IPD responds to shots fired near Chestnut Hill apartments

IPD responds to shots fired near Chestnut Hill apartments

The Ithaca Police Department is asking for the public's help after getting multiple reports of shots being fired and that two men were observed running away from the scene.

Nick Quattrini
Schuyler Co. Sheriff's Office patrol car crashes during police chase

Schuyler Co. Sheriff's Office patrol car crashes during police chase

Officials say no arrests have been made, but no further information regarding the accident or the chase was given.

Nick Quattrini
Elmira park to be upgraded

Elmira park to be upgraded

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) - A local park in the city of Elmira is getting a big upgrade. The city of Elmira has some big plans for Ernie Davis Park. So far, the city plans on using Community Development Block Grant funds, with hopes of receiving the 2019 Community Grant as well.  "Ernie Davis Park is one of the last parks in the city to be worked on. We originally received money from the state, we worked with the community foundation, creating healthy places in the city. We work...

Ashley Cafaro
NYS Assembly Speaker Heastie discusses EOP with Cornell students

NYS Assembly Speaker Heastie discusses EOP with Cornell students

 Monday, as part of his statewide tour, New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie visited Cortland and Tompkins Counties. 

Caitlin Murphy
Closing arguments heard in rape trial against Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputy

Closing arguments heard in rape trial against Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputy

Monday morning, closing arguments were heard in the trial of a Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputy who was accusing of raping a woman in Lansing in 2013. 

Caitlin Murphy
Retailers scramble as NY moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes

Retailers scramble as NY moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes

Retailers say they believe people sickened by vaping were using black market products, and not the ones they sell.

Charter School Supporters Rally Against Gov. Wolf’s Reform Proposals

Charter School Supporters Rally Against Gov. Wolf’s Reform Proposals

Parents and students of Pennsylvania’s Charter Schools filled the Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg to voice their opposition to Governor Wolf’s proposals to overhaul the charter school system.

Cody Carlson
AP source: New York prosecutors subpoena Trump's tax returns

AP source: New York prosecutors subpoena Trump's tax returns

New York City prosecutors have subpoenaed President Donald Trump's tax returns.  

N.Y. lawmakers to look at expanding access to rural broadband

N.Y. lawmakers to look at expanding access to rural broadband

A group of New York state lawmakers are gathering in Albany to look at ways to expand access to broadband internet access in rural and remote parts of the state.

Olivia Jaquith
Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy

Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy

Purdue Pharma, the company that sells oxycontin has now filed for bankruptcy.

Vanessa Rizzitano
NY finds $1B in hidden transfers by family behind OxyContin

NY finds $1B in hidden transfers by family behind OxyContin

New York state's attorney general contends in court papers that the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used Swiss bank accounts to conceal the transfer of millions of dollars from the company to themselves.

September 13th, 4:56 PM EDT
Propane explosion kills firefighter, injures 6 others

Propane explosion kills firefighter, injures 6 others

 A town official says a propane gas explosion has destroyed a building in Farmington, Maine, and killed a firefighter.

Caitlin Murphy
Salmonella outbreak linked to imported papayas is over

Salmonella outbreak linked to imported papayas is over

The Food and Drug Administration has been warning producers and consumers about the salmonella outbreak involving imported papayas. The FDA says that outbreak is now over.

Olivia Jaquith
Nearly 50,000 UAW workers go on strike against GM, America's biggest automaker

Nearly 50,000 UAW workers go on strike against GM, America's biggest automaker

The United Auto Workers union went out on strike against General Motors Sunday night, the first work stoppage in the US auto industry in 12 years.

MoviePass, the game-changing ticketing service, is shutting down

MoviePass, the game-changing ticketing service, is shutting down

By Frank Pallotta, CNN Business MoviePass, once a revolutionary ticketing service, is temporarily shutting down on Saturday and it's unclear if it will return.

September 13th, 4:40 PM EDT