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Crews Remove Old Endwell Bridge

Construction workers have taken down the deteriorated Hooper Road bridge in the town of Union.

Crews removed the four-decade-old bridge that carried traffic over East Main Street in Endwell

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Andrew Burton/Getty Images

Cuomo, Hochul Prevail In Democratic Primary

Governor Andrew Cuomo has won the Democratic party nomination as he seeks a second, four-year term.

Cuomo received 62 percent of the vote in Tuesday's New York State primary. Fordham Law School professor Zephyr Teachout received 34 percent of the votes cast, while political activist Randy Credico received 3

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Libous Defeats Jones In GOP Senate Primary

State Senator Thomas Libous has won the Republican party nomination, defeating Tioga County businessman Denver Jones in a primary in the 52nd District.

Libous prevailed over Jones in Tuesday's GOP contest

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

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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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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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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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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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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