidential Campaign Might be Harming His Brand, Not Helping It

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By David Edelstein SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Although he has been the center of many controversies over the past weeks and months, Donald Trump said his presidential campaign will help his brand, even if he loses the election. But a number of surveys have been released throughout 2016 that provide evidence against Trump’s claim, showing that Trump Hotels […]

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