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StoreDot Has Developed A Battery That Can Charge Your Phone In 30 Seconds

One of the biggest pains in the world is waiting for your cellphone to charge. It seems like it can take forever, but take a matter of minutes to drain the life out of it again. A company named StoreDot is looking to solve that problem for you. They designed a new battery for your smartphone that will charge in about 30 seconds to full strength.

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Winter Weather Advisory Tonight (12/2)

It's the Winter Weather Advisory we fear the most, sleet and freezing rain.  It not only makes for hazardous travel, but the threat of downed power lines and power outages. Click for the details on when and where.

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Tired Of Thanksgiving Leftovers?

Ok, who beside me stuffed themselves this Thanksgiving?  Leftovers?  Sure, we typically have them.  I don’t know about you, but I think I’ve had Thanksgiving leftovers every night since Thanksgiving Day. 

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Erin Hamlin Begins 10th Luge World Cup Season

Olympic Bronze medalist and Remsen native Erin Hamlin has begun the new Luge World Cup competition season.

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Utica Police Warning of IRS Scam Targeting 315 Area Code

Utica police are warning residents of an aggressive and sophisticated phone scam targeting taxpayers that has been making the rounds throughout the country and is now using a 315 area code.

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Mr. Edd Whips It With The Muppets Back In 1981

If you're a fan of local CNY music and live bands, you will remember Syracuse-based Mr. Edd, or more accurately their shenanigans! Just by the name alone, the band hints at their funny bone

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New York State Fair Tickets $3 on Cyber Monday

The New York State Fair is offering up a deal for Cyber Monday 2014. The fair has made general admission tickets to the 2015 fair available for $3 on Cyber Monday.

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Famous Musicians Who Correctly Predicted Their Own Death

Most of the time, famous musicians write about what they know: sex, drugs, girls.

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Why Should I Get Flu Shot? Here’s Why

I had my annual checkup the other day.  Always a lot of fun.  Blah blah blah, you need to lose weight, blah blah blah.  While I was there, I went ahead and got my flu shot.  I've gotten one every year for as long as I can remember.

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Rumor: Christoph Waltz is Playing Blofeld in ‘Bond 24’

It’s no secret that Academy Award winner Christoph Waltz has been cast as the main villain in the next James Bond adventure (which we’re all just calling ‘Bond 24’ for the moment). However, the exact nature of the role may have been revealed and, if it’s true, 007 fans all over the world will rejoice. Yes, it’s exactly what you think it is: Waltz may be playing Bond’s old arch-nemesis, Ernst Stravo Blofeld.

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Rome New York 2014 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

When is the Rome 2014 Christmas Tree lighting? We have the full details on one of your favorite holiday traditions. 

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Woman Has Driver’s License Photo Taken With Collander On Her Head

Here is a bit of craziness for your Wednesday afternoon just before Thanksgiving.  Apparently there is a woman in Utah who had her driver’s license picture taken while sporting the latest in colander head gear, using religion as her excuse. 

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