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Who follows which NFL team? Let's check Twitter
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:30:12 -0700

There is only one county in the entire state of New York where Jets fans outnumber Giants fans. Cortland County -- home of the Jets' annual training camp -- take a bow. Nearby Hamilton County, meanwhile, owes us an explanation. It houses more New England Patriots fans than those who root for either of the New York teams. That's all according to Twitter, of course, our modern-day source of truth ...

Miles, Scola lead Pacers past Hornets, 88-79
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:17:37 -0700

C.J. Miles scored 23 points, Luis Scola had 15 points and 12 rebounds and the Indiana Pacers beat the Charlotte Hornets 88-79 on Thursday night in the preseason finale for both teams.

CNY agencies among 36 eliminated in bill Cuomo signed
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:21:56 -0700

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill that will eliminate 36 urban-renewal and industrial-development agencies (IDAs) that are inactive or no longer needed, including 10 in areas of Central New York.

15 counties urge New York to defend the poor
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:16:54 -0700

A group of 15 upstate New York counties is urging the state to take over their responsibility for providing lawyers for the poor in criminal cases.

Despite Improvements, North Country Jobless Rates Remain High
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:02:56 -0700

The north country's unemployment picture improved between August and September, but St. Lawrence County continues to have the highest jobless rate in upstate New York.

Joan Rivers died of "therapeutic complication" of medical procedure
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:09:40 -0700

The New York City medical examiner says Joan Rivers died from low blood oxygen during a medical procedure.

TUNE INTO KBTV FOX 4 AT 5:30 pm
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:22:46 -0700

What we're covering on Fox News at 5:30 pm Businesses on Boston Avenue in Nederland pay tribute to a couple they lost yesterday. Beaumont police had a stand-off with an armed, 65-year-old man in a northwest Beaumont house. The Jefferson County Medical Society huddles with area officials to discuss how ready we are in Southeast Texas should an Ebola crisis arise. ...

ENT and Allergy Associates® Goes Long Term on Long Island
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 03:41:57 -0700

Today, the otolaryngology and allergy group announced it has reached agreement on a long term lease and construction of a brand new, state-of-the-art 10,146+ square foot facility in Port Jefferson, NY. (PRWeb October 14, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12244531.htm

Man charged with arson in fire at Woodlawn HS
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:51:12 -0700

Birmingham police have charged a man with two counts of arson in connection to the fires set at Woodlawn High School on Thursday morning.

Suspects in Bourbon St. dancer's murder to be tried separately
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:01:26 -0700

Terry Speaks and Margaret Sanchez will be tried separately for the murder and dismemberment of Jaren Lockhart.