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Broome Riverbank Cleanup Planned

Organizers of an annual riverbank cleanup initiative our recruiting Broome County groups and individuals to participate in next month's project.

The Environmental Management Council will provide groups with supplies and make arrangements to have trash collected from cleanup sites

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Primary Election Day In New York State

Today is Primary Day in New York State. The polls in Broome and Tioga counties will be open from noon to 9 p.m.

Democrats will choose a candidate for governor. Andrew Cuomo, who is seeking a second four-year term, is facing two challengers: Law professor Zephyr Teachout and political activist Randy Credico

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Libous Doubts Astorino Can Beat Cuomo [AUDIO]

The Republican candidate for governor of New York isn't getting an endorsement from one of the GOP's Senate leaders.

Senator Thomas Libous of Binghamton says he'll vote for Rob Astorino but expects Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo will win a second term

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Bomb Squad Called To Endicott Fire Scene

A fire investigator was injured and a bomb squad was called after a raging blaze tore through an Endicott apartment complex.

The fire on Hillside Court - just south of West Main Street - was reported around 6:30 Sunday morning

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Libous: Residence Search “Politically Motivated”

New York State Senator Thomas Libous says he believes a search of his Binghamton residence was "politically motivated."

State and federal investigators were reported to have seized items belonging to Frances Libous, the senator's wife

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Festival Closes Downtown Binghamton Streets

A three-day outdoor festival sponsored by the Broome County Urban League is closing down two streets in downtown Binghamton.

Organizers of the Empire Festival say portions of Hawley Street and Washington Street will be shut down for vehicular traffic through Sunday evening

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Two Men Charged In Endicott Larceny Cases

Endicott police say two men suspected of stealing items from vehicles were taken into custody with assistance from Broome County sheriff's deputies.

Investigators say 18-year-old Jeremiah Hazen of the town of Union and 18-year-old Matthew Gordon of Endicott were charged with petit larceny and criminal possession of stolen property

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Jerry Markland- Getty Images

UPDATE: NASCAR’S Tony Stewart Hits and Kills Driver in Canandaigua Motorsports Park Race

UPDATE: Tony Stewart will not be behind the wheel of his Stewart- Haas NASCAR Sprint Cup car for the Cheez It 355 at Watkins Glen today. A very shaken Greg Zipadelli, team manager and competition director for Stewart -Haas, made the announcement at 10:20 this morning. Regan Smith will drive in place of Stewart in the number 14 car.

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Powell is Guilty of All Counts in Double Murder

The Binghamton man accused of killing his estranged wife and her friend last year in the Town of Binghamton is guilty on all counts.

After about a week and a half of testimony, Aaaron Powell, who did not attend any day of his trial, has been found guilty of murder and other counts

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This Is What Happens to an Adult When You Leave Him in a Hot Car [VIDEO]

There have been far too many stories in the news this summer about parents leaving their kids in the car while they go in and shop. This is not okay! We all know that a quick trip in the store can end up being much more than that.

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