Police investigating overnight robbery in Ithaca's west end

Police investigating overnight robbery in Ithaca's west end

The Ithaca Police Department announced Monday that they are investigating a report of a robbery in today's early morning hours. Police say a male victim was approached at about 3am in the 500 block of West State Street who initially asked for a cigarette, but then demanded the victim's property.

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Four Cornell players named to Canadian women's hockey team for Sochi Olympics

Four Cornell players named to Canadian women's hockey team for Sochi Olympics

Hockey Canada has revealed the roster for the national women's team for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games to be held in Sochi in February, and four recent Cornell University players have made the cut. Lauriane Rougeau and Laura Fortino will be on Team Canada's defense, and Rebecca Johnston and Brianne Jenner are on the offensive squad.

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Blood drives this week will help keep blood available through the holidays

Blood drives this week will help keep blood available through the holidays

With Christmas around the corner, the American Red Cross says they're experiencing their usual holiday season lag in blood donations. "Busy schedules are leading to less blood on the shelves." Donation opportunities this week and in January are a chance to help keep the supply intact.

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The Target credit card breach: What do you need to know?

The Target credit card breach: What do you need to know?

If you shopped at a Target store between Thanksgiving and this Monday, using a credit or debit card for payment, your account information has been compromised. This morning, the popular discount retailer revealed that a data breach in their systems had compromised the security of some 40 million credit cards and debit cards that were used by customers over the last few weeks. Target is working with the Secret Service to investigate, and they're urging customers to watch their accounts closely.

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Police investigating death of man found in store bathroom

Police investigating death of man found in store bathroom

A man found unconscious in a public rest room in downtown Ithaca on Tuesday was pronounced dead at Cayuga Medical Center after police and rescue personnel were unable to revive him. The Ithaca Police Department said Tuesday afternoon that they will be investigating the death.

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Ithaca police turn to community to identify masked individual

Ithaca police turn to community to identify masked individual

Do you know this masked man? The Ithaca Police Department announced Monday morning that they'd appreciate the community's help in identifying a person who was photographed last Thursday morning by an ATM in Downtown Ithaca.

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City will clear The Jungle, Mayor says after tent fire victim succumbs to severe burn injuries

City will clear The Jungle, Mayor says after tent fire victim succumbs to severe burn injuries

The 53-year-old man who suffered serious burns in a tent fire on Wednesday afternoon at "The Jungle" has died of his injuries, police say. The previously unidentified man has now been identified as Richard Sherman.

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Late-night traffic stop lands three in jail when police find stolen firearms

Late-night traffic stop lands three in jail when police find stolen firearms

Three men were remanded to Tompkins County Jail after a late-night traffic stop led to police discovering stolen firearms in the vehicle. The arrests came after Cornell University police officers stopped a car in the wee hours of Tuesday morning.

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Victim of Jungle fire in critical condition with serious burns, say police

Victim of Jungle fire in critical condition with serious burns, say police

The man reported as injured in a tent fire this afternoon at "The Jungle" was transported to a regional burn center in critical condition after initial treatment at Cayuga Medical Center, according to the Ithaca Police Department. The 53-year-old suffered serious burns on his upper body.

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One injured in fire at the Jungle tent camp in Ithaca's West End

One injured in fire at the Jungle tent camp in Ithaca's West End

The Ithaca Fire Department is working to extinguish a tent fire at "The Jungle," a tent camp inhabited by otherwise homeless people in Ithaca's West End. IFD public information officer Thomas T. Basher Jr. says one person has been injured and is being transported to the hospital.

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