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Penn State frat hazing death trial scheduled for February

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Members of a Penn State University fraternity charged in connection with the death of a pledge after a night of hazing and drinking are scheduled to go to trial early next year.

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Health officials warn of new species of tick found in state

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Public health and agriculture officials are warning New York residents, farms and visitors to take precautions outdoors as a new tick species has been found in the state.

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Community helps put together Pops on the River after a 25-year hiatus

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Pops on the River is making a big return after 25 years, but it wouldn't have been possible if it weren't for some help.

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Brindisi calls out Tenney at Owego town hall Video included

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On Tuesday State Representative Anthony Brindisi held a public town hall meeting at the Countryside Community Center in Owego, where he spoke about Congresswoman Claudia Tenney's lack of availability to her constituents. 

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State gives $20 million for Binghamton-Johnson City sewer project Video included

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Binghamton Mayor Rich David says the grant will keep more money in your pocket in the long run.

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Vestal family harassed by phone scammers

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A Vestal woman received a voice mail on Monday afternoon from phone scammers posing as the Internal Revenue Service.  

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Cuomo outraises Nixon, but questions about donors linger

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is easily outpacing Democratic primary challenger Cynthia Nixon in campaign contributions but can't shake questions about some donors.

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Survey results: Tioga County substance abuse in teens Video included

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Tioga County Allies in Substance Abuse Prevention on Tuesday released findings of a 2017 survey.

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Volunteer firefighters gear up in Broome County boot camp Video included

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Volunteer firefighters in our area and beyond have geared up for a two-week boot camp.

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The Latest: Schumer blasts President Trump for backpedalling on Russia

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The Latest on President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Ex-New York senator and son convicted of bribery, extortion

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A former New York state Senate leader and his son have been convicted of bribery and extortion charges at their federal corruption trial.

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Firefighters: No one hurt in fiery New Milford blaze Video included

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Firefighters tell 12 News no one was home when flames broke out at a home in Susquehanna County early Tuesday.

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Firefighters battle house fire in S. Waverly Video included

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Firefighters were called to a house fire in Bradford County Tuesday afternoon.

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Well-known Chenango Valley teacher passes away

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The family of Cyril Keltos of Binghamton says he died at the age of 78 Sunday after a battle with cancer.

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Grand jury clears officer who shot, wounded man near Albany

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A grand jury has cleared a police officer who shot and wounded a man during a traffic stop in upstate New York.

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Broome County looking for new Parks and Recreation director

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Broome County Executive Jason Garnar says the search is on for someone to manage the Broome County Parks and Recreation Department. 

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NY among 4 blue states sue Washington over GOP tax overhaul

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New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Maryland are suing the federal government over the Republican-led tax overhaul.

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WEDNESDAY AT 11: Is Owego's Parkview Inn haunted? Video included

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We'll take you inside the inn to retrace its history and hear the legends of its haunting spirits.

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Minor injuries reported after Binghamton crash Video included

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Three vehicles were involved in a crash on Brandywine Avenue Tuesday morning, according to the Binghamton Police Department.

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Chemical spill cleaned up at Whitney Point High School Video included

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Emergency responders are on the scene of a chemical spill at Whitney Point High School.

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Little Italy Endicott to host Ethnic Festival this weekend

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Little Italy Endicott announced that an Ethnic Festival will be held this Saturday, July 21 at George W. Johnson Park.

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Utz recalls Carolina Style Barbeque Potato Chips

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Utz Quality Foods, LLC. has issued a voluntary recall of select expiration dates of Utz Carolina Style Barbeque Potato Chips due to undeclared soy allergen. 

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PHOTOS: NYPD has fun with #WorldEmojiDay

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Click through the slideshow to see photos posted by the department on Twitter Tuesday.

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More prescription drug drop-off boxes popping up in the area to help save lives Video included

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Apalachin Pharmacy added a new prescription drug drop-off box in addition to local police departments to help keep unwanted drugs out of the wrong hands.

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LUMA Projection Arts Festival continues to grow in Binghamton Video included

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Those projection mapping exhibits includes LUMA's biggest project yet. According to Bernard 17 projectors, instead of the usual five, will illuminate the George R. Harvey Justice Building on Hawley Street. It will take viewers through an immersive story of a person from the 1980's exploring what the future has to offer. It's called The Neon Unconscious.

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The Latest: Trump tweets US, Russia 'must get along'

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President Donald Trump is claiming credit for bolstering NATO as he heads into a day of meetings with Russia's Vladimir Putin. More>>

Poverty funding to benefit Binghamton High School Video included

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After 12 organizations in the Binghamton area received nearly $1 million in funding, 12 News investigated where exactly that money is going.

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Community mourns the loss of former Binghamton Senators goalie Ray Emery Video included

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Hamilton Police say Ray Emery, a former NHL goalie drowned in his hometown in Hamilton, Ontario.

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State Police and local officials roll out seat belt safety program at state parks Video included

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State police and local law enforcement are cracking down on seat belt safety at state parks during the summer months. 

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Local ice cream store now has beer, hard cider options Video included

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A Sherburne ice cream shop now offers a new treat for its customers. 

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Local politicians react to summit with Russia

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While some supported President Donald Trump's decision to meet with Putin, others believe it's dangerous for our nation.

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BU police chief shares photos of custom car bought for grandson's birthday Video included

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Any three-year old would want to drive these wheels around. 

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How the United Way of Broome County will use a $6,500 donation from Weis Video included

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The United Way of Broome County is getting a boost from a grocery store chain.

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Prime time: A day of deals at Amazon

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Amazon is extending its annual "Prime Day" promotion to 36 hours this year.

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NY sends college students to aid Puerto Rico rebuilding

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A third set of 100 New York college students and construction workers is headed to Puerto Rico to help rebuilding after Hurricane Maria's heavy blow to the island last year.

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Finland protests: Human rights for all _ and save the planet

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Activists used the summit in Helsinki between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin to hold two days of high-profile protests in the Finnish capital over a variety of grievances. More>>

Crews battle fire at metal scrapyard in Binghamton

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Emergency responders were called to a fire at Ben Weitsman & Son Inc. in Binghamton on Monday. 

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WATCH: Details of LUMA Fest 2018 announced

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Monday afternoon, organizers announced details of the 4th Annual LUMA Projection Arts Festival in downtown Binghamton.

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Johnson City police: Investigators believe 2 suspects were firing shots at each other Video included

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12 News has learned new details related to a shots fired investigation in Johnson City.

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Police find driver who they say ran off after crash in Vestal

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Officials say police have found the driver of a motorcycle who ran off after a crash in Vestal. 

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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Mail carrier sees 5 bears at customer's home in Barton Video included

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A United States Postal Service worker spotted a shocking sight in Tioga County on Saturday.

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BOCES students get sneak peek of Grassroots Festival with visit from 'Cortadito' Video included

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Some BOCES students got a taste of a special concert Monday morning.

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WATCH: Presidents Trump, Putin address the media in Finland

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U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin address the media following Monday's summit in Helsinki, Finland.

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Pennsylvania mother accused of killing baby with drug-laced breast milk

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Prosecutors say a Pennsylvania mother killed her 11-week-old son with a lethal mix of drugs in her breastmilk.

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Convoy to honor fallen State Trooper Nicholas Clark

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Community members across New York State are continuing to show an outpouring of support for the Clark family, after State Trooper Nicholas Clark was fatally shot in the line of duty.

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Rush on for casinos to start sports bets before football

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New Jersey gambling regulators are warning casinos to submit their plans for sports betting by Monday or risk not being approved in time for the start of football season.

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Swimmer beware: Pennsylvania drownings highlight river risks

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Several recent drownings across Pennsylvania are highlighting the hot-weather danger posed by the commonwealth's tens of thousands of miles of rivers and creeks.

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Town hall meeting held for West Endicott Fire Department at risk of closing Video included

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Officials from the West Endicott Fire Department say without more young volunteers, they may have to close their department at the end of the year.

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Car owners come together for annual 'Cars in the Park' event Video included

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Car owners revved their engines at the 46th annual 'Cars in the Park' event at Hickories Park in Owego on Sunday.

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Local Little League hopes to bring state tournament to Southern Tier Video included

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Just two years after Maine-Endwell won the Little League World Series in 2016, the town is looking bring some of that World Series excitement to the Southern Tier.

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Two car crash slows traffic on I-81 north near Marathon

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Traffic is slowed on Interstate 81 northbound between Exit 8 - NY 26 to Exit 9 - US 11 due to a two car crash, according to the Broome County Sheriff's Office. 

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  • Elon Musk apologizes for calling rescue diver a pedophile

    Elon Musk apologizes for calling rescue diver a pedophile

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:50:28 GMT
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    Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.
    Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.
  • Ex-FBI chief Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

    Ex-FBI chief Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:40 AM EDT2018-07-18 08:40:43 GMT
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    James Comey, the FBI director who was fired last year by President Donald Trump, is urging voters to support Democrats in November's midterm elections.
    James Comey, the FBI director who was fired last year by President Donald Trump, is urging voters to support Democrats in November's midterm elections.
  • Arizona Senate candidate shot mother, speaks on gun control

    Arizona Senate candidate shot mother, speaks on gun control

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:22:16 GMT
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    A Republican Arizona state Senate candidate is shocking gun control advocates by sharing details about shooting and killing his mother in apparent self-defense more than 50 years ago.
    A Republican Arizona state Senate candidate is shocking gun control advocates by sharing details about shooting and killing his mother in apparent self-defense more than 50 years ago.
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