Fire Chiefs who know they're dealing with truss type construction can alert crews to attack the fire from the exterior of the building, avoiding a potentially deadly scenario.
State Police have identified an 80-year-old man who died after being struck by a flatbed truck in the Cortland County village of McGraw.
Multiple news agencies are reporting that a patient in Dallas, Texas, has been diagnosed with the Ebola virus.
The Human Society is offering a $1,000 reward as part of an effort to catch a suspect – or suspects – responsible for shooting two cats in Cortland County.
More than 200 dogs and 50 cats were found at the home of an animal control officer in Tully, according to the SPCA.
Two victims who were taken to Upstate University Hospital after a deadly Tompkins County crash involving an ATV and a motorcycle have passed away.
State Police are investigating a farming accident that took the life of a Lansing man on Monday.
NewsChannel 9 has learned the 174th Attack Wing could be flying its MQ-9 Reaper drones from Hancock Airport sooner than expected. A NUAIR official says he fully expects the 174th to have FAA approval for these flights within a year, if not sooner.
Manlius Police have arrested three suspects who they believe used a forged credit card at a Kohl’s location in Fayetteville.
New York State's acting health commissioner has sent two letters to the U.S. Department of Justice, asking for permission to import limited amounts of marijuana from other states to New York.
A Holland Patent school principal with a history of drinking and driving was arrested with a blood alcohol content of .18 – more than double the legal limit – over the weekend, police say.
National Grid says natural gas heating customers in upstate New York could see an overall reduction of 10 percent or more on their total natural gas bill this winter compared to last year, while electricity customers are projected to see bills that are 3 percent to 9 percent lower than last winter, depending on where they live.
Owners at Critz Farm say harsh weather and increased sales took a bite out of the apple-picking season.
Cornell University announced on Tuesday that it had appointed its first female president in school history.
(Tuesday Evening, September 30, 2014) A few showers and thunderstorms are not out of the question Tuesday evening. Temperatures remain steady above normal despite extra cloud cover Wednesday.
The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office is trying to identify a man who they say uses FaceTime to subject female victims to lewd acts.
The state is in the process of sending out tax rebate checks and we've heard from some of you that scammers are trying to take advantage of this.
Since the economic downturn, we became a nation of savers, too traumatized by the economy to buy anything but the bare necessities. However, Americans are starting to spend again.
Syracuse Police confirmed on Tuesday that a second man has died after a crash on West Seneca Turnpike.
An Auburn man was arrested with approximately 600 bags of heroin, according to the Finger Lakes Drug Task Force.
Two people were killed after a FedEx truck and a car crashed in the Oswego County town of Granby on Monday afternoon.
A Syracuse man accused of shooting and killing the co-owner of a pizza shop on the city’s South Side rejected a plea deal on Tuesday.
Syracuse Police have responded to a total of 16 shootings with injuries over the past 60 days – and 46 percent of those calls originated in the Kirk Park neighborhood.
As part of her whirlwind visit to the Salt City as part of a special ceremony at the Newhouse School on the SU campus, Oprah Winfrey has stopped by the Mary Nelson Youth Center, where she donated $100,000.
Syracuse Police confirmed on Monday afternoon that the victim in a Friday night shooting at Kirk Park has died.
The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office has identified a man who was killed when his car crashed head-on with a dump truck in the town of Cato on Monday.
Apple has been taking a lot of heat with reports that its new iPhone 6 phones bend under pressure. Consumer Reports wanted to bring some science to the matter to find how much force it takes for the iPhone 6 to bend and not bend back.
At long last the Northwest Family YMCA in Baldwinsville is being built. Saturday, the "Y" will host a community preview party open to anyone curious about the facility.
Although he was exonerated by a grand jury investigation into a crash at a Canandaigua speedway that took the life of a North Country driver, Tony Stewart told the media on Monday that the incident continues to affect him.
Since 2010 the number of homeless family members in Onondaga County doubled.
Sentencing has been postponed for a Connecticut man who pleaded guilty to his role in a deadly hit-and-run on Electronics Parkway.
Oprah Winfrey has arrived on the Syracuse University campus for the grand re-opening of the newly renovated SI Newhouse School of Public Communications.
See highlights of Oprah's visit to Syracuse University for the Newhouse building dedication, and her visit to the Mary Nelson Youth Center.
A town of Constantia woman has been arrested after reports that she allowed a 4-year-old to “roam about her neighborhood unsupervised on many occasions.”
A 9-year-old boy is in the hospital after he was hit by a car in Syracuse on Sunday afternoon.
Two teenagers were caught on the roof of a business trying to steal thousands of dollars worth of property, a third person got away, according to Ithaca police.
This week on Newsmakers with Dan Cummings, Dan talks with Sharon Contreras, Superintendent of the Syracuse City School District.
A Syracuse woman is on life support at Upstate University Hospital after being shot late Friday night at Kirk Park.
Syracuse Orange lose to the Fighting Irish 31-15
Syracuse police have identified the victims in Thursday's fatal car crash on West Seneca Turnpike.
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An emergency helicopter was called to the scene of an industrial accident in the town of Fabius on Friday evening.
A motorcyclist suffered critical injuries after being thrown approximately 30 feet after crashing into a sedan in the Madison County town of Lenox, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
Make-A-Wish helped make the dreams of a 5-year-old boy come true.
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One day after Governor Cuomo's office told NewsChannel 9 exclusively that New York will replace all peeling license plates free of charge -- DMV Commissioner is speaking up.
A young man from Syracuse has become a positive role model for dozens of young boys in the city.
Onondaga County health officials are trying to locate several children who were seen playing with a bat that tested positive for rabies.
The big unveiling is nearly here for one of the top athletic complexes in the area. Cicero-North Syracuse High School is planning a spirit week leading up to next Friday's reopening of its facility, complete with a ceremony and ribbon cutting.
A number of Utica-area schools were locked down after a man dressed as a woman used a gun to rob a bank on Friday, according to police.