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Thousands flock to Binghamton for return of Pops on the River Video included

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The Court Street Bridge was packed to watch Pops on the River, an event that returned to Binghamton after a 25 year long break.

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Shots fired in Vestal

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The Broome County Sheriff's Office says shots were fired in Vestal late Thursday night.

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Susquehanna County Pennsylvania business destroyed by fire

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A business in Susquehanna County was destroyed by a fire Thursday evening.

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Tebow exits with injury in Ponies win over Thunder Video included

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Tim Tebow singled and scored the game-winning run before leaving with discomfort in his right hand/wrist in the Binghamton Rumble Ponies 3-2 win over the Trenton Thunder Thursday night.

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Authorities respond to shooting on Doubleday Street in Binghamton

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Authorities responded Thursday night to a shooting in the City of Binghamton.

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Economic boost expected following Chugnut Trail upgrades Video included

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After New York Senator Chuck Schumer and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced funding for Broome County, officials say it's use to extend the Chugnut Trail will have an economic boost.

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Hundreds show for DA's Community Cookout Video included

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Community members came to the George W. Johnson Park to meet local law enforcement and build a stronger relationship.

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Sunrise Terrace residents not giving up on condemned community center

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People who live in the Sunrise Terrace Association in the Town of Dickinson are still fighting for what they call the heart of their neighborhood. 

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42nd Annual Lumberjack Festival about to begin in Deposit Video included

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For a culture that had its heyday in the first half of the 19th century, lumberjacks and logging are alive and well in Deposit. 

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What you need to know about new Medicare cards coming this month

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The Social Security Administration is distributing new Medicare cards starting at the end of this month. The updated card should better protect people's identities. 

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Legislature approves new food service providers for 3 Broome County facilities

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The Broome County Legislature has unanimously passed a resolution to hire new food service providers for Willow Point Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, the Office for Aging and the Broome County Correctional Facility.

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Pharsalia fire displaces family Video included

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Firefighters from six departments responded to a house fire on County Road 10 in Pharsalia Wednesday.

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Sheriff: Search underway for man who pulled gun on officer in Western NY

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Authorities say they're searching for a convicted drug dealer a day after a police officer fired a shot at him during a traffic stop in western New York.

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Broome-Tioga BOCES school officials learn how to help students with trauma Video included

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A group of educators from Broome-Tioga BOCES learned how trauma at home impacts kids in the classroom. 

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Mothers & Babies Perinatal Network spreads infant mortality awareness Video included

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The Mothers and Babies Perinatal Network held a special breakfast at the DoubleTree hotel in Binghamton Thursday.

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CarFit event offers free safety assessment for senior drivers Video included

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The Johnson City Senior Center held a program Thursday with the goal of making sure seniors are safe while driving.

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Horseheads police vehicle hit, investigators believe alcohol involved

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Investigators think alcohol played a role in an early Thursday crash involving a Horseheads Police Department vehicle, according to the Chemung County Sheriff's Office.

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Minor injuries in NYC steam blast

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Mayor Bill de Blasio says asbestos has been found around the aging steam pipe that exploded in Manhattan, but he says the air is safe.

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President Trump 'disagrees' with Russia interview offer

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The Latest on President Donald Trump and Russia.

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Trump administration seeks endangered species rule changes

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The Trump administration wants to change how endangered species are protected by the U.S. government.

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Binghamton apartment fire prompts road closure Video included

No one was hurt in a fire at a Binghamton apartment complex Thursday afternoon, according to the Binghamton Fire Department.

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Saratoga Race Course ready for its 150th meet

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Triple Crown winner Justify won't be running during the 150th meet at Saratoga Race Course, but many of the brightest stars in thoroughbred racing will grace the historic track over the next six-plus weeks.

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Pedestrian hit by commercial vehicle in Ithaca

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Officers with the Ithaca Police Department were called Wednesday night to reports of a crash involving a pedestrian.

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TBT: Deposit Lumberjack Festival in 1992 Video included

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Currently, the Deposit Lumberjack Festival is in its 42nd year. For Throwback Thursday this week, we're taking you back 26 years to the 16th annual Lumberjack Festival in July 1992.

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22 people injured in California military base tent collapse

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Authorities say 22 people have been injured in a tent collapse at a Central California military base.

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Patients treated by Vestal dentist office

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Laylor Family Dental took their patients out to the movies on Wednesday to show appreciation.

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Hoops with Binghamton University creates relationships on and off court Video included

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For four weeks out of the summer both the men's and women's basketball teams invite kids and teens who have special needs to the court

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The Latest: Trump says he told Putin to end election hacking

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Trump is defending his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, promising "big results" and saying Russia has pledged to help with U.S. efforts to denuclearize North Korea. More>>

The Latest: Thai youth soccer team meets with the media Video included

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Members of a Thai youth soccer team who were trapped in a cave have left the hospital where they have been treated since their rescue, and are slated to hold a news conference before they return to their homes. More>>

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers discusses flooding safety at Binghamton University Video included

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The U.S. Army Corps along with other Broome County agencies informed the public the benefits and risks of levee systems and flooding in the Southern Tier.

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Volunteers prepare thousands of halupkies

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Parishoners at St. Cyril's parish prepared thousands of tradittional European halupkis for their 22nd annual summer festival this weekend.

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Local senior center events bring senior citizens together Video included

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Senior centers across Broome County hosted a Hawaiian luncheon. For many regulars, the event meant much more than just special food and music.  

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Power restored to Endicott businesses Video included

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NYSEG crews were working on restoring power to dozens of utility customers in the village of Endicott Wednesday morning.

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How New York could soon make sports bets Video included

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Casinos in Upstate New York are gearing up to take your wager on sports.
 

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Water, animals, critters, take over NYSEG Stadium

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BINGHAMTON (WBNG) -- It was Super Splash Day at NYSEG Stadium but there wasn't just water at the ball park.

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New York teen travels hours away to see Rumble Pony Tim Tebow play at NYSEG Stadium

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There's a limited amount of time left to catch Tim Tebow playing baseball in Binghamton.

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Black smoke billows from Pharsalia fire

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Investigators are looking into what caused an afternoon fire in Pharsalia. 

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Construction is underway for Pops on the River main stage

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Construction for the Pops on the River stage is underway thanks to the efforts of many community organizations that allowed for the stage to be built. 

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Broome County grand jury hands up Endicott rape indictment

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A man is accused of raping and sexually abusing a teenage girl, according to an indictment. 

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CHOW receives massive food donation from local company Video included

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Four tons of food rolled up to the Community Hunger Outreach Warehouse Wednesday morning. All of it was collected by the Columbian Financial Group and its employees to feed the hungry. 

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Southern Tier Independence Center hiring employees to help those in need Video included

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As nice as it is to receive a helping hand, sometimes it's even better to help others in need.

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Construction begins on greenhouse at Windsor school Video included

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Students, staff and employees from a local Lowe's home improvement store have started construction on a greenhouse at Windsor Middle School.

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Solar array up and running in Conklin Video included

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The Broome County solar array located at 399 Broome Corporate Parkway in Conklin is now generating solar electric power. 

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For sale: Housing, medical offices possible uses for Oakdale Mall Sears space Video included

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The inside entrance what used to be Sears in the Oakdale Mall is now unrecognizable, covered by a wall. 

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$150K to extend Chugnut Trail in Broome County

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U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced Wednesday that $150,000 in federal funding is coming to Broome County.

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Camper destroyed in Windsor fire Video included

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Emergency responders were called Wednesday afternoon to a camper fire in Windsor.

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Ford recalls 550K vehicles that can roll away unexpectedly

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Ford is recalling about 550,000 cars and SUVs in North America to fix a gearshift problem that could cause the vehicles to roll away unexpectedly.

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Trial date set for man charged in Binghamton attempted robbery

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A Frackville, Pennsylvania man pleaded not guilty to attempted armed robbery in Broome County Court Wednesday.

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Haunted: Owego's historic Parkview Inn Video included

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A staple in the community, the Owego Parkview Inn, dates back to the 1800's leaving behind what some say is a haunting past. 

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Philadelphia's tax on soda upheld by state Supreme Court

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Pennsylvania's highest court is upholding Philadelphia's tax on sweetened drinks, rejecting a challenge to the soda tax by merchants and the beverage industry.

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  • At least 11 die when duck boat capsizes in Missouri lake

    At least 11 die when duck boat capsizes in Missouri lake

    Friday, July 20 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-07-20 11:26:27 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-07-20 11:51:30 GMT
    (Nathan Papes/The Springfield News-Leader via AP). Emergency responders work at Table Rock Lake after a deadly boat accident in Branson, Mo., Thursday, July 19, 2018. A sheriff in Missouri said a tourist boat has apparently capsized on the lake, leavin...(Nathan Papes/The Springfield News-Leader via AP). Emergency responders work at Table Rock Lake after a deadly boat accident in Branson, Mo., Thursday, July 19, 2018. A sheriff in Missouri said a tourist boat has apparently capsized on the lake, leavin...
    Dive teams will resume searching for five people still missing after a tourist boat capsized and sank in a southwestern Missouri lake.
    Dive teams will resume searching for five people still missing after a tourist boat capsized and sank in a southwestern Missouri lake.
  • Hawaii town hopes lava tourism will bring economic relief

    Hawaii town hopes lava tourism will bring economic relief

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:20:37 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 7:49 AM EDT2018-07-20 11:49:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File). FILE - This Sept. 8, 2014 file photo shows downtown Pahoa, Hawaii. The small, rural town of Pahoa is the gateway to the eruption pouring rivers of lava out of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano. Historic wooden buildings lining it...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File). FILE - This Sept. 8, 2014 file photo shows downtown Pahoa, Hawaii. The small, rural town of Pahoa is the gateway to the eruption pouring rivers of lava out of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano. Historic wooden buildings lining it...
    Authorities in Hawaii want to set up a site where the public can view lava erupting from Kilauea volcano.
    Authorities in Hawaii want to set up a site where the public can view lava erupting from Kilauea volcano.
  • Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

    Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:08:45 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 7:49 AM EDT2018-07-20 11:49:43 GMT
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.
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