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Chris Cornell – “Nearly Forgot my Broken Heart”

Our first taste of the Soundgarden frontman’s upcoming solo album – his first in 6 years, “Higher Truth”.  Produced by…

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Jason Isbell – “24 Frames”

The former guitarist for Athens’ sweethearts Drive-By Truckers split from the group, got sober, and found country-avant producer David Cobb.…

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X-Ambassadors – “Renegades”

X Ambassadors is an American alt-rock band from right here in Ithaca! X Ambassadors began as a band titled simply Ambassadors,…

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Temperance Movement – “Take It Back”

British rock band The Temperance Movement recorded their album in the space of just four days in 2013.  According to…

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Decemberists – “Wrong Year”

The Decemberists have shared “The Wrong Year”, another new song from their new album “What a Terrible World, What a…

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Hozier – “Work Song”

Hozier released his self-titled album in September 2014.  It had five singles including the smash hit “Take Me to Church”,…

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Mumford & Sons – “Believe”

New music from Mumford & Sons is here!  …and with an all-new sound… The band released their first new single,…

Lifestyle

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Your heart might be ‘older’ than you are

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Three out of four U.S. adults have a predicted "heart age" that is older than they are, putting them at increased risk for heart attacks and strokes.

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‘Consumer Reports’ calls out the ‘worst’ cars of 2015

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With descriptions like "klutzy" and "cheap," these vehicles should go back to the drawing board.

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The ‘tummy tuck’ that saved a hand

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An 87-year-old Texas man had an unusual surgery to save a hand that was badly burned in an accident: Doctors sewed his hand to his belly and left it under a pocket of tissue for three weeks to give it time to heal and form a new blood supply.

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McDonald’s all-day breakfast is coming next month

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Breakfastarians rejoice as the Golden Arches announces you'll soon be able to buy an egg McMuffin at dinner time.

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‘Barbie Jeep Girl’ is a living legend

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After getting her license suspended for a DWI, a Texas State student found a new, four-wheeled way to get around campus.

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Don’t take selfies at an arson you started

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Court documents say a man who burned down a Maryland house in a jealous rage went back to the site and took selfies in front of the ruins.

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Pot dispensary goes up in smoke

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It took more than 100 firefighters to extinguish this "highly" suspicious blaze.

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The bicycle bank bandit gets busted

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Federal prosecutors in Missouri say Shaun Christopher Becker robbed six banks and used a bicycle as his getaway ride.

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Scholarship gives new meaning ‘higher education’

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A Colorado county is thinking about setting up the world's first public college funded with marijuana money.

Viral Videos

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Stephen Colbert takes on Jeb Bush’s VIP ticket offer

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For a $3 campaign donation, you can enter a raffle for a VIP ticket to the very first "Late Show With Stephen Colbert." Great idea ... but maybe you should have asked the show host first.

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How to make work better

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Some of these tips are actually helpful ... but mostly they're just hilarious.

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WATCH: Truck vs. Tree

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Witness the power!

National

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Shrinking U.S. trade gap shows economy’s underlying strength

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The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.

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Kentucky clerk jailed for denying same-sex marriage licenses

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The clerk has refused to issue licenses to any couples, gay or straight, since the U.S. Supreme Court in June ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry under the U.S. Constitution, citing her beliefs as an Apostolic Christian.

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Obama scores policy win in securing votes for Iran nuclear deal

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U.S. President Barack Obama scored a major foreign policy victory by securing enough Senate votes to protect the Iran nuclear deal in Congress, but Republicans pledged to keep up their fight against the pact with new sanctions on Tehran.

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U.S. police slayings raise pressure on officers at time of tension

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Experts caution that the number of police killed on duty this year is not out of the ordinary, and the reasons behind the deaths are a complicated mix of factors that go well beyond the current climate.

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U.S. Army to open elite Ranger School to all genders

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The U.S. Army said on Wednesday it would open its elite Ranger School to all soldiers regardless of gender, after two women made history last month by becoming the first to pass the grueling leadership course.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Stephen Colbert takes on Jeb Bush’s VIP ticket offer

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For a $3 campaign donation, you can enter a raffle for a VIP ticket to the very first "Late Show With Stephen Colbert." Great idea ... but maybe you should have asked the show host first.

Music News

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Alabama Shakes star releases new LP

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Brittany Howard has wasted no time following up Alabama Shakes' new record, "Sound and Color," releasing an 10-track, self-titled new LP.

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Jack White to play on Colbert’s ‘Late Show’

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Jack White's band The Dead Weather are to give their first live performance in five years.

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Want to buy Pink Floyd’s flying pig? Too late

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Algie the flying pig is no longer up for sale -- going back to the band instead.

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Swift leads winners but West, Cyrus rule the VMAs

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Taylor Swift may have won the most Moonmans on Sunday but it was her reunion with rapper Kanye West on the MTV Video Music Awards stage that stole the show, as West declared he will run for the U.S. presidency in 2020.

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10 of the most memorable MTV Video Music Awards moments

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Since debuting in 1984, the MTV Video Music Awards have prided themselves on being a stage for all things hip - and often - controversial.

Entertainment News

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Chris Evans makes ‘Marvel’-ous directoral debut

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The "Before We Go" director talks about pulling his film together and how being in the Marvel world makes it easier to get movies off the ground.

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Love Hulu but hate the ads?

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Hulu is rolling out an ad-free version of its subscription service.

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Cate Blanchett to play Lucille Ball in new biopic

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The movie will chronicle the entertainer's 20-year marriage to Desi Arnaz, her "I Love Lucy" co-star.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 3

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Here's a look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Gary Busey, Tamar Braxton round out new ‘DWTS’ cast

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The 21st season of "Dancing With The Stars" promises to be a wild ride.

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Was ‘Concussion’ altered to avoid angering the NFL?

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Hacked Sony emails appear to show that the m arketing plans for the movie were positioned to focus on the story of a whistle-blower, rather than a condemnation of the sport.

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Finger Lakes Grassroots Festival of Music and Dance

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The Finger Lakes Grassroots Festival of Music & Dance celebrates 25 years!

A Special Message to Charleston

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The United Way of Tompkins County and our community came together in a show of support to the people of Charleston on Friday, 6/26/15.

Thanks For Your Support!

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Thank you for your generous support of the Cans Along Cayuga program. We couldn’t have done it without you!

“Odd Days with The Blind Spots!”

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One of Ithaca’s favorite bands is hitting the road for their southern tour.  We asked if we could catch a…

Finger Lakes Top 10

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Check out everything that’s going on in the Finger Lakes Region

Local News

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Man who shot person in Ithaca located in Brooklyn

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James "Pip" Marshall has been sought by law enforcement since he shot a man in the leg in June in Ithaca's West Village Apartments.

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Cuomo: Common Core must be fixed

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Twenty percent of eligible students skipped the tests in April.

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NY updates emergency plans, dealing with oil trains

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As many as 44 100-car oil trains a week move through upstate New York.