Category: Hot News, State/National News

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Kalief Browder Commits Suicide after Being Jailed for Three Years at Rikers Island Without Trial

By Staff   After being jailed for three years at Rikers Island without ever being convicted of a crime, Kalief Browder killed himself...

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SCSD’s P-TECH Students Host Appreciation Dinner for Corporate Mentors

By Staff   Students from Syracuse City School District’s Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program recently...

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Beau Biden, Vice President’s Son and Former Attorney General of Delaware, Dies

By Staff   Joseph “Beau” Biden III, son of Vice President Joe Biden, Iraq war veteran, and the former attorney general of...

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Why Many Still Serve the Watchtower, Even After Discovering Their Lies

Op/Ed By Chris Stevenson   “Conveying hatred toward the only people that showed any real concern or friendship, just because...

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Miner Appoints New Office of Innovation Staff Members

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner has announced staff appointments for Syracuse’s newly-created Office of Innovation, a city press...

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Onondaga County DA Opens Investigation Into SPD’s Deputy Chief

By Staff   Onondaga County District Attorney William Fitzpatrick’s office has opened a criminal investigation into Syracuse Police...

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Assemblyman Sam Roberts to Head State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance

By Lisa Dumas   Updated: This article has been updated to reflect the fact that Sam Roberts’ Assembly seat could be filled in...

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SCSD Students Participate in SUNY ESF Environmental Challenge

By Staff   Seventh and eighth graders from Syracuse City School District middle schools have recently taken part in the 14th SUNY ESF...

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Legendary Guitarist B.B. King Dies at 89

By Staff   Legendary blues guitarist Riley B. King, also known as B.B. King, died Thursday, May 14, at the age of 89. King’s...

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Police Chief: Deceased Baby Found By School’s Nurse

By Staff   Syracuse Police Chief Frank Fowler and Syracuse City School District Superintendent Sharon Contreras held a press...