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Smoky Fire Damages Binghamton East Middle School

A spectacular fire damaged a section of Binghamton's East Middle School.

The two-alarm blaze at the school at 167 East Frederick Street was reported around 2:45 p.m. July 23.

Initial reports indicated about 10 workers who were involved in a roofing project may have been trapped on top of the three-story building

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Chesapeake Conservancy
Chesapeake Conservancy

Virtual Tour of the Susquehanna

As you're driving or boating down the Susquehanna in the next few days, you might see something you haven't seen before.

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Patrick Lux-Getty Images
Patrick Lux-Getty Images

Microsoft Pushes Critical Update

Have you updated your Windows software lately? No? Do it now.

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Senator Thomas Libous in the studio during a "Binghamton Now" interview on September 5, 2014.  BOB JOSEPH/WNBF NEWS
Senator Thomas Libous in the studio during a "Binghamton Now" interview on September 5, 2014. BOB JOSEPH/WNBF NEWS

Libous Convicted of Lying to FBI Agents

State Senator Thomas Libous has been found guilty of lying to FBI agents when they interviewed him in 2010.

The verdict in the federal trial in White Plains was announced Wednesday afternoon.

United States Attorney Preet Bhrara announced the indictment of Libous on July 1, 2014

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

NYS Minimum Wage Could Jump to $15 For Some

A panel created by Governor Cuomo is recommending a $15 an hour minimum wage for fast-food chain restaurants in New York state.

The Cuomo wage board made the recommendation Wednesday afternoon. The state Department of Labor would have to authorize the action before it is implemented

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Arrest Made in Endwell Animal Abandonment/ Cruelty

A woman is in custody for allegedly abandoning 22 dogs and a cat in a condemned building in Endwell.

The dogs were discovered in filth in the basement of the home on Beckwith Avenue on July 8th

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Glenn Pitcher

Binghamton is Going ‘Insane’

If you’re a product of the 80’s, you might remember a little show called ‘Double Dare.’ I watched that show faithfully and dreamed of the day they’d pick me to be a contestant. I’d burn through the trivia questions and show them who was boss in the physical challenges and I’d dig through the larger than life nose filled with "booger Gak" like a pro.

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American Heart Association Logo

Heat Hard on Heart Health

The American Heart Association (AHA) reminds everyone that the heat and humidity in the summer season can be hard on your heart. Heat exhaustion and heat stroke not only can be dangerous...they can be deadly

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Tioga Downs photo
Tioga Downs photo

Tyre Wants No Casino Competitors

The owner of Tioga Downs, which has applied to New York State for a license to run a full-service casino, and Turning Stone Casino are protesting a request by a Finger Lakes Town Board for the state to establish a 90 mile buffer zone around the Lago Resort site in Tyre

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Photo provided by Jeff Kraham
Photo provided by Jeff Kraham

Cleanup Continues at Johnson City Collapse Site

Debris removal at the site of the garage collapse near UHS Wilson Medical Center in Johnson City may be completed later this week.

Several vehicles, including a Toyota Highlander owned by former Broome County executive Jeff Kraham, were destroyed when the top level of the parking deck fell Thursday afternoon

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