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Consumers, retailers face off over deep holiday discounts


Polls show shoppers, who got even bigger discounts closer to Christmas last year, are cautious with their spending and willing to wait for deals.

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Referees struggle with respect amid growing hostility


The founder of the National Association of Sports Officials is worried that recent violence against referees is hurting efforts to retain officials around the country.

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Studies show variety of deals, fresh offers among stores for holidays


Data from WalletHub surveys show around half of stores are repeating the same offers they used last year.

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Route 13 car accident Thanksgiving night


The Tompkins County Dispatch says Route 13 northbound from Stewart Park to Triphammer Road was closed from 7:50 p.m. to around 9:00 p.m.

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New Chapter House could open as early as next fall

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Officials involved with the rebuild of the Chapter House say they've had to scrap plans to step up their timetable.